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Dynamite Entertainment’s New Barbarella Comic

-This article was possible due to the gift of a review copy, QWERTY, and rolling natural 20s. Guest Reviewer:  Dave Johnson This is a new graphic novel based on the original character created by Jean-Claude Forest. The art is fantastic and just what I’d expect from a professional publisher. The writing is imaginative and is in keeping with the Barbarella …

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UNDER: SCOURGE OF THE SEWER #1

-This article was possible due to the gift of a review copy, QWERTY, and rolling natural 20s. Guest Writer: Brent Griffis UNDER: SCOURGE OF THE SEWER #1 Written by: Christophe Bec Art by: Stefano Raffaele Colored by: Christian Favrelle Cover by: James Stokoe Occasionally, a comic book will come along and fill readers with such a sense of wonder and enchantment that they cannot …

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The Witchblade: Re-imagined and Reborn

-This article was possible due to the gift of a review copy, QWERTY, and rolling natural 20s. Guest Writer: Stonie Williams Witchblade Issue #1 Writer – Caitlin Kittredge Artist – Roberta Ingranata Colorist – Bryan Valenza “Death is not the end. Death is a doorway. And on the other side… Rebirth.” Fair warning! No story or plot spoilers here. I do …

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STAR TREK: WAYPOINT

-This article was possible due to the gift of a review copy, QWERTY, and rolling natural 20s. Guest Writer: Brent Griffis STAR TREK: WAYPOINT is an anthology from IDW that explores multiple facets of the STAR TREK universe. The first story, PUZZLES, brings us to a future point of the Next Generation timeline. The dialogue between Captain Geordi LaForge and …

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Doctor Who: The Complete Tenth Doctor Adventures – The Complete Year One

-This article was possible due to the gift of a review copy, QWERTY, and rolling natural 20s. Guest Writer: Heidi Berthiaume Weighing in at 370 pages, the Doctor Who: Tenth Doctor Adventures: Complete Year One is a hefty collection that takes place after the Doctor parts from Donna Noble. The first story introduces Gabriella Gonzalez and her best friend Cindy, doing …

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Titan Comics’ Doctor Radar, Building on Many Genres

Guest Writer: Mike Case Writer: Noël Simsolo Art: Bézian Translator: Ivanka Hahnanberger Noël Simsolo’s Doctor Radar hits a lot of what I like about historical detective fiction (or whatever genre I’m supposed to call this. Maybe I’ll stick to the probably too broad term “graphic novel”). The past not completely rewritten; but rather like being reminded of the past or …

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Maestros #2 Continues The Magic

-This article was possible due to the gift of a review copy, QWERTY, and rolling natural 20s. Guest Writer: Stonie Williams Writer/Artist – Steve Skroce Colorist – Dave Stewart Letterings & Design – Fonografiks “You know what’s the coolest thing about being Maestro? The badass upgrades.” Maestros issue #2! If you haven’t read issue #1, read no further! There may be …

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The Family Trade #2

-This article was possible due to the gift of a review copy, QWERTY, and rolling natural 20s. Guest Writer: Stonie Williams Family is never easy. The Family Trade is no exception. The Family Trade Issue #2 Writers – Justin Jordan & Nikki Ryan Art – Morgan Beem Letters – Rachel Deering I quote the writer when I say “Ultimately, I think …

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Dynamite® Turok: Dinosaur Hunter #4

-This article was possible due to the gift of a review copy, QWERTY, and rolling natural 20s. Guest Writer: Ernie Laurence Writer – Chuck Wendig Artist – Alvaro Sarraseca Colorist – Triona Farrell Letterer – Taylor Esposito Editor – Matt Idelson “But one storm they can’t hide from down here…is me.” Worldbuilding In the comic book and gaming world the Lost …

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Dynamite’s Killer Instinct 2 is Explosive Stuff!

Guest Writer: Bryan Parke Writer: Ian Edginton Art: Cam Adams Picking up a new comic title part way through a series can be a challenge, particularly when you are unfamiliar with the characters and their setting. This really wasn’t an issue at all when I opened up my review copy of Dynamite’s Killer Instinct 2. We open to a familiar …