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DECLASSIFIED: An Advance Review of DEPT. H #1

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Nothing But Comics has obtained a leaked government document regarding the incident at the Dept. H subsea facility. For obvious reasons, we are unable to disclose our source, whom we will refer to as “Dark Horse” (because it sounds cool, and because “Deep Throat” was already taken).]

DEPT H Top Secret

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A Review of SHOWMAN KILLER: HEARTLESS HERO

Slide1Writer – Alejandro Jodorowsky; Artist – Nicolas Fructus; Translator – Ivanka Hahnenberger; Publisher – Titan Comics

The science fiction graphic album Showman Killer: Heartless Hero begins on a prison planet, with an unofficial visit from a sperm collector. Continue reading A Review of SHOWMAN KILLER: HEARTLESS HERO

Advance Review: ALABASTER: THE GOOD, THE BAD, AND THE BIRD #1

 Alabaster Cover

Caitlin R. Kiernan – Writer; Daniel Warren Johnson – Artist; Carlos Badilla – Colors; Greg Ruth – Cover

Its title might summon mental images of Clint Eastwood in a Sergio Leone Spaghetti Western, but the first issue of Alabaster:  The Good, the Bad, and the Bird is not set in the 19th Century American Southwest, but rather presently in the white void of Hell and a bleak, abandoned Southern truck stop.

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“The Mystery of MYSTERY GIRL #1”: A Penny Potter Comic Book Review Mystery

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Writer – Paul Tobin; Artist – Alberto Alburquerque; Colorist – Marissa Louise; Published by Dark Horse Comics

MYSTERY GIRL REVIEW

PENNY POTTER, COMIC BOOK DETECTIVE” – the words were written in bright red ink on the manila envelope that was slid under Penny’s door.

Penny verified that no one was standing outside her office. The after-hours hallway was deserted so she closed the door, then picked up the envelope and walked to her desk. She shook the envelope, and with a hunch about its contents, opened it.  Sure enough, it was a comic book, but not one she had seen before.

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Alan Moore and Brian Michael Bendis Discuss Alias #12

PREVIOUSLY:  Some time ago, Alan Moore traveled to Portland to discuss comics with his fellow comics creators.  He is determined to discuss every issue of the Marvel Comics series Alias with Brian Michael Bendis

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Recently, after Alan left the coffee shop, a mysterious creature warned Brian not to trust Alan

 

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Brian confronted Alan about his strange behavior…

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…but Alan used a magic spell to erase Brian’s memory and suspicions

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Alan Moore and Brian Michael Bendis Discuss Alias #11

PREVIOUSLY:  Some time ago, Alan Moore traveled to Portland to discuss comics with his fellow comics creators.  He is determined to discuss every issue of the Marvel Comics series Alias with Brian Michael Bendis

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Recently, after Alan left the coffee shop, a mysterious creature warned Brian not to trust Alan

 

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Brian confronted Alan about his strange behavior…

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…but Alan used a magic spell to erase Brian’s memory and suspicions

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Alan Moore and Brian Michael Bendis Discuss Alias #10

PREVIOUSLY:  Some time ago, Alan Moore traveled to Portland to discuss comics with his fellow comics creators.  He is determined to discuss every issue of the Marvel Comics series Alias with Brian Michael Bendis

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Recently, after Alan left the coffee shop, a mysterious creature warned Brian not to trust Alan

 

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Brian confronted Alan about his strange behavior…

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…but Alan used a magic spell to erase Brian’s memory and suspicions

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Alan Moore and Brian Michael Bendis Discuss Alias #9

PREVIOUSLY:  Some time ago, Alan Moore traveled to Portland to discuss comics with his fellow comics creators.  He is determined to discuss every issue of the Marvel Comics series Alias with Brian Michael Bendis

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Recently, after Alan left the coffee shop, a mysterious creature warned Brian not to trust Alan

 

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…but Brian concluded he must have imagined the whole thing…

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…but Alan’s recent behavior has given Brian doubts…

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Alan Moore and Brian Michael Bendis Discuss Alias #8

PREVIOUSLY:  Some time ago, Alan Moore traveled to Portland to discuss comics with his fellow comics creators.  He is determined to discuss every issue of the Marvel Comics series Alias with Brian Michael Bendis

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Recently, after Alan left the coffee shop, a mysterious creature warned Brian not to trust Alan

 

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…but Brian concluded he must have imagined the whole thing…

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…until Alan revealed that he had seen the Ant-Man movie…

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Alan Moore and Brian Michael Bendis Discuss Alias #7

PREVIOUSLY:  Some time ago, Alan Moore traveled to Portland to discuss comics with his fellow comics creators.  He is determined to discuss every issue of the Marvel Comics series Alias with Brian Michael Bendis

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Recently, after Alan left the coffee shop, a mysterious creature warned Brian not to trust Alan

 

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…but Brian concluded he must have imagined the whole thing…

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…until Alan revealed that he had seen the Ant-Man movie…

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