Curl Up With Comics: Courtesy, Your Friendly Neighborhood Valkyrie

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September 5, 2016

Beyond Rebirths and Civil Wars, there are whole worlds to explore in the pages of comics and graphic novels.     While DC has its Rebirth, Marvel slogs through its second Civil War – an interesting story, but one that’s been buried by tie-ins. (See below for one really stand-out moment.) Meanwhile the ‘indie’ scene is knocking out of the park. Take a look at some of my new and old…

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Comics for the New Year: Courtesy, Your Friendly Neighborhood Valkyrie

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January 6, 2016

After months of delays, scheduling problems, and continuity confusion, Marvel is wrapping up the recent Secret Wars event with Issue #9, but they’ve already launched more than a dozen new titles in a post-Secret Wars world. I’ve been pretty pleased with what they’ve delivered so far – despite my fears, Marvel is continuing to make good on their promise of diversity, nurturing break-outs like Spider-Gwen, the new Thor, Sam Wilson as Captain America, and the Unbeatable Squirrel Girl, among others. As for the new debuts…

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