Category Archives: DC Infinite

Fables #145 Review

This article was originally published at Infinite Comix on October 16, 2014. It’s beginning to feel like Fables is spinning its wheels. The first few issues of “Happily Ever After” laid compelling groundwork for a series of conflicts and confrontations … Continue reading

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Fables #144 Review

This article was originally published at Infinite Comix on September 19, 2014. This isn’t a fairytale. It’s a horror story. Fables #144 moves away from the scattered composition of earlier chapters in “Happily Ever After” and focuses almost entirely on … Continue reading

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World’s Finest: Planetary #9: Planet Fiction

This article was originally published at Infinite Comix on September 17, 2014. Chase Magnett: Every conversation we’ve had up until this point has centered around a period in history, genre, or some combination of the two which Planetary is addressing. … Continue reading

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World’s Finest: Planetary #8: Half A Life

  This article was originally published at Infinite Comix on September 9, 2014. Ray Sonne: In Planetary #8: The Day the Earth Turned Slower, we return to both the 50s and the monster movie genres. Instead of an island full … Continue reading

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World’s Finest: Planetary #7: Time To Be Someone Else

  Chase Magnett: The British Invasion of the 1980’s is one of the most important events in modern comics history. Creators like Alan Moore, Neil Gaiman, Grant Morrison, and many others first rose to prominence in the late 80’s. Their diverse … Continue reading

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Fables #143 Review

This article was originally published at Infinite Comix on August 22, 2014. Fables is ending. That’s not a surprise. Bill Willingham announced its conclusion almost a year ago. The current issue is the third chapter of the final storyline, yet for … Continue reading

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Astro City #14 Review

This article was originally published at DC Infinite on August 13, 2014. There has been no shortage of stories about the 2008 financial crisis since it first occurred. It’s a subject that has been covered in every form of media … Continue reading

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Batman #34 Review

This article was originally published at DC Infinite on August 13, 2014. Batman #34 is a palate cleanser after the three part, twelve issue event “Zero Year.” Not only is it a single issue that stands by itself, but it features … Continue reading

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World’s Finest: Planetary #6: Where There’s Blood Instead of Snow

This article was originally published at Infinite Comix on August 13, 2014. Ray Sonne: Planetary #6 introduces the series’ main plotline and antagonists, The Four. The Four are, of course, pastiches of The Fantastic Four wrapped up in sci-fi plot … Continue reading

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Vertigo Quarterly: CMYK: Magenta Review

This article was originally published at DC Infinite on August 3, 2014. Anthologies live and die on the overall quality of the creators involved. In a 72 page, $7.99 volume like this, one or two great creators are not enough … Continue reading

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