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51st State Ultimate Edition by Portal Games Coming Soon to Gamefound

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Portal Games announced the 51st State Ultimate Edition is coming soon to Gamefound and will included new content with the crowdfunding campaign The campaign launches in February 2022 with component upgrades, reprints of hard-to-find content, and a new expansion, No Man’s Land, designed by Ignacy Trzewiczek. 51st State was originally published in 2010, and was a breakout success for Portal Games. Set in the same universe as the fan favorite Neuroshima Hex , 51st State offered players a new way to fight for resources in the wastelands of America. The release of the 51st State Master Set in 2016 brought together the core game and both the original expansions, Winter and New Era in one box with an all-new look and improved gameplay. Three additional expansions have since been released for the Master Set, growing the line to a fan favorite. Portal Games wants to give players the definitive experience they deserve with the 51st State Ultimate Edition.  The 51st State Ultimate Edition coming

Featured Review: @TopCow Rise of the Magi #3 @Marc_Silvestri @SumeyyeKesgin1 @TheThirdG

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Rise of the Magi #3 The wall between the world of man and the world of magic has cracked. Two realities never meant to coexist are bleeding into each other with terrifying results. Unimaginable horrors that belong there have come here. But as Asa and his gang of thieves and murderers have discovered, horrors from the world of men have entered the realm of magic. And that may prove to be far, far worse.

deviantART Picks Thursday 8/21/2014 Edition #GuardiansoftheGalaxy #PoisonIvy #HarleyQuinn

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Somehow I forgot what day it was yesterday and instead of just posting Mon and Tues on Tuesday I posted Wednesday instead. Oh well there is always next week. Here are the  deviantART  Picks for 08/21/2014. Every Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday I highlight artists work that I follow on deviantART. The picks can include; fan art, covers, pinups, colorists, inkers, digital rendering, and occasionally 3D modeling. Today we have a total of 5 deviantART picks. If you are an artist and would like to be featured in a future post, post your deviantART ID in the comments section below. Last 4 Picks deviantART Daily Picks: 8/12/2014 deviantART Daily Picks: 8/13/2014 deviantART Daily Picks: 8/14/2014 deviantART Picks Wednesday 8/20/2014 Edition

Exclusive Preview @OSSMCOMICS Separators #1 @ExplodingBullet @Xenoglyphs

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Before you go out next Wednesday and spend your hard earned cash at your local Comic Shop, check out the Preview for OSSM Comics' Separators #1 ;

@BOOMStudios Heads to @BaltimoreComics Con for their First East Coast Convention in 2014

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BOOM! Studios Heads to Baltimore Comic-Con for their First East Coast Convention in 2014 BALTIMORE, MARYLAND - August 21, 2014 - Award-winning comic book publisher BOOM! Studios is excited to announce it will return to the city of Orioles, crab cakes, and The Wire this year to once again exhibit at Baltimore Comic-Con, which will take place at the Baltimore Convention Center in Maryland, during the weekend of September 5-7.

@deviantART Picks Wednesday 8/20/2014 Edition #AttackOnTitan #SailorMoon #TMNT

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Here are the  deviantART  Picks for 08/18/2014-08/20/2014. Every Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday I highlight artists work that I follow on deviantART. The picks can include; fan art, covers, pinups, colorists, inkers, digital rendering, and occasionally 3D modeling. Today we have a total of 19 deviantART picks. If you are an artist and would like to be featured in a future post, post your deviantART ID in the comments section below. Last 4 Picks deviantART Daily Picks: 8/11/2014 deviantART Daily Picks: 8/12/2014 deviantART Daily Picks: 8/13/2014 deviantART Daily Picks: 8/14/2014

Early Preview of @ImageComics Blue Estate Hardcover by Viktor Kalvachev & Kosta Yanev

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CRIME AND GLITZ GO HAND-IN-HAND IN BLUE ESTATE 12-issue series gets hardcover collection in September The entirety of BLUE ESTATE, the sharply satirical crime Image Comics series created by Viktor Kalvachev and Kosta Yanev, is now being collected into a deluxe oversized hardcover edition in September. As dueling crime families battle in the glitziest and grittiest parts of Los Angeles, Rachel Maddox tries to disentangle her life from her abusive action-hero husband in this Eisner Award-nominated tale of desperate starlets, suspiciously macho actors, bungling mobsters, and hapless private dicks.

@DynamiteComics Launches New DRM-Free Digital Comics Program @BaltimoreComics

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Baltimore Comic-Con Exhibitor Dynamite Entertainment Launches New DRM-Free Digital Comics Program  New Digital Initiative Benefits Comic Book Legal Defense Fund BALTIMORE, MARYLAND - August 20, 2014 - Dynamite Entertainment - one of Baltimore Comic-Con's Premiere Publishers, will have quite a few announcements in the upcoming days - from Exclusive Covers to Creators at their booths. Come to the Baltimore Comic-Con on Friday, September 5th through Sunday, September 7th at the Baltimore Convention Center and visit Dynamite Entertainment in Booth #2005! We're happy to share their announcement launching the Dynamite Digital DRM Free Comics.

