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Top 5 Comic Book Picks for February 2016

1. X-MEN: WORST X-MAN EVER #1 / Marvel Comics Written by Max Bemis / Art by Michael Walsh Pay close attention X-Men fans because writer Max Bemis’ WORST X-MAN EVER is the real deal. This 5-part mini-series doesn’t...


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Let’s Try this X-MEN ’92 Thing Again Shall We?

There is a lot of good and bad to be said about Marvel’s recently ended SECRET WARS event series. It felt like Marvel was just hand picking a ton of characters and eras that have been “fan favorites” in order ...


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Top 5 Comic Book Picks for January 2016

1. STAR WARS #15 / Marvel Comics Written by Jason Aaron / Art by Mike Mayhem As we all cool off from the STAR WARS and DARTH VADER crossover event series VADER DOWN, writer Jason Aaron slows things down a bit and revisits th...



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Top 5 Comic Book Picks For December 2015

1. SUPERMAN: AMERICAN ALIEN #2 / DC Comics Written by Max Landis / Art by Tommy Lee Edwards Superman has been around for a long ass time. There have been billions of stories told over the years seemingly covering just about ev...


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Fan-Made X-MEN: DANGER ROOM PROTOCOLS Goes Retro

Just to be clear, Canadian animator Joel Furtado’s retro style X-Men animated web series X-MEN: DANGER ROOM PROTOCOLS is not affiliated with Marvel, but rather, serves as a love letter to the 90’s style we love so m...


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Top 5 Comic Book Pics for November 2015

1. STAR WARS #11 and #12 / Marvel Comics Written by Jason Aaron / Art by Stuart Immonen What can I say, I have STAR WARS fever! Marvel is hitting home run after home run with this franchise and that has a lot to do with wri...



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Top 5 Comic Book Picks for October 2015

1. BLACK MAGICK #1 / Image Comics Written by Greg Rucka / Art by Nicola Scott It’s a Greg Rucka kinda month with his first book on the list BLACK MAGICK #1. It can be quickly described as a story about a tough as nails ...


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JUST ANOTHER SHEEP #1 Comic Book Review!

Whenever a group of nerds get together, the conversation has a tendency of gravitating towards the subject of ‘super powers’, which of course, results in everyone listing off their ideal super power. For instance, ...


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Top 5 Comic Book Picks for September 2015

1. STAR WARS: SHATTERED EMPIRE #1 / Marvel Comics Written by Greg Rucka / Art by Marco Checchetto We are just a few short months away from STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS and you can bet your wookie-cookie eating ass that I am...



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Top 5 Comic Book Picks for August 2015

1. WEIRDWORLD #3 / Marvel Comics Written by Jason Aaron / Art by Mike Del Mundo Just when I think I’m sick of all of this SECRET WARS mumbo jumbo over at Marvel I remind myself that it is responsible for a handful of ...


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Top 5 Comic Book Picks for July 2015

1. WE STAND GUARD #1 / Image Comics Written by Brian K. Vaughan / Art by Steve Skroce Holy cow this is a fun new book! Think G.I. JOE meets METAL GEAR in a mature rated epic set in the not too distant war torn Canadian wild...


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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...