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TRILLIUM #1 AND #2 by G-Man
September 21, 2013, 12:00 pm
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Trillium #1 and 2

Jeff Lemire has been a relatively new addition to my regular “folks to look out for” list – his work on Animal Man for DC’s New 52 “reboot” was the first real exposure I’d had to his work….and soon after that I met him at Thought Bubble a few years ago.  To hear he was working on this sci-fi series had me hyped at first…..and although I didn’t pre-order it at first……it’s on that list now.

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December 11, 2012, 8:30 am
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Punk Rock Jesus 1 Cover

It seems only fair that a Christmas feature on the site contains something to do with the holiday – so what better way to say “Happy Birthday Jesus” than to celebrate my favourite comic of the year!

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SAUCER COUNTRY #1 by Linsay @softlyspokenlas
March 25, 2012, 12:43 pm
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Do you regularly find yourself lost in 50 minutes of bliss after stumbling upon an X-Files repeat midweek? Like well articulated team books with strong female characters a la Peter David’s X-Factor? If yes, then take a look at Vertigo’s brand new ongoing book Saucer Country. Written by Paul Cornell, pencils and inks from Ryan Kelly and colours by Guilia Brusco the book has arrived with a huge amount on fanfare from a somewhat marginalised looking Vertigo. Continue reading

March 11, 2012, 1:10 pm
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During our travels a few weeks ago at London Super Comic Con we managed to quickly catch up with Paul Cornell again (we previously spoke to him at the start of the DC New 52 relaunch) to see how things were going with his work with DC as well as discuss his new book out later this week – Saucer Country.

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SPACEMAN #1 by Craig
November 5, 2011, 12:43 pm
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While reading Spaceman #1, there’s three reasons you know you’re reading an Azzarello/Risso book. 1) The paper 2) The compelling story and world that they have created and 3) It’s totally fucking nuts!

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