WHAT IS FOC (FINAL ORDER CUTOFF)?

It’s the date retailers must submit their final orders before publishers set their print runs.  Which means it’s also the “final call” for you to preorder from Pulp Fiction and lock in your order with your subscription discount.  You may still order these items past this due date, but availability may be limited and items may be priced at current market going rate.

THIS WEEKS FOC DEADLINE

Sunday, May 2nd

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(W) Jack Kirby (A) Jack Kirby (CA) Rian Hughes, Jack Kirby

In the 1970s, after decades shaping the Marvel Universe, Jack the King Kirby made a much-publicized move to DC Comics, where he was given full creative freedom to build something unprecedented: A sweeping multi-series saga featuring new worlds, instantly iconic new characters, and rich new mythologies that he called the Fourth World. Rediscover the worlds of Apokolips and New Genesis in this large-scale reprint of Kirby’s grand opus! This second of two Absolute volumes collects Superman’s Pal Jimmy Olsen #146-148, The Forever People #7-11, The New Gods #7-11, Mister Miracle #7-18, Jack Kirby’s New Gods (Reprint Series) #6, DC Graphic Novel #4: The Hunger Dogs, and Jack Kirby’s lost tale On the Road to Armagetto (published at full size for the first time ever), along with a brand-new foreword by Tom Scioli, a gallery of Kirby pencils, never-before-collected essays from Kirby and Mark Evanier, and more!

 
Retail: $150   FOC: 06/06/2021     In-Store: 12/14/2021
 
(W) Phillip Kennedy Johnson (A) Siya Oum (CA) Scott Godlewski

The return of Future State’s House of El! It’s time to head back to tomorrow, as Superman’s descendants face a threat from today. This special tale connects to “Warworld Rising” as the actions of Clark Kent in the present reverberate, leaving long-lasting changes…and a deadly threat for the House of El to reckon with. Can Brandon Kent, the Superman of his era, stop the danger from hurting the next generation? Also, for those wanting to know more about Brandon’s relationshop with Theand’r, the Tamaranean queen, prepare yourself for a little romance as well.

 
Retail: $5.99    FOC: 06/06/2021     In-Store: 06/29/2021
 
(W) Phillip Kennedy Johnson (A) Siya Oum (CA) Valentine De Landro

The return of Future State’s House of El! It’s time to head back to tomorrow, as Superman’s descendants face a threat from today. This special tale connects to “Warworld Rising” as the actions of Clark Kent in the present reverberate, leaving long-lasting changes…and a deadly threat for the House of El to reckon with. Can Brandon Kent, the Superman of his era, stop the danger from hurting the next generation? Also, for those wanting to know more about Brandon’s relationshop with Theand’r, the Tamaranean queen, prepare yourself for a little romance as well.

 
Retail: $6.99    FOC: 06/06/2021     In-Store: 06/29/2021
 

BATMAN CATWOMAN #6 (OF 12) CVR A CLAY MANN

(W) Tom King (A/CA) Clay Mann

As mysteries deepen, so do resentments. Throughout her life, Catwoman’s actions have caused many close to her to doubt her motivations. Bruce Wayne, Phantasm, and now her daughter have all had their suspicions about her deals with The Joker. And when she killed the old clown, did it trigger this feline’s ninth life? Or maybe it was really over all those years ago, the first time Phantasm drew her blood and Batman had to face a harsh truth. There are big revelations waiting to be found here at the halfway point in Tom King and Clay Mann’s final word on the Bat/Cat romance!

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Retail: $4.99    FOC: 06/06/2021     In-Store: 07/06/2021
 

BATMAN CATWOMAN #6 (OF 12) CVR B JIM LEE & SCOTT WILLIAMS VAR

(W) Tom King (A) Clay Mann (CA) Jim Lee, Scott Williams

As mysteries deepen, so do resentments. Throughout her life, Catwoman’s actions have caused many close to her to doubt her motivations. Bruce Wayne, Phantasm, and now her daughter have all had their suspicions about her deals with The Joker. And when she killed the old clown, did it trigger this feline’s ninth life? Or maybe it was really over all those years ago, the first time Phantasm drew her blood and Batman had to face a harsh truth. There are big revelations waiting to be found here at the halfway point in Tom King and Clay Mann’s final word on the Bat/Cat romance!

