Free Comic Book Day is SATURDAY, MAY 7!

Saturday, April 30, 2011

Free Comic Book Day is just a couple of days away, this Saturday, May 7, and Jim Hanley's Universe in New York City will be hosting a ton of great signings, events, sales and more! Here is a rundown of everything you need to know for FCBD at JHU in NYC this Saturday!



First, from Saturday, May 7 through Monday, May 9, EVERYTHING in the Universe at both JHU Locations will be 25% Off! This is exclusively for members of our FREE Customer Rewards Program, so sign up today! Click here for all the details on this HUGE sale!

Also, don't forget about our awesome First Week Deal for this week, where members of JHU's Free Customer Rewards Program can Save 25% on Fear Itself 1 and 2 through Tuesday, May 10! Click here for details!

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JHU in Manhattan will be host to some of the coolest creators in the biz throughout the day Saturday, including Joe Staton, Dan Slott and more! Click here for the full lineup, times, and more!

Looking to get to the best comic stores in the best city in the world? Lucky for you, we're centrally located in the Heart of Manhattan and in the New Dorp neighborhood of Staten Island! Click here for Maps, Hours and Locations, FAQ and More!

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Just announced! Liz Lee and the crew from MTV's My Life As Liz have already been through the store as seen on last week's new episode, and now Liz and the folks from MTV Geek will be back at our Manhattan Location on Free Comic Book Day! MTV will be filming the festivities and Liz Lee herself will be here starting at noon. Click here for details!   

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We will be holding a Magic: The Gathering NEW PHYREXIA Pre-Release event at both JHU locations on Saturday, May 7! Click here for all the important details, including times, fees and more! 

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Click here for our checklist of all the great books we will be giving away for FREE at both locations on Free Comic Book Day! Want to see what books will be out that weekend? Click here for this week's checklist!

We'll be updating our twitter feed throughout the day Saturday with exclusive updates and more! Check out twitter.com/JHUniverse or follow @JHUniverse for more!
-JHU

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First Week Deal! Save 25% On Fear Itself 1 and 2, May 4 through May 10!


From Wednesday, May 4 through Tuesday, May 10, members of JHU's Free Customer Rewards Program can get the brand new release Fear Itself 2 for 25% Off! But that's not all! Members can also get the first part of this momentous crossover Fear Itself 1 for 25% Off through May 10 as well! This is your chance to dive in and get caught up on Marvel's next big event, Fear Itself! ll exclusively at Jim Hanley's Universe in New York City, Where Art and Literature Meet!

-JHU

P.S. If you read our Twitter, you already knew about this! We will announce all First Week Deals EXCLUSIVELY on Twitter before it is noted here on the blog so check out twitter.com/JHUniverse or follow @JHUniverse!

And don't forget, Saturday is Free Comic Book Day! We'll have exclusive creator signings, gaming events, sales and more!

Excludes all variant covers. While supplies last, some restrictions may apply. You must be a member of our free Customer Rewards Program to receive discount.

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Free Comic Book Day Checklist for Saturday, May 7!

Saturday, May 7 is Free Comic Book Day, and Jim Hanley's Universe in New York City has a ton planned! We're doing a signing with a bunch of great creators including Joe Staton, Dan Slott, Liz Lee and more, we're holding a Magic: The Gathering New Phyrexia pre-release at both locations, and everything in the store will be 25% Off for Customer Rewards Members through May 9!

But of course, the reason for the day, Free Comics! Here is this week's checklist of all the cool, FREE comics JHU will have at both locations on Saturday, May 7 while supplies last! And this is just the official list - as always, Jim Hanley's Universe will be spontaneously giving away tons of free goodies as the day goes on. Stay tuned to the JHU Twitter (@JHUniverse) as we will be updating throughout the day!

JHU Exclusive Giveaways!
All-Star Batman and Robin The Boy Wonder #1
Birds Of Prey #85
Daredevil Yellow #1
ACTOR [Hero Initiative] Presents - Vol 1 (152 Pages!)
House Of M #1
JLA Avengers #1
Legion Of Superheroes (Waid/Kitson) #1
Superman #75 (The Death Of Superman)
Wolverine 20 (Enemy of the State)
... And More!

Archie Comics
Archie: Pep Comics/Betty + Veronica: FCBD 2011
Archie: Sonic the Hedgehog: FCBD 2011

Dark Horse Comics

Avatar: The Last Airbender/Star Wars: Clone Wars: FCBD 2011

DC Comics
Green Lantern/Flashpoint Special Ed: FCBD 2011
Young Justice/Batman Brave + Bold Super Sampler: FCBD 2011

Image Comics
Artifacts/Darkness: FCBD 2011
Super Dinosaur Origin Special: FCBD 2011

Marvel Comics

Captain America/Thor: FCBD 2011
Spider-Man: The Amazing Spider-Man: FCBD 2011

Oni Press
Oni Press: Rated Free for Everyone: FCBD 2011
Spontaneous: FCBD 2011
  
Other Cool Comics
2000 AD: FCBD 2011
Atomic Robo + Friends: FCBD 2011
Bongo Comics Free for All: FCBD 2011
Civil War Adventure: FCBD 2011
Deadliest Sharks + Prehistoric Predators: FCBD 2011
Disney: Darkwing Duck/Chip + Dale: Rescue Rangers: FCBD 2011
Disney: Mickey Mouse: FCBD 2011
Elric: Balance Lost: FCBD 2011
Geronimo Stilton + Smurfs: FCBD 2011
Ice: FCBD 2011
Inspector Gadget: FCBD 2011
Intrepid Escapegoat/Stuff of Legend: FCBD 2011
Jake the Dreaming: FCBD 2011
James Patterson's Witch + Wizard: FCBD 2011
John Stanley's Summer Fun: FCBD 2011
Kizoic: Kung Fu Panda + Richie Rich: FCBD 2011
Locke + Key: FCBD 2011
Magic the Gathering: Path of the Planeswalker II Preview: FCBD 2011
Misadventures of Adam West: FCBD 2011
Mouse Guard/Dark Crystal Flip Book: FCBD 2011
Overstreet Guide to Collecting Comics: FCBD 2011
Silver Scorpion: FCBD 2011
Tick: FCBD 2011
Top Shelf Kids Club: FCBD 2011
Worlds of Aspen: FCBD 2011

Games
DC Heroclix:CMG: Green Lantern: FCBD 2011

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Weekly Checklist for Wednesday, May 4, 2011

New Moon Knight, from
Brian Michael Bendis and Alex Maleev!
Ahoy! Here are the comics, graphic novels, manga, books, action figures, statues, magazines and more coming to Jim Hanley's Universe Wednesday, May 4, 2011.

Items of the Week
Axe Cop: Bad Guy Earth 3
DMZ:TPB: 10-Collective Punishment
Fear Itself 2
Fear Itself: Spider-Man 1
Hercules: Herc 2
Moon Knight (9) 1

First Week Deal Extra! Save 25% On the brand new Fear Itself #2 as well as Fear Itself #1! Click here for more!

And don't forget, Saturday, May 7 is Free Comic Book Day! We'll have exclusive creator signings, gaming events, sales and more! Click here for our FCBD Checklist!



The FULL Checklist can be seen after the jump, or click "Read more..." below! Click here to see the visual checklist for May 4!



