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INVETERATE MEDIA JUNKIES TOP 100™ Best Selling Comic Books, Hardcovers & Trades for October 2011

Check out the IMJ Nation™ Season Two Podcast #2 for more of our thoughts on what we knew far in advance was already going to be a DC COMICS ROUT of their less than Marvel-ous competition. Despite what Marvel wags … Continue reading

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RATE THE COVERS!™ DC NEW 52 MONTH TWO: WEEK 2! Plus ELEVEN BONUS COVERS!

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Rick Huerta’s BAGS & BOREDS™- Life After the NEW DC 52

The NEW DC 52 assault is finally over (of the original FIRST ISSUES anyway). We can now get back to “normal” here at IMJ HQ and bring back a little variety.  In this week’s column… Rick gets surprised, Ian gets … Continue reading

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INVETERATE MEDIA JUNKIES TOP 100™ Best Selling Comic Books, Hardcovers, Trades & Manga for September 2011

1    Batman #1 2    Action Comics #1 3    Green Lantern #1 4    Flash #1 5    Superman #1 6    Detective Comics #1 7    Batman The Dark Knight #1 8    Fear Itself #6 9    Ultimate Comics Spider-Man #1 10    Batman And Robin … Continue reading

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Rick Huerta’s BAGS & BOREDS™ SPECIAL REVIEW EDITION – WEEK 4 for the NEW DC 52

We did it IMJ Nation™! We went through (almost all) of DC’s New 52 and it didn’t kill us or make our heads explode! Some comics were good, some were bad– and sure, some were perfectly awful… But we survived. … Continue reading

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DC’s NEXT LUCKY THIRTEEN – The Next DC NEW 52 #1 Comics Shipping 9.28.11

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Rick Huerta’s BAGS & BOREDS™ SPECIAL REVIEW EDITION – WEEK 3 of the NEW DC 52

The third wave of DC books makes a big splash as we continue our journey through DC’s RED HOT New 52. This week some classic characters get another shot at top lining new series, while others that should just go … Continue reading

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