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We’re almost done with the battle between the Watchmen and the characters that inspired them.  This week it’s a battle of the faceless ones as The Question takes on Rorschach, and YOU, the Major Spoilers Legion, gets to decide who wins… and who ends up screaming to the doctor to give him back his face. FIGHT!

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Boom StudiosReview

We’ve seen Mark Waid write the hero as bad guy before.  His take on heroes as villains in Kingdom Come shows the hero stepping over the bounds as a revolt against their older counterparts, and trying to figure their place in a changing world.  And while there are others who have written openly violent tales of the good guy doing bad things, no one has ever stopped to ponder the question, “What made this person evil?”   In the case of Irredeemable, Waid dives into the answer and brings readers along for the ride down that dark path.

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AnimationDCSneak Peek

Here are a few more clips from this week’s parallel spanning universe Batman: The Brave and the Bold: Deep Cover featuring Batman taking on the Crime Syndicate. When parallel worlds collide, Batman swaps places with Owlman–his criminal counterpart in an alternate universe–to stop the Crime Syndicate from taking over their world. Crime fighters in one world must battle their evil counterparts in a crime spree melee. Meanwhile back on Earth, Owlman has been perpetrating crimes disguised as Batman and assembled all the villains to join him. When Batman returns, he finds himself on the wrong side of the law and

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AnimationDCSneak PeekTelevision

Woot!  Here’s another sneak peak of an upcoming Batman: The Brave and the Bold episode.  Check it out as the Red Hood must seek Batman’s help to combat the Crime Syndicate! When parallel worlds collide, Batman swaps places with Owlman–his criminal counterpart in an alternate universe–to stop the Crime Syndicate from taking over their world. Crime fighters in one world must battle their evil counterparts in a crime spree melee. Meanwhile back on Earth, Owlman has been perpetrating crimes disguised as Batman and assembled all the villains to join him. When Batman returns, he finds himself on the wrong side

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Boom Studioscomic conventionDisney

Boom! Studios has just announced a new partnership with Disney/Pixar to produce a series of comics based on some favorite Pixar titles and characters. Toy Story, Finding Nemo and Wall*E are all on the list, but probably the most exciting is the announcement that Mark Waid will be writing The Incredibles title for the company that will feature cover art by Darwyn Cooke. “Today, American comic books are aimed primarily at an older readership. Comics produced for an upcoming generation of readers are scarce – and BOOM! Studios aims to do something about that,” said Waid.  “There will be comics

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DC

One of the headlines seen during 52 was Power Girl missing. Well, we’ve found her, courtesy of Geoff Johns and the Justice Society of America Annual #1. Welcome to Earth-2!

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