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IMJ Capsule Reviews™ – All New Comic Book Reviews for the Week of 11.14.12!

All New X-Men #1 Writer: Brain Bendis Artists: Stuart Immonen, Wade Von Grawbadger Colorist: Marte Gracia Letterer: VC’s Corey Petit 20 pages, $3.99 Last week I wrote quite a lot about what I thought was wrong with the MarvelNOW! initiative. … Continue reading

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IMJ Capsule Reviews™ – All New Comic Book Reviews for the Week of 10.10.12!

Uncanny Avengers #1 New Union Writer: Rick Remender Artist: John Cassaday I think it’s time to shake things up, since Marvel Comics— in the very first week of Marvel Now!— already seem to be completely missing the mark with everything … Continue reading

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IMJ Capsule Reviews™ – All New Comic Book Reviews for the Week of 8.29.12!

Long time readers and fans of Mr. Melendez will fondly remember his old Capsule Reviews columns on the old CCW Blog. It was a place true comic fans could come and get honest views from other fans… Reviews that mattered. … Continue reading

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Today’s BARF-O-RAMA™! Superman and Wonder Woman Now A Couple!

  Fresh from The Lord Giveth and the Lord Taketh Away Department: Just when Rob Liefeld lights up Twitter to give every DC Fan the good newz he’s finally leaving all three DC titles he’s currently desecrating, Entertainment Weekly dumps … Continue reading

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Rick Huerta’s BAGS & BOREDS™- Reviewing Morning Glories, Ultimate Comics and the NEW DC 52

In This Week’s Column… Grifter needs an iOS 5 update, Nick Spencer stays inconsistent and Rick still has no clue who the fuck Jake Ellis is– even after a complete 5 issue mini-series. Morning Glories #13 Written By: Nick Spencer … Continue reading

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RATE THE COVERS!™ DC NEW 52 MONTH TWO: WEEK 2! Plus ELEVEN BONUS COVERS!

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Rick Huerta’s BAGS & BOREDS™- Reviewing WEEK TWO of DC’s NEW #1 Comic Books

Week 2 of the DC Relaunch found me enduring lines at comic stores for the first time in years! It’s fun to see people coming out and buying books again but are we just going through another false speculation boom… … Continue reading

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