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Bento Bako Weekly: Millennium Snow volume 4

Posted  December 22, 2014  by  Kristin

Title: Millennium Snow Author: Bisco Hatori Publisher: Viz Media (Shojo Beat) Volume: Volume 4 (final), $9.99 Vintage: 2014 by Hakusensha, December 2014 by Viz Media Genre: Supernatural romance [Volume 3 review.] Most of last volume’s themes remain in the last volume. Chiyuki is no longer searching for ways to make Toya believe his life  is […]

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Tales From The Water Cooler #192

Posted  December 19, 2014  by  DecapitatedDan

Welcome to Tales From the Water Cooler! Join Infinite Speech, The Comic Book Clergyman and the Canadian Webslinger each week as they gather around the water cooler of stories to talk about comics. Listen in this week as the guys talk the possibility of Spidey being “loaned” out to Marvel during their talks in January, […]

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Crisis of Infinite Reviews 12/10/14

Posted  December 16, 2014  by  Arnab

Batgirl #37 Writer: Cameron Stewart and Brenden Fletcher Artists: Babs Tarr, Cameron Stewart, and Maris Wicks Cover Artists: Cameron Stewart Publisher: DC Comics The new creative team continues to give their Batgirl a more youthful appearance, both in the artwork as well as the direction of the story. This is a little peculiar, given the extensive […]

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Chirpin’ Tuesday Reviews 12/10/14

Posted  December 16, 2014  by  Arnab

Afterlife With Archie #7 (Archie) Infinite Speech: Good to have the series back and it hasn’t lost a step! Amazing Spider-Man #11 (Marvel) Infinite Speech: Spider-Verse has been an amazing (no pun intended) event so far! But doesn’t calling her “Spider-Gwen” negate the secret identity thing? Amazing X-Men #14 (Marvel) Infinite Speech: Remember the story […]

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Bento Bako Weekly: The Garden of Words

Posted  December 15, 2014  by  Kristin

Title: The Garden of Words Author: Makoto Shinkai (story), Midori Motohashi (art) Publisher: Vertical Comics Volume: One volume, $12.95 Vintage: 2013 by Kodansha, 2014 by Vertical Genre: Slice-of-life, drama Akizuki likes to skip class on rainy mornings. He goes to a garden gazebo, where he sketches out designs for shoes. One day his solitude is […]

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Chirpin’ Tuesday Reviews 10/31/12

“A + X” #1 (Marvel) Jeff: These stories seem to have a little more meat to them than AvX: Vs. Not essential reading, but certainly not bad. “American Vampire” #32 (Vertigo) Arnab: Damnit Pearl. This just...
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Crisis of Infinite Reviews 10/31/12

Aquaman #13 Writer: Geoff Johns Artists: Ivan Reis, Joe Prado, Julio Ferreira, and Rod Reis Cover Artists: Ivan Reis, Joe Prado, and Rod Reis Publisher: DC What started off as mild interest in a superhero long relegated to the ...
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Movie Mondays: Top 10 Stan Lee Cameos

There’s three things one should always expect out of a Marvel film. Action, the titular superhero, and a Stan Lee cameo. Every Stan Lee film cameo is a welcome surprise and a comedic relief for even the not so good Marvel...
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Bento Bako Weekly: Bleach volumes 48-49

Title: Bleach Author: Tite Kubo Publisher: Viz Media (Shonen Jump) Volume: Volumes 48-49 (ongoing), $9.99 Vintage: 2010 and 2011 by Shueisha, October 2012 by Viz Media Genre: Action, fantasy, supernatural [Volumes 46-47 review....
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Dark Horse Reviews: B.P.R.D. Hell on Earth: Return of the Master #3

B.P.R.D. Hell on Earth: Return of the Master #3 Publisher: Dark Horse Writers: Mike Mignola & John Arcudi Artist: Tyler Crook (cover by Ryan Sook) Colors: Dave Stewart Let’s be honest for a moment. Everyone loves to h...
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Marvel Snapshot: Character Spotlight: Legion

Hey everybody, it’s time for another great character spotlight, right here in Marvel Snapshot! In this week’s edition, we’ll see a man that not only is the spawn of one of Marvel’s best characters, but o...
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DC Reviews: Masters Of The Universe: The Origin of Skeletor #1

Masters Of The Universe: The Origin of Skeletor #1 Publisher: DC Comics Writer: Joshua Hale Fialkov Artist: Frazer Irving Cover: Frazer Irving The man who would become Skeletor was the first born son of King Miro. However, due...
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Albany Comic Con NY 2012!

Once again Albany, New York will host one of the best comic conventions on the East Coast! The Albany C0mic Convention will be held on Sunday, November 11th, from 10am to 4pm. The guest list boasts decade’s worth of tale...
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Tales from the Water Cooler: Episode #89

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. This week the Clergyman is back while t...
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Ye Olde School Café: Giant Size Defenders #2

Hello and welcome to another great week in Ye Olde School Café! With it being so close to Halloween, I thought it would be cool to do a story about the macabre! I chose Giant Size Defenders #2 as my subject for this week! It c...
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The Uncanny X-Piles 113

Welcome to the 113th edition of the Uncanny X-Piles! Despite Hurricane Sandy and some of the guys losing power, the X-Piles are here, and things are looking good as most of this week’s books rose on the charts! The X-Pil...
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Deep Discussions with Decapitated Dan #116: Andy Korty

Horror comics have been scaring readers for years. Is there anyone brave enough to sit down with their creators? This is Deep Discussions with Decapitated Dan. Listen in this week as Dan is joined once again by creator Andy Kor...
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