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‘Star Wars’: The Comic Book

September 4, 2013

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Thankfully, for the moment, ‘Star Wars‘ is cool again. In fact, depending on the new films (and the already questionable direction they seem to be taking), it may never be this cool again. Say us then Nerds, rejoice in this brief moment of Lucas-free utopia by reading the exceptionally well-done ‘Star Wars’ comic book from […]

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Free Comic Book Day This Saturday

May 3, 2012

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It is that time of the year again when Free Comic Book Day is held around the world celebrating all things comics. This year is no different from others with DC, Marvel, Dark Horse, Image, Valiant and many other companies will have a great selection of books for all ages featuring Superman, Spider-Man, Buffy, Yo […]

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Jill Thompson “Beasts of Burden” Signing and Release Party @ Challengers!

July 6, 2010

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One of my favorite books of last year was Evan Dorkin and Jill Thompson‘s horror/mystery/talking animal opus “Beasts of Burden” from Dark Horse. So, you can imagine my excitement when I found out that our good buddies Challengers Comics are holding a signing and release party, this Saturday, July 10, with the artist herself! See […]

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Domo Custom by Motorbot

November 18, 2009

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Motorbot has knocked it out of the park once again with this insanely awesome customized Domo figure.  He’s based upon the 5.5″ figure put out by Dark Horse.  How would you like to bump into this guy at your local 7-11? More pics/links after the jump.

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Dark Horse’s “Beasts of Burden”

November 17, 2009

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While @ Chicago Comics, I snagged the first two issues of  “Beasts of Burden” from Dark Horse Comics, and I gotta tell you, they rule. Written by Evan Dorkin (of Milk and Cheese fame), it’s the story of talking dog and cat supernatural investigators, who solve other-wordly mysteries when their owners are not around. Seriously.This […]

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Hellboy and The Umbrella Academy Now Available for The iPhone

October 19, 2009

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As a huge fan of both these titles, I am super excited to hear that Hellboy and The Umbrella Academy are now available on the iPhone. Although I am far too stupid/poor to actually own this particular gadget du jour, it is still very cool that both of these rad Dark Horse titles are now […]

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New “The Guild” Comic Book From Dark Horse

July 28, 2009

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NES-rockers I Fight Dragons recently stopped by Piece Brewery to record an episode of Nerd City, and in our beer-fueled conversations, lead singer Brian mentioned “The Guild“. Admittedly, I didn’t really know much about it. Then, today, I received an email from Dark Horse saying they will be publishing a “The Guild” comic book. My […]

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Umbrella Academy Figures Out Now!

July 12, 2009

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They are out, and they are awesome. I just picked up my set @ Chicago Comics. Get more info here.

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Read “The Umbrella Academy: Dallas”

April 1, 2009

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With only one more issue left to be released in Dallas, the second story in The Umbrella Academy saga, now is as good a time as any to read one of my favorite comic books ever, by the leader of one of my least favorite bands ever. Seriously, this book is as good as My  […]

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