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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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BatmanDCFeaturedRetro ReviewReview

Recent conversations about pop culture have led to discussions about whether or not The Batman should kill… But what about Bruce Wayne?  Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of Batman #600 awaits!

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Eclipse ComicsFeaturedRetro ReviewReview

Today’s Retro Review offering brings with it the reminder that, sometimes, the behind-the-scenes events in comic publishing are as tense and dramatic as anything they put on the page…  Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of Destroyer Duck #1 awaits!

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Captain AmericaFeaturedIron ManMajor SpoilersMarvelRetro ReviewReview

Last week, DC’s biggest icons clashed for the very first time.  This time around, we turn our attention to the protagonists of the upcoming ‘Captain America: Civil War.’ It’s a much less pleasant interaction…  Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of Captain America #341 awaits!

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BatmanDCFeaturedRetro ReviewReviewSuperman

Fans have waited a long time to see Superman and Batman together on the big screen for the first time.  But I’ll be you didn’t know how long Golden Age fans had to wait to see our heroes together on the comics page…  Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of Superman #76 awaits!

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