Monthly Archives: October 2012

First Impressions – BRAVEST WARRIORS #1

With the advent of a new animated show based on the OTHER notable short created by Pendleton Ward, a comic adaptation was inevitable given the success of the Adventure Time comic. Ergo, we have BRAVEST WARRIORS #1. And it’s weird. … Continue reading

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The Weekly Pull – 10/24/12

      I got nothing. Think I caught a bug of some kind, so I really have no energy for a witty introduction. Includes THE FLASH #13, ALL STAR WESTERN #13, TALON #1, AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #696, AVENGERS VS X-MEN: CONSEQUENCES #3, and ADVENTURE … Continue reading

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First Impressions – HAUNTED HORROR #1

Halloween is just around the corner people, so it’s paramount we talk about a horror comic at some point. Unfortunately The Strain doesn’t seem to have a new issue set to release for a long while, so we’ll just have … Continue reading

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The Weekly Pull – 10/17/12 (Part 2)

     In part one we looked at what DC, Valiant, and IDW had to offer. Here in part two it’s all about Marvel, including CAPTAIN MARVEL #5, DAREDEVIL #19, WINTER SOLDIER #11, VENOM #26 (MINIMUM CARNAGE PART 3), and AVENGERS … Continue reading

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The Weekly Pull – 10/17/12 (Part 1)

    It’s another whopper of a week in comics, so we’re back to two part pull lists. In part one, we’ll look at the books from DC, Valiant, and IDW. Includes GREEN LANTERN: NEW GUARDIANS #13, SWORD OF SORCERY #1, … Continue reading

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First Impressions – UNCANNY AVENGERS #1

So begins Marvel NOW! The war between the Avengers and the X-Men is finished, ushering a new age of cooperation between the two. Such is UNCANNY AVENGERS #1. And yes, I got the Marvel Babies variant cover.

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First Impressions – AVENGERS VS X-MEN: CONSEQUENCES #1

Avengers Vs X-Men, the major summer event from Marvel comics, has come to an end. But just because the conflict is resolved doesn’t mean the fighting was without Consequences! It’s AVENGERS VS X-MEN: CONSEQUENCES #1.

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The Weekly Pull – 10/10/12

    It’s been a long day. Let’s end it off with a mercifully short pull list. We’ll be looking at BATMAN #13, DEMON KNIGHTS #13, SCARLET SPIDER #10, and BLOODSHOT #4.

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First Impressions – MINIMUM CARNAGE: ALPHA #1

Some months ago, we saw a miniseries utilize a paint-like art style and the raw insanity of one of Spiderman’s more dangerous foes, Carnage. That was CARNAGE: USA. Marvel returns us to the mad symbiotic serial killer with its new … Continue reading

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In Retrospect – THE SHADE #1-12 (2011-2012)

James Robinson’s epic twelve issue maxi-series came to an end, and we’re talking about it. It’s THE SHADE #1-12.

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