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Author: Adam Saucier

April 7, 2012

PAX East: Double Dragon Neon

If the phrases “bro-op” and “dude-bro synergy” don’t make you chuckle, you can just get out of your chair right now and walk away, probably to do something decidedly not manly. Still here? Yeah, I thought so.


April 4, 2012

COMICS KORNER: Avengers vs. X-Men’s Big Debut

This week marks the advent of several huge new things for Marvel. Avengers vs. X-Men #1 is finally upon us, along with the new Marvel AR app and the premiere Infinite comic. Has all the hype been worth it? Read on to find out!


April 3, 2012

TV Korner: Mad Men 5.3 – “Tea Leaves”

After last week’s nigh-flawless double premiere, I had my doubts that this week’s episode of Mad Men would be able to match up. It didn’t, but average by this show’s standards is still pretty fantastic, so who am I to complain?


March 28, 2012

Comics Korner: Week of 3/28/2012

            After returning from a whirlwind week in Paris, France where I was lucky enough to experience the comic culture firsthand (they LOVE comics over there), I’m back to the familiar racks of the États-Unis.  Next week will finally bring the arrival of the hotly anticipated Avengers vs. X-Men #1, but this week still has…


March 14, 2012

Marvel’s Re-Evolution Begins at SXSW

This week saw a pretty big announcement from Marvel in the form of a new application called Marvel AR and a revolutionary new line called Infinite comics.  Starting in April, smartphones and tablets with cameras will become readers’ windows to extra content, like original sketches and writer/artist commentary, when the AR logo is scanned within…


March 7, 2012

Comics Korner: Week of 3/7/2012

  March is off to an incredibly strong start with this week’s comic line-up.  Among Swamp Thing’s triumphant return, Spider-Man’s continued shenanigans in space and the new DC logo, there was plenty to like (or in that logo’s case, to be pretty ambivalent towards).  Read on to find out exactly what made this week so…


February 29, 2012

Comics Korner: Week of 2/29/2012

Spaceman has returned!  Sorry, I just couldn’t contain my excitement.  This week contained quite a few interesting titles, including the first issue of a new Batman Beyond run and a sci-fi adventure starring Spider-Man…in space!  Yes, really!  Keep reading!


February 15, 2012

Comics Korner: Week of 2/15/2012

Any week that gives us Daredevil, Batman and Spidey all at once is fine by me.  This week in particular was rife with quality storytelling and visuals from some of the top talent in the industry.  Keep reading for all the details!


February 8, 2012

Comics Korner: Week of 2/8/2012

Another Wednesday means another trip to the comic shop.  Will Penguin’s plan to launch a massive attack on Gotham soar, or will fail to take off like a certain flightless bird?  How will Batgirl fare against her new mind-controlling enemy?  These questions and more are answered inside, so keep reading!


January 17, 2012

Batman: Through the Looking Glass – Review

            Much like Lee Bermejo’s recent graphic novel “Batman Noel”, “Batman: Through the Looking Glass” takes a classic piece of literature and uses it as a foundation on which to build an engrossing Batman tale.  The book, from writer Bruce Jones and artist Sam Kieth, is a worthy purchase for any fan of unorthodox Batman…


December 28, 2011

Comics Korner: Week of 12/28/11

            It’s another solid week in the realm of new comics.  Some stories are coming to an end while others are just getting started with all new characters, time periods, and some serious plot twists.  It’s a great time to be a comic fan!  


December 21, 2011

Comics Korner: Week of 12/21/11

Thanks to the approaching holiday looming over me like Bane, wanting nothing more than to break my wallet forever, I had to choose my purchases carefully.  In a week with many big titles, this was no easy task.  Read on to see which titles are most worth picking up!  


December 14, 2011

Comics Korner: Week of 12/14/11

  The holidays are upon us, and what better way to get in the Christmas spirit than to celebrate with some of the Bat-family?  This week we’ll check out the fourth issues of Batwoman and Batgirl as well as the new graphic novel Batman: Noel by Lee Bermejo.  


December 7, 2011

Comics Korner: Week of 12/7/11

This was a strong week for new comics, with dark and disturbing stories abound.  Find out which of them are most worth picking up…if you dare.


November 30, 2011

Comics Korner: Week of 11/30/12

While this was a relatively quiet week for new comics quantity-wise, the quality of some of these books makes up for it in spades.  The best books include an astronaut who only dreams of going to space and a blind hero with a new lease on life.  Keep reading to find out what they are!