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Inferior Five #1

The weekend is almost here and we’re spending it relaxing… and reading some comics… and hopefully playing some games. What fun things will you all be doing? Sound off in the comments below! While you wait for the weekday to end and weekend to begin, here’s some comic news and reviews from around the web.

ValueWalk – Tip “T.I.” Harris reveals he had 500 comic books stolen – Awe.

Comicbook – A Look Inside The World’s Largest Comic Book Collection – This is pretty cool.

The Guardian – ‘We see with the brain’: creating a comic book for blind people – Interesting.

Reviews

AIPT! – Absolute Carnage #3
AIPT! –
Inferior Five #1

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Inferior Five #1

It was new comic book day yesterday! What’d everyone get? What’d you enjoy? What’d you dislike? Sound off in the comments below! While you think about that, here’s some comic news and reviews from around the web.

CTV News – Up, up and away: Edmonton comic book store named best in Canada – Congrats!

/Flim – Jupiter’s Legacy Showrunner Steven S. DeKnight Exits – That’s not a good sign.

The Guardian – Russian comics get sales boost after culture minister calls them ‘pathetic’ – Awesome!

Forbes – Why New Raina Telgemeier Graphic Memoir ‘Guts’ Has A One Million Copy Print Run – The sales aren’t in capes and tights.

The Beat – A Year of Free Comics: Midnight Furies is a slam dunk queer sports drama – Free comics!

The Comics Journal – Biographer and Comics Fandom Chronicler Bill Schelly Dies Unexpectedly at 67 – Our thoughts are with his friends and family.

Reviews

CBR – Inferior Five #1
But Why Podcast –
The Man Who Came Down the Attic Stairs
Talking Comics –
Powers of X #4
The Beat –
Relics of Youth #1
The Telegraph –
Rusty Brown
Comis Bulletin –
Swing Vol. 2

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Spider-Man #1

It’s new comic book day! What’s everyone getting? What has you excited? Sound off in the comments below! While you wait for shops to open, here’s some comic news and reviews from around the web in our morning roundup.

The Beat – A Year of Free Comics: This Is What Democracy Looks Like – Free comics!

Reviews

Newsarama – Black Panther and the Agents of Wakanda #1
The Beat –
Drawing Power
Newsarama –
Spider-Man #1
Comics Bulletin –
Transformers #12

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King Thor #1

It’s new comic book day tomorrow! What’s everyone looking forward to? What do you plan on getting? Sound off in the comments below. While you think about that, here’s some comic news and reviews from around the web.

The Comichron – August 2019 comics sales estimates: Absolute Carnage #1, Marvel #1000 both top 200k copies – For those that enjoy the horse race.

CNET – The Far Side could be back from extinction, and the timing’s so right – Yes, please!

Boing Boing – Furries deplatform Milo – Good.

Kotaku – We Have Reached the Inevitable: Warner Bros. Is Making a Funko Pop Movie – Is this the jumping the shark?

Reviews

AIPT! – Flaming Carrot Comics Omnibus #1
Talking Comics –
King Thor #1

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Harley Quinn & Poison Ivy #1

It’s a new week and we’ve got lots coming at you! We get things rolling with this week’s roundup of some of the news and reviews from around the web in our morning roundup.

CBLDF – History of Comics Censorship, Part Four – Learn some comic history!

The Comichron – Absolute Carnage, Marvel #1000, X-Men reboot, Batman/Superman lead busy $45 million August – For those that enjoy the horse race.

ICv2 – IDW Publishing Loses $1.2 Million in Fiscal Q3 – That’s a lot of money.

Reviews

CBR – Bury the Lede
Talking Comics –
Harley Quinn & Poison Ivy #1

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CBLDF

The weekend is almost here and we’re hopefully heading to Small Press Expo! If you’re in the Washington, DC area, it’s a show that’s a must to go to. While you wait for the weekday to end and weekend to begin, here’s some comic news and reviews from around the web.

CBLDF – CBLDF Welcomes Bob Schreck As Deputy Director – An interesting addition.

The Beat – Zack Soto joins Oni Press as Editor – Interesting.

Reviews

Comics Bulletin – Batman Universe #3
CBR –
Levius

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Harbinger

It was new comic book day yesterday! What’d everyone get? What’d you like? What’d you dislike? Sound off in the comments below!

The Beat – A Year of Free Comics: Adventuring and making friends in A Nice Long Walk – Free comics!

Calgary Herald – High suicide rates for Indigenous youths sparks action from Alberta government – A good use of comics to try to do some good in the world.

The Hollywood Reporter – Paramount Picks Up Comic Book Movie ‘Harbinger’ From Sony – Interesting move.

Reviews

IGN – Batman #78
Blog Critics –
King of King Court
Newsarama –
Powers of X #4
The Beat –
The Red Zone: An Earthquake Story
Comics Bulletin –
Sabrina the Teenage Witch #5

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King Thor #1

It’s new comic book day! What’s everyone getting? What are you looking forward to? Sound off in the comments below!

The Beat – A Year of Free Comics: True Beauty worth beholding – Free comics!

Newsarama – John Wesley Shipp to Run Another Lap for Crisis on Infinite Earths – Report – Yes, please!

Newsarama – DC Editor Rob Levin Named Humanoids’ New Senior Editor – The publisher is making some moves.

Newsarama – DC Editor Molly Mahan Jumps to Riot Games – Interesting move.

Reviews

Comics Bulletin – Horns
Newsarama –
King Thor #1
Talking Comics –
Legion of Super-Heroes: Millennium #1
Comics Bulletin –
Night Moves
The Beat –
Stargazing
The Beat –
Stunt

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Marvel Comics #1000

It’s new comic book day tomorrow! What’s everyone excited for? What do you plan on getting? Sound off in the comments below! While you think about that, here’s some comic news and reviews from around the web in our morning roundup.

CBLDF – Free CBLDF Banned Books Week Webinar Announced! Addressing Identity Censorship – This should be interesting to watch.

Newsarama – Hailee Steinfeld in Talks for Hawkeye‘s Kate Bishop – Report – Interesting casting choice.

Reviews

Comics Bulletin – Coffin Bound #2
Fortress of Solitude –
Marvel Comics #1000
ICv2 –
Owly: The Way Home
The Beat –
Skull-Face Bookseller Honda-san

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Midnight Vista #1

It’s a new week and we’re getting ready for Small Press Expo. While we count down the days until the convention, here’s some comic news and reviews from around the web in our morning roundup.

/Film – Mad Men Scribe Jonathan Igla is the Hawkeye Series Writer – An interesting choice.

CBLDF – History of Comics Censorship, Part Three – Learn your comic history.

ICv2 – Webtoon Comics Platform Running Multi-Million Dollar Ad Campaign on TV, Web, in Theaters, and Outdoor – Good for them. Hope it works.

Reviews

Talking Comics – DCeased: A Good Day to Die #1
AIPT! –
Ghost Spider Annual #1
Talking Comics –
House of X #4
Geek Dad –
Legion of Super-Heroes: Millennium #1
AIPT! –
Midnight Vista #1
Comics Bulletin –
Spawn #300
Laughing Place –
Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order: Dark Temple #1

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