R2D2 and C3P0 together again!
Kotobukiya's R2D2 and C3P0 ArtFX+ two-pack figure set is out this week at The Comic Shop! The bickering duo captured our hearts in all six Star Wars movies, and have now been replicated to the greatest detail in these ArtFX+ figures from Kotobukiya!
- 1:10 scale.
- Display options include swappable hands for C-3PO and 2- or 3-legged posing for R2-D2
Star Wars Episode VII Adaptation
The biggest movie of the past year is hitting the pages of Marvel Comics! The 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' adaptation mini-series begins this week! Writer Chuck Wendig (Star Wars: Aftermath) and artist Luke Ross (Hercules) bring the action/adventure epic to page in this 5 issue series. Featuring covers by Esad Ribic (Thor: God of Thunder).
It's been three decades since the Rebel Alliance destroyed the Death Star and toppled the Galactic Empire, but now, on the remote planet of Jakku...there is a stirring in the Force. A young scavenger named Rey, a deserting stormtrooper named Finn, an ace pilot name Poe and a dark apprentice named Kylo Ren, Their lives are about to collide as the awakening begins.
Other comics out this week
Deadpool Vs Gambit #1 hits shelves this week at The Comic Shop! Gambit - one of the smoothest, best-looking operators in the world of the X-Men. Deadpool - one of the most annoying, ugliest dirtbags in the world of everything. Naturally, these guys got beef. But do you know what they have in common? A secret history of working together to pull con-jobs. Now it's time for this duo to take on one last job together! Writers Ben Acker & Ben Blacker (Thunderbolts, The Thrilling Adventure Hour) and artist Danilo Beyruth (Gwenpool) lead us into the dirty underbelly of Deadpool and the squeaky-clean abs of Gambit!
The explosive Civil War II Event from Marvel continues the shock and awe with an all new mini-series: Civil War II - Choosing Sides. If you knew something bad was about to happen, would you stop it? How far would you go? The line is drawn. Everyone in the Marvel Universe has to ask themselves: are you with Captain Marvel or Iron Man? Kicking off an all-new series, this first issue features Nick Fury, Damage Control and Night Thrasher! Featuring some of Marvel's finest on writing and art duties!
DC's Rebirth continues this week with 'Aquaman #1'! As Aquaman attempts to broker a truce between Atlantis and the Surface World, Black Manta returns to destroy everything the King of the Seven Seas loves! This all new series sees writer Dan Abnett (Guardians of the Galaxy) teaming up with artists Andrew Hennessy and Bradley Walker for an all new series which will be shipping from DC Comics twice a month! Don't miss the all new storyline "The Drowning" kicking off this week!
Trade of the week
The featured book for this week is Marvel's 'Star Wars Epic Collection: Rebellion'!
When Death Star falls, what will happen next for the galaxy? Find out in this collection of tales set in the immediate aftermath of Star Wars: Episode IV A New Hope! Stinging from defeat, Darth Vader is consumed with tracking down the Force-strong young pilot who destroyed his battle station. What would it mean for the Empire if Vader and the evil Emperor Palpatine discover Luke Skywalker's identity? With the Rebellion emboldened, Princess Leia leads a stealth squadron, Han Solo and Chewbacca face off against the bounty hunter Boba Fett, and Luke and Wedge Antilles infiltrate an Imperial Destroyer. Witness the continuing adventures of everyone's favorite Star Wars heroes and villains!