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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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IMJ Capsule Reviews™ – All New Comic Book Reviews!

Archer and Armstrong #0 Desperate Times Writer: Fred Van Lente Artist: Clayton Henry Letterer: Dave Lanphear Colorist: David Baron 23 pages, $3.99 The only Valiant comic I’ve ever read before Archer and Armstrong #0 was Magnus Robot Fighter #2– and that was around about 1992 back in the … Continue reading

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IMJ Capsule Reviews™ – All New Comic Book Reviews!

Iron Man #9 The Secret Origin of Tony Stark – Prologue Writer: Kieron Gillen Artist: Dale Eaglesham Colorist: Guru eFX Letterer: VC’s Joe Caramagna 20 pages, $3.99 Iron Man #9 was a less than average comic. Kieron Gillen’s story is slow and inconsequential… And the cliff-hanger … Continue reading

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Insideman’s Pull Lists™ – The Best and Worst Hardcovers, Graphic Novels and Manga for 1.23.13 and 1.30.13!

Fuck illness. Fuck being sick. My medical odyssey began with a cold on January 2nd… That lasted almost 3 weeks– complete with sharp, lingering abdominal pain that had me banging back and forth to different “Healthcare Providers” like a silver … Continue reading

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IMJ Capsule Reviews™ – All New Comic Book Reviews for the Week of 10.3.12!

Detective Comics #13 Duck and Cover IQ Test (Back-up) Writer: John Layman Artist: Jason Fabok, Andy Clarke Isn’t life funny? W.D. Prescott spent the week in Vegas celebrating his birthday (Happy Birthday, Will!) with family and friends (What is this … Continue reading

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Locusmortis’ PREVIEWS Hits & Misses™ – Rating Comic Shop Offerings for August/September 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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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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