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Comic books May 2003

  • Issue #1339
    2000 AD (1977 IPC/Fleetway) UK 1339

    May 7, 2003. All color except for Caballistics, Inc. and A.B.C. Warriors. Features include Judge Dredd in "Hard Day's Night" part 1 (script by Robbie Morrison, art by P. Goddard and Dylan Teague), Caballistics, Inc. in "Breaking Out" part 3 (script by Gordon Rennie, art by Dom Reardon), Interceptor part 3 (script by Ian Edginton, art by Steve Pugh), A.B.C. Warriors in "The Shadow Warriors" book 1, part 4 (script by Pat Mills, art by Carlos Ezquerra), and Snow/Tiger in "Pax Americana" part 4 (script by Andy Diggle, art by Andy Clarke). Clint Langley cover.

  • Issue #1340
    2000 AD (1977 IPC/Fleetway) UK 1340

    May 14, 2003. All color except for Caballistics, Inc. and A.B.C. Warriors. Features include Judge Dredd in "Hard Day's Night" part 2 (script by Robbie Morrison, art by P. Goddard and Dylan Teague), Caballistics, Inc. in "Breaking Out" part 4 (script by Gordon Rennie, art by Dom Reardon), Interceptor part 4 (script by Ian Edginton, art by Steve Pugh), A.B.C. Warriors in "The Shadow Warriors" book 1 part 5 (script by Pat Mills, art by Carlos Ezquerra). and Snow/Tiger in "Pax Americana" part 5 (script by Andy Diggle, art by Andy Clarke). Ian Gibson cover.

  • Issue #1341
    2000 AD (1977 IPC/Fleetway) UK 1341

    May 21, 2003. All color except for A.B.C. Warriors. Features include Judge Dredd in "Hard Day's Night" part 9 (script by Robbie Morrison, art by P. Goddard and Dylan Teague), A.B.C. Warriors in "The Shadow Warriors" book 1 part 6 (script by Pat Mills, art by Carlos Ezquerra), Interceptor part 5 (script by Ian Edginton, art by Steve Pugh), and Snow/Tiger in "Pax Americana" part 6 (script by Andy Diggle, art by Andy Clarke). Cover by Clarke and Chris Blythe.

  • Issue #1342
    2000 AD (1977 IPC/Fleetway) UK 1342

    May 28, 2003. All color except for Future Shocks. Features include Judge Dredd in "Revenge of the Chief Judge's Man" part 1 (script by John Wagner, art by John Burns), Future Shocks: "Bad Thoughts" (script by Richard McTighe, art by Leigh Gallagher), Interceptor part 6 (script by Ian Edginton, art by Steve Pugh), Lobster Random in"No Gain, No Pain" part 1 (script by Simon Spurrier, art by Carl Critchlow), and Snow/Tiger in "Pax Americana" part 7 (script by Andy Diggle, art by Andy Clarke). Boo Cook cover.

  • Issue #7
    21 Down (2002) 7

    WRITTEN BY JIMMY PALMIOTTI AND JUSTIN GRAY; ART BY JESÚS SAÍZ AND PALMIOTTI; PAINTED COVER BY JOE JUSKO. A new story arc and jumping-on point for new readers begins here! Join the adventures of Preston Kills, tattoo artist and reluctant super-hero, as he teams with rogue FBI agent Mickey Rinaldi in a desperate search to uncover the secret of Herod, a mysterious entity that grants super-powers to children...only to kill them on their 21st birthday. 32 pages, full color. Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #1
    411 (2003) 1
    Published May 2003 by Marvel.

    Introduction by Dr. Arun Gandhi. Stories by Mark Millar and Frank Quitely, Chuck Austen and Phil Winslade, David Rees and Tony Salmons. 32 pages, full color. Cover price $3.50.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    5 is the Perfect Number GN (2003) 1-1ST

    1st printing. By Igort. This is a Mafioso revenge story set in the mean streets of Italy in the 1970s, when a young handsome hitman is killed and his elderly mob father comes out of retirement to hunt down the murderer. Moody and grim tones of blue and black make this a crime story with a sophisticated twist. Softcover, 9-in. x 12-in., 176 pages, 2C. Cover price $19.95.

