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Stylized Greco-Persian Mayhem In ‘Xerxes’ #1 on The Wednesday Run

Today, the sequel to 300 drops. And although the title is a mouthful, it’s appropriately epic in scope: Xerxes: The Fall of the House of Darius and The Rise of Alexander #1.

Dine With ‘Hungry Ghosts #1’ on The Wednesday Run

‘Hungry Ghosts,’ co-written by Parts Unknown celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain and novelist Joel Rose, is the first release from new publisher, Berger Books.

31 Days Of Horror: The Wednesday Run Goes Criminal With “Sherlock Frankenstein & The Legion Of Evil #1”

Since the summer of 2016, acclaimed writer Jeff Lemire and fan favourite artist Dean Ormston have been crafting a monthly superhero story full of mystery, dread, heart and heartbreak. Here … Continue reading 31 Days Of Horror: The Wednesday Run Goes Criminal With “Sherlock Frankenstein & The Legion Of Evil #1”

It Won’t Take Wealth To Get Your Hands On “The Black Sinister” HC On The Wednesday Run

It’s been ten years since the 2007-2008 global financial crisis that devastated longstanding, too-big-to-fail, banking institutions and shattered the life savings of hundreds of thousands of hard working people. Entire … Continue reading It Won’t Take Wealth To Get Your Hands On “The Black Sinister” HC On The Wednesday Run

Aim For Big Game With “Predator: Hunters #1” On The Wednesday Run

Space aliens and pop culture. They leave a lasting effect in the mind, don’t they? Why, just last week, this very column highlighted the highly anticipated release of the new … Continue reading Aim For Big Game With “Predator: Hunters #1” On The Wednesday Run

Facehug Your #AlienDay With ‘Aliens: Dead Orbit #1’ On The Wednesday Run

We’re told that “in space, no one can hear you scream.” Here on planet earth, it’s a different story! Screams of fright, horror and joy abound when we’re talking about … Continue reading Facehug Your #AlienDay With ‘Aliens: Dead Orbit #1’ On The Wednesday Run

The Ten Percent: ‘American Gods’

“Ninety percent of everything is crud.” – Theodore Sturgeon Greetings and welcome to another installment of The Ten Percent! Every two weeks (well, roughly), Ensley F. Guffey and I use … Continue reading The Ten Percent: ‘American Gods’

The Flag Was Still There In “Rebels: These Free And Independent States #1” On The Wednesday Run

And the rocket’s red glare! The bombs bursting in air! OK. We’re talking about comic books, not the star-spangles banner of the United States of America – although the two, … Continue reading The Flag Was Still There In “Rebels: These Free And Independent States #1” On The Wednesday Run

Hit The Road With ‘American Gods: Shadows #1’ On The Wednesday Run

Gods, immigrants, the old world, the twenty-first century, road trips, deceits, magic and battles. Under the pen of award-winning author, Neil Gaiman, you know that those seemingly disparate elements will … Continue reading Hit The Road With ‘American Gods: Shadows #1’ On The Wednesday Run

Relive Days Gone By With “Black Hammer Giant-Sized Annual” On The Wednesday Run

The comic book annual. In many ways, the comic book annual is a thing of the past – the last refuge of a special excitement for regular readers of an … Continue reading Relive Days Gone By With “Black Hammer Giant-Sized Annual” On The Wednesday Run

Holiday Gift Guide 2016: Comic Book Collections Part 3

Over the last few weeks, we’ve highlighted a series of comic book collections that would make ideal gifts for your comic book loving friends and loved ones this season. You … Continue reading Holiday Gift Guide 2016: Comic Book Collections Part 3