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All the 52 comics have now been published, From Animal to Voodoo. There was some really great books, Batwoman, Batman and Wonder Woman stand out for me, some books that hold promise and some real crap. Same as it ever was, I guess. Over on Comics Should Be Good, Greg Burgas has reviewed all…

Two Generals: Design of the week!

My favorite use of color and design in a comic, of late. Check out the Two Generals Research Blog, too, for all of the details!

And…we’re BACK!

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At long last, No Flying No Tights is officially back! Those keen for the news have presumably already been kicking around, but I am incredibly pleased to announce the relaunch of the site and a whole host of news. First off,…

Classic Fantastic

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We here at No Flying No Tights know that comics and graphic novels have a long and rich history.  This column will be devoted to highlighting the older titles that we dub classics of the format.  There are so many…

Holy Terror

Holy Terror, the self-proclaimed “piece of propaganda” from comic-book-legend-turned-punchline Frank Miller, is a difficult work: difficult to like, difficult to look away from, difficult to assess. The story is laughably slight, the characters cardboard cut-outs of standard Miller tropes, and…

What’s Making Us Happy This Week

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Here’s our weekly rundown of what’s making us enjoy this week in comics and library culture.  We’ve blatantly stolen the practice from NPR’s Pop Culture Happy Hour podcast, something that definitely makes me happy every Friday. Eva I got a chance…

Cardcaptor Sakura Omnibus, vol. 1-2

    Cardcaptor Sakura tells the story of fourth grader Sakura. She has the task of re-collecting the scattered “Clow” cards, after discovering an old book in her dad’s library and awakening the book’s guardian Kero-chan. These cards contain and…