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#Whiletheylive Wednesday #3 – John Byrne

Tom Brevoort, Marvel’s Senior Vice President of Publishing, started a Twitter initiative called “While They Live Wednesday” in response to the sudden passing away of comics professional Dwayne McDuffie. McDuffie was a young, talented, and often underappreciated creator in the comics and animation industries. Using the hashtag #whiletheylive on Twitter, fans can celebrate industry professionals …

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Review: Giant-Size Atom #1 (DC)

Writer: Jeff Lemire Pencillers: Mahmud Asrar, Allan Goldman, Robson Rocha Inkers: John Dell, Andy Owens, Eber Ferreira, JP Mayer Colorist: Pete Pantazis Letterer: Sal Cipriano Cover: Gary Frank and Nathan Eyring Assists: Sean Ryan, Darren Shan Editor: Brian Cunningham DC Comics – May 2011 – $4.99 This review contains spoilers, you are forewarned. This issue …

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#Whiletheylive Wednesday #2 – Neal Adams

Tom Brevoort, Marvel’s Senior Vice President of Publishing, started a Twitter initiative called “While They Live Wednesday” in response to the sudden passing away of comics professional Dwayne McDuffie. McDuffie was a young, talented, and often underappreciated creator in the comics and animation industries. Using the hashtag #whiletheylive on Twitter, fans can celebrate industry professionals …

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Great Comic Book Covers #1

This first installment of Great Comic Book Covers presents Fantastic Four #48 (March 1966) “The Coming of Galactus” featuring the fine pencils of Jack Kirby and inks from Joe Sinnott. Uatu the Watcher, the Fantastic Four, and scores of onlookers await the arrival of Galactus! This seminal issue features the first appearance of Galactus and …

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#Whiletheylive Wednesday #1 – Gene Colan

Tom Brevoort, Marvel’s Senior Vice President of Publishing, started a Twitter initiative called “While They Live Wednesday” in response to the sudden passing away of comics professional Dwayne McDuffie. McDuffie was a young, talented, and often underappreciated creator in the comics and animation industries. Using the hashtag #whiletheylive on Twitter, fans can celebrate industry professionals …

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Name the Artist #1

Some people are good at recognizing a particular writing style while others can tell right away who drew a certain comic. Can you name that pencillers that drew the following pages? I’ve included a full page since some artists’ ‘signature’ is in their layout style as well. Click on the images to enlarge them.

ComicRack

For those of you who run Windows on their PC and either read and/or maintain a collection of eComics, there is one program that I HIGHLY recommend – ComicRack! It’s easily the best eComics reader / organizer that I have ever used.  Not only can you read and maintain your collection of eComics with it, …

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Welcome to Comic Book Critic!

Hi everyone! This site will be up and running shortly. Our goal here at comicbookcritic.net is to provide objective reviews of comics that have been released regardless of format or publisher. Occasionally we will spotlight certain comics or story-arcs that are a “must-read” not only for the burgeoning readers but also for the veterans among …

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