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"Be always at war with your vices, at peace with your neighbors, and let each new year find you a better man. " ~Benjamin Franklin

Happy New Year!
12-27-10

New Year's Inventory Reduction Sale!

FNC will be closed Sunday Jan. 2d through Tuesday Jan. 4th for inventory and remodeling.

Help us by checking out our Inventory Reduction Sale on Saturday January 1st! 

Resolve to pick up a wide variety of clearance items at deep discounts on New Year's Day!


Genre Novel Sale! $2 Variants! Wall books Half Price! Hardcovers and Trades on Sale.  More great values on action figures, t-shirts and more!

More on FNC 2.0 in next week's email!



NEW COMICS WEDNESDAY!
New Comics will arrive on Wednesday this week!

Batman The Dark Knight # 1
Batman The Dark Knight # 1
# 1 by David Finch!

Comics superstar David Finch takes full creative control (both writing and illustrating!) on this brand-new Batman monthly series! Joined by the best of the best - Scott Williams - on inks, this new series is sure to be on everyone's must-read pile!

Delving into the more supernatural and esoteric areas of Gotham City, the 6-part storyline explores the horrific murder of one of Bruce Wayne's childhood friends...and the terrible ramifications the brutal crime has on Batman's life!


Preview Dark Knight # 1 Here!

Also check out Detective Comics # 872.

Continuing the new series direction from the writer Scott Snyder (AMERICAN VAMPIRE) and artist Jock (THE LOSERS)! A series of disturbing clues brings Batman face-to-face with Gotham City's dark past and deadly present. Plus, Jim Gordon continues a harrowing search to uncover the truth about a frightening figure from his own past. . . Be here for part 2 of the critically acclaimed "The Black Mirror."

REVERSE FLASH REBIRTH
Flash # 8
Flashpoint Prelude

"Reverse Flash Rebirth!"

In this FLASHPOINT prelude, don't miss the epic telling of the origin of Barry Allen's greatest foe, Professor Zoom! Eobard Thawne's story is just beginning - and he intends to finish it with The Flash!

Written by GEOFF JOHNS; Art and cover by SCOTT KOLINS.

Preview Flash # 8 Here!

True Blood # 6
Sookie and Eric, Tara and Sam, Jason and Lafayette-they've all spilled their guts, revealing their deepest, darkest secrets-feeding the trickster spirit's need for shame; hoping he'll release them when they're finished.

Now it's Bill's turn, and the 184-year old vampire's story of personal regret in post-civil war Louisiana is the most shameful of all!

But the sun is coming up, and it's up to Sookie to uncover the spirit's true intentions. Will she discover the monster's secret in time?



AVENGERS # 8
Avengers # 8
Avengers # 8
The return of the Illuminati!

Marvel's super-secret brain trust has reunited because someone is trying to put the Infinity Gauntlet back together. Who is it and will the Avengers be able to stop them in time? And what does any of this have to do with the Red Hulk? Plus, is there a little romance brewing?

Another blistering blockbuster chapter from Marvel's premiere super hero team Bendis and Romita Jr.


Preview Avengers #8 Here!

Nemesis # 4
THE HIGHEST SELLING CREATOR-OWNED COMIC IN THE INDUSTRY COMES TO A CLOSE! It CAN'T be over already, can it?

Don't miss the shocking finale and be the only one you know who didn't read this. It's the end of the road for Nemesis and Chief of Police Blake. Who will end on top? Only MARK MILLAR (KICKASS, ULTIMATE AVENGERS) and STEVE MCNIVEN (OLD MAN LOGAN, CIVIL WAR) know!
GL # 61
BRIGHTEST DAY continues with the revelation of the identity of the cloaked figure that's been collecting the Emotional Spectrum Entities! But how does its end goal involve the Butcher, the personification of rage?

Plus, another being seeks the red entity - The Spectre! And he has no patience with his former host Hal Jordan, who happens to be in the way...
LUNCH LADY BOOK SIGNING!
Lunch Lady Bake Sale Bandit
New Book Available 12/28/10

Meet Lunch Lady creator Jarrett J. Krosoczka at Friendly Neighborhood Comics on Saturday Jan. 8, 2011, from 11am - 1pm!

The 5th graphic novel in the series, Lunch Lady and the Bake Sale Bandit will arrive at FNC on 12/28/10!

The Lunch Lady series of graphic novels are very popular at FNC and I'm thrilled to host Jarrett Krosoczka!
Once More With Feeling!
One of the most popular events held at FNC this year was the live performance of Dr Horrible's Sing-Along Blog by the RKO Army.  This talented company of performers returns to Friendly Neighborhood Comics in January for another live performance!

Come see the RKO Army perform the classic Buffy the Vampire Slayer musical episode "Once More With Feeling" on Saturday, Jan. 29th @ 8pm! This is a free show.
FNC Carries A Full Line of Walking Dead Comics & Graphic Novels!
We have the collected editions as well as individual issues!

New Comics Wednesday!

For a list of this week's new comics, check
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New Comics Day
Wednesday
Noon - 9pm
Sunday 12 - 6
Monday 12 - 8
Tuesday 12 - 8
Wednesday 9-9
Thursday 12-9
Friday 12 - 9

OPEN NEW YEAR'S DAY
Saturday 9-9

Events
Tuesdays
Yu-Gi-Oh! 3-8

Wednesdays
New Comic Day!

Friday
FNM@FNC! 3-9
Friday Night Magic

Thursday
Battle Spirits 5-9

Saturday
Yu-Gi-Oh! 10-3
Hordes & War Machine 1-4
HeroClix 5-9

Sunday
Monsterpocalypse 1-4
World of Warcraft 1-3
FREE COMIC BOOK DAY 2011
Saturday

May 7, 2011

Free Comic Book Day is a single day - the first Saturday in May each year - when Friendly Neighborhood Comics joins with participating comic book shops across North America and around the world give away comic books absolutely FREE to anyone who comes into their stores.
BOSTON
COMIC CON
April 30 - May 1, 2011

Boston Comic Con is coming back big time in 2011! They're moving to a larger, central location, with more artists and dealers than ever!

Friendly Neighborhood Comics will be set up at the con!

Join us at the Hynes Convention Center on Saturday and Sunday April 30 and May 1, 2011.

Featured guests include Joe Kubert (Sunday only), Frank Quitely, Adam Hughes, Darwyn Cooke, Art Adams, Frank Cho, Tim Sale, and Matt Wagner.

Our "Friend of FNC", J.G. JONES will be attending the con!

"Special Friend of FNC" BOB "Mr. Inkwell" ALMOND may be in attendance too!