Dark Horse Comics
Archie:THC: Archives: 1-
Axe Cop: Bad Guy Earth 3
Conan:TPB: 10-Iron Shadows in the Moon
Hellboy:BPRD: Dead Remembered 2
Solomon Kane (3): Red Shadows 2
Usagi Yojimbo (3) 137
Witchfinder Lost + Gone Forever 4

DC Comics
Adventure Comics (1) 526
Batman Beyond (4) 5
Batman:TPB: Long Shadows
Brightest Day:THC: 2-
DC Universe Online Legends 7
DCP: Son of Superman
DMZ:TPB: 10-Collective Punishment
Doom Patrol (5) 22
Executor:GN:
Freedom Fighters 9
Green Lantern: Super Spectacular
House of Mystery 37
I, Zombie 13
Jonah Hex (2) 67
Jonah Hex:GN: No Way Back
Justice Society of America: JSA: All Stars (2) 18
Looney Tunes (3) 198
Sandman:HC: Little Endless Storybook (New Edition)
Sandman:THC: Delirium's Party: A Little Endless Storybook
Scooby-Doo (8): Where Are You? 9
Secret Six (2) 33
Secret Six:TPB: The Reptile Brain
Superboy (4) 7
Sweet Tooth 21
Tiny Titans:TPB: 5-Field Trippin'
Weird Worlds 5

Image Comics
Artifacts 7
Blue Estate 2
Blue Estate (Second Print) 1.2
Gladstone's School for World Conquerors 1
Green Wake 2
Green Wake (Second Print) 1.2
Intrepids 3
Nightly News: Image Firsts 1
Phonogram: Image Firsts 1
Proof: Endangered 5
Red Spike 1
Walking Dead (2): Survivors Guide 2
Walking Dead (2): Weekly 18

Kid Approved
Archie: Sonic the Hedgehog (2) 224
Archie:TPB: Night at the Comic Shop
Archie's Double Digest 218
Chip N Dale: Rescue Rangers 6
Cupcakes of Doom:GN:
Disney: Life + Times of Scrooge McDuck Boom Blast Ed
Disney: Uncle Scrooge 403
Kung Fu Panda 1
Richie Rich 1

Manga Mania!
7 Billion Needles:GN: 4
Ai Ore:GN: 1
Black Bird:GN: 8
Death Note:TPB: Black Ed 3
Genkaku Picasso:GN: 3
Gin Tama:TPB: 22
Haruka: Beyond the Stream of Time:GN: 12
Hikaru No Go:TPB: 23
Kekkaishi:TPB: 1- 3-in-1 Edition
Kimi Ni Todoke:GN: 8-From Me To You
Lychee Light Club:GN: 1-
Naruto:TPB: The Tests of the Ninja 3-in-1 Ed: 1-
Oresama Teacher:GN: 2
Otomen:GN: 10
Ratman:GN: 4
Story of Saiunkoku:GN: 3
Tegami Bachi:GN: 5
We Were There:GN: 12

Marvel Comics
Annihilators 3
Avengers: Avengers Academy 13
Avengers: Avengers Academy Giant-Size
Avengers:GN: Earth's Mightiest Heroes
Captain America: First Vengeance 1
Captain America: Hail Hydra 5
Captain America: Posterbook '11
Captain America: Spotlight
Captain America:THC: Forever Allies
Captain America:TPB: Allies and Enemies
Fear Itself 2
Fear Itself: Home Front 2
Fear Itself: Spider-Man 1
Hercules: Herc 2
Heroes for Hire (3) 6
Jinx:HGN: Essential Collection
Kick-Ass 2: Balls to the Wall Fourth Printing 1.4
Marvel Super Stars Magazine 3
Marvel Universe: Official Index: Avengers/Thor/Capt America 13
Marvel Zombies: Supreme 4
Moon Knight (9) 1
Oz: Ozma Of Oz 6
Spider-Man: Spidey Sunday Spectacular
Spider-Man: With Great Power Comes Great Responsibility 2
Taskmaster:TPB: Unthinkable
Thor: Astonishing Thor 4
Thor:HC: Art of Thor (Movie)
Thor:THC: For Asgard
Thor:TPB: Wolves of North
Thor/Iron Man:THC: God Complex Premiere
Tron:GN: Original Movie Adaptation
Wolverine: Best There Is 6
Wolverine/Hercules: Myths Monsters And Mutants 3
X-Force (3): Marvel's Greatest Comics
X-Force: Uncanny 9
X-Men: Deadpool (4): Annual
X-Men: Prelude to Schism 1
X-Men:Mag: First Class Magazine Jeff
X-Men:THC: Fall of Mutants Omnibus
X-Men:TPB: The Essential (New Edition) 7

Other Cool Comics
Abyss (2): Family Issues 3
Accidental Genius of Weasel High:GN
Alexandro Jodorowsky Screaming Planet:THC:
Art of Jim Balent:Pack: Magick in B+W (New Ed)
Atomic Robo: Deadly Art of Science 5
Buffy: Angel: Illyria:TPB: Haunted
Buffy: Spike 8
Cyclops:THC:
Deadline:GN:
Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep 22
Doctor Who: Classics (4) Seventh Doctor 4
DPD Doktormentor Jail Babe Surgeon 1
Dracula: Company of Monsters Boom Blast Ed
Dungeons + Dragons: Dark Sun 5
Edge of Doom 5
Eye of the Majestic Creature:GN:
Fame:GN: Cast of Glee Edition
Farscape:TPB: 4-Tangled Roots
Garden:GN:
Garth Ennis' Jennifer Blood 3
Grimm Fairy Tales: Dream Eater Saga Crossover Prelude
Grimm Fairy Tales: Myths + Legends 4
Grimm Fairy Tales:TPB: Escape From Wonderland
Headache:GN:
Heavy Water:GN:
Hellraiser:TPB: Masterworks: 1-
Housewives at Play:GN: Do You Work Here?
Huntington WV: On The Fly:GN:
Irredeemable 25
Irredeemable/Incorruptible Boom Blast Edition
L.A. Banks: Vampire Huntress: The Hidden Darkness 4
Liberty Vocational:GN: 1-Will Supervillains Be on the Final?
Moon Girl 1
Mouse Guard: Black Axe 2
Next Day:GN:
Patricia Briggs' Mercy Thompson Moon Called 6
Red Sonja (6) 56
Rotten/Zombies Vs Cheerleaders: Flip Book 1
Salem's Daughter:TPB: 1-
Sex-Ed 101:GN: 1-
Stuff of Legend:TPB: 2-The Jungle
The Boys 54
The Royals: Prince William/Kate Middleton One Shot
The Royals:GN: Prince William/Kate Middleton
Transformers: Rising Storm 4
Vampirella 5
Weekly World News Strips:THC: Bat Boy by Peter Bagge

Cool Books
Art of Alice:THC: Madness Returns
Robert Fawcett:HC: The Illustrator's Illustrator
Seduction of the Innocent:HC
The Spider:SC: 19-Girasol Pulp Doubles
They're Here Already Here:HC: Comprehensive Guide to 50s Sci Fi Movie Poster

Magazines
Comic Shop News:Promo-Bundle: 85ct Bundle 1246
Doctor Who:Mag: 433
Dodgem Logic:Mag: 8
Hobby Japan:Mag: Apr 2011 88
Illustration:Mag: 33
SFX:Mag: Special: Best of British Sci Fi 49
Video Watchdog:Mag: 162

Statues + Other Cool Stuff

Classic Archie Character:STA: 1-Archie
Classic Archie Character:STA: 2-Veronica
Classic Archie Character:STA: 3-Betty
Toy Story:STA: Woodys Roundup: 1-Woody
Toy Story:STA: Woodys Roundup: 2-Bullseye
Toy Story:STA: Woodys Roundup: 3-Jessie

Toys
Marvel:AF: Universe 3.75 2-Pack Asst 201102
Pop Star Wars Vinyl:AF: 7-Greedo

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Visual Checklist for Wednesday, May 4, 2011

Thursday, April 28, 2011

Visual Checklist for Wednesday, May 4, 2011

Each weekend, we will put up a visual checklist of all the cool items coming to Jim Hanley's Universe this Wednesday!

To see the NEW visual checklist for Wednesday, May 4, Click Here or click "Read more..." below! To see the text checklist for May 4, click here.

And don't forget, Saturday, May 7 is Free Comic Book Day! We'll have exclusive creator signings, gaming events, sales and more! Click here for our FCBD Checklist!

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Free Comic Book Day Sale! 25% Off EVERYTHING at JHU in NYC May 7 through May 9!

Wednesday, April 27, 2011


Free Comic Book Day is Saturday, May 7 and Jim Hanley's Universe in New York City will be host to an all-star lineup of creators (click here for details!), events (including our Magic: The Gathering New Phyrexia Pre-Release), FREE COMICS, and so much more!  Now we're making it even better, with 25% Off EVERYTHING in the Universe!

