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COMIC REVIEW: Bane: Conquest #1

In Comic Books, DC Comics by Garret Tumey0 Comments

Out today is the first installment of Bane: Conquest, issue one in a twelve part series, written by Chuck Dixon (Robin, Detective Comics) with art by Graham Nolan (Hawkworld, Power of the Atom). The legendary team that have worked together to release dozens of hit titles across the comic world, come back to write another chapter of one of their greatest …

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Comic Book Review: Suicide Squad/The Banana Splits Annual #1

In DC Comics by Iron Squid0 Comments

WHY!? Our story begins with our ragtag band of bubble gum pop musicians getting pulled over by cops for speeding in a military grade jeep, and if you learned anything from the title then sure enough your worst nightmares appear as the Banana Splits pop out of their vehicle and decide to get themselves arrested for some reason, meanwhile we …

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COMIC REVIEW: Savage Things #1

In Comic Books, DC Comics, REVIEW by Garret Tumey0 Comments

Out today from Vertigo and DC Comics is Savage Things #1. Writer Justin Jordan (The Legacy of Luther Strode) tells the brutal tale. While artist Ibrahim Moustafa (High Crimes) illustrates the new eight-issue miniseries. Colored by Jordan Boyd (Deadly Class) and lettered by Josh Reed. This is both gruesome and intriguing with twist and turns that will hook you into wanting …

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COMIC REVIEW: Super Sons #1

In Comic Books, DC Comics by Garret Tumey0 Comments

Out today from DC is Super Sons #1, featuring everyone’s favorite Justice League Junior’s, Damian Wayne and Jonathon Kent. Story and words by Peter J. Tomasi (Superman), illustrated by Jorge Jimenez (Earth 2: Society). With colors done by Alejandro Sanchez (Injustice: Gods Among Us) and letters by Rob Leigh (Jonah Hex). [SPOILERS AHEAD] This issue begins with a prologue where …

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COMIC REVIEW: The Flintstones #8

In Comic Books, DC Comics by Garret Tumey1 Comment

Out this week is another rock solid Issue of DC’s The Flintstones. The eighth issue of Mark Russell (Prez) and Steve Pugh’s (Animal Man) amazing homage to the classic animated family we all love. The Flintstones is only one of DC’s amazing new comic series based on classic Hanna Barbera cartoons. Others include a post-apocalyptic Wacky Raceland (Wacky Races), the Resident …

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COMIC REVIEW: Planet of the Apes/Green Lantern #1

In Boom, Comic Books, DC Comics by Garret Tumey1 Comment

Out today, on February 1st, comes a legendary team-up from Boom! Studios and DC Comics. It’s Planet of the Apes/Green Lantern #1, the first of six in total, written by Justin Jordan (Spread, Green Lantern:New Guardians). Story by Robbie Thompson (Silk, Venom:Space Knight) with art by Barnaby Bagenda (The Omega Men) and Alex Guimarães (Lord of the Jungle). These two …

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Comic Review: Vigilante: Southland #1

In Comic Books, DC Comics by Iron Squid0 Comments

I apologize for the delay in my reviews, a friend of mine is getting married. However, today we take a look at a title that is not a part of the Rebirth line up for DC and has not had an original series in a very long time. Also, was very disappointed that this was not about the singing cowboy… …

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Review: THE LOST BOYS #1

In Comic Books, DC Comics by BeardMaster0 Comments

Let’s venture back to Santa Carla, California, the back drop for the 1987 cult classic vampire flick, The Lost Boys! Vertigo Comics picks up right where the movie left off: Sam is working in a comic shop, Michael in an old folks home, Emerson is training the Frog Brothers and the quiet coastal town is blood sucker free. The Lost …

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Comic Book Review: Blue Beetle #1

In Comic Books, DC Comics by Iron Squid0 Comments

Do you hate when you are minding your own business and you wake up with an evil “alien” scarab on your back that can turn into a mech suit?  So do I. But this doesn’t stop our hero Blue Beetle from being an evil “alien” scarab wearing teenager that gives him a mech suit. Blue Beetle #1 I had some …

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Press Release : DC Comics Presents : Batman #9 “I Am Suicide”

In Comic Books, DC Comics by Just Bob0 Comments

I Am Suicide begins in BATMAN #9! The next great Batman story,  “I Am Suicide,” begins in BATMAN #9 by Tom King and Mikel Janin this October! In order to save Gotham Girl Batman recruits a team to break into the most impenetrable prison in the world and steal from one of the Dark Knight’s greatest foes… Bane. “She’s been infected by the Psycho …

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Press Release: More DC Rebirth still coming in September!

