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Centaur ComicsFeaturedRetro ReviewReview

In 1939, the ink was barely dry on the first real superhero, but it was clear that the super man was the wave of the future.  Now (for ‘Fall of ’39’ values of now, anyway) it was time… …to EXPERIMENT!  Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of Amazing-Man Comics #5 awaits!

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BladeMarvelRetro ReviewReviewTomb Of Dracula

Everybody remembers Marv Wolfman as the co-creator of the New Teen Titans, the series that save DC Comics.  But did you know that, nearly a decade before, his first big comic hit featured the vamp that out-vamped ’em all?  Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of Tomb Of Dracula #10 awaits!

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DCFeaturedRetro ReviewReview

Who IS Damage?  And how is that he was the one to save the entire multiverse?  Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of Damage #1 awaits!

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Archie ComicsFeaturedJosie and the PussycatsRetro ReviewReview

When is a first issue not a first issue?  That, my friends, is one of the key questions you have to ask yourself repeatedly when it comes to Silver Age comic books!  Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of Josie And The Pussycats #45 awaits!

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Doctor WhoFeaturedMarvelRetro ReviewReview

Though it began in 1963 in the UK, the television series Doctor Who was a bit slower to make its way into the America pop-culture consciousness.  But for a few glorious months in the 1980s, Marvel Comics had the monthly adventures of my favorite Doctor of all…  Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of Doctor Who #15 awaits!

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Eclipse ComicsFeaturedRetro ReviewReview

And now, because Otter Disaster demanded it, we take a step into the surreal.  Buckle your seatbelts, dear friends, ’cause your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of Reid Fleming, World’s Toughest Milkman #1 awaits!

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DCFeaturedRetro ReviewReviewSuperman

This week, the world lost a legend.  But, Faithful Spoilerites, did you realize that Muhammad Ali once went toe-to-toe with Superman for the fate of the entire world?  And did you know it was also awesome?  Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of Superman Vs. Muhammad Ali (aka All-New Collectors Edition C-56) awaits!

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FeaturedMarvelNew UniverseRetro ReviewReview

The New Universe was billed as a more realistic comics world and described as ‘the world outside your window.’ This issue is the point where they chuck that concept OUT the window…  Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of The Star Brand #12 awaits!

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DCFeaturedJustice League of AmericaJustice Society of AmericaRetro ReviewReview

With DC Rebirth on the way, and a new iteration of the ever-expanding, ever-evolving DCU on its way, it seemed appropriate to take a step back and assess the first time a shared-universal course-correction was necessary…  Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of Justice League Of America #21 awaits!

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americas best comicsRetro ReviewReviewTop 10

Superhuman police officers, a teleportation accident and The Meaning Of Life.  It’s all in a days’ work for America’s Best Comics.  Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of Top Ten #8 awaits!

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Fantastic FourFeaturedMarvelRetro ReviewReview

“Captain America: Civil War” brings several new players into the Marvel Cinematic Universe, but one of them hasn’t had four movie origins since 2002…  Allow us to introduce you to The Black Panther!  Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of Fantastic Four #52 awaits!

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Adventure ComicsBatmanDCFeaturedJustice Society of AmericaRetro ReviewReview

Not a dream!  Not a hoax!  Not an imaginary story!  The DEATH of Batman! …of Earth2. Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of Adventure Comics #462 awaits!

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FeaturedPacific ComicsRetro ReviewReview

On a recent Major Spoilers Podcast, I referred once again to the worst delay after a cliffhanger in my comic-reading life, but it occurred to me that most Spoilerites have NO idea what I’m referring to…  Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of Ms. Mystic #2 awaits!

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FeaturedMarvelNew X-MenRetro ReviewReviewX-Men

There are a lot of vehement opinions about Grant Morrison’s redefining run on New X-Men, but no matter what you believe, you have to agree that they pulled off one of the best shocking swerves in modern comic book history… Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of New X-Men #146 awaits!

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