NEWS FROM HITHER & YON

Posted on January 30th, 2009


SCOTT PILGRIM - FULL COLOUR ODDS & ENDS A SPECIAL ONE-SHOT COMIC COLLECTING THE FREE COMIC BOOK DAY SCOTT PILGRIM STORY, THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF KIM PINE, A STRIP FROM TORONTO’S NOW MAGAZINE, AND OTHER BITS OF O’MALLEY GOODNESS. THIS WAS A CONVENTION AND WEB EXCLUSIVE - “NOT AVAILABLE IN STORES!” - BUT WHEN I GET MY KILT ON, STRANGE THINGS HAPPEN!

• LOCAL ARTIST MIKE HOLMES(THE TERRIFIC TRUE STORY STRIPS IN THE COAST) GETS A SHOUT OUT FROM WRITER JAMIE RICH ON THE NEWSARAMA COMIC BOOK NEWS WEBSITE. MIKE IS ILLUSTRATING A NEW GRAPHIC NOVEL BY JAMIE THAT IS SLATED FOR RELEASE LATER THIS YEAR - CHECK IT OUT HERE • J. TORRES, WRITER OF SUCH FUN STUFF AS WONDER GIRL, TEEN TITANS GO! AND ALISON DARE GETS INTERVIEWED ON FILIPINO TV ABOUT WORKING IN COMICS AND HIS UPCOMING BOOK, LOLA. MORE INFO CAN BE FOUND AT J.’S BLOG HERE • AND AS PICTURED ABOVE, THE SCOTT PILGRIM COLOUR SPECIAL IS IN STOCK NOW IN HALIFAX AND WILL BE IN FREDERICTON BY MONDAY OR TUESDAY! GET IT AS A WARM-UP FOR SCOTT PILGRIM VOL. 5 (SCOTT PILGRIM VERSUS THE UNIVERSE) WHICH GETS UNLEASHED ON WEDNESDAY, FEB. 4TH! • WE CLEANED UP OUR STATUE PRICE LIST. IT WAS A MESS. AND SINCE IT’S ALL NICELY IN ORDER, I THOUGHT I’D SHARE IT WITH YOU FOLKS, TOO. HERE’S WHAT WE HAVE ON DISPLAY AT THE HALIFAX STORE AS FAR AS STAUES, BUSTS, AND MAQUETTES ARE CONCERNED. AND REMEMBER, I AM WILLING TO HAGGLE SO LONG AS YOU KNOW HOW TO DO SO!

