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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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Dynamite Reviews: Shaft #1

Shaft #1 Publisher: Dynamite Entertainment Writer: David F. Walker Artist: Bilquis Evely Cover: Denys Cowan, Bill Sienkiewicz, & Ivan Nunes We meet Shaft at a point in his life before his days as a famous Harlem private ...
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Bento Bako Lite: E-Robot

E-Robot Publisher: Viz Media Serialized in: Shonen Jump Story and Art: Ryohei Yamamoto If I could give one manga a catch phrase to slap on the back of printed editions that I think would sell like hot cakes in English, it woul...
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Monsters & Metal: Episode #26

Welcome to Monsters & Metal Episode #26, the internet’s hardest hitting, in your face mix of Horror Comics and Heavy Metal! Join Decapitated Dan and F(r)iends each month as they keep you up to date on what is going on...
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Crisis of Infinite Reviews 11/26/14

Aquaman #36 Writer: Jeff Parker Artists: Paul Pelletier, Sean Parsons, and Rain Beredo Cover Artists: Paul Pelletier, Sean Parsons, and  Rain Beredo Publisher: DC Decades after her presumed death, Aquaman discovers that his m...
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The Top Five Things NBC’s Constantine Should Do To Stay on The Air

Constantine is DC's latest live action series to hit television sets but how long will it stay on our screens? Comic Attack's Cameron Crump gives us a list of ways the working class mage can survive in prime time: The Top Five ...
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Chirpin’ Tuesday Reviews 11/26/14

Adventure Time Banana Guard Academy #5 (Boom) NickZ: A crazy time travel issue with a unique twist. Great science fiction for a kids book. Amazing X-Men #13 (Marvel) Infinite Speech: Great done in one issue that has a lot of th...
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Marvel Snapshot: Character Spotlight: Miguel O’Hara (Spider-Man 2099)

  It was the 90s! A time of hologram, foil embossed, die-cut, and other types of wacky covers to get you to pick up a particular issue and spend that hard earned $1.75! On top of all this, Marvel had decided to give us new...
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DMP Reviews: Kinokoinu Mushroom Pup volume 1

Title: Kinokoinu Mushroom Pup Author: Kimama Aoboshi Publisher: Digital Manga Publishing Volume: Volume 1, $12.95 Vintage: Tokuma Shoten Publishing Co. in 2011; July 2014 by DMP Genre: Slice of life, drama Hotaru Yuyami has los...
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Ink Stains 67: Beyond the Clock 24 and 25

  Butch Guice is doing some incredible work these days. But, if you want to see him in a formative stage, then Beyond the Clock is the place to go! Beyond the Clock 24, 25: 1980 Editors and publisher: J. R. Sams and Rich M...
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Character Spotlight: Robotman

              Doom Patrol! A team of outcasts with superpowers. No, not the X-Men, though both teams came out at around the same time. One of those really strange coincidences in comics. Speak...
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Marvel Reviews: Deathlok #2

Deathlok #2 Publisher: Marvel Writer: Nathan Edmondson Artist: Mike Perkins & Andy Troy Cover: Mike Perkins & Andy Troy The newest Deathlok, Henry Hayes, is on yet another mission for the mysterious “Control̶...
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Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens Official Teaser Trailer!

After waiting for what seems like an eternity the official teaser trailer for Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens has finally arrived! There won’t be much you can tell about the plot from the upcoming film fr...
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