Saturday, May 7 through Monday, May 9 members of JHU's free Customer Rewards program can save 25% Off EVERYTHING in the Universe at both locations! That's 25% off all comics & graphic novels, apparel, toys & statues, and everything in between!

-JHU

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Some restrictions apply. Excludes game fees and gift certificates. Must be a member of JHU's Free Customer Rewards Program to be eligible for discounts. Cannot be combined with any other offer or discount.

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See JHU in NYC on MTV's My Life As Liz!

Just announced! Meet Liz Lee Saturday, May 7 (Free Comic Book Day!) at Jim Hanley's Universe in Manhattan! Click here for details!


Jim Hanley's Universe in New York City is no stranger to the spotlight. As the best comic store in the best city in the world for over 25 years, JHU has been featured on the comics page and on television, most recently on Michio Kaku's Sci-Fi Science and the Anti-Matter webseries. Last night, our Manhattan location was featured heavily on the MTV comedy My Life As Liz! We've embedded the video of the scene below after the jump - click here to watch the whole episode!




Photo and video: MTV.com

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Magic: The Gathering NEW PHYREXIA Pre-Release Coming to JHU May 7!

Tuesday, April 26, 2011

The wait is over, Magic fans! Be at Jim Hanley’s Universe Saturday, May 7 (Free Comic Book Day!) for the much anticipated pre-release of the new Magic expansion, New Phyrexia, at both JHU locations! This is your chance to be the first to get a crack at this brand new expansion set (before it is released to the general public!) at Jim Hanley's Universe in New York City!

FORMAT: Sealed (Get 6 booster packs of the New Phyrexia set and build a 40 card deck to use and play against opponents for 5 rounds.)
ENTRY FEE: $30
Each participant in the Main Event will receive a promo card!

Seating for the main event is limited (see below). If you can't make the main event, don't worry! We will be doing many side events all day at both locations! The side events will be draft format at only $15!

Below is the schedule for the pre-release:

The JHU Underground at our Manhattan Location
Main Event: 2:00 - 6:30 PM
Side Events (limited availability): 2:30 - 7:30 PM
Side Events (full availability): 7:30 - 10:00 PM
Signup begins at 9:00am!

Staten Island
Main Event: 1:00 - 5:30 PM
Side Events (limited availability): 1:00 - 5:30 PM
Side Events (full availability): 5:30 - 8:00 PM
Signup begins at Noon!

Both Main Events are strictly limited to the first 50 entrants, no exceptions. This is on a strict first-come, first-served basis, and there will be no pre-reservations allowed.

And don't forget, May 7 is also Free Comic Book Day! Both JHU Locations will be holding exclusive signings and events, and of course Free Comics! Click here for more!

-Stephen Whalen

Click here for our full gaming schedule!
Click here for all things gaming at JHU!

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Weekly Checklist for Wednesday, April 27, 2011

The Mighty Thor #1 at JHU Wednesday!
Ahoy! Here are the comics, graphic novels, manga, books, action figures, statues, magazines and more coming to Jim Hanley's Universe Wednesday, April 27, 2011.

Items of the Week
Avengers (4) Point One Issue 12.1
Avengers: Secret Avengers Point One Issue 12.1
Batman Incorporated 5
Flash (4) 11
Spider-Man: The Amazing Spider-Man 659
Thor: Mighty Thor 1
Venom (3) 2
Walking Dead (2) 84

First Week Deal Extra! Save 25% On:
Invincible:TPB: 14-Viltrumite War
Superman: Action Comics 900



The FULL Checklist can be seen after the jump, or click "Read more..." below! Click here to see the visual checklist for April 27!



Dark Horse Comics
Conan: King Conan: Scarlet Citadel 3
Conan: The Road of Kings 4
Doctor Solar: Man of the Atom (3) 6
Doctor Solar:TPB: Man of the Atom: 1-
Star Wars: Darth Vader + Lost Command 4
Star Wars: Legacy War 5
Strange Case of Mr Hyde 1
Turok Son of Stone 2
Turok Son of Stone:THC: Archives: 8-

DC Comics
American Vampire 14
Batman Incorporated 5
Batman: Detective Comics 876
Brightest Day 24
Cartoon Network Action Pack 59
DCP: Night Force 1
Flash (4) 11
Flash:TPB: Rebirth
Green Arrow (4) 11
Green Lantern: Emerald Warriors 9
Greent Lantern:TPB: Showcase Presents: 5-
Infamous 4
Jonah Hex:TPB: Tall Tales
Justice League: Generation Lost 24
Justice Society of America (2) 50
New York Five 4
Sandman:TPB: 5-A Game of You (New Ed)
Scalped 48
Superman: Action Comics 900
Wonder Woman (3) 610
Xombi 2
Y - The Last Man:THC: Deluxe Edition 5

Image Comics
Artifacts (Second Print) 3
Bulletproof Coffin:TPB:
Echoes 5
Elephantmen: Image Firsts
Haunt 15
Invincible:TPB: 14-Viltrumite War
Marineman 5
Mission 3
Morning Glories 9
Velocity 4
Walking Dead (2) 84
Walking Dead (2): Weekly 17

Kid Approved
Archie {Comics} 620
Archie: Betty & Veronica 253
Archie: Betty and Veronica Double Digest 190
Archie: Life with Archie Married Life May 2011 9
Disney: Walt Disney's Comics and Stories 718
Shrek 4
Simpsons: Bart Simpson's Comics 59

Manga Mania!
Bakuman:GN: 4
Blood Alone Omnibus:TPB:
Gunslinger Girl Omnibus:GN: 2-
March Story:GN: 2
Vampire Hunter D:GN: 1-2

Marvel Comics
Age of X Universe 2
Anita Blake Circus of Damned Ingenue 3
Astonishing Spider-Man/Wolverine: Another Fine Mess 1
Avengers (4) Point One Issue 12.1
Avengers: Secret Avengers 12
Avengers: Secret Avengers Point One Issue 12.1
Captain America (5) 617
Captain America:THC: Operation Rebirth
Captain America:THC: Trial of Captain America Prem
Doomwar:TPB:
Essential X-Men:TPB: 6- (New Ed)
Fantastic Four: FF 2
Fantastic Four:THC: By Jonathan Hickman Prem 4
Hulk: Incredible Hulks 627
Marvel Previews 93
MMW:TPB: Fantastic Four: 6-
Namor: First Mutant 9
Orson Scott Cards Speaker for Dead 4
Osborn 5
Power Man And Iron Fist 4
Punisher:TPB: Franken-Castle
Runaways:TPB: 2-Teenage Wasteland Digest (New Ptg)
Ruse 2
She-Hulk:TPB: Sensational She-Hulk By John Byrne: 1-
Spider-Girl 6
Spider-Man: Marvel Adventures (2) 13
Spider-Man: The Amazing Spider-Man 659
Thor: Asgards Avenger 1
Thor: Mighty Thor 1
Thor:THC: Trials Of Loki
Thor:THC: Warriors Three Unleashed
Thor:TPB: Official Index to Marvel Universe
Thunderstrike 5
Tomb of Dracula: Throne of Blood
Venom (3) 2
X-23 9
X-Men (3) 10
X-Men: Deadpool (4) 36
X-Men: New Mutants (4) 24
X-Men: The Uncanny X-Men 536
X-Men: Ultimate X-Men: Marvel's Greatest Comics 1
X-Men:THC: Astonishing X-Men Omnibus 2
X-Men:TPB: God Loves Man Kills (New Ptg)
X-Men:TPB: vs. Avengers And Fantastic Four

