Chirpin’ Tuesday Reviews 02/05/14

Action Comics #28 (DC) Martin: Pak delivers a cool almost Silver Age style story (in a good way) & Aaron Kuder gives us an iconic Superman cover. Adventure Time The Flip Side #2 (Boom!) NickZ: The insanity continues as thin...
by Arnab
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Vertigo Comics Review: Trillium #2

Trillium #2 Writer: Jeff Lemire Artist: Jeff Lemire Publisher: Vertigo Every now and again there’s that book, that one series that differs from all others, that seeks to defy expectations and to surprise with every turn o...
by Jeff Lake
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Marvel Comics Review: Fantomex MAX #1

Fantomex MAX #1 Writer: Andrew Hope Artist: Shawn Crystal Publisher: Marvel First off, let me preface this review with an admission – I love Fantomex. Of all the characters created and used in the pages of Uncanny X-Force...
by Jeff Lake
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DC Comics Review: Sinestro #1

Sinestro #1 Writer: Cullen Bunn Artist: Dale Eaglesham Publisher: DC Comics Of all the marquee names to face off against DC’s greatest heroes, few are more layered and interesting than Thaal Sinestro. Once the champion of...
by Jeff Lake
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Image Comics Review: Southern Bastards #1

Southern Bastards #1 Writer: Jason Aaron Artist: Jason Latour Publisher: Image Comics I’ve never been to what’s widely referred to as simply “the South.” If Southern Bastards is any indication of life pa...
by Jeff Lake
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BOOM! Studios Review: Polarity

Polarity Writer: Max Bemis Artist: Jorge Coelho Publisher: BOOM! Studios They have a saying in football: “That’s why we play four quarters.” For the sports impaired, essentially the saying imparts that no matt...
by Jeff Lake
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Marvel Comics Review: Guardians of the Galaxy #5

Guardians of the Galaxy #5 Writer: Brian Michael Bendis Artist: Sara Pichelli Publisher: Marvel What Brian Michael Bendis has done with Guardians of the Galaxy is nothing short of amazing; he’s taken a property of which I...
by Jeff Lake
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Vertigo Comics Review: Sandman: Overture #1

Sandman: Overture #1 Writer: Neil Gaiman Artist: J.H. Williams III Publisher: Vertigo If you’re a comic fan, chances are you’ve heard of Sandman. The seminal series by writer Neil Gaiman has long been revered by the...
by Jeff Lake
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Digital Preview: Pawn Shop

Looking for an inventive, relatable book that’ll kick you right in the emotional nethers? Look no further than Pawn Shop, the NYC based, character driven release from Joey Esposito and Sean Von Gorman. Initially only avai...
by Jeff Lake
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Advance Review: Look Straight Ahead by Elaine Will

Look Straight Ahead Writer: Elaine Will Artist: Elaine Will Publisher: Cuckoo’s Nest Press Release Date: October 30, 2013 (now available for pre-order on Amazon, $19.95) High school is hard; fitting in carries such undu...
by Jeff Lake
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IDW

IDW Reviews: Half Past Danger #2

Half Past Danger #2 Writer: Stephen Mooney Artist: Stephen Mooney Publisher: IDW Given the events of last issue, Half Past Danger #2 had a high level of awesomeness to maintain. Luckily creator Stephen Mooney builds off his str...
by Jeff Lake
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Chirpin’ Tuesday Reviews 04/23/14

7th Sword #1 (IDW) Infinite Speech: Going to need another issue to sell me on the story but the art is great! Avengers Undercover #3 (Marvel) Jeff: If you imprison a bunch of teenage super-heroes and make them fight to the deat...
by Arnab
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