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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 Features, ZDONOTUSE
Jupiter's Legacy #2 cover artwork

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 ZDONOTUSE
Secret Service #6

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 ZDONOTUSE
The Secret Service Mark Millar and Dave Gibbons

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 ZDONOTUSE
VS Reality Cover

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 ZDONOTUSE
Super Crooks

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 ZDONOTUSE
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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 ZDONOTUSE

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 ZDONOTUSE
Skuds Mckinley Gets Comic Booked!

Skuds Mckinley Gets Comic Booked!

I had an opportunity to talk to Skuds Mckinley, the artist behind the book I’ll Take You To The Moon and Leave You There.   Here’s our conversation about his art process, his artistic influences, and his thoughts on creator owned [...]

April 5, 2012 ZDONOTUSE
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Bullet Reviews #31: Godzilla, Kick-Ass, Red Wing, TMNT and More!

This week’s Bullet Reviews cover Godzilla #7, Journey Into Mystery #628, Kick-Ass 2 #4, New Avengers #16.1, Red Wing #3 and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #2! GODZILLA: KINGDOM OF MONSTERS #7 (IDW) I cannot say how much fun I’m having [...]

October 3, 2011 ZDONOTUSE

Grant Morrison Believes Comics Are Dying

Does famed comics writer, Grant Morrison believe comics are on their death bed? That seems to be his view in a new interview with Rolling Stone magazine. The author of the recently released Supergods was profiled by the magazine, and [...]

August 23, 2011 ZDONOTUSE

J.G. Jones Gets Comic Booked!

Recently I was lucky enough to meet acclaimed comic book artist J.G. Jones at a book signing at Philadelphia’s own Locust Moon Comics (check out the article here!). J.G. Jones has worked on numerous books over the years like Y: [...]

April 30, 2011 ZDONOTUSE
The Action Room

Welcome To The Action Room

Ah, 2011. You know, these days, geeks really seem to have it all. We’ve got television channels, clothing lines, and even entire stores devoted to our geeky lifestyles. With all of the great things going on in the world this [...]

January 14, 2011 Features, ZDONOTUSE

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