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Lestat’s Comic Book Review Round-Up – May Week 3, 2019
Rounding up the third review schedule of May with Batman #71, Nightwing #60, Valiant Comics’ The Life and Death of Toyo Harada #1, Star Wars: Age of Rebellion - Lando Calrissian (2019) #1, and Uncanny X-Men #18.
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Kevin Gardner2 months ago
Top Reasons Comic Books Are Influential in Adulthood
When the word comic book comes up, many will picture a nerdy child hiding under their blanket with a flashlight reading in the dark. The truth is that comic books are a true pastime for men and women ...
Andromeda Eclipsa2 months ago
'Homestuck' Possible Arcs: #1 Feferi Peixes
Feferi Peixes was a great but short lived troll in Andrew Hussie's Homestuck. She was the highest tiered troll in the Hemospectrum, a hierarchy of 12 blood colors, burgundy being the lowest and fuchsi...
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Roy Jones2 months ago
'Iron Ladies'
I'm pretty choosy when it comes to reading manga and would probably class myself in the casual fan category. That said I will probably read anything if I like the look of it and have chosen independen...
Luqman Sattar2 months ago
A Wholesome Spider-Man Series!
The ongoing series, written by Tom Taylor puts the Friendly Neighborhood in "Friendly Neighborhood Spider-Man." Every issue from this series is very well written, further solidifying my opinion that T...
Lestat’s Comic Book Review Round-Up – May Week 2, 2019
This week is proof that DC can’t look beyond Batman. Three major titles feature the Caped Crusader, and I review them here—Batman and the Outsiders #1, Detective Comics #1003 and The Batman Who Laughs #5. I also take a look at the conclusion of Image Comics series Vindication, and Captain Marvel #5.
Luqman Sattar2 months ago
Zombie Outbreak in the DC Universe!
May 1st kicked off the DC's newest event with DCeased #1, which gives us the beginning of what will be a zombie outbreak in the DC Universe! This event is basically DC's version of Marvel: Zombies, an...
Lestat’s Comic Book Review Round-Up–May Week 1, 2019
We’re in May already. Plenty of comics to get stuck into this week. From DC, I cover Female Furies #4, DCeased #1, DC’s Year of the Villains #1, and Batman #70. And from Marvel, the Uncanny X-Men are back with issue number 17.
Donald Jefferson3 months ago
Comics Writing: How to Start
Comic books are precious to many fans. The style is so close to some that they want to try their hand at that. However, getting into the market can be intimidating. Luckily, there are a lot of resourc...
Lestat’s Comic Book Review Round-Up–April Week 4, 2019
Last week of April, and we have three DC titles and two new ones from Marvel. From DC, I dive into The Wild Storm #22, Detective Comics #1002 and Heroes in Crisis #8. From Marvel, I’m checking out War of the Realms: Uncanny X-Men #1 and Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge #1.
Luqman Sattar3 months ago
Who Is the Grim Knight?
For those of you who have read or are reading Batman Who Laughs, then you know exactly who the Grim Knight is and how he differs from the Batman we are all familiar with. This post is going to go over...
Jovelle Avancena3 months ago
Dragon Ball Character: Moro
Frieza was an absurdly strong, spoiled child with control over his father's army. Androids 17 and 18 were programmed for destruction. Jiren was determined to protect his universe. Beerus was bored. Th...
Allen D. Lyons3 months ago
Back Issues from Your Local Comic Book Shop No. 3
You can find some great stories just flipping through the back issues at your favorite place to buy comics. Though, people seem to be more interested in the cosmetic side of things. The nicer it looks...
Felix Helix 3 months ago
15 Alternative Versions of Spider-Man
Ever since his appearance in Amazing Fantasy #15 in August of 1962, Spider-Man has become one of the most iconic characters in the Marvel universe and has gained a lot of fans over the years through c...
Lestat’s Comic Book Review Round-Up – April Week 2, 2019
Week two of April, and my Comic Book Review Round-Up features Batman #68, the finale of Titans, "The Batman Who Laughs #4" and two Age of X-Man titles—"The Marvelous X-Men #3" and "Apocalypse & the X-Tracts #2."
Iggy Paulsen3 months ago
10 Saddest Moments in Comic Book History
Comic books feature some of the best stories ever told. They tend to be giant rides featuring thrills, chills, and spills. Though we read them for an uplifting story that makes us smile, they definite...
Lestat’s Comic Book Review Round-Up – April 1, 2019
We begin April’s Comic Book Review Round-Up with "Female Furies #3," "Young Justice #4," "DIE #5," "Vindication #3," "Self/Made #5" and an X-Men Frenzy with "Age Of X-Man: Prisoner X #2," "Uncanny X-Men #15," and "Major X #1."
Lestat’s Comic Book Review Round-Up—March Week 4, 2019
How did March already end? It’s been a great month of comics, but I close this week’s Comic Book Review Round-Up, with a curtailed list of titles, since one of my regulars has been postponed. However, there’s still plenty to get excited about. I dive into Detective Comics #1000, Heroes in Crisis #7, plus Age of X-Man: X-Tremists #2. For the number ones section, we have Marvel Rising, Dial H for Hero, and Valiant Comics’ highly anticipated Fallen World.