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Chirpin’ Tuesday Reviews 07/23/14

Posted  July 29, 2014  by  Arnab

Afterlife with Archie #6 (Archie) Infinite Speech: There is absolutely no reason why you should not be reading this title. Alien Legion: Uncivil War #2 (Titan) Infinite Speech: A great series for long time fans. New readers might be confused. Amazing Spider-Man #4 (Marvel) Infinite Speech: Finally, another Original Sin tie in that has some weight […]

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Crisis of Infinite Reviews 07/23/14

Posted  July 29, 2014  by  Arnab

Batman #33 Writer: Scott Snyder Artists: Greg Capullo, Danny Miki, and FCO Plascencia Cover Artists: Greg Capullo, Danny Miki, and FCO Plascencia Publisher: DC Comics After a long year of brilliant storytelling, Scott Snyder, Greg Capullo, Danny Miki, and FCO conclude Zero Year in tremendous fashion. The end of any arc can often be a difficult time […]

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Movie Mondays: 300: Rise of an Empire

Posted  July 28, 2014  by  Aaron

Title: 300: Rise of an Empire Director: Noam Murro Writer: Zack Snyder & Kurt Johnstad (Based on Xerxes (unpublished) by Frank Miller) Distributed By: Warner Bros. Pictures Starring: Sullivan Stapleton, Eva Green, Lena Headey, Rodrigo Santoro, Jack O’Connell, Hans Matheson, Callan Mulvey, David Wenham Release Date: March 7, 2014 MPAA: R It’s time for another […]

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Bento Bako Weekly: Terra Formars volume 1

Posted  July 28, 2014  by  Kristin

Title: Terra Formars Author: Yu Sasuga (story), Ken-ichi Tachibana (art) Publisher: Viz Media (Viz Signature) Volume: Volume 1, $12.99 Vintage: 2011 by Shueisha, July 2014 by Viz Media Genre: Science fiction, horror Originally I sat down to read and review volume one of Food Wars this week, but I couldn’t even get through the first chapter. […]

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Stay Tooned Sundays: Phineas & Ferb: Star Wars

Posted  July 27, 2014  by  InfiniteSpeech

Title: Phineas & Ferb: Star Wars Director: Robert F. Hughes & Sue Perroto Writer: Dani Vetere, Jim Bernstein, Martin Olsen, & Scott Peterson Release Date: July 27, 2014 Length: 60 mins. After their mash up with some of the Marvel super heroes last year it was only a matter of time before Phineas and Ferb ended up […]

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Ye Olde School Cafe’: X-Men: X-Tinction Agenda pt 2

Hello and welcome to another week right here in Ye Olde School Cafe’! This week, we’ll continue with our look at the X-Men: X-Tinction Agenda! Last week, we saw how the X-Men have evolved from their roots and have b...
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Deep Discussions with Decapitated Dan #105: Dirk Manning

Horror comics have been scaring readers for years. Is there anyone brave enough to sit down with their creators? This is Deep Discussions with Decapitated Dan. Listen in this week as Dan is joined once again by show regular, Di...
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From Friendly Ghosts to Gamma Rays

FFGtGR: Strawberry Shortcake, Winx Club and Dance Class!

From Friendly Ghosts To Gamma Rays, No. 109: Chicks Dig It Aloha readers, and welcome to your weekly column for all-age comics goodness, From Friendly Ghosts To Gamma Rays! This week I have an interesting selection of titles: t...
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Bento Bako Bonus: Vampire Knight volume 14

Title: Vampire Knight Author: Matsuri Hino Publisher: Viz Media (Shojo Beat) Volume: Volume 14 (ongoing), $9.99 Vintage: 2011 by Hakusensha, July 2012 by Viz Media Genre: Vampires, romance, drama As volume 14 opens, Yuki is sti...
by Kristin
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Valiant Reviews: Harbinger #3

Harbinger #3 Publisher: Valiant Writer: Joshua Dysart Artist: Khari Evans & Lewis Larosa Cover: Arturo Lozzi & Matt Milla After being on the run and making some seriously bad calls in the past two issues, Peter Stanchec...
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Aspen Reviews: Homecoming #1

Homecoming #1 Publisher: Aspen Writer: David Wohl (with Scott Lobdell) Artist: Emilio Laiso (cover “A” by Michael Turner) Colors: Brett Smith (with Stefani Renee) High School can be full of drama, good times, bad ti...
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Don’t Call It a Reboot: New Marvel NOW!

Are the new Marvel Comic books entitled Marvel NOW! a reboot? What exactly is a reboot in the preferred nomenclature of the modern comics world? Does it describe a fresh, new start for the characters in an ongoing series that...
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The Uncanny X-Piles 102

Welcome to the 102nd edition of the Uncanny X-Piles! It was a light week for the X-books, but a new Gambit series and some AvX tie-ins kept us busy. The X-Piles Numbers next to each title are the cumulative ranking of the late...
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Valiant Reviews: Bloodshot #2

Bloodshot #2 Publisher: Valiant Writer: Duane Swierczynski Artist: Manuel Garcia & Arturo Lozzi Cover: Andy Brase Continuing the excitement from the last issue, Swierczynski delivers another hard hitting tale in the second ...
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Bento Bako Lite: Otomen volume 11

Title: Otomen Author: Aya Kanno Publisher: Viz Media (Shojo Beat) Volume: Volume 11 (ongoing), $9.99 Vintage: 2010 by Hakusensha, August 2011 by Viz Media Genre: Romantic comedy The bizarre, Edo-theme field trip continues this ...
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Contest of Champions Live Episode #42: Professor X vs. Mandarin

Welcome to Season 2 of the internet’s only superhero fight podcast, Contest of Champions Live! Each week, your hosts the Clobberin’ Comic Book Clergyman and the Canadian Capekiller referee between a group of comp...
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Chirpin’ Tuesday Reviews 08/08/12

Adventure Time: Marceline and The Scream Queens #2 (Kaboom!) NickZ: Marceline and PB are the best odd couple in comics today. This book is ALGEBRAIC! American Vampire: Lord of Nightmares #3 (Vertigo) Arnab: I don’t know h...
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