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Image Comics Review: Roche Limit #1

Writer: Michael Moreci Artist: Vic Malhotra Roche Limit #1 begins with narration by Langford Skaargred, the billionaire responsible for constructing the titular space colony. He speaks of a future among the stars and how he worked toward that, but in [...]

September 26, 2014 Reviews
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Transcendence Review – System Error

When I first saw the trailer for Transcendence, I was intrigued. It had a great cast which include Johnny Depp, Rebecca Hall, and Morgan Freeman. The story seemed interesting. It was shot very well and looked like it was going [...]

April 26, 2014 Movies and TV
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Robocop (2014) – Review

Over the last few years, Hollywood has had a love affair with remakes, reboots and sequels. This month brings us another reboot, Robocop. I hesitate to call it a remake because while the plots share many key elements, the overall story [...]

February 18, 2014 Movies and TV
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Review: Collider #1

Is it me or is there a ton of great creator owned series out there?  For me Image Comics has been putting out some really great new series, with many of them diving into the world of science fiction and [...]

August 4, 2013 Reviews
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Pacific Rim Review

Opening on July 12th, Guillermo del Toro’s next big movie. Set in the not too distant future, giant monsters called Kaiju begin attacking our coasts from deep within the Pacific Ocean. In an attempt to fight back, our greatest nations [...]

July 11, 2013 Movies and TV
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Moranic Reviews – First Law of Mad Science

GRADE : A- Over the past year or so while attending various comic cons on the eastern coast, I have repeatedly run into writers Mike Isenberg and Oliver Mertz with booths at the Cons. They’re always dressed in crazy mad scientist outfits [...]

January 18, 2013 Features, Reviews
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Exclusive First Look: Arcana’s FLEE

Check out this exclusive preview of my new graphic novel FLEE.    Currently available on comixology and available for Pre-order at your local comic shop and book store across the country and beyond.     FLEE Diamond code : NOV120857 ISBN [...]

November 23, 2012 Reviews
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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 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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Review: Non-Humans #1

There’s a moment, more than halfway into ​Non-Humans #1​, where a kid named Todd (the son of the protagonist, Aimes) meets with his girlfriend to show her their new baby. The girlfriend is a mannequin taken to calling herself Spice, [...]

October 10, 2012 Reviews
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Celebrate 100 With Geek & Sundry!

Popular and revolutionary YouTube channel Geek & Sundry reached its milestone one hundredth upload!  This network’s programming easily rivals my television for attention time and anticipation of shows, and despite Felicia Day being in Europe, the content keeps on coming.  [...]

May 30, 2012 Reviews
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Review: Prophet #25

Prophet is one of my favorite comics currently being published, and my favorite of the series that debuted under the Extreme Studios relaunch.  The relaunch of Extreme Studios took Rob Liefield creations that had lain dormant for years, and it [...]

May 26, 2012 Reviews
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BOOM! IS Ready To Bring Extermination

Hot off of his hit Marvel mini-series starring the big brains of the mutant world, X-Club, Simon Spurrier finds a new home with BOOM! Studios. BOOM! has been making great contributions to the comic book industry with titles like Irredeemable, [...]

April 23, 2012 Reviews
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Kickstarter Spotlight: FLEE-The Graphic Novel

By now pretty much everyone has heard of Kickstarter, if you haven’t it’s a great new way to fund pretty much anything you feel you want to create. This opens the doors for many aspiring creators out there-whether it be [...]

April 15, 2012 Reviews
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Review: I’ll Take You To The Moon and Leave You There

A few months ago I was looking for a collaborator to illustrate a comic book that I wrote, and I was contacted by Skuds Mckinley.  He was interested in inking the comic, and I could immediately tell from his work [...]

April 5, 2012 Reviews