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AW Review: Marvel NOW!’s “Indestructible Hulk” and “Captain America”

It is officially a post-“Avengers vs X-Men” world in the Marvel universe and with that, comes an opportunity to reboot several comic book issues. For this particular column, I will be taking a close look at the freshly released titles: “Indestructible Hulk” and “Captain America”. Let’s start with the first issue of the “Indestructible Hulk” …

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AW Review: “Gambit” Issue 1

No matter who the writer and artist may be, a comic completely dedicated to one of the most beloved X-Men and Marvel characters, Gambit, can pretty much write itself. Although this statement is true (however way you look at it), Marvel of course needs a writer and artist to bring the ideas to fruition. Therefore, …

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AW Comic Review: Before Watchmen

I know what you are thinking and I had the same thought myself. “A ‘Watchmen’ prequel really should not be happening.” “Alan Moore must be rolling over in his grave” (I understand that he is alive, but I figure that his ornery attitude and hatred for unoriginal ideas would stop his heart). However, DC Comics …

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Free comic book day 2012

If you already have plans for May 5th, 2012, cancel them. For those of you familiar with comic book related events, the first Saturday of May is Free Comic Book Day. This annual event is a collaboration between major comic book publishers and your local comic book stores to bring some industry presence and familiarity …

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Deal of the Day: The complete New 52 for $99.99

It’s almost September and you know what that means, DC is about to relaunch the DC Universe heroes with all new story lines, a new style and a new philosophy (TV commercial). A lot of comic book fans are skeptical about a relaunch of such classic characters but with Jim Lee behind it, I personally …

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