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Comics of October 3, 2012

My comic load was thankfully much easier than last week (9 comics instead of 17). I picked up Avengers vs. X-Men 12, A vs. X 6, Uncanny X-Men 19, Avengers Academy 38, Uncanny X-Force 32, Action Comics 13, Amazing Spider-Man … Continue reading

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Avengers Academy 37 review

This is it, the conclusion that Avengers Academy has been building up towards. Final Exam part 4 pits all the Academy kids against Jeremy Briggs (alchemist) and Sylvie. Briggs is about to de-power the vast majority of super-powered beings on … Continue reading

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Comics of September 19, 2012

The comics I picked up this week include Avengers Academy 37, Venom 25, X-Factor 244, New Mutants 49, Supergirl 0, Nightwing 0 and Birds of Prey 0. It was nice to have a week with no AVX titles on my … Continue reading

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Nerd Journal – Thoughts on Avengers Arena

Avengers Arena was recently announced as one of Marvel’s new titles this fall/winter. The basic premise is that Arcade, a well-known villain in the Marvel Universe, is somehow going to kidnap a bunch of teenagers and throw them into his … Continue reading

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Avengers Academy 36 review

This is the third issue in the four part Final Exam story arc. The Academy kids are working together to stop Jeremy Briggs from de-powering the vast majority of super powered beings on Earth. Most of the Academy kids also … Continue reading

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Comics of September 5, 2012

The comics I read this week include Animal Man 0, Action Comics 0, Avengers Academy 36, Age of Apocalypse 7, Amazing Spider-Man 693, X-Factor 243, Venom 24 and First X-Men 2. These are my first impressions. Animal Man 0 review … Continue reading

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Avengers Academy 35 review

This is probably the best comic I’ve read this week, and that includes my usual favourite Uncanny X-Force. This is part 2 of the Final Exam storyline, where Jeremy Briggs is threatening to depower all of Earth’s superheroes. The Academy … Continue reading

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Comics of August 15, 2012

The comics I bought this week are X-Men 34, Birds of Prey 12, New Mutants 47, Nightwing 12, X-Factor 242, Uncanny X-Force 29, Avengers vs. X-Men 10, Amazing Spider-Man 691, Supergirl 12, Avengers Academy 35, and Captain Marvel 2. These … Continue reading

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Avengers Academy 34 review

Now that the Academy is closed and the direct AVX tie-ins are over, this series is again focusing on its core cast. Despite that this isn’t an AVX tie-in, Christos Gage makes several humerous jabs at the event anyway. After … Continue reading

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Comic review – Avengers Academy 33 and Nightwing 11

Avengers Academy 33 This is the second of two issues where phoenix powered Emma Frost is attacking the academy, and the fifth AVX tie-in for the series overall. How can the students possibly stand up to a cosmic force? Is … Continue reading

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