Markley’s Fevered Brain: Life is a Fantasy

The Quest of Ewilan

The Quest of Ewilan


Wayne Marley is not, as a rule, a fan of fantasy comics. However, he is willing to give them a try and change his mind as you can see as he looks at three fantasy graphic novel; The Quest of Ewilan, Amulet, and Wayward.

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ACTION COMICS #1,000 DELUXE EDITION

Action Comics #1000 Deluxe Edition

Action Comics #1000 Deluxe Edition


DC’s Action Comics reached its landmark 1000th issue. KC Carlson takes a look at the recently released Action Comics #1000 Deluxe Edition of this monumental issue and gives it high marks.

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LEGION OF SUPER-HEROES IN THE 31st CENTURY

Legion of Super-Heroes in the 31st Century #1

Legion of Super-Heroes in the 31st Century #1


Do you remember DC’s Legion of Super-Heroes in the 31st Century series? KC Carlson didn’t until he came across it while inventorying his comics. He takes a fond look back at this enjoyable series.

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Markley’s Fevered Brain: A French Master

Fog Over Tolbiac Bridge

Fog Over Tolbiac Bridge


Jacques Tardi is an outstanding creator from France. Wayne Markley believes his work deserves a wider audience in the US and takes a look at some of his favorite books by Tardi.

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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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