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Inquisitor Ascendant by Dan Abnett and Simon Coleby – Comic Review [Bellarius]

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Digging up another forgotten remnant of Black Library’s past, Bellarius gives his thoughts on Inquisitor Ascendant.

“A classic example of how even the perfect writer for a comic can still produce dreck beyond comprehension.” – Bellarius, The Founding Fields

Green Lantern/New Gods: Godhead #1 – Friday Flash Review

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Bane of Kings and Shadowhawk take a look at the primer for the new Green Lanterns crossover even, starring the New Gods as they set out to take on Darkseid once and for all.

“A flawed but promising start to the latest Green Lantern epic.” ~Bane of Kings, The Founding Fields

“Often quite confusing and even a bit muddled at times, this is an interesting lead-in for the next big Green Lanterns crossover, and also quite ambitious.” ~Shadowhawk, The Founding Fields

The Transformers: Regeneration One Vol. 1-4 By Simon Furman And Andrew Wildman – Comic Review [Bellarius]

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Returning once more to the realm of transforming robots, Bellarius delivers his thoughts on Regeneration One by Simon Furman and Andrew Wildman.

“The final end of the Great War could not be in better hands.” – Bellarius, The Founding Fields

Daredevil #8 – Friday Flash Review

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Shadowhawk and Bane of Kings take a look at the eighth issue of the recently rebooted Daredevil series from Marvel Comics.

“A mysterious and creepy villain combined with Matt Murdock chilling out with his girlfriend for a day trip, how could this not be great?” ~Shadowhawk, The Founding Fields

“Marvel’s Best Title on shelves right now. Go and buy it ASAP – this is a good jumping on point for newcomers to the series, and trust me – you won’t regret it.” ~Bane of Kings, The Founding Fields

The Top 5 Must Read Comics This NCBD! (02 July 2014)

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Milo, aka “Bane of Kings”, runs down the Top 5 Must-Read Comics hitting shelves on tomorrow’s NCBD from the likes of Boom Studios, DC, Image and Marvel Comics. 

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

The Wicked + The Divine #1 – Friday Flash Review

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Shadowhawk and Bane of Kings take a look at Image Comics’ latest title, from Kieron Gillen, Jamie McKelvie, Matthew Wilson and Clayton Cowles.

“Bizarre and weird, but gorgeous to look at, this is going to be a series to watch out for in the coming months.” ~Shadowhawk, The Founding Fields

An excellent start to a promising new series.~Bane of Kings, The Founding Fields

The Top 5 Must Read Comics This NCBD! (11 June 2014)

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After a week’s abscence, Milo aka “Bane of Kings”, returns to look at the top five must read comics from this NCBD – hitting shelves tomorrow, featuring books from Valiant, DC, Image and Marvel Comics.

Green Arrow #32 – Friday Flash Review

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Bane of Kings and Shadowhawk take a look at the latest issue of Jeff Lemire and Andrea Sorrentino’s stelar Green Arrow run.

This is an excellent jumping on point to DC’s best comic.” ~Bane of Kings, The Founding Fields

“Lemire and Sorrentino kick off a new phase in Oliver’s war against crime and it is spectacular.” ~Shadowhawk, The Founding Fields

Martian Manhunter: Son of Mars by John Ostrander and Tom Mandrake – Comic Review [Bellarius]

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Picking up another comic devoted to a legendary Justice League figure, Bellarius examines the creation of John Ostrander and Tom Mandrake – Martian Manhunter: Son of Mars.

“An excellent introduction to the life and times of J’onn J’onzz, but suffering from failings of its era.” – Bellarius, The Founding Fields