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Closing the Newsletter [Jan. 22nd, 2017|08:36 pm]
Comic Store News: A Comic Book Based Newsletter

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lilacsigil and I have decided that we're going to close the newsletter. We and assorted volunteers have been running comicstore_news for over a decade: Volume 1, Issue 1 was posted 12th of August 2006. It's been fun, and we've been lucky to work with a lot of people, but it's time to stop now. Fandom isn't the same place it was back in 2006, the newsletter gets smaller every year, and volunteers (we love you guys!) are harder to rustle up.

We're going to leave the comm archived, since it's a part of fandom history. Thank you to everyone who helped keep the newsletter going for the past eleven years.
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Yuletide Madness 2016 Special Edition! [Jan. 1st, 2017|04:19 pm]
Comic Store News: A Comic Book Based Newsletter

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Marvel

Avengers Academy (Video Game)
- Anonymous wrote Five Times Someone Raided Tony's Cheese Fridge. (Rated General, Peggy Carter/Natasha Romanov, Tony Stark/Cheese)

Ant-Man
- Anonymous wrote You Should Play This Game, OK?. (Rated Teen, Luis, Princess Ida (Monument Valley), Totem (Monument Valley))

Captain America
- Anonymous wrote Wartime Work. (Rated General, Steve Rogers, Cosme McMoon (Florence Foster Jenkins))

Deadpool
- Anonymous wrote lesser known celebrations. (Rated Explicit, Vanessa Carlysle/Wade Wilson)

Fantastic Four
- Anonymous wrote has slowly turned into numbing emptiness. (Rated General, Ben Grimm/Reed Richards, Susan Storm/Reed Richards)

Jessica Jones
- Anonymous wrote Three, Two, One. (Rated General, Jessica Jones, Patricia Walker)

DC
Batgirl
- Anonymous wrote Insert Bird Joke Here. (Rated General, Stephanie Brown & Jason Todd)
- Anonymous wrote W.W.B.D.. (Rated General, Stephanie Brown, Nell Little)

Batman v Superman
- Anonymous wrote . (Rated General, Diana/Bruce Wayne)

Suicide Squad
- Anonymous wrote Cuffed To My Hand. (Rated Explicit, Joker/Harleen Quinzel)

Supergirl
- Anonymous wrote Strange New Worlds. (Rated Teen, Alex Danvers/Maggie Sawyer)

Other Publishers

Addams Family
- Anonymous wrote The Addams Family on Vacation. (Rated General, Gomez Addams/Morticia Addams)
- Anonymous wrote How The Other Side Lives. (Rated General, Gomez Addams/Morticia Addams)

Hellboy
- Anonymous wrote Incident Report. (Rated General, Tom Manning, Hellboy)

The Losers
- Anonymous wrote Ain't It Driving You Crazy. (Rated Teen, Carlos "Cougar" Alvarez/Jake Jensen)

Rat Queens
- Anonymous wrote Goddamned Fucking Mushrooms. (Rated General, Violet Blackforge, Betty, Hannah Vizari, Dee)

Saga
- Anonymous wrote if you want to tell the news, you have to fucking live. (Rated Teen, Doff/Upsher)

Snotgirl
- Anonymous wrote cool girl is game. (Rated , Lottie Person/Caroline|Cool Girl)

Wynonna Earp
- Anonymous wrote Adjustments. (Rated Teen, Doc Holliday, Nicole Haught)

Webcomics
Beanworld
- Anonymous wrote The Hoi Polloi Breakdown. (Rated General, Mr Spook, General Garbanzo, The Hoi Polloi, The Boom'r Band)

Gunnerkrigg Court
- Anonymous wrote Afternoon Tea. (Rated General, Reynardine, Katerina Donlan)

Oglaf
- Anonymous wrote My Heroine. (Rated Teen, Greir/Snow Queen)
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Yuletide Special Edition 2016! [Dec. 27th, 2016|09:25 pm]
Comic Store News: A Comic Book Based Newsletter

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MarvelCollapse )
DC and VertigoCollapse )
Other PublishersCollapse )
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If we've missed anything please let us know in comments! Anonymous commenting is on. Yuletide Madness coming soon.
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Comicstore News is on break [Dec. 18th, 2016|07:09 pm]
Comic Store News: A Comic Book Based Newsletter

lilacsigil
Happy holidays to all our readers! comicstore_news is on hiatus until 7th January 2017. We will post a special Yuletide edition in the meantime.