In Comic Books, DC Comics by Just Bob0 Comments

There’s still more DC Rebirth coming in September! Beast Boy, Starfire, Robin, Raven and Kid Flash are back in action! Last to debut, but certainly not least, TEEN TITANS: REBIRTH #1 is one of the final DC Rebirth comics (along with CYBORG: REBIRTH and BATMAN BEYOND: REBIRTH) to hit shelves this fall after several months of exciting title launches. In the new series, the Teen Titans start …

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Comic Review: HellBlazer #1

In Comic Books, DC Comics by Iron Squid0 Comments

Sorry this one is late, for some reason the scheduling was off on this and did not realize it was out until yesterday. But I’m back to take a look at my old pal John Constantine and his wacky shenanigans! Let me start off by saying: Swamp Thing riding in the back seat of Chas taxi is probably one of …

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Comic Book Review: Deathstroke Rebirth

In Comic Books, DC Comics by Just Bob0 Comments

Having never read any Deathstroke comics before, I wasn’t really sure what I would find. I will say it’s entertaining.  By that I mean, if I were to compare it to a movie, I would say it’s a rental.  Then again, I’m not the biggest DS fan out there.  I have always been aware of him and what he does, …

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Comic Book Review: Blue Beetle Rebirth

In Comic Books, DC Comics by Iron Squid0 Comments

Jamie Reyes is a great Blue Beetle, although Ted Kord was the one who got me started on BB. I was excited to learn Blue Beetle Jamie was back after the disappearance of the New 52. That said let’s take a Look at Blue Beetle Rebirth! Blue Beetle Rebirth has an interested premise of both Ted Kord (second Blue Beetle) …

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Comic Book Review: Suicide Squad #1

In Comic Books, DC Comics by Iron Squid0 Comments

Yes guys, I’m back after reviewing and loving the Rebirth Title of Suicide Squad. Also, I enjoyed the movie as well…and what better way to complete the triangle than to review the now ongoing Suicide Squad comic and it’s.. The same as the Rebirth title, except instead they have to find a weapon in Siberia and the only way to …

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Comic Book Review: Deathstroke Rebirth

In Comic Books, DC Comics by Iron Squid0 Comments

Yes we are doing a lot of Rebirth stuff, but granted there is a TON of ground to cover with Rebirth as it still hasn’t scratched the surface of what it is! This week I took a look at everyones favorite Wilson, Wade…I mean Slade Wilson! That is right, Deathstroke. Deathstrokes Rebirth starts off with a flash back of him …

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Comic Book Review: Suicide Squad Rebirth #1

In Comic Books, DC Comics by Iron Squid0 Comments

I wanted to wait to release this review, since the movie is coming-out this weekend, but since it has gotten mediocre reviews and what not, I thought I’d shed some kind of white light on a dud movie. Also note: I haven’t seen the movie, I can’t say what my opinion really is on it. But Will Smith is Deadshot …

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Press Release : DC Comics : First look at ‘Supergirl’ From DC All Access Panel AT SDCC 2016

In Comic Books, DC Comics by Just Bob0 Comments

  FIRST LOOK AT ‘SUPERGIRL’ FROM DC ALL ACCESS PANEL AT SDCC 2016   As seen on the DC ALL ACCESS Panel at San Diego Comic-Con earlier today, take a look at these early previews of SUPERGIRL: REBIRTH #1 and SUPERGIRL #1. Feel free to run these previews at any time!   SUPERGIRL: REBIRTH #1- On sale August 17   Supergirl turns to …

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Comic Book Review: HellBlazer Rebirth #1

In Comic Books, DC Comics by Iron Squid0 Comments

So I’m a huge Constantine fan, I enjoy the Vertigo titles and really loved the new John Constantine Hellblazer by Ming Doyle. So when I heard that this was getting revived once again, I had to jump on it and see if it can stand on its own. Also…no I didn’t really care for the New 52 run Constantine, it …

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Press Release : Vertigo Comics Presents The Comic Book Sequel To The Film The Lost Boys

In Comic Books, DC Comics by Just Bob0 Comments

  SINK YOUR TEETH INTO THE COMIC BOOK SEQUEL TO THE FILM THE LOST BOYS   THE LOST BOYS never grow old, never die, and have a new miniseries from Vertigo on behalf of Warner Bros. Consumer Products hitting shelves October 12. The stakes are high in this nostalgic and unstoppable sequel to the ’80s cult classic vampire film. Featuring the surviving characters from the film, …

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Press Release : DC Entertainment Presents Deadman: Mark Mansion of Forbidden Love

