New Comics September 19, 2007.

As always, check with your local comic book store for availability.  Hellions picks are in bold.

52 Vol 3 TP $19.99
Aquaman Sword Of Atlantis #56 $2.99
Army At Love #7 $2.99
Batman Lobo Deadly Serious #2 $5.99
Birds Of Prey #110 $2.99
Catwoman Vol 3 #71 $2.99
Checkmate Vol 2 #18 $2.99
Countdown #32 $2.99
Countdown To Mystery #1 $3.99

Dr Thirteen Architecture And Morality TP $14.99
Ex Machina #30 $2.99
Flash Vol 2 #232 $2.99
Green Arrow Black Canary For Better Or Worse TP $14.99
Green Arrow Black Canary Wedding Special #1 $3.99

Hellblazer #236 $2.99
Hellblazer The Gift TP $14.99
Highwaymen #4 $2.99
JLA Hitman #1 $3.99
Justice Society Of America Vol 1 The Next Age HC $19.99
Key To The Kingdom Vol 1 TP $9.99
Legion Of Super-Heroes In The 31st Century #6 $2.25
Moon Child Vol 8 TP $9.99
Programme #3 $2.99
Robin Vol 4 #166 $2.99
Shadowpact #17 $2.99
Superman Batman #40 $2.99
Tales Of The Sinestro Corps Presents Parallax #1 (Sinestro Corps War Tie-In) $2.99
Testament #20 $2.99
Texas Chainsaw Massacre TP $14.99

IDW Publishing
30 Days Of Night Beyond Barrow #1 $3.99
30 Days Of Night Red Snow #2 Regular Cover $3.99

After The Cape Vol 1 How Far To Fall TP $12.99
Compass #1 $2.99
Consumed #3 $2.99
Cyblade Pilot Season #1 $2.99
Dynamo 5 #7 $3.50
Ghosting #2 $2.99
Gutsville #2 $2.99
Madman Atomic Comics #4 $2.99
Repo #4 $3.50
Spawn #171 $2.95
Spawn Collection Vol 4 TP $29.95
Witchblade Takeru Manga #8 $3.99

Annihilation Conquest Quasar #3 $2.99
Avengers Classic #4 $2.99
Captain America By Ed Brubaker Omnibus Vol 1 HC $74.99
Captain America Vol 5 #30 (The Initiative Tie-In) $2.99
Daily Bugle Newspaper October 2007 $0.25
Irredeemable Ant-Man #12 $2.99
Jack Kirbys Galactic Bounty Hunters #6 $3.99
Marvel Adventures Avengers #16 $2.99
Marvel Adventures Fantastic Four #28 $2.99
Marvel Adventures Spider-Man Vol 7 Secret Identity TP Digest $6.99
Marvel Adventures Two-In-One #3 $4.99
Marvel Comics Presents Vol 2 #1 $3.99
Marvel Illustrated Treasure Island #4 $2.99
New X-Men Vol 2 #42 (X-Men Endangered Species Part 12) $2.99
Penance Relentless #1 $2.99
Silent War TP $14.99
Spider-Man Red Sonja #2 $2.99
Terror Inc Vol 2 #2 $3.99
Thunderbolts By Warren Ellis Vol 1 Faith In Monsters HC $24.99
Wolverine Origins #17 $2.99
Wolverine Origins Vol 2 Savior TP $13.99
World War Hulk #4 $3.99
World War Hulk Front Line #4 $2.99
World War Hulk Gamma Corps #3 $2.99

Dark Horse
Apocalypse Nerd #5 $2.99
Banya The Explosive Delivery Man Vol 5 TP $12.95
Criminal Macabre My Demon Baby #1 $2.99
Star Wars 30th Anniversary Collection Vol 8 Splinter Of The Minds Eye HC $19.95
Star Wars Knights Of The Old Republic #20 $2.99
Umbrella Academy Apocalypse Suite #1 $2.99
Zero Killer #2 $2.99


Abstract Studios
Strangers In Paradise Pkt Vol 6 TP $17.95

AC Comics
Crypt Of Horror Vol 4 TP $24.95
Men Of Mystery #67 $9.95

Active Images
Moritat Elephantmen Sketchbook $20.00
Tim Sale Blues Sketchbook TP $20.00

Adhouse Books
Johnny Hiro #2 $2.95

Adventure House
Phantom Detective Dec 1933 Replica $14.95

Amaze Ink/Slave Labor Graphics
Emo Boy Vol 2 Walk Around With Your Head Down GN $13.95

Antarctic Press
Gold Digger Sourcebook The Official Handbook To The Gold Digger Universe #9 $3.95
Gold Digger Swimsuit End Of Summer Special 2007 $4.50
How To Draw Manga DVD-ROM Vol 2 $29.95
Ninja High School #153 $2.99
Sky Sharks #2 $3.50