See you on the other side!
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Volume 130, Issue 3 [Dec. 11th, 2016|07:06 pm]
Comic Store News: A Comic Book Based Newsletter

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News
- laireshi posted the first official Spider-Man: Homecoming trailer.

Discussion
- cap_ironman posted next weekly chat details.
- be_compromised posted December news.
- lot_fans posted Legends of Tomorrow episode 2x08 discussion.
- __marcelo posted commentary on Batman #12 and the text of the letter from Bruce to Selina in the comic.
- [personal profile] dirty_diana posted a rec for "Peggy's Pocket Problems" by TeaAndATale. (Rated Teen, Peggy/Steve, Howling Commandos).
- [personal profile] dirty_diana posted a rec for the fanvid "Brother" by mrseclipse555. (Rated sfw, John Diggle & Oliver Queen)

Questions
- iwishihadapenny posted a search for fics featuring a teenage Peter Parker.
- pupeez4eva posted a search for fic where people think Peter is older than he is.
- greasergirlalex posted a search for a fic where Tony Stark looks for Ant-thony the ant and Civil War doesn't happen.
- aew14 posted a search for a Steve/Bucky one-shot with their bachelor parties and wedding.
- hariennephantom posted a search for a fic where Tony has autism and does physical training with Clint and Steve.

Fic
Marvel
- laireshi wrote "Downwards, Ever Faster", a Big Bang with art by sleepyoceanprince. (Rated Teen, Steve/Tony)
- laireshi wrote "Protect, Defend, Avenge", a Big Bang with art by ranoutofrun and rai-kishi. (Rated Teen, Steve/Tony)
- bradygirl_12 wrote "The Soldier And The Scientist XI: “It’s The Great Pumpkin, Steve Rogers!!!” :) ". (Rated G, Steve/Tony, Natasha/Pepper, Clint/Phil )

Challenges/Contests
- fan_flashworks has a new challenge: Naked.

Graphics
- iwillnotdance posted 60 iZombie icons in a multi-fandom post.

Scans/Pictures
- hptr_fangirl posted cover of Green Arrow #12.
- daylightfire posted Legends of Tomorrow photo from Caity Lotz's twitter.

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Volume 130, Issue 002 [Dec. 7th, 2016|05:30 pm]
Comic Store News: A Comic Book Based Newsletter

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News
- larielromeniel posted Active Minds Fundraiser. (Legends of Tomorrow)
- larielromeniel posted What didn't make it into the crossover. (Legends of Tomorrow)
- hptr_fangirl posted Stephen Amell talks about 100 episode and Fall finale. (Arrow)

Discussion
- comics_ic posted Community update.
- cap_ironman posted Weekly chat.

Questions
- tabu_shechka posted Fic search: Fury finds out about Phil/Clint .
- tinytiger00 posted Fic search: Loki/Tony mpreg.

Fic
Marvel
- bradygirl_12 wrote "The Sisterhood Of The Ruby Stilettos XIII: Thankful ". (Rated G, Natasha/Pepper)

Challenges/Contests
- comics_ic has Challenge #108 voting.
- comics_ic has New Challenge #109: Stock it.
- be_compromised has Secret Santa Update.

Miscellaneous
- daylightfire posted Vid Rec: Leonard Snart - Something To Fight For (Defender) by YanaZhukova.

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Volume 130, Issue 1 [Dec. 4th, 2016|08:56 pm]
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Discussion
- arrow_tv posted episode discussion post for Legends of Tomorrow 2x07, the conclusion of the crossover.
- [personal profile] fresh_brainss posted a creator rec for the work of salmon_pink, including MCU and Spider-Man fic.

