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Comic Book Wednesday: ‘Outcast’

We have heard this story before: A man’s special powers ruin his relationships and life until he can harness his abilities and prove to everyone he is good, not evil. We read about this in Spider-Man, Superman, Green Lantern … … Continue reading

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Comic Book Wednesday: ‘The Wicked + The Divine’

“You spend all your life wishing you were special. And then you find out you are.” This is a quote from Amaterasu, one of the characters in the wildly popular, beautifully drawn, new comic “The Wicked + The Divine.” On … Continue reading

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Comic Book Wednesday: ‘Grayson’

“A Spy Reborn.” The older Boy Wonder is back, and he is ready to rock in the latest DC Comic title “Grayson.”

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Comic Book Wednesday: “Not the Israel my parents promised me”

Are you in need of a long summer read? Do you like history, but have a hard time concentrating while reading line after blurry black-and-white line? I have a great comic book for you to read: Harvey Pekar’s “Not the … Continue reading

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Comic Book Wednesday: ‘The Saviors’

Do you need a dose of alien horror fiction added to your comic subscription list? Despite its unassuming title, “The Saviors” is your latest choice.

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Comic Book Wednesday: ‘The Woods’

The first few pages of “The Woods” are like the scenes from “Glee” minus the singing, but the rest of the story takes a horrific turn worth reading.

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Comic Book Wednesday: ‘Umbral’

“When the bards sing songs of my life, they probably won’t mention this part. The part where I fell into the Umbral and couldn’t get out.” This is the beginning of a new horror fantasy comic titled “Umbral.”

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Comic Book Wednesday: ‘Pretty Deadly’

I’m not sure how to begin describing the opening scenes of the comic “Pretty Deadly” because so much happens to set up the story in the first few pages.

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Comic Book Wednesday: ‘Alex + Ada’

Feel lonely? Just got your heart broken? Fill the void with an android boyfriend or girlfriend, which is the premise of Image Comics’ “Alex + Ada.”

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Comic Book Wednesday: ‘Rat Queens’

It’s a woman’s world for Dee, Hannah, Violet and Betty, a rowdy foursome of fearless fighters in Kurtis J. Wiebe and Roc Upchurch’s “Rat Queens.”

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