  • Issue #801
    Action Comics (1938 DC) 801
    Published May 2003 by DC.

    WRITTEN BY JOE KELLY; ART BY TOM RANEY AND SCOTT HANNA; COVER BY DAVID BULLOCK. Look up in the sky! It's a bird, it's a plane, no...it's NOT Superman! It's a new terror that turns regular people into new metahumans, and it may be the beginning of something even more sinister. Featuring a guest appearance by Girl 13. FC, 32 PG. Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #614
    Adventures of Superman (1987) 614

    WRITTEN BY JOE CASEY; ART BY DEREC AUCOIN; COVER BY KEVIN NOWLAN. "In the Grip of the Hollow Men!" Part 1. A secret government project gone awry, Heroville is an idyllic town where everyone's got a super-power and all is right with the world...until the Hollow Men arrive. Who are these mysterious men? And what do they want with the Man of Steel? FC, 32 PG. Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #17
    Age of Bronze (1998) 17
    Published May 2003 by Image.

    Cover art by Eric Shanower. Untitled story, script and art by Eric Shanower; What do you do when god tells you to kill your child? High King Agamemnon has a dreadful choice to make--either sacrifice his daughter's life and take the army to Troy, or spare her and betray his allies. At last, the episode of the Trojan War that readers have been asking for--the Sacrifice of Iphigenia. This critically acclaimed series tells the complete story of the world-famous War at Troy, freshly retold for the 21st century. 28 pgs. $3.50. Cover price $3.50.

  • Issue #9
    Agent X (2002) 9

    Cover by UDON. Written by Buddy Scalera. Art by Mitch Breitweiser and Mark McKenna. Part 2 of a 2-part story. First you laugh, then you'll cry. Laugh along with Agent X as he cuts off his enemy's hands Ö twice! Then cry for our hero as he sinks a boatload of his own money. 32 PGS. FC Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #10
    Agent X (2002) 10

    Cover by Juan Bobillo & Marcelo Sosa. Written by Evan Dorkin. Art by Juan Bobillo & Marcelo Sosa. Part 1 of 2! What will Agent X do when he's hired to kill a man who wants to die but can't be killed? And why's that funny? 32 PGS. FC Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #2
    Agents (2003) 2
    Published May 2003 by Image.

    (W) Kevin Gunstone (A) Ben Dunn (Cover) Ben Dunn BW 32pp $2.95 Six-issue monthly finite series In stores the week of May 28th The Concept: From the ashes of nuclear devastation wrought on the cities of Washington and Moscow thirty years ago, a planet-wide protectorate was formed in Britain called The Agency. The Agency enforce their own brand of defensive guardianship through espionage and counteraction, but not all of the Earth is united in this New World Order, as individual countries, states and rival organizations threaten to undermine and destroy all The Agency stand for. This Issue: In the backstreets of London's Soho, agent Lady Pippa and new recruit Douglas Chance search for the missing scientist Mike 70. When Pippa's involved, though, seduction is also high on the agenda. Meanwhile, in the jungles of South America, superspy Nigel Cord trails the villainous Professor Daedalus. However, Cord soon finds he isn't the only one doing the stalking as he is hunted by the C.A.B.A.L.'s top female assassin, the murderous Kristal Veil! Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #1
    Aim to Dazzle (2003) 1

    by Dean Haspiel Aim To Dazzle marks the return of cavalier vagabond, Billy Dogma, in the post-disaster adventure chronicles of the last romantic hero! Plus: "Aim to Dazzle," "Little by Small," "Ice Man," "Pinata," "Closet Shut-In," "No Matter What," and anthology favorites "The Big To Do" and "The Y2-401-Special-K Problem." Co-published by Alternative Comics and Top Shelf Productions. MATURE READERS PC, 32pg $3.50 Cover price $3.50.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Alan Moore Portrait of an Extraordinary Gentleman SC (2003) 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Edited by Gary Spencer Millidge. Introduction by Terry Gilliam. Featuring specially created comic strips, illustrations, stories, essays, articles, personal tributes, photographs, and lots more, including new and rarely seen interviews, a new biography, and many other surprises. Over 100 contributors including Michael Moorcock, Neil Gaiman, Dave Gibbons, Will Eisner, and others! Softcover, 6-in. x 8-in., 272 pages, PC/PB&W. Cover price $14.99.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Alan Moore's Another Suburban Romance GN (2003 Avatar) B&W Edition 1-1ST

