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Ghost Rider: Vicious Cycles and Revelations

Ten years ago, Marvel was publishing a comic series to coincide with the title character’s live-screen appearance.  Civil War by Mark Millar and Steve McNiven was blowing up sales while a big screen Iron Man adaptation was right around the corner. In the present, the latest character to be called Ghost Rider is currently appearing on Marvel’s Agents of SHIELDCivil War II is costing Marvel in the sales charts they dominated scant weeks ago and Doctor Strange is less than a month away. All of which is to say, the more things change the more they stay the same. In 2006, Johnny Blaze would take the last long ride he would see for some time. It was, more or less, a fitting one. Continue reading Ghost Rider: Vicious Cycles and Revelations

Freeze Frame 9/22/2016

From Empress #6 by Stuart Immonen, Wade von Grawbadger & Ive Svorcina
From Empress #6 by Stuart Immonen, Wade von Grawbadger & Ive Svorcina

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This Week’s Finest: Karnak #5

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By Warren Ellis, Roland Boschi, Dan Brown, Clayton Cowles, David Aja

As I sat in thought trying to decide on TWF, I went through the contenders in my head trying to narrow down what would be the deciding factor. There were a lot of strong books, even a few great ones. Soon I came upon “plot” and there were only two, but then I remembered “execution” and after that only Karnak #5 remained. That is because Karnak’s execution is flawless… Continue reading This Week’s Finest: Karnak #5