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It’s new comic book day! What’s everyone getting? What are you excited for? 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 Root – How Stan Lee, Creator of Black Panther, Taught a Generation of Black Nerds About Race, Art and Activism – There’ll be a lot of debate about the credit he should have but there’s no denying this.

 

Reviews

Newsarama – Avengers #10

The Beat – I Am Young

Newsarama – Immortal Hulk #8

Newsarama – William Gibson’s Alien 3 #1

Around the Tubes

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

The Comichron – October 2018 comics sales estimates online: Strong month for the midlist – For those that enjoy the horse race.

Kotaku – “Realistic Pokémon” Artist Got A Job On The Detective Pikachu Movie – This is kind of cool.

The Philadelphia Tribune – Princeton’s comic book exhibit spotlights superheroes of civil rights movement – This sounds really cool.

DC Entertainment – Swamp Thing: Will Patton Joins Cast as Avery Sunderland – Can’t wait for this show!

DC Entertainment – Swamp Thing: Kevin Durand Cast as Jason Woodrue – Another reason we’re excited!

 

Reviews

Talking Comics – Batman #58

Comic Attack – Bitter Root #1

Around the Tubes

The weekend has come and gone and we’re still prepping for the end of the year and some awesome things we have planned. What geeky things did you all do? 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.

The Beat – San Diego Comic-Con President John Rogers has passed away – Our thoughts are with his friends and family.

The Comichron – Comics sales ahead for year after $49.4 million October; Batman, Walking Dead’s 15th anniversary drive month – For those that enjoy the horse race.

Business Insider – Amazon’s Comixology has provoked a fierce debate in the comic-book world, but creators say it could help revitalize the industry – What do you think?

Thomas Reuters Foundation – Comic artist draws on history for tales of politically powerful women – Nice.

ICv2 – Funko’s U.S. Sales Growth Slows in Q3 – Could the bubble be ready to burst?

 

Reviews

Talking Comics – Justice League #11

Atomic Junk Shop – Transformers: Lost Light #25

Around the Tubes

The weekend is almost here and we’ve got lots of geeky things we’re taking care of on our end. What will you all be up to? Sound off in the comments below. While you ponder that, here’s some comic news and reviews from around the web in our morning roundup.

The Beat – ‘Pooot!’: Kathryn and Stuart Immonen have a new Instagram comic – Interesting.

 

Reviews

Talking Comics – The Empty Man #1

Comics Bulletin – Marvel Knights 20th #1

Comics Bulletin – Super Support Group #1

The Beat – Upgrade Soul

Comic Mix – The Wrong Earth #3

Around the Tubes

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! While you think about that, here’s some comic news and reviews from around the web.

CBR – Kingsman 3: Taron Egerton Will Not Return as Eggsy – Meh.

 

Reviews

Talking Comics – Outer Darkness #1

The Beat – Piero

Talking Comics – Stranger Things #2

Talking Comics – Wytches: Bad Egg

Around the Tubes

It’s new comic book day! What’s everyone excited for? What do you plan on getting? 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.

New York Times – ‘Master Race’ Comic Book Story Comes Up for Sale – Interesting.

WHYY – Princeton’s comic book exhibit spotlights superheroes of civil rights movement – This sounds awesome!

EW – How a new wave of graphic novels is revitalizing classics — and pushing diversity – Interesting read.

 

Reviews

Newsarama – Doctor Who: The Thirteenth Doctor #1

The Beat – I Feel Machine

Newsarama – James Bond 007 #1

Talking Comics – Justice League/Aquaman: Drowned Earth #1

Comic Mix – March

Newsarama – Outer Darkness #1

Around the Tubes

It’s new comic book day tomorrow but more importantly, it’s election day here in the United States! Go vote! Seriously, stop reading this and go vote. We’ll be here when you’re done.

Now, here’s news and reviews from around the web in our morning roundup.

ICv2 – Trans World Renegotiates Bank Agreement to Permit More fye Store Closings – One has to wonder the impact on various aspects of geek culture like Funko.

DC – Swamp Thing: Will Patton Joins Cast as Avery Sunderland – Really getting excited for this series.

Hollywood Reporter – Hedy Lamarr’s ‘Incredible Life’ Gets Told in Graphic Novel Biography – This is potentially awesome.

 

Review

ICv2 – The Hidden Witch

Around the Tubes

It’s a new week and we’ve got a lot we’re working on. Some of which is super exciting and a whole new era for the site… That’s all we’re going to tell you as far as that. While you attempt to guess that tease, here’s some comic news and reviews from around the web in our morning roundup.

The Comichron – Historical document alert: 1961 Marvel sales push letter to wholesalers now auctioning – Some cool comic history.

CBLDF – Community Rallies Around Iowa Library After Man Burns LGBTQ Books – Good and he should be in jail.

Albuquerque Journal – Indigenous Comic Con showcases American Indian pop culture – Really want to check out this convention some day.

 

Reviews

Talking Comics – Heroes in Crisis #2

The Outhousers – Heroes in Crisis #2

Talking Comics – Whispering Dark #1

Around the Tubes

The weekend is almost here and we plan on relaxing to read a nice pile of comics. What geeky things will you all be doing? Sound off in the comments below! While you wait for the work day to end and weekend begin, here’s some comic news and reviews from around the web in our morning roundup.

News 5 Cleveland – Woman fighting high illiteracy rates in Cleveland through the power of superheroes in comic books – This is cool to see comics used for such a good cause.

The Beat – Jillian Tamaki wins A Second Govervor General Literary Awards – Congrats!

 

Reviews

Talking Comics – The Backstagers: Halloween Intermission

ICv2 – Crush

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