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All posts by Zach Story

Archer and Armstrong 3 Review

Archer and Armstong #3 Review

Archer and Armstrong vs noxious Ninja Nuns (double alliteration for the win!) What are you still reading my review for? Go pick up this book, if you haven't already! [...]

October 22, 2012 Reviews
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Required Reading: Y the Last Man: Unmanned

“It’s too late. It’s like this everywhere. My partner. My husband. All over the city. All over the world, maybe. It’s the men…all of the men are dead.” Whenever I have a conversation about comics for any period of time, [...]

October 11, 2012 Reviews
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Marvel’s New Breast Cancer Awareness Covers

A few months ago we reported on some of Marvel‘s alternate covers increasing Breast Cancer Awareness during the month of October. More than just variant covers though, Marvel has partnered with Susan G. Komen for the Cure to provide a [...]

October 2, 2012 Reviews
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Whovian Rage: The Power of Three

This week, it was my turn to explore Doctor Who before Anne did. I’d watch and warn her of any dangerous anomalies before she sat down to view the latest episode, The Power of Three. You know, to soften the [...]

September 29, 2012 Reviews
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Star Trek: Hive Review

This week is a truly wonderful week for fans of Star Trek comics! I’ve already reviewed ​The Redshirt’s Tale​ (which you should really check out) and I should be reading the ​Romulan Treasury Collection​ before the end of the week. [...]

September 19, 2012 Reviews
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Star Trek: The Redshirt’s Tale Review

Redshirts. They’re the butt of infinite jokes involving Star Trek: The Original Series. These were the men and women on the security team who often met up with untimely death in the name of exploration. They were expendable and after [...]

September 18, 2012 Reviews
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The Future of UNCANNY X-FORCE Is Marvel NOW!

For those of you keeping score at home, Marvel has an exciting new announcement about… you guessed it… Marvel NOW! To be more specific, Psylocke is assembling a team for the impending reboot of the Uncanny X-Force title. Sam Humpries [...]

September 18, 2012 Reviews
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It Starts NOW! – MARVEL NOW! POINT ONE!

It’s that time again. You knew it was coming! It’s that moment where Marvel tries to squeeze a few extra dollars out of you in anticipation of their new event and/or series. This time, of course it’s Marvel NOW! which [...]

September 18, 2012 Reviews
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The Future of CABLE AND X-FORCE Is Marvel NOW!

Marvel‘s latest news for their Marvel NOW! is for Cable and X-Force, a new series featuring, well… Cable and the X-Force! Dennis Hopeless and Salvador Larroca are teaming up to bring this new series that promises to be a blockbuster [...]

September 16, 2012 Reviews
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The Future of Marvel NOW! is Wanted and Killers

Yesterday Marvel gave us the two latest entries in the now infamously long line of one word Marvel NOW! promotions. We’ve had Invincible, Worthy, Lightning, and tons more equally descriptive title-teasers. Now, we can add Wanted and Killers to the [...]

September 9, 2012 Reviews
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Archer and Armstrong #2 Spoiler-free review

This Wednesday, Valiant releases the second issue in their reboot of Archer and Armstrong. Writer Fred Van Lente helms the tale of the immortal Armstrong and his unlikely partner, Obadiah Archer, with pencils by Clayton Henry. In case you didn’t catch [...]

September 4, 2012 Reviews
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The Truth about Tribbles Review

Last month we discussed IDW Publishing‘s two part story arc retelling the Return of the Archons in the new “Abrams-verse” Trek comics. This month we’re taking a look at The Truth about Tribbles which just wrapped up this past week. [...]

August 28, 2012 Reviews
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First Look at Avengers #30

Next month Marvel architect Brian Michael Bendis and the legendary Walter Simonson bring us the thirtieth issue of Avengers. This book promises to tie-in with the almost-completed Avengers vs X-Men event. Specifically, the issue will focus on what Hawkeye and [...]

August 28, 2012 Reviews
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Marvel NOW! – Uncanny Avengers #2

Love it or hate it, the Marvel NOW! is coming soon and it’s flagship title, Uncanny Avengers is already showing off a gorgeous cover for the second issue. After being largely absent from the Marvel Universe, Scarlet Witch is returning in [...]

August 27, 2012 Reviews
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Thanos Rules In AVENGERS ASSEMBLE #7

Next month Marvel‘s Avengers Assemble book will be putting out it’s 7th issue focusing on Thanos. The cover will look to familiar to most fans of old school Marvel. To be honest, between that and the fact that this book [...]

August 16, 2012 Reviews