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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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Nick Furi’s ODDS and ENDS™- This Week’s Pop Culture News Round-Up!

Breaking Bad SPOILER – R.I.P Walter White (aka Heisenberg). Worried that the notorious– yet beloved– “One Who Knocks” wouldn’t get his due in the local Albuquerque New Mexico press, David Layman (and members of his Facebook Fan Group) ran an … Continue reading

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Insideman’s Pull List™ – Reviewing THREE WEEKS of New Graphic Novels and Manga!

When Twitter was first invented, I doubt anyone wondered much what type of psychological impact the site would have on its users. From that first day in 2006, when tweets primarily originated from narcissistic attention hogs who couldn’t wait to … Continue reading

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Insideman’s Pull List™ – 2 Weeks of New Hardcovers, Trade Paperbacks, Manga & Magazines!

I just finished tapping out this long account of my current health struggles, when I suddenly realized I had written a post worthy of WebMD– not IMJ. Screw that noise. (I’ll do my best to leave the boring stuff for Facebook.) … Continue reading

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IMJ Capsule Reviews™ – All New Comic Book Reviews!

Batwing #21 Lion-Mane’s Fangs of Doom Writers: Justin Gray, Jimmy Palmiotti Artists: Eduardo Pansica, Julio Ferreira Colorist: HI-FI Letterer: Dezi Sienty 20 pages, $2.99 How are Batwing comics still being printed? If you would have asked me which titles I … Continue reading

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IMJ Capsule Reviews™ – All New Comic Book Reviews!

Green Team: Team Trillionaires #1 Riot Act Writers: Art Baltazer, Franco Artists: Ig Guara, J.P. Mayer Colorist: Will Quintana Letterer: Travis Lanham 20 pages, $2.99 IMJ Nation™ member Helmir posed a question on the IMJ Open Thread earlier this week, “So … Continue reading

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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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