Monthly Archives: June 2016

Jupiter’s Legacy Vol. 2 #1: Annotations and Observations

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on June 30, 2016. We are very big fans of Jupiter’s Legacy at ComicBook.Com. It’s a superhero comic that embraces the genre while examining it from some of the absolute best creators in … Continue reading

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Leading Questions: Peter Parker is Not a Grown-Ass Man

This article was originally published at Comics Bulletin on June 30, 2016. Every week in a new installment of “Leading Questions”, the young, lantern jawed Publisher of Comics Bulletin Mark Stack will ask Co-Managing Editor Chase Magnett a question he must … Continue reading

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How The Walking Dead Brought Horror Back to Mainstream Comics

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on June 28, 2016. Image Comics has developed a reputation for producing a lot of high quality science fiction content over the past decade. That’s no surprise when you consider that the new … Continue reading

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HeroesCon: A Superpowered Good Time

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on June 28, 2016. There are a lot of comic conventions hosted throughout North America every summer. “Con season” begins earlier and ends later each year providing fans of all stripes (comics, cosplay, … Continue reading

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The 10 Best Series of the New 52

This article was originally published at June 23, 2016.   This month sees the Rebirth of the DC Univervse, the biggest DC Comics event since the New 52 began with Justice League #1 almost five years ago. It all started with … Continue reading

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Leading Questions: Every Comic is a Little Bit Racist Sometimes

This article was originally published at Comics Bulletin on June 23, 2016. Every two weeks in a new installment of “Leading Questions”, the young, lantern jawed Mark Stack will ask Comics Bulletin’s very own Chase Magnett a question he must … Continue reading

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A Eulogy for Hellboy (in Hell)

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on June 22, 2016. Hellboy in Hell #10 was released this month marking the official ending of Mike Mignola’s epic comics story of a red-skinned, demonic baby with an enormous stone hand deposited upon … Continue reading

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Leading Questions: Comics and the Anti-Social Contract

This article was originally published at Comics Bulletin on June 16, 2016.  Every two weeks in a new installment of “Leading Questions”, the young, lantern jawed Mark Stack will ask Comics Bulletin’s very own Chase Magnett a question he must … Continue reading

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Tom King Talks About The Eisners, Westerns, Batman, and a Whole Lot More

This article was originally published at Comics Bulletin on June 15, 2016. There is not star rising faster in comics today than writer Tom King. With the successful conclusion of Grayson and The Omega Men, the critical acclaim of The Vision and Sheriff of Baghdad, … Continue reading

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DC Rebirth and The Aesthetic of the “Cheap” Superhero Comic

This article was originally published at Comics Bulletin on June 10, 2016. A couple of weeks ago I wrote a review of DC Rebirth #1, a comic I found so distasteful that I opened said review with this quote from … Continue reading

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