This week in comic books…


DC barely wins the month The first time in many years, DC beat Marvel in sales this month…but not by the crushing margin you might have expected with all the reboot hype. DC was up a mere .4 in dollars and more commanding 5 points in units. But it was a clean victory nonetheless, with DC taking all 5 top comics, 8 out of 10 in the top ten… read more at The Beat.

Crisis on Infinite Book Stores
Fans of the Superman, Batman,Watchmen and Sandman graphic novels will no longer be able to buy their series at Barnes & Noble, Books-A-Million, and other book stores. The companies will begin removing DC Entertaiment’s comic content from shelves this week… Read more at Comic Book Resources

Stampede at a comic convention!
It’s amazing how comic book culture is infiltrating mainstream media. If you want a good laugh, check out this week’s Grey’s Anatomy when victims of a stampede at a comic convention invade the ER. Doctors trying to treat an undead zombie is a priceless sight. Watch the episode of Grey’s Anatomy.

The AVENGERS
The first full trailer was just released for The Avengers movie. It looks amazing!  Apple Trailers

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