Tag Archives: Scott Pilgrim

Nick Furi’s ODDS and ENDS™- This Week’s Pop Culture News Round-Up!

Film – While Marvel Studios is knocking everything out of the box-office lately, there’s still one gaping hole in their catalog filled with overwhelming successes: The lack of a female-led motion picture. After the success of Luc Besson’s Lucy (starring … Continue reading

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Who’s Getting What This Week?

Detective Comics #25, Drumhellar #1, Painkiller Jane – Price of Freedom #1 + Suicide Risk #7 Yes, I know Detective Comics #25 is a dreaded Batman – Zero Year tie-in, but I really like John Layman and Jason Fabok’s work … Continue reading

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Odds and Ends – This Week’s Pop Culture News Round-Up!

Film – Pretty much every comic fan and sci-fi geek has heard about the anti-gay controversies surrounding sci-fi author Orson Scott Card. As his big budget Ender’s Game nears its big push (without the author) at Comic Con (because, you know, SDCC … 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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Insideman’s Pull Lists™ – The Best and Worst Hardcovers, Graphic Novels and Manga from 8.22.12 & 8.29.12!

Americans can always note the waning days of Summer by the paucity of decent new movies appearing in theaters. It’s the dead zone between the dumbed-down Hollywood Blockbusters and the more Serious Fare released to hopefully snag a few Oscar … Continue reading

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Man, Am I Glad I Waited to Buy The Scott Pilgrim Graphic Novels

Yup, that’s right. I don’t own any of the Scott Pilgrim trades. That’s one of the few perks of working at a comic shop– getting to read quite a bit for free. One has to keep up with their own … Continue reading

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‘NUFF SAID! Weekly Word Balloon Contest #2 – Leap Day SCOTT PILGRIM Giveaway!

Write Your Word Balloons In A Post! Jose and Ian will pick 2 to 3 finalists each week. Then you will ALL vote in a quick 24 HOUR POLL every week! Winner Wins a Prize and Sees His/Her Cover Complete … Continue reading

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