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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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FFGtGR: Interview with Max Steel’s Tom Pinchuk!

Posted  April 18, 2014  by  Drew

From Friendly Ghosts To Gamma Rays, No.171 Hey ya’ll and welcome back to our all-ages comics column, From Friendly Ghosts To Gamma Rays! This week we have an interview with writer Tom Pinchuk, who just worked as writer on the Max Steel title from Viz Media’s Perfect Square imprint! Let’s pick his brain! ————————— ComicAttack.Net: […]

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All New Uncanny X-Piles #163

Posted  April 17, 2014  by  InfiniteSpeech

We’re back to deliver our batch of X-Title reviews for your mutant loving pleasure! Unless you’re too busy watching all of the the X-Men: Days of Future Past movie trailers that came out this past week. Then hopefully you’ll squeeze in some time to check out these reviews and maybe stay away from a horrible […]

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DC Comics Review: Action Comics #29

Action Comics #29 Publisher: DC Story: Greg Pak Pencils: Aaron Kuder and Jed Dougherty Inks: Aaron Kuder Colors: Wil Quintana Letters: Dezi Sienty Greg Pak and Aaron Kuder have been getting a lot of praise and positive attentio...
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The All New Uncanny X-Piles #157

That’s right folks, we are back to deliver our batch of X-Title reviews for your mutant loving pleasure! Unless you’re not a mutant lover, and in that case you’re probably spending too much time trying to build your own S...
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Tales From The Water Cooler #153

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...
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Dark Horse Reviews: Veil #1

Veil #1 Writer: Greg Rucka Artist: Toni Fejzula Publisher: Dark Horse In comics, exposition is huge. So often writers aim to immerse us in their worlds quickly, immediately, using word blocks and bubbles as a way to say “...
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A Classic Returns in Titan Comics’ ‘Alien Legion: Uncivil War’ #1!

  ALIEN LEGION: UNCIVIL WAR #1   The classic series returns, blasting its way into an all-new battle-scared, laser-ravaged adventure! In a galaxy savaged by strife, torn by civil war, boiling with spilt blood, Alien Legio...
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OSSM Comics Brings Two Issues of ‘Thaniel’ In April!

  PREMISE: A cross between “Boys N The Hood” and “Dead Like Me,” THANIEL is about a young man surrounded by death his entire life. A high-school dropout with a very troubled past, Thaniel’s world becomes more...
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Dark Horse Reviews: Avatar: The Last Airbender: The Rift, Part 1

Avatar: The Last Airbender: The Rift, Part 1 Publisher: Dark Horse Writer: Gene Luen Yang Artist: Gurihiru Letterer: Michael Heisler It’s time for another Avatar: The Last Airbender set of comics, continuing to bridge the...
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Vertigo Comics Reviews: The Wake #6

The Wake #6 Publisher: Vertigo (DC) Story: Scott Snyder Pencils: Sean Murphy Inks: Sean Murphy Colors: Matt Hollingsworth Letters: Jared K. Fletcher The Wake #6 begins “Part 2” of the 10-issue mini-series by Scott Snyder an...
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Official Trailer for ‘Transformers: Age of Extinction’!

  It’s been some time since we were treated to the teaser trailer during the Super Bowl. But now we get a full trailer that showcases some Prime vs Grimlock action, and Mark Wahlberg dealing with some shadowy viole...
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Dark Horse Previews: Angel and Faith Season 10 #1

Angel’s work is never done. During his most recent world saving, a part of London was transformed and flooded with magic. Who better to watch over this magical community than Angel? At least, that’s what he thinks. Meanwhil...
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Chirpin’ Tuesday Reviews 02/26/24

Artifacts #35 (Top Cow) Infinite Speech: Hannibal Tabu was the Talent Hunt winner and does justice to the series as these two rivals go at it again! Batman/Superman #8 (DC) Arnab: Jae Lee is positively terrific. Martin: I’...
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Crisis of Infinite Reviews 02/26/14

Batman: The Dark Knight #28 Writer: Gregg Hurwitz Artists: Ethan Van Sciver and Hi-Fi Cover Artists: Ethan Van Sciver and Hi-Fi Publisher: DC Much like Alfred mentions in this issue, Man-Bat has always been the character wh...
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