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HOT FIVE: Week of January 17, 2018

HOT FIVE: Week of January 17, 2018

Welcome to Comicosity’s Hot Five. Hot Five is a short list of the top books we think you’ll want to be checking out. Be they new title launches, key issues or just continuing stories from some of the industry’s most acclaimed books, this list is your guaranteed gold in the comic market. ASSASSINISTAS #2 Written

10 WORDS: January 10, 2018 Releases

One word. Sometimes, it’s all you need to adequately describe a comic. Sometimes, you need a lot more, BUT YOU ONLY GET ONE IN THIS GAME. I guilted Nikki, Doug, MJ and Allen into playing this game with me, and they haven’t bailed yet…SO LET’S TAKE ON WEEK 19 OF THIS MADNESS! January 10 releases,

…And Now, A Haiku: DETECTIVE COMICS #972

…And Now, A Haiku features a haiku poem inspired by a comic released this week. Some will be silly, some will be serious…all will be haiku. This week, the subject is Detective Comics #972 by James Tynion IV, Miguel Mendonça, Diana Egea, Jason Wright, and Sal Cipriano. *SPOILER WARNING – THIS HAIKU MAY CONTAINS SPOILERS ABOUT THE

The Power to Push Beyond Pain: Why Frank Castle Is My Super-Hero

Pop culture has become dominated by the world of super-heroes. Gone are the wide-eyed gazes from 2008 as Robert Downey Jr. and Jon Favreau managed to craft an incredible, engrossing film about a comic book character. Iron Man’s success could not have been predicted. The success of Joss Whedon’s Avengers would offer audiences another pleasant

Embrace the Reaper: Death and Dying Between the Panels

Super-heroes are meant to die. Stay with me here: all hero stories should end with a coffin. It’s the only logical ending. Every single super-hero put on their cape, cowl, or spandex because they were no longer able to accept their world for what it was. They couldn’t turn away from the malice, injustice, chaos,

THE HONOR ROLL: January 3, 2018 Releases

A new year. A new piled of wonderful comics to enjoy. We have some great spoiler-filled pics for you to check out to start it all off right, so let’s get to it! GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY #150 – Doug Zawisza Guardians of the Galaxy #150 brings Adam Warlock back, but that’s not the only

10 WORDS: January 3, 2018 Releases

One word. Sometimes, it’s all you need to adequately describe a comic. Sometimes, you need a lot more, BUT YOU ONLY GET ONE IN THIS GAME. I guilted Nikki, Doug, MJ and Allen into playing this game with me, and they haven’t bailed yet…SO LET’S TAKE ON WEEK 18 OF THIS MADNESS! January 3 releases,

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