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Review: The Reservoir- A Western in Black, White and Blood

Let me start this off by saying I just recently was introduced to Moth City by the creative Tim Gibson.  Tim brings a vibe and style that is unique and different, all in a good way.  Dave Gillette sent Tim my way for [...]

May 1, 2014 Features, ZDONOTUSE
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Ben Templesmith talks THE SQUIDDER

If you are familiar with comic books than you have heard of Ben Templesmith.  Ben Templesmith is bringing us his own original graphic novel The Squidder via Kickstarter and 44Flood.  He has already surpassed his goal of $18,000.  The Kickstarter [...]

November 26, 2013 Features
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Kickstarter Spotlight- The Squidder by 44Flood

44Flood is back to Kickstarter.  Now you may know 44Flood from their previous successful Kickstarters for Tome 1-2 and Lust.  Now they are bringing us an original graphic novel from Ben Templesmith.   Ben Templesmith is a well-known artist from book [...]

November 7, 2013 Features
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Kickstarter Spotlight: Control

By now I’m sure you have heard of Kickstarter. If you haven’t I will let you know it is one of the best ways to crowd source an independent comic book.  Back in the early 2000’s this wouldn’t even be possible.  [...]

July 11, 2013 ZDONOTUSE
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Review: The Dream Merchant

The Dream Merchant is a new comic book series from Image Comics.  It is a supernatural ride through a young man’s dreams.  This new series is brought to us by Nathan Edmondson and the new and talented Konstantin Novosadov.  Nathan [...]

May 16, 2013 ZDONOTUSE
Apple vs. Saga. vs. ComiXology

Twisted Triangle- Apple vs. Saga vs. ComiXology

This past Tuesday the internet went into an uproar over Saga #12.  Brian K. Vaughn issued a press release stating Apple would not be carrying Saga #12 on any of its iOS devices due to “two postage stamp sized images [...]

April 11, 2013 Features
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Apple Bans Saga #12 Over Sex Images

UPDATE: ComiXology clarified this Wednesday afternoon that it was them blocking Saga #12 from Apple and not the other way around.  Here is the press release from ComiXology on the matter of Saga #12- Click here.   Saga #12 comes [...]

April 10, 2013 News, ZDONOTUSE
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Review- Mystery Society Special 2013

Steve Niles is one busy man.  He has many creator-owned projects going on and is always working to bring some of his creations back.  Well he is at it again; Steve Niles is bringing back the Mystery Society with Mystery [...]

March 20, 2013 ZDONOTUSE
Why You Should Be Reading Saga

Why You Should Be Reading Saga

Everyone loves to talk about something they love and try and spread their love to others.  This is just a natural thing when it comes to comic books.  People love to spread the word about a new great comic book [...]

March 16, 2013 Features, ZDONOTUSE
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Review: Rocketeer: Hollywood Horror #1

If you love comic books then you must have heard of Rocketeer, which is a classic comic book that many fans have come to love. The Rocketeer has been around for quite some time. Dave Stevens created the Rocketeer back [...]

February 26, 2013 ZDONOTUSE
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Creating Comics Pt.1: The Beginning

We all love comic books right?! We spent years dreaming of Batman, Wolverine along with many, many more characters from the first time we could read. Well, many of us always wanted to create our OWN comic book. That is [...]

December 6, 2012 Features, ZDONOTUSE
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Kickstarter Spotlight: With The Earth Above Us

Kickstarter has become one of the top funding sources for independent comic books.  Many artist and writers use Kickstarter to fund their next creator owned projects.  We have seen the likes of Steve Niles, Ben Templesmith and 44Flood use Kickstarter [...]

November 5, 2012 ZDONOTUSE
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Review: Tara Normal #1

The month of ghosts, ghouls and the paranormal is upon us.  Also coming up is the NYCC, were many freaks and ghouls will roam the halls of NYCC looking for some new comic books.  Well folks, you are just in [...]

October 4, 2012 Features
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Indie Review: The Creators

Earlier this summer I was surfing through my news feed on Facebook and saw a post about a Kickstarter project.  That Kickstarter project was The Creators by Michael S. Bracco.  At first glance I thought this comic book looked pretty [...]

August 23, 2012 Features
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Michael Moreci gets ComicBooked!

What is that in the woods over there?  That is Bigfoot!  Wait no, no that is someone reading Hoax Hunters #1.  Hoax Hunters is a new series from Image Comics.  It takes a look at the folklore, the things that go [...]

August 15, 2012 Features

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