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Immortal Lycanthropes, by Hal Johnson

Immortal Lycanthropes

I didn’t know what expect when I picked up Immortal Lycanthropes, by Hal Johnson. This is the story of Myron Horowitz. Myron is a pretty typical 13-year-old. He’s starting high school.  He likes adventure stories.  Of course there is the [...]

November 14, 2012 ZDONOTUSE
Shadowman #1

Shadowman #1 from Valiant Comics

This new Shadowman comic makes Valiant 5 for 5. [...]

November 4, 2012 Features

Disney to buy Lucasfilm for $4B, New Star Wars films by 2015

Disney has announced today that they have bought Lucasfilm and the Star Wars franchise from the Master of the Force himself, George Lucas for a whopping 4 billion dollars! As part of the news, Disney has announced their plans to [...]

October 30, 2012 News

Review: Archer & Armstrong #1

They called it the ​Summer of Valiant, ​the relaunch of a complete comics universe after more than 10 years of dormancy.  They started small, with a core of 4 monthly titles, ​X-O Manowar, Harbinger, Bloodshot, ​and now, ​Archer & Armstrong, [...]

August 8, 2012 Features

Review: The Massive

Note: This review covers an issue that has not yet been released, and as such may include minor spoilers. The Massive #1 will hit shelves on June 13th.   It was the end of the world as we knew it. And [...]

June 12, 2012 ZDONOTUSE
XO #1 Final trade dress standard

Comic Review: X-O Manowar #1 Valiant is Back!

I got home from work this past Friday to discover a pleasant surprise waiting for me in my inbox, an advanced copy of X-O Manowar #1, the first book to be released in Valiant Entertainment’s relaunch of the venerable 1990’s [...]

April 30, 2012 ZDONOTUSE
The Shadow #1 Ross Cover

Comic Review: The Shadow #1

Dynamite Entertainment has made themselves a nice little niche, taking characters from a wide range of media, many of whose histories predate comics, and getting top creators to work to recreate them in entertaining comics. Enter The Shadow, a pulp [...]

April 21, 2012 ZDONOTUSE
Review: All-Star Western #7

Review: All-Star Western #7

All Star Western finally lives up to it’s name and heads out west. The first story arc had DC’s 19th Century Bounty Hunter, Jonah Hex, come to Gotham, but now he’s headed back west, but he’s not going alone. Hex is [...]

March 30, 2012 ZDONOTUSE
Bane Breaks the Bat


Once he was the man who broke that Bat. It was 1993, and DC’s editorial staff had decided it was time to break down all of their characters, killing, maiming and driving them to the brink of insanity.  It was [...]

February 17, 2012 News
Molly Crabapple

A Week in Hell with Molly Crabapple

IDW Publishing continues it’s tradition of artistic quality with the upcoming release of A Week in Hell by Molly Crabapple. Crabapple, a Fine Artist, and Illustrator has produced works for Marvel Comics, The New York Times, and The Wall Street [...]

February 14, 2012 ZDONOTUSE
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So You Want to Work in Comics?

So you have always wanted to work in comics, but just never knew how to get started? Well now is your chance. That is, if you live in New York City (or within commuter distance) and are a motivated and [...]

December 6, 2011 ZDONOTUSE
Blackhawks, New 52, DC Comics

The New 52 Review – Blackhawks

A New 52 series featuring a combined Special Forces team where the members use colorful codenames, striking at terrorist forces from a secure hidden base, equipped with the latest weapons tech and support vehicles.  No, DC didn’t sneak the G.I. [...]

October 12, 2011 ZDONOTUSE
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The New 52 Review – I, Vampire

DC’s New 52 relaunch has focused primarily on it’s superhero line, but they haven’t forgotten the success the have had in the past with other genres. Horror is well represented in the new DC comics line, and right out of [...]

October 9, 2011 ZDONOTUSE

The New 52 Review – All Star Western

The New 52, DC Comics‘ re-imaging and relaunching of their superhero based continuity, was to update their characters and bring them into the 21st century in an effort to  keep everything cool about their characters while jettisoning all the confusing and [...]

October 9, 2011 ZDONOTUSE
Catwoman FI

The New 52 Review – Catwoman

Catwoman is on the prowl again. DC’s New 52 slips on the leather cat suit and whip and gets a little rough, so be prepared, and know your safe word, because Catwoman is back. Watch out for your family jewels. [...]

October 1, 2011 ZDONOTUSE

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