Questions
- anglhededhpstr posted a search for a fic where Steve and Tony are friends with benefits but it's not working out.
- pupeez4eva posted a search for fics with Dick Grayson when he was a police officer.
- ladyhatshepsut posted a search for fics about regular SHIELD employees after the fall of SHIELD.
- kasey1939 posted a search for a fic where the Avengers watch the movie Captain America: The Winter Soldier.

Art
Marvel
- cap_ironman posted "Old Friends" fanworks roundup. (Rated various, Steve/Tony)

Fic
Marvel
- cap_ironman posted a round-up of monthly Cap Iron Man fanworks for November.
- disco_pinecone posted Bingo blackout masterpost. (Rated various, Steve/Tony)
- avocadolove wrote "Enemy at the Gates", a Big Bang with art by fictionforlife. (Fic rated Mature, art rated General, Steve/Tony)
- sandrasfisher wrote "Road to Recovery", a Big Bang with art by knowmefirst. (Fic rated R, art rated G, Clint/Nat, Phil/Lana(OFC))
- disco_pinecone wrote "Sex on the Beach". (Rated Mature, Steve/Tony)
- cap_ironman posted "Old Friends" fanworks roundup. (Rated various, Steve/Tony)
- paleogymnast wrote "10,000 Miles From Home", a Big Bang with art by red_r_rackham. (Fic rated M, art rated PG-13, Laura Barton, Natasha Romanoff, Lila Barton, Cooper Barton, Nathaniel Pietro Barton, Hope van Dyne, Nakia (Dora Milaje), with background appearances/mentions of background Cassie Lang, Clint Barton, Steve Rogers, Clint Barton, Scott Lang, T’Challa, Hope van Dyne, Cassie Lang, Thaddeus “Thunderbolt” Ross, Tony Stark, and background Clint/Laura)
- dapanach wrote "A World Apart", a Big Bang with art by redpepperink and Caz. (Fic rated M, art rated T, Steve/Tony)

DC
- bradygirl_12 wrote "A Star on the Beach". (Rated G, Jonathan/Martha)
- geckoholic wrote "Like Drowning in the Desert". (Rated NC-17, Dick/Jason)

Challenges/Contests
- agentofshieldbb has all the info on Round 4 of the Agents of SHIELD big bang.
- fan_flashworks has a new challenge: Square.
- larielromeniel linked a Captain Canary Secret Santa on tumblr.

Graphics
- magical_sid posted Guardians of the Galaxy icons in a multi-fandom post.
- sininferno posted Arrow, iZombie and Guardians of the Galaxy icons in a multi-fandom post.
- word_never_said posted MCU icons.
- setentpet posted Constantine icons.

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Volume 129, Issue 11 [Nov. 30th, 2016|04:50 pm]
Comic Store News: A Comic Book Based Newsletter

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Discussion
- hptr_fangirl posted the Flash crossover episode discussion post.

Questions
- tinabinna666 posted a search for a specific Spideypool fic with a plush Deadpool.

Fic
Marvel
- fluffypanda wrote "Like A Second Heart", a Big Bang with art by fictionforlife. (Rated PG-13, Steve/Tony)
- lady_moriel wrote "the kindness of strangers", a Big Bang with art by neurovickya (Fic rated R, art rated PG-13, Loki & Gamora, Gamora & Nebula, and Loki & Thor)
- sineala wrote "Straight on till Morning", a Big Bang with art by phoenixmetaphor and ranoutofrun. (Fic rated Explicit, art rated G to PG-13, Steve/Tony, Star Trek fusion)
- disco_pinecone wrote "The Price of Kindness". (Rated General, Thor, Steve)

DC
- whimsicalnixie wrote "The Glare of Gotham Lights" Part 1. (Rated PG-13, Gar Logan/Dick Grayson)

Graphics
- spankulert posted Karen, Claire, Luke and Hope icons.

