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Comic Culture Radio Podcast | November 3rd

Comic Culture: The Mike Laidman Interview. Mike Laidman, creator of the MikesStupidComics web comic and member of the ThisWeekInGeek podcast team, joins hosts Chris Owen and Walter Durajlija this week.  Mike’s agent and girlfriend Laura Thomas is also a guest…

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Colleen Coover's Batman and Robin

I’ve read plenty of Colleen Coover’s work; Small Favours ranks among the best ‘erotica’ series I’ve ever read, and her output with Jeff Parker on the X-Men: First Class series basically made me a fan of both of them for…

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Undervalued Spotlight #52

For me Batman #1 delivers a lot. The comic outperforms two other notable title launches in several ways. A quick look at the credentials of Batman #1 vs. those of Superman #1 and Amazing Spider-Man #1 highlights just how important the first issue of Bats is. Pick up a copy of the Overstreet Price Guide and read up on the above issues, I’m sure you’ll agree that Batman #1 brings the most to the table. The Joker’s first appearance will trump J.J. Jameson any day. The first female villain...
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Review: Return of Bruce Wayne #4

Writer: Grant Morrison Pencils: Georges Jeanty Inks: Walden Wong Colours: Tony Avina There’s something strange, in the neighbourhood. Who you gonna call? Bat-Zorro! Welcome to another review of Grant Morrison’s Batman mini-series, The Return of Bruce Wayne. We’re up to…

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Review: Vengeance of Moon Knight #10

Writer: Gregg Hurwitz Artist: Juan Jose Ryp Colourist: Andres Mossa Letterer: Joe Caramagna Cover: Francesco Mattina Split personalities, post-traumatic stress disorder and vigilantism. Couple that with a history as a mercenary, and a fighting prowess rivaling that of Batman, and…

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I Love Comics: Grant Morrison (Part One)

Disclaimer: I don't know what this is, it's not organized nor is it well thought out - it's just a gut reaction ramble to Grant Morrison's work. It's more about celebrating someone who is pushing the superhero medium into it's next level. If you can handle that... read on.
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