    B&W Edition - 1st printing. Written by Alan Moore. Art by Juan Jose Ryp. Not to be missed, Alan Moore's performance works that make up the play Another Suburban Romance are collected and lavishly illustrated as full sequential stories in this graphic novel. Comprised of three major pieces, adapted from Moore's original presentations by frequent collaborator Antony (The Courtyard) Johnston, this original graphic novel is completely illustrated by the Spanish sensation Juan Jose Ryp. Running from the 1920's Chicago-style killings in Old Gangsters Never Die, to the ruminations on modern life in the namesake piece Another Suburban Romance, this powerful work is one that no Alan Moore fan will want to miss! Softcover, 64 pages, B&W. Mature Readers Cover price $7.95.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Alan Moore's Writing for Comics GN (2003 Avatar) 1-1ST

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    Volume 1 - 1st printing. By Alan Moore, Juan Jose Ryp, & Jacen Burrows. Cover by Juan Jose Ryp. The master of comic book writing shares his thoughts on how to deliver a top-notch script! The main essay was originally written in 1985 and appeared in an obscure British fanzine, right as Moore was reshaping the landscape of modern comics, and has been tragically lost ever since. Now Avatar brings it back in print, collected for the first time as one graphic novel, and heavily illustrated by Jacen Burrows. Alan Moore also provides a brand new essay on how his thoughts on writing have changed in the two decades since he first wrote it. For fans of Moore's work, new writers, or anyone who wants a peak behind the mental curtain of one of the greatest living writers, this is a can't-miss book! Softcover, 48 pages, B&W. Cover price $5.95.

  • Issue #20
    Alias (2001 Marvel) 20
    Published May 2003 by Marvel.

    Written by Brian Michael Bendis. Art by Michael Gaydos. Cover by David Mack. "The Underneath", Parts 5 (of 6) Jessica continues to dig deeper into the disappearance of Mattie Franklin, the young Spider-Woman who invaded her home in these TWO concluding chapters of "THE UNDERNEATH". But when an unexpected player also takes interest in the case, Jessica is in for the shock of her life! 32 pages, full color. Parental Advisory, Explicit Content Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #24
    Alter Ego (1999 Magazine) 24

    Issue #24 focuses on Mutants and Meskin! First up, the 1975 Uncanny X-Men as Stan Lee, Dave Cockrum, Chris Claremont, Len Wein, and Mike Friedrich discuss the rebirth of Marvel's merry mutants in a selection of special interviews complemented with classic and unseen art! Then, Golden Age great Mort Meskin, one of the 1940's finest artists (Johnny Quick, Fighting Yank, Black Terror), is profiled by his sons Peter and Philip, and fellow legend Alex Toth. Plus, seldom-glimpsed art by Jerry Robinson; FCA with C.C. Beck, Marc Swayze, and friends; Michael T. Gilbert and Mr. Monster; Bill Schelly; and more, all behind never-before-seen color covers by Dave Cockrum (X-Men) and Mort Meskin (Vigilante)! (TwoMorrows Publishing) Magazine, 108pg, b&w $5.95 Cover price $5.95.

  • Issue #2003
    Alternative Comics FCBD (2003) 2003
    Tags: FCBD (part 2003)

    Stories and art by Nick Bertozzi, James Kochalka, Josh Neufeld, Dean Haspiel, and Steven Weissman. Black and white; 32 pages. Cover by Weissman. Mature Readers.

