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FFGTGR: Goma-Chan!!!!!

From Friendly Ghosts To Gamma-Rays, No. 195 ‘Ello all, and welcome back to our all-ages comics column, From Friendly Ghosts To Gamma Rays! This week we are back with an interesting title, because it is a special case where both the manga and the anime are being published here at the same time, and it […]

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Chirpin’ Tuesday Reviews 06/15/16

Amazing Spider-Man #14 (Marvel) Infinite Speech: So Regent is Nimrod & Super Adaptoid rolled into one. Not a bad combo in one of the better issues in this series. Assassin’s Creed #9 (Titan) Infinite Speech: Can’t get enough of this! Astro City #36 (Vertigo) Martin: 4.5/5 stars. A great ending to the Jack-in-the-Box arc with […]

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Supporting an Industry That Doesn’t Support You [Opinion]

A Nancy Drew pitch was thrown out, even though it tested well, because it was “too female.” Agent Carter has been canceled. Supergirl was dropped by CBS (but has been picked up by CW). The writers of Iron Man 3 had to change their female villain to a man (Aldrich Killian) because the producers thought a female villain wouldn’t […]

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Chirpin’ Tuesday Reviews 06/08/16

4001 A.D.: Bloodshot #1 (Valiant) Infinite Speech: Ray is gone and only the nanites are left to carry out their mission in a weird future tale that isn’t essential for the 4001 A.D. story but still pretty fun. Action Comics #957 (DC) NickZ: Whoa, this book is crazy! I’m officially interested in reading a Superman […]


Stay Tooned Sundays: Cleverman: Episode 2 – Containment

“The Aboriginal people of Australia are the longest surviving culture on earth with over 60,000 years of stories known as The Dreaming. The Dreaming is the spiritual realm that binds the past, present and future together. It is inhabited by incredible creatures and spirits.” After inheriting the responsibility of becoming the Cleverman, Koen has questions […]



Top Cow Reviews: Think Tank #11

Think Tank #11 Publisher: Top Cow Writer: Matt Hawkins Artist: Rahsan Ekedal Cover: Rahsan Ekedal When you start an issue off with the beginnings of World War III and a pretty gruesome high profile death you know that playtime ...
by InfiniteSpeech


Chirpin’ Tuesday Reviews 11/27/2013

                  Adventures of Superman #7 (DC) NickZ: These are the kind of stories that make Superman interesting. Stories where he can’t just punch his way out of a problem...
by Arnab


Image Reviews: Rat Queens #3

Rat Queens #3 Publisher: Image Comics Writer: Kurtis J. Wiebe Artist: Roc Upchurch Cover: Roc Upchurch As the girls are searching for who it is that set them up on those murderous quests, Wiebe takes the time to start flesh...
by InfiniteSpeech



Crisis of Infinite Reviews 11/27/13

              Damian: Son of Batman #2 Writers: Andy Kubert Artists: Andy Kubert and Brad Anderson Cover Artists: Andy Kubert and Brad Anderson Publisher: DC After a rocky, but promising, sta...
by Arnab


Dark Horse Reviews: The Occultist #3

The Occultist #3 Publisher: Dark Horse Writer: Tim Seeley Artist: Mike Norton Cover: Steve Morris We’re at the midway point of this story arc of The Occultist and boy are things ramping up. Rob Bailey is dealing with some...
by Dr. Bustos


Image Comics Review: Black Science #1

Black Science #1 Writer: Rick Remender Artist: Matteo Scalera Publisher: Image I’ve been waiting for Black Science for a long time. When the book was first announced a few months back, everything about it screamed of win....
by Jeff Lake



Ink Stains 56: The Collector 14 and 15

That’s right, The Collector just keeps coming! Issues 14 and 15 make up this installment! The Collector 14 and 15: 1969 Editor and publisher: Bill G. Wilson Hello, fellow fanzine aficionados, face front and feel the frenz...
by kenmeyerjr


Marvel Snapshot: Character Spotlight: Gargoyle (Isaac Christians)

Hey everybody, welcome back to another great character spotlight, right here in Marvel Snapshot! This time around, we’ll be looking at one of Marvel’s lesser known characters in Gargoyle! This man has been through s...
by Billy


Top Cow Reviews: Aphrodite IX #6

Aprhodite IX #6 Publisher: Top Cow Writer: Matt Hawkins Artist: Stjepan Sejic Cover: Stjepan Sejic A new arc begins as Hawkins and Sejic continue to evolve Top Cow’s famous butt kicking cyborg!  She’s been freed fr...
by InfiniteSpeech



Long Beach Comic Con 2013

Long Beach Comic and Horror Con was another con of the month of November and the last one for me this year. It was a lovely way to end a year filled with conventions. So let’s get right to what made for this to be a fun c...
by Dr. Bustos


Ye Olde School Café: The Defenders #95

Hello and welcome back to another edition of Ye Olde School Café! In our last visit, we saw an evil cult known as the Six-Fingered Hand, and discovered what they have in store for our heroes. Now, we’ll see a crazy twist...
by Billy


Tales From the Water Cooler #142

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. Decap is gone again so the Clergyman j...
by DecapitatedDan