Category Archives: Crap Character Design

INSIDEMAN’S PIECE OF MIND™ – Sex, Lies & Comic Books

It went down like this on a recent IMJ Open Thread: I posted a link to one of blogger 1979 semi-finalist’s posts– where she noted her disappointment in artist Jim Cheung for drawing Rogue in a low-cut costume. Here’s the … Continue reading

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Rick Huerta’s BAGS & BOREDS™- DC’s NEW 52 REVIEW SPECIAL EDITION

For the entire month of September, Bags & Boreds™ will be changing our format a bit and focus the column on the relaunch of the DC Universe. We thought it would be fun to give the books a try and … Continue reading

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QUIT YOUR BITCHIN’™ – How DC NEW 52 Outfits Could be Much, Much Worse

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Insideman’s Pull List™ Hardcover, Graphic Novel & Manga Picks for 8.24.11

Is DC making it up as they go along too? I don’t have a problem with DC releasing their Hardcovers & Trades in a more timely fashion. Still an unapologetic “Wait for the Trade” kinda guy, I have always felt … Continue reading

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Insideman’s Pull List™ Hardcover, Graphic Novel & Manga Picks for 6.1.11

IT’S NOT HERE Just the usual suspects. Some standouts– BOTH good and bad. Isle of 10,000 Graves by Jason & Fabien Vehlmann Published by Fantagraphics One of the GREATEST things about leaving comics– and coming back after an eight year … Continue reading

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My Pull List™ Insideman’s Hardcover & Graphic Novel Picks for 2.9.11

It won’t take much detective work to see that a LOT of books came out this week. Jose reported over 30 Marvel floppy titles alone. Not quite the 52+ of two weeks ago, but still FAR TOO MANY. So either … Continue reading

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