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Update 2: The winner has been announced.

Here’s the weekly giveaway!

I’m constantly impressed by all of you TRO users and now Chris D. has stepped up in a way that should please everyone – he’s donating some of his spare books to our giveaways!

Perfect timing, since it leaves me a bit more free time to work on the Marvel books and a bit more spare cash to focus on sending out the previous giveaway books.

The first in the stack is Green Arrow: Road To Jericho, which is a post-Infinite Crisis trade for our emerald archer.

Judd Winick, Andy Owens and Scott McDaniel deliver a story often praised, which brings the relationship between Green Arrow and Black Canary to the forefront.

These giveaways will work just as normal, except Chris will be shipping them out directly.

Thanks dude!

The Rundown:

(1) Prize: One copy of Green Arrow: Road To Jericho

(1) Random Comment Winner: One logged in commenter will be randomly selected from the replies to this post.

Eligibility: You must be registered and logged in when you comment to be eligible. You must also be in the continental USA for shipping purposes. If you are overseas and want to pay for the shipping yourself, feel free to enter, but keep in mind that it will probably be more expensive than just buying the book.

Deadline: You have until 11:59 on Friday, February 18th, 2011.

Good luck everyone!

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22 Comments Post New »

  1. Marc wrote on at February 16, 2011 1:44 pm:

    Thanks for the giveaway, Chris! I’m a Green Arrow noob, personally, but Judd Winick is enough to pique my interest about any character.


  2. kgreene wrote on at February 16, 2011 2:13 pm:

    I’ve always been a Green Arrow fan, but I’ve never actually owned any of the comic books. I’d love this one, especially with Andy Owens as an inker.


  3. lonefeather wrote on at February 16, 2011 3:28 pm:

    Alright! That’s totally awesome Chris!!!! And man oh man would I love to read some more Green Arrow!


  4. Niccalo wrote on at February 16, 2011 7:18 pm:

    OOOOH been a huge McDaniel fan since his days on Daredevil WAY back in the day! This would rock my collection!


  5. Eric wrote on at February 16, 2011 8:06 pm:

    I have been trying to fill in the Judd Winick run of GA for a while one piece at a time. Thanks for doing this man!


  6. andybmcd wrote on at February 16, 2011 11:38 pm:

    My hat. It is in the ring. Honestly never known much about Green Arrow. COuld be enlightening.


  7. TRextacy wrote on at February 17, 2011 12:17 am:

    I’ve only ever read other books that he guests in, never his own book. I’ve been meaning to do that for a while though. Here we go!


  8. Simon wrote on at February 17, 2011 3:57 am:

    Nice one Chris, I have a couple of spares I’ve been thinking about doing the same with at some point but just ever got around to it. I thought I’d wait as mine would have to be a UK give-away. Also excellent choice of book to give away.


  9. jonah_X wrote on at February 17, 2011 8:02 am:

    Just bought the Green Arrow: Quiver paperback by Kevin Smith, and I’m excited to read it. I wanted to start Green Arrow a long time ago, an now a Green Arrow giveaway? Really nice, thank you Chris!


  10. etragedy wrote on at February 17, 2011 9:06 am:

    Thanks Chris! I must admit it has been a loong time since I’ve read any Green Arrow stories.


  11. henraldo wrote on at February 17, 2011 10:22 am:

    Oh my! Green Arrow is my favorite DC character. He is the left-wing Batman when you get down to it. But I’ve always loved and related to Olliver Queen as a person. I have also made his chili (recipe found in secret files and origins)
    This is the TPB of a period when I was too poor to buy the book. SCORE!


  12. henraldo wrote on at February 17, 2011 10:24 am:


    ■1 ½ pounds lean sirloin chunks
    â– 2 tblsp of cumin
    â– 2 tblsp of paprika
    â– 1 tblsp of cayenne
    â– 1 cup minced onion
    ■½ cup of chopped green pepper (optional)
    â– 2 tblsp minced garlic
    â– 1 tblsp fresh ground black pepper
    ■1 ½ tsp of salt
    ■½ of dried basil, crushed
    â– 1 tblsp California chili powder (hot)
    â– 1 tblsp Gebhardt chili powder
    â– 1 tblsp Hot New Mexico chili powder
    â– 1 16 oz. can of tomatoes cut up
    â– 2 8 oz. cans of tomato sauce
    â– 2 16 oz. cans of dark red kidney beans partially drained
    â– 1 tsp of brown sugar
    â– Tobasco sauce to taste
    ■½ cup water

    â– Grated Cheese (cheddar)
    â– Oyster crackers or saltines
    â– Chopped onions
    1.In a large saucepan, brown ground beef and spices together until flavor blends well.
    2.Drain fat.
    3.Add onion, green pepper and garlic and cook until soft.
    4.Stir in undrained tomatoes, seasonings, tomato sauce and water into a large pan.
    5.Let simmer for several hour. Occasionally stir.
    6.Ten minutes before serving, add brown sugar, tobasco sauce, and beans.
    7.Serve with “help yourself” bowls of grated cheese, oyster crackers, and chopped onions.


    Ian replied on February 17th, 2011 at 1:14 pm:

    hahaha thanks, I’m going to have to try this!


    Chris D. replied on February 18th, 2011 at 1:18 am:

    Haha..this is great! Thanks for posting this recipe. I recently came into a stack of G.A. Vol 1-9 (read GA V1 when it came out in TPB due to Smith writing it) so I’m diving in head first and loving it. The opening of V2 shows Oliver giving Mia some chili and burning her face off. I must try!


  13. henraldo wrote on at February 17, 2011 10:24 am:

    When the world was fundamentally altered during Trinity, the “foul, scorched taste” of Ollie’s Chili was one of the few things capable of reminding a godlike Batman of the reality he had come from, when he was reminded of it by Dick Grayson.[1]


  14. henraldo wrote on at February 17, 2011 1:38 pm:

    Ive been a green arrow fan since the grell years. Green Arrow is a must have. Lynchpin of the DC universe. I actually was very sad when he “died” in the mid 90s


    Ian replied on February 17th, 2011 at 1:50 pm:

    yeah, in that era we actually thought stuff like that would stick.


    Marc replied on February 17th, 2011 at 10:19 pm:

    Oh, to be that young and stupid again! :)


  15. rageous wrote on at February 18, 2011 1:27 am:

    I’m already hooked on Booster Gold, Batman and Green Lantern. Why not let Ollie join the party?


  16. Drakul wrote on at February 18, 2011 6:42 pm:

    a last minute why not :)


  17. timjoyce2828 wrote on at February 18, 2011 8:24 pm:

    Man, i would really like to get this prize, i don’t win a lot of things, and i want to get into green arrow.


  18. Timothy joyce wrote on at March 3, 2011 6:35 pm:

    Just read this, after getting it in the mail, I loved the artwork, but I (as I said) have never been into the Green Arrow before, so I didn’t understand some of it, so to first time readers, get some back knowledge before this one


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