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Locusmortis’ PREVIEWS Hits and Misses™ – Double Pump Edition!

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 Comic Book Reviews™

Forever Evil #1 Nightfall Writer: Geoff Johns Artists: David Finch, Richard Friend Colorist: Sonia Oback Letterer: Rob Leigh 34-36 pages, $3.99 The treacherous DC “event” Trinity War is over, but not before leading directly into another DC crossover “event” called Forever Evil. Yes, … Continue reading

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Ask Insideman™ – Revisiting 39 of the Best Recent Graphic Novels

Many, many weeks ago Skinner Sweet posted on an IMJ Open Thread– saying he was getting back into comics (after being gone for about a year), and wondered if anybody had read anything worth pointing him toward. Then I was … Continue reading

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IMJ Capsule Reviews™ – All New Comic Book Reviews!

Batman Incorporated #8 The Boy Wonder Returns Writer: Grant Morrison Artists: Chris Burnham, Jason Masters Colorist: Nathan Fairbairn Letterer: Taylor Esposito 22 pages, $2.99 My biggest problem with Batman Incorporated #8 has nothing to do with the comic itself. I’m … Continue reading

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IMJ Capsule Reviews™ – All New Comic Book Reviews for the Week of 2.20.13!

Justice League of America #1 World’s Most Dangerous Chapter 1 Writer: Geoff Johns Artist: David Finch Colorists: Sonia Oback, Jeromy Cox Letterer: Rob Leigh 31 pages, $3.99 I honestly can’t believe this comic book exists. For one, there doesn’t seem … Continue reading

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IMJ Capsule Reviews™ – All New Comic Book Reviews for the Week of 1.23.13!

Red Hood and the Outlaws #16 Death of the Family: Family Matters! Writer: Scott Lobdell Penciler: Timothy Green II Inker: Wayne Faucher Colorist: Blond Letterer: Travis Lanham 20 pages, $2.99 Wow, this was a hard book to slog through! I’ve … 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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