The Batman Who Laughs survived METAL and returns December 12 in a six issue mini series from writer Scott Snyder and artist Jock. Subscribers drop us a line if you’d like it added to your pull list.
At long last we’ve finally got copies of the Eisner award winning My Brother’s Husband volume 1 back in stock. Drop by the shop to check out the Eisner award winning Best U.S. Edition of International Material—Asia.
There’s not much better than seeing legendary Eisner award winning comic artist (and artist of Ash Ave Comics t-shirt) Geof Darrow’s art become a material, physical thing. #TheMatrix Blu-ray extras.
The Ash Ave Comic Book Club's fourth anniversary is this Sunday, we'll be discussing Frank Miller and Dave Gibbons’ epic The Life and Times of Martha Washington in the Twenty-First Century. Tonight at the shop at 6 PM!
Next Sunday at the shop Dr. Suzana Flores, Clinical Psychologist and commentator, will be speaking about her new book “Untamed: The Psychology of Marvel’s Wolverine.” In her book Dr. Flores explores the development of Wolverine from a minor character to a comic book icon, and how the torment inflicted on the character is an allegory for for resilience. The event is free and Dr. Flores will also have copies of the book for sale. The event kicks off at 6 PM on Sunday September 16, seating is limited and first come first serve, so let us know if you’ll need a seat reserved.
A low grade classic from DC’s Crisis on Multiple Earths storyline available in the shop now.
TONIGHT AT 8PM ★★★UNTIDY SECRETS STORYTELLING★★★
Untidy Secrets Storytelling is a monthly storytelling and zine swap event. Each month a new theme is selected from song lyrics. Storytellers interpret the theme in interesting and unexpected ways.
The theme for this months storytelling is: "Take This Job and Shove It". Storytellers this month:
Bill Ovid Boyles
★★★ This event is all ages and BYOB (though storytelling will have adult themes). Ash Avenue Comics & Books has some chairs available at first come first serve basis but feel free to bring your own chair or stand. Please contact Sarah Maria Rainier if you need a chair(s) reserved.
While Stranger Things May not return this Fall, Dark Horse Comics can tide you over with an all new series based on what the f happened to Will in the first season in the Upside Down. The first issue hits our shelves on September 26, subscription customers can drop us a line if they’d like it added to their pull list.
Happy 101st birthday to the King of comics, Jack Kirby!
Art: Alex Ross
Tomorrow night at the shop we’re discussing Transmetropolitan: Lust for Life, volume 2 of the classic Warren Ellis and Darick Robertson sci-go journo dystopian comic series. Per usual, the Ash Ave Comic Book Club kicks off at 6 PM.
Signed by Robert Kirkman, the Walking Dead 181 SDCC gate fold cover is in stock and available for purchase. There’s only one, so now holds, and first come first serve.
Back in stock and no reservations. Get this one before it’s a goner.
Graphic novels are good food for thought (and will actually leave you pining for a tasty meal). All Oishinbo volumes and Relish are back in stock.
Continuing on the theme of toys based on horror movies, we also received these three packs from Funko featuring characters from the recent IT film. Stop by and grab them before they float away. 🎈
Guillermo DelToro’s Pan’s Labyrinth Pop figures have arrived. ¡Espantoso!
Due to popular demand, we’ve restocked @drawnandquarterly’s Michael Deforge titles. Drop by the shop and check them out!
Our midnight release opening on Tuesday for FF #1 and Sandman Universe #1!
Tonight at the shop: Midnight release for Fantastic Four #1 and Sandman Universe #1. There’s a variety of variant covers for each issue available for cover price. Doors open at 11:50 tonight, see you in the shop!