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Superman #32 – Friday Flash Review

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Bane of Kings and Shadowhawk tackle the first issue of the newest creative team on DC’s troubled top-tier comic, Superman.

An excellent new start to what should be a great book from a stellar creative team.” ~Bane of Kings

“Finally a Superman story that I can read without reservations and really get interested in.” ~Shadowhawk

Cyclops #1 – Friday Flash Review

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Bane of Kings and Shadowhawk take a look at the first issue of a Cyclops-focused series.

“A strong first issue and has the potential to be the best X-Book on shelves.” ~Bane of Kings, The Founding Fields

“An unfocused issue that doesn’t really give a sense for what this series is going to be all about.” ~Shadowhawk, The Founding Fields

The Un-Natural by Michael Grapin – Book Review [Bellarius]

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Bellarius gives his thoughts on The Un-Natural by Michael Grapin.

“A well told throwback to classic science fiction and human exploration.” – Bellarius, The Founding Fields

Justice League United #0 – Friday Flash Review

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Shadowhawk and Bane of Kings take a look at the first ever issue of a new Justice League title from DC Comics.

“A promising start to what seems like some really hilarious madcap adventures with a dose of seriousness.” ~Shadowhawk, The Founding Fields

Jeff Lemire gets the newly formed Justice League United off to an excellent start. Count me in for the long haul.” ~Bane of Kings, The Founding Fields

Comics Round-up 02.02.2014

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Shadowhawk and Bane of Kings welcome you to the first comics round-up for February.

“A mix of Marvel comics here, with All-New Invaders not being quite up to par but the latest chapter of Revolutionary War is indeed quite impressive. ~Shadowhawk, The Founding Fields

Scott Lobdell misfires yet again with Teen Titans, proving that this series is deserving of its cancellation whilst Gail Simone works wonders with the first Volume of  Red Sonja.” ~Bane of Kings, The Founding Fields

The Deaths of Tao by Wesley Chu – Book Review [Shadowhawk]

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Shadowhawk takes a look at the sequel to Wesley Chu’s stellar 2013 debut from Angry Robot.

“A great follow-up to a great book with a killer emotional ending.” ~Shadowhawk, The Founding Fields

Black Science #3 – Friday Flash Review

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Shadowhawk and Bane of Kings take a look at the third issue of one of Image’s newest titles.

“An absolutely stunning issue that works on just about every level that you can imagine. Which is fitting given the central theme of the story in this issue: the onion.” ~Shadowhawk, The Founding Fields

Black Science delivers yet another stunning issue, with Remender, Scalera & White knocking it out of the park yet again. A Must Read” ~Bane of Kings, The Founding Fields

Crash by Guy Haley – Book Review [Shadowhawk]

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Shadowhawk takes a look at the latest novel from Guy Haley for Solaris Books.

“One of the best science fiction novels I’ve read to date, Crash perfectly captures the idea of life at the frontier, one driven by economics and social change. Fascinating is the word that comes to mind.” ~Shadowhawk, The Founding Fields

Black Science #2 by Rick Remender and Matteo Scalera – Friday Flash Review

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Shadowhawk and Bane of Kings take a look at the new issue for Rick Remender and Matteo Scalera’s new series from Image Comics.

“Where the first issue was all weird SF adventure, the second issue is human drama, and the soft switch is glorious.” ~Shadowhawk, The Founding Fields

Rick Remender knocks it out of the park again, proving why that just two issues in Black Science is one of the best new comics of 2013. This gets my highest recommendation~Bane of Kings, The Founding Fields

Alien: The Illustrated Story by Archie Goodwin and Walter Simonson – Comic Review [Bellarius]

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Opting to take another look at comic adaptations, Bellarius sees what the combined team of Archie Goodwin and Walter Simonson can do when they are given Alien.

“Maintaining the suspense, terror and visual brilliance of the film, Alien: The Illustrated Story proves to be an adaptation worth any fan’s time.” – Bellarius, The Founding Fields