  • Issue #51
    Amazing Spider-Man (1998 2nd Series) 51

    Cover pencils by J. Scott Campbell, inks by Tim Townsend. "Digger," script by J. Michael Straczynski, pencils by John Romita, Jr., inks by Scott Hanna; In July 3, 1957, thirteen Mafia bosses and lieutenants meet in Las Vegas to peacefully resolve their differences; Missing is Morris Forelli who sends four gunmen to murder the thirteen, then bury the bodies in a mass grave in the Nevada Desert; In April 3, 2003, the US military tests a pocket gamma bomb in the Nevada Desert. After detonation, a creature crawls out of the ground; Meanwhile, Peter and MJ have dinner and get reacquainted; The creature journeys to New York, killing a train yard security guard, then crashes a meeting between a pimp and two of Morris Forelli's men, killing the mobsters and destroying the building to send a message. 36 pgs., full color. $2.25. Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #2004
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    Annual 2004 - Includes Activity games, a crossword puzzles. Hardcover, 8-in. x 11-in., 64 pages, full color. NOTE: Published by Pedigree Book

  • Vol. 123 #5
    Analog Science Fiction/Science Fact (1960) Vol. 123 #5

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    May 2003. Cover by David A. Hardy. Stories: "Shootout at the Nokai Corral"(Conclusion) by Rajnar Vajra, "The Immortality Plague" by Steven Bratman, "The Monopole Affair" by Ken Wharton, "The Death Addict" by Larry Niven, "The Day the Track Stood Still" by John C. Bodin and Ron Collins, and "A Good Offense" by Don D'Ammassa. Science Fact article: "The Search for Extraterrestrial Oceans" by Richard A. Lovett. Probability Zero article: "Get Me to the Job on Time" by Ian Randal Strock. Softcover, 5.5-in. x 7.5-in.; 144 pages, B&W. Cover price $3.50.

  • Issue #1105
    Animerica (1992) 1105
    Published May 2003 by Viz.

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    Anime & Manga Monthly - anime, games, model kits, toys. The ultimate magazine for anime fans! This issue: Hayao Miyazaki's Castle in the Sky - The Master Director's Most High-Flying Adventure Comes to DVD! Also featuring: Fruits Basket; Descendants of Darkness; Crusher Joe. Plus: Free Poster Inside! And: Win The Art of Spirited Away. Magazine, 96 pages, full color. Cover price $4.95.

  • Issue #605
    Animerica Extra (1999) 605

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    First Manga anthology translated into English and published by Viz. Includes chapters from Video Girl Ai: Image; Banana Fish: Good Mourning To You; Short Program 2: Just Before Spring, Part 1; Revolutionary Girl Utena: To Bud, Part 6; Marionette Generation: Somewhere Before…; Marionette Generation: Wha-?; Fushigi Yugi The Mysterious Play: A Hazardous Bargain; Steam Detectives: Megamation Crash! Goriki Vs. Goriki!? 160 pages, B&W. Cover price $4.95.

  • Issue #4
    Aquaman (2003 4th Series) 4

    WRITTEN BY RICK VEITCH, ART BY YVEL GUICHET, JOSH HOOD, MARK PROPST, AND SEAN PARSONS; COVER BY GUICHET AND PROPST. Aquaman and Tempest reunite for the first time since the former Sea King's trial. Tempest wants to show his magic power to his adoptive father and hatches a plan to sneak Aquaman into post-Obsidian Age Atlantis...by turning them both into fish! But when his spell goes awry, it might condemn the duo to life in their new bodies...permanently! FC, 32 PG.$2.50 Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #2003
    Aquaman Secret Files (1998) 2003

    WRITTEN BY RICK VEITCH, STEVE CONLEY, AND VARIOUS; ART BY NORM BREYFOGLE, DARRYL BANKS, ROB HAYNES, CARLOS PACHECO, YVEL GUICHET, MIKE KALUTA, P. CRAIG RUSSELL, SAL VELLUTO, JOHN TOTLEBEN, TOM NGUYEN, DENNIS JANKE, AND VARIOUS; COVER BY ALEX MALEEV In stores March 26. An all-new special showcasing the exiled King of the Seas! Springing from the events in the thrilling new AQUAMAN ongoing series, discover how Vulko navigates the stormy waters of politics in the new Atlantis (written by Rick Veitch with art by Norm Breyfogle & Dennis Janke). Plus, the sea changes in Atlantean society since the Obsidian Age have unexpected consequences (written by Steve Conley, with art by Darryl Banks); and Profile Pages detail the history of Aquaman, his new powers, his friends and his foes with art by Carlos Pacheco, Yvel Guichet, P. Craig Russell, Sal Velluto, John Totleben, Tom Nguyen, Rob Haynes, Mike Kaluta and more! FC, 48 PG $4.95 Cover price $4.95.