In Comic Books, DC Comics by Just Bob0 Comments

DC ANNOUNCES DEADMAN: DARK MANSION OF FORBIDDEN LOVE A Chilling New Miniseries Arrives in Time for All Hallows’ Eve   A gothic tale of love, mystery, and vengeful spirits arrives just in time for the scariest month of the year, as DC Entertainment announces the return of Boston Brand, a.k.a. Deadman, in DARK MANSION OF FORBIDDEN LOVE—a frightful new miniseries …

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Comic Book Review: NightWing Rebirth #1

In Comic Books, DC Comics by Iron Squid0 Comments

Hi everyone, I know I’ve been really bad at this and I’m sorry! School has been kicking my butt and I released a quick review of Theatrics a few days ago! But now I am back to continue on with Rebirth and a few other titles. I’m looking at NightWing #1! Also Note: I’ve never read NightWing or Grayson, so …

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Press Release: DC Entertainment Presents The Vigilante: Southland

In Comic Books, DC Comics by Just Bob0 Comments

A NEW TAKE ON A CLASSIC DC CRIME-FIGHTER—THE VIGILANTE: SOUTHLAND Crime Novelist Gary Phillips Reimagines the Vigilante on the Mean Streets of Los Angeles in a New Six-Issue Monthly Miniseries Scheduled for October   The spirits of Greg Saunders and Adrian Chase are alive and well at DC, but instead of the open prairie or the skyscrapers of Manhattan, the …

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He-Man VS Thundercats This Fall From DC Comics!

In Comic Books, DC Comics by Duff0 Comments

From DC Comics: The Power of Grayskull and The Sword of Omens Collide this October It’s the epic crossover event 30 years in the making! He-Man and the Masters of the Universe team up with the ThunderCats to make comic book and pop culture history! Scheduled to debut in October and published by DC Entertainment, this monthly miniseries will embroil …

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Press Release: DC Presents Midnighter and Apollo in Six-Issue Miniseries

In DC Comics by Just Bob0 Comments

Midnighter and Apollo Reunite in Six-Issue Miniseries From their days as founding members of The Authority, the heroes Midnighter and Apollo have been forever linked, both professionally and romantically. On October 5th, they’ll be back, badder than ever, in Midnighter and Apollo, a six-issue miniseries written by breakout star Steve Orlando, with art by Fernando Blanco, colors by Romulo Fajardo Jr. and covers …

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Comic Review: Aquaman #1

In Comic Books, DC Comics by Iron Squid0 Comments

Dc Comics, Writer: Dan Abnett, Artist: Andrew Hennessey, Bradley Walker Do you like Aquaman? No? Well you need too! We are continuing our Rebirth time with the latest installation of it..Aquaman #1 but not Rebirth, it’s after Rebirth, but you all knew that! Aquaman opens up with Mera and Arthur talking about the issue with The Drift in the Rebirth …

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Press Release: Vertigo Comics Presents The Return of Fables

In Comic Books, DC Comics by Just Bob0 Comments

Beginning this September, a new chapter of the Fables legacy will begin with EVERAFTER: FROM THE PAGES OF FABLES. A new monthly Vertigo comic book —from the creative team behind the acclaimed digital-first series FABLES: THE WOLF AMONG US, writers Matthew Sturges and Dave Justus, with artwork by Travis Moore and covers by Tula Lotay — EVERAFTER takes place after Bill Willingham and Mark Buckingham’s beloved Eisner Award-winning …

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BATMAN, NIGHTWING & DETECTIVE COMICS Six Part Event!

In Comic Books, DC Comics by Duff0 Comments

The 6 part Night of the Monster Men” spans the BATMAN, NIGHTWING and DETECTIVE COMICS issues this September and October. The arc will force the defenders of Gotham to confront a villain from the Dark Knights past. Night of the Monster Men – Parts 1 for 3 [one_third][/one_third] [two_third_last]Part One – BATMAN #7 On sale September 21 Co-Written by Steve …

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COMIC REVIEW: DC Rebirth: Batman #1

In Comic Books, DC Comics by Bub Smith0 Comments

Batman is a character that most of us grew up pretending to be. Didn’t matter if you ever picked up comic book in your life, odds are pretty good you jumped from furniture to furniture proclaim,”I’M BATMAN!” We are dealing with a character that has done just about everything. From battling Superman to fighting of a shark with ‘shark repellent’ …

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Comic Book Review: Aquaman Rebirth #1

In Comic Books, DC Comics by Iron Squid0 Comments

DC Comics, Writer: Dan Abnett, Artist: Oscar Jimenez, 32 Pages Look…the only thing I’m going to say is I like Aquaman… Arthur Curry A.K.A Aquaman, is the King of the Seas and he has claimed himself protector of the entire ocean. So we find Aquaman going after the Deluge: A terrorist organization from Atlantis that despises humans and Aquaman for being a …

