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Comics Are My Religion: The Tithe

If you are a church-going Christian, it is that time of year. You know, that ever-popular season that brings all sorts of warm and fuzzy feelings into your heart? No, not Christmas, and not Easter. Certainly not the season of Lent. It’s that unofficial season of the church calendar: Stewardship Season! This is the time […]

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Tales From The Water Cooler #222

Welcome to Tales From the Water Cooler! Join The Comic Book Clergyman, Infinite Speech and SpidermanGeek each week as they gather around the water cooler of stories to talk about comics. Listen in this week as the guys discuss Stephen Amell’s SummerSlam performance, Jesse Quick casting on CW’s The Flash, and Marvel Comics’ Cosplay Variants […]


Chirpin’ Tuesday Reviews 08/19/15

Adventure Time Fionna & Cake Card Wars #2 (Boom!) NickZ: Cake shows off her impressive skillz at Card Wars! (seriously, I wish this game was real) Astro City #26 (Vertigo) Martin: 4/5 stars. 20th anniversary. Busiek, Anderson, & Ross continue delivering some of the best superhero stories being published The Amazing Spider-Man Renew Your Vows […]

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Bento Bako Weekly: Ultraman volume 1

Title: Ultraman Author: Eiichi Shimizu and Tomohiro Shimoguchi Publisher: Viz Media (Viz Signature) Volume: Volume 1, $12.99 Vintage: 2012 by Shogakukan, August 2015 by Viz Media Genre: Science fiction, action Decades after the Giant of Light, Ultraman, protected the Earth from alien invasion, a man named Shin Hayata and his son, Shinjiro, visit a museum […]

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Movie Multiverse: Marvel VS DC: How Perception Makes All the Difference

Marvel VS DC: How Perception Can Make All the Difference With the impending arrival of Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice there has been a lot of talk about the difference between the DC Extended Universe and the Marvel Cinematic Universe, which is a little absurd at the moment considering Marvel currently has twelve movies […]



Titan Books Review: The Simon & Kirby Library: Science Fiction

The Simon & Kirby Library: Science Fiction Publisher: Titan Books Writer/Artist: Joe Simon & Jack Kirby with a collection of various other artists and such. Introduction by Dave Gibbons. Art Restoration and New Colors: ...
by Dr. Bustos


SOLID STATE TANK GIRL: A Talk with Alan Martin & Warwick Johnson-Cadwell

Solid State Tank Girl is the newest entry in the long line of Tank Girl stories, written by the series creator Alan Martin and illustrated by W Johson-Cadwell.  It’s being put out by TITAN Comics.  This fantastic new entry ...
by Aaron


Chirpin’ Tuesday Reviews 05/22/13

Adventure Time #16 (Boom!) Dr. Bustos: A Finn, Jake, and Ice King team-up! I always like seeing Ice King stuff since it’s often sad, heartwarming, and scary. A NickZ: Great new insight into the Ice King and a great back-u...
by Arnab



Crisis of Infinite Reviews 05/22/13

Aquaman #20 Writer: John Ostrander Artists: Manuel Garcia and Sandra Hope Cover Artists: Paul Pelletier, Sean Parsons, and Rod Reis Publisher: DC For those of you who came to this issue looking for the next chapter of Geoff Joh...
by Arnab


Image Comics Reviews: The Bounce #1

The Bounce #1 Writer: Joe Casey Artist: David Messina Publisher: Image Comics From the opening page it’s apparent that Image Comics’s The Bounce isn’t your average superhero funny book. The problem is, at iss...
by Jeff Lake


Marvel Reviews: Superior Spider-Man #10

Superior Spider-Man #10 Publisher: Marvel Writer: Dan Slott Artist: Ryan Stegman Cover: Marcos Martin After fully removing Peter Parker’s psyche from his mind, Doc Ock is free to pursue his quest to be a better Spider-Man...
by InfiniteSpeech



Monkeybrain Comics Review: Subatomic Party Girls #1

Subatomic Party Girls #1 Publisher: Monkeybrain Comics Writers: Chad Bowers & Chris Sims Artist: Erica Henderson Letterer: Josh Krach When one of the greatest bands on Earth heads to the moon to rock harder than ever befor...
by Dr. Bustos


Bento Bako Weekly: Sunny volume 1

Title: Sunny Author: Taiyo Matsumoto Publisher: Viz Media (SIG IKKI) Volume: Volume 1 (ongoing), $22.99 (HC) Vintage: 2011 by Shogakukan, May 2013 by Viz Media Genre: Slice-of-life Sunny is a fairly easy going, slice of life bo...
by Kristin

Talia al Ghul V. Batman

Character Spotlight: Talia al Ghul

Daughter of the Demon, leader of the League of Assassin’s, Leviathan; Talia al Ghul is all of these things and more. Heiress to a new world order, master strategist, world-class villain, as well as mother to a superhero. ...
by Dr. Bustos


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IDW Reviews: Half Past Danger #1

Half Past Danger #1 Writer: Stephen Mooney Artist: Stephen Mooney Publisher: IDW Let’s get this out of the way: you should already own IDW’s Half Past Danger. You don’t? Go get it, I’ll wait. Back? Good....
by Jeff Lake


Tales from the Water Cooler: Episode #115

Welcome to Tales From the Water Cooler! Join Infinite Speech, Decapitated Dan, and the Canadian Webslinger each week as they gather around the water cooler of stories to talk about comics. This week on the Water Cooler the Cler...
by DecapitatedDan


Dark Horse Reviews: Abe Sapien: Dark and Terrible #2

Abe Sapien: Dark and Terrible #2 Publisher: Dark Horse Writers: Mike Mignola & Scott Allie Artist: Sebastián Fiumara Colors: Dave Stewart This issue brings us several aspects that were previously unknown. First off, we get...
by Billy