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Comic Review: Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse Book 1 – Helldiver

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Issue: Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse Book 1 – Helldiver Creator: Michael Mendheim Writers: Michael Mendheim, Mike Kennedy, Sean Jaffee Artist: Simon Bisley Publisher: Heavy Metal Release Date: April 2012 Pages: 76 Price: $14.95 “The End is Here – Welcome to the Apocalypse! Raised by the Order of Solomon, Adam Cahill is one of a rare handful of highly trained ...

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Comic Review: Family Bones – Vol 1

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Issue: Family Bones Vol. 1 Writer: Shawn Granger Artists: Orlando Baez, Kenneth Landgraf, Benito Olea Bellido, Mannie Abeleda, Pablo Agustin Lordi Letters: Richard Nelson Cover Artist: Kerem Beyit Publisher: King Tractor Press Release Date: 2007 Pages: 176 Price: $14.95 “FAMILY BONES is based on the TRUE STORY of the oldest couple of serial killers, as experienced one summer by their ...

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Comic Review: Drop Dead Dangerous – Issue 2

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Issue: Drop Dead Dangerous #2 Writer: Chad Cabrera Artist: Mike Banting Publisher: Happy Lockjaw Release Date: Feb. 2012 Price: $1.99 (digital) “Jack and Alice find themselves at an impasse when their client is found dead and their own personal demons start to emerge. The Raven continues his prowl and ominous signs accompany his return. Meanwhile, new players reveal themselves and ...

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Comic Review: Dream Keepers Vol 2: Flight to Starfall

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Issue: Dream Keepers Vol 2#: Flight to Starfall Story & Artwork: Liz Thomas, David Lillie Publisher: Vivid Publishing Release Date: 2008 Pages: 104 Price: $19.95 “The dreamworld is a mysterious reality that parallels our own. Humans cannot enter this plane – we can only catch fleeting glimpses of it through our dreaming minds. Dark things lurk in this fantasy world, ...

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Comic Review: Deadworld: War of the Dead – Issue 1

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Issue: Deadworld: War of the Dead #1 Writer: Gary Reed Artist: Sami Makkonen Publisher: IDW Publishing Release Date: August 2012 Price: $3.99 “The zombies have over run the Earth! A small outpost, remnants of a twisted scientists’ scheme to defeat the plague holds out against the army of King Zombie. Their secret weapon are the Lepers-victims of a bizarre experiment ...

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Comic Review: Nazi Werewolves from Outer Space – Issue 1

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Issue: Nazi Werewolves from Outer Space #1 Writer: Simon Sanchez Artist: Dean Juliette, Don Marquez, Jason Flowers Publisher: Trauma Comics Release Date: 2012 Pages: 24 Price: $3.75 “Adolf Hitler has returned (with a new look!) and he brings Nazi Werewolves From Outer Space to conquer Earth. This debut issue features a young Jack Lynch who must rise to the occasion ...

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Comic Review: Monocyte – Issue 4

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Issue: Monocyte #4 Writers: Menton3, Kasra Ghanbari, Steve Niles, Barron Storey Artists: Menton3, Chris Newman, Ben Templesmith Covers: Menton3, David Stoupakis, Phil Hale Publisher: IDW Release Date: May 2012 Price: $3.99 “The world is in in chaos. Monocyte makes his way to Azrael as the human slaves are freed… Series conclusion with art by menton3 (ZvR: Aventure, Silent Hill) and ...

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Comic Review: Nightmare World Volume 1: Thirteen Tales of Terror

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Issue: Nightmare World Volume 1: Thirteen Tales of Terror Writer: Dirk Manning Artwork: Len O’Grady, Erich Owen, Anthony Peruzzo, Jeff Welborn, Ray Dillon, Kristen Perry, Jamie Jones, Mark Winters, , Mark Matlock, Marvin del Mundo, Jason Meek, Dominic Marco, Austin McKinley, Josh Ross, Dan Boultwood, Renae de Liz Letters: Jim Reddington, Anthony Peruzzo, Mark Winters, Austin McKinley, Ray Dillon Editor: ...

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Comic Review: Rotten – Issue 7

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Issue: Rotten #7 Writers: Mark Rahner, Robert Horton Artist/Colors/Cover: Dan Dougherty Letters: Sean Konot Logo Design: Rafael Nieves Publisher: Moonstone Release Date: August 2010 Pages: 32 Price: $3.99 “The acclaimed zombie Western epic with the topical bite returns! Agent Wade is fully recovered, lethal and armed with new tricks as he travels to an undead outbreak in the Pacific Northwest. ...

