Bento Bako Lite: Library Wars vol 5

Title: Library Wars: Love and War Author: Kiiro Yumi (original concept by Hiro Arikawa) Publisher: Viz Media (Shojo Beat) Volume: Volume 5 (ongoing), $9.99 Vintage: 2010 by Hakusensha in Japan, June 2011 by Viz Media Genre: Rom...
by Kristin
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Those Who Came Before: Joe Simon

Going back to the Golden Age for this month’s Those Who Came Before, we’re taking a look at Joe Simon. Simon created and contributed to many characters during the 1940s, 50s and 60s, including one of the very best t...
by Eli
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From Friendly Ghosts To Gamma Rays: Supergirl, Planet Terry and Peanuts!

Merry Christmas (or Merry Fishmas as the guy at the sushi bar said to me) and welcome to this week’s edition of From Friendly Ghosts To Gamma Rays! Luckily thanks to the magic of technology I was able to set up this article t...
by Drew
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Bento Bako Bonus: Jiu Jiu volume 2

Title: Jiu Jiu Author: Touya Tobina Publisher: Viz Media (Shojo Beat) Volume: Volume 2 (ongoing), $9.99 Vintage: 2010 by Hakusensha, October 2012 by Viz Media Genre: Supernatural, comedy [Volume 1 review.] Takamichi is still hu...
by Kristin
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ComicAttack.net Pull List: 6/8/11

Another Wednesday has arrived, which means new comics, and here at ComicAttack.net it’s time to see what our staff is reading! Listed below you’ll find details on each new book that the crew is checking out this week, follo...
by Dale
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Crisis of Infinite Reviews 10/24/12

Batman Incorporated #4 Writer: Grant Morrison Artists: Chris Burnham and Nathan Fairbairn Cover Artists: Chris Burnham and Nathan Fairbairn Publisher: DC Grant Morrison’s run through Batman, and related titles, has been c...
by Arnab
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The Comics Console: The Many Costumes of Spider-Man: Shattered Dimensions

Before we get to Spider-Man’s wardrobe, the sack people of Little Big Planet got their fourth Marvel makeover with a new batch of Marvel themed costumes. Take a look. They join Iron Man, Thing, Mystique, Daredevil, Doctor...
by andrewhurst
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Bento Bako Weekly: Jormungand 8, 20th Century Boys 19

Title: Jormungand Author: Keitaro Takahashi Publisher: Viz Media (Viz Signature) Volume: Volume 8 (of 11), $12.99 Vintage: 2010 by Shogakukan, January 2012 by Viz Media Genre: Action, adventure [Previous Jormungand reviews.] Ka...
by Kristin
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The Uncanny X-Piles LIX

Welcome back, true believers! The X-Piles are back and we’ve added a new team member! Please give a warm welcome to Capekiller who is joining us in reviewing the last week’s X-books. Welcome to the X-Piles, Capekill...
by Jeff
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Bento Bako Lite: Durarara!! Anime (eps 1-5)

Title: Durarara!! Director: Takahiro Omori (based on the light novels by Ryohgo Narita) Studio/Licensor: Brain’s Base/Aniplex of America Distributor: Bandai Entertainment, Right Stuf Episodes: 1-5 (of 24, plus two bonus e...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Bonus: Tenjo Tenge Full Contact Edition Volume 6

Tenjo Tenge Full Contact Edition 2-in-1 volume 6 Publisher: Viz Media (Signature Line) Story and Art: Oh! Great Vintage: April 2012 [Volume 5 review.] Tenjo Tenge, or Tenten as its hardcore fans love to call it, hits an interes...
by Drew
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Crisis of Infinite Reviews 03/16/11

Batman #708 Writer: David Hine Artists: Guillem March Cover Artist: Guillem March Publisher: DC If you guys thought you were getting a story about the Falcone family, you’ll have to wait a couple months. Instead, this iss...
by Arnab
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