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HIGHLIGHTS OF 2013 DAY 14 – THANOS RISING by G-Man
December 16, 2013, 11:07 pm
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Thanos Rising

A post-credits appearance in the Avengers movie may have got Thanos his big screen debut but earlier this year we got a glimpse of his early days in this 5-parter.

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HIGHLIGHTS OF 2013 DAY 13 – ROYAL DESCENT by G-Man
December 16, 2013, 11:06 pm
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Royal Descent #1

Taking on “the establishment” in comic books has always been fair game for indie comics but Black Hearted Press raised the bar with this release earlier this year.

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HIGHLIGHTS OF 2013 DAY 12 – DROWN TOWN by G-Man
December 16, 2013, 11:04 pm
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Drowntown Book One

A fairly recent read for me was volume one of Drown Town by Robbie Morrison & Jim Murray…..but it joins the highlights with ease.

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HIGHLIGHTS OF 2013 DAY 11 – KICK-ASS 3 by G-Man
December 11, 2013, 11:50 pm
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Kick-Ass 3 #1 - Variant Covers

Mark Millar & John Romita Jr. started the third and final chapter of Kick-Ass, their creator-owned comic book series that brought superhero’s into the real world with a strong emphasis on the word “reaI”.

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HIGHLIGHTS OF 2013 DAY 10 – TEN GRAND by G-Man
December 11, 2013, 12:01 am
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Ten Grand

Another Image comic’s release that had me pre-ordering like a mad man was Ten Grand by a creative team that had me hyped.

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HIGHLIGHTS OF 2013 DAY 9 – X-FILES SEASON 10 by G-Man
December 9, 2013, 11:23 pm
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X-Files Season 10 #1 - RI Variant

IDW Publishing seem to have developed a knack for licensing just the right titles for release…..and this among an already impressive line-up but the stand-out one for me has been X-Files Season 10.

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HIGHLIGHTS OF 2013 DAY 8 – TRINITY WAR by G-Man
December 8, 2013, 11:46 pm
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Trinity War

In recent times, the “events” from the big two have been mainly a big disappointment……..ending up pointless or not really rocking the comic universe as billed…..but DC’s Trinity War was going to change that…..right??

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HIGHLIGHTS OF 2013 DAY 7 – TRILLIUM by G-Man
December 7, 2013, 10:04 pm
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Trillium #1 and 2

Jeff Lemire is a fairly new writer/artist to me but after loving some of his previous work I jumped at pre-ordering this latest release from Vertigo.

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HIGHLIGHTS OF 2013 DAY 6 – OBLIVION by G-Man
December 7, 2013, 9:45 pm
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Oblivion

We saw this hit cinema’s back in April based on a (yet-to-be seen) Graphic Novel from Radical Studios, written & directed by Joseph Kosinski.

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HIGHLIGHTS OF 2013 DAY 5 – BREATH OF BONES by G-Man
December 5, 2013, 11:14 pm
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Noah's Golem

Steve Niles hits us with another winner with his 3-part arc Breath of Bones: A Tale of the Golem through Dark horse Comics (reviewed here).

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