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Comic Book Review: Flash Rebirth #1

In Comic Books, DC Comics by Iron Squid0 Comments

DC Comics, Artist: Carmine Di Giandomenico, Writer: Joshua Williamson, 32 Pages We continue our Rebirth with some good old fashion Flash! The fastest man alive is no longer responsible for this hiccup in the DC Universe Time Line…because remember New 52 is an alternate universe and theirs Constantine and there is a bunch of other things…anyway Flash Rebirth! First we open up …

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Review: Wonder Woman REBIRTH #1

In Comic Books, DC Comics by Duff0 Comments

Ever have a moment or a day when everything is foggy? Your surroundings are a titled? It’s like when you’re dreaming, everything looks real but an uneasiness stirs quietly in the shadows. This Wonder Women’s state of mind in issue one of REBIRTH. If you haven’t read the REBIRTH special issue you should stop reading all reviews about the REBIRTH …

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Comic Review: BATMAN REBIRTH #1

In Comic Books, DC Comics by BeardMaster0 Comments

After The New 52, DC once again “reboots” its main continuity with REBIRTH! Batman Rebirth #1 quickly dips us into the flames with an arc focused around a villain causing the seasons to change daily as well as age according to the season; ultimately he dies but is reborn a younger self with knowledge of his past forms. The usual …

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Comic Book Review: Superman Rebirth #1

In Comic Books, DC Comics by Iron Squid0 Comments

Writer: Peter J. Tomasi, Artist: Patrick Gleason, DC, 21 Pages Rebirth came out…and did some reboot type stuff that was like Convergence but better and made more sense, so Superman got a Rebirth and here it is! Forgive me, I haven’t been reading to much of the Superman titles, so if I miss something please for give me! New 52 …

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Comic Review: Scooby Doo Apocalypse #1

In Comic Books, DC Comics by Duff0 Comments

While there is a chance of over looking this title, because it lands the same day as REBIRTH, I hope you don’t. Let me tell you why. Based for a concept from comic legend Jim Lee, Scooby Doo Apocalypse, is a unique and fresh take on Mystery Incorporated. This isn’t the team of made famous in the 70’s cartoons or …

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WALLY WEST RETURNS!

In Comic Books, DC Comics by Duff0 Comments

DC REBIRTH so far looks pretty exciting, and this Wednesday we get to find out what it’s all about with a special 80 page issue. Here’s a recent quote from DC Entertainment Chief Creative Officer Geoff Johns; “Rebirth is about focusing in on the core of the character and their respective universe, It brings back what has been lost: the …

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Comic Review: Future Quest #1

In Comic Books, DC Comics by BeardMaster0 Comments

DC’s Future Quest brings together the who’s who of the Hanna Barbera superhero – verse of yester year. Opening on a distant world, and years before we pick up on the last city of Voranova which is under attack by Omnikron. In the final panel of the battle, we are left with a haunting image of a lone captain overlooking …

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Comic Review: Batman #52

In Comic Books, DC Comics by Duff0 Comments

After last issues’ swan song to creative team Snyder and Greg Capullo, I thought it was going to be tough to put the cape and cowl back on. Synder and Capullo’s run is just legendary, the Court of Owls alone is call for the comics hall of fame. I thought the handling of issue 51 was a perfect note to …

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New DC REBIRTH Covers!

In Comic Books, DC Comics by Duff0 Comments

From DC Comics: New REBIRTH Titles Debuting This June DC Entertainment’s line wide titles relaunch, REBIRTH, starts this month with the DC UNIVERSE: REBIRTH SPECIAL, written by Geoff Johns with an all-star roster of some of the greatest artists in the game – Gary Frank, Ivan Reis, Ethan Van Sciver and Phil Jimenez! This 80 page blockbuster, priced at $2.99, …

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Comic Book Review: Superman Rebirth #1

In Comic Books, DC Comics by Iron Squid0 Comments

Writer: Peter J. Tomasi, Artist: Patrick Gleason, DC, 21 Pages Rebirth came out…and did some reboot type stuff that was like Convergence but better and made more sense, so Superman got a Rebirth and here it is! Forgive me, I haven’t been reading to much of the Superman titles, so if I miss something please for give me! New 52 …

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Comic Review: HARLEY QUINN #27

In Comic Books, DC Comics by Duff0 Comments

So a few weeks back I reviewed Harley Quinn and Her Gang Of Harley’s #1 (you can read it here) and I even interviewed the writers, Jimmy Palmiotti and Frank Tieri (listen to that here)…So I went into that book a mild Harley fan. Good character, but I wasn’t had over heels like so many other comic geeks. Well…I still …