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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 […]

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Crisis of Infinite Reviews 09/23/15

Grayson #12 Writers: Tim Seeley and Tom King Artists: Mikel Janin and Jeremy Cox Cover Artists: Mikel Janin and Jeremy Cox Publisher: DC Bruce Wayne may have always been the leader of the Bat-fam, but Dick Grayson has always been the heart. After months of being presumed dead by his family, Dick returns to Gotham hoping […]


Chirpin’ Tuesday Reviews 09/23/15

Adventure Time #44 (Boom!) NickZ: Really fun issue, had me laughing out loud several times and a great cover by my pal, Derek Hunter! Astro City #27 (Vertigo) Martin: 4.5/5 stars. Another character-driven winner with a focus on American Chibi with a fun dichotomy of real-word & chibi-world. Avatar: The Last Airbender – Smoke and […]

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Tales From The Water Cooler #225

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 chat with a Special Guest, creator Matt Hawkins, on The Tithe and other upcoming projects. Then they […]


Chirpin’ Tuesday Reviews 09/16/15

Adventure Time Fionna & Cake Card Wars #3 (Boom!) NickZ: Fionna and Prince Gumball go on the cutest date while Cake goes a bit insane over Card Wars. Age of Apocalypse #4 (Marvel) NickZ: This series reaches it’s explosive meltdown, literally! It’s a feast for your eye holes! All-New Hawkeye #5 (Marvel) NickZ: Lemire and […]



Cosplayer Spotlight: J. Lance

Hello, and welcome to Cosplayer Spotlight! Today I would love to bring your attention to a cosplayer named J. Lance! He’s a relative new comer to the cosplay scene, but his works are quite stunning. He was nice enough to ...
by Dr. Bustos

Seduction of the Innocent

Off the Shelf: Seduction of the Innocent

Title: Seduction of the Innocent Author: Max Allan Collins Cover Artist: Glen Orbik Interior Artist: Terry Beatty Publisher: Hard Case Crime Any comic book fan with a basic understanding of the industry’s history wil...
by AHudson


Titan Books Review: The Simon & Kirby Library: Science Fiction

The Simon & Kirby Library: Science Fiction Publisher: Titan Books Writer/Artist: Joe Simon & Jack Kirby with a collection of various other artists and such. Introduction by Dave Gibbons. Art Restoration and New Colors: ...
by Dr. Bustos



SOLID STATE TANK GIRL: A Talk with Alan Martin & Warwick Johnson-Cadwell

Solid State Tank Girl is the newest entry in the long line of Tank Girl stories, written by the series creator Alan Martin and illustrated by W Johson-Cadwell.  It’s being put out by TITAN Comics.  This fantastic new entry ...
by Aaron


Chirpin’ Tuesday Reviews 05/22/13

Adventure Time #16 (Boom!) Dr. Bustos: A Finn, Jake, and Ice King team-up! I always like seeing Ice King stuff since it’s often sad, heartwarming, and scary. A NickZ: Great new insight into the Ice King and a great back-u...
by Arnab


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

Half Past Danger

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