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Or – “???”   Maniacal laughter from inside the Matthew-Cave seems to indicate that something auspicious is happening.  I managed to capture this image with my thermo-sensors before the emergency shields came down.  All that is certain is that you meatbags continue to confuse me…

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FeaturedGamingMajor SpoilersMajor Spoilers Podcast

This issue: Stephen, Rodrigo, and Matthew play another of Matthew’s little games. [podcast]http://media.libsyn.com/media/majorspoilers/majorspoilers_157.mp3[/podcast] Direct Download Subscribe via iTunes RSS Feed Podcast Alley Contact us at podcast@majorspoilers.com A big Thank You goes out to everyone who downloads, subscribes, listens, and supports this show. We really appreciate you taking the time to listen to our ramblings each week. Tell your friends about the podcast, get them to subscribe and, be sure to visit the Major Spoilers site and forums.

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Critical HitDungeons And DragonsFeaturedGamingMajor SpoilersMajor Spoilers Podcast

This episode: When enough experience points (XP) are gained, characters get to level up their powers and abilities. This week, Rodrigo and Stephen take Orem from Level 2 to Level 3, and answer some questions about leveling up a wizard. [podcast]http://media.libsyn.com/media/majorspoilers/critical_hit24.mp3[/podcast] Direct Download RSS Feed Subscribe via iTunes Contact us at podcast@majorspoilers.com A big Thank You goes out to everyone who downloads, subscribes, listens, and supports this show. We really appreciate you taking the time to listen to our ramblings each week. Tell your friends about the podcast, get them to subscribe and, be sure to visit the Major Spoilers

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AnimationFeaturedGamingHaloInterviews

The Halo universe expands into anime this spring via Halo Legends, a DVD anthology of episodic films based within the popular game’s mythology produced by 343 Industries, a unit within Microsoft Game Studios. One of the key orchestrators of Halo’s morphing from interactive entertainment to on-screen magic is Frank O’Connor, the Halo franchise development director. Warner Home Video will distribute Halo Legends as a Special Edition 2-disc version on DVD and Blu-Rayâ„¢, as well as single disc DVD and available On Demand and Digital Download. The new street date is February 16, 2010. Born and raised in Edinburgh, Scotland, O’Connor

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From the EditorMajor SpoilersPoll

New Comic Book Day is a joyous event each week, but after rapidly reading through your new issues a time or two, what do you do with those old comics when the next batch of new comics arrive? VOTE!

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From the EditorMajor Spoilers

This week on the Major Spoilers Podcast, the crew cracks the cover on the black and white pulp noir tale from Sin City: The Hard Goodbye takes place in Sin City – a land as tough as leather and as dry as timber. Love is the fuel, and the now-infamous character Marv has the match, not to mention a “condition.” He’s gunning after Goldie’s killer and it’s time to watch this town burn. As always, the Major Spoilers Podcast is nothing without comments from great readers and listeners like you. You can use the comment section below, drop us a

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BatwomanDCDetective ComicsFeaturedGreg RuckaReview

Matthew Peterson of Earth. RISE!  Stephen Schleicher of Earth. RISE!  I, your Robot Overlord, command you to dance like little puppets, and join forces to review a single comic book for the week.  Those that fail to obey my orders will suffer never ending torment in Robot Hell.  You are hereby ordered to review Detective Comics #859.

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Critical HitDungeons And DragonsFeaturedGamingMajor SpoilersMajor Spoilers PodcastPodcast

This issue: You have questions, we have answers. This week, the Critical Hit Crew read and respond to the many listeners who have taken the time to send us email over the last couple of weeks. [podcast]http://media.libsyn.com/media/majorspoilers/critical_hit23.mp3[/podcast] Direct Download RSS Feed Subscribe via iTunes Contact us at podcast@majorspoilers.com A big Thank You goes out to everyone who downloads, subscribes, listens, and supports this show. We really appreciate you taking the time to listen to our ramblings each week. Tell your friends about the podcast, get them to subscribe and, be sure to visit the Major Spoilers site and forums.

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FeaturedFrom the EditorMajor Spoilers

There are plenty of things to be thankful for this year.  On this holiday the Major Spoilers Crew sat down to reflect on the geekier side of giving thanks.

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From the EditorHoliday

We’d post a picture of the Major Spoilers crew doing the whole Norman Rockwell thing, but quite frankly, most of the turkey never made it to the table, as it was plucked clean by a certain Major Spoilers contributor… For those celebrating the Thanksgiving holiday, here’s hoping your day is a great one.  For the rest of the world, we’ll make sure to eat an extra slice of pumpkin pie for you.

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DCFeaturedMajor SpoilersMajor Spoilers PodcastPodcast

In this issue: Kull, Black Cat, and Klingon top the news, while comic book database software and Marvel titles are talked up in this week’s reviews. The Major Spoilers Crew heft the might tome of Absolute Sandman Volume 1 and tell you all about it. [podcast]http://media.libsyn.com/media/majorspoilers/majorspoilers_154.mp3[/podcast] Direct Download Subscribe via iTunes RSS Feed Podcast Alley Show Notes after the Jump!

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DCFrom the EditorMajor SpoilersNeil Gaiman

This week, on the Major Spoilers Podcast, the crew of Stephen, Rodrigo, and Matthew open the pages of DC/Vertigo’s Absolute Sandman Volume 1, and take a peek inside. Absolute Sandman Volume 1 Written by Neil Gaiman; Art by Sam Kieth, Mike Dringenberg, Malcolm Jones III, Chris Bachalo, Michael Zulli, Steve Parkhouse, Kelley Jones, Charles Vess and Colleen Doran; Cover by Dave McKean THE SANDMAN, written by New York Times best-selling author Neil Gaiman, was the most acclaimed comic book title of the 1990s. A rich blend of modern myth and dark fantasy in which contemporary fiction, historical drama and legend

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Adventure ComicsDCFeaturedReviewSuperboy

Of all the characters this site has had a go with over the years, Tom Welling Prime (aka Superboy Prime, aka Superman Prime, aka Whiner Lad) is the one that gets the most attention.  Following the end of Legion of 3 Worlds, Prime found himself back on his home world of Earth-Prime, and quite possibly out of the lives of readers forever. But when has DC ever been able to leave a character alone?  This week, Matthew and Stephen attempt to tackle the self-referential Adventure Comics #4, that doesn’t feature the young Christopher Reeve, but does feature Tom Welling Prime.

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FeaturedInterviewsMajor SpoilersMajor Spoilers PodcastPodcastThe Variants

[podcast]http://media.libsyn.com/media/majorspoilers/majorspoilers_153.mp3[/podcast] Direct Download Subscribe via iTunes RSS Feed Podcast Alley This issue: Stephen talks it up with the creators of The Variants, a live action web comic that puts you on the other side of the counter of your favorite comic shop. Contact us at podcast@majorspoilers.com A big Thank You goes out to everyone who downloads, subscribes, listens, and supports this show. We really appreciate you taking the time to listen to our ramblings each week. Tell your friends about the podcast, get them to subscribe and, be sure to visit the Major Spoilers site and forums.

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