Ape Entertainment
Cereal And Pajamas GN $19.99

Atomic Book Company
I Keee You Collection Of Overheards GN $7.95

Avatar Press
Brian Pulidos Lady Death Sacrilege #2 $3.99
Brian Pulidos Lady Death vs War Angel #1 Gold Foil Cvr $19.99
Brian Pulidos Lady Death Wicked #1/2 Royal Blue Edition $75.00
Garth Ennis Streets Of Glory #1 $3.99
Lady Death vs Pandora #1 Auxiliary Cvr $2.99
Night Of The Living Dead Hunger #1 Dont Peek Cvr $5.99

Bluewater Productions
Ray Harryhausen Wrath Of The Titans #1 Sketch Edition $3.50

Bongo Comics
Simpsons Comics #134 $2.99

Broadsword Comics
Tarot Witch Of The Black Rose Vol 5 TP Previews Exclusive Limited Edition $34.99

Classics Illustrated Jr. Publications
Classics Illustrated Special Issue Story Of America SC $14.99

Desperado Publishing
Abandoned Color Edition GN $5.99

Devils Due Publishing
Hack Slash #4 Incentive Tim Seeley Sketch Cover $5.00
Sheena #3 $3.50

Digital Or Not
Scribblin A – Z Sketchbook By Rik Maki $19.99
Scribblin On Scrap With Rik Maki Sketchbook $19.99

DK Publishing
Warrior A Visual History Of The Fighting Man HC $40.00

Dynamite Entertainment
Battlestar Galactica Season Zero #1 Blank Cover $4.99
Frank Chos Jungle Girl #0 $0.25
Frank Chos Jungle Girl #1 $2.99
Red Sonja Vacant Shell Foil Cover $29.99
Red Sonja Vol 4 #25 Blank Cover $4.99

Pussey TP New Printing $9.95

Gagne International Press
Zed #8 $3.50

Gingko Press
Heart And Torch Rick Griffins Transcendence TP $29.95

Guardian Line
Code #4 $2.99
Genesis Five #4 $2.99
Joe & Max #4 $2.99

Harris Comics
Vampirella Quarterly #2 Summer 2007 $19.95

Hatherleigh Press
Sluggy Freelance Megatome Vol 2 Little Evils TP $24.95

Heroic Publishing
Liberty Comics #1 $4.50

Hero HC $16.99

Instant Press Comics
Distant #1 $2.99

Lightspeed Press
Finder Vol 1 Sin Eater 10th Anniversary HC $29.95

Mad Yak Press
Anarchy For The Masses The Disinformation Guide To The Invisibles TP New Printing $19.95

Witness #1 $3.50

Microcosm Publishing
Distance Makes The Heart Grow Sick SC $16.00
DIY Screenprinting GN $13.00
Invincible Summer An Anthology SC $14.00

Kingdom Hearts Characters Report Vol 2 TP $18.99

Phantom Chronicles Limited Signed & Numbered HC $46.99

Nickelodeon Magazines
Avatar The Last Airbender Magazine #2 Sept Oct 2007 $4.99

Oni Press
Wasteland (Oni Press) #12 $3.50

2000 AD #1551 $4.10
2000 AD #1552 $4.10
Slaine Books Of Invasions Vol 3 HC $27.99

Sanctum Productions
Doc Savage Double Novel Vol 9 $12.95
Shadow Double Novel Vol 10 $12.95

Seven Seas Entertainment
Dead Already Manga Vol 1 GN $9.99
He Is My Master Vol 2 GN $9.99
Mr Grieves Vol 1 GN $9.99

Silver Phoenix Entertainment
Mystery Manor Haunted Theatre #1 $2.95

Simon & Schuster
Say Hello To My Little Friend The Quotable Scarface TP $9.95

Stone Bridge Press
Anime Classics Zettai 100 Must See Masterpieces SC $18.95

Studio E3
Gods Of Asgard GN $14.99

Andromeda Stories Vol 1 TP $11.95

Viz Media
Case Closed Vol 19 GN $9.99
Naruto Anime Profiles Episodes 38-80 TP $17.99
Shojo Beat Vol 3 #10 Oct 07 $5.99
TEKKONKINKREET Black & White TP $29.95

Yen Press
With The Light Vol 1 Raising An Autistic Child GN $14.99

TNA Today: No Surrender post show.

TNA Today: 2 Hours show announcement.

UFC 75: Champion vs. Champion results.

Light heavyweight unification bout: Quinton Jackson vs. Dan Henderson
Jackson wins a unanimous decision after five rounds to become the unified light heavyweight champion. The judges scored the bout 48-47, 49-46, 49-46 in favor of Jackson.

Light heavyweight bout: Michael Bisping vs. Matt Hamill
Bisping wins via split decision after three rounds. Two judges scored the bout 29-28 in favor of Bisping while one judge scored it 30-27 in favor of Hamill. This result was highly controversial as most media outlets had scored the bout 30-27 in favor of Hamill. After the fight Dana White also expressed surprise at the outcome and stated he had scored Hamill as the winner as well.

Heavyweight bout: Cheick Kongo vs. Mirko Filipovic
Kongo wins via unanimous decision after three rounds. All three judges scored the bout 29-28 in favor of Kongo.

Welterweight bout:Marcus Davis vs. Paul Taylor
Davis wins via armbar at 4:14 of the first round. Davis received the “Submission of the Night” award.

