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Review – Green Lantern Corps #4

After a bit of a slow start, Green Lantern Corps sure has picked up over the last two issues.  The action is almost been non-stop and with a very intriguing storyline developing, it looks like things will get worse before [...]

December 22, 2011 Reviews
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Review – Transformers: The Death of Optimus Prime

As the title implies, we indeed see the end of Optimus Prime in this Transformers one shot from IDW.  After the rather pointless and lackluster last issue of Transformers: Ongoing we are treated to a real story of consequence in [...]

December 22, 2011 Reviews
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Jim Lee’s Custom T-shirt Design For Free Comic Book Day

Anyone who knows me well enough knows that I am a total t-shirt whore.  I probably buy two or three new t-shirts a week.  It causes quite the ruckus with the wife, but I am addicted; it’s a sickness, like [...]

December 16, 2011 Reviews
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The Secrets of the Indigo Tribe are Revealed!

The most secretive and enigmatic lantern corps is no doubt the Indigo Tribe.  They wield the light of compassion and little else is known about them.  Luckily, starting in the March 2012 issue Green Lantern #7, we will get some [...]

December 6, 2011 Reviews
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Review – The Dark Knight #3

As the turkey slowly bakes away in the oven and the smell travels throughout the house, I am sitting here reading this week’s new releases for you.  The first book in my list was Batman: The Dark Knight #3 and [...]

November 30, 2011 Reviews
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Review – Transformers #30

In this issue, a group of Autobots led by a dangerous and unstable Arcee approach Cybertron to try to stop Galvatron from using the Heart of Darkness.  Arcee reveals that Galvatron is being tricked into using the Heart of Darkness [...]

November 25, 2011 Reviews
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Review – Justice League #3

I realize we’re only three issues into this new Justice League series, but this has been a series that was a success the second it hit comic store shelves.  The first issue sold faster than they could be handed out [...]

November 18, 2011 Reviews
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3 Things to Know About the Birds of Prey

Birds of Prey just hasn’t been the same to me since Barbara Gordon left to reclaim the mantle of Batgirl.  But there is good news for us fans.  Batgirl returns to Birds of Prey but can she find a place on a [...]

November 18, 2011 Reviews
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3 Things You Need to Know About Green Lantern

As I predicted, things are starting to get good in the GL series.  Sinestro is back in the GL Corps and Hal Jordan has been reduced to being his little lapdog.  The Source continues their series “3 Things You Didn’t [...]

November 16, 2011 Reviews
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3 Things You Didn’t Know About Red Lanterns

“3 Things You Didn’t Know About DC Comics – The New 52″ continues over at The Source.  This installment shines a spotlight on Red Lanterns.   There is a place on the dark side of Ysmault — home of the [...]

November 13, 2011 Reviews
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Review: Avenging Spider-Man #1

I haven’t regularly read any Spider-Man titles for quite some time.  I really can’t recall why I stopped reading them in the first place.  I’ve always been a DC guy but I’ve always kept up with Spidey.  Next to Batman, [...]

November 10, 2011 Reviews
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Review: Batgirl #3

A very interesting dynamic between Batgirl and Nightwing is revealed this month.  After she is unsuccessful in stopping Mirror from killing his latest victim, Barbara Gordon once again begins to wonder whether she came back before she was ready. Her [...]

November 10, 2011 Reviews
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Review – Transformers Ongoing: Chaos – The Story So Far

I am a slacker!  I have been remiss in my reviewing duties lately and have failed you readers by not providing a review of the last four issues of Transformers Ongoing.  Here is where I correct my mistake by not [...]

November 7, 2011 Reviews
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Time Travel Tips From DC and The Source

The Source is continuing their series “3 Things You Didn’t Know About DC Comics – The New 52“.  As comic readers and sci-fi fans, we know how tricky time travel can be.  Thanks to DC for providing us with some [...]

November 3, 2011 Reviews
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Lee Bermejo Talks Batman: Noel

A Christmas Carol starring Batman.  How could you go wrong with that?  We don’t get to see many stories involving Batman and Christmas, the two just don’t go hand in hand.  But this adaptation of the Charles Dickens classic starring [...]

November 2, 2011 Reviews