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Insideman’s Pull List™ Hardcover, Graphic Novel & Manga Picks for 8.24.11

Is DC making it up as they go along too? I don’t have a problem with DC releasing their Hardcovers & Trades in a more timely fashion. Still an unapologetic “Wait for the Trade” kinda guy, I have always felt … Continue reading

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Insideman’s Pull List™ Hardcover, Graphic Novel & Manga Picks for 8.10.11

Here’s the deal. BIG COMIC BOOK NEWS these past couple of weeks– especially for people who are fascinated by the BUSINESS of comics: The uproar came from Marvel Comics recently receiving a summary judgment against the heirs of Jack “The … Continue reading

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Insideman’s Pull List™ Hardcover, Graphic Novel & Manga Picks for 4.6.11

As predicted, last month’s surprisingly weak END OF THE MONTH Ship Week brought us this: The 1st of the Month Dump™. As I seem to note with alarming calendar-like precision every month, some comic book publishers– and the lone major … Continue reading

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Insideman’s Pull List™ Hardcover, Graphic Novel & Manga Picks for 3.30.11

Light Week. Because of this, NEXT WEEK will be MASSIVE for Hardcovers & Graphic Novels… Or as we tend to call it now: The First of the Month Dump™. Strange Tales II HC. Published by Marvel Comics. The First Volume … Continue reading

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My Pull List™ Insideman’s Hardcover & Graphic Novel Picks for 3.9.11

I like & respect Robert Kirkman– both as a professional and as a human being. I greatly admire his commitment to the comics industry… His loyalty to his collaborators. Love his Walking Dead (both Comic Book and TV Show) and, … Continue reading

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My Pull List™ Insideman’s Hardcover & Graphic Novel Picks for 2.23.11

Such a ridiculously HUGE WEEK deserves a similar size Instant NSFW Maxi-Rant™! It’s not the BIGGEST week ever but it is another END OF THE MONTH DUMP™. Most (if not all) of you have probably already read IMJ Founder Jose … Continue reading

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My Pull List™ Insideman’s Hardcover & Graphic Novel Picks for 2.9.11

It won’t take much detective work to see that a LOT of books came out this week. Jose reported over 30 Marvel floppy titles alone. Not quite the 52+ of two weeks ago, but still FAR TOO MANY. So either … Continue reading

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