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Locusmortis’ PREVIEWS Hits and Misses™ – Rating Comic Shop Offerings for February 2013 and March 2013

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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Locusmortis’ PREVIEWS Hits and Misses™ – Rating Comic Shop Offerings for January 2013 and February 2013

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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IMJ Site of the Day™ – KleinLetters.com

© 2012 Todd Klein If you can’t already tell, the founders of this website grew up on “old-fashioned” comics… That’s why when you visit IMJ, you get a comic-booky, pop culture feel. One of the things I have always enjoyed … Continue reading

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Locusmortis’ PREVIEWS Hits & Misses™ – Rating Comic Shop Offerings for September/October 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 4.20.11

ANOTHER DELUGE of BOOKS THIS WEEK! Too many. Way too many. Regular readers have heard me lament this before. There’s no rhyme or reason to these release schedules… No preference or thought put into the plight of the consumer. I … Continue reading

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Insideman’s Pull List™ Hardcover, Graphic Novel & Manga Picks for 3.23.11

Changes are afoot this week. First, you’ll notice that My Pull List has been revised to Insideman’s Pull List™. This has occurred for two reasons: 1) While surfing the net the other day, I saw that there were several “My … Continue reading

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Random Rants™! Black Panther is the NEW DAREDEVIL– Plus More BRILLIANT Stuff!

Random Rants™! are rants too tiny to warrant their own post but still significant (IMO) to be mentioned. As my schedule ebbs or grows, this feature will also allow me to throw something out to the blogosphere– without investing two … Continue reading

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