Author Archives: Angel

About Angel

A 30 year old everything-nerd living in the southern United States. I devour films and British television like it's my job. My first love is Marvel and the X-Men, but Batman and all of his little helper birds are quickly weaseling their way in.

What We’re Reading Wednesday

It might be SDCC week, but it’s still Wednesday, and that means new comics! Check out what we’re looking forward to reading this week, and let us know what you’re picking up as well. Our pulls of the week: Storm #1 … Continue reading

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Art Love: Batgirl of Burnside

Batgirl of Burnside by Hector Barrientos. For more fan art of the new Batgirl redesign, check out the Batgirl of Burnside tumblr!

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What We’re Reading Wednesday

Wednesday! Glorious comic book day! Check out our post to see what we’re looking forward to reading this week, and let us know what you’re picking up as well. Our pulls of the week: The Wicked + The Divine Story: … Continue reading

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Art Love: Superhero Kids

Wonder Kid by Andy Fairhurst   Iron Kid by Andy Fairhurst More of Andy Fairhurst‘s Superhero Kids series can be found in his gallery on Deviantart.

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Art Love: Captain Marvel and Spider-Woman

Captain Marvel and Spider-Woman, by Laura Truxillo (If you’re going to be at HeroesCon this weekend, she’ll be selling this print at table 1913!)

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Review: The Wicked + The Divine #1

  “Just because you’re immortal doesn’t mean you’re going to live forever.” A couple of weeks ago, I realized that I had a serious backlog of comics that I hadn’t read. Among the giant pile was the end of Kieron … Continue reading

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Random Awesome: Pete Holmes’s Ex-Men

Maybe it’s old news to some of you, but I’ve recently been delighted by Pete Holmes Shows run of sketches featuring Professor X firing every member of the X-Men one by one. They’re a lot of fun, and Pete Holmes … Continue reading

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Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: “The Asset”

“I used to have this down. It should be just muscle memory.” SYNOPSIS: When the brilliant scientist Dr. Franklin Hall is kidnapped, Agent Coulson and his S.H.I.E.L.D. agents must race against the clock to locate him. Skye is their only way … Continue reading

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Reader Spotlight: Strawdoll

Today’s spotlight is on Strawdoll, a 23 year old graphic designer from Sydney, Australia. You can find her on Facebook at strawdoll or robinsofwayne, and on tumblr at strawdolly.   How did you get into comics? My fandoms actually started from Harry Potter, anime/manga and … Continue reading

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Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: “0-8-4″

“This is my fault. I should have learned kung-fu.” SYNOPSIS: Coulson and his team travel to Peru to recover a mysterious artifact designated 0-8-4. However, they run up against an enemy agent, Camilla Reyes, who also wants the item. My … Continue reading

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