Archive for February, 2014

Fantastic Four #1 penned by James Robinson

Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Fantastic Four #1This week is the beginning of the end. Come to Speeding Bullet to witness “THE FALL OF THE FANTASTIC FOUR!”

FANTASTIC FOUR #1
The world’s greatest comics magazine begins anew with Marvel’s First Family, the Fantastic Four!

But as the brilliant MR. FANTASTIC, the compassionate INVISIBLE WOMAN, the ever lovin’ THING & the hot-headed HUMAN TORCH embark on a strange mission, they aren’t met with new beginnings, but an untimely end!

As the family of cosmic explorers head towards their darkest hour, who could possibly be behind their downfall? And how is one of their oldest enemies, the sadistic dragon known as Fing-Fang-Foom involved? Prepare for the fantastic!

Written by James Robinson. Art by Leonard Kirk.

 

“Celtic Knights” artist Mike Kennedy coming to Speeding Bullet Comics on March 12!

Thursday, February 20, 2014

Artist Mike Kennedy will appear from 2 - 6 p.m. on Wednesday, March 12 at Speeding Bullet Comics! Kennedy will promote his work on “Celtic Knights.” In “Celtic Knights,” 90 percent of the world’s superheroes have been wiped out. The Celtic Knights are the best of what’s left. This team of Irish heroes is now the world’s best hope. Kennedy will be joined by writer and sketcher Scott Cosby. The first trade paperback of the series will be available for sale at the signing.

Find out more about the series at https://www.facebook.com/TheCelticKnights.

 

Winter Soldier on Bitter March

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Winter Soldier: Bitter March #1WINTER SOLDIER: BITTER MARCH #1
1966: With Nick Fury missing, and presumed dead, global espionage agency S.H.I.E.L.D. sends secret agent Ran Shen to collect two Nazi scientists with the key to defining who wins the Cold War.

But the Americans are not the only ones who want the high value scientists. The Soviets have opened the Red Room, releasing their most dangerous operative –The Winter Soldier, who unbeknownst to the world, is the presumed-dead partner of Captain America-Bucky Barnes!

The brainwashed soldier’s mission: to acquire the scientists by any means or to kill them should they fall into American hands.

This classic 60’s style, high-octane, spy pulp told at Cold War’s peak follows Ran Shen and his terrified scientists as they creep out of the shadow of East Berlin. Intrigue, adventure, romance and murder abound with ramifications that will shatter relationships in the modern-day Marvel Universe - including one with the Star Spangled Avenger himself!

Written by Rick Remender. Art by Roland Boschi.

 

January’s best-sellers!

Sunday, February 9, 2014

The following were Speeding Bullet Comics’ best-selling comic books in January 2014!

Which of these titles did you pick up?

1. Speeding Bullet Comics Presents ashcan edition
2. Batman #27
3. Forever Evil: Arkham War #4
4. Justice League #27
5. Saga #18
6. Superior Spider-Man #25
7. Batman/Superman #7
8. Forever Evil: Argus #3
9. Justice League of America #11
10. All-New X-Men 22.NOW

 

The All-New Marvel NOW! is heating up!

Wednesday, February 5, 2014

The All New Marvel NOW! lineup comes out swinging with a hard-hitting fistful of new titles!

Wolverine #1WOLVERINE #1 ANMN
Wolverine no more? After the events of “Killable,” Wolverine has something to prove.

Before he can take on Sabretooth again, he’ll need to build himself back up, get better and stronger than he’s ever been…

But it’s not as easy as he thought, and he’ll soon find himself turning to other means of revenge when the normal channels don’t seem to be working fast enough.

Can he fight back his demons, or is this the beginning of a Wolverine who’s gone to the dark side?

Written by Paul Cornell. Art by Ryan Stegman.

Punisher #1PUNISHER #1
For years, The Punisher has waged a war on crime in New York City with an array of very large guns, but a lead on a major source of drugs, weapons, and more has set his many sights due west.

NOW! Frank Castle’s in the City of Angels, looking to give the devil his due. Things aren’t all they appear, though, with a highly trained military hit squad hot on Frank’s tail.

Caught between a posse of Punisher predators and targets of his own one-man-war, Frank’s manifest destiny may be a shallow grave!

Written by Nathan Edmondson. Art by Mitch Gerads.

 

Speeding Bullet Comics closing for weather on Feb. 2

Sunday, February 2, 2014

Speeding Bullet Comics will be closed on Sunday, Feb. 2, to allow our employees and customers to stay out of the snow and weather currently hitting the Norman area.

Thanks to everyone who came out to our Instant Heroes event on Feb. 1, and stay tuned for further updates!

 
 
 
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