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Far Distant Horizons

Advantages: The Castafiore Emerald is great, Picaros and Flight 714 are fun
Disadvantages: Not the strongest Tintin compilation, Alph-Art was unfinished

Tintin, the series of classic comic books created by the Belgian artist Georges Rémi - or Hergé as he became better known. Translated into 80 languages, Tintin's colourful adventures have taken him to the far flung reaches of the planet and into ...

Jake_Speed 21.03.2012 · Read full review
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Review of The Adventures of Tintin, volume 8 - Egmont Books

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Wza-y'ei… dho-hna… yr nhhngr

Advantages: Two great horrific stories
Disadvantages: Weak art

Alan Moore is widely regarded as the best writer of comics to have emerged since the medium started to be taken seriously (in fact, Moore's one of the reasons it's taken seriously). While Daniel Clowes is probably as good as Moore, he doesn't quite have t ...

hogsflesh 31.12.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Neonomicon - Alan Moore, Jacen Burrows

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The other Spider man of comics

Advantages: Classic British comics at their very best
Disadvantages: The two page episodes sometimes jolt

The star of King of Crooks is The Spider, an old British comics character who first appeared in the weekly comic Lion in 1965. Created by Ted Cowan and Reg Bunn, writer and artist respectively, The Spider was soon to gain a writer that was known the worl ...

Ailran 11.06.2012 · Read full review
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Review of King of Crooks - Jerry Siegel

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The REAL Batman begins!

Advantages: A look into the history of one of Comic's iconic characters
Disadvantages: Quality of art and story are nothing like they are today but you shouldnt expect that.

...Even if you have never read a comic in your life you know who Batman is. Constant exposure through the TV series from the 60’s, constantly repeated, the movies in the 80’s and now and the long running collection of animated series that have been create ...

Ailran 23.02.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Batman Chronicles, Volume 1 - Bob Kane, Bill Finger

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Exiles: Volume 16 Starting Over

Advantages: it gets good again, the final story is excellent, the iron man joke a classic
Disadvantages: Complete change of characters (so soon!) story concludes in another book

I feel I should warn you, I have written a little about the series first in order to introduce each book so you can read them independently it feels like cheating but I promise its well intended! The Exiles are an offshoot of the original Age of Apocal ...

Wrinkly_Toes_in_Bath 26.03.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Exiles: Starting Over - Chris Claremont

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