Thought Of The Day: The Amalgam Universe

I've been thinking about the Amalgam Universe quite a lot lately, partly because I found the graphic novel my nan gave me for Christmas back in the nineties (Amalgam Age Of Comics: The DC Comics Collection), and partly because I found an issue of Legends Of The Dark Claw #1 in a dollar bin not that …

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Underrated: Superhero Comics (That Aren’t A Marvel Or DC Comic)

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Thought Of The Day: Single Issue Comics Are Like Vinyl Records

When you think about vinyl records you tend to think about how the purportedly outdated analogue method of listening to music has more warmth to it than the allegedly soulless  digital records so many have on their phones and such. While an album produced on vinyl can often command a higher price than one on …

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A Cup Tea & A Few Comics Issue Three: The Marvels Project

In what may or may not become a new feature - although with this being the second post under that tagline, it's looking more likely that it will be - I decided to make a cup of tea (PG Tips again) and sit down and read a comic or two whilst I drank said cuppa. …

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Underrated: Indie Publishers

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A Cup Tea & A Few Comics Issue Two: Commando 5017

In what may or may not become a new feature - although with this being the second post under that tagline, it's looking more likely that it will be - I decided to make a cup of tea (PG Tips again) and sit down and read a comic or two whilst I drank said cuppa. …

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Underrated: Batman ’66

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Logan Vs Deadpool: Two Vastly Different R Rated Comic Book Movies

The last 18 months has seen two mainstream comic book movies released in theaters with an R rating: Deadpool in February of 2016, and Logan in March of 2017. Although Batman Vs Superman has an R rated cut, it wasn't released that way originally (though it probably should have been) so I'm not going to include that in this post, instead …

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