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Comic Review: Random Acts of Violence OGN

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Issue: Random Acts of Violence OGN Writer: Jimmy Palmiotti, Justin Gray Artist: Giancarlo Caracuzzo, Paul Mounts Letters: Bill Tortolini Cover Artist: Tim Bradstreet Publisher: Image Comics Release Date: April 2010 Pages: 72 Price: $6.99 “RANDOM ACTS OF VIOLENCE is the blood soaked story of two comic creators and their ultimate horror character creation gone very bad. A ‘done-in-one’ graphic novella ...

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Comic Review: No Gods TPB

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Issue: No Gods TPB Writer: Dustin Carson Artist: Armando Abeleda Release Date: 2008 Price: $20.00 “Collecting all six issues of the limited series, No Gods, by Dustin Carson and Armando Abeleda. A fourteen-year-old boy thinks he is a clone of Jesus Christ sent to destroy all of Earth’s superheroes.” Dying Breath: 4.0 out of 5 I will start of by ...

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Comic Review: The Last Zombie: Neverland – Issue 1

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Issue: The Last Zombie: Neverland #1 Writer: Brian Keene Artists: Fred Perry Publisher: Antarctic Press Release Date: Feb 2012 Price: $3.99 “Lost somewhere between Missouri and Iowa (after surviving the events of The Last Zombie: Inferno), the team stops to repair their vehicles and scavenge supplies. But they soon learn that they aren’t the only scavengers in town when a ...

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Comic Review: The Killing Jar – Dirty White Boys TPB

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Issue: The Killing Jar: Dirty White Boys TPB Writer/Creator/Inks/Letters/35mm Photos: Justin Zimmerman Pencils: Russell Brown Additional Design: Shannon Zimmerman Intertitle Inks & Tones: Tom Jacobs Colors: Harold Mackinnon Publisher: Bricker-Down Productions Release Date: April 2010 Pages: 82 Price: $10.00 ” If Sam Peckinpah directed Night of the Living Dead, if a particularly bloody Old Testament story was ghost written by ...

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Comic Review: The Killing Jar – Issue 4

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Issue: The Killing Jar #4 Writer/Creator/Inks/Letters/35mm Photos: Justin Zimmerman Pencils: Russell Brown Additional Design: Shannon Zimmerman Back Cover Colors: Harold Mackinnon Publisher: Bricker-Down Productions Release Date: August 2010 Pages: 32 Price: $4.00 ” If Sam Peckinpah directed Night of the Living Dead, if a particularly bloody Old Testament story was ghost written by Kathryn Bigelow and John Carpenter, if God’s ...

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Comic Review: Yuck – Issue 2

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Issue: Yuck #2 Creators: Johandson Rezende, James Andre, J Marc Schmidt, Dexter Cockburn, Ben Hutchins, Jacek Zabawa, Frank Candiloro, Matt Emery, Ed Kearsley, Antonia Glavic Cover Artist: Jacek Zabawa Editor: Mr. Slime Publisher: Milk Shadow Books Release Date: 2009 Pages: 36 Price: $4.00 “Like the undead cat, it came back…the second issue of undergound comic anthology, Yuck! returns! Featuring art ...

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Comic Review: Wire Hangers – Issue 1

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Issue: Wire Hangers #1 Created, Written & Illustrated: Alan Roberts Letters: Robbie Robins, Chris Mowry Edits:Chris Ryall Publisher: IDW Publishing Release Date: April 2010 Pages: 36 Price: $3.99 “Wire Hangers uses nightmarish visuals and graphic storytelling to depict a wave of abductions plaguing New York City. Pill-popping detectives, corrupt secret agents, and a mysterious, disfigured homeless man are all inter-connected ...

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Comic Review: Orion the Hunter – Issue 1

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Issue: Orion the Hunter #1 Writer: Cliff VanMeter Artist: Joe Querio Guest Artist: Guy Davis Publisher: Arctos Comics Release Date: 2010 Pages: 24 Price: $3.99 “In the years following a devastating interplanetary war, a half-breed Marshall tries to keep peace on the fringes of Federation space while coming to terms with his own identity and heritage. If you’re a fan ...

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Comic Review: Peter Panzerfaust – Issue 1

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Issue: Peter Panzerfaust #1 Writer: Kurtis Wiebe Artist: Tyler Jenkins Publisher: Image Comics Release Date: Feb. 2012 Pages: 32 Price: $3.50 “THE GREAT ESCAPE, Part One: The city of Calais is the first city in France to fall to the Ger¬mans in the spring of 1940. A mys¬te¬ri¬ous Amer-i¬can boy named Peter ral¬lies a hand¬ful of plucky French orphans and ...

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