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Who’s Getting What This Week? with Jose Melendez

Invincible #109, Minimum Wage #3, Stray Bullets Killers #1 + Superman Wonder Woman #6 You know you’re becoming a cynical old fuck when you exclaim to yourself, “Man, what a shitty comic week!” after you scan the release list almost … Continue reading

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IMJ Capsule Reviews™ – All New Comic Book Reviews for the Week of 2.6.13!

Hit-Girl #5 Writer: Mark Millar Artists: John Romita Jr, Tom Palmer Colorist: Dean White Letterer: Chris Eliopoulos 25 pages, $4.99 Recently, a fellow parent (and an author of novels about girls) complained to me, “There aren’t enough portrayals of young … Continue reading

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IMJ Capsule Reviews™ – All New Comic Book Reviews for the Week of 1.16.13!

Avenging Spider-Man #16 Writer: Chris Yost Artists: Paco Medina, Juan Vlasco Colorist: Dave Curiel Letterer: Joe Caramagna 20 pages, $3.99 The two comics I chose to review this week both star/guest-star the “newish” Doc Ock Spider-Man. I did so because … Continue reading

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Insideman’s Pull Lists™ – Three Week Catch-Up Edition! The Best and Worst Hardcovers, Graphic Novels and Manga for 1.2.13, 1.9.13 and 1.16.13!

You ever wake up with a bunch of energy and plans thinking, “I know exactly what I am going to do for the next few months… And it’s gonna be awesome!” And then you get a massive cold and are … Continue reading

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Insideman’s Pull List™ EXTREME MEGA EDITION – “Playing 5 Week Catch-Up”

And thanks for all your emails, private tweets and messages of concern about my handicapped friend’s recent accident. She is doing much better but it looks like we are moving into a new phase where she will need much more … Continue reading

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Insideman’s Pull List™ Hardcover, Graphic Novel & Manga Picks for 5.25.11

This week is CRAZY. Crazy in the sense that it has AMAZING HIGHS and equally DEPRESSING LOWS. Still, variety IS what makes the world go ’round… So thankfully (and despite their best efforts), there are more companies producing comics than … Continue reading

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IMJ NATION™ VIDEO! JOSE MELENDEZ & MIGHTY MATT! C2E2 2011 EXCLUSIVE + PICS!

IT WAS A TOUGH JOB but SOMEBODY HAD TO DO IT! PLUS THESE COOL CREATORS! Wonderful Writer/Great Artist TIM SEELEY Superb Writer/Sharpie Deficient NICK SPENCER AND SOME REALLY ECLECTIC PICS:

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