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The All-New Uncanny X-Piles #164

Posted  April 24, 2014  by  SpidermanGeek

Welcome back ComicAttackers and X-fans to this week’s edition of The All-New Uncanny X-Piles where a handful of our merriest mutant loving reviewers have dropped by once again to regale you with their thoughts on that one X-Title that has impacted them the most, be it good or bad, from last week’s releases. Infinite Speech […]

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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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Crisis of Infinite Reviews 03/19/14

Animal Man #29 Writer: Jeff Lemire Artists: Jeff Lemire, Travel Foreman, Lovern Kindierski, and Jose Villarrubia Cover Artists: Jeff Lemire Publisher: DC After 29 excellent issues, Animal Man comes to an end, though you can...
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Official Full Length Trailer for ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past’ and Movie Poster!

After a bevy of teaser trailers fans can now get a look at the full trailer for X-Men: Days of Future Past which hits theaters May 23rd. We also get a look at the first official movie poster for the film as well!        ...
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The All New Uncanny X-Piles #160

What?! Another batch of X-Title books so soon? Well, last week’s were a bit late due to Infinite Speech attempting to recover from reading a certain X-Force title. Let’s just say it didn’t agree with him. But...
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Bento Bako Weekly: Phantom Thief Jeanne volume 1

Title: Phantom Thief Jeanne Author: Arina Tanemura Publisher: Viz Media (Shojo Beat) Volume: Volume 1, $10.99 (it’s a bit thicker than standard volumes since it’s condensing 7 into 5) Vintage: 1998 by Shueisha, Marc...
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Character Spotlight: Steel

The Man of Steel has long been a nickname for Superman; the newest movie was named after it. In the 1990s, though, we were given a whole new character who took that name to heart and inspiration from the original Man of Steel t...
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Marvel Reviews: New Avengers #15

New Avengers #15 Publisher: Marvel Writer: Jonathan Hickman Artist: Simone Bianchi Cover: Simone Bianchi The events in New Avengers have been a very carefully laid out story about the finality of the universe and how the Illu...
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Image Comics Review: The End Times of Bram and Ben

The End Times of Bram and Ben Writer: James Asmus, Jim Festante Artist: Rem Broo Publisher: Image As a reviewer, I’m oftentimes drawn to creators as much as I am characters. The way I see it, if a writer/artist does a nic...
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The All-New Uncanny X-Piles #159

Here’s an old Shi’ar joke: What do you get when you cross a pissed off D’Bari clergyman and weeping D’Bari prostitute? Answer: Nothing, the D’Bari were destroyed by the Phoenix. (uncomfortable paus...
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Gotta Go Back In Time With Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles!

IDW Sends The Turtles To The Edges Of Time! Past And Present Collide In New TMNT Mini-Series Official Press Release: San Diego, CA (March 20, 2013) – The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles have faced enemies old and new over the y...
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Com.X Reviews: Duppy ’78

Duppy ’78 Publisher: Com.X Writer: Casey Seijas Artist: Amancay Nahuelpan & Daniel Warner Cover: Amancay Nahuelpan & Daniel Warner Set during the summer in Jamaica, Duppy ’78 is a visceral story about very e...
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Chirpin’ Tuesday Reviews 03/12/14

All-New X-Factor #4 (Marvel) Arnab: Peter David is doing a wonderful job on this good. Infinite Speech: So…that’s one way to end a fight. Jeff: Um, can someone remind me when Gambit and Danger had any kind of on-pan...
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DC Comics Review: Superman / Wonder Woman #6

Superman / Wonder Woman #6 Publisher: DC Story: Charles Soule Pencils: Tony S. Daniel Inks: Matt Banning and Sandu Florea Colors: Tomeu Morey Letters: Carlos M. Mangual Superman and Wonder Woman are two somewhat difficult chara...
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