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Enter the New Team: Avengers 16-20

So here begins our journey with a new group of avengers.  New characters, new villains, new dynamics all start in issue sixteen.  Cap continues to develop as a character, and the new characters all find their places in the team. 2,046 more words

Captain America

Comic Books: The Silver Age

Donny is back explaining the Silver Age of comics to us. Among other things I like that he mentions R Crumb below, who also did the album cover for… 1,161 more words


You Can’t Have What You Already Own

I decided to pay a visit to a local comic shop. You know the kind of store I’m talking about. If you’re a fan, you’re intimately acquainted with the racks of new books that line the walls surrounding tables filled with cardboard boxes of older books. 1,093 more words

The Media

Review of Uncanny X-Men Issue #59

Uncanny X-Men Issue #59 (August 10, 1969)

Story By: Roy Thomas                                                                                                

Art By: Neal Adams

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

Brief Description: This new Sentinel saga comes to an end, but who will come out of the final battle alive? 637 more words


World's Finest: Planetary #6: Where There's Blood Instead of Snow

This article was originally published at Infinite Comix on August 13, 2014.

Ray Sonne: Planetary #6 introduces the series’ main plotline and antagonists, The Four. The Four are, of course, pastiches of The Fantastic Four wrapped up in sci-fi plot and criticism of Cold War values. 2,340 more words


Cap'n Dinosaur #1 (Image)

CREDIT: Image Comics

Rating: 4/5 – A Fun Romp Through the Silver Age of Comics
by ComicSpectrum reviewer Adam Alamo.

I picked up Cap’n Dinosaur on a whim this week while scanning the wall of new releases at my local comic shop. 335 more words


Silver Age of Comics

I was reading an article about the upcoming San Diego Comic-Con and got nostalgic for the comic books of my childhood. :-)

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