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Ink Stains 74: Trumpet 11

  What’s that I hear? It’s Trumpet issue 11! Trumpet 11: 1974 Editors: Tom Reamy, Alex Eisenstein, Ken Keller   Trumpet was one of those classy fanzines I just missed out on. I was vaguely aware of it, but don’t recall ever actually having any issues. Judging by this issue, the production values were high, […]

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Tales From The Water Cooler #218

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 share their thoughts about their respective Ant-Man movie going experience (*SPOILERS*). Then they dive into this week’s […]

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Crisis of Infinite Reviews 07/22/15

Grayson #10 Writers: Tim Seeley and Tom King Artists: Mikel Janin and Jeremy Cox Cover Artists: Mikel Janin and Jeremy Cox Publisher: DC Closing in on a year of publishing, this series is easily becoming one my favorite books that DC is publishing. Everything about this book, from the writing to the art, meshes wonderfully together. […]

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Chirpin’ Tuesday Reviews 07/22/15

Aquaman #42 (DC) Arnab: Whatever Arthur did, he better apologize to Mera. #teamMera But honestly though, this whole plot of Arthur is secretly the good guy and Mera just doesn’t realize it yet, is nonsense. Archie vs Predator #4 (Dark Horse) Infinite Speech: I stopped trying to take this seriously and just had complete fun […]

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Bento Bako Weekly: Fragments of Horror

Title: Fragments of Horror Author: Junji Ito Publisher: Viz Media Volume: One-shot, $17.99 (HC) Vintage: 2014 by Asahi Shimbun, June 2015 by Viz Media Genre: Horror Eight short stories comprise this collection of horror tales. Demons and ghosts, and old houses and lonely forests. The haunting and the haunted. Terrifying spirits with gruesome hobbies. The […]


 
 
 

 
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WonderCon Anaheim 2013: Bryan Q. Miller

Welcome back for another interview from WonderCon Anaheim 2013. DC Comics was nice enough to let me get together with Bryan Q. Miller who is currently writing their Smallville comic series. He was happy to talk with me about hi...
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Tales from the Water Cooler: Episode #110

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. Listen in this week as Spiderman-Geek ...
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From Friendly Ghosts to Gamma Rays

FFGtGR: Sonic The Hedgehog and Looney Tunes!

From Friendly Ghosts To Gamma Rays, No.143 Welcome back readers to another edition of From Friendly Ghosts To Gamma Rays! I’m your friendly neighborhood columnist who loves writing in his pajamas, Drew McCabe! This week w...
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Bento Bako Bonus: Crimson Empire volume 1

Title: Crimson Empire: Circumstances to Serve a Noble Author: Quin Rose (story), Hazuki Futaba (art) Publisher: Seven Seas Entertainment Volume: Volume 1 (ongoing), $13.99| Vintage: 2009 by Ichijinsha, April 2013 by Seven Seas ...
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WonderCon Anaheim 2013: Gene Yang Interview

Welcome back! While at WonderCon the nice people at Dark Horse were able to get me an interview with Gene Yang, the writer of the Avatar: The Last Airbender comic series that started with The Promise and continues in The Search...
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PR: Viz Media Premieres Berserk Films pts 1 & 2 on Screen and on Neon Alley

  VIZ MEDIA BRINGS A DOUBLE DOSE OF MEDIEVAL ACTION WITH BERSERK: THE GOLDEN AGE ARC DOUBLE FEATURE EVENT ON MAY 11th First Two Installments Of The Action-Packed Trilogy, Including The North American Premiere Of BERSERK: T...
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Dallas Comic Con Presents One Fine Sunday in the Funny Pages

Dallas Comic Con garners exclusive Sunday comics exhibit Dallas Comic Con will present “One Fine Sunday in the Funny Pages,” a travelling exhibition of cartoon art, May 17-19 at the Irving Convention Center, in the exhibit...
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WonderCon Anaheim 2013: Cosplay Round Up Part 3

Welcome back to the final chapter of the WonderCon Anaheim 2013 cosplay round up. To start it off, the first image you saw in the head is of Batman and Robin from Part 2 at the very end Saturday. The two showed up on the balcon...
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Dark Horse Reviews: Abe Sapien: Dark and Terrible #1

Abe Sapien: Dark and Terrible #1 Publisher: Dark Horse Writers: Mike Mignola & Scott Allie Artist: Sebastián Fiumara Colors: Dave Stewart As seen in the last issue of BPRD, Abe Sapien has come out of his coma, and after se...
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Chirpin’ Tuesday Reviews 04/03/13

Action Comics #19 (DC) NickZ: Can it be? The first good issue of Action Comics since the new 52 began? I think yes. Age of Apocalypse #14 (Marvel) Jeff: It’s rather sad that this title had to end with this ridiculous cros...
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WonderCon Anaheim 2013: Cosplay Round Up Part 2

Welcome back for more photos from WonderCon Anaheim 2013. If you’re wondering about the giant photo above, I was able to get front row shots of the DC characters photo shoot. The meet up was huge and had to have had over ...
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Crisis of Infinite Reviews 04/03/13

Animal Man #19 Writer: Jeff Lemire Artists: Steve Pugh and Lovern Kindierski Cover Artists: Steve Pugh and Lovern Kindierski Publisher: DC The hits just keep on coming, as Buddy Baker suffers loss after loss after loss. While B...
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