Featuring, in this issue: Beauties and Beasties and Big Bad Wolves! Faceless Fellows Furiously Fighting! Someone’s Son Seems Superhuman! Plus: Kidnappings, Outings, and Crime, oh my! Half-sister Christian, oh, the time has come! Comfortable surfaces for your pet rodent! SKAAR… IS COMING. And: LOBSTER STICKS TO MAGNET!! KOWA KOWA!! You don’t drink, you don’t smoke, what do you do? Subtle innuendo follows, there must be something inside… Settle in, grab a frosty beverage to wash down your hamburger (the CORNERSTONE of every nutritious breakfast) and get ready for the good, the bald, and the wonderful personality. We’re gonna totally blow your mind, duuuude…[podcast]http://media.libsyn.com/media/majorspoilers/majorspoilers_92.mp3[/podcast]
Show Notes after the Jump!
SKAAR IS COMING!
COVER BY: HUMBERTO RAMOS
WRITER: TERRY MOORE
PENCILS: TAKESHI MIYAZAWA
INKS: TAKESHI MIYAZAWA
LETTERED BY: VC – JOE CARAMAGNA
The spookiest Runaways tale ever starts here! The Val Rhymin subplot has been brewing since issue one and peeks here! Chaseâ€™s boss is not what he seems! Terry Moore (Strangers in Paradise, Echo) welcomes former RUNAWAYS artist Takeshi Miyazawa aboard for this creepy tale of magic and mayhem!
Rated T+ â€¦$2.99
DYNAMO 5 #21
story JAY FAERBER, art MAHMUD A. ASRAR, YILDIRAY CINAR, & RON RILEY, cover MAHMUD A. ASRAR & RON RILEY
32 PAGES, FC, $3.50
Visionaryâ€™s going on his first date! And itâ€™s with that cute Firebird, too. But you know what happens when two super-heroes try to take a night off, donâ€™t youâ€¦? The answer may surprise you!
Fables #83â€¨Written by Bill Willingham and Matthew Sturges; Art by Mark Buckingham and Andrew Pepoy ; Cover by Joao Ruas
Part 1 of “The Great Fables Crossover”! Thrill! To the adventures of your favorite Fables as they fight for their very existence in the greatest Fables epic yet! Shudder! To the danger as all of existence is about to be wiped out with the stroke of a pen! Featuring Brazilian newcomer Joao Ruas, who brings his exquisite style and elegance as our new cover artist!
MAJOR SPOILERS POLL OF THE WEEK
Watching the Watchmen and Their Counterparts
Weâ€™re almost done with the battle between the Watchmen and the characters that inspired them. This week itâ€™s a battle of the faceless ones as The Question takes on Rorschach.
A) The Question
MAJOR SPOILERS Trade Paperback Review
The first ten issues of the Eisner and Harvey Award-winning series is collected in hardcover for the first time! Written by Ed Brubaker (Captain America) and Greg Rucka (Detective Comics, 52), this series pitted the detectives of Gotham Cityâ€™s Special Crimes Unit against the cityâ€™s greatest villains â€“ in the shadow of Batman himself.
This volume collects two cases of the Gotham Special Crimes Unit. In the first, a cop is killed by Mister Freeze, and the squad is in a race against time to bring him in without the help of the Dark Knight. In the second storyâ€“the acclaimed, award-winning â€œHalf a Lifeâ€â€“Detective Renee Montoya is outed as a lesbian and finds her work environment and personal life turned upside down. Things only become more complicated when sheâ€™s kidnapped by Two-Face. This debut volume features an introduction by acclaimed mystery author Lawrence Block.
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