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A Comic Show – Daredevil’s Going Back To Cali!

Aaron Haaland of A Comic Shop in Orlando, Florida, writes: Hey Fandom! I’m back the morning after Saint Patrick’s Day with more New Comics Now! First up I tell everyone how much I loved Waid’s ANMN Daredevil #1! Sure, this …

ComiXology All Over The World – Hawkeye Aims At The Walkers And Deadpool Deserves His Own Fairy Tale

Timothy Carson writes: Clint Barton has clearly fashioned some zombie-slaying arrows, for he has set his sights on The Walking Dead and its marathon winning streak. According to ComiXology sales last week taken from iOS in-app purchase charts, Hawkeye #15 …

Forty-Five Thoughts About Forty-Five Comics – Justice League, New Warriors, Harley Quinn, Quantum & Woody, Amazing X-Men, Batwoman, Animal Man, Terminator, BPRD, Conan, God Is Dead, Extinction Parade, GI Joe, Daredevil, Captain America, Uncanny X-Men, Avengers World, Unity, Bloodshot And The Hard Corps, Curse, Dawn Of The Jedi, White Suits, Strain, Vader, DHP, Skyman, Bad Ass, Kings Watch, Voice In The Dark, Midas Flesh, Adventure Time, Robocop, Loki, Joyners 3D, Morning Glories, Alex + Ada, Peter Panzerfaust, Undertow, Savage Dragon, Khan, Jericho, Godzilla, Real American Hero, Ben 10 and TMNT Conspiracy

Another run around the week’s comics, published in time to maybe tempt you into adding one or more titles onto this week’s stack. Gratuitous spoilers are avoided, no final pages here, though there may be some examples you may have …

Thirty-Nine Thoughts About Thirty-Nine Comics – All New Invaders, Batman, Mighty Avengers, Batman And Robin, Hawkeye, Transformers, Animal Man, Origin II, X-Factor, Wonder Woman, Sex, Harley Quinn, Batwoman, X-Men, Midas Flesh, Jinnrise, Star Wars, Pretty Deadly, Deadly Class, Dead Body Road, Chew, Umbral, Krampus, Zero, Bad Ass, Peanuts, TMNT, Elfquest, Mind MGMT, Dark Horse Presents, Captain Midnight, X-Files, Massive, Judge Dredd, Mega City Two, The Mocking Dead, Samurai Jack and Aphrodite XI Hidden Files

So, we’re missing a bunch of Marvel books over in the UK this week. So I am a little thought deprived. Still, there’s plenty more to read… From All-New Invaders #1, the Human Torch is recognised by his workmate and …

Jeff Lemire Cancels Animal Man In March, Moves Him To The Justice League And Will Write And Draw The Final Issue

It was probably the surprise hit from the New 52 relaunch, from a character that had never hit the sales highlights and whose critical light had dimmed since the days of Grant Morrison, Peter Milligan and Jamie Delano. But Animal …

DC Previews Albuquerque On Animal Man

Back in July we let you know that American Vampire’s Rafael Albuquerque was taking over Animal Man. Today DC Comics has released a few uncolored preview pages of Albuquerque’s work along with an in-house ad that he did for the series. The …

American Vampire’s Rafael Albuquerque To Take On Animal Man

Jeff Lemire just tweeted: Hey everyone, @rafaalbuquerque is the new artist of ANIMAL MAN!! — Jeff Lemire (@JeffLemire) July 3, 2013 Rafael Albuquerque is best known for his work on Blue Beetle and co-creating American Vampire. As to that Jeff …

A Comic Show – We’ll Have To Wait Until 2099 To Get Peter Back!

Aaron Haaland writes; Hey Fandom, it’s me, Aaron! This is A Comic Show’s New Comics Now where I talk about the books I liked each week. I just got back from c2e2 and am loving comics! Action is still bitter …

Times They Are A’Changing Back For Animal Man And Swamp Thing (SPOILERS)

This was how Animal Man #19 ended, the first time around. But a few issues later, after a journey into the very meta narrative of the DC Universe itself, and after meeting Grant Morrison, Buddy Baker came home to a …

Thirteen Thoughts About Fourteen Comics – New Avengers, Secret Avengers, Hit Girl, Avengers, Animal Man, Swamp Thing, Earth 2, Snapshot, All New X-Men, Superior Spider-Man, Hellboy, Youngblood, Epic Kill and Mudman

New Avengers #3 is full of lots of important Marvel Universe moments that will no doubt have implications for stories across the next year. But it also has a rare Doctor Strange moment using his earlier skill as an actual …

Blackbriar Thorn Has Never Looked Quite As Much Like Alan Moore As He Does In Animal Man #16

So anyway, in Animal Man #16, out today, Animal Man and his crew go up against Blackfriar Thorn, who seems to have grown a little bit. As has his beard. Is it me or is it a familiar beard? Maybe …

Sandman, Solo And Grant Morrison’s Animal Man Get Omnibuses

DC let us know about a bunch of hardcovers coming our way a few days ago. But they didn’t tell us everything. Like the Animal Man Omnibus collecting Grant Morrison’s 25 issue run, a modern masterpiece. Or Sandman beginning a …

Twenty-One Thoughts About Twenty-One Comics – Detective Comics, Avengers, Animal Man, Swamp Thing, Action Comics, Kevin Keller, Wake The F*ck Up, Deadpool, Amazing Spider-Man, Hawkeye, Hellboy, Daredevil End Of Days, Avenging Spider-Man, Ultimates, Thunderbolts, All New X-Men, Fashion Beast, I Love Trouble, Great Pacific, Minutemen And Creator Owned Heroes

  There are more aspects that tie into Death Of The Family in some of the non-tie books that with today’s die cut cover Detective Comics #15. At least on the surface. But this juxtaposition rather fits the themes in …

A Comic Show – Avengers #1 Gangnam Style

Aaron Haaland of A Comic Shop of Orlando, Florida writes; Hey Fandom! Today has the biggest Marvel Now books yet: Hickman’s Avengers #1! It’s big, a huge team, and cosmic threat, and bi-weekly shipping! Thunderbolts is Marvel’s Expendables, Deadpool beats …

Is Red Hood For The Chop?

From the solicitations of Red Hood And The Outlaws #17, part of Death Of The Family • In the wake of “DEATH OF THE FAMILY,” Bruce Wayne confronts Jason Todd! • You DO NOT want to miss this! With a …

What Happened To Your Favourite DC Characters In Rotworld?

These are the rules of Rotworld. If you are personally connected to the Red or the Green, you survived. If you’re not, you didn’t. One Year Later and the New 52 is dead. So Beast Boy and Black Orchid are …

A Comic Show – Avengers Vs X-Men Ends

Aaron Haaland of A Comic Shop in Florida writes; Hey Fandom! This is another one of those weeks that reminds me just how much a freaking love comics! We have the end of AvX and a super frosted-side fun of …

Sixteen Thoughts About Sixteen Comics – Skeleton Key, AvX 3, Earth 2, Amazing Spider-Man, World’s Finest, Animal Man, Supurbia, Batwing, Detective Comics, Invincible Iron Man, Exiles, Hulk Smash, Swamp Thing, Daredevil, Epic Kill and The Spider

Lots of good comics this week. Just in time for Free Comic Book Day… Before there was Locke And Key, there was Skeleton Key by Andi Watson. A key that opened doors into new and different worlds. And the Skeleton …