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Con News: Steranko returns to Baltimore Comic-Con!

Jim Steranko is returning to Baltimore Comic-Con! Co-creator of Nick Fury, as well as writer/artist for Captain America, The Hulk, Superman, X-Men, and many more! He hasn’t hit BCC since 2001, so it’ll be so good to hear what he’s … Continue reading

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2017 Halloween ComicFest titles announced! Zombie Tramp! Black Eyed Kids! Afterlife With Archie! MOAR!

It’s the moooost wonderful tiiiiiime of the yeeear… No, not right now.  I’m talking Halloween!  Ghoulies, ghosties, long-legged beasties, and free comics!  That’s right, Halloween ComicFest has announced the freebies for their yearly giveaway – this year it’s on October … Continue reading

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Wanna peek at the titles for next year’s Free Comic Book Day? Right this way…

Mmm, free comic books.  Yeah, yeah, mah people.  We’ll probably clean up this month, with all the holidayness erupting all over the place.  Mmm, prezzies.  But the folks at Free Comic Book Day have announced the 50 titles that made … Continue reading

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Off the Shelf: Neil Gaiman’s The Last Temptation 20th Anniversary Deluxe Edition

Nutshell: The Last Temptation is classic Gaiman, and classic Cooper to boot.  The artwork is still breathtaking after 20 years, and the added bits of script, letters and insight are worth the price of admission for fans.  A must for … Continue reading

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Off the Shelf: V-Wars Volume 1

Publication 411: TBP of the first five issues of the V-Wars series. Scheduled for publication by IDW on 10/28/2014. Story: We have met the enemy, and he is infected with the ICE virus.  Y’know the virus that turns people into…no, … Continue reading

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Off the Shelf: White Death

(NOTE: I received a copy of this book through NetGalley.) Publication 411: Hardcover edition of the original 1998 title (though the info page is confusing as it lists the copyright as 2014.) Story:  WWI was supposed to be “the war … Continue reading

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Off the Shelf: Hatsune Miku Graphics Vocaloid Comics & Art Vol 2

(NOTE: I received a copy of this book via NetGalley) Though “Virtual Pop Star” Hatsune Miku (and the Vocaloid voice synthesizer in general) may not be widely known in the USA, the singing voice synthesizer with a groovy anime look … Continue reading

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