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Top 5 Comic Book Picks for June 2015

1. E IS FOR EXTINCTION #1 / Marvel Comics Written by Chris Burnham / Art by Ramon Villalobos Alright, let’s be honest…there is an influx of SECRET WARS spin-off titles in Marvel’s current 8-part mini-ser...


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SDCC 2015: BATMAN/TMNT Crossover Coming in November!

Ohmygodohmygodohmygod!  Can my inner 8-year old be squealing any louder with fanboy delight about this news?! At a San Diego Comic-Con panel on Friday, DC Comics and IDW Publishing gave a joint presentation announcing a 6-issu...


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Top 5 Comic Book Picks for May 2015

1. SECRET WARS #1 and #2 / Marvel Comics Written by Jonathan Hickman / Art by Esad Ribic What can I say!? The entire Marvel universe (both of them!) is forever changed and everything big and bold is happening in the main 8-p...



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Top 5 Comic Book Picks for April 2015

1. JUPITER’S LEGACY Volume 1 (issues #1-5) / Image Comics Written by Mark Millar / Art by Frank Quitely JUPITER’S LEGACY is something truly special. And what else would one expect from a team-up of this caliber....


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Top 5 Comic Book Picks for March 2015

1. THE SHAOLIN COWBOY: SHEMP BUFFET / Dark Horse Books Written by Geof Darrow / Art by Geof Darrow Do yourself a huge favor. Look up artist/writer Geof Darrow on the interweb, find out what comic books he has worked on, and buy...


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Marvelsphere Podcast Episode 7 – AGENT CARTER

Marvelsphere Episode 7 – AGENT CARTER Join Jason and Mike as they discuss the first (maybe only?) season of Marvel’s AGENT CARTER. See what we thought of the series as a whole, how it ties into the bigger picture, a...



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BATMAN ETERNAL Series (#1-52) Comic Book Review

NOTE: this review may contain some fairly big SPOILERS for the series. BATMAN ETERNAL is the latest DC Comics weekly series that started last April and just recently concluded.  It was hyped up to be a major story arc that wou...


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Top 5 Comic Book Picks for February 2015

1. SPIDER-GWEN #1 / Marvel Written by Jason Latour / Art by Robbi Rodriguez Now this is my kind of Marvel book. It’s a self contained story set in a parallel Marvel universe featuring Gwen Stacy alive and well role reve...


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Top 5 Comic Book Picks for January 2015

1. STAR WARS #1 / Marvel Written by Jason Aaron / Art by John Cassaday STAR WARS is back with Marvel Comics after its extremely long lasting and prosperous time with Dark Horse. The official STAR WARS canon has been reset basic...



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CAPTAIN AMERICA: WINTER SOLDIER Comic Book Review

Apologies in advance to my husband, but I have a confession to make: I’m in love with Captain America. Which is surprising even to me because when I was younger, Captain America was never my favorite Marvel superhero. As a ma...


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Robert Kirkman’s OUTCAST #1-3 Comic Book Review

Anybody out there who knows anything about the current landscape of comic books should know the name Robert Kirkman. Besides creating and writing THE WALKING DEAD for who knows how many years now, Kirkman is responsible for one...


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ORIGIN II Mini-Series Comic Book Review

Warning: Major spoilers ahead!! One would not expect a trip into the past of one of the most violent characters in the Marvel Universe to be sunshine and roses, so it’s not a surprise that ORIGIN II, the second mini series ab...



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Marvelsphere Podcast Ep. 4 – X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST

MarvelSphere Episode 4 – X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST Join Jason Furie and Mike McG as they discuss one of the biggest Marvel movies of the summer X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST. Discover why Mike and Jason are such big X-MEN f...


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Hidden Gems: TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES – THE ULTIMATE VISUAL HISTORY

How many times do I have to say it, people?  I am a diehard fan of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles!  It was the sci-fi/fantasy property that I immediately latched onto in childhood and, throughout the years, I have found tim...


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CYCLOPS #1 Comic Book Review

I can say with 100% confidence that I am one of Cyclops’ #1 fans! I grew up adoring him in the comics, marveled at his awesomeness in the 90’s Fox cartoon, and he was always my #1 choice when my friends and I busted...



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50 High-Fives at BigWOW! Comicfest 2014

Never Ending Radical Dude’s Jason Furie and Matt DeLight head on over to San Jose for the Big WOW! Comicfest where all the cosplayers come out to have fun and show off their goods! We take to the aisles and high-five our ...


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BLACK SCIENCE VOL.1: HOW TO FALL FOREVER Comic Book Review

BLACK SCIENCE VOL. 1: HOW TO FALL FOREVER (collecting issues #1-6) starts off with two scientists desperately attempting to escape through an alien landscape from humanoid frog soldiers who alternate between firing off primitiv...


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Field Trip: Big Wow ComicFest 2014

Despite a few minor hiccups (Mostly fart and pratfall related), this Old Timer would say that BigWow Comicfest 2014 was a rousing high-five of a success. Big Wow had many of the things I look for in a convention. Namely comics....



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DAREDEVIL (2014) #1 Comic Book Review

I will be honest with you and say that I’ve been ‘blind’ to the Daredevil comics for the past few years. I have a very basic grasp on the character. For those of you who aren’t familiar with the characte...


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MarvelSphere Podcast Ep. 3 – THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 2

MarvelSphere Episode 3 – THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 2 Join Jason Furie and Mike McG with special guest Mark Espinosa as they discuss their history with Spider-Man and share their reactions to the recent Marvel film THE AMAZIN...