Other Cool Comics
Amory Wars (3): Keeping Secrets on Silent Earth 10
Buffy: Angel: After the Fall 44
Buffy: Spike:THC: 1-
Cavewoman: Snow 1
CVO: Infestation 100 Pg Spectacular
Danger Girl and the Army of Darkness 1
Doctor Who (2) 4
Dracula: Company of Monsters 9
Dracula:TPB: 2-Company of Monsters
Earp: Saints for Sinners 3
GI Joe:TPB: 3-Disavowed
Godzilla: Kingdom of Monsters 2
Gore 2
Green Hornet: Kato: Origins: The Hellfire Club 8
I Will Bite You And Other Stories:GN:
Incorruptible 17
Insurrection V3.6 2
Knights of the Dinner Table 173
Last Zombie:TPB:
Locke and Key: Keys to the Kingdom 6
Love and Rockets:HGN: Love From the Shadows
Mediterranea 3
Monster Hunters Survival Guide 4
Phantom:TPB: Last Phantom: 1-
Planet of the Apes 1
Rasl 10
Red Sonja:TPB: Omnibus: 2-
Remake:GN: 2-Special
Stan Lee: Traveler 6
Suicide Girls 1
Transformers 3: Movie Prequel: Foundation 3
True Blood 2 3
Warlord of Mars 6

Cool Books
Alex Toth:HC: Genius Isolated the Life & Art of Alex Toth
Doc Savage:SC: Double Novel 47
Melange:HC: Art of Dean Yeagle (Updated)
Shadow:SC: Double Novel 48
Taking Punk to Masses:SC:
Writing + Illustrating Graphic Novels + Get Published:TPB:

Magazines
Cereal Geek Magazine (New Printing) 1
Comic Shop News 1245
Famous Monsters Underground 1
Juxtapoz:Mag: May 2011 124
Mad Magazine 509
Previews:Mag: May 2011 1665
Star Wars:Mag: Insider Special 125
Undying Monsters Magazine 1

Posters
GI Joe:Poster: Cobra Civil War Lithograph 0
Green Lantern:Print: Blackest Night Portfolio Set 2

Statues + Other Cool Stuff
Batman:STA: Black + White Joker By Lee Bermejo

Toys
DC Blackest Night:AF: Coll Mag Binder
Halo:AF: Minimates Series 2 Box Set
Marvel Select:AF: Thor Movie: Loki
Marvel Select:AF: Thor Movie: Thor
Marvel Universe:AF: Asst 201103
Mass Effect:AF: Series 1 (Balanced Case Asst)
Pop Star Wars Vinyl:AF: 6-Chewbacca
Scott Pilgrim:AF: 6-Inch Assortment
South Park:AF: Classics: Series 1 Asst
Star Trek:AF: TWOK Communicator
Star Wars:AF: CW Basic Asst 201103
Star Wars:AF: Vintage Asst 201103
Uglydoll:AF: Basheshee 12in Plush
Uglydoll:AF: Jrumpy 12in Plush

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First Week Deal! Save 25% on INVINCIBLE Vol 14 and ACTION COMICS 900 through May 3!

Sunday, April 24, 2011

From Wednesday, April 27 through Tuesday, May 3, members of JHU's Free Customer Rewards Program can get the brand new release Invincible Vol 14 for 25% Off! But that's not all! Members can also get the momentous anniversary issue Action Comics 900 for 25% Off through May 3 as well! All exclusively at Jim Hanley's Universe in New York City, Where Art and Literature Meet!

-JHU

P.S. If you read our Twitter, you already knew about this! We will announce all First Week Deals EXCLUSIVELY on Twitter before it is noted here on the blog so check out twitter.com/JHUniverse or follow @JHUniverse!

Excludes all variant covers. While supplies last, some restrictions may apply. You must be a member of our free Customer Rewards Program to receive discount.

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Visual Checklist for Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Friday, April 22, 2011

Visual Checklist for Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Each weekend, we will put up a visual checklist of all the cool items coming to Jim Hanley's Universe this Wednesday!

To see the NEW visual checklist for Wednesday, April 27, Click Here or click "Read more..." below! To see the text checklist for April 27, click here.


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Weekly Checklist for Wednesday, April 20, 2011

Tuesday, April 19, 2011

Empire State, the incredible new
Graphic Novel from Jason Shiga
Ahoy!

Here are the comics, graphic novels, manga, books, action figures, statues, magazines and more coming to Jim Hanley's Universe Wednesday, April 20, 2011.

Items of the Week
Avengers (4) 12
Marijuanaman:HGN
SHIELD: Marvel:THC: 1-Architects of Forever
Spider-Man: The Amazing Spider-Man 648
Superman/Batman 83
Venom (3) 1
Wolverine (4) 8






HATE BALL First Week Special! Through 4/26 save 25% On:
Dan Clowes:GN: Mister Wonderful: A Love Story
Hate Annual 9

The FULL Checklist can be seen after the jump, or click "Read more..." below! Click here to see the visual checklist for April 20!



Dark Horse Comics

Dark Horse Presents 1
Little Lulu:TPB: Pal Tubby: 3-Frog Boy + Other Stories
Mass Effect: Evolution 4
Nexus:THC: Archives: 12-

DC Comics
Astro City:THC: Shining Stars
Batman 709
Batman: Gotham City Sirens 22
Batman:TPB: Detective: The Heart of Hush
DC Universe Online Legends 6
DCP: Ninja Boy
Deus Ex 3
DMZ 64
Fables 104
Green Lantern (4) 65
Green Lantern Corps 59
Hellblazer 278
Hitman:TPB: 5-Ace of Killers (New Ptg)
Justice League of America (4) 56
Legion Of Super Heroes:THC: 1-The Choice
Legion of Super-Heroes (6) 12
Power Girl 23
Spirit (4) 13
Supergirl (5) 63
Superman/Batman 83
Superman/Batman:TPB: Worship
Teen Titans (8) 94
Tiny Titans 39
Transmetropolitan:TPB: 9-The Cure (New Ed)
Young Justice 3
Zatanna 12

Image Comics
68 1
Hack/Slash Ongoing 3
Invincible 79
Marijuanaman:HGN
Super Dinosaur 1
Twilight Guardian
Walking Dead (2): Weekly 16

Kid Approved
Archie and Friends 154
Archie: Sonic Universe 27
Archie: World of Archie Double Digest 6
Archie:THC: Seven Decades of Americas Favorite Teenagers
Archie:TPB: Man From R.I.V.E.R.D.A.L.E.
Darkwing Duck:TPB: 2-Crisis on Infinite Darkwings
Disney: Darkwing Duck 11
Disney: Mickey Mouse 307
Simpsons Comics 177

Manga Mania!

Akira:GN: Kodansha Edition: 6-
Black Butler:GN: 5-
Code Geass: Knight:GN: 3-
High School of Dead:GN: 2
Higurashi When They Cry:GN: 12-Eye Opening Arc Pt 2
House of Five Leaves:GN: 3
Jack Frost:TPB: 5
Maximum Ride:TPB: 4
Mistress Fortune:GN: 1
Naoki Urasawa's 20th Century Boys:GN: 14-
Omamori Himari:GN: 3
Pandora Hearts:GN: 5
Silent Mobius:TPB: Complete Edition: 4

Marvel Comics

Avengers (4) 12
Avengers: Avengers Academy 12
Avengers: UC:TPB: Crime And Punishment
Captain America:TPB: vs. Red Skull
Fantastic Four Third Print 583.3
Fear Itself: Sins Past
Halo: Fall Of Reach Covenant 1
Hulk 32
Hulk: Red Hulk:TPB: Scorched Earth
Iron Man 2.0 4
Iron Man: Invincible Iron Man 503
MMW:THC: Doctor Strange 5
MMW:THC: Doctor Strange 5
SHIELD: Marvel:THC: 1-Architects of Forever
Sigil (2) 2
Silver Surfer (5) 3
Skaar: King of Savage Land 2
Spider-Man: Spectacular #1000
Spider-Man: The Amazing Spider-Man 648
Spider-Man:MA:TPB: Sensational Digest
Spider-Man:TPB: New York Stories
Spider-Man:TPB: One Moment In Time
Thor: Marvel's Greatest Comics
Thor:TPB: The Essential Thor 5
Thunderbolts 156
Thunderbolts:TPB: Classic 1
Venom (3) 1
Wolverine (4) 8
Wolverine + Jubilee 4
X-Factor (3) 218
X-Force: Uncanny X-Force 8
X-Men First Class:TPB: Class Portraits
X-Men: Deadpoolmax 7
X-Men: Generation Hope 6

