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The All-New Uncanny X-Piles #164

Posted  April 24, 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. Infinite Speech […]

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Chirpin’ Tuesday Reviews 04/16/14

Posted  April 22, 2014  by  Arnab

Amazing X-Men #6 (Marvel) Infinite Speech: The Nightcrawler family reunion continues and totally ruins a good party. Jeff: Why does everyone show up to Kurt’s welcome back party in costume? NickZ: It was so great to see ALL the X-Men together for a good occasion. Am I the only one dying for an Excalibur reunion? […]

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Crisis of Infinite Reviews 04/16/14

Posted  April 22, 2014  by  Arnab

Batman #30 Writer: Scott Snyder Artists: Greg Capullo, Danny Miki, and FCO Plascencia Cover Artists: Greg Capullo, Danny Miki, and FCO Plascencia Publisher: DC Comics This issue marks the first chapter to the final phase of Zero Year, the name being finally explained in this issue. Scott Snyder has done an amazing job with this yearlong story. […]

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Bento Bako Weekly: Black Bird volumes 16-17

Posted  April 21, 2014  by  Kristin

Title: Black Bird Author: Kanoko Sakurakouji Publisher: Viz Media (Shojo Beat) Volume: Volumes 16-17 (of 18), $9.99 Vintage: 2012 by Shogakukan, May and October 2013 by Viz Media Genre: Romance, drama, supernatural [Editor's note: These two volumes discuss: abortion, miscarriages, pregnancy in general, and suicide.] Now that Misao’s pregnant, Kyo rushes to discover what her […]

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Character Spotlight: The Ventriloquist & Scarface

Posted  April 20, 2014  by  Dr. Bustos

If you were to ask me who is the creepiest member of Batman’s rogues gallery, I have one answer that comes to mind: The Ventriloquist and Scarface. A meek man with a ventriloquist dummy is already enough to creep out some people, but that isn’t what bothers me. This is a criminal duo that should […]

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Chirpin’ Tuesday Reviews 05/30/12

Amazing Spider-Man Annual #39 (Marvel) Jeff: A great twist on giving Peter a chance to see Uncle Ben again. American Vampire #27 (Vertigo) Arnab: Excellent ending to this two part story and a great setup for the next story. A- ...
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Contest of Champions Live Episode #33: Mockingbird vs. Professor X

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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Crisis of Infinite Reviews

Batman Annual #1 Writers: Scott Snyder and James Tynion IV Artists: Jay Fabok and Peter Steigerwald Cover Artists: Jay Fabok and Peter Steigerwald Publisher: DC Being a fifth week last week, there weren’t a whole lot of n...
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Touring the Cosmos: Interview w/ Miko Maciaszek

Hey there fans! Welcome back to another edition of Touring the Cosmos. Today we have a treat for you all. Last year, at Toronto’s FanExpo, I had the pleasure of meeting and purchasing some fine art pieces from local artis...
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Dynamite Reviews: The Spider #1

The Spider #1 Publisher: Dynamite Entertainment Writer: David Liss Artist: Colton Worley (cover by David Cassaday) (The Spider was created by Harry Steeger) In the dark alleyways and seedy places that people rarely travel in Ne...
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IDW Reviews: Snake Eyes & Storm Shadow #13

Snake Eyes & Storm Shadow #13 Publisher: IDW Writer: Chuck Dixon Artist: Robert Atkins Cover: Robert Atkins Snake Eyes has rejoined the Arashikage ninja clan in what seems to be for a dual purpose. One is to destroy them fr...
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Movie Mondays: Predator Shades, Big Blockbusters, and Galaxy’s Defenders

Unless you were old enough to remember the summer of 1997, it’s kind of hard to describe the phenomenon the first film created. Whether we’re talking about its 589,390,539 worldwide gross at the box office, the cart...
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Bento Bako Weekly: One Piece vols. 61 and 62

One Piece volumes 61 and 62 Publisher: Viz Media (Shonen Jump line) Story and Art: Eiichiro Oda [Editor's note: Please welcome Drew back to the column for some more One Piece reviews!] [Previous One Piece reviews.] Volumes 61 a...
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IDW Reviews: Frankenstein Alive, Alive! #1

Frankenstein Alive, Alive! #1 Publisher: IDW Writer: Steve Niles Artist: Bernie Wrightson (colors on cover by José Villarrubia) B&W, 32 pages, $3.99 What happened to the monster after the end of the story? Ever wonder? Mos...
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Tales from the Water Cooler: Episode #67

Welcome to Tales From the Water Cooler! Join Infinite Speech, Decapitated Dan, and the Southern Sensation each week as they gather around the water cooler of stories to talk about comics. Listen in this week as the guys take so...
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Interview with Max Allan Collins

Whether you know him from his Nate Heller and Quarry novels, his novelizations from Saving Private Ryan to CSI, or his graphic novel works from his run on the Dick Tracy comic strip to Road to Perdition, Max Allan Collins is on...
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Character Spotlight: Dr. Occult/Rose Psychic

Today we take a look at two characters that are most well known as one entity, Dr. Richard Occult and Rose Psychic/Spiritus, supernatural detectives. Created in 1935 by Joe Shuster and Jerry Siegel (yes, the creators of Superma...
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