Category Archives: Great Comic Book

Insideman’s Pull List™ Hardcover, Graphic Novel & Manga Picks for 10.19.11

Looks like I am going to save a couple of RANTS for the PODCAST we are taping THIS WEDNESDAY 10.26.11. Suffice to say, there’s some things I am really upset about. But, of course, I still have something else in … Continue reading

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Rick Huerta’s BAGS & BOREDS™- Fear Itself #7 can Burn, Baby Burn! (and Other Stunning Comic Reviews)

In This Week’s Column…  A seasoned veteran kicks it old school, Diana is actually pretty cool after all and Fear Itself gets Rick fearing Matt Fraction. Avengers 1959 # 2 Story and Art By: Howard Chaykin Every now an then … Continue reading

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Rick Huerta’s BAGS & BOREDS™- Reviewing Morning Glories, Ultimate Comics and the NEW DC 52

In This Week’s Column… Grifter needs an iOS 5 update, Nick Spencer stays inconsistent and Rick still has no clue who the fuck Jake Ellis is– even after a complete 5 issue mini-series. Morning Glories #13 Written By: Nick Spencer … Continue reading

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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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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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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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Rick Huerta’s BAGS & BOREDS™- Reviewing WEEK TWO of DC’s NEW #1 Comic Books

Week 2 of the DC Relaunch found me enduring lines at comic stores for the first time in years! It’s fun to see people coming out and buying books again but are we just going through another false speculation boom… … Continue reading

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