Monthly Archives: October 2014

REVIEW: Deathlok #1

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on October 31, 2014. Marvel is giving the character Deathlok another series after his appearance on Agents of SHIELD last fall, this time being written by Nathan Edmondson and drawn by Mike Perkins. … Continue reading

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Wonder Woman #35 is a Conclusion Worthy of a God (Review)

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on October 31, 2014. The announcement of the New 52 promised something big. It promised an opportunity for the characters and properties at DC Comics to be imagined anew by some of the … Continue reading

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Archer & Armstrong #25 Celebrates Everything Excellent About The Series (Review)

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on October 31, 2014. Valiant Entertainment has made a tradition of treating their 25th issues as a special event. The publisher is still relatively new to the modern comics scene (having only returned … Continue reading

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Hellboy and the BPRD #1 is a Slow Burn with Lots of Promise (Review)

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on October 30, 2014. Hellboy and the BPRD #1 marks the exciting return of Hellboy to the land of the living (albeit in 1952) and is headlined by a powerhouse team up of … Continue reading

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Saga #24 is Everything You Want It To Be in Three Pages (Review)

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on October 29, 2014. What more needs to be said about Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples’ Saga? Besides The Walking Dead, it is consistently the best selling creator owned comic in the … Continue reading

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Southern Bastards #5: Blood on the Field (Advance Review)

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on October 28, 2014. I just returned from a college football game. The Nebraska Cornhuskers played the Rutgers Scarlet Knights at Memorial Stadium in Lincoln, NE and won handily 42 to 24. Some … Continue reading

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Comics Are High Art, A Response to The New York Times

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on October 27, 2014. Chris Suellentrop, a freelance contributor to The New York Times, wrote an opinion piece printed on Sunday (October 26, 2014) regarding the future of videogames and the recent Gamergate … Continue reading

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Sunday Slugfest: Stray Bullets: Killers #8

This article was originally published at Comics Bulletin on October 26, 2014. Incredible. Heart rending. Tremendous. Powerful. Transcendent. I do not have enough superlatives for David and Maria Lapham’s Stray Bullets. After an almost decade long hiatus, it returned this year … Continue reading

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Sunday Slugfest: Multiversity: The Just #1

This article was originally published at Comics Bulletin on October 26, 2014. I would not be opposed to Grant Morrison creating number one issues for DC Comics as a full time job. The centerpiece of his series Multiversity is a collection of … Continue reading

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Axis #3: Lots of Noise with Little Defintion

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on October 24, 2014. The first act of Avengers & X-Men: Axis, “The Red Supremacy” is complete. Although there’s still a lot of story in this mini-series left to be told, it’s a … Continue reading

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