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Locusmortis’ PREVIEWS Hits and Misses™

Every month I pre-order comics, trades and other related items from Previews magazine. Even though there is information online for just about everything, I still find the Previews catalog to be the simplest way to scan through the different items and to get some … Continue reading

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Locusmortis’ PREVIEWS Hits & Misses™ – Rating Comic Shop Offerings for November / December 2012

Every month I pre-order comics, trades and other related items from Previews magazine. Even though there is information online for just about everything, I still find the Previews catalog to be the simplest way to scan through the different items … 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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Insideman’s Pull List™ Hardcover, Graphic Novel & Manga Picks for 4.27.11

LOTS OF COMICS THIS PAST WEEK! As often happens with the END OF THE MONTH DUMP (with a few MAJOR exceptions)– the Graphic Novels and Hardcovers are plentiful this week but NOT overwhelming. GN & HC fans are normally overloaded … Continue reading

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Insideman’s Pull List™ Hardcover, Graphic Novel & Manga Picks for 3.23.11

Changes are afoot this week. First, you’ll notice that My Pull List has been revised to Insideman’s Pull List™. This has occurred for two reasons: 1) While surfing the net the other day, I saw that there were several “My … Continue reading

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