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THE HONOR ROLL: September 13, 2017 Releases

THE HONOR ROLL: September 13, 2017 Releases

What a wonderful week of comics! We have some awesome spoiler filled picks for you to check out, so let’s get to it! HARROW COUNTY #25 – Tom Barnett Oh what a happy day to have a new issue of Harrow County. This panel from artist Tyler Crook perfectly depicts Emmy’s shock and horror. The

COMICS CLASSROOM: The Role of Comics in Politics and Art [Part 1]

A question I come across rather frequently on the internet while reading reviews and commentaries of recent comics is the following. “What place is there for comics in political discussions?” I’ve always been more than a little baffled by this for a few reasons, chief among which are: the two iconic standard bearers of both

10 WORDS: September 13, 2017 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 didn’t bail after week 1…SO LET’S TAKE ON WEEK 2! September 13 releases, let’s

…And Now, A Haiku: MISTER MIRACLE #2

…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 Mister Miracle #2 by Tom King, Mitch Gerads and Clayton Cowles. *SPOILER WARNING – THIS HAIKU MAY CONTAINS SPOILERS ABOUT THE CONTENTS OF MISTER MIRACLE #2*

Bogey Men: Scott Snyder, SEVERED, and THE BLACK MIRROR

When I was a little kid, probably about six or seven years old, I had this recurring nightmare: A tall thin man would float outside my second floor bedroom window. He was always dressed in a black business suit, and had a gaunt profile with thinning white hair. I could never quite make out his features through the

HOT FIVE: Week Of September 13, 2017

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. ACTION COMICS #987

These Heroes Fight Villains: Thoughts on DC BOMBSHELLS Volume 1

When the superhero comics series Bombshells began in July 2015, I had high hopes for what the story could potentially be. The premise was about a group of female superheroes fighting against the Nazis in World War II. Two years later, after the first volume has been completed and the second volume Bombshells United has

10 WORDS: September 6, 2017

In late 2016, early 2017, Nikki Powers and I took on the somewhat ridiculous challenge of reviewing 30 comics using only a single word each. Life happened and the column was put on hiatus, but from the ashes of it a new column has emerged…welcome to 10 WORDS! Each week, Nikki, MJ Rae, Doug Zawisza,

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