Tag Archives: Comic book

Ask Insideman™ – Revisiting 39 of the Best Recent Graphic Novels

Many, many weeks ago Skinner Sweet posted on an IMJ Open Thread– saying he was getting back into comics (after being gone for about a year), and wondered if anybody had read anything worth pointing him toward. Then I was … Continue reading

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IMJ Capsule Reviews™ – All New Comic Book Reviews for the Week of 1.30.13!

Superior Spider-Man #2 The Peter Principle Writer: Dan Slott Artist: Ryan Stegman Colorist: Edgar Delgado Letterer: Chris Eliopoulos 20 pages, $3.99 I am not going to beat around the bush with this review. I really do want to finish writing … Continue reading

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IMJ Capsule Reviews™ – All New Comic Book Reviews for the Week of 1.9.13!

Superior Spider-Man #1 Hero or Menace? Writer: Dan Slott Artist: Ryan Stegman Letterer: Chris Eliopoulos Colorist: Edgar Delgado 23 Pages, $3.99 “Will you do some reviews for IMJ?” they asked. “Sure,” I answered. “Would you review Superior Spider-Man #1?” they … Continue reading

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Locusmortis’ PREVIEWS Hits & Misses™ – Rating Comic Shop Offerings for September/October 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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X-Necrosha: How many Nnnyyearghh!!!s Make a Classic?

I’m both damned and determined to read every comic book I’ve ever purchased. (At least the ones I can stomach, anyway.) Long time readers know I am way behind on a lot of books. And not just the usual Trade … Continue reading

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SHIT COMIC BOOK COVER OF THE WEEK!™

I don’t even know where to start here. Maybe it’s just me, but aren’t comic book covers supposed to entice you by showing the BEST of what’s to come inside? Steampunk Ladies! Lay off the Stair Stepper machines!

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SHIT COMIC BOOK COVER OF THE WEEK!™

Shit. That’s what this comic book cover is. I’m not going to go into the usual anti-Liefeld complaints like how half the outfit seems out of proportion and glued on as an afterthought… Or how insanely stupid the cover tagline … Continue reading

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