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Anime

Anime Fest 2014: Part 1: The Con

Posted  August 29, 2014  by  Kristin

Another Anime Fest has come and gone. What’s that? Did you miss it? Well, it did change dates this year. For years the convention has been held over Labor Day weekend, but this year it was moved to mid-August, the 15-18. It was still held in downtown Dallas at the Sheraton, which despite a 30% […]

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All-New Uncanny X-Piles #181

Posted  August 29, 2014  by  SpidermanGeek

Welcome back ComicAttackers and X-fans to this week’s edition of the All-New Uncanny X-Piles where a handful of our merriest mutant loving reviewers have dropped by once again to regale you with their thoughts on that one X-Title that has impacted them the most, be it good or bad, from last week’s releases. So keep […]

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Tales From The Water Cooler #177

Posted  August 29, 2014  by  InfiniteSpeech

Welcome to Tales From the Water Cooler! Join Infinite Speech, Decapitated Dan, The Comic Book Clergyman and the Canadian Websliger each week as they gather around the water cooler of stories to talk about comics. Listen in this week as the guys talk about GotG reaching $400mil, Action Comics #1 going for $2mil on Ebay, […]

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Comic Cons

GHI: Twindom Printed Figures

Posted  August 28, 2014  by  Kristin

You may have seen them at a local convention. A booth set up to take a 3D scan of cosplayers, to be later printed out as a detailed figurine. One of these companies, Twindom, makes the rounds in California and Texas, and was present at Dallas Comic Con’s Fan Appreciation Day on August 9, 2014. […]

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Chirpin’ Tuesday Reviews 08/20/14

Posted  August 26, 2014  by  Arnab

Adventure Time #31 (Boom) NickZ: I cannot express how much fun this book is to read every month. Adventure Time Banana Guard Academy #2 (Boom) NickZ: All the misfits of the Candy Kingdom prove that if you don’t give up you can do anything. All-New Ghost Rider #6 (Marvel) Infinite Speech: Looks like we get […]

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Character Spotlight: Red Tornado

Welcome back for another Character Spotlight, presenting the robot that isn’t technically a robot but is still a robot, Red Tornado! From a god to an air elemental, the creature that would be Red Tornado is the god in the...
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Kickstarter Spotlight: Dave Cockrum’s Futurians

In 1983, Marvel Comics published an idea from the brilliant mind of Dave Cockrum (RIP) in Marvel Graphic Novel #9 called The Futurians. This team of superheroes will likely remind you of another team Dave co-created, called Th...
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Tales From The Water Cooler #170

Welcome to Tales From the Water Cooler! Join Infinite Speech, Decapitated Dan, The Comic Book Clergyman and the Canadian Websliger each week as they gather around the water cooler of stories to talk about comics. Listen in this...
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Dark Horse Reviews: X #15

X #15 Publisher: Dark Horse Comics Writer: Duane Swierczynski Artist: Eric Nguyen Cover: Tony Parker & Michelle Madsen There are very few monthly titles left that establish a gritty and grounded look at vigilante action...
by InfiniteSpeech
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From Friendly Ghosts to Gamma Rays

FFGtGR: Garfield and Bee and Puppycat!

From Friendly Ghosts To Gamma Rays, No.177 Welcome back ya’ll to another week at our all-ages comics column, From Friendly Ghosts To Gamma Rays! This week the musical Cats announced that it was getting a revival, complete...
by Drew
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Dark Horse Comics SDCC 2014 Exclusives!

  DARK HORSE UNVEILS THE FIRST WAVE OF 2014 COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL EXCLUSIVE BOOKS AND PRODUCTS!  The year’s most anticipated event will host more exclusive Dark Horse merchandise than ever before! July means the most ...
by InfiniteSpeech
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Chirpin’ Tuesday Reviews 07/02/14

Action Comics #33 (DC) Martin: 4.5/5 stars. My favorite Superman title with a stellar creative team and one of the better New 52 Superman story arcs. NickZ: “Superman Doomed” takes a left turn here but with the retu...
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Crisis of Infinite Reviews 07/02/14

Batman Eternal #13 Writer: Scott Snyder, James Tynion IV, Ray Fawkes, John Layman, and Tim Seeley Artists: Mikel Janin, Guillermo Ortego, and Jeromy Cox Cover Artists: Dustin Nguyen Publisher: DC James Gordon Jr. hasn’t been...
by Arnab
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DC Comics Review: Green Arrow #33

Green Arrow #33 Publisher: DC Story: Jeff Lemire Pencils: Andrea Sorrentino Inks: Andrea Sorrentino Colors: Marcelo Maiolo Letters: Rob Leigh The creative team of Jeff Lemire and Andrea Sorrentino, with Marcelo Maiolo on colori...
by Martin Thomas
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All-New Uncanny X-Piles #174

We’re catching up on X-Pile goodness, folks! There wasn’t much by way of X-Men books this week, but luckily that doesn’t stop us from reviewing the places the X-folk show up! Savage Hulk #1 Writer & Artist...
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SDCC 2014 Exclusives from IDW Publishing!

IDW ANNOUNCES SDCC 2014 EXCLUSIVES & DEBUTS   San Diego, CA (July 7, 2014) – There is something for everyone on this year’s IDW San Diego Comic Con International exclusives list! See below for the must-haves from I...
by InfiniteSpeech
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Movie Mondays: Godzilla

Title: Godzilla Director: Gareth Edwards Writers: Max Borenstein, David Callaham, Frank Darabont Distributed By: Warner Bros. Pictures Starring: Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Ken Watanabe, Bryan Cranston, Elizabeth Olsen, David Stratha...
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