Tag Archives: Fear Itself

Insideman’s Pull List™ – The Best and Worst Hardcovers, Graphic Novels and Manga for 11.14.12!

I really thought I’d run out of things to say (positive or negative) about Brian Michael Bendis’ stuff a long, long time ago… But his work still amazingly finds new ways to offend even my hardened sensibilities. So it makes … Continue reading

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Insideman’s Pull Lists – Two Week Catch-Up Showcasing the Best and Worst Hardcovers, Graphic Novels and Manga from 6.27.12 & 6.20.12!

And I don’t know why. I’m back in Los Angeles, my Hell Away from Home™, my Mom’s doing much better, my Agent’s not screaming at me to get to work (for once), the Super Computer is faster than ever (after … Continue reading

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M’s Spot – Why I DROPPED Most of DC’s New 52 Comics

That was basically the first word out of my mouth when I heard Amy Reeder was off Batwoman. Don’t know why she’s gone. She might have wanted more influence on story, page layouts or both. Maybe not. I just know … Continue reading

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Insideman’s Pull List™ Hardcover, Graphic Novel & Manga Picks for 3.7.12

I don’t think I have a hard time apologizing. I just think I have a hard time realizing when I’m wrong. And I think there is a big difference between the two. I could have difficulty with both— and then … Continue reading

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Insideman’s Pull List™ Hardcover, Graphic Novel & Manga Picks for 2.8.12

Holy Overkill, Matt Fraction. What bedevilment hath thou wrought, Architect of Marvel? It’s no secret where Jose and I stood when we critiqued Marvel’s Thor-centric Fear Itself “event” comic. We didn’t like it. I didn’t care for the story because … Continue reading

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Insideman’s Pull List™ Hardcover, Graphic Novel & Manga Picks for 11.23.11

I don’t know about you but sometimes I LOVE Hate Mail. It takes all forms, of course… But some of it is just downright creative. Other jabs even genuinely seem to want to improve things. Most of it, though, just … Continue reading

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IMJ NATION™ Podcast Season 2 Episode #3 ALL NEW!

“The one where BOTH Jose and Ian realize we have nothing to fear but FEAR ITSELF.” CHECK OUT THE ALL-NEW, STILL OVERLY BITTER SECOND SEASON of the IMJ NATION™ PODCASTS! EPISODE # 3 It’s EPIC, it’s INSPIRING and it is … Continue reading

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