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Fables 145

Today, Drew and Patrick are discussing Fables 145, originally released October 15th, 2014.

The term ‘archetype’ is often misunderstood as meaning a certain definite mythological image or motif…On the contrary, an inherited tendency of the human mind to form representations of mythological motifs — representations that vary a great deal without losing their basic pattern…

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Fables #145 Review

This article was originally published at Infinite Comix on October 16, 2014.

It’s beginning to feel like Fables is spinning its wheels. The first few issues of “Happily Ever After” laid compelling groundwork for a series of conflicts and confrontations that would make for a fittingly legendary end to this series. 412 more words


REVIEW: Fables Vol. 3: Storybook Love by Bill Willingham & Mark Buckingham

In the Fables’ world, there isn’t a lot of happily-ever-after to go around. As refugees from the lands of make-believe, the Fables have been driven from their storybook realms and forced to blend in with our gritty, mundane reality. 208 more words

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Fables #144 Review

This article was originally published at Infinite Comix on September 19, 2014.

This isn’t a fairytale. It’s a horror story.

Fables #144 moves away from the scattered composition of earlier chapters in “Happily Ever After” and focuses almost entirely on a single story. 457 more words


Fairest #29 – Review

By: Mark Buckingham (story), Russ Braun (art), Lee Loughridge (colors)

The Story: Some parties you want to be rescued from. This isn’t one of them. 654 more words


Dead Boy Detectives #8 – Review

By: Toby Litt (story), Mark Buckingham (layouts), Ryan Kelly (finishes), Lee Loughridge (colors)

The Story: It’s hard to tell the difference between the living and the dead in a nursing home. 730 more words