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13 Jul 2006 // 2:00 AM

Outsiders #34-37

Winick writes an original and multi-dimensioned comic that contributes to the richness of the superhero genre and adds fuel to the debate over its direction.

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13 Jul 2006 // 12:00 AM

Winick writes an original and multi-dimensioned comic that contributes to the richness of the superhero genre and adds fuel to the debate over its direction.

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12 Jul 2006 // 2:00 AM

Infinite Crisis #1-7

Greg Oleksiuk discusses the issue of continuity in DC's massive Infinite Crisis.

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12 Jul 2006 // 12:00 AM

Greg Oleksiuk discusses the issue of continuity in DC's massive Infinite Crisis.

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10 Jul 2006 // 2:00 AM

X-Factor #1-4

It is not your typical superhero book, owing more to the works of Raymond Chandler and film noir than Lee and Kirby.

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10 Jul 2006 // 12:00 AM

It is not your typical superhero book, owing more to the works of Raymond Chandler and film noir than Lee and Kirby.

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7 Jul 2006 // 12:00 AM

If any current comic series is to become a film, Ex Machina should be it.

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Yan's protagonist, Eugene, is a wonderful cipher for the aloof, oft-misguided paranoia that characterizes so many twentysomethings carving out a life for themselves in the 21st century.

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Six stories that are almost completely different from each other. Some good, some bad, but each illustrates the potential for diversity within the genre.

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30 Jun 2006 // 12:00 AM

What place is there for trained killers with haunted pasts and few useful skills in a peaceful society?

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29 Jun 2006 // 12:00 AM

It was then that it occurred to me that comics, more so then any other medium, form a community.

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28 Jun 2006 // 12:00 AM

Fell is defiantly avoiding falling into a formula, refusing to squeeze variations on the same story into every issue.

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27 Jun 2006 // 2:00 AM

What Were They Thinking?! Some People Never Learn

This comic could force us to re-examine our categories and ideas of originality and creativity in the comics industry.

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27 Jun 2006 // 12:00 AM

This comic could force us to re-examine our categories and ideas of originality and creativity in the comics industry.

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In terms of its dark content, the Western has been on the verge of arriving at this destination for the past 40 years.

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Tucci's attempt to give the story a political message and a metaphoric backbone is clunky, forced and jarringly awkward.

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It is always interesting to see Vaughn, Guerra, et al.'s vision of an apocalyptic world and how it is a mirror to our own.

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19 Jun 2006 // 12:00 AM

Forged in the battles of World War II he, like the American military, will learn from his mistakes and carry on all the way to a position of global power.

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The book is an improvement over the first issue, but still is lacking a lot of what would make it a good story.

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13 Jun 2006 // 12:00 AM

In Paul Pope's version of Batman, the state has become the super-villian.

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