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Weapon X #17 cover by Rahzzah

Weapon X #17 Review: Funny Dialogue, Tense Action, and Great Art

Team Weapon X is now under the control of Sabretooth. Old Man Logan is out of commission, and Victor Creed just might be the best man for the job. There are protests from Warpath and Domino, but there's no time to second guess. Reports are coming out of Russia that a mutant gulag holding Omega […]

Mech Cadet Yu #8 cover by Takeshi Miyazawa and Raul Angulo

Mech Cadet Yu #8 Review: An Exciting Anime-Inspired Mech Showdown

Skip Tanaka and the Mech Cadets are making their way to the Sharg mothership when Central Command begins scrambling to get the Mechs back. They believe the Hero Force Two is the only way to beat the Sharg, and, to power the Hero Force Two, they must kill Robos and use their hearts. Tanaka thinks […]

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Comics for Your Pull Box, Week of April 4th, 2018: New Series Galore!

It's time for that time-honored tradition of a doofy guy with pretensions of being an expert on the subject telling you what comics you should look for at your comic shop this week. That's right, it's time to figure out what comics should go in your pull box on April 4th, 2018. For the full […]

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Weapon H #1 Review: Better than it has Any Right to Be

Clay Sung is a man spliced with the genetic material of the Hulk and Wolverine. He was intended to kill mutants, but he faked his death and has been on the run ever since. Now, he finds himself in the cold mountains of Alaska/Canada border. A research team is trapped with minimal supplies. Clay doesn't […]

Check in on Regular Show 25 Years Later: BOOM! Studios June 2018 Solicits

New miniseries, By Night from writer John Allison and artist Christine Larsen, begins, you can hate Mondays once more with Garfield Homecoming, and see how things turn out with Regular Show: 25 Years Later. All of this plus Adventure Time, Power Rangers, Planet of the Apes, WWE, and plenty of others are revealed in the Boom! Studios June 2018 solicits. Details below.   APR181089 BY NIGHT #1 […]


Mech Cadet Yu #7 cover by Takeshi Miyazawa and Raul Angulo

Mech Cadet Yu #7 Review: What is Central Command Planning?

After the destruction of the Sky Corps Academy, the Mech Cadets are taken to Central Command to prepare for all-out war against the Sharg. However, Yu, Park, and Captain Takana discover that Central Command may have some less savory tactics in mind for winning the war. Mech Cadet Yu #7 slows down to take a […]


Mech Cadet Yu #6 cover by Takeshi Miyazawa and Raul Angulo

Mech Cadet Yu #6 Review: The Power of Teamwork and the Charm of Optimism

Our Mech Cadets are getting a breather when Sharg infants, which are still about the size of a bull, begin raging through the base. On their own and separated from their Mechs, the Cadet Pilots must rely on their wit and each other to survive this threat. Mech Cadet Yu #6 succeeds in presenting the […]

Weapon X #14 cover by David Nakayama

Weapon X #14 Review: Big Vapid Action Sequence with Nothing to Offer

The Nuke soldiers have the Weapon X team pinned down, and Acero's group is waiting just outside the compound. Left with very few options, Sabretooth suggests Weapon X take Nuke's pills to gain the strength and ferocity to take out the soldiers. However, there is also the psychological cost. Will Weapon X be able to […]

X-Men: Bland Design – It's Wolverines vs. Nukes and Everyone is High in Weapon X #14

Welcome to X-Men: Bland Design, the weekly column that answers the question: "What if Ed Piskor had no art skills, a juvenile sense of humor, and less classic material to work with?" This week there are five X-Books on the stands, which will cost you a total of $20 to buy and, thanks to modern decompression techniques, take roughly ten minutes to […]

Color Your Own Damn Dirty Apes: BOOM! Studios April 2018 Solicits

Brian Wood and Jorge Coelho bring your Robocop: Citizens Arrest #1, Nicole Andelfinger, Esdras Cristobal, Sarah Webb, Brittney Williams, and Ilaria Catalani bring you the R is for Reptar special, WWE brings you a Wrestlemania 2018 special, Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers Annual 2018 comes at you, and you can finally color your own Planet of the Apes. All this is brought to you by BOOM! Studios April solicits. Details below. ROBOCOP: CITIZENS ARREST […]

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Greg Pak Wants to Change the Way We Preorder Comics

Fear not, true believers! Greg Pak is here to save comics! The superstar writer took to Twitter today after coming to a shocking revelation: the way the comic book preorder system works is stupid (our words, not his — but it's the basic gist). Pak started with a plea to Diamond and comic book publishers […]

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X-Men: Bland Design – Making Santo Marco Great Again in Weapon X #13

Welcome to Week 2 of our new ongoing column answering the question "What if Ed Piskor had no art skills, a juvenile sense of humor, and less classic material to work with?" That's right, it's X-Men: Bland Design! This week there are five X-Books on the stands, which will cost you a total of $20 to […]


Weapon X #12 cover by Rahzzah

Weapon X #12 Review: Nuke Is Red-Pilling Santa Marco

Weapon X is hiding out in Mexico after their most recent misadventures. Just when the team is ready to give in and rob a bank to pass the time, Warpath gets a call from Acero in Santa Marco that mutants are being hunted down by mad soldiers with the American flag on their face. Logan […]

BMO's Bonanza, Dodge City, 25th Anniversary of Power Rangers, and More- BOOM! Studios March 2018 Solicits

Things get Mighty for the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers 25th Anniversary issue by Kyle Higgins and Daniele Di Nicuolo. Plus, BMO's Bonanza, Lucy Dreaming, Nuclear Winter, and more new titles and graphic novels from BOOM! Studios' March 2018 solicits. More details available below. MIGHTY MORPHIN POWER RANGERS #25 Publisher: BOOM! Studios Retail Price: $4.99 Writer: Kyle Higgins Artist: Daniele Di Nicuolo Polybag […]

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Brian Michael Bendis Blinded by MRSA Infection for Days, Now Recovering After "Worst Week of My Life"

Famed Avengers and Ultimate Spider-Man writer Brian Michael Bendis just dropped some dramatic news on Twitter: he's recovering from a serious MRSA infection which put him in intensive care for days and temporarily blinded him. Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is a bacteria that is resistant to many antibiotics. Orbital infections caused by MRSA are "a rising menace in the ocular field" according to the […]

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John Wick #1 Review: How Baba Yaga Joined The Continental

I am absolutely a fan of the John Wick films. I think they are straightforward, fun action and possibly some of Keanu Reeves's best work. Part of what makes the films good is the universe they built around the character. The concept of The Continental and the house rules are what give the series a […]

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Marvel Teases Shocking "Final Fate" of Amadeus Cho in World War Hulk 2

Marvel has announced a sequel to World War Hulk to begin in March in The Incredible Hulk #174 from Greg Pak and Carlo Barberi. Since they promised to lay off the super-mega-crossover events for a while, it looks like this won't be getting its own standalone series, but that doesn't mean it can't be packed with […]