ARCHIE: 1941 — NOT YOUR TYPICAL ARCHIE COMIC BOOK

Archie: 1941 #1 Peter Krause cover

Archie: 1941 #1 Peter Krause cover


Travel back in time with Archie and the gang for hijinx, high school, love, and the looming threat of WWII in Archie: 1941. KC Carlson examines the first issue and likes what he sees.

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LIVING IN A YELLOW SUBMARINE

The Beatles: Yellow Submarine

The Beatles: Yellow Submarine


To celebrate its 50th Anniversary, Titan Books has released The Beatles: Yellow Submarine, an adaptation of the popular film by Bill Morrison and others. Westfield’s resident Beatles expert, KC Carlson, takes a look at this excellent graphic novel.

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Markley’s Fevered Brain: Urgh More #1s

Skyward #1

Skyward #1


Recently, Wayne Markley has been exploring the new comics from Marvel. This week, he shifts his focus to Image and the crop of new comics he’s been enjoying there including Skyward, Leviathan, and Outpost Zero.

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Beauology 101: The Purpose Of Comic Books In The Modern World

Comic Book Implosion: An Oral History Of DC Comics Circa 1978 From TwoMorrows Publishing

Comic Book Implosion: An Oral History Of DC Comics Circa 1978 From TwoMorrows Publishing


With so much to choose from for your entertainment today, Beau Smith slows down and takes a look at a couple things he really likes; TwoMorrows’ Retro Fan Magazine and Comic Book Implosion: An Oral History Of DC Comics Circa 1978.

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Markley’s Fevered Brain: More Marvel #1’s

Tony Stark, Iron Man #1

Tony Stark, Iron Man #1


There are so many new Marvel Comics series that Wayne Markley decided to look at more of them including Marvel Rising, Tony Stark, Iron Man, and X-23.

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Markley’s Fevered Brain: Marvel’s Renaissance

Captain America #1

Captain America #1


Marvel has recently been relaunching some of their biggest titles including Captain America, Amazing Spider-Man, Avengers, and more. Want to know more about them? Wayne Markley’s got ya covered.

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Markley’s Fevered Brain: Surprise, Surprise

Poochytown

Poochytown


Westfield’s Wayne Markley shares his thoughts on some collections he’s read recently including Poochytown, Betty and Veronica: Vixens Vol. 1, and Guardians of the Galaxy: Road to Annihilation.

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TEEN TITANS: YEAR ONE — FACT OR FICTION?

Teen Titans: Year One

Teen Titans: Year One


KC Carlson revs up his time machine and takes us back to 2008, George W. Bush was the U.S. President, the CERN Large Hadron Collider was unveiled, Bill Gates steps down as Chairman of Microsoft, the Phillies win the World Series, and DC release the Teen Titans: Year One miniseries. KC tells you all about one of these events. (Spoiler alert: it’s Teen Titans: Year One.)

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Review: IDW’s Eight Million Ways to Die

Eight Million Ways to Die

Eight Million Ways to Die


Lawrence Block’s popular character Matthew Scudder makes his graphic novel debut in IDW’s Eight Million Ways to Die, adapted by John K. Snyder III from the most popular novel in the series. Westfield’s Roger Ash shares his thoughts on the book which is available today.

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Markley’s Fevered Brain: Off to War

Charley’s War: The Definitive Collection Vol. 1 - Boy Soldier

Charley’s War: The Definitive Collection Vol. 1 – Boy Soldier


Wayne Markley looks at the history of war comics, and highly recommends a collection of the classic British series, Charley’s War.

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