Off the Shelf: The Avengers Vault

Title: The Avengers Vault Author: Peter A. David Cover Artist: n/a Publisher: Thunder Bay Press This spring sees the release of one of the biggest and most anticipated movies of the year, Avengers: Age of Ultron. The first movi...
by Martin Thomas
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Bento Bako Lite: February 2011 Previews

After waiting for the icy roads to melt, I finally made it out to my local comic shop to pick up Diamond’s February Previews catalog. There are quite a lot of interesting things on offer this month, so get out your order ...
by Kristin
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Gamex 2012!

Over Labor Day weekend at the Sheraton Hotel near LAX airport in Los Angeles, California, Strategicon was having its Gamex convention. This convention is more of a 4-day slumber party; it was the most relaxed and open conventio...
by Dr. Bustos
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PR: ‘The Art of Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain’ is Coming From Dark Horse

Dark Horse proudly announces the newest video game art book in its long line of best-selling, award-winning titles with The Art of Metal Gear Solid V! Witness the concept and design behind the genre-defining science-fiction mil...
by InfiniteSpeech
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Jim Henson’s The Dark Crystal: The Novelization to debut from Archaia!

ARCHAIA AND THE JIM HENSON COMPANY SET TO DEBUT ‘JIM HENSON’S THE DARK CRYSTAL: THE NOVELIZATION’   May 12, 2014 – Los Angeles, CA – Award-winning publisher Archaia, an imprint of BOOM! Studi...
by InfiniteSpeech
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Off the Shelf: Wearing the Cape

Title: Wearing the Cape Author: Marion G. Harmon Publisher: Independent Cover Art: Jorge Velasquez Hope Corrigan is just a normal girl who’s ready to become a freshman at the University of Chicago. But when the Teatime An...
by AHudson
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Off the Shelf: Tobacco-Stained Mountain Goat

Title: Tobacco-Stained Mountain Goat Author: Andrez Bergen Artist: Scott Campbell Publisher: Another Sky Press When it’s done right, cyberpunk is easily one of my favorite genres. It can be sleek, sexy, and downright cool...
by AHudson
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Titan Books Reviews: Icons: The DC Comics and Wildstorm Art of Jim Lee

Title: Icons: The DC Comics and Wildstorm Art of Jim Lee Author: Jim Lee & Bill Baker Publisher: Titan Books Released: November 2, 2010 Price: $39.95 (HC, 296 pages) Icons is an appropriate title for a book whose striking c...
by Eli
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Movie Mondays: The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

Title: The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Screenplay: Fran Walsh, Phillipa Boyens, Peter Jackson, Guillermo del Toro (based on The Hobbit by JRR Tolkien) Studio: New Line Cinema, MGM, WingNut Films Director: Peter Jackson Starri...
by Kristin
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Off the Shelf: Lady, Go Die!

Title: Lady, Go Die! Authors: Mickey Spillane and Max Allan Collins Artist: Amazing15.com Publisher: Titan Books Mike Hammer, as well as its creator Mickey Spillane, are up there in the bestselling series and author of all time...
by AHudson
 

 
 

Off The Shelf: Miles Morales: Spider-Man

Miles Morales: Spider-Man Publisher: Marvel Press Author: Jason Reynolds Cover Artist: Kadir Nelson Life is already difficult for any teenage boy growing up in Brooklyn, NY.  Between school, family financial issues, overbear...
by Eric
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Off the Shelf: I, Crimsonstreak

Title: I, Crimsonstreak Author: Matt Adams Artist: Brooke Stephenson Publisher: Candlemark & Gleam The superhero genre seems to be on a roll with the small press and indie writers. And while I appreciate their golden and si...
by AHudson
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