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PostPosted: Mon Mar 20, 2017 5:54:57 pm 
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Get ready for the first X-O Wednesday and X-O MANOWAR 2017 #1!

Cover A - Lewis LaRosa
Cover B - Kenneth Rocafort
1:20 Interlocking - Mico Suayan
1:50 Icon - J.G. Jones
1:500 Brushed Metal - Monika Palosz

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Pre-Order Bundle (with 8 extra pages) - Tomas Giorello (Order period is over!)
ComicsPro Retailer Edition - Lewis LaRosa
Humble Bundle's $25 Level Signed Virgin Art - Lewis LaRosa (Bundle is over!)
Collector's Paradise - Nick Bradshaw*
Collector's Paradise B&W Sketch - Nick Bradshaw*

*The only retailer variant with exclusive bonus material. See Ed's comment below.

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Atomic Comics - Clayton Crain
Borderlands/SC Comicon - Lewis LaRosa
Comics Dungeon's Cat Cosplay
Cloud City - Andy Belanger
Bulletproof - Diego Bernard

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DCBS Retailer Edition - Philip Tan
Fight or Flight's 360 Wraparound - Stephen Segovia
Ultimate Comics's 360 Wraparound - Stephen Segovia

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Fried Pie - Tom Fowler
Fried Pie Con B&W Sketch - Tom Fowler
Golden Apple/Wondercon - Bill Sienkiewicz
Heroes & Fantasies - Geoff Shaw
Knowhere Games & Comics - Al Barrionuevo

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Larry's Comics - Bob Layton
Mega City One's B&W Sketch - Tomás Giorello
Most Good Hobby - Clayton Crain
Ssalefish's XO Expo - Shane Davis
The Nerd Store - Kano ???

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What are your favorite designs?
How many will you get and who's trying to get all?


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PostPosted: Mon Mar 20, 2017 6:05:50 pm 
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Can you order from Larry's comics online? I appreciate the nostalgia of the Layton homage.


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PostPosted: Mon Mar 20, 2017 6:21:57 pm 
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Can you order from Larry's comics online? I appreciate the nostalgia of the Layton homage.

http://www.larryscomics.net/shop/

Their XO exclusive has yet to be listed though. It's limited to 500 copies.

I didn't know it was a homage cover as I'm not very familiar with Marvel comics. Now I like it even more. :thumb:


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PostPosted: Mon Mar 20, 2017 7:49:58 pm 
Now I bet you're all going to want me to drag it out and show you.
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Sunlight on Snow wrote:
possumgrease wrote:
Can you order from Larry's comics online? I appreciate the nostalgia of the Layton homage.

http://www.larryscomics.net/shop/

Their XO exclusive has yet to be listed though. It's limited to 500 copies.

I didn't know it was a homage cover as I'm not very familiar with Marvel comics. Now I like it even more. :thumb:

It's a take on the "Demon in a Bottle" cover from Iron Man.

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PostPosted: Mon Mar 20, 2017 8:02:07 pm 
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I am probably beating a dead horse here, but just in case someone here has not heard this already:

Our variant (both color and b/w) is different from the rest, because it's not just an exclusive cover. Our books will have 8 pages of EXCLUSIVE (non-story) Editorial Materials, only available in our edition. I wrote an essay for it, explaining my love for the character, and there is a bunch of other really cool stuff. This has never been done before, for a retailer variant. It's freakin' THICK!

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PostPosted: Mon Mar 20, 2017 8:41:04 pm 
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Man, that's a lot of covers.


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PostPosted: Mon Mar 20, 2017 9:05:19 pm 
Especially "dude." And "balls." Those terms work in the tech industry.
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Someone of those store covers...


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What's Jason Momoa (Aquaman, Game of Thrones) doing on an X-O cover...? :?

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PostPosted: Tue Mar 21, 2017 5:26:02 am 
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kjjohanson wrote:
Sunlight on Snow wrote:
possumgrease wrote:
Can you order from Larry's comics online? I appreciate the nostalgia of the Layton homage.

http://www.larryscomics.net/shop/

Their XO exclusive has yet to be listed though. It's limited to 500 copies.

