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Before Watchmen

Of course I didn’t buy it. What do you think I am? I torrented it, of course. And if DC want to complain about me taking their copyrighted work, the work that talented artists put time and effort into, and … Continue reading

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Liveblogging My Reaction To The New DC

For the last couple of years my enthusiasm for superhero comics has been steadily waning. This is not because I’ve somehow ‘grown up’ or ‘got over it’ or any of that nonsense, but because DC Comics have very deliberately, consciously, … Continue reading

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Eschatology & Escapology 3: They Call Me Mister Miracle

A revised and improved version of this essay is in my book Sci-Ence! Justice Leak! – hardback, paperback, PDF, Kindle (US), Kindle (UK), all other ebook formats “You heard it direct from the mouth of science itself, nothing but nothing … Continue reading

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Modernism Vs Post-Modernism – Why Can’t Comics Reviewers Define Terms? (Hyperpost 9)

A revised and improved version of this essay is in my book Sci-Ence! Justice Leak! – hardback, paperback, PDF Kindle (US), Kindle (UK), all other ebook formats This one’s going to be quite a short one, and more of a … Continue reading

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Fishtar

I’ve half been putting off reviewing Seaguy: Slaves Of Mickey Eye 2 because I know that when the Mindless Ones get round to their annocommentations there will be very little left to say, and then I can look very clever … Continue reading

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Final Crisis Week Day 3 – Tie-Ins

Before I go on to write a bit more about Final Crisis itself (though after pillock’s perfect review – written without having read a single panel of the comic – I doubt any more on the subject need be said … Continue reading

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Geoff Johns – Not Really All That Bad?

My wife, Holly, came home the other week with my comics (she sometimes goes to the comic shop for me if I’m working and she isn’t) and said “I really enjoyed that Final Crisis one.” This surprised me, because Holly … Continue reading

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