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Alice’s top ten favorite comics

I’ve been reading comics for about six years now, and in that time have read quite a lot of great comics. Here, however, for my your entertainment, are my top ten favorite comics that I’ve ever read. The only rule [...]

August 2, 2015 Features

Nine wonderful things from Doom Patrol

Doom Patrol by Grant Morrison, Richard Case, and others is one of Grant Morrison’s best comics in a career defined by writing truly incredible comics (see: Seaguy, The Invisibles, Allstar Superman). In Doom Patrol he took a low-profile book with reservoirs of untapped potential (something [...]

July 15, 2015 Features
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The Greatest Comic of All Time Gets Announced: Klaus

Granted, that title may be exaggerated a little bit but today, CBR announced a new comic coming from BOOM! Studios by Grant Morrison and Dan Mora called Klaus. Grant Morrison describes it as “Santa Claus: Year One” and “All-Star Santa [...]

June 29, 2015 News

Is Multiversity Responsible for 17 hospitalized so far?

I have a hard time believing it too, but there is evidence to suggest that up to 17 comic fans have been attacked for reading the Ultra Comics issue of Grant Morisson’s Multiversity series that was released on March 25th. [...]

April 1, 2015 News

Signals from the Multiversity #7: In History, All Men Have Masters

This, by far, feels like the most out of place issue in the Multiversity lineup: art by Jim Lee, a story about a world of Nazis and Hitler on a toilet (in what is probably the most outrageous first page [...]

February 26, 2015 Features

Signals from the Multiversity #4

Pax Americana is a great riff on the seminal Alan Moore/Dave Gibbons classic Watchmen, but in a far more condensed and cohesive package. It works with similar grid-like structures, offers alternative modes of storytelling, and focuses on the Charlton characters [...]

November 28, 2014 Features

Signals from the Multiversity #3

On Multiversity: The Just The Just is unlike any of the other Multiversity books out right now, primarily because it reads more like a gossip magazine, and features semi-photorealistic art from Ben Oliver (someone you wouldn’t expect to collaborate with [...]

October 31, 2014 Features

Signals from the Multiversity #2

Golden Age comics/characters tend to occupy a weird niche in the comics market today. Even more so for the pulp characters of the 30s to early 1940s. Dynamite Entertainment has carved out a market for itself by lapping up the [...]

September 19, 2014 Features

Signals from the Multiversity #1

A primer: each month I will be writing an essay detailing a central topic featured within the issues of Grant Morrison’s Multiversity saga. This month I am detailing The Multiversity #1 and its exploration of the fandom’s approach to comic [...]

August 27, 2014 Features
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Top Ten Tuesday: Best X-Men Writers

Keeping with the nostalgic trip down memory lane (both because I have been in a little bit of a not-so-secret love affair with Marvel due to their summer blockbuster movies thus far and my brother’s love for the non-DC folks [...]

July 22, 2014 Features
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Top Ten Tuesday: Best Superman Writers

Something (or rather, someone) that’s been a bit lackluster in the New 52: Superman.  Remember when the world’s first superhero was the world’s best superhero?  I sure do.  And don’t get me wrong, the current creators on all of the [...]

May 13, 2014 Features
Damian "Robin" Wayne

Damian Wayne Returns… Kind Of

Not long ago, Batman lost another Robin. Damian Wayne, the 10-year old son of Bruce Wayne, had taken on the mantle of Robin shortly before DC launched the New 52 and maintained the character for the first (almost) 2 years [...]

July 4, 2013 News

Review: Happy! #3

Grant Morrison has in many ways outdone himself with this latest creator owned mini-series, Happy!. Even after reading Happy! #3, the second to last installment, this series continues to puzzle and perplex me and I’m pretty sure that’s the point. This tale of a washed [...]

December 24, 2012 ZDONOTUSE

Giant-Size Bullet Reviews #81!

A special note to our regular Bullet Reviews readers and followers: You may have noticed Bullet Reviews was missing from your regular Tuesday reading list last week. This was because, among other things, I was out-of-town for a few days [...]

November 6, 2012 ZDONOTUSE

3 Image Comics Sell Out and Get Reprints Ordered

M4SF97KG4CRM   <<<Technorati Code [JEDI]Move along, nothing to see here…Read awesome Image News Instead[JEDI] Although comics getting a reprint is nothing new these days, it is noteworthy when they are relatively new titles that don’t have a large following to [...]

November 2, 2012 ZDONOTUSE

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