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Crisis of Infinite Reviews 08/26/15

Grayson #11 Writers: Tim Seeley and Tom King Artists: Mikel Janin and Jeremy Cox Cover Artists: Mikel Janin and Jeremy Cox Publisher: DC Dick Grayson has never had an easy life, that much is certain, however he’s always had someone to help him through it all. Unfortunately for him, he’s currently at one of the lowest […]


Chirpin’ Tuesday Reviews 08/26/15

Book of Death: The Fall of Ninjak #1 (Valiant) Infinite Speech: Wow! Matt Kindt and Trevor Hairsine craft one of the best endings for a character that I hope we don’t see for a long time! Civil War #3 (Marvel) Infinite Speech: T’Challa’s alive! Yes! Oh and that Kingpin/Doc Ock combo was something you won’t see […]

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Ink Stains 75: Omniman Spectacular

Another fan superhero spectacular by the name of Omniman from the mini mogul, Matt Bucher! Omniman Spectacular: 1982 Editor and publisher: Matt Bucher Before we jump into this installment of Ink Stains, I wanted to share a few bits of information. In the past, I have made the pdfs large enough to print clearly on actual […]

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Bento Bako Weekly: One-Punch Man volumes 1-2

Title: One-Punch Man Author: One (story), Yusuke Murata (art) Publisher: Viz Media (Shonen Jump) Volume: Volumes 1-2, $9.99 Vintage: 2012 by Shueisha, September 2015 by Viz Media Genre: Action, comedy Saitama is a professional hero, defending the land from all sorts of monsters. Or, rather, looking for a challenge to his strength. Saitama is bored […]

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Comics Are My Religion: The Tithe

Welcome to Comics Are My Religion, a look at theology through the lens of comic books. There are some basic ground rules about engaging in respectful dialogue about religion in this column. 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 […]



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


From Friendly Ghosts to Gamma Rays

FFGtGR: Smurfs, Regular Show and Scooby-Doo!

From Friendly Ghosts To Gamma Rays, No.148 Hello and welcome back to our all-ages comics column on the site, From Friendly Ghosts To Gamma Rays! I’m your columnist, Drew McCabe! Remember when there was a phase when “...
by Drew


Image Comics Reviews: Mind the Gap Volume 1

In preparation for this review of Image Comics’ Mind the Gap: Intimate Strangers, I attempted to provide a quick synopsis of the book to an inquiring would-be reader. You know what I discovered? IT CANNOT BE DONE. Creator...
by Jeff Lake


Dark Horse Reviews: B.P.R.D. Vampire #2

B.P.R.D. Vampire #2 Publisher: Dark Horse Writers: Mike Mignola, Gabriel Bá, & Fábio Moon Artists: Gabriel Bá & Fábio Moon Colors: Dave Stewart The issue begins with Anders and Professor Broom looking over an ancien...
by Billy