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Chirpin’ Tuesday Reviews 04/16/14

Posted  April 22, 2014  by  Arnab

Amazing X-Men #6 (Marvel) Infinite Speech: The Nightcrawler family reunion continues and totally ruins a good party. Jeff: Why does everyone show up to Kurt’s welcome back party in costume? NickZ: It was so great to see ALL the X-Men together for a good occasion. Am I the only one dying for an Excalibur reunion? […]

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Crisis of Infinite Reviews 04/16/14

Posted  April 22, 2014  by  Arnab

Batman #30 Writer: Scott Snyder Artists: Greg Capullo, Danny Miki, and FCO Plascencia Cover Artists: Greg Capullo, Danny Miki, and FCO Plascencia Publisher: DC Comics This issue marks the first chapter to the final phase of Zero Year, the name being finally explained in this issue. Scott Snyder has done an amazing job with this yearlong story. […]

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Bento Bako Weekly: Black Bird volumes 16-17

Posted  April 21, 2014  by  Kristin

Title: Black Bird Author: Kanoko Sakurakouji Publisher: Viz Media (Shojo Beat) Volume: Volumes 16-17 (of 18), $9.99 Vintage: 2012 by Shogakukan, May and October 2013 by Viz Media Genre: Romance, drama, supernatural [Editor's note: These two volumes discuss: abortion, miscarriages, pregnancy in general, and suicide.] Now that Misao’s pregnant, Kyo rushes to discover what her […]

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Character Spotlight: The Ventriloquist & Scarface

Posted  April 20, 2014  by  Dr. Bustos

If you were to ask me who is the creepiest member of Batman’s rogues gallery, I have one answer that comes to mind: The Ventriloquist and Scarface. A meek man with a ventriloquist dummy is already enough to creep out some people, but that isn’t what bothers me. This is a criminal duo that should […]

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Tales From The Water Cooler #159

Posted  April 19, 2014  by  InfiniteSpeech

Welcome to Tales From the Water Cooler! Join Infinite Speech, Decapitated Dan, The Comic Book Clergyman and the Canadian Websliger each week as they gather around the water cooler of stories to talk about comics. Listen in this week as the guys talk about Eisners, X-Men: DoFP footage and trailers and Rob Liefeld’s The Godyssey. […]

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IDW Reviews: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #25

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #25 Publisher: IDW Publishing Writer: Tom Waltz Artist: Mateus Santolouco & Roda Pattison Cover: Mateus Santolouco “City Fall” continues, and while Casey is healing in the hospital R...
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Image Comics Review: Lazarus #3

Lazarus #3 Writer: Greg Rucka Artist: Michael Lark Publisher: Image There’s family, and then there’s Family. For Forever Carlyle, one is not synonymous with the other. Fresh off last issue’s cliffhanger, Rucka...
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Tales from the Water Cooler: Episode #129

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 the Clergyman t...
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Paradigm Studios Reviews: Watson & Holmes #1 & 2

Watson and Holmes #1 & 2 Publisher: Paradigm Studios Writer: Karl Bollers Artist: Rick Leonardi Cover: Rick Loenardi & Ryan Wardlow Watson and Holmes is a reimagined and modern take on the classic characters created ...
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Chirpin’ Tuesday Reviews 08/21/13

Adventure Time #19 (Boom!) NickZ: Another great adventure that also teaches kids important life lessons without them realizing. Mad props to the Ice King in this one! Aprhodite IX #4 (Top Cow) Infinite Speech: That is definitel...
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Top Cow Reviews: 39 Minutes

39 Minutes Publisher: Top Cow Story: William Harms Pencils: Jerry Lando Inks: Jay Leisten, Jerry Lando Colors: Brian Buccellato, Linda Sejic Letters: Troy Peteri 39 Minutes is a newly published trade paperback featuring the fir...
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Crisis of Infinite Reviews 08/21/13

Animal Man #23 Writer: Jeff Lemire Artists: Steve Pugh, Francis Portella, Lovern Kindierski, and Jared K. Fletcher Cover Artists: Francis Portella and Lovern Kindierski, Publisher: DC Jeff Lemire is doing an absolutely treme...
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Bento Bako Weekly: Yu-Gi-Oh Zexal volume 3

Yu-Gi-Oh! Zexal volume 3 Publisher: Viz Media (Shonen Jump line) Story: Shin Yoshida Art: Naohito Miyoshi Original Concept: Kazuki Takahashi Production Support: Studio Dice From Viz’s Shonen Jump line comes the latest vol...
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Stay Tooned Sundays: Phineas & Ferb: Mission Marvel

  After hearing the news that Disney had acquired Marvel, remember when you joked that they might do a mashup of their characters someday? Well, that day is now, because several of Marvel’s heroes have teamed up with Ph...
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Marvel Snapshot: Character Spotlight: Silver Dagger

Hey everybody, welcome to another great character spotlight, right here in Marvel Snapshot! In this week’s installment, we’ll be looking at one of the Sorcerer Supreme’s deadliest foes, with Silver Dagger! Thi...
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Ye Olde School Café: Marvel Two-In-One #22

Welcome back everybody! In this edition of Ye Olde School Café, we’ll be looking at a comic that is part of a series that featured none other than The Thing himself! In Marvel Two in One, The Thing would be paired up wit...
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FFGtGR: TMNT New Animated Adventures!

From Friendly Ghosts To Gamma Rays, No. 158 Welcome back readers to another edition of our all-ages comics column, From Friendly Ghosts To Gamma Rays! This week on a little time between wedding planning I watched the creatively...
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