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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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Character Spotlight: Cyborg

Posted  December 14, 2014  by  Dr. Bustos

Tis the season for more robotic and cyborg characters! This week we get one of the most popular characters that I think a lot of folks know from the Teen Titan cartoons. He’s part man, part machine, all hero, it’s Cyborg! How does someone get to have all those technological wonders grafted to themselves? Let’s […]

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Tales From The Water Cooler #191

Posted  December 12, 2014  by  InfiniteSpeech

Welcome to Tales From the Water Cooler! Join Infinite Speech, Decapitated Dan, 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 Guardians of the Galaxy, the new TMNT movie, Krypton coming to TV […]

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Marvel Reviews: Spider-Woman #1

Spider-Woman #1 Publisher: Marvel Writer: Dennis Hopeless Artist: Greg Land Cover: Greg Land Spider-Woman’s first issue takes place smack dab in the middle of Spider-Verse, as she and Spidey Noir are tasked with the respo...
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Archaia Reviews: Rust Vol 3: Death of the Rocket Boy

Rust Vol 3: Death of the Rocket Boy Publisher: Archaia Writer: Royden Lepp Artist: Royden Lepp Cover: Royden Lepp As we are brought back into the world of Rust, Lepp reveals more about Jet’s past and sheds some light ...
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Chirpin’ Tuesday Reviews 11/12/14

All-New Captain America #1 (Marvel) Infinite Speech: Great start to the series and there’s a Hydra agent named “Bob Dobalina”! What more do you need?! Oh, and Immonen’s art is fantastic! Archer & Arm...
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Crisis of Infinite Reviews 11/12/14

Batman #37 Writers: Scott Snyder Artists: Greg Capulo, Danny Miki, and FCO Plascensia Cover Artists: Greg Capullo, Danny Miki, and FCO Plascensia Publisher: DC The Justice League is out for the count and Batman is locked up, w...
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Marvel ‘Secret Wars’ Battleworld Trailer!

For some time now, Marvel has been releasing very cryptic teasers referencing some of the greatest events in their long history which will all lead up to an all new Secret Wars in 2015. The original Secret Wars, which made ...
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PR: Viz Media Highlights Notable Manga for the Holidays

VIZ MEDIA SPOTLIGHTS EXCITING MANGA TITLES FOR WISH LISTS THIS HOLIDAY SEASON   2014 Holiday Releases Include New Manga Box Sets, Shojo And Action/Sci-fi Manga Series And Other Exciting Gift Ideas For Any Special Fan! San ...
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Marvel Previews: Amazing Spider-Man #10

  Last week Spider-Verse kicked off and boy was it in a very big way! Spider-Men, women, and a pig are gathering from all across the various Earths and time streams as they are being hunted by Morlun and his family, The In...
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Character Spotlight: Ragman

Comics have a tendency to take something you never really thought about and make them into a hero or villain. Take a ragman, a person who went around with random knick-knacks in a cart that they’d either buy, sell, or tra...
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Marvel Reviews: Miles Morales: The Ultimate Spider-Man #7

Miles Morales: The Ultimate Spider-Man #7 Publisher: Marvel Writer: Brian Michael Bendis Artist: David Marquez Cover: David Marquez & Justin Ponsor Miles Morales is angry and Norman Osborn won’t like him when he̵...
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Tales From The Water Cooler #188

Welcome to Tales From the Water Cooler! Join Infinite Speech, Decapitated Dan, 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 thi...
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Image Reviews: Death Vigil #5

Death Vigil #5 Publisher: Image Writer: Stjepan Sejic Artist: Stjepan Sejic Cover: Stjepan Sejic Stjepan Sejic continues to make Death Vigil one of the best new titles to come out in the past few months, and has taken the battl...
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Dallas Fan Days 2014 part 3: The Cosplay part 2

For my write up of the convention experience this year, you can go here! This post is exclusively to showcase some of my favorite cosplays from the event (here’s the first half of the pictures). Dallas has an amazing com...
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