Other Cool Comics
28 Days Later 22
Abattoir
Black Dynamite:GN: 1-Slave Island
Blood Stained Sword:TPB:
Boondock Saints: Mob War 1
Bullet To The Head:TPB:
Crypt of Horror 11
Dan Clowes:GN: Mister Wonderful: A Love Story
Dark Sun 4
Days Missing Kestus 5
Doctor Who: Fairytale Life 1
Drafted:TPB:Essential Edition
Dungeons + Dragons:TPB: Classics: 1-
Dungeons and Dragons (2) 6
GI Joe: A Real American Hero 165
GI Joe:TPB: Classic 11
Gold Digger 128
Green Hornet: Kevin Smith 15
Green Hornet: Strikes 7
Green Hornet:TPB: Blood Ties
Guy Ritchie's Gamekeeper:GN:
Hate Annual 9
James Bond:TPB: Omnibus 2
Jericho Season 3 5
Judge Dredd:TPB: Comp Case Files 3
Judge Dredd:TPB: Megacity Masters 3
Kill Shakespeare 10
Klondike:GN:
Malignant Man 1
No Girls Allowed:GN: Tales of Daring Women
Page By Paige:GN
Page By Paige:HGN:
Patricia Briggs' Mercy Thompson Moon Called 5
Phantom: Last Phantom 6
Red Sonja: Break the Skin One Shot
Ryder on the Storm 3
Silent Hill:TPB: Past Life
Sixth Gun 11
Stan Lee: Soldier Zero 7
StarGate:TPB: Daniel Jackson
Steampunk Bible:THC
Suicide Girls 1
Tank Girl:TPB: Remastered 1
Tank Girl:TPB: Remastered 2
Tank Girl:TPB: Remastered 3
Transformers: Heart of Darkness 2
Victorian Secret: Ladies Of Steampunk One-Shot
Zombies vs. Robots: Undercity 1

Cool Apparel
Godzilla:TS: World Destruction Tour White 30/1 (Med to 2X Large)

Cool Books
Empire State:GN: A Love Story Or Not
Fleagles Classic:SC: EC Artists
Frazetta Classics:SC: 2-White Indian

Magazines
Comic Shop News:Promo-Bundle: 75ct Bundle 1244
Comics Revue:Mag: Presents Apr 2011 10
Fangoria:Mag 303
G-Fan:Mag: 95
Girls And Corpses Magazine Spring 2011 12
Tomart's:Mag: Action Figure Digest 197

Statues and Other Cool Stuff
Spider-Man:STA: Model Kit
Star Wars: Boba Fett Artfx+:STA: Cloud City Ver

Toys
Classic Marvel Figurine Coll Mag: 144-Typhoid Mary
Classic Marvel Figurine Coll Mag: 145-Marvel Girl
DC Blackest Night:AF: Coll Mag Saint Walker 4
DC Superhero:AF: Coll Mag Orion 79
DC Superhero:AF: Coll Mag Saturn Girl 78
Green Lantern:AF: Wave 2 Stel Set
Ugly Doll:AF: Basheeshee Little Ugly 7inch Plush
Ugly Doll:AF: Collection Asst Series 3
Ugly Doll:AF: Jrumpy Little Ugly 7inch Plush

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Visual Checklist for Wednesday, April 20, 2011

Saturday, April 16, 2011

Visual Checklist for Wednesday, April 20, 2011

Each weekend, we will put up a visual checklist of all the cool items coming to Jim Hanley's Universe this Wednesday!

To see the NEW visual checklist for Wednesday, April 20, Click Here or click "Read more..." below! To see the text checklist for April 20, click here.



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First Week Deal HATE BALL Special! Save 25% On HATE ANNUAL 9 & MISTER WONDERFUL and ALL Bagge & Clowes Comics!

The JHU HATE BALL Special! Wednesday, April 20 sees the release of two hotly anticipated books from two of comics greatest talents, and you can get both new releases (and ALL books from each author) for 25% Off exclusively at Jim Hanley's Universe in New York City!

First, Pantheon presents Mister Wonderful from legendary cartoonist Dan Clowes (Eight Ball, Wilson), reprinting his acclaimed comic from the New York Times. Members of our FREE Customer Rewards Program can get this new hardcover, and ALL Dan Clowes books for 25% Off at both JHU Locations from Wednesday, April 20 through Tuesday, April 26!

Oh, but that's not all! In a nice post-MOCCA treat for lovers of indie comics, Peter Bagge is releasing Hate Annual 9 featuring brand new stories from the noted cartoonist on the top of his game! This brand new release, as well as ALL Peter Bagge books, will be 25% Off for Customer Rewards Members April 20 through April 26!

We are long-time fans of both Bagge and Clowes here at JHU and we want you to experience all of their excellent work, at some of the deepest discounts in NYC! All EXCLUSIVELY at Jim Hanley's Universe, Where Art and Literature Meet!

-JHU

P.S. If you read our Twitter, you already knew about this! We will announce all First Week Deals EXCLUSIVELY on Twitter before it is noted here on the blog so check out twitter.com/JHUniverse or follow @JHUniverse!

While supplies last, some restrictions may apply. You must be a member of our free Customer Rewards Program to receive discount.

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Updated! Free Comic Book Day Lineup for Jim Hanley's Universe in NYC, Saturday, May 7!

Tuesday, April 12, 2011

Free Comic Book Day is Saturday, May 7 and Jim Hanley's Universe in New York City will be host to an all-star lineup of creators, events, FREE COMICS, and so much more!

Can you believe it's been 10 YEARS of Free Comic Book Day? As in years past, we will be giving out free comics all day at both stores. And, also as in years past, we will be hosting a slew of top creators at our Manhattan location. Check it out:

Dan Slott - 1:00pm - The current writer of Amazing Spider-Man and genuinely one of the coolest people alive
Joe Staton - 2:00pm - Writer and artist who has worked on E-Man, Green Lantern Corps, Metal Men and more. Scott Wegener - 2:30pm - Artist and co-creator of Atomic Robo who has also worked on Punisher War Journal and Avengers.  
Jeff Powell - 2:30pm - Letterer of Atomic Robo who has also worked on Sonic the Hedgehog and NiGHTS into Dreams.

Just announced 5/4! Liz Lee (My Life As Liz) and crew from MTV Geek will be at our Manhattan Location on Free Comic Book Day! Liz and crew will be reporting from JHU starting at Noon Saturday!

Also, our friends from New-Gen will be back on hand beginning at 1:30pm with plenty of goodies for everyone! This is not to be missed!

Making the weekend even more awesome is our Magic: The Gathering New Phyrexia pre-releases at both locations on Saturday, May 7! Click here for everything you need to know including time, cost, and more!

Oh, yeah, and there will be FREE COMICS! Click here for the checklist of what we'll be giving away!


-JHU

Update 4/27! We've just announced a MASSIVE sale for Free Comic Book Day Weekend! Saturday, May 7 through Monday, May 9, members of JHU's FREE Customer Rewards Program can save 25% Off EVERYTHING in the Universe! Click here for details!

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First Week Deal FLASHPOINT Special! Save 25% On FLASH 10 and ALL Geoff Johns Flash Comics!

From Wednesday, April 13 through Tuesday, April 19, members of JHU's Free Customer Rewards Program can get the brand new release Flash #10 and ALL Geoff Johns Flash comics for 25% Off! Flash 9 & 10 is the opening salvo in Flashpoint, the event that will change the entire landscape of the DC Universe!

All exclusively at Jim Hanley's Universe in New York City, Where Art and Literature Meet!

-JHU

P.S. If you read our Twitter, you already knew about this! We will announce all First Week Deals EXCLUSIVELY on Twitter before it is noted here on the blog so check out twitter.com/JHUniverse or follow @JHUniverse!

Excludes all variant covers. While supplies last, some restrictions may apply. You must be a member of our free Customer Rewards Program to receive discount.

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Weekly Checklist for Wednesday, April 13, 2011

Ahoy! Here are the comics, graphic novels, manga, books, action figures, statues, magazines and more coming to Jim Hanley's Universe Wednesday, April 13, 2011.