  • Issue #533
    Archie (1943) 533

    Cover by Stan Goldberg & Bob Smith. Stories by Greg Crosby, George Gladir, Craig Boldman and John Albano. Art by Stan Goldberg & Bob Smith and Fernando Ruiz & Rudy Lapick. Infatuated with film noir mysteries, Archie becomes a bogus Bogart when he drifts into dreamland...and his first case is to find Veronica's missing diamond bracelet in "The Mystery of the Missing Bracelet"! Plus Archie in: "Going the Distance" (1 page); "Slick Trick"; and "A Date in Doubt"! 32 pages, full color. Cover price $2.19.

  • Issue #68
    Archie and Friends (1991) 68

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    by Dan Parent & Rex Lindsey "So You Wanna' Be a Superstar": Guest-Starring Frankie Valdez & Maria Rodriguez! The hills or Riverdale are alive... with the sound of music! That's right, auditions for "American Superstar" ? the show where singers either "hit a high note" or get voted off the show-have come to Riverdale! Naturally, Frankie, Brigitte and The Archies are ready to sing their hearts out, but only a few finalists will make it to the show. Who will sing the victory song and who will go home singing the blues? FC, 32pg$2.19 Cover price $2.19.

  • Issue #1
    Archie FCBD (2003) 1
    Tags: FCBD (part 2003)

    A young fan of Archie comics magically finds himself in Riverdale, where he sets about fixing everyones dysfunctional relationships. The trouble is, thats what makes the comics so interesting. Also includes an application for the Riverdale Talent Search. Written by Angelo DeCesare, with art by Jeff Shultz and Al Milgrom. 32 pages. Cover by Shultz and Henry Scarpelli.

  • Issue #141
    Archie's Double Digest (1982) 141

    by Various Double your pages, double your Archie and double your fun in this double digest full of new stories and classic tales! Digest, FC$3.59 Cover price $3.59.

  • Issue #74
    Archie's Pals 'n' Gals Double Digest (1995) 74

    by Various The spotlight is on the wonderful cast of Archie supporting characters, in this double digest featuring new stories and classic tales. Digest, FC $3.59 Cover price $3.59.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Art of X2 HC (2003 Newmarket Press) The Collector's Edition 1-1ST

    1st printing. Illustrated with over 200 stills and conceptual drawings, including the complete screenplay, this book stands as a visually stunning, behind-the-scenes tour through the production of the spectacular X-Men 2 feature film. Hardcover, 9-in. x 10-in., 256 pages, full color. Cover price $40.00.

  • Issue #1A-1ST
    Art of X2 SC (2003) 1A-1ST

    Blue Cover - 1st printing. Illustrated with over 200 stills and conceptual drawings, including the complete screenplay, this book stands as a visually stunning, behind-the-scenes tour through the production of the spectacular X-Men 2 feature film. Softcover, 9-in. x 10-in., 160 pages, PC/PB&W Cover price $19.95.

  • Issue #1B-1ST
    Art of X2 SC (2003) 1B-1ST

    Red Cover - 1st printing. Illustrated with over 200 stills and conceptual drawings, including the complete screenplay, this book stands as a visually stunning, behind-the-scenes tour through the production of the spectacular X-Men 2 feature film. Softcover, 9-in. x 10-in., 160 pages, PC/PB&W Cover price $19.95.

