Posted 3 June

Digital Comics Store Update (1st June 2011)

Update from the blog manager: this post was mistakenly published a week early by me; this content will actually be available next week. Apologies for any confusion.

Comics Update 3.6.11

Hi everyone, and welcome back to the comics updates! Let’s catch-up with a whopping 154 new comics today.

The saga of the Transformers’ secret war on Earth begun in The Transformers: Infiltration continues with Phase Two: Transformer: Escalation. With the monumental menaces of MEGATRON and Ore-13 looming, the AUTOBOTS could be forgiven for thinking things couldn’t get much worse. But they might be wrong! All 6 issues of this mini-series available today.

Orson Scott Card,’s epic sci-fi saga Ender’s Game starts today with Ender’s Game (2008): Battle School, as well as parallel series Ender’s Shadow (2008): Battle School. There’s a war coming, and the same aliens who almost destroyed Earth once are coming back to finish the job. Who can help? According to the military, 8-year-old Ender Wiggin, who enters the mysterious training facility Battle School…

Fans of Star Trek and fans of awesome vintage comics, this one is for you: started in 1967, the same year the original television series premiered , the original Star Trek comics series continue here with 34 issues! Follow the original Enterprise crew, Kirk, Spock, McCoy, and Scott, in adventures available nowhere else.

We also have more Spider-Man, Batman, D&D, and many many more.

Here is the full list:

  • 2000AD Prog #1724 2000AD
  • 2000AD Prog #1725 2000AD
  • A Bit of Madness #1-8 Devil’s Due Digital
  • The Amazing Spider-Man (2003) #565-567 Marvel
  • Batman Beyond Vol.2 #11-12 DC Comics
  • Batman Beyond Vol.4 #5 DC Comics
  • Batman: Legends of the Dark Knight #3-4 DC Comics
  • Celadore #4 DC Comics
  • Clive Barker’s Hellraiser #7-13 Devil’s Due Digital
  • DC Universe Online Legends #7 DC Comics
  • Demon Wars: The Demon Awakens #1-6 Devil’s Due Digital
  • Demon Wars: The Demon Spirit #1-6 Devil’s Due Digital
  • Dual #6 DC Comics
  • Dungeons & Dragons #5 IDW Publishing
  • Ender’s Game (2008): Battle School #1-5 Marvel
  • Ender’s Shadow (2008): Book 1: Battle School #1-5 Marvel
  • Ex Machina #41-42 DC Comics
  • Fables #56-57 DC Comics
  • Gulch #1 DC Comics
  • Hack/Slash #16-20 Devil’s Due Digital
  • inFAMOUS #4 DC Comics
  • Infestation #2 IDW Publishing
  • JLA #48-49 DC Comics
  • Justice League: Generation Lost #24 DC Comics
  • Legends of the DC Universe #14-15 DC Comics
  • Mercy Sparx #3-4 Devil’s Due Digital
  • Penguin Bros. #1-5 Devil’s Due Digital
  • Promethea #8 DC Comics
  • RE-EVOLUTION #3 DC Comics
  • Return to Labyrinth #14-15 TOKYOPOP
  • Sandman #32-33 DC Comics
  • Shades: Volume 1 Orb Entertainment
  • Star Trek: Volume 1 #7-8 Devil’s Due Digital
  • Star Trek: Volume 2 #1-8 Devil’s Due Digital
  • Star Trek: Volume 3 #1-8 Devil’s Due Digital
  • Star Trek: Volume 4 #1-8 Devil’s Due Digital
  • Star Trek: Volume 5 #1-8 Devil’s Due Digital
  • Street Code #5 DC Comics
  • Superman/Batman #59-60 DC Comics
  • Tapping the Vein #1, 2, 4, 6, 7, 8, 9 Devil’s Due Digital
  • Tom Strong #8 DC Comics
  • Tomorrow Stories #8 DC Comics
  • Top 10 #8 DC Comics
  • Transformers: Escalation #1-6 IDW Publishing
  • Transformers 3: Movie Prequel: Foundation #3 IDW Publishing
  • Transformers: Spotlight Drift, Metroplex IDW Publishing
  • True Blood #9 IDW Publishing
  • Ultimate X-Men (2000) #3-8 Marvel
  • Van Von Hunter #15-16 TOKYOPOP
  • Wonder Woman Vol. 3 #31-32 DC Comics
  • Y: The Last Man #38-39 DC Comics
  • The Young Sherlock Holmes Adventures #1-2 Markosia

Please visit www.playstationcomics.com for prices and to see the whole catalogue.

I’d also like to take the opportunity to say good-bye to you, as this is my last comics blog post! I am moving on to other things, but our lovely Community Team will be here to update you on new releases and answer your questions. Thank you all very much for your comments, support, and ideas – it’s been fun! All the best and see you in the comments below.

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SGTSTEELFACE 3 June, 2011 @ 2:02 pm   1

good luck

    Pauline Martyn 3 June, 2011 @ 5:16 pm    

    Thank you! :-)

    James Gallagher 3 June, 2011 @ 5:17 pm    

    Sorry everyone… with all the hectic Store activity going on I was a bit hasty and published this a week early. This content will actually be available next week. Sorry for any confusion – I though it would be better to let you know rather than just take the post down once we realised the mistake.