Items of the Week
Avengers: New Avengers (2) 11
Batman and Robin 22
Battle Chasers:THC: Anthology
Hellboy: Buster Oakley Gets His Wish
Spider-Man: The Amazing Spider-Man 658
Spider-Man: Ultimate Comics 157
Thor:THC: Walter Simonson Omnibus

First Week Deal! Save 25% On Flash 10 and ALL Geoff Johns Flash comics!

The FULL Checklist can be seen after the jump, or click "Read more..." below! Click here to see the visual checklist for April 13!



Dark Horse Comics
Flash Gordon:THC: Comic Book Archives: 3-
Hellboy: Buster Oakley Gets His Wish
Star Wars: Invasion:TPB: 2-Rescues

DC Comics
Adventure Comics (1) 525
Area 10:TPB:
Batgirl (3) 20
Batman and Robin 22
Batman: All New Brave And the Bold 6
Batman: Birds of Prey (6) 11
Batman: GC Sirens:TPB: 1-Union
Batman: Red Robin 22
Batman: The Outsiders (2) 38
Booster Gold: All New (2) 43
Booster Gold:TPB: Past Imperfect
DCP: Batman Arkham
Doc Savage 13
Ex Machina:THC: 5-Deluxe Edition
Fables: Cinderella Fables Are Forever 3
Flash (4) 10
Infamous 3
Justice League: Generation Lost 23
Justice League:THC: Generation Lost: 1-
Northlanders 39
R.E.B.E.L.S. (2) 27
Spirit (4):TPB: Angel Smerti
Superboy (4) 6
Superman (2) 710
Superman:TPB: Codename Patriot
THUNDER Agents 6
Titans (2) 34
Unwritten 24

Image Comics
Battle Chasers:THC: Anthology
Battle Chasers:THC: Anthology (S+N Ltd Ed)
Broken Trinity: Pandora's Box 6
Butcher Baker: Righteous Maker 2
Carbon Grey 2
Elephantment: Cover Stories 1
Girls and Goddesses:TPB: Pin Up Art of Joseph Michael Linsner
Infinite Vacation 2
Intrepids 1.2
Lil Depressed Boy 3
Spawn 206
Sweets 5
Walking Dead (2): Survivors Guide 1
Walking Dead (2): Weekly 15

Kid Approved

Archie: B + V Friends Double Digest 213
Archie: Jughead:TPB: Crowning Achievement
Archie: Jughead's Double Digest 169
Disney: Donald Duck And Friends 365
Disney:TPB: Mickey Mouse and the Orbiting Nightmare
Fraggle Rock (2) 3
Salt Water Taffy:GN:4-Caldera's Revenge
Spongebob Comics 2

Manga Mania!

Case Closed: Detective Conan:GN: 38
Cross Game:TPB: 3
Excel Saga:TPB: 22
Future Diary:GN: 10
Itsuwaribito:GN: 2
Karakuri Odette:GN: 6
Kekkaishi:GN: 25
Neko Ramen:GN: 4
Priest:GN: Purgatory
Shinobi Life:GN: 7
Silver Diamond:GN: 9
Ultimo:GN: 4
Yakitate Japan:GN: 26

Marvel Comics
Avengers: New Avengers (2) 11
Avengers: UC:THC: Blade vs. Avengers
Black Panther: Man Without Fear 517
Captain America: Fighting Avenger
Carnage 4
Casanova: Gula 4
Chaos War:TPB: Avengers
Dark Tower: Gunslinger: Little Sisters Eluria 5
Fantastic Four Second Print 588.2
Fantastic Four: Ultimate (Marvel's Greatest Comics Ed)
Formic Wars: Burning Earth 4
Halo:THC: Fall of Reach: Boot Camp Premiere
Hawkeye: Blind Spot 3
House of M
Hulk: Incredible Hulk (1) 626
Invaders (4):THC: Invaders Now
Iron Man 2.0 3
Marvel Adventures: Super Heroes(2) 13
Onslaught Unleashed 3
Punisher(9): MAX 12
Runaways:GN: 1-Pride And Joy Digest (New Ptg)
Secret Warriors 26
Sense and Sensibility:TPB:
SHIELD: Marvel: Infinity
Spider-Man: The Amazing Spider-Man 658
Spider-Man: Ultimate Comics 157
Stephen King's N:TPB
Steve Rogers: Super Soldier Annual
Thor (3): Journey Into Mystery 622
Thor: Whosoever Wields This Hammer
Thor:THC: Walter Simonson Omnibus Balder cover
Thor:THC: Walter Simonson Omnibus Beta Ray cover
Ultimate Avengers vs. New Ultimates 3
Warriors Three:THC: Dog Day Afternoon
Wolverine: Best There Is: Contagion Bumper
Wolverine: DakenDark Wolverine 8
X-23:THC: 1-Killing Dream
X-Force: Uncanny 7
X-Force: Uncanny:THC: 1-Apocalypse Solution
X-Force:THC: Under the Gun (DME) (Vol 61)
X-Force:THC: Under the Gun (MME)
X-Men: Deadpool (4) 35
X-Men: Deadpool Corps:TPB: 1-Pool-pocalypse Now
X-Men: Legacy 247
X-Men: Legacy 245.2
X-Men: New Mutants (4) 22.2
X-Men: The Uncanny X-Men 535

Other Cool Comics
2000 AD:Pack: Mar 2011
Amity Blamity:GN: Book 1
Berlin 17
Breakneck 1
Buck 1
Buffy: Angel: 100 Page Spectacular 1
Buffy: Spike 7
Dean Koontz's Nevermore 1
Do-It-Yourself Guide to Surviving the Zombie Apocalypse:GN
Eternal Descent:TPB: 1
Farscape: Ongoing 18
Francis Sharp In Grip of Uncanny:GN: 1-
GI Joe: Cobra Civil War 0
GI Joe: Cobra Commander Tribute 100 Page Spectacular 0
GI Joe: Cobra: 100 Penny Press Ed
Girl + Gorilla:GN:
Gold DiggerVol 2 (3) 127
Gold Digger:TPB: Tech Manual
Gothic Fall:HGN
Green Hornet: Kevin Smith: Kato 9
Grimm Fairy Tales 58
Incredible Change Bots:GN: 2-
John Byrne: Next Men 5
Judge Dredd Megazine 309
Kate + William:GN: A Very Public Love Story
Kate Middleton Very Private Princess One Shot
Ladies of the Night (One Shot)
Lady Death (Ongoing) 4
Martian Confederacy:GN: 2-From Mars with Love
Night of the Living Dead 4
Night of the Living Dead: Annual 2011 2
Onward Towards Our Noble Deaths:GN:
Oz/Wonderland Chronicles:TPB: 1-Book Market Ed
Oz/Wonderland Chronicles:TPB: 1-Direct Market Ed
Pood 3
R. Crumb:TPB: Complete Crumb Comics 13
R. Crumb:TPB: Complete Crumb Comics 15
Red Sonja: Revenge of the Gods 2
Robert Jordan's Wheel of Time: Eye of the World 9
Safe Area Gorazde:THC: Special Ed
Sleepyheads:GN:
Stan Lee: Starborn 5
Star Trek: Countdown 100 Penny Press Edition
Taxidermist:TPB:
Transformers: Ongoing 18
Transformers: Rising Storm 3
Warlord of Mars: Dejah Thoris 2
Wendel:TPB: Complete
William Windsor: A Very Public Prince (One Shot)
Zorro: Death of Zorro 2

Cool Apparel
Tokidoki X:TS: Marvel Avengers Navy (Small to XLarge)
Tokidoki X:TS: Marvel Metal Thor Juniors (Small to Large)

Magazines
Clint 6
Comic Shop News:Promo-Bundle: 1243
Doctor Who:Mag: 432
Hi-Fructose Magazine Quarterly 19
Jack Kirby Collector 56
Megami:Mag: Feb 2011 58
Newtype:Mag: Feb 2011 45
Scream Magazine 1
SFX:Mag: 207
Star Wars:Mag: Clone Wars 4
Supernatural:Mag: 24

Statues
SpiderM:STA: Black Cat Bishoujo

Toys
Ame Comi:AF: Deula Dent as the Joker Vinyl Figure
Ame Comi:AF: Jesse Quick as the Flash Vinyl Figure
Killzone:AF: 1-Master Case Asst
Ratchet + Clank:AF: Series 2: Holo Armor Ratchet and Clank
Tim Burton:AF: Pin Cushion Queen 9 Inch Vinyl Figure
Tim Burton:AF: Robot Boy 7 1/2 Inch Vinyl Figure

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Visual Checklist for Wednesday, April 13, 2011

Saturday, April 9, 2011

Visual Checklist for Wednesday, April 13, 2011

Each weekend, we will put up a visual checklist of all the cool items coming to Jim Hanley's Universe this Wednesday!

