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Random Book Review – Nevin Martell, “Looking For Calvin and Hobbes”

My love of Bill Watterson and Calvin and Hobbes is no secret. I’ve got a bunch of book collections of the beloved comic strip sitting on my shelf, but this book is a little different. A journey by writer Nevin … Continue reading

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random comic review – CRIMINAL vol 1, “Coward”

Dear Ed Brubaker; Please keep writing comics forever. Sincerely, your friend Costa. Before he became known for writing Batman titles, Captain America, and even his work for Wildstorm Comics, Ed Brubaker made a lot of amazing crime and noir comics.  … Continue reading

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random comic review – “Victorian Undead: Sherlock Holmes vs Zombies!”

I’m a little bit of a Sherlock Holmes nerd, not gonna lie. And because of that it’s a little weird to find non-Doyle written Holmes works.  I’m not saying that there aren’t any, because the plethora of very amazing films … Continue reading

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Random Book Review – William Gibson, “Zero History”

Since Neuromancer was first published in 1984, William Gibson has been a sci-fi figurehead in literature, helping to create the modern subgenre of cyberpunk.  His past few works however, have drifted away from straight science fiction, being more about the … Continue reading

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random comic review – “A Sickness In The Family”

Well, didn’t see that coming.  Then again, I honestly rarely do when it comes to the Vertigo Crime hardcover series from DC/Vertigo.  So of course, the ultimate twist at the end of A Sickness In The Family again has me … Continue reading

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random comic review – “Sweet Tooth”

I really really love Jeff Lemire’s work.  He’s probably one of the most unique artists out there right now, with a writing style that’s got a perfect balance of dialogue as well as raw storytelling (something a lot of writers … Continue reading

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