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Weekly Comic Book Reviews 06/30/08

Avengers: The Initiative #14
Writers: Dan Slott & Christos Gage
Artist: Stefano Casseli
Publisher: Marvel

Marvel’s Secret Invasion is still going strong and here we get to see how the Skrulls managed to infiltrate pretty much every super-team on the planet. A minor sub-plot that has been there since the beginning of this series comes bubbling up to the surface with an unexpected pay-off. Good stuff as always. I really liked both the story…

Weekly Comic Book Reviews 04/14/08

This entry is part 10 of 16 in the series Weekly Comic Book Reviews

Booster Gold #8
Writer: Geoff Johns & Jeff Katz
Artist: Dan Jurgens
Publisher: DC
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I’ve really been enjoying Booster Gold so far, and this current story (Blue and Gold) in particular. What makes that a little surprising is that I have no particular attachment to either Booster Gold or this particular Blue Beetle.

But what DC is serving up…

Weekly Comic Book Reviews 04/07/08

This entry is part 9 of 16 in the series Weekly Comic Book Reviews

Secret Invasion #1
Writer: Brian Michael Bendis
Artist: Leinil Yu
Publisher: Marvel

So Secret Invasion is upon us. They hype has been heavy for the last few months, but Bendis has apparently been seeding his stories for years now with elements that lead up to this story. One of the big criticisms of Bendis’ last crossover event was that it was…

Doug Jones Silver Surfer Will Not Be CGI

Reports are spreading across the web that Doug Jones, who is set to play the Silver Surfer in Fantastic Four: The Rise of the Silver Surfer will be wearing a chrome colored body-suit and some sort of articulated head/mask for his portrayal of the Silver Surfer.

Now the first thing to remember is that there has been no confirmation of this yet, it’s essentially just an anonymous rumor (although one that…

Weekly Comic Book Reviews 9/10/06

This entry is part 4 of 16 in the series Weekly Comic Book Reviews

Welcome to the latest edition of my weekly comic book reviews. It was something of a quiet week for me as far as new books are concerned, so I went looking a little further afield for things to review and the end result is my largest review column so far (plus it’s not all Marvel books so…

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