Tag Archives: Ultimate Comics

IMJ Nation™ Confessions!

Every once in a while this happens to me. Does it happen to you? I picked up this slim 136 page trade paperback 3 weeks ago and I’ve just now finished it. Why? Hard to tell, but this happens to … Continue reading

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IMJ Capsule Reviews™ – All New Comic Book Reviews!

Age of Ultron #1 Writer: Brian Michael Bendis Artists: Bryan Hitch, Paul Neary Colorist: Paul Mounts Letterer: Cory Petit 29 pages, $3.99 I planned to jump right into this review without any preamble. I really wanted to write two actual … Continue reading

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Insideman’s Pull List™ – The Best and Worst Hardcovers, Graphic Novels and Manga for 11.14.12!

I really thought I’d run out of things to say (positive or negative) about Brian Michael Bendis’ stuff a long, long time ago… But his work still amazingly finds new ways to offend even my hardened sensibilities. So it makes … 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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NUFF SAID! Weekly Word Balloon Contest #3 – HABIBI Hardcover 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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Rick Huerta’s BAGS & BOREDS™ – Justice League Begins DC’s New 52… And Much More!

This is the week that the IMJ Nation™ relaunches and throws all prior previews, Insideman Pull Lists™, Mellow Monday’s™ and Nerdly Possessions™ out the window! We are starting from scratch and remember, Shhh… Nothing that ever happened actually ever happened. … 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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