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From Friendly Ghosts to Gamma Rays Anime

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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 […]

CLEVMAN Columns

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 […]


 
 
 

 
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Character Spotlight: Al Pratt

Never judge someone by their size. Superheroes especially so in this regard. Small just means a concentration of all that power they hold. One of the first superheroes to prove this was Al Pratt, the original Atom. How does a l...
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Tales From The Water Cooler #242

Welcome to Tales From the Water Cooler! Join The Comic Book Clergyman, Infinite Speech and SpidermanGeek each week as they gather around the water cooler of stories to talk about comics. Listen in this week as the guys talk abo...
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Ink Stains 83: Radion 7

Back for round 2, Tom Mason with Radion 7! Radion 7, July 1978 Editor and publisher, Tom Mason What?  Tom Mason won’t go away? This guy again, you say? Yes, I say! I was just recently gifted with issue 7, the cover of w...
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Top Cow Reviews: Postal #12

Postal #12 Publisher: Top Cow Writer: Bryan Hill Artist: Isaac Goodhart Colorist: Betsy Gonia Cover: Linda Sejic Postal just took a turn down a dark path which is saying a lot if you’ve been with this series from the begi...
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Valiant Previews: 4001 A.D. #1

Valiant’s latest event arrives in mere days and here is the full, lettered preview that will introduce 4001 A.D.! From the creative team of Matt Kindt, Clayton Crain, and David Mack it looks as if Valiant has no desire to...
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Marvel Reviews: Power Man and Iron Fist #3

Power Man and Iron Fist #3 Publisher: Marvel Writer: David Walker Artist: Sanford Greene Colorist: Lee Loughride Cover: Sanford Greene Jennie and Black Mariah have finally unlocked the power of the Supersoul Stone and are putt...
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Tales From The Water Cooler #241

Welcome to Tales From the Water Cooler! Join The Comic Book Clergyman, Infinite Speech and SpidermanGeek each week as they gather around the water cooler of stories to talk about comics. Listen in this week as the guys talk mor...
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‘Batman: The Killing Joke’ Trailer!

The first full trailer for Batman: The Killing Joke has arrived and aside from the talent involved, distinguishes itself by being the first R-rated animated film from Warner Bros. Animation. This is based on the story by Alan ...
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Dark Horse Reviews: Aliens: Defiance #1

Aliens: Defiance #1 Publisher: Dark Horse Writer: Brian Wood Artist: Tristan Jones Colorist: Dan Jackson Cover: Mark A. Nelson What better way to kick off Alien Day than a look at the brand new series, Aliens: Defiance! Brian ...
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Chirpin’ Tuesday Reviews 04/20/16

Action Comics #51 (DC) Martin: 3.5/5 stars. There’s so much jammed into this issue that many plot points get resolved too quickly. Strong Pelletier art. All-New Hawkeye #6 (Marvel) NickZ: I’m sad this series is endi...
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New ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ Trailer

The final trailer full length trailer for X-Men: Acopcalypse here and it hits all of the good points that most of the previous one should have. It’s a tense, action filled ride that even finds time for a little humor alon...
by InfiniteSpeech
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Character Spotlight: The Punisher

Violence begets more violence, none know this better than Frank Castle, The Punisher. A horrible tragedy set him down an eternal warpath or was it always destined for Frank to don a skull and guns? Let’s find out! Francis...
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