Light heavyweight bout: Houston Alexander vs. Alessio Sakara
Alexander wins via TKO due to strikes at 1:01 of the first round.

TNA No Surrender 2007 results.

Team Pacman (Pacman Jones and Ron Killings) defeated Kurt Angle and Sting to win the TNA World Tag Team Championship (5:56)
Pacman pinned Sting after an Olympic Slam from Angle.
Rhino defeated James Storm (9:23)
Rhino pinned Storm after a Gore through a table.
Robert Roode (w/Ms. Brooks) defeated Kaz (13:47)
Roode pinned Kaz after The Payoff
Jay Lethal defeated Kurt Angle to win the TNA X Division Championship (12:19)
Lethal pinned Angle by reversing an Ankle Lock into a roll-up.
Chris Harris defeated Black Reign in a No Disqualification match (5:14)
Harris pinned Black Reign with a roll-up. After the match, Black Reign attacked Harris.
Christian’s Coalition (A.J. Styles and Tomko) won a 10-Team Gauntlet Match (25:40)
Styles pinned Sabin with a roll-up to earn a TNA World Tag Team Championship match against Team Pacman at Bound for Glory.
The match also involved: The Voodoo Kin Mafia (B.G. James and Kip James), The Latin American Exchange (Homicide and Hernandez), Team 3D (Brother Ray and Brother Devon), The Motor City Machineguns (Chris Sabin and Alex Shelley), Triple X (Christopher Daniels and Elix Skipper), Sonjay Dutt and Petey Williams, Serotonin (Raven and Havok), Eric Young and Shark Boy, and Lance Hoyt and Jimmy Rave
Christian Cage defeated Samoa Joe by disqualification (15:59)
Samoa Joe was disqualified after attacking the referee when he tried to break up a hold.
After the match, Joe continued to attack referees and security.
Following a video package on the history of TNA, Mike Tenay announced that Impact! will go into a two hour format, starting October 4, 2007.
Kurt Angle defeated Abyss to retain the TNA World Heavyweight Championship (19:24)
The referee stopped the match when Angle had Abyss in an Ankle Lock.
After the match, Judas Mesias came out from under the ring and pulled Abyss under, ending the show.

TNA Today: Bound for Glory preview.

Smackdown spoilers for September 14, 2007.


Chuck Palumbo/Michelle McCool def. Kenny Dykstra/Victoria. Match was made into a mixed tag team match after Chuck and Kenny brawled in the ring during a match between McCool and Victoria. Fine match, but didn’t really do much. Dykstra’s gimmick (if he even has one) is boring and not helping him at all. Palumbo is fun, and will probably keep being pushed.

Shannon Moore def. Jamie Noble. Moore knew about Jamie’s fear of Hornswaggle under the ring, so he took advantage of that to pin Noble with a roll up. Dumb ending, but good match. Moore is a good high flyer and could be really good if used well. I’ve never been a fan of Noble, but he’s decent. Good match that could’ve been better had it been given more time.

Domino (w Deuce & Cherry) def. MVP (w/Matt Hardy). Bad match because MVP didn’t get any time to shine in the ring. Matt Hardy came out to support MVP. Hardy grabbed a mic during the match and yelled “M…V…P” to which the crowd yelled “sucks!” Nice little chemistry there. Deuce attempted to enter the ring, but Hardy took him out. However, this distracted MVP, who got pinned by Domino. MVP wrestled in half a suit. Match had many rest holds and not enough cheating tactics from MVP. In a nutshell, it was more for storyline development. On a minor note, Deuce & Domino’s music is just as good live as it is on TV, unlike some other cases.

Throughout the night, there was a lot of the Theodore Long/Kristal Marshall wedding hype and preparations going on. The audience couldn’t have cared less. Boring and very uncreative are the two words that I can think of to describe it. Ron Simmons appeared, so you know what that means. His “DAMN!” never gets old! Good pop from the crowd from it also. Simmons was the only positive about it. Big Dick Johnson definitely was disturbing yet again. Why, exactly, is there a fat male stripper running around backstage?

Finlay def. Kane in a street fight. Painfully slow and plodding in the beginning, but got a lot better as it went on. The match had a good brawl feeling, and both men (esp. Finlay) know the ring and it’s surroundings well. It would’ve been better had Kane been playing up his “indestructible” gimmick, but here, he was just an average wrestler. He was good, but it wasn’t really Kane-style. Ending was a little too abrupt for me (I would’ve liked a few more minutes), but it was a good fight. Best match on the card, but that isn’t saying much.

World Heavyweight Championship: Batista def. The Great Khali (w/Interpreter) via DQ when Khali wouldn’t release the Vice Grip with Batista on the ropes, or something like that. Horrible dud of a match, but what did you expect? It was kept really short (about 5 minutes), so at least we weren’t exposed to much of Khali, who sucks live just like he does on screen. Khali also goes by the script every time he is out there with the title- he appears to do the same stuff every week. The only positives from the match were Batista’s spinebuster and Khali’s music, which is actually very good live.