To see the NEW visual checklist for Wednesday, April 13, Click Here or click "Read more..." below! To see the text checklist for April 13, click here.


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Going to the MOCCA Festival? Come Visit JHU, We're Just a Few Blocks Away!

Friday, April 8, 2011

Going to the Museum of Comic and Cartoon Art Festival this weekend? Jim Hanley's Universe, New York City's Premier Comic store for 25 Years and counting, is only a few blocks away!


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Jim Hanley's Universe always has the City's deepest stock of independent and self-published comics from the best creators in the world! On top of that, we've slashed prices on literally hundreds of graphic novels, most 60% or less as well as a huge back issue box sale Sunday, April 10!

Jim Hanley's Universe, Where Art and Literature Meet!

Jeff

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Wednesday Roundup: FEAR ITSELF & FABLES 25% Off, Huge Box Sale, Store Updates & More!

Tuesday, April 5, 2011

Please excuse our appearance at our Manhattan Location as we open up room for our new, expanded (and quite massive!) discount book section! Within a couple of weeks we will have tens of thousands of graphic novels at deep, deep discounts, so stay tuned.

We have fully updated our gaming schedule through Summer 2011! Click here for our NEW Full Gaming Schedule for both JHU Locations! Note: Because of the JHU Box Sale, there will be no gaming at the JHU Underground in Manhattan on Saturday, April 9. 

Don't forget to follow Jim Hanley's Universe on Twitter (www.twitter.com/JHUniverse / @JHUniverse) and Tumblr (www.jhuniverse.tumblr.com)! Here is a rundown of everything you need to know for the days ahead...

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From Wednesday, April 6 through Tuesday, April 12, members of JHU's Free Customer Rewards Program can get the brand new release Fear Itself #1 for 25% OffClick here for more

That's not all, though! We have another First Week Deal - get Fables volume 15 for 25% Off through April 12! Click here for details!

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Sunday, April 10 is the return of the MASSIVE JHU Back Issue Box Sale! Stock up on hundreds of great back issues from our select basement stock for a low flat rate, EXCLUSIVELY at the JHU Underground at our Manhattan location Sunday, April 10th from 12:00 to 8:00 PM! Click here for details!

Note: Because of the JHU Box Sale, there will be no gaming at the JHU Underground in Manhattan on Saturday, April 9.  


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From Saturday, April  9 through Monday, April 11 members of JHU's FREE Customer Rewards program can save 40% on ALL Games Workshop products at our Staten Island Location while supplies last! Click here for more!
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Going to the Museum of Comic and Cartoon Art Festival this weekend? Jim Hanley's Universe, New York City's Premier Comic store for 25 Years and counting, is only a few blocks away! Click here for a handy map!



Saturday, May 7 marks the return of Free Comic Book Day! Stay tuned to the JHU Blog for more!

For this week's text checklist, click here! For this week's visual checklist, click here!

For all top stories on the JHU Blog, Click Here.

-JHU

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Gaming at Jim Hanley's Universe - Full Updated Schedule through Summer 2011

Jim Hanley's Universe has New York's Premier Comic Book Store for more than 25 years, and is now New York's Premier Gaming Spot - now featuring fully sanctioned Magic: The Gathering tournaments (including Standard and Extended Constructed, Booster Drafts and more), Pokemon, Yu-Gi-Oh!, Warhammer and more at both JHU locations!

Magic the Gathering Draft tourneys are $15 to enter, and you get 3 booster packs on top of your entry into the hottest Magic tourneys anywhere in New York City. Standard Constructed tourneys cost $10 - you bring your own deck, with permitted expansions being Zendikar, Worldwake, Rise of the Eldrazi, Magic 2011, Scars of Mirrodin and the new Mirrodin Besieged (coming in January). Running low? Don't Worry! JHU Carries a large selection of booster packs and starter decks from all the latest expansions. As always, all Magic: the Gathering tournaments at both our locations are fully sanctioned by Wizards of the Coast and counts towards official rankings on both a regional and national level!

(For more information about Magic: The Gathering formats, click here.)

Pokemon and Yu-Gi-Oh! tournaments at JHU New Dorp cost just $5 to enter, and Warhammer games are FREE to enter with any Warhammer game or supply purchase!

Below is the full rundown of all things gaming at JHU!

GAMING AT JIM HANLEY'S UNIVERSE IN STATEN ISLAND:

EVERY MONDAY at JHU New Dorp
Warhammer and Warhammer 40k - Beginning at 1:00pm

EVERY FRIDAY at JHU New Dorp
Yu-Gi-Oh! - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Magic: The Gathering Standard Constructed – NEW TIME! 4:30pm to 8:00pm

EVERY SATURDAY at JHU New Dorp
Warhammer and Warhammer 40k - All day

EVERY SUNDAY at JHU New Dorp
Pokemon and Yu-Gi-Oh! - 1:00pm to 4:00 pm
Magic: The Gathering Standard Constructed – 4:00pm to 8:00pm


GAMING AT JIM HANLEY'S UNIVERSE IN MANHATTAN:

EVERY THURSDAY at the JHU Underground in Manhattan
Magic: The Gathering Standard Constructed - 6:00pm to 10:00pm 
Magic: The Gathering Booster Draft - 6:30pm to 10:00pm
Magic: The Gathering Commander (EDH) format - 6:30pm-9:00pm

EVERY FRIDAY at the JHU Underground in Manhattan
Magic: The Gathering Drafts 6:00pm to 11:00pm

EVERY SATURDAY at the JHU Underground in Manhattan
Magic: The Gathering Drafts 2:00pm to 6:00pm.

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UPCOMING EVENTS

SATURDAY, MAY 7
Magic: The Gathering "New Phyrexia" Pre-Release
Main Event (Sealed): 2:00pm - 7:00pm
Side Events (Drafts): 2:00pm - 9:00pm
Click here for details!

SATURDAY, MAY 14
Magic: The Gathering "New Phyrexia" Launch Party
Main Event (Sealed): 2:00pm - 7:00pm
Side Events (Drafts): 2:00pm - 9:00pm
Click here for details! 

Stay tuned to this blog for further game day announcements from Jim Hanley's Universe - your home for all things gaming in Manhattan! Stay tuned to this blog for further game day announcements from Jim Hanley's Universe and the JHU Underground - your NEW home for all things gaming in Manhattan!

Jeff

Click here for all our gaming coverage!

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Weekly Checklist for Wednesday, April 6, 2011

Ahoy! Here are the comics, graphic novels, manga, books, action figures, statues, magazines and more coming to Jim Hanley's Universe Wednesday, April 6, 2011.

Items of the Week
Axe Cop: Bad Guy Earth 2
Brightest Day 23
Fear Itself: Home Front 1
Hellboy: BPRD: Dead Remembered 1
Hercules: Herc 1

First Week Deal! Save 25% On:
Fables:TPB:15-Rose Red
Fear Itself 1

The FULL Checklist can be seen after the jump, or click "Read more..." below! Click here to see the visual checklist for April 6!



