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About chasemagnett

Chase is a mild-mannered finance guy by day and a raving comics fan by night. He has been reading comics for more than half of his life (all 23 years of it). After graduating from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln with degrees in Economics and English, he has continued to research comics while writing articles and reviews online. His favorite superhero is Superman and he'll accept no other answers. Don't ask about his favorite comic unless you're ready to spend a day discussing dozens of different titles.

Why The Perfect Superhero Event Only Has 4 Issues

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on May 25, 2018. The superhero event is here to stay. It doesn’t matter how well the last big event sold or if the critics panned every issue (and every crossover and tie-in), … Continue reading

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Why Deadpool 2 Needed The MCU

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on May 24, 2018. Deadpool 2 has managed to capture the same, seemingly impossible, spark that the original Deadpool unleashed in 2016. It is a superhero movie unlike any other superhero movie. While … Continue reading

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Every Easter Egg In Deadpool 2

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on May 24, 2018. If it wasn’t for Ready Player One, then we would be able to see that Deadpool 2 features the most easter eggs of any movie in 2018. The silver … Continue reading

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Brian Michael Bendis 10 Greatest Hits At Marvel

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on May 24, 2018. Brian Michael Bendis officially ends his fifteen-plus year tenure at Marvel Comics this week with the publication of Invincible Iron Man #600. The issue brings his impressive Iron Man … Continue reading

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A Guide To The Return of Wolverine

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on May 24, 2018. If you’re a regular reader of Marvel Comics, then it might feel like Wolverine has been returning for more than a year at this point. You wouldn’t be far … Continue reading

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8 Reasons Deadly Class Is Perfect For TV

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on May 24, 2018. It was announced in April that SyFy had ordered a first season of the television adaptation for Deadly Class. They have now published a first look at the series, … Continue reading

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What Is Marvel’s Spidergeddon Event?

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on May 23, 2018. Marvel Comics announced a new event along with all of their August solicits this week. That event was previewed with a three word tagline against a black background: “Spidergeddon … Continue reading

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Review: Invincible Iron Man #600 Provides A Fond Farewell To Bendis And His Fans

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on May 23, 2018. Invincible Iron Man #600 plays a lot of different roles. It’s a big anniversary issue for one of Marvel Comics most popular superheroes, honoring the character that brought Marvel … Continue reading

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Review: Black Panther #1 Is A Stirring Relaunch And Expansion

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on May 23, 2018. Ta-Nehisi Coates is relaunching Black Panther, accompanied by artist Daniel Acuña, and the new first issue stands in stark contrast to his comics debut from 2016. Where the previous … Continue reading

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Mini Reviews for 05/23

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on May 23, 2018. DC Hellblazer #22 Everything about this issue of Hellblazer is as inauthentically British as possible. The dialect on the page reads as roughly as anything Chris Claremont might write … Continue reading

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