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Gotta Have It!: Valiant’s BLOODSHOT LIMITED EDITON STATUE by David Aja

It seems as if every week Valiant is kicking some butt and taking names later! Well here they are to do  it again with a little something for you collectors of finely crafted statues! Valiant Entertainment and Quarantine Studio are proud to announce the BLOODSHOT BY DAVID AJA 1/6 SCALE LIMITED STATUE – the first-ever officially licensed […]

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Crisis of Infinite Reviews 09/30/15

Batman Annual #4 Writer: James Tynion IV Artists: Roge Antonio and Dave McCaig Cover Artists: Sean Gordon Murphy Publisher: DC Batman unquestionably has the best villains in comics, so it is always a treat when the writer pairs up some of the villains who generally don’t interact with one another. Riddler, Mr. Freeze, and Clay Face […]


Chirpin’ Tuesday Reviews 09/30/15

Batman Annual #4 (DC) Arnab: That was a surprisingly good issue. Oh wait, that’s right, no robot Gordon-Batman. Martin: 4/5 stars. The best part, other than the art, is watching Alfred tap-dance to keep Bruce from remembering his past. NickZ: Even an amnesiac Bruce Wayne is more interesting than robot Batman, Jim Gordon. Book of […]

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Bento Bako Weekly: QQ Sweeper volume 1

Title: QQ Sweeper Author: Kyousuke Motomi Publisher: Viz Media (Shojo Beat) Volume: Volume 1, $9.99 Vintage: 2014 by Shogakukan, October 2015 by Viz Media Genre: Comedy, supernatural First of all, my apologies for bailing last week. I had a really busy weekend. I was a featured cosplayer in the Texas State Fair Parade for a […]

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Ink Stains 76: Chronicle 2

John Severin, John Byrne, Stan Sakai and more in this second issue of Chronicle! Chronicle 2: 1972 Editor/Publisher: George Breo Way back in January of this year, I profiled Chronicle 1 (see the column here) and I am sure I will cover other issues later on, as editor George Breo was kind enough to send […]



Tales from the Water Cooler: Episode #118

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. It’s an ALL DAN EPISODE as Speec...
by DecapitatedDan

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Dark Horse Reviews: Avatar: The Last Airbender, The Search: Part 2

Avatar: The Last Airbender: The Search Part 2 Publisher: Dark Horse Writer: Gene Yang Artist: Gurihuru Being a fan of Avatar: The Last Airbender means that you probably want to know where Zuko and Azula’s mother is. The S...
by Dr. Bustos

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Dark Horse Reviews: Ghost Vol. 1: In The Smoke and Din

Ghost, Volume 1: In the Smoke and Din Publisher: Dark Horse Writer: Kelly Sue DeConnick Artist: Phil Noto I am not familiar with Ghost’s past as an existing character. This is my first experience with the character. The o...
by Dr. Bustos



Must Watch: Tiger & Bunny DVD Set 2!

Tiger & Bunny DVD Set #2 Episodes: 14-25 Publisher: Viz Media Animation Studio: Sunrise Animation [Volume 1 review.] And off to the races we go with the second set of Tiger & Bunny, with a new story arc which ties up th...
by Drew


DC Reviews: Batwing #21

Batwing #21 Publisher: DC Comics Writer: Jimmy Palmiotti & Justin Gray Artist: Eduardo Pansica Cover: Eduardo Pansica & Julio Ferreira As Lucas Fox has stepped in to take up the mantle of Batwing, his first real missio...
by InfiniteSpeech


Chirpin’ Tuesday Reviews 06/05/13

Age of Ultron #9 (Marvel) Jeff: They have no idea what they’re doing with this, do they? All-New Secret Skullkickers #1 (Image) Infinite Speech: One of the best comics on the shelves today! All-New X-Men #12 (Marvel) Arna...
by Arnab



Image Reviews: Five Weapons #4

Five Weapons #4 Publisher: Image Comics Writer: Jimmie Robinson Artist: Jimmie Robinson Cover: Jimmie Robinson & Paul Little It seems like Tyler Shainline isn’t the only person with a secret to hide, as Jimmie Robinso...
by InfiniteSpeech


Crisis of Infinite Reviews 06/05/13

Batman: Detective Comics #21 Writer: John Layman Artists: Scot Eaton, Andy Clarke, Jaime Mendoza, and Blond Cover Artists: Jason Fabok and Jeromy Cox Publisher: DC With Batman taking a one year hiatus from the present day ...
by Arnab


The Uncanny X-Piles 143

Welcome to the 143rd edition of the Uncanny X-Piles, where we give you our thoughts on the week’s worth of X-Men books! The X-Piles  Numbers next to each title are the cumulative ranking of the latest issue out of a tota...
by Jeff


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Movie Mondays: Superman: The Movie

Title: Superman: The Movie Director: Richard Donner Writers: Tom Mankiewicz, Mario Puzo, David Newman, Leslie Newman, Robert Benton, Based on Superman by Jerry Siegel & Joe Shuster Distributed By: Warner Bros. Pictures Star...
by Aaron

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Character Spotlight: Ra’s al Ghul

It says something about Batman that one of his most powerful foes is a man who is centuries old, has spent almost as long training himself to perfection, and is still bested by Batman. Ra’s al Ghul is probably tied with J...
by Dr. Bustos


Image Comics Reviews: East of West #3

East of West #3 Writer: Jonathan Hickman Artist: Nick Dragotta Publisher: Image Comics as a medium are often accused of being formulaic. Stories and themes are rehashed and repurposed, the overarching character beats remaining ...
by Jeff Lake