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Chakra the Invincible: Secret Origin review. October 2, 2016 – Posted in: Uncategorized

Chakra the Invincible: Secret Origin. Written by Stan Lee, Sharad Devarajan, Ashwin Pande, Scott Peterson. Illustrated by Jeevan J. Kang “The only thing worse than failing is not even trying.” That is Chakra’s motto in the same sense that ‘with great power comes great responsibility’ is Spider-Man’s. The phrase really sets up the theme of the story, eventually motivates Raju to become the superhero Chakra and let’s be honest, Stan Lee is great at catchphrases.…

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Harry Potter and my Childhood Obsession. – Review. September 26, 2016 – Posted in: Uncategorized

With my frequent visits to Greenlight Comics, I had come across a few of George Rex’s memoirs and had them on my to buy list for awhile. I heard good things, plus I’m always on the lookout for a good local read. Georgina’s comics mainly consist of autobiographical stories of her journey through life and her holiday adventures but don’t mistake them, they are funny and entertaining while the art is simple, cute and appropriate.…

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LUKE CAGE RETROSPECTIVE – Posted in: Uncategorized

Created by Archie Goodwin (writer) and John Romita Sr. (artist) Also Known As: Power Man, Mark Lucas, Hero for Hire, Ace of Spades. Real Name: Carl Lucas – Changed legally to Luke Cage First Appearance: Hero For Hire (1972)   Powers: Steel-hard skin that cannot be cut by the sharpest of blades. Super Strength that allows him to lift up to 25 tons. Recovery time caused by Injury or trauma is one-third that of a…

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Fables Vol 1 – Reviewed by Tyrone Burns September 7, 2016 – Posted in: Uncategorized

Fables Vol 1. Are you an old school Disney fan? Did Beauty and the Beast both terrify and enchant you as it did me? Does Snow White’s relationship with the Seven Dwarfs confuse you?  Did Maleficent’s harrowing death in Sleeping Beauty haunt your dreams? Do you remember being a child acting as the giant in Jack and the Beanstalk yelling FEE-FI-FO-FUM or was that just me? These classic Fairy Tales were made famous in the…

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Planetes Volume 1 – Review by Tyrone Burns September 4, 2016 – Posted in: Uncategorized

Planetes Volume 1 Holy Smackaronies! I just could not put this book down. While in Greenlight Comics I remember picking this book up and reading the synopsis, right below that there are some high praise quotes from well respected websites and people including Archie vs Predator! writer Alex De Campi who said Planetes is “My favourite sci-fi comics series of all time”. It was then I thought to myself “well this book should be worth…

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