 
TroubleMaker411 3 June, 2011 @ 2:03 pm   2

All the best Pauline.
Moving onto bigger and better things?

    Pauline Martyn 3 June, 2011 @ 5:20 pm    

    Hopefully, although I’ll miss a lot of things, including you guys. Boo!
    But anyhoo – many thanks :-)

 
Carnivius_Prime 3 June, 2011 @ 2:17 pm   3

Aw, I don’t see any 11th Doctor Who comics in there. Got my money saved up for the ones that were meant to be out during the PSN downtime unless they’re in the next catch up pack or haven’t yet been added to this list at the time I read it.

Anyways good luck with whatever you’re moving onto, Pauline :)

    Pauline Martyn 3 June, 2011 @ 5:22 pm    

    Don’t worry, there’s more coming. ;-) We have some great (and hefty) updates for you guys in the next few weeks.
    Thanks very much Carnivius Prime! :-) Take care

 
Shadowdragoon 3 June, 2011 @ 2:36 pm   4

So.
Will the store finally be released to the rest of the European countries that do not have access as part of the goodwill program?

When will Norway/Rest of Europe get access?
Cross region gifting option?
PS3 comics reader? (after the release in other countries part)

    Pauline Martyn 3 June, 2011 @ 5:24 pm    

    So! – no new stores as previously – no plans – no plans – no plans.

simlux81 3 June, 2011 @ 2:45 pm   5

WELCOME NEWS?

Skookie30 3 June, 2011 @ 3:18 pm   6

i dont vist this post much but im gutted you leaving us all the best whatever you end up doing. :(

i want to add this Alarm me 1st MB then pauline i know ppl move on but in pre E3 week not good who esle is leaving please step forwand. :D

 

Sad to see you going. I hope whoever takes over does just a good job. Shame there were no comics in the welcome back pack, I think the more people that use the service the more likely we are to get other regions and ps3 reader. Good luck.

    Pauline Martyn 3 June, 2011 @ 5:26 pm    

    Thanks Mulukh, makes me a little sad too… But I’m sure they will!
    All the best.

 
HazelAM 3 June, 2011 @ 4:15 pm   8

yay, comics.

oh how i’ve waited to say that. ^_^

some new tf books, always nice, good to see some of the earlier idw books that later series follow on from.

it’s sad to hear that you’re leaving though, the blog won’t be the same without you.
i wish you all the best with whatever you do next.

    Pauline Martyn 3 June, 2011 @ 5:27 pm    

    Yay, we’re back (next Wednesday)!
    There’s a lot coming through in the next few weeks, so get your PSP ready! ;-)
    And thank you for the kind words, I’m sad too… Will miss you guys! Thanks very much, and take care! :-)

 
divine1000 4 June, 2011 @ 7:11 am   9

Best wishes for your future endeavours Pauline, always looked forward to your weekly updates.

Not sure whether we should begin to worry about the relevance of your departure though, I hope the Comic Store/app is going to be sticking around a while longer, specifically with regards to NGP.

    Pauline Martyn 7 June, 2011 @ 4:13 pm    

    Many thanks, very nice of you to say! :-)
    The store will definitely be here for a while longer.

Woo! Excited for new Locke and Key :) Not sure if it will be there next Wednesday,bit confused with the comic site :S But I’ll be here when it’s out. Best of luck with what you’ve got planned ahead Pauline :)

    Pauline Martyn 7 June, 2011 @ 4:14 pm    

    It will be here tomorrow… Locke & Key is so good! :D
    Many thanks! :-)

 
nickjd331 4 June, 2011 @ 12:54 pm   11

I really appreciate the fact that you are leaving this post on the blog, rather than taking it off for a week.

 
KaiserSoza13 5 June, 2011 @ 1:33 am   12

Thanks for all the comics,hope they put you in charge of the PS1 section as you are the only one that would be able to fix it.

Immortal-Wolf- 5 June, 2011 @ 5:34 am   13

Very upset with playstation network im a loyal customer spent loads of money on playstation network 3rd june Call of Duty Black Ops map pack 2 cancelled due to 80710D36 very upset with playstation network due to this set back now there saying 10th june map pack 2 OMG! XBOX 360 got it 3rd may so playstation network gets it 1 month later but dead line gone 7 days over 3rd this is shocking news playstation network as iv spent to much already on here i put £20 on here 3rd waiting for it didn’t come instead its 80710D36 very disappointing in SONY! like all others who believe in SONY im having different opinions now about SONY.

Immortal-Wolf- 5 June, 2011 @ 6:08 am   14

one thing im hearing RESIDENT EVIL 4 HD on playstation network so hopefully thats happening as i would buy that but still upset that playstation network missed its deadline release dates to PS3 addons and PS3 games.

 
tugggernuts 6 June, 2011 @ 12:08 am   15

i got a psp during the outbreak and really wanted to download a comic. ive got a 32mb memorey card and when i first updated the psp i got to delet the 31mb update then i waited till the next one deleted all the songs i put on the psp and game saveddata but it says ive only got 21mbs left help.

    Pauline Martyn 7 June, 2011 @ 4:18 pm    

    Hm not sure why sorry – might be one for Customer Services.

 
TheVVolf 6 June, 2011 @ 11:57 am   16

Good-bye, Pauline…

:’( <— Sad Panda