Category Archives: Comic Book Wednesday

Comic Book Wednesday: ‘Hellboy and the B.P.R.D. 1952′

Mike Mignola‘s latest series takes a look at the early career of his beloved character, Hellboy. “Hellboy and the B.P.R.D. 1952″ takes place eight years after Professor Trevor Bruttenholm found Hellboy. In that time, Hellboy has grown to the size … Continue reading

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Comic Book Wednesday: ‘Doctor Who’

If you can’t wait for “Doctor Who” to come back on TV, pick up the comic “Doctor Who” and begin to read the “new adventures with the Twelfth Doctor.” This first issue with our Scottish Doctor is called “Terrorformer.” The … Continue reading

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Comic Book Wednesday: ‘The Underwater Welder’

Once again writer and artist Jeff Lemire makes it onto my review post. From break-through story “Trillium” to his time remastering well-known titles, Lemire can create amazing stories and emotional responses from the most unlikely places and simple ideas. This … Continue reading

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Comic Book Wednesday: ‘Bodies’

“Four time periods, four detectives, four murders. Identical M.O., identical location — the twist? It’s the same body.” This is the idea behind “Bodies” by writer Si Spencer. We are introduced to four time periods, which are drawn by four … Continue reading

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Comic Book Wednesday: ‘Batman 66: The Lost Episode’

If you are a Batman fan, you have seen or heard of the Batman TV series in the 1960s. It was a wildly popular, campy show that starred Adam West as Bruce Wayne/Batman and Burt Ward as Dick Grayson/Robin. It … Continue reading

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Comic Book Wednesday: ‘Trinity’

Despite reading and reviewing comics for a few years now, I am still a novice in the realm of comic books. So, when I stumbled upon my husband’s copies of “Trinity,” I geeked out. This comic features Batman, Superman and … Continue reading

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Comic Book Wednesday: ‘Birthright’

Have you ever thought about what the child characters of great adventure stories, such as “Peter Pan,” “E.T.” or “The Goonies,” had to deal with once the adventure is over? You aren’t alone — author Joshua Williamson has thought about … Continue reading

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Comic Book Wednesday: ‘Pride of Baghdad’

It is hard to believe it has been more than a decade since the start of the wars in the Mideast. News of bombings, airstrikes and soldiers dying has become so commonplace in our media that we shrug it off … Continue reading

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Comic Book Wednesday: ‘Sensation Comics featuring Wonder Woman’

I know what you are probably thinking: “This girl is reviewing yet another Wonder Woman comic?!” Yes, I am. It is because for the first time, Wonder Woman is getting similar recognition that Batman and Superman do, and that is … Continue reading

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Comic Book Wednesday: ‘The Multiversity’

If you are new to comic books or at least the DC/Marvel worlds, reading “The Multiversity” might feel like a mind trick. I am not a comic newbie, but even this comic has me saying to myself (sometimes out loud), … Continue reading

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