Comics/Graphic Novels

Baltimore The Curse Bells Brings Vampires, Gore, and Violence in an Excellent Way


Baltimore The Curse Bells follows the horrific adventures of Lord Baltimore as he is confronted by an insane warlock and vampiric nuns who are preparing to unleash a curse on a small European town. During confrontations and wanderings directly associated with this curse, Baltimore contines to hunt for his nemesis, the vampire Haigus. Too often when you [...]

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Avengers Vs. X-Men #5, Before Watchmen Minutemen #1, and Detective Comics #10 All Incredible Reads


Looking for comics to bury your head in this week? Well, allow me to make some suggestions. Of this week’s many releases, Avengers Vs. X-Men #5, Before Watchmen Minutemen #1, and Detective Comics #10 are the most entertaining reads. Read on for reviews of each comic below! Avengers Vs. X-Men #5 The mighty Marvel event continues! [...]

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Batman Annual #1 Provides a Chilling New Account of Mr. Freeze


Scott Snyder and James Tynion IV really upped the depth of the classic Freeze character in this first Batman Annual of the New 52. Freeze is written as a mentally and emotionally disturbed man who has lost touch with reality. This villain has two obsessions in life – to awaken his wife Nora from her cryonic [...]

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RASL #14 Pumps Readers for the Finale, While Ravagers #1 Is Good, Fun, Action-Packed Reading


This week is relatively uneventful for comics. The only notable release from DC this week is The Ravagers #1, part of the Second Wave of the incredibly successful New 52 launch. For those more interested in the independent comic market, RASL #14, the penultimate issue in a brilliant series by BONE creator Jeff Smith, hits store [...]

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Comic Book Releases Week of May 30, 2012

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Summer is in full swing now, as are some great storylines. But while you’re catching up in what’s happening between the Avengers Vs X-Men debacle and tuning into Wonder Woman and Green Arrow with the release of their Volume 1′s, also watch out for the some of the other great stuff headed your way this week. We got both [...]

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DC Delivers Plenty of Action and Thrills in Aquaman #9 and The Flash #9, While The Amazing Spider-man #686 Disappoints


Looking for fun, exciting comics to read this week? You’re in luck!   Popular New 52 titles like Aquaman #9, The Flash #9, and Batman: The Dark Knight #9 hit store shelves this week, while Marvel releases the penultimate installment in the Ends of the Earth event, Amazing Spider-man #686! Check out reviews for Aquaman #9, [...]

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Justice League #9 and Avengers Vs. X-Men #4 Will Have You Drooling For More!


Looking for suggestions on what to read this week? Look no further! Check out reviews for Justice League #9 and Avengers Vs. X-Men #4, the two biggest comic releases this week!   Justice League #9 An exciting new story arc begins with this incredible ninth issue, and if you weren’t particularly interested in reading Justice League [...]

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Avengers Assemble #3 And Batman #9 Are Thrilling , Captivating Reads


Greetings, comic fans! It’s another big week for comics, with popular titles like Marvel’s Avengers Assemble #3 and Batman #9 hitting store shelves. Check out reviews for both issues below!   Avengers Assemble #3 The latest series from  Brian Michael Bendis and Mark Bagley, Avengers Assemble, is superbly written and beautifully drawn, and is  one of [...]

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IDW’s Trio #1 is a campy, classic approach to comic books


ZAP! POW! BAM! — are sound effects you may actually see in this series, as John Byrne returns to his roots with a brand-new superhero series. Their code names are simple ONE, TWO and THREE, but the world calls them ROCK, PAPER and SCISSORS. Together, they are Trio. The big names in comics are great, for [...]

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The New DC #1 Issues Expand into Another Universe This Week with Earth-2 #1 and World’s Finest #1

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Earth-2 Author James Robinson is no stranger to the Earth-2 scene. And almost 20 years after his first mini-series in this alternate DC dimension, he proves that again. Not familiar with Earth-2? No problem! That is, of course, DC’s point with starting every issue back at #1. (Though if you do want to know more, read [...]

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