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Retail: $4.99    FOC: 06/06/2021     In-Store: 07/06/2021
 

BATMAN CATWOMAN #6 (OF 12) CVR C TRAVIS CHAREST VAR

(W) Tom King (A) Clay Mann (CA) Travis Charest

As mysteries deepen, so do resentments. Throughout her life, Catwoman’s actions have caused many close to her to doubt her motivations. Bruce Wayne, Phantasm, and now her daughter have all had their suspicions about her deals with The Joker. And when she killed the old clown, did it trigger this feline’s ninth life? Or maybe it was really over all those years ago, the first time Phantasm drew her blood and Batman had to face a harsh truth. There are big revelations waiting to be found here at the halfway point in Tom King and Clay Mann’s final word on the Bat/Cat romance!

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Retail: $4.99    FOC: 06/06/2021     In-Store: 07/06/2021
 
(W) Ram V (A/CA) Kyle Hotz

Father Valley is a mystery. His unusual style as a hit man, his habit of keeping a bible designated for each of his targets, his macabre and particular method of elegant savagery, his insistence on waiting until his target has reached their highest point before he strikes them down—these are all strange and enigmatic traits that have remained unexplained…until now. Bear witness to Father Valley’s past with the Order of St. Dumas, and his unexpected connection with Azrael, to learn the method to of his madness. And see, once and for all, why Catwoman should be deathly afraid of being on his hit list.

 
Retail: $5.99    FOC: 06/06/2021     In-Store: 06/29/2021
 
(W) Ram V (A) Kyle Hotz (CA) Liam Sharp

Father Valley is a mystery. His unusual style as a hit man, his habit of keeping a bible designated for each of his targets, his macabre and particular method of elegant savagery, his insistence on waiting until his target has reached their highest point before he strikes them down—these are all strange and enigmatic traits that have remained unexplained…until now. Bear witness to Father Valley’s past with the Order of St. Dumas, and his unexpected connection with Azrael, to learn the method to of his madness. And see, once and for all, why Catwoman should be deathly afraid of being on his hit list.

 
Retail: $6.99    FOC: 06/06/2021     In-Store: 06/29/2021
 
(W) Various (CA) Greg Capullo

This spotlight poster portfolio features covers and variants from the smash-hit DC event, featuring artwork from Greg Capullo, Jim Lee, Andy Kubert, Francesco Mattina, and more! Printed on heavy cardstock paper at oversize trim, the pages of the poster portfolio are easily pulled out and suitable for framing.

 
Retail: $24.99    FOC: 06/06/2021     In-Store: 12/14/2021
 
(W) Amanda Deibert (A/CA) Yancey Labat

Diana Prince is the best. Usually. But these days, she’s coming in second…in history class, in gymnastics, in the race to feed Sir Isaac, the classroom newt. She could double down on training, but when her foe is getting a boost from a mystical mask, will that be enough? No, she will have to rely on her friends to help her combat this newly dangerous menace! Along the way, they’ll discover why so many classmates, family members, and super-villains have gone missing. And why there are so many Cheetahs in the mix!

 
Retail: $9.99    FOC: 06/06/2021     In-Store: 09/07/2021
 
(W) Jeremy Adams (A) Brandon Peterson, Fernando Pasarin (CA) Brandon Peterson

The lightning-fast and action-packed “Surge” story line races to its conclusion as Wally West returns to the present day with a new perspective on the past and a reinvigorated desire to take back the mantle of the Flash. With one last hurdle to leap, Wally puts the past behind him, but he’ll need to propel himself further and faster than ever before to do it.

