CA – Cyborg: Rebirth #1 Signing

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Galaxy of Comics Proudly Presents Writer John Semper Jr SIGNING his new book, Cyborg: Rebirth #1, September 7th, 2016!!!

* Victor Stone was once a star athlete and brilliant student with a bright future. But after a tragic accident destroyed over half of his body, Victor was kept alive by merging flesh with advanced technology. Today he is the Justice League co-founder called Cyborg. But is the young hero a man…or a machine that merely believes it’s a man?

JOHN SEMPER JR (writer, Spider-Man: The Animated Series, Static Shock) is a screenwriter, producer and story editor with numerous credits in animation for television. He has worked for such diverse companies as Disney Studios, Warner Bros. Animation and Hanna-Barbera Productions during a career which has involved the development of projects for Jim Henson, George Lucas, Stan Lee, Rob Minkoff and others. Semper even created the English-language dialogue for two of Hayao Miyazaki’s acclaimed animated features, Laputa: Castle in the Sky (1986) and Kiki’s Delivery Service (1989) and we are so excited to have him in-store!

Stop by the Galaxy of Comics as we host celebrated writer John Semper Jr, Wednesday, September 7th from 5 to 8 PM!!!

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17306 Saticoy Street, Van Nuys, CA 91406
(818) 578-8559

CA – Supergirl at Super Hero High Signing

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Galaxy of Comics proudly presents writer Lisa Yee signing her new book, Supergirl at Super Hero High, Saturday, July 9th, 2016 from 5:00 till 7:00 PM!

* Get your cape on with the DC Super Hero Girls—the unprecedented new Super Hero universe especially for girls! Supergirl is the new girl in school—and she just also happens to be the most powerful teenager in the galaxy! After losing her home planet of Krypton and everyone she knows, Supergirl has made a new home on Earth, but she’s isn’t so sure that Super Hero High School is the right place for her. Wonder Woman, other new friends, and a kindly librarian make her feel welcome, but breached inter-dimensional portals, invading alien armies, and bad dreams shake her confidence. It’s not easy being a superhero and a high school student all at once! Readers of all ages can fly high with the all-new adventures of Wonder Woman, Supergirl, Batgirl, and some of the world’s most iconic female super heroes as high schoolers!

LISA YEE is the author of many popular middle grade books, including Wonder Woman at Super Hero High, Warp Speed, Millicent Min: Girl Genius as well as several American Girl books for young readers, and the YA novel The Kidney Hypothetical! Lisa has also hosted the 2013 Children’s Choice Book Awards and she has promised to stick around for the Girls’ Night Out we will be holding immediately after the signing!

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17306 Saticoy Street, Van Nuys, CA 91406
(818) 578-8559

CA – Swamp Thing #1 Signing

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Galaxy of Comics proudly presents comic book legend LEN WEIN (co-creator of Swamp Thing, Wolverine, Storm, Nightcrawler, Colossus) signing his new book, SWAMP THING #1, from DC Comics, Saturday, January 9th, 2016, from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM!

* Swamp Thing has received an ominous warning, and now he finds himself under attack from the forces of dark magic. These are more than just your average monsters—and there’s something much worse looming on the horizon for Alec Holland! Swamp Thing returns in an all-new series written by his co-creator, legendary writer Len Wein along with legendary artist Kelley Jones!

With a career spanning five decades, Eisner Award Winner LEN WEIN has been everything from comic book artist, writer and even Editor-in-Chief of Marvel Comics! And now the Galaxy of Comics has Len here to sign his new SWAMP THING!!!

So, stop by the Galaxy of Comics and chat with Len Wein and get your copy of SWAMP THING #1 signed!!

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Galaxy of Comics
17306 Saticoy Street, Van Nuys, CA 91406
(818) 578-8559

CA – All-New Nova #1 Signing

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SEAN RYAN (Amazing Spider-Man Annual, New Suicide Squad, Flashpoint: Grodd of War) appears at Galaxy of Comics to sign his new comic ALL NEW ALL DIFFERENT NOVA #1 from Marvel on Wednesday, November 4th, 2015, from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM!

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Galaxy of Comics
17306 Saticoy Street, Van Nuys, CA 91406
(818) 578-8559

CA – Rocket Queen & The Wrench Signing

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Galaxy of Comics Proudly presents JUSTIN PENISTON (Blue Beetle, Hunter Black) signing his new book, Rocket Queen & The Wrench #1, on Wednesday, August 26th, 2015, from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM!

* Iron Man meets Harry Potter in this superhero fantasy coming-of-age story. When a troubled boy discovers his father works for The Zoom Family of armored heroes, can he turn his life around and become a hero by hanging out with some of the best?!? Written by local writer Justin Peniston (Blue Beetle, Hunter Black) and drawn by Ramanda Kamarga (The Incredibles, Starcraft: Frontline), get a front row seat for the hottest indie title of 2015!!!

So come on by, Wednesday, August 26th, 2015, from 4 PM to 7 PM, and chat with JUSTIN PENISTON and get your copies of this great all-ages indie signed!!!

