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Review: Darth Vader #1 and #2

Marvel had lots to live up to when they took over the reins from Dark Horse in telling Star Wars stories in comics. The first two issues of Darth Vader prove they've achieved that aim. Darth Vader is everything you'd expect plus some. Vader's personal agendas, combined with a Empire struggling … [Read More...]

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Review: Darth Vader #1 and #2

Marvel had lots to live up to when they took over the reins from Dark Horse in telling Star Wars stories in comics. The first two issues of Darth Vader prove they've … [Read More...]

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Review: Sandman Overture #4

I’ll admit. I read issue 4 and was confused. There has been a long wait between issues, even on top of the gaps for the Sandman Overture Special Editions. (Which I’m … [Read More...]

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Batman # 38 Review – Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo

Since I started writing for The Comics Herald I've learned a lot about comics, both in the way the proverbial sausage is made and how I tackle reviewing them. I'd … [Read More...]

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Daredevil TV Series Trailer: Watch It Here

It's not long until April 10th. I have to keep telling myself that. So what do you think? Looking good? … [Read More...]

Press Releases / Industry News

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IDW Releases Disney Monthly Titles

Pree release below in full. I can see this going starkly one way or the other - they'll sell gangbusters or flop spectacularly based on the remaining level of public … [Read More...]

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Image Goes Mail Order

Well here's a bit of news I didn't expect. Image Comics have gotten themselves into the direct subscription and mail order business big-time, offering dozen of … [Read More...]

Other Companies

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Review: Usagi Yojimbo Senso #6

Not a dream, not a hoax, not an imaginary story. Well, actually, it’s kinda one of those. (Warning. This review is from a long-time Usagi Yojimbo fan. He tried to … [Read More...]

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50-Word Review: Deadly Class #10

I don't read comics for laughs, expecially Deadly Class. Issue #10 keeps a frenetic pace, but still manages to add a scene that had me laughing big time. It's … [Read More...]

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Review: Red Baron Book 2 – Rain of Blood

Red Baron Book 2 Rain of Blood By Pierre Veys and Carlos Puerta Published by Cinebook Warning: Review with major spoilers Red Baron on first impression is an … [Read More...]

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IDW Releases Disney Monthly Titles

Pree release below in full. I can see this going starkly one way or the other - they'll sell gangbusters or flop spectacularly based on the remaining level of public … [Read More...]

Webcomics

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Gold Humour: Texts From Superheroes

Thanks to a friend letting me know about the site Texts From Superheroes, I can pass it on to you to enjoy as well. Here's one example: Now go check out the … [Read More...]

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Webcomic Wednesday – Moth City Part 4

You can never have too much of a good thing. That's why this week, for Webcomic Wednesday, I return through the digital space to look at Tim Gibson's Moth City, as … [Read More...]

Random Goodness

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Hoodlum #1 Review – Hilary Goldstein & John Toledo

Most indie comics I have read in the past few years try to start small, with small casts and simple settings. I'm not talking about the large indie titles like Saga or Nowhere Men, but the smaller ones that slip under the radar like Rachel Rising. Hoodlum #1 … [Read More...]

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Forever Evil #1 Review – Geoff Johns & David Finch

Finally, after wading through a prelude disguised as an event (known as Trinity War), we get the main course. Forever Evil promises big - the main heroes of the DC universe are missing, presumed dead, and the newly emerged Crime Syndicate have taken their … [Read More...]

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Batman Eternal #21 – James Tynion IV and Jason Fabok

This review contains spoilers for the issue Batman Eternal has been a series that has been ticking along nicely in one corner of the DC universe. The weekly format lends itself more towards a television show, rather than the standard monthly fare, as the … [Read More...]

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Captain America: Living Legend #1 – Diggle/Granov

What is Captain America: Living Legend? Well, three years late, is a good place to start. This four part miniseries was supposed to be released in the lead up to the Captain America: The First Avenger (albeit under a different title), and it's been shelved … [Read More...]

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Review: Myth #3 – Loniewski / Lauer / Dollman

The final part of the Myth trilogy is now available (here are our issue 1 and issue 2 reviews), and I'm pleased to report it's a satisfying conclusion. The story continues along with Sam abducted and needing rescuing, but that is primarily the backdrop to a … [Read More...]