 
Retail:  $5.99     FOC: 06/06/2021     In-Store: 06/29/2021
 
(W) Jeremy Adams (A) Brandon Peterson, Fernando Pasarin (CA) Brett Booth

The lightning-fast and action-packed “Surge” story line races to its conclusion as Wally West returns to the present day with a new perspective on the past and a reinvigorated desire to take back the mantle of the Flash. With one last hurdle to leap, Wally puts the past behind him, but he’ll need to propel himself further and faster than ever before to do it.

 
Retail:  $6.99     FOC: 06/06/2021     In-Store: 06/29/2021
 
(W) Phillip Kennedy Johnson (A) Riccardo Federici

The Last God is a high-power, brutal, and nuanced dark fantasy epic. Thirty years ago, a fellowship of brave heroes traveled beyond the borders of reality and killed the last living god, saving the world of Cain Anuun from the tyrant’s apocalyptic army of the undead. The legendary companions became the rulers of their world and ushered in a new age of peace and prosperity. But it did not last. Now the foul legions of the Last God march once more, laying waste to all of Cain Anuun and revealing that the aging fellowship may not be the great heroes they claim to be. This monumental hardcover collects the entirety of Phillip Kennedy Johnson & Riccardo Federici’s bestselling high-fantasy horror masterpiece The last god: book one of the fellspyre chronicles in all its glory, along with Songs of lost children and an expanded edition of the role-playing campaign sourcebook Tales from the book of ages.

 
Retail:  $49.99    FOC: 06/06/2021     In-Store: 08/03/2021
 
(W) Jack Kirby (A) Jack Kirby, D. Bruce Berry, Mike Royer (CA) Jack Kirby

One of Jack Kirby’s final projects for DC Comics in the 1970s presents a dystopian future in which ordinary people are pushed to violence to relieve their stress, and a corporate nobody called Buddy Blank is recruited by the Global Peace Agency to become the super-powered being known as OMAC— the One Man Army Corps. In these tales from the 1970s, Jack Kirby introduces OMAC! Powered by the sentient satellite known as Brother Eye, OMAC has been charged by the Global Peace Agency with stopping the evil schemes of power-hungry millionaires who seek to exploit those less fortunate than them. It’s a vision of the future unlike any you’ve seen before! OMAC: One Man Army Corps by Jack Kirby collects the complete eight-issue Kirby OMAC saga, along with an introduction by Kirby!

 
Retail:  $19.99    FOC: 06/06/2021     In-Store: 08/03/2021
 
(W) Garth Ennis (A) Various (CA) Glenn Fabry

A masterpiece of violence, depravity, love, and redemption, writer Garth Ennis and artist Steve Dillon’s Preacher follows the Reverend Jesse Custer on his epic quest to track down an absent God and force Him to answer for the sufferings of His creation. Acclaimed by fans and critics alike, this groundbreaking title shattered conventions and set new standards for American comics during its original run.

This second of two weighty tomes collects Preacher #34-66, Preacher Special: One Man’s War #1, Preacher Special: The Good Old Boys #1, Preacher Special: The Story of You-Know-Who #1, and Preacher Special: Tall in the Saddle #1. This volume features a brand-new introduction by Jimmy Palmiotti and Amanda Conner, as well as highlights from Preacher’s infamous Gone to Texas letters column, a special photo gallery of Preacher collectibles, and other rarities unearthed from the series’ archives.

 
Retail: $34.99    FOC: 06/06/2021     In-Store: 08/31/2021
 
(W) Paul Levitz (A/CA) Mike Grell

This tabloid-size masterpiece reprints a classic Superboy and the Legion of Super-Heroes story at full size for the first time. Superboy arrives in the future for the wedding of Saturn Girl and Lightning Lad only to find a world totally different from the one he is used to visiting, but the Legionnaires insist it has always been that way. With Superboy unable to convince his teammates that something is wrong, the wedding proceeds as planned, only for the bride and groom to be kidnapped by the Lunarites. Convinced that the altering of history is the real issue, Superboy leads a team of Legionnaires back in time, while the rest of the group attempts to rescue the kidnapped couple. Can Superboy’s team correct the flow of time and save the future? Includes a two-page pinup of the entire Legion by Mike Grell and an eight-page feature containing information on each of the Legionnaires by Paul Levitz, illustrated by James Sherman and Jack Abel.

