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New: Marvel Comics 2014

New: Marvel Comics 2014

My calendar has been ready for January 2014 ever since Marvel announced that they would be putting out a slew of new titles, some of which feature characters that I’ve grown quite attached to over time. Now that the month [...]

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Comics 101, #008: Pretty Deadly

Comics 101, #008: Pretty Deadly

I’m familiar with Kelly Sue DeConnick’s work from Captain Marvel, so when I heard she would be writing a new series with Image Comics, illustrated by Emma Rios (who worked with DeConnick on Captain Marvel) and Jordie Bellaire, I knew [...]

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Our Favorite Things: The Hiketeia

Our Favorite Things: The Hiketeia

I never used to be a comics person. While I was definitely exposed to a lot of gateway drugs that should have guided me into American comics passion - like the early-2000's Teen Titans series - it was a hard [...]

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It’s (Not) A Wonder-ful Life

It’s (Not) A Wonder-ful Life

Let’s talk about Wonder Woman. Chances are, you’ve read that on Wednesday morning, DC Comics announced Israeli actress Gal Gadot had been cast as Wonder Woman in their upcoming Man of Steel sequel, or, as it’s been dubbed by the press, [...]

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REVIEW: Sweet Rein Vol. 1

REVIEW: Sweet Rein Vol. 1

What are the holidays without Santa Claus and reindeer? In the first volume of Sakura Tsukuba's SWEET REIN, protagonist Kurumi is about to spend Christmas alone - with no Santa or reindeer - when she bumps into Kaito, who suddenly tells [...]

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REVIEW: Voice Over! Seiyu Academy Vol. 1

REVIEW: Voice Over! Seiyu Academy Vol. 1

VOICE OVER! SEIYU ACADEMY follows the journey of Hime, a first-year high school student who has been accepted to Holly Academy High School, a performing arts school specializing in voice acting. She's there to follow her dream of becoming a [...]

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