#Unboxing Video: @Lootcrate August 2014 #HEROES @OriginalFunko @FunkoPOPvinyl

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I got my August 2014 Loot Crate in the mail today so I decided to do a little unboxing goodness. You can check out my oh so awesome video taken with my epic Nokia Lumia 920 Windows 8 Phone for my August Loot Crate below. With great power comes great responsibility. You didn't think we'd let the bad guys have all the glory. This month we have assembled an awesome collection that celebrates the good guys. Items in our crate draw from  HEROES  in both geek & gamer lore, and thanks to a partnership with our friends at Funko, you'll get a very special exclusive POP! collectible that you will not find ANYWHERE else. Last but not least, our custom box last month was so well received that you'll get another surprise when you open your August one!

Preview @ImageComics for 8/20/14 @TopCow @Skybound @ShadowlineComic

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Before you go out Wednesday and spend your hard earned cash at your local Comic Shop, check out Previews for Image Comics'  Artifacts #38 , Dark Engine #2 ,  Fade Out #1 , Manifest Destiny #9 , Peter Panzerfaust #20 , Supreme Blue Rose #2 , Trees #4 , The Wicked + The Divine #3 , &  Umbral #8 ;

Preview @ComicsTitan The First Kingdom Vol 5 by Jack Katz

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Before you go out next Wednesday and spend your hard earned cash at your local Comic Shop, check out the Preview for Titan Comics'  The First Kingdom Vol 5 ;

Featured Review @TopCow Death Vigil #2 @stjepansejic @TopCowMatt @ImageComics

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Death Vigil #2 Clara Jenkins never had many friends. Then she joined Death Vigil...and she gained many friends. The end! Oh...and of course there is that whole small print deal about the League of Necromancers who aligned themselves with a world-devouring enemy of all life, can summon unholy abominations to do their bidding, and seek to destroy the vigil above all else... 

@BaltimoreComics Harvey Awards Host Michael Uslan & Keynote Speaker @GailSimone Announced

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Join Host Michael Uslan at the Harvey Awards! BALTIMORE, MARYLAND - August 16, 2014 - On Saturday night, September 6th, the comic book industry, including professionals, retailers, and fans, will gather at the Hyatt Regency Baltimore to honor the 2014 Harvey Award Nominees for 2013 comic work and present the Harveys to their recipients. This is an exciting evening, highlighted by our host Michael Uslan, Originator and Executive Producer of the dark and serious Batman film franchise, from 1989's "Batman" through "The Dark Knight Trilogy" to the upcoming "Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice."

Early Preview of @ImageComics Penny Dora #1 @MichaelStockPTP @parttimepunks @SinaGrace

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PENNY DORA & THE WISHING BOX OPENS UP AN ALL-AGES ADVENTURE An all-new fantasy adventure arrives wrapped in a mysterious box Once upon a time, “Part Time Punks” DJ and writer Michael Stock and artist Sina Grace (BURN THE ORPHANAGE, LI’L DEPRESSED BOY) conjured up a story about the ever-curious Penny Dora and the unexpected gift that arrives on her doorstep in PENNY DORA & THE WISHING BOX. This new fantasy adventure series will begin in November from Image Comics with a special 28-page first issue.

Exclusive Preview @OSSMCOMICS Thaniel & Xenoglyphs TPB @ExplodingBullet @Xenoglyphs

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Thaniel , is a mature rated title that launched the new initiative at OSSM, and comes in Trade Paperback form this Halloween for only $12.99! Following the story of a young man that discovers he's the son of Death himself, The Grim Reaper, Thaniel embarks on a journey full of sacrifice. It's a can't miss title and perfect for the spooky holiday. Xenoglyphs , is an all ages title, and their original our sold out series that follows 3 best friends who have been trained since birth to keep 9 elemental stones from falling into the wrong hands. Anubis is back, and he needs the Xenoglyphs to bring the world under his control, with Steven, Dom, and Jennifer being the only ones who can stop him. For only $12.99, pick up this collection of the first six issues, just in time for our relaunching of the title this November with The Separators #1 ! Before you follow our new series, pick up our first smash hit all in one volume!

Early Preview of @ImageComics Spread #3 @Justin_Jordan @kstrahm

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SPREAD KEEPS GROWING, NEW ARTWORK REVEALED Preview of the hit sci-fi series released Justin Jordan (DEAD BODY ROAD, LUTHER STRODE) and Kyle Strahm’s (HACK/SLASH, HAUNT) SPREAD will up the stakes further in the third issue of the hit new sci-fi series about a nefarious viral growth that has almost completely taken over the world. The only light in the darkness comes from No, a man driven to protect a child who may hold the secret to fighting back against the spread. Standing in their way are marauders, bandits, disasters, and, of course, the lethal spread. In issue #3, it’s chow time in Fat Jack's Cannibal CafĂ© and readers are invited.