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Brimming with classic posters and comic-book merchandise, Treasure Island Comics keeps abreast of all the latest goings-on in the spandex-centric corners of the multiverse. New releases hit the shelves every Wednesday, with the latest additions including a hardcover copy of Blackest Night: Tales of the Corps ($19.99) and a blast from the past in Superman - The 70s #1 from DC Retroactive, in which the Man of Steel contends with both Mr. Mxyzptlk and the sonic assault of Disco Duck ($4.99). Pick up a pile of press-hot issues ($2.99–$3.99 for most comics), or embark on a graphic tour tracing the history of the superhero with Grant Morrison's new release, Supergods ($26). Treasure Island Comics regularly hosts interactive events such as midnight movies and weekly visits to the radioactive laboratories of local archvillains.