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“Read a Damn Book – 145: The Avengers – Marvel Masterworks Volume 1”

Considering Avengers – End Game has recently become one of the biggest grossing films of all time, it seemed appropriate to go back and look at where the mega-franchise all began. It probably won’t come as much of a surprise, but these … Continue reading

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“Read a Damn Book – 137: The Defenders – Marvel Masterworks Volume 3”

In preparing for this review, I reread the first two volumes of The Defenders – Marvel Masterworks, (which I’ve already reviewed: 1 and 2), and then I read Volume 3 twice. The reason I did all this extra reading is because I wanted to … Continue reading

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“Read a Damn Book – 131: The Eternals”

Now ‘o days, everyone knows about the “Ancient Aliens” supposition, the idea that aliens have been coming to Earth for centuries or even millennia and may have influenced the development of the human race. This idea has been popularized, in … Continue reading

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“Read a Damn Book – 127: Silver Surfer – New Dawn”

I’m a Mike Allred fan, which is quite apparent, if you judge by how many of Allred’s projects I’ve already reviewed. (Madman, X-Force, The Atomics, iZombie…) One of my biggest regrets (I may be being slightly hyperbolic here) is NOT taking the time … Continue reading

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“Read a Damn Book – 121: The Fantastic Four – Marvel Masterworks Volume 1”

I just learned this morning of the passing of Stan Lee, one of the masterminds behind the Mighty Marvel line of comics—and subsequently one of the most influential comics creators in the world, whose influence on pop-culture would be difficult … Continue reading

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“Read a Damn Book – 097: Star Brand Volume 2”

My last review was for the first Star Brand collection, written by Jim Shooter and penciled by John Romita Jr., and the series was the “flagship” title for Marvel’s attempted “New Universe” set in OUR reality—a world without magic or … Continue reading

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“Read a Damn Book – 094: Doom Patrol: Crawling from the Wreckage”

When it comes to trippy comics, I’ve only read a few that can compare to Grant Morrison’s tenure on Doom Patrol. It’s time to get FREAKY! Grant Morrison, Richard Case, and others – Doom Patrol: Crawling from the Wreckage (1992) … Continue reading

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“Contemplating the Infinite…” by Richard F. Yates

The day after seeing Avengers: Infinity War… It was quite a film. (American cinema has finally caught up to 1980’s anime!) This movie was BIG in almost every sense. As a long-time comic book fan, it was thrilling watching my … Continue reading

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“Super Gator Protects the City!” by Richard F. Yates

—Richard F. Yates

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“Superhero Monster” by Richard F. Yates

—Richard F. Yates

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