Category Archives: Hard to Find Books

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

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Insideman’s Pull List™ Hardcover, Graphic Novel & Manga Picks for 9.21.11

It’s a GD SHRINK-WRAP MACHINE. You may not recognize it because it is so FUCKING small. The printers that your company uses? They are MASSIVE in size… So they don’t use little penny-ante bullshit equipment like this. No– their SHRINK-WRAP … Continue reading

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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 7.27.11

And, for once, it doesn’t have anything to do with the usual suspects like Joe Quesada, Tom Brevoort, Dan Didio, Marvel or DC Comics, $3.99 floppies or Diamond Distribution. It’s the entire industry. Can’t you feel it? It’s sick. It’s … Continue reading

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Inveterate Media Junkies™ Podcast #9 ALL NEW!

“The one where Jose makes fun of Ian… A LOT.” (We hope you have as much fun listening as we did making this podcast!) Grab a six-pack, a sandwich and at least one bag of chips and settle in… It’s … Continue reading

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IMJ CON REPORT™ – HEROES CONVENTION 2011 (The Search for Starlin)

The Beautiful Charlotte North Carolina Skyline (Just for the hell of it, throw me a bone and act like this report was posted on June 6th, 2011. I will be eternally grateful to each and every one of you for … 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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