I didn't know it was a homage cover as I'm not very familiar with Marvel comics. Now I like it even more. :thumb:

It's a take on the "Demon in a Bottle" cover from Iron Man.

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Nice! I didn't know the original cover was drawn by Bob Layton as well, not to mention that he had drawn more than 100 issues of Iron Man.

I don't remember where I found the image of Larry's exclusive (google?) but I didn't get it from Bleeding Cool. They posted a slightly different version of the homage cover with Larry's logo right on the whisky bottle.

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@possumgrease: Check out what the owner of Larry's Comics told Bleeding Cool:

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I’m not going to sell my shops “Visigoth in a Bottle” X-O #1 cover, I’m going to give it away FREE with the purchase or donation of a Valiant TPB or HC. I want to use the variant to spread the good word of Valiant. I generally think that the entire line is under most fans radar, it’s so good, so high concept.

Swing by the shop. Buy a Valiant TPB for yourself & get a FREE rare comic. Keep the TPB for yourself & read what I consider to be the finest, wholly unique, Independent Super-Hero mythology being published today. Or if you already have all the trades, consider spreading Valiant love & donate it to a school, library or club.

It’s my goal to donate a complete set of Valiant graphic novels to the Lowell Pollard Memorial Library to let everyone in my home town know the splendor that is Valiant. I’ll do mail order on these if you donate a TPB to the cause. $25 delivered to USA, paypal: comicsondabay@aol.com


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PostPosted: Tue Mar 21, 2017 9:52:37 am 
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jmatt wrote:
Man, that's a lot of covers.


yeah...IMO too many... :|

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PostPosted: Tue Mar 21, 2017 11:07:59 am 
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myron wrote:
jmatt wrote:
Man, that's a lot of covers.


yeah...IMO too many... :|


As they say on Shark Tank, "For that reason...I am out!"


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PostPosted: Sat Mar 25, 2017 11:29:46 pm 
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If anyone is looking for a copy of the Larry's Comics exclusive, I have a bunch of them. PM me.

And yeah, I did get at least one of every cover. XO is the only title I do this for.


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PostPosted: Sun Mar 26, 2017 7:45:53 am 
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If anyone is looking for a copy of the Larry's Comics exclusive, I have a bunch of them. PM me.

And yeah, I did get at least one of every cover. XO is the only title I do this for.


Congrats, Brother! :clap: You must be in X-O heaven right now. :)


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mkb28 wrote:
rmull wrote:
If anyone is looking for a copy of the Larry's Comics exclusive, I have a bunch of them. PM me.

And yeah, I did get at least one of every cover. XO is the only title I do this for.


Congrats, Brother! :clap: You must be in X-O heaven right now. :)



With the return of XO, heck yeah I am.


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PostPosted: Sun Mar 26, 2017 5:01:43 pm 
Nice art! (I used to own that.)
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DCBS Retailer Edition - Lewis LaRosa


DCBS lists this incorrectly as a Lewis LaRosa cover. I believe it's Philip Tan.
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The Stephen segovia are awesome and I love the simple metal cover


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PostPosted: Mon Mar 27, 2017 1:35:16 am 
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sonicdan wrote:
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DCBS Retailer Edition - Lewis LaRosa


DCBS lists this incorrectly as a Lewis LaRosa cover. I believe it's Philip Tan.

That is correct. Thanks


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PostPosted: Mon Mar 27, 2017 6:11:43 am 
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There is also a variant to the Retailer Edition. Instead of it being ComicsPro, it has an Emerald City CC logo. It was distributed at the Diamond luncheon in Seattle.


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PostPosted: Mon Mar 27, 2017 6:30:43 am 
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Here you go...

ValiantDatabase.com - Philip Tan
Legend's Comics - David Lafuente
ECCC Retailer Edition - Lewis LaRosa

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The ValiantDatabase.com exclusive can be ordered here:
https://www.valiantdatabase.com/books/x ... -variant-1

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