Scans/Pictures
- seldonp38 posted Doctor Strange gallery.

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Volume 129, Issue 9 [Nov. 27th, 2016|08:48 pm]
Comic Store News: A Comic Book Based Newsletter

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Discussion
- [personal profile] dirty_diana posted a rec for "Karolina Colors", fanart by cakes (Rated G, Karolina Dean).
- [personal profile] dirty_diana posted a rec for "untitled Sanvers", fanart by tutumo (Rated SFW, Alex Danvers/Maggie Sawyer).

Questions
- anrym66 posted a search for fics where Steve has to give up everything for Bucky.
- sandia_spring posted a search for Loki/Tony fic where Loki is intersex.

Fic
Marvel
- laglemon wrote "The Unexpected Purchase", a Big Bang with art by massive space wren. (Rated M, Steve/Tony)
- woadin wrote "Iconoclasts". (Rated Mature, Steve/Tony)
- chayaasi wrote "How To Fall In Love", a Big Bang with art by ssyn3 and thisphenomenalcage. (Fic rated Explicit, art rated PG, Tony/Pepper, Tony/Steve)
- veldeia wrote "To See What Lies Beyond", a Big Bang with art by Angel. (Rated General, Steve/Tony)
- mozzarellaroses wrote "Sa Dilim Ng Gabi", a Big Bang with art by Marina. (Rated PG, Steve/Tony)
- disco_pinecone wrote "Anti-Establishment". (Rated Teen, Steve/Tony)
- emeraldine087 wrote "Abstinence Is Not In Tony Stark's Dic(K)Tionary", a Big Bang with art by meereswiederkaeuer. (Fic rated Explicit, art rated General, Steve/Tony)
- bradygirl_12 wrote "The Sisterhood Of The Ruby Stilettos XIII: Thankful ". (Rated G, Natasha/Pepper)

DC
- zolac_no_miko wrote "Important Scientific Contributions". (Rated G, Bruce Wayne, Damian Wayne, Stephanie Brown, Jason Todd, Tim Drake, Dick Grayson)

Challenges/Contests
- cap_ironman has started a new round of the Cap Iron Man Flash Fanworks challenge: Not What It Looks Like.

Graphics
- erinm_4600 posted Flash icons.

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Volume 129, Issue 8 [Nov. 24th, 2016|08:18 am]
Comic Store News: A Comic Book Based Newsletter

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News
- larielromeniel posted "Invasion" teaser from CW.
- hptr_fangirl posted RETRO-STYLE CW/DC CROSSOVER PROMO SEES DOMINATORS WAGE WAR.
- larielromeniel posted New Crossover Trailer!.
- hptr_fangirl posted ARROWVERSE CROSSOVER TRAILER PROMO #3.
- daylightfire posted Tiny interview with Arthur Darvill at Digital Spy.
- larielromeniel posted Extended Trailer For Invasion.
- hptr_fangirl posted GREEN ARROW & FRIENDS JOIN THE FIGHT IN NEW ARROWVERSE CROSSOVER POSTER.
- hptr_fangirl posted DEATHSTROKE #7.

Discussion
- cap_ironman posted Comics Wednesday, Nov 23rd: Discussion.

Fic
Marvel
- mcmeagger & asideofladies wrote "Delay of Game ". (Rated Explicit, Steve Rogers/Tony Stark)
- disco_pinecone wrote "Gravitational Pull / Tidal Pull". (Rated Explicit, Steve Rogers/Tony Stark)

DC
- daylightfire wrote "The Adventures of Time Dad 5 - 8". (Rated PG, Rip, Team)

Challenges/Contests
- comics_ic has a reminder for CHALLENGE #108: Hands-On Approach.
- flarrow_stills has your reminder for challenge #055 - Purple Rain.
- be_compromised has Secret Santa: Submissions Post.
- [community profile] smallfandomfest has SFFest20: Prompts Available For Claiming!.

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