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COMIC QUEST WEEKLY FOR 4/25/21!

MEET THE OWNER….JIM JONES!

Photo of James Jones, LCSW, LCAC, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Evansville

Meet the Owner…Jim Jones. Part I
I was struck today by a customer asking me if I worked at Comic Quest. I told him “Yes, I am the owner”. “Really he says” I didn’t know that”. This is not an unusual exchange with customers. I thought it time to re-introduce myself to those of you who get the newsletter. I am originally from Shelbyville, Kentucky where I was introduced to comics at the local drug st   ore where I remember buy my first comic book(Tales To Astonish 96). I became a huge Sub-Mariner fan due to his brooding, outsider nature. I soon began tracing, and later drawing comics. I received an excellent education at Shelby County High school where I played football, loved art class and drew a lot of comic images...

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COMIC QUEST WEEKLY FOR 4/18/21!

NEWS!

First World Problems - new comic book day pull file is empty

Coming Soon! What if you had the ability to add and delete books on your pull and hold files from your mobile phone or laptop? What it you could see all of the variant covers for all of the books coming into the store each week? What if
you could see a list of all the items in your pull file? And pay for them on the way to the store? All things are possible
and you may be seeing some of this customer service features within the next 2-3 weeks. The future of comic  book
collecting is right around the corner at Comic Quest! More details coming soon!

COMIC QUEST IS BUYING!

we buy « Midtown Comics

We are looking to buy vintage comics, high value comics, toys we do not have and Pokemon /MTG collections. Now is the time to turn your collectibles into cash!

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Last week, for some reason, the CQ newsletter...

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COMIC QUEST WEEKLY FOR 3/21/21!

Image Comics’ Jupiter’s Legacy Returns with a Requiem in April’s PREVIEWS

Front Cover -- Image Comics' Jupiter's Legacy: Requiem #1

FRONT COVER: With Mark Millar and Frank Quitely’s Jupiter’s Legacy debuting on Netflix, Millar returns to his world of generational super-heroes with artist Tommy Lee Edwards in Image Comics’ Jupiter’s Legacy: Requiem.

Back Cover -- Marvel Comics' Star Wars: War of the Bounty Hunters #1

FLIPSIDE COVER: With every bounty hunter in the galaxy targetting Boba Fett to claim the carbonite-frozen body of Han Solo — and the rich reward on offer by Jabba the Hutt — the Star Wars comics event of 2021 begins in Charles Soule and Steve McNiven’s Star Wars: War of the Bounty Hunters from Marvel Comics.

Gems of the Month: April’s PREVIEWS Gems of the Month include:

· BOOM! Studios’ Basilisk #1
· Dark Horse Comics’ Black Hammer Reborn #1 and Neil Gaiman’s Norse Mythology II...

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COMIC QUEST WEEKLY FOR 3/7/21!

Neil Gaiman and Colleen Doran Reunite for ‘Chivalry’

Neil Gaiman and Colleen Doran, Eisner-award winning team behind Snow, Glass, Apples (MAR210390), team up again to bring the delightfully humorous short-story ‘Chivalry’ to life as a graphic novel!

An elderly British widow buys what turns out to be the Holy Grail from a second-hand shop. This chance purchase sets her off on an epic adventure when she begins receiving visits from an ancient knight who lures her with ancient relics in hope for winning the cup.

“I’ve wanted to do an adaptation of Neil Gaiman’s ‘Chivalry’ ever since he sent a draft of the story to me at about 1 AM via fax machine decades ago. It is one of Neil’s loveliest, most charming stories, and I cried with happiness when I learned I would get to do the adaptation...

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COMIC QUEST WEEKLY FOR 2/28/21!

Marvel’s Alien #1 Trailer Showcases a New Era of Terror

ALIEN is coming! Marvel’s first venture into the iconic—and terrifying—world of the ALIEN franchise arrives next month. This exploration of never-before-seen corners of the Alien universe will entertain both longtime fans and newcomers to the legendary horror/science-fiction saga as writer Phillip Kennedy Johnson and artist Salvador Larroca tell an all-new tale of the titan of horror and science fiction that has scared audiences for decades.

The new series will introduce readers to Gabriel Cruz who years ago almost literally gave his life to Weyland-Yutani when he barely survived an alien attack...

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