  • Issue #1-1ST
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    1st printing. Illustrated with over 200 stills and conceptual drawings, including the complete screenplay, this book stands as a visually stunning, behind-the-scenes tour through the production of the spectacular X-Men 2 feature film. Softcover, 9-in. x 10-in., 256 pages, full color.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Artesia TPB (2003 2nd Edition) Book of Dooms 1-1ST

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    2nd Edition - Volume 1 - 1st printing. "Artesia!" Collects Artesia (1999) #1-6. Story and art by Mark Smylie. A Captain. Her King. Her company. Their choices. Their consequences. The First Book of Dooms. Softcover, 192 pages, full color. Mature Readers Cover price $24.95.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Asterix and the Class Act HC (2003 Sterling Edition) 1-1ST

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    Sterling (Orion) Edition - 1st printing. Written by Rene Goscinny. Art by Albert Uderzo. This collection of 14 short stories follows the historical, lighthearted adventures of the wily Gallic hero, Asterix, and his friends who protect their town from dastardly Roman legionnaires. Hardcover, 8 1/2-in. x 11 1/4-in., 56 pages, full color. Cover price $12.95.

  • Issue #1-REP
    Asterix and the Class Act HC (2003 Sterling Edition) 1-REP

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    Sterling (Orion) Edition - 2nd and later printings. Written by Rene Goscinny. Art by Albert Uderzo. This collection of 14 short stories follows the historical, lighthearted adventures of the wily Gallic hero, Asterix, and his friends who protect their town from dastardly Roman legionnaires. Hardcover, 8 1/2-in. x 11 1/4-in., 56 pages, full color. Cover price $12.95.

  • Issue #15-1ST
    Astro Boy TPB (2002-2004 Dark Horse Digest) 15-1ST

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    Volume 15 - 1st printing. Story and art by Osamu Tezuka. With the rapidly expanding explosion of manga and anime, the vast creative and spiritual influence of the late, great Osamu Tezuka is being recognized worldwide, the skill, depth, and humanity of his storytelling placing him among the giants of the comics medium. Astro Boy is the action/adventure archetype for the 21st century, an action-packed roller-coaster ride for all ages imbued with humor, warmth, and wry commentary on humanity in the technological age. Softcover, 5in. x 7-in., 232 pages, B&W. Cover price $9.95.

  • Issue #65
    Avengers (1997 3rd Series) 65

    Painted cover by J. G. Jones. "Red Zone: Part One Panic Attack," script by Geoff Johns, pencils by Olivier Copiel, inks by Andy Lanning; A cloud of red dust spreads in Mount Rushmore National Park. Everyone who comes into contact contracts a fatal illness. The Avengers rush in to help, despite the efforts of the US Army. 36 pgs., full color. $2.25. Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #100
    Azrael Agent of the Bat (1995) 100

    WRITTEN BY DENNIS O'NEIL; ART BY SERGIO CARIELLO; COVER BY MIKE ZECK AND JERRY ORDWAY Pulse-pounding final issue! It's the end for AZRAEL: AGENT OF THE BAT. But what does the future hold for Jean Paul Valley ? Azrael ? and the legacy of the Angel of Redemption? The clock has been ticking for our hero since he contracted his mysterious malady...but will a possible cure be worse than the disease? FC, 32 PG. $2.95 Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Barnum In Secret Service to the USA HC (2003 DC/Vertigo) 1-1ST

    1st printing. Written by Howard Chaykin and David Tischman. Art and cover by Niko Henrichon. Circus showman P.T. Barnum becomes a secret agent for the U.S. government in this original VERTIGO graphic novel. When brilliant inventor Nikola Tesla and a cadre of the world's richest men plot to destroy America, Barnum and his right-hand man Bailey assemble a team of the wildest circus freaks on the planet to moonlight as government secret agents. Hardcover, 128 pages, full color. MATURE READERS Cover price $29.95.

  • Issue #4-1ST
    Bastard GN (2002-2003 Viz) 1st Edition 4-1ST

    1st Edition - Volume 4 - 1st printing. Story and art by Kazushi Hagiwara. Bastard!! Heavy Metal/Dark Fantasy! - In a postapocalyptic world of heavy metal fantasy, the only thing able to save humans from orcs, lizard men, and other monsters is something even more evil. Sealed within a 14-year-old boy, the chaotic wizard Dark Schneider is unleashed to fight four mighty generals and their plot to resurrect an evil god! Wielding the legendary Sword of Lightning and ultra-high-level elemental magic, Arshes Nei and her armies are poised to devastate the kingdom of Metallicana, and only D.S. stands in her way. But can there be any doubt of the outcome when the prophet's crystal ball has already showed a vision of Dark Schneider... dead?! Softcover, 5 1/2-in. x 8-in., 208 pages, B&W. MATURE READERS NOTE: These are American-style GNs and are meant to be read left-to-right. Cover price $12.95.

