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Point/Counterpoint – Before Watchmen

The Watchmen prequels (Before Watchmen) were announced today by DC, to a very mixed reaction. Due out this summer, the seven mini -series have some pretty heavy talent behind them, including Brian Azzarello, Adam Hughes, Darwyn Cooke and Amanda Conner. … Continue reading

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Chantaal’s Favorite Artists: Part 2

Back to my favorite artists series! This list isn’t any sort of order; I’m just putting together names as I remember them. I’ll have more posts on the way as well, as I undoubtedly come up with more artists I … Continue reading

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Dream Team Wonder Woman

Every once in a while, a comic creator says something on twitter that causes immediate excitement.  Today’s tweet was from Jimmy Palmiotti I would love to write Wonder Woman with Justin…but only if amanda drew it. Now, for those that … Continue reading

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Best of 2010

Welcome to Girls Read Comics’ Favorites of 2010! From behind the scenes to the comics themselves, we’ve come up with a list of our favorites this year. Continue reading

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The Pro animation

I talked here about how much I love the book The Pro.  Written by Garth Ennis, with Amanda Conner, Jimmy Palmiotti and Paul Mounts on the art team, it tells a rather entertaining story of a prostitute-turned-superhero.  It’s a very … Continue reading

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Dear Yule Penguin

As you wake from your slumber in the South Pole, and prepare to swim north to provide all the waiting boys and girls their presents (and sometimes a regurgitated fish) to commemorate the winter/summer solstice (hemisphere dependent), I thought I … Continue reading

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Holidays are coming…

Yesterday my best friend came over and said the most horrifying 5 words: Christmas is three weeks away. How did that happen, I found myself wondering?  How did the holidays creep up on me this year?  What was I going … Continue reading

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Dee’s top three – miniseries

It’s about time we got to these isn’t it?  In my mind, self-contained short series are one of the joys of the comic world.  I love that they follow and arc and tell a specific story, without worrying too much … Continue reading

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The Last Resort

The Last Resort Writers: Jimmy Palmiotti & Justin Gray Artist: Giancarlo Caracuzzo Covers: Darwyn Cooke, Amanda Conner Zombies, it seems, are everywhere.  Though the creatures in the Last Resort aren’t  zombies.  They’re something rather different, as is this story. The … Continue reading

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Dinner & Drinks with the Hero Initiative!

I promised more info on last night’s awesome dinner hosted by the Hero Initiative, which Dee was so awesomely kind as to buy me a ticket for. It was incredibly mellow and great, everyone talking comics and movies and alcohol … Continue reading

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