Dark Horse Comics
Axe Cop: Bad Guy Earth 2
Conan (4): Frazetta Cover Series 7
Conan:THC: 10-Iron Shadows in the Moon 10
Hellboy: BPRD: Dead Remembered 1
Let Me In: Crossroads 4
Outlaw Prince:TPB: Rob Hughes Thomas Yeates/Michael Kaluta
Solomon Kane (3): Red Shadows 1
Star Wars: Darth Vader + Lost Command 3
Usagi Yojimbo (3) 136
Witchfinder Lost + Gone Forever 3

DC Comics
Aaron and Ahmed:HGN
Batman Beyond (4) 4
Brightest Day 23
DC Universe Online: Legends 5
Doom Patrol (5) 21
Fables:TPB:15-Rose Red
First Wave: Special
Freedom Fighters 8
Green Lantern:TPB: Secret Origin: New Ed
House of Mystery 36
I, Zombie 12
JLA: 80 Page Giant 2011
Jonah Hex (2) 66
Justice Society of America: JSA: All Stars (2) 17
Looney Tunes (3) 197
Our Army at War:TPB: 2010
Red:TPB: Better Red Than Dead
Scooby-Doo (8): Where Are You? 8
Secret Six (2) 32
Superman/Batman: Annual 5
Sweet Tooth 20
Time Masters:TPB: Vanishing Point
Vertigo Resurrected: Hellblazer: Bad Blood
Weird Worlds 4

Image Comics
Art of Rob Schrab:THC: But I Cant Do Anything Else
Blue Estate 1
Chew 18
Daomu 3
Firebreather (3): Holmgang 2
Green Wake 1
Intrepids 2
Jack Staff (3): Weird World of Jack Staff 6
Madman: New Giant Size Super Ginchy Special One Shot 0
Madman:THC: Atomica
Memoir 3
Nonplayer 1
Orc Stain 6
Walking Dead (2): Weekly 14
Who Is Jake Ellis? 3
Yesterdays Tomorrows:TPB: 1-

Kid Approved
Archie and Friends Double Digest 4
Archie: Betty 191
Archie:THC: Best Of Dan DeCarlo: 2-
Chicagoland Detective Agency:GN: 2-Drained Brains Caper
Disney: Chip N Dale: Rescue Rangers 5
Disney: Uncle Scrooge 402
My Boyfriend Is Monster:GN: 1-I Love Him to Pieces
My Boyfriend Is Monster:GN: 2-Made For Each Other

Manga Mania!
Animal Academy:GN: 7-Hakobune Hakusho
Blue Exorcist:GN: 1
Butterfly:GN: 1
Clean Freak: Fully Equipped:GN: 1-
Crimson Snow:GN:
Demon Sacred:GN: 4-
Dengeki Daisy:GN: 4-
Eensy Weensy Monster:GN: 2-
Eyeshield 21:GN: 35
Happy Cafe:GN: 7
Maid Sama:GN: 8
Natsume's Book of Friends:GN: 6
Nura: Rise of the Yokai Clan:GN: 2
Pavane For Dead Girl:GN: 1-
Pokemon Adventures:GN: 12
Prince of Tennis:GN: 41-
Rosario + Vampire:GN: Season II 4
Sakura Hime:GN: Legend of Princess Sakura 1
Seiho Boys High School:GN: 5
Skip Beat:GN: 23
Skyblue Shore Sorairo Kaigan:GN 2
Slam Dunk:GN: 15
Stepping on Roses:GN: 5

Marvel Comics
Annihilators 2
Avengers: Young Avengers: Childrens Crusade 5
Avengers:THC: Avengers Prime Premiere
Captain America: Hail Hydra 4
Captain America: Ultimate Comics 4
Carnage 3.3
Chaos War:TPB:
Emma 2
Fear Itself 1
Fear Itself: Home Front 1
Fear Itself: Spotlight
Hercules: Herc 1
Heroes for Hire (3) 5
Iron Man:THC: Industrial Revolution Premiere
Marvel Masterworks:THC: Atlas: Strange Tales 4- (DME) (Vol 156)
Marvel Masterworks:THC: Atlas: Strange Tales 4- (MME)
Marvel Super Stars Magazine 2
Marvel Universe: Official Index: Avengers/Thor/Capt America 12
Marvel Zombies: Supreme 3
Marvel Zombies:TPB: 5-
Oz: Ozma Of Oz 5
Shadowland:THC: Power Man Premiere
Skaar: King of Savage Land 1
Spider-Man: The Amazing Spider-Man: Annual 2011
Spider-Man: With Great Power Comes Great Responsibility 1
Thunderbolts: From the Marvel Vault
Wolverine: Best There Is 5
Wolverine/Hercules: Myths Monsters And Mutants 2
X-Men: Deadpool Family
X-Men: The Uncanny X-Men Point One Issue 534.1
X-Men:TPB: The Essential: 5

Other Cool Comics
Abyss (2): Family Issues
Alex Toth:TPB: Adventures of Jon Fury in Japan (Special Ed)
Ayn Rand's Anthem:GN
Bring the Thunder 4
Charismagic 1
Dark Age:GN: 1-Dominion
Die Hard:TPB: Year One: 2-
Doctor Who: Classics (4) Seventh Doctor 3
Dungeons and Dragons (2) 5
Fallen Angel: Return of the Son 3
Farscape:THC: Uncharted Tales: 3-D'Argos Quest
Female Force: Rosie O'Donnell 24
Frazetta Classics:TPB: 1-Johnny Comet (Vanguard)
GI Joe:TPB: Tales From the Cobra Wars
Glamourpuss 18
Golden Age: Men of Mystery:TPB: 85-
Green Hornet: Aftermath 1
Grimm Fairy Tales:TPB: 9-
Indie Comics Magazine 2
Infestation 2
Iron Siege 3
Irredeemable 24
Jim Butcher's Dresden Files: Fool Moon 1
Judo Girl (3): So You Wanna Revolution 1
Jurassic Park: The Devils in the Desert 4
Least I Could Do:TPB: 4-I Wish You Were Chewbacca
Legend of the Scarlet Blades:THC:
Love And Capes: Ever After 3
MGM Midnight Movies:TPB: It, Terror From Beyond Stars + Motel Hell
Nancy Hernandez + Black Widows:GN
Oz: Royal Historian Of Oz 4
Oz/Wonderland Chronicles 4
Penny for Your Soul 6
Political Power: Glenn Beck 15
Poseurs:GN:
Raise the Dead II 4
Reunion:GN:
Roger Corman Presents: Deathsport 4
Star Trek:TPB: Khan Ruling In Hell
Starcraft:GN: Ghost Academy 3
Superstar:TPB: 1-As Seen on TV
Technopriests:TPB: 3- Perfect Game
The Boys 53
Torpedo:THC: 3-
Transformers:TPB: Sector 7
Vincent Price Presents 27
Warcraft:GN: Shadow Wing: 2-Nexus Point

Cool Books
Chicks In Capes:SC: Book Market Ed
Chicks In Capes:SC: Direct Market Ed
Dr Horrible:SC: Sing Along Blog Book
Rough Justice:HC: The Sketches of Alex Ross (Ross + Kidd Bookplate Ed)
Whisperer:PB: Double Novel: 4-
Zorro:SC: More Tales Of Zorro

Magazines
Comic Shop News:Promo-Bundle: 1242
Comics Buyer's Guide:Mag: 1677
Doctor Who:Mag: Unlimited 1
Hobby Japan:Mag: 87
Monster Bash:Mag: 11
Rue Morgue Magazine 110
Shonen Jump:Mag: (3) 101
Star Trek Magazine 33

Statues + Other Cool Stuff
Classic Marvel Figurine Coll Mag: 142-Silver Sable
DC Blackest Night:AF: Figurine Coll Mag: 2-Atrocitus
DC Superhero:AF: Figurine Coll Mag: 76-Big Barda
DC Universe Online:STA: Green Arrow
Green Lantern:Sign: Animated Light Up Display
Green Lantern:STA: Honor Guard Ring Prop Replica
DCU Justice League:AF: Unlimited Asst
Marvel Minimates:AF: Age of Apocalypse 4-Pack
Marvel Minimates:AF: New Mutants 4-Pack
Pez:Candy: Marvel 2011 Blister Pack 12 Ct Display
Ratchet + Clank:AF: Series 2: Balanced Case Asst

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