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Galaxy of Comics
17306 Saticoy Street, Van Nuys, CA 91406
(818) 578-8559

CA – Lady Mechanika Signing

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Creator/Artist Joe Benitez appears at Galaxy of Comics on Friday February 18, 2015 from 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm to sign LADY MECHANIKA!

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17306 Saticoy Street, Van Nuys, CA 91406
(818) 578-8559

CA – Batman ’66: The Lost Episode Signing

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Writer Len Wein, co-creator of Wolverine and Swamp Thing, appears at Galaxy of Comics on Wednesday November 19th from 3:00 – 6:00 PM to sign Batman ’66: The Lost Episode! This is based on an original storyline Ellison pitched during the run of the Adam West series that would have introduced the character of Two Face. Len handles the script for this one, fellow legend Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez handles the art. This is a book full of legends, and a signing you won’t want to miss!

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17306 Saticoy Street, Van Nuys, CA 91406
(818) 578-8559

CA – Red City #1 Signing

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Galaxy of Comics Proudly presents MARK DOS SANTOS (Grimm Fairy Tales, Dames In The Atomic Age, Fall of Cthulhu: Godwar, Cthulhu Tales), signing his new book from Image comics, Red City #1, Wednesday, June 18th, 2014, from 4 PM to 8 PM!

In the wake of a system-wide civil war, hard-nosed interplanetary investigator Cal Talmage is given a simple mission to find a missing ambassador’s daughter in Mars Central City. “You might say RED CITY is like L.A. Confidential on Mars,” said writer Daniel Corey. “Ellroy and Chandler shaking hands with Bradbury. The really exciting thing is that we’re building an entire world, and the art of Mark Dos Santos brings a retro-futuristic vibe that will make RED CITY the most dangerous place in the New Solar System.”

Image Comics is one of the largest comic book publishers in North America, producing numerous award winning and award nominated series with the industry’s top talent. And now we have one of it’s hottest up-and-coming artists, Mark Dos Santos, here to SIGN his RED CITY #1!

(In addition, Mark will be holding a raffle to give away original art for Red City issue #2!!! Buy Red City #1 and pre-pay for his upcoming Imperial #1 and get a raffle ticket. First prize will be the original art for Red City issue #2. 2nd prize will be three (3) signed prints of their choice. Third prize will be one (1) signed print of their choice.)

So, stop by the Galaxy of Comics, chat with Mark and get your copy of Red City #1 signed by Image’s newest up-and-coming star!!!

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Galaxy of Comics
17306 Saticoy Street, Van Nuys, CA 91406
(818) 578-8559

CA – Hit #1 Signing

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BRYCE CARLSON appears at Galaxy of Comics to sign his chart-topping book, Hit #1, from BOOM! Studios, Wednesday, September 4th, 2013, from 4 PM to 7 PM!

Los Angeles. It’s 1955. It’s dark; it’s sexy. It’s dangerous. Everyone has an angle. And while infamous gangster Mickey Cohen rots in a prison cell, Los Angeles ignores the blackest parts of the city’s heart…where clandestine groups of LAPD detectives moonlight as sanctioned hitmen knows as “Hit Squads.

BOOM! Studios generates a constellation of best-selling Eisner and Harvey Award-winning original and licensed comic books and graphic novels with the industry’s top talent. And now we have one of it’s leading creators, Bryce Carlson here to SIGN his HIT #1!

So, stop by the Galaxy of Comics and chat with Bryce and get your copy of Hit #1 signed by BOOM!’s newest up-and-coming star!!!

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17306 Saticoy Street, Van Nuys, CA 91406

CA – Wolverine: Season One Signing

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Special guest Len Wein joins writers Ben Acker and Ben Blacker for a Wolverine: Season One signing at Galaxy of Comics on Wednesday, June 5, 2013 from 4:00 until 7:00 pm!

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Galaxy of Comics Proudly presents BEN ACKER and BEN BLACKER (writers on Supernatural and The Thrilling Adventure Hour), signing their new Hardcover Graphic Novel, Wolverine: Season One, Wednesday, June 5th, 2013, from 4 PM to 7 PM!

Wolverine first grabbed readers way back in 1974, in Marvel Comics’ “The Incredible Hulk” #181 written by LEN WEIN and penciled by Herb Trimpe, where the clawed hero was dispatched by the Canadian government to put an end to a rampaging battle between the Hulk and Wendigo. Since that first appearance, he has remained a cornerstone of Marvel’s mythology, appearing in countless comic books, films and other media. Now Wolverine: Season One, written by Ben Acker and Ben Blacker with art by Salva Espin, dives into the events surrounding the hero’s first confrontation with the Hulk.

And while we’re speaking of LEN WEIN, Mr. Wein will be joining the talented team of Acker and Blacker here at the GoC June 5th! So, make sure you stop by the Galaxy of Comics and chat with BEN, BEN and LEN and get Wolverine: Season One signed by MARVEL COMICS hottest writers in time for the movie!!!

Galaxy of Comics
17306 Saticoy Street, Van Nuys, CA 91406

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