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Archer & Armstrong is a Buddy Action Comedy

Archer & Armstrong: The Michelangelo Code is not only another good example of the great stuff that Valiant Comics is doing but also an exciting twist on the super-hero team-up.  It’s a buddy action comedy.  Valiant has been doing some incredible, progressive stuff with their comics.  Yes, they are essentially relaunching several of their titles […]

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Millar & McNiven’s Nemesis – What Happened Here?

Well, there is plenty of ultra-violence and even a little gore-porn but I didn’t really get anything prolific from Millar & McNiven’s Nemesis.  It was fun to read at the time but I came away from the book not really caring.  In terms of art and writing, it’s crafted as well as any Big 2 comic […]

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M.I.S.//ing by Dani Dixon, Embracing Manga in America

Manga is a style of comic book, sequential art if you prefer.  It is not a genre of comic book and this is something that many including The Big 2 often get wrong.  Dani Dixon of Tumble Creek Press does not fall into this seemingly obvious pitfall with her title, M.I.S.//ing.  This book in fact […]

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Wednesday Knight’s Haul – 09.19.12

The cupboards are bare. Not a thing to share. I order a lot of books – it’s what I do. I love the comic book medium but specifically I love indie comics but tonight when I walked into Legacy Comics and Cards in Glendale CA, they had nothing for me. As Narut, behind the counter […]

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