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Books in brief: King, Balogh, Lindsey, Asaro, Merciel, Zettel, Simone, Clulow, and Herrin

Laurie R. King, To Play The Fool and With Child. Picador, 2014 editions.

The second and third installment in King’s Kate Martinelli series. The interesting thing about these novels, I realised as I read her standalone books – discussed next paragraph – is how much more King is interested in character, in suffering, in relationships, than she is in the intellectual puzzle of whodunnit. 644 more words

SFF

Preview: Red Sonja Vol. 2

Red Sonja Vol. 2

Gail Simone (w)
Walter Geovani (a)
Jenny Frison (c)
FC • 208 pages • $19.99 • Teen+

A dying emperor has a last request of Sonja. 147 more words

Comics

Review: Tomb Raider #9

The transition from other mediums into comics can be a bumpy and perhaps no character typifies this better than Lara Croft.  Though not much of a video game player at any point in my life, for the short period that I was involved with video games I did play the first couple of… 420 more words

Comics

Trans* Characters in Comics (a whole new era)

I’ve around my friends extolled the virtues of a recent progressive move from various comic creators towards a brilliant future that we all get to benefit from. 254 more words

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LEAVING MEGALOPOLIS


Written by Gail Simone
Drawn by Jim Calafiore
Colored by Jason Wright
Lettered by Dave Sharpe
Published by Painfully Normal Productions LLC

This original graphic novel began as… 692 more words

Graphic Novels

NYCC'14: Vertigo Announce New Titles from Gail Simone and Tim Seeley

At their panel yesterday, Vertigo announced the launch of two new comics in 2014, in the form of ‘Effigy’ by Tim Seeley/Ziggy Marcone and ‘Clean Room’ by… 178 more words

Announcements

My Love Hate Relationship with the Comic Book Industry

Given that this weekend is New York Comic Con I’ve decided to stray a little from gaming and focus more on Comic Books, specifically women’s portrayal in them. 506 more words

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