ASTERIX: ASTERIX WITH BOAR150 ASTERIX: FALBALLA 120 ASTERIX: LOOKING MIFFED210 ASTERIX: OBELIX BREAKING THRU ICE240 BARON ZEMO BUST76 BATMAN: 1950S BATMOBILE200 BATMAN: 1ST APPEARANCE ROBIN200 BATMAN: B&W69 BATMAN: ON ROOFTOP WITH ROBIN235 BONE: PHONEY BONE THE DRAGONSLAYER69.95 BONE: RED DRAGON350 BONE: THORN230 CATWOMAN (GOLDEN AGE)25 CLASSIC COMIC CHARACTERS (YOE STUDIOS)50 CONAN: THE SLAYER BUST (WITH SWORD)77.95 DARK KNIGHT WITH ROBIN MINI-STATUE (NO BOX)40 DISNEY: BEAGLE BOYS99 DISNEY: DONALD & DAISY85 DISNEY: MICKEY, DONALD & GOOFY85 DISNEY: MICKEY MOUSE COIN BANK19.99 DISNEY: MICKEY & PLUTO85 DISNEY: SLEEPING BEAUTY DRAGON200 DISNEY: UNCLE SCROOGE “POOL OF RICHES”325 DOCTOR OCTOPUS BUST89.95 DOCTOR STRANGE BUST66.95 EC: CRYPTKEEPER195 EC: OLD WITCH195 ELQUEST BUST54.95 FAT FREDDY’S CAT60 FLAMING CARROT150 GIANT-MAN BUST79.95 GOLDEN COMPASS: LYRA40 GORT (DIE-CAST)29.99 GORT (WIND-UP)39.99 GROO & RUFFERTO250 GUNSMITH CATS89.95 HAPPY BEAVER VINYL FIGURE39.99 HAWKEYE275 HELLBOY: ANIMATED STATUE190 HELLBOY: SAMARITAN GUN REPLICA550 HEROBEAR & THE KID BUST100 HEROCLIX: FIN FANG FOOM79.95 HULK (WITH GIRDER)65 INDIANA JONES FIGURE225 INDIANA JONES ON HORSEBACK275 IRON MAN (ARTFX - LIGHTS UP)225 IRON MONGER BUST85 JACK KIRBY BUST64.95 JLA ANIMATED MAQUETTES149.95 JLA HAWKMAN BUST64.95 JLA VERSUS STARRO295 KING KING VERSUS V-REX600 KITTY PRYDE & LOCKHEED BUST 64.95 KRYPTO, STREAKY & ACE THE BAT-HOUND150 LONE WOLF & CUB FIGURES400 MICKEY MOUSE IN CAR15 MILK & CHEESE VINYL FIGURES69.95 MINNIE MOUSE85 MOUSE GUARD120 MOVIE ICONS: STEVE MCQUEEN19.99 NAMOR BUST66.95 PENGUIN (GOLDEN AGE)25 PETER PARKER FIGURE (EMO)125 POWER GIRL & HUNTRESS STATUE200 POWER MAN BUST40 PREACHER: JESSE CUSTER250 PRINCE VALIANT 200 PRINCE VALIANT ON HORSEBACK275 PROWLER BUST66.95 R. CRUMB: CATHOLIC SCHOOL GIRL200 R. CRUMB: MISTER NATURAL62.95 REX LIBRIS39.95 ROCKETEER FIGURE240 RUDOLPH: ISLAND OF MISFIT TOYS39.95 SANDMAN: DEATH (SEATED)325 SANDMAN: DEATH (WITH UMBRELLA)325 SANDMAN: ENDLESS PEWTER SET225 SANDMAN: RAMADAN (P. CRAIG RUSSELL) NO BOX500 SANDMAN: SANDMAN & DEATH BOOKENDS325 SERENITY: LI’L MAL MAQUETTE69.95 SHAZAM: CAPTAIN MARVEL200 SHREK: PUSS IN BOOTS89.95 SPIDER-MAN 3 BLACK BUST29.99 SPIDER-MAN / VENOM BOOKENDS79.95 SPIRIT BUST79.95 SPONGEBOB: PATRICK STAR40 STARDUST (GAIMAN & VESS)225 STRANGERS IN PARADISE: FRANCINE BUST50 STRANGERS IN PARADISE: KATCHOO BUST50 STREAMLINER ROCKET39.95 SUPER FRIENDS MAQUETTES149.95 SUPERMAN: DEPARTURE FROM KRYPTON250 SUPERMAN: FOREVER (KENT OPENING SHIRT)240 SUPERMAN (GIL KANE)75 SUPERMAN: MAN OF STEEL (KINGDOM COME)250 SUPERMAN: SUPERGIRL’S ARRIVAL250 SUPREME WITH RADAR200 T.H.U.N.D.E.R. AGENTS: DYNAMO200 TINKERBELL BY LOISEL295 TINTIN: LARGE STATUE750 TINTIN: SET OF 4 FIGURES500 TINTIN WITH SNOWY499 TRANSFORMERS: ARCEE BUST79.95 TRANSFORMERS: IRONHIDE BUST79.95 TRANSFORMERS: OMEGA SUPREME (RIGHT LEG REPAIRED) REG. PRICE 220150 TRANSFORMERS: RUMBLE BUST79.95 TRANSFORMERS: UNICRON STATUE220 UNION JACK BUST68.95 USAGI & KATSUICHI99 WALKING DEAD ZOMBIE BUST39.95 WALLACE & GROMIT: GROMIT IN RAINCOAT125 WALLACE & GROMIT: GROMIT KNITTING60 WOLVERINE IN LEATHER JACKET200 WOMEN OF THE DCU BUSTS59-79 WONDER WOMAN (BRIAN BOLLAND)275