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Can Theo Langstrom resist the machinations of Orlana?

SNEAK PEEK:  ASPEN UNIVERSE: DECIMATION #2 Vince Hernandez – Story  / Marco Renna – Art / Federico Blee – Colors Meet Theo Langstrom; a delightful protagonist created by Michael Turner and Frank Mastromauro.  But who is Theo, really?  Is Theo indeed a free thinker, as many of us believe our own selves to be?  Or is Theo just an everyman; …

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Rafer Roberts’ 7 of the Best: Timely Comic Books Enjoyed At Ideal Moments In Life

Rafer Roberts’ 7 of the Best:  Timely Comic Books Enjoyed At Ideal Moments In Life Written by Rafer Roberts TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES #2 (Kevin Eastman, Peter Laird. Mirage Studios) The comic shop I went to as a kid racked independent and mainstream superhero books on the same shelves, so I never really saw much of a difference between the …

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Spurrier and Wijngaard raise the stakes with Angelic #2 (Image Comics)

Spurrier and Wijngaard raise the stakes with Angelic #2 (Image Comics) Written by Bill Coffin Angelic is a speculative fiction tale set in a far-future where humanity has vanished. Our civilization lies in crumbling ruin, and tribes of genetically modified and cybernetic animals make war upon each other. Readers follow the tale of a young winged monkey named Qora as she runs away …

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ELSEWHERE answers the question “Where did Amelia Earhart go?”

ELSEWHERE answers the question “Where did Amelia Earhart go?” Fantasy adventure ELSEWHERE, VOL. 1 arrives this January from Image Comics, collecting issues #1-4 Writer Jay Faerber (COPPERHEAD) and artist Sumeyye Kesgin (RISE OF THE MAGI) will release the first trade paperback collection of their ongoing series ELSEWHERE this January. What really happened to Amelia Earhart? Mysteriously transported to a strange new …

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Soar with winged monkeys in Angelic #1 (Image Comics)

Soar with winged monkeys in Angelic #1 (Image Comics) Written by Bill Coffin Touted as “WALL-E meets Watership Down,” Angelic is a far-future tale of a world where humanity has long vanished; its civilization ruined by some kind of cataclysm that leaves only remnants of technology and information for the world’s genetically uplifted animals to try to understand. Our story centers …

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Knuckle up with Shirtless Bear-Fighter! #5

Knuckle up with Shirtless Bear-Fighter! #5 Review written by Bill Coffin Shirtless Bear-Fighter! is the only piece of graphic literature that can help Western audiences make any goddamned sense of anything these days. And that is a fact confirmed by science and made possible by magic. The story involves Shirtless, a guy who is like 100 Jesse Venturas all spliced …

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Bob Brinkman’s 7 of the Best: Lovecraftian Treats You Might Have Missed

Bob Brinkman’s 7 of the Best:  Lovecraftian Treats You Might Have Missed Written by Bob Brinkman S.P.O.N.G.E.: Speaking of the Unspeakable (1998) This particular piece of Lovecraftian goodness is hard to nail down. Originally shot as a public access series, it was clipped together into a single movie that ran at the HP Lovecraft Film Festival. Gleefully combining horror with …