Tag Archives: J Michael Straczynski

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 for the Week of 11.21.12!

Amazing Spider-Man #698 Dying Wish Prelude: Day in the Life Writer: Dan Slott Artist: Richard Elson Colorist: Antonio Fabela Letterer: VC’s Chris Eliopoulos 20 pages, $3.99 It’s finally here. The issue of Amazing Spider-Man that writer Dan Slott incessantly whined … Continue reading

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Insideman’s Pull List™ TWO WEEK SPECIAL: Hot Hardcover, Graphic Novel & Manga Picks for 4.18.12 & 4.25.12!

Yes, we’re back to this CRAP. Had to take the last week “off” for obvious reasons. But I have returned with a vengeance… I think. It’s been a very long two weeks– punctuated by the need to upgrade the upstairs … Continue reading

Posted in AVENGERS, Commentary, COSTLY COMIC BOOKS, Geek Culture, Hardcovers & Graphic Novels, Insideman's Pull List™, Insideman's Weekly Hardcover & Graphic Novel Picks, Inveterate Media Junkies™ Exclusive, Opinion | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Before Watchmen Pages and Character Designs “Leak” Onto the Net

Down below you will find a slew of pics taken by the website BuzzFeed of the upcoming Before Watchmen series of mini-series. The photos are taken from a binder which will most likely be making the rounds at comic conventions … Continue reading

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IMJ Question of the Week™ Is Before Watchmen a Good Idea… Or a Bad One?

When you think about the sorry state of current comic book sales, you realize that it was really only a matter of time until DC Comics released a follow-up project to Watchmen. Former DC Publisher Paul Levitz was the only … Continue reading

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Insideman’s Pull List™ Hardcover, Graphic Novel & Manga Picks for 12.7.11

An Indifferent Pink Snowman ☃™ to the following: After outing my “revenge” followers on Twitter in last week’s post, TWO of them quit following me. Too late, assholes. You’re on the “list”. “What list would that be?” you ask? “Why, … Continue reading

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WHAT THE HACK?™ Shane Davis’ PITIFUL Superman Earth One Book Two Cover

Superman Earth One: Book Two Cover By Shane “Hack” Davis Seriously DC… If this is what you call a COOL, EDGY take on Superman… I’ll keep my fucking money. Thank you very much!

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