 
Retail: $39.99    FOC: 06/06/2021     In-Store: 12/14/2021
 
(W) Various (A) Various (CA) Bruce Timm

Supergirl takes the spotlight in this collection of adventures that prove she is much more than a sidekick! Discover the events that prepare Supergirl to face her past fears and embrace her future. Throughout this collection, witness Supergirl team up with Superman and the Justice League to confront treacherous encounters with some of DC’s most notorious villains, like General Zod, Lex Luthor, and Darkseid. Join the adventure as Kara gets accustomed to life on Earth and fulfills her desire to help the world. Collects Superman Adventures #21, #39, #52, and Justice League Unlimited #7.

 
Retail: $9.99    FOC: 06/06/2021     In-Store: 08/03/2021
 

TEEN TITANS ACADEMY 2021 YEARBOOK #1 CVR A VARIOUS

(W) Tim Sheridan (A/CA) Various

As the first quarter of classes draws to an end at Teen Titans Academy, get a closer look at the how students such as the mysterious Stitch enrolled, catch up with the status of Beast Boy and Raven’s relationship, and maybe, just maybe, get some clues on the origin of the new Red X!

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Retail: $5.99    FOC: 06/06/2021     In-Store: 06/29/2021
 

TEEN TITANS ACADEMY 2021 YEARBOOK #1 CVR B RAFA SANDOVAL CARD STOCK VAR

(W) Tim Sheridan (A) Various (CA) Rafa Sandoval

As the first quarter of classes draws to an end at Teen Titans Academy, get a closer look at the how students such as the mysterious Stitch enrolled, catch up with the status of Beast Boy and Raven’s relationship, and maybe, just maybe, get some clues on the origin of the new Red X!

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Retail: $6.99    FOC: 06/06/2021     In-Store: 06/29/2021
 
(W) Reginald Hudlin (A) Various (CA) Denys Cowan

At last, it’s the return of the legendary Milestone Comics! This one shot features twenty-four all-new pages chronicling the events of the Big Bang: the police-brutality protest gone wrong that changed the face of the city of Dakota forever by unleashing a wave of superpowers across its population! As the world watches, a bullied teenager will become the hero known as Static… a framed scientist will go on the run as the superweapon Hardware… and a stranded alien will meet an ambitious young woman who will transform his life, and remake the pair as the all-powerful Icon and Rocket! Also included is the 17-page primer story originally released online during the world-famous DC Fandome event, further expanding on our heroes’ origins and where they’re going next… and setting up an entire world of allies, enemies, and surprises! The original Milestone changed the face of superhero comics forever, introducing the industry to a wave of Black talent who still shape the conversation…and the new Milestone intends to raise the bar! This is the perfect jumping-on point—don’t miss out!

 
Retail: $16.99    FOC: 06/06/2021     In-Store: 09/07/2021
 
(W) Various (A) Various (CA) Jim Lee

For 80 years Wonder Woman has stood as a symbol of truth, justice, and equality to people everywhere! Follow along in this incredible collection as the Amazon Warrior fights for justice—starting from the first appearance of Wonder Woman through some of her most incredible battles against foes like the Cheetah and Ares. This anniversary hardcover collects stories from All-Star Comics #8, Sensation Comics, #1, Comic Cavalcade #11, Wonder Woman (vol. 1) #5, #78, #98, #124, #162, #203, and #206, Wonder Woman (vol. 2) #6, #57, #73, and #170, Wonder Woman (vol. 3) #1, #13, #600, Wonder Woman (New 52) #13, Wonder Woman #750, and DC Comics Presents #41, along with new historical essays and a new cover by Jim Lee.

 
Retail: $29.99    FOC: 06/06/2021     In-Store: 08/31/2021