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Issues in Comics: Formed A Band, Formed A Brand

Issues in Comics is gonna to be a column which tracks, notes and reflects on current trends, themes and controversies happening in comics today. This’ll be a space for discussions about publishing models, variant covers, convention news, Brian Wood, and…

He said, She said- Amazing Spider-Man #698

In which Liz and Chris both have a read of the same comic and write about it. Sometimes they agree. Lots of times they don’t. This time it’s Amazing Spider-man #698. CHRIS SAID: As the maelstrom of Marvel Now swirls around…

He said, She said- Batman #14

In which Liz and Taylor both have a read of the same comic and write about it. Sometimes they agree. Lots of times they don’t. This time, it’s Batman #14. TAYLOR SAID: I should love this. Batman was my first favourite…

He Said, She Said- Wolverine MAX #1

In which Liz and Taylor both have a read of the same comic and write about it. Sometimes they agree. Lots of times they don’t. TAYLOR SAID: What can I tell you, we love Wolverine? The MAX imprint is a…

On Comic Book Deaths

It may be true that the only character in comics to ever stay dead is Uncle Ben, but that sure hasn’t stopped major characters from dying. Within the past few years, Captain America, Thor, the Human Torch, Nightcrawler and Cable…