Material, Vol. 1

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The first thing you should know about Material is that, as a running series, it was cancelled. As of the time in which this review was written, there is no planned continuation or sequel in sight. Hopefully, reading the volume…

Low, vol 1: The Delirium of Hope

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In the far, far future, the Sun has begun to swell, reducing the surface of the Earth into a scorched, uninhabitable wasteland. In response, mankind retreated to the vast depths of the ocean, protected from the sun’s deadly radiation by…

The Illegitimates

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Have you ever stopped to wonder if a certain international super-spy’s fondness for women ever had… consequences? If, perhaps, his wandering ways had left their mark on the world? In The Illegitimates, Taran Killam and and Marc Andreyko explore just that…

Must Have: Supergirl

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Today’s graphic literature fans are enjoying a golden age of television undreamed of. Whether you’re a fan of superheroics, spy-thrillers, or horror, there’s something for virtually everyone. But what happens when someone goes looking for the books that inspired their…

Andre the Giant: Closer to Heaven

Andre the Giant: Closer to Heaven

For wrestling fans, it’s easy to forget that there was a time when kayfabe—the custom in which in-ring rivalries are scripted but portrayed as real life—was an industry secret. An ever-changing business under the influence of the WWE (formerly, the WWF)…

Dusk, vols 1-3

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Years ago there was a young woman named Susan Douglas. Her life would have seemed a happy one at a cursory glance. But her husband was a drinker and he was ill-equipped to handle a wife who was more successful…

The Flash: Season Zero

The Flash: Season Zero

Let’s be clear: what the title refers to as “Season Zero” is really “Unfilmed filler stories taking place during Season One.” Far from a criticism, that synopsis is meant to signal fans of the CW network series that if they…