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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 Spider-Man Writers

Yes, I know…  I’m a huge DC nerd.  A fanatic, if you will.  But there is one character in the Marvel Universe that is and always will be one of my favorites: The Amazing Spider-Man.  He’s pretty much the only [...]

June 24, 2014 Features
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Advance Review: MPH #1

It’s hard to see where MPH #1 is tonally. It’s not super-gritty and overtly violent like Nemesis and Kick-Ass but it’s not exactly a light-hearted affair like Superior or more recently Starlight. I guess it could be said it falls [...]

May 20, 2014 Reviews
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Jupiter’s Legacy #2

Jupiter’s Legacy is brought to us by the Chief, aka Mark Millar, and Frank Quitely. The first issue opened up with the telling of two tales, the one of the superhero parents and the second one, the tale of the [...]

June 26, 2013 Reviews
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Secret Service #6

Secret Service is basically a “What If James Bond had to train his nephew?”  Every issue up until now has been stellar.  The plot being the world will be down 5 billion people unless they can figure out who he [...]

April 19, 2013 Reviews
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Review: The Secret Service #5

Writer Mark Millar and comic legend Dave Gibbons deliver another in-your-face, action-packed story with The Secret Service #5 from Icon. Spoilers are ahead. Issue five brings readers one step closer to the end of The Secret Service by focusing on the [...]

January 19, 2013 Reviews
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Nemesis Returns in January

Next year Nemesis fans can expect a follow up to Marvel’s Icon Comics published series from 2010. The original run didn’t receive the critical acclaim of other major Millar works such as Kick-Ass but it’s obviously a story Mark Millar [...]

August 2, 2012 Reviews
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Ultimate Review: Ultimate Comics The Ultimates #13

Maybe it’s because I gave up on Marvel‘s Ultimate imprint sometime around when Joe Madureira made his, er, comeback depicting ​Ultimates 3​’s opening where everyone watches Ultimate Iron Man and Ultimate Black Widow’s Ultimate Sex Tape before having Ultimate Venom [...]

July 28, 2012 Reviews
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Review: The Secret Service #3

Writer Mark Millar and legendary artist Dave Gibbons continue their amazing mini-series The Secret Service under Marvel Comics’ Icon imprint. Co-plotted by director Matthew Vaughn (Kick Ass and X-Men: First Class), issue 3 begins with an interesting clue as to [...]

July 27, 2012 Reviews
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Blake Northcott-International Superstar Gets Comic Booked Part 1

Blake Northcott may not be a household name…yet. But she is an international superstar. Her books are number one on Amazon in both the US and the UK. Her first book VS Reality is super popular right now and is even making its [...]

June 27, 2012 Reviews
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Review: Super Crooks #3

Marvel’s Icon imprint continues to produce a prolific amount of Mark Millar’s projects. Super Crooks #3, with art by art savant Leinil Yu, continues its run by offering up more blood and guts in only a way that Millar can [...]

May 31, 2012 Reviews
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Review: CLiNT 2.1

Mark Millar’s CLiNT magazine is retooled and back, with CLiNT 2.1. I had liked CLiNT just fine the way it had always been, so I was curious as to what changes would be in store for this movie and comic-centric [...]

May 28, 2012 Reviews
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Mark Millar Launches New Volume of CLiNT

The new volume of CLiNT  by Mark Millar is coming, and you need to be ready. There are over 100 pages in the magazine, including four new comic stories and a new look. There are also tons of exclusives in this volume, [...]

May 23, 2012 Reviews
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Review: The Secret Service #2

Marvel Comics’ creator-owned imprint Icon has become a de facto arm of writer Mark Millar as of late. His and artist Dave Gibbons newest offering, The Secret Service, debuted with an interesting plot, witty writing, and built a strong emotional [...]

May 19, 2012 Reviews
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Bullet Reviews #57

Every week we take a look at a selection of recent releases that, we hope, are still available at your local comic shop! This week: Dark Shadows #5, Fairest #3, Grimm Fairy Tales: Myths & Legends #15, Journey Into Mystery [...]

May 15, 2012 Reviews