Tag Archives: X-Men

ComicCon@Home: Bob’s Saturday 7/25 Panels reviewed

Saturday of ComicCon@Home is complete.   Another 11 panels today to bring my 3-day total to 33!  I have blown away my previous 4-day total of “panels viewed” and I have another day to go PLUS extra Hollywood panels!  As I … Continue reading

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ComicCon@Home: Bob’s Friday 7/24 Panels reviewed

Friday of ComicCon@Home is complete!   I did better today than yesterday… 11 panels (same as yesterday) but today I really enjoyed all 11 of them, whereas a couple yesterday were kind of duds for me.  That’s 22 panels in 2 … Continue reading

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Marvel’s 75th Anniversary Omnibus

CREDIT: Marvel Comics Marvel is producing a HUGE 1000 page omnibus featuring 75 of the top Marvel stories as voted by fans.  Keep that last part in mind: “as voted by fans”. By doing the selection based on an online … Continue reading

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SDCC 2014: Bob’s Top 10 – #7

Back Row: Mark Evanier, Elliot S! Maggin, Anthony Tollin, Len Wein Front Row: Steve Leialoha, Walt Simonson, Louise Simonson Photo credit: Bob Bretall << #8                       >> #6 #7 – That ’70s Panel In SDCC years past I attended Mark … Continue reading

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CGC Slab-Busters – X-Men #14

I have mixed feelings about CGC.  I can understand that they have a place in the hobby.  For super-high-grade comics they’re fairly essential, it’s nice to have a 3rd part verify that something is a 9.8 instead of someone just … Continue reading

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Crossovers/Events – What works for you?

I’m currently in the middle of reading 4 crossovers/events, 2 from Marvel and 2 from DC.  The one thing they illustrate for me is that my preconceived notion of specific format mattering does not hold true for these 4 events. … Continue reading

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