  • Issue #38
    Batgirl (2000 1st Series) 38
    Published May 2003 by DC.

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    WRITTEN BY ANDERSEN GABRYCH; ART BY JEFF PARKER AND ROBERT CAMPANELLA; COVER BY CLIFF CHIANG In stores March 19. By special guest team Jeff Parker (ROBIN, The Interman) and newcomer Andersen Gabrych! Batman has forbidden Batgirl from going on missions with Spoiler. So what's a girl to do when her best friend shows up ready for action? The results of their escapades will have huge repercussions on both characters' lives! FC, 32 PG. $2.50 Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #4
    Batgirl Year One (2003) 4
    Published May 2003 by DC.

    WRITTEN BY SCOTT BEATTY AND CHUCK DIXON; ART AND COVER BY MARCOS MARTIN AND ALVARO LOPEZ Batgirl is kidnapped ? by Batman and Robin?! Gotham's latest hero has fallen into the clutches of the Dynamic Duo, and they mean to show her the business ? the business of fighting crime, that is! See Batgirl make her historic first visit to the ultra-secret Batcave! Watch as Alfred shows his disapproval ? but is it about bringing her there, or is there a greater concern? And catch your breath as her secret identity is compromised forever! FC, 32 PG. (4 OF 9) $2.95 Cover price $2.95.

  • Issue #613
    Batman (1940) 613
    Tags: Batman Hush (part 6)
    Published May 2003 by DC.
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    WRITTEN BY JEPH LOEB; ART AND COVER BY JIM LEE AND SCOTT WILLIAMS A new arc of "Hush" begins! A perfect evening out on the town for Bruce and Selina takes a turn for the deadly when Harley Quinn hits Gotham City. And if Harley's back, can the Joker be far behind? Just when you thought Loeb & Lee might have run out of twists, wait until you read the last page! For more information, see the feature article. FC, 32 PG. $2.25 Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #613DFSIGNED
    Batman (1940) 613DFSIGNED
    Batman (1940) #613DFSIGNED
    Tags: Batman
    Published May 2003 by DC.

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    Dynamic Forces Signed Edition Signed by Jim Lee with certificate of authenticity and limited to 199 copies. WRITTEN BY JEPH LOEB; ART AND COVER BY JIM LEE AND SCOTT WILLIAMS A new arc of "Hush" begins! A perfect evening out on the town for Bruce and Selina takes a turn for the deadly when Harley Quinn hits Gotham City. And if Harley's back, can the Joker be far behind? Just when you thought Loeb & Lee might have run out of twists, wait until you read the last page! For more information, see the feature article. FC, 32 PG.$2.25 Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #60
    Batman Gotham Adventures (1998) 60

    WRITTEN BY SCOTT PETERSON; ART BY TIM LEVINS AND TERRY BEATTY; COVER BY BOB SMITH AND BEATTY. Thrilling final issue! This animated Batman series wraps up an amazing 5-year run with a spectacular standoff between Batman and the Joker over some very, very important hostages. Stay tuned for an all-new BATMAN ADVENTURES in May (advance-solicited elsewhere in this issue of Previews)! FC, 32 PG.$2.25 Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #39
    Batman Gotham Knights (2000) 39

    WRITTEN BY SCOTT BEATTY AND GILBERT AUSTIN. ART BY ROGER ROBINSON, JOHN FLOYD, AND CLIFF CHIANG. COVER BY BRIAN BOLLAND. The Huntress has been captured by Checkmate who makes her an offer she can't possibly refuse. But refuse she does, and wait 'til you see the melee that follows! Injured and on the run, Huntress' only salvation lies in the not-so-tender hands of Batman! Plus, Gilbert Austin (Dark Horse Maverick: Happy Endings) teams up with Cliff Chiang (BATMAN: GOLDEN STREETS OF GOTHAM) for a backup story of young Bruce Wayne attending a costume party, at which at least part of his inspiration for becoming Batman is present. FC, 40 PG. Cover price $2.75.