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Empress and Reborn cover details

Pipeline #1044: It’s Millarworld Time

Mark Millar is well known for one thing lately: Creating mini-series with top name comic book artists that get sold to Hollywood before the first issue hits stands. Needless to say, this colors those books in many a reader’s mind. ┬áThe world of comics is littered with failed screenplays turned into “graphic novels” for the sake of putting together a…

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Youngblood Comics Scene Magazine cover

Image @ 25: Looking Back at The Original Series

Over the past couple of months, I’ve written a whole lot over at about the original Image creators’ series. In most of those weeks, I’ve followed up with more on that series here on this site. I haven’t written more on “Youngblood” yet, because I feel like I have a lot to write about and want to do one…

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WildC.A.T.s #1 cover by Jim Lee, Scott Williams

Image @ 25: Jim Lee’s WildC.A.T.s

This week at, I took a fresh look at WildC.A.T.s #1 from the first year of Image Comics. What I learned is simple: WildC.A.T.s is Jim Lee and Brandon Choi attempting to write like Chris Claremont, and stumbling over it. As usual, I had to cut a good chunk of the column out for space, but I’m publishing that…

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