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J. Michael Straczynski

52 weeks. 52 different writers. 2 trade paperbacks or hardcovers a week. Each week I’ll take a look at a different writer and read two different collected editions from within that person’s repertoire to help in the examination of their…

Rob Liefeld and the D-List

Whenever I have a bit of writer’s block or simply can’t think of a topic for a column, the internet provides. Last week Rob Liefeld set Twitter abuzz with his comments about Deadpool, or more specifically about how Deadpool is…

Is JMS a big fat jerk?

So I am sure that many of you have seen the JMS vs Steve Wacker bit on Bleeding Cool. If not check it out here. Don’t worry I’ll wait. Back? Okay good. So here is the thing, JMS might not…

CBD’s 52Qs | #12: “What’s your take on J. Michael Straczynski leaving monthly comics and do you agree with his statement that “graphic novels… along with the occasional high-visibility miniseries. [are where] I think that the business is going”?”

Every week CBD’s Editor in Chief Pete DeCourcy asks the question and the crew (and special guests) give their answers, we’ll be doing this for 52 weeks. Tip of the hat goes to the gang at Scans_Daily for the inspiration.…

Reviews: The Amazing Spider-Man #640

Writer: Joe Quesada, Stan Lee (Spidey-Sundays) Artist: Paolo Rivera; Joe Quesada, Danny Miki, and Richard Isanove (pages 1 and 24); Marcos Martin (Spidey Sundays) All Peter and Mary-Jane wanted was to save Aunt May. Laying in a hospital bed after…

DC Announces Earth One

In what promises to be a week of big DC announcements, DC’s blog The Source is announcing a new line of graphic novels under the name “Earth One.” Starting next year, DC Comics will unveil SUPERMAN: EARTH ONE and BATMAN:…