Pre-orders encompass the newest items due for delivery over the next few months. There is a complete selection of items from all the major manufacturers and publishers. You don't have to be a member of Comics America's comic service to access these items. However, if you ARE a member you'll find that there are substantial cost savings, depending on your discount level. Take some time out to find out about the many advantages of membership and how it will save you a great deal of aggravation and money for all your collecting needs!