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Shop Talk with Alpha Comics: December 7, 2012

Shop Talk with Alpha Comics: December 7, 2012

Welcome to the final Shop Talk of 2012 with Alpha Comics owner Chris Humphries! Chris lets us know his top pick of 2012, what the biggest event of the year was, and another monthly gaze into his crystal ball! Let’s dig into it! Aaron Long: This is our final Shop Talk of this calendar year,

Crisis of Epic Proportion: The Illusion of Change

I am always genuinely impressed by the vigor with which fans react to the monthly twists and turns of their favorite comic book. As a testimonial to the power of these characters — and the craft of the creative teams behind them — you can’t beat insane message board and twitter uproar. Meanwhile, it’s completely

MOM’S COVER WATCH: December 5, 2012

In this week’s Mom’s Cover Watch,  the mother of all comics gives you the five of the best comics covers from the week of December 5th… alright, you caught me. There are more than five covers on this week’s list. However, there are reasons. Sure, they’re flimsy excuses for showing off more comics, but come on!

Read Between the Lines: Constantine’s Bulletin Board

Years ago, Rip Hunter’s chalkboard in the mini-series 52 gave readers many hints for upcoming stories all over the DC Universe. Though Rip hasn’t reappeared so far in the New 52 (though we know from the Justice League International Annual that he does exist), his chalkboard has been replaced by John Constantine’s bulletin board. In

COMICS FOR HEROES Presents: The November File

This is the first in what will be a regular series that briefly reviews the books that I (Brian, President and Founder of Comics for Heroes) have read every month. There is no such thing as a bad comic — just one that may not be for you.  One of the great things about comics

MOM’S COVER WATCH: November 28, 2012

Welcome to Mom’s Cover Watch, a weekly feature highlighting five of the best comics covers from the week, as decided by Comicosity’s mother of all comic book readers, Jessica Boyd. I’m also known as the “Moms Read Comics” advocate on Twitter and Tumblr.  Check out my thoughts on five covers from Wednesday, November 28th. GHOST

Ten Tweets Thursday with @dcrwrites

Welcome to another Ten Tweets Thursday, this week featuring Dave Robinson (@dcrwrites) a big DC Comics fan (and really a big comics fan in general). Check out what Dave had to say about the Ten Tweets! #1 What is the first comic you remember reading? Superboy 198 Featuring the Legion, “The Fatal Five Who Twisted