Monday, July 16, 2012

Big Planet Comics Orbit Newsletter - July 16, 2012

Big Planet Comics

July 16, 2012

Xoc Pup nears its conclusion

We took a week off from the podcast, so send us some questions and leave us some voicemails for next week's episode, when we deal with the news from San Diego Comicon and all our usual shenanigans!

Matt Dembicki, editor of the amazing Trickster and upcoming District Comics anthologies, has a new graphic novel called Xoc about the life of great white shark coming out in July. We're having him for a couple of signings on July 28 (see below!), but we are also proud to present an exclusive new 8 page Xoc story! We will put up a new page every Friday and Wednesday, pages 1 through 7 are up now! You can view them at:
Xoc Pup - page 1
Xoc Pup - page 2
Xoc Pup - page 3
Xoc Pup - page 4
Xoc Pup - page 5
Xoc Pup - page 6
Xoc Pup - page 7

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- the Big Planet Comics kids


UPCOMING - July 28 - Matt Dembicki Signing Xoc: The Journey of a Great White

Well, after you read the story of Xoc Pup above, get ready for a full graphic novel of the stories of a grown up great white shark! Matt Dembicki's Xoc is coming out soon! Join us on Saturday, July 28, at our College Park and Vienna stores for Matt signing copies of his new book.

7315 Baltimore Ave.
College Park, MD 20740

426 Maple Ave. East
Vienna, VA 22180


Revival #1

by Tim Seeley and Mike Norton

A new horror comic from Tim Seeley, creator of Hack/Slash, with art by Battlepug creator Mike Norton! In a small Wisconsin town the dead begin returning to live, but is it a sign of the Apocalypse or a pandemic? A super creepy start!

Uncle Scrooge: Only a Poor Old Man HC

by Carl Barks

Another classic by one of comics' greatest cartoonists! A companion series to Barks' Donald Duck books, this is some of the best of Uncle Scrooge, as the Beagle Boys start moving in next door to rob his money bin, and a flashback to Scrooge's time in the Klondike!

all ages

The Walking Dead #100

by Robert Kirkman and Charlie Adlard

It is here! After 100 issues, this monumental milestone comes in 8 covers! But being the midst of the new storyline A Larger World, Rick and his crew may be in fatally over their heads! We warned you!

Dungeon Quest 3 SC

by Joe Daly
A new chapter of Dungeon Quest! An underground adventure quest, sometimes described as Stoner D&D!

Punk Rock Jesus #1 (of 6)

by Sean Murphy

A reality show says it will make a clone from the DNA on the Shroud of Turin, and an ex-IRA assassin is hired as the show's security chief. But the promoter of the show has other secret plans, and what if the clone really IS the second coming of Jesus?

Parker: The Score HC

by Darwyn Cooke

Another adaptation of a classic tale of the professional thief Parker! This time Parker has an even bigger score - robbing an entire town in one night! But this will take an entire crew of crooks, and can they all be trusted?

Guerillas 2 SC

by Brahm Revel
He had to go to Kickstarter to fund it, but we finally get the second part of the Guerillas trilogy!  In the American-Vietnam War, a program to train primates to become jungle soldiers continues, as Private Clayton continues to try to survive along with the squad of chain-smoking chimps who rescued him!

Adventure Time: Marcelline and the Scream Queens #1

by Meredith Gran and Jen Wang
One Adventure Time series wasn't enough! Time for a miniseries about Princess Bubblegum joining Marcelline's rock band! That tour should go perfectly! By Meredith Gran, creator of Octopus Pie!

all ages!
Ant-Man Season One HC
Batgirl Vol 1 The Darkest Reflection HC
Bloodshot #1
Casanova Vol 3 Avaritia SC
Chew Secret Agent Poyo #1
Demon Knights Vol 1 Seven Against The Dark SC
Eerie Comics #1
God And Science: Return Of The TI Girls HC
Heart SC
Hoax Hunters #1
The Hunchback Of Notre Dame HC
Jewish Images In The Comics HC
Locke & Key Vol 5 Clockworks HC
The Massive #2
Orchid Vol 1 SC
Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide Vol 42 SC
The Phoenix #7
Planetoid #2
Silence GN
Space Punisher #1 (Of 4)
Space Warped SC
Sparrow And Crowe #1
Sunset First Look One Shot
Tales Designed To Thrizzle #8
Uncharted SC
Wild Children SC

Big Planet Comics Podcast #51
"Marvel Soon!"
Kevin, Nick and Jared took this week off, so here's last week's podcast. Send us questions and voicemails below! Download now or subscribe on iTunes!

