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Ye Olde School Café Kull The Destroyer #17, 1976

Posted  September 20, 2014  by  Billy

  Hello and welcome brethren! In this edition, I’ll be starting a look at a few issues of Kull The Destroyer, in which the warrior that would become king has some tremendous adventures! I try to mix things up here in Ye Olde School Café once in a while, and this certainly is a genre I […]

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The All New Uncanny X-Piles #184

Posted  September 19, 2014  by  InfiniteSpeech

Welcome back to another mutant filled extravaganza in The All New Uncanny X-Piles! We’re down a man this week because he’s another Canadian without a working healing factor so Infinite Speech and The Comic Book Clergyman look at the progression of Wolverine’s last days and see what X-Force is up to! X-Force #9 Writer: Simon Spurrier […]

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Anime Fest 2014: The Cosplay

Posted  September 17, 2014  by  Kristin

Well, I promised you some cosplay pictures, so even though I’m a little late with them, here are your cosplay pictures! This isn’t all the cosplay I saw or photographed, just my favorites. You can find a full album on my Facebook. Many thanks to the cosplayers of Anime Fest 2014 for coming out and […]

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Chirpin’ Tuesday Reviews 09/10/14

Posted  September 16, 2014  by  Arnab

The Amazing Spider-Man #6 (Marvel) Infinite Speech: Silk and Spider-Man make a great team but Anna Maria steals it once again! Jeff: JJJ was standing in front of the camera? That was a weak way to get out of revealing Spidey’s identity. NickZ: Anna Maria Marconi is the best character in this book, hands down. […]

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Crisis of Infinite Reviews 09/10/14

Posted  September 16, 2014  by  Arnab

Batgirl: Future’s End #1 Writer: Gail Simone Artists: Javier Garrón and Romulo Fajardo Jr Cover Artists: Clay Mann Publisher: DC Comics As if Gotham hadn’t punished Barbara Gordon enough, the next five years apparently takes her down a tumultuous path of pain and suffering. The Future’s End tie-ins are really doing a great job of reiterating […]

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Aspen Reviews: Executive Assistant: Assassins #3

Executive Assistant: Assassins #3 Publisher: Aspen Writer: David Hernandez Artist: Jordan Gunderson Cover: Alex Konat As this arc wraps up, Lily and Cope are still on the run, but Mazutsu has their whereabouts and intends to ma...
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The Comics Console: Avengers Initiative Review

Don’t let the name deceive you. Avengers Initiative really only has one Avenger. The Hulk. But that’s okay, because for a touch game, it’s not bad. Avengers Initiative Developer: Wideload Released: Sept. 6, 20...
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The Uncanny X-Piles 106

Welcome to the 106th edition of the Uncanny X-Piles! This week, we get a break from AvX stuff as we have a small stack of books, but that won’t stop us from writing big reviews! The X-Piles Numbers next to each title are...
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Kickstarter: Strange Kids Comix Magazine

Launched August 17 and wrapping up on September 16, 2012 (just three more days to go!), SK Comix Magazine aims to parody and pay tribute to the cartoons, comics, and pop culture of the 1980s. This project is specifically to hel...
by Kristin
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Motion Comics: Comic Books Without the Hassle of Reading!

It’s nice when the name of a thing tells you exactly what that thing is and exactly what that thing does, such as dishwasher or garage door opener or toothbrush. We in the wordsmith business like to call these self-expla...
by Kevin
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Baltimore Comic Con 2012: Undeniable!

I’ve been to big shows, small shows, and everything in-between. The search for the greatest con on Earth will happen every year regardless of how good or bad the show of that particular year is, but this year’s con ...
by Billy
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Anime Fest 2012: Cherami Leigh Interview

Greeting, Comic Attackers! I know it’s been quiet on my front lately. I attended Anime Fest 2012 over Labor Day weekend, which I intend to do a write up on. Unfortunately I fell ill immediately after, and have been in bed...
by Kristin
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Valiant Reviews: X-O Manowar #5

X-O Manowar #5 Publisher: Valiant Writer: Robert Venditti Art: Lee Garbett X-O Manowar is new, it’s action packed, with this issue it reboots the Valiant character Ninjak, and most importantly it hits stands today. Issue...
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Chirpin’ Tuesday Reviews 09/05/12

Action Comics #0 (DC) Dr. Bustos: Superman’s cape, alone, is capable of inspiring people to be great almost as much as the man himself. A. NickZ: Now this is a classic Superman story.The little kid in Supe’s cape wa...
by Arnab
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Contest of Champions Live Episode #46: Invisible Woman vs. Wolverine

Welcome to Season 2 of the internet’s only superhero fight podcast, Contest of Champions Live! Each week, your hosts the Clobberin’ Clergyman and the Canadian Capekiller referee between a group of competitors, ea...
by Jeff
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Crisis of Infinite Reviews 09/05/12

Animal Man #0 Writer: Jeff Lemire Artists: Steve Pugh and Lovern Kindzierski Cover Artists: Steve Pugh and Lovern Kindzierski Publisher: DC Animal Man, in passing, seems like one of the most unoriginal characters of all time. ...
by Arnab
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“Wrath of the Eternal Warrior” Coming In “Archer & Armstrong” #5

Valiant Entertainment has released cover art to “Archer & Armstrong” #5 which kicks off the “Wrath of the Eternal Warrior” story arc in December 2012. I’m absolutely loving the new Valiant and ...
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