Batman: Earth One HC by Geoff Johns and Gary Frank
Battlepug 1: Blood and Drool HC by Mike Norton
Before Watchmen: Ozymandias #1 (of 6) by Len Wein and Jae Lee
He-Man and the Masters of the Universe #1 by James Robinson and Philip Tan
Hero Worship #1 by Zak Penn, Scott Murphy and Michael Dipascale
The Infernal Man-Thing #1 (of 3) by Steve Gerber and Kevin Nowlan
Snake Oil #7: Witchzard by Charles Forsman

Send us questions to or leave a voicemail at 1-703-539-CAST! (1-703-539-2278)

7/28 - Matt Dembicki
Signing Xoc
7315 Baltimore Ave.
College Park, MD 20740

Signing Xoc
426 Maple Ave. East
Vienna, VA 22180

8/?? - Michael Rex
Signing Fangbone!
426 Maple Ave. East
Vienna, VA 22180

Signing Fangbone!
7315 Baltimore Ave.
College Park, MD 20740

New Next Week 7/18

(Let us know if you want any of these!)
The Activity #7
Adventure Time #6
Adventures Of Venus HC
Alabaster Wolves #4 (of 5)
American Elf Vol 4 Sketchbook Diaries James Kochalka SC
Archie Double Digest #231
Asterix Omnibus Vol 4 SC
Avengers Academy #33 AVX
Avengers Vs X-Men #8 (of 12)
Avengers West Coast Avengers: Family Ties SC
Baltimore Dr Leskovar's Remedy #2 (of 2)
Batman Beyond Unlimited #6
Batwing Vol 1 The Lost Kingdom SC
Batwoman #11
Before Watchmen Silk Spectre #2 (of 4)
Before Watchmen Silk Spectre #2 (of 4) Combo Pack
Birds Of Prey #11
Blacksad: The Silent Hell HC
Bloody Chester GN
Blue Beetle #11
BPRD Hell On Earth Devils Engine #3 (of 3)
Captain America And Bucky: Life Of Bucky Barnes SC
Captain Atom #11
Captain Marvel #1
Carbon Grey Vol 2 #1 (of 3)
Catwoman #11
Cobra #15
Concrete Three Uneasy Pieces One Shot
Creepy Presents Richard Corben HC
Danger Girl Gi Joe #1 (of 4)
Daredevil #15
Dark Horse Presents #14
Dark Tower Gunslinger Man In Black #2 (of 5)
Darkness #105
DC Universe Presents #11
Dominique Laveau Voodoo Child #5
Elric The Balance Lost #11 (of 12)
Extermination #2
Fables #119
Fantastic Four #608
Fatima The Blood Spinners #2 (of 4)
FF by Jonathan Hickman Vol 2 SC
Glory #28
Green Lantern Corps #11
Hellblazer #293
The Infernal Man-Thing #2 (of 3)
Invincible Iron Man #521
Jack Davis Drawing American Pop Culture HC
Jack Kirby Collector #59
Jack The Ripper Hell Blade Vol 1 SC
Jennifer Blood Annual #1
Journey Into Mystery #641
Jughead #214
Jugheads Double Digest #183
Justice League #11
Justice League #11 Combo Pack
Kung Fu Panda Slow Fast & Other SC
Legion Of Super Heroes #11
Mars Attacks #2
Marvel Zombies Destroy #5 (of 5)
Men Of War Vol 1 Uneasy Company SC
New Mutants #46
Night Of 1000 Wolves #3 (of 3)
Nightwing #11
Not The Israel My Parents Promised Me GN
Prophecy #2
Rachel Rising #9
Red Hood And The Outlaws #11
Red Sonja #67
Reset #4 (of 4)
Saga #5
Secret History Of DB Cooper #5
Secret Service #3 (of 6)
Showcase Presents Rip Hunter Time Master Vol 1 SC
Simpsons Comics #192
Smallville Season 11 #1 2nd Ptg
Smurfs Vol 12 Smurfs Versus Smurfs SC
Roger Langridges Snarked #10
Sonic Universe #42
The Spider #3
Spider-Man Complete Ben Reilly Epic Book 5 SC
Spider-Man Ends Of Earth HC
Star Trek #11
Star Trek The Next Generation/Doctor Who Assimilation #3
Star Wars Darth Vader Ghost Prison #3 (of 5)
Sunset HC
Supergirl #11
Supernaturalist SC
Ultimate Comics Ultimates By Hickman Vol 2 HC
Uncanny X-Men #16 AVX
Untold Tales Of Punisher Max #2 (of 5)
The Unwritten #39
Wandering Son HC Vol 03
Warlord Of Mars Dejah Thoris #13
Wolverine #309
Wonder Woman #11
World War 3 Illustrated #43
X-Factor #240
X-Men #32
X-O Manowar #3
Young Justice #18

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