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Dynamo 5FeaturedImage ComicsRetro ReviewReviewUncategorized

Strangers bound by fate and the father they never knew…  But their late dad isn’t the only one with secrets.  Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of Dynamo 5 #1 awaits!

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FeaturedInterviewsPodcastWayne's Comics Podcast

In Episode 291 this week, you’ll enjoy listening to my fun interview with Jay Faerber, creator of such great comics as Venture, Dynamo 5, Near Death and Anti-Hero.

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Dynamo 5FeaturedImage ComicsReview

Or – “Image United, Indeed…” Dynamo 5’s story is an intriguing one, as five unrelated people discover that each of them has a secret in common:  They all share a real father, and he was one of the premier superheroes of the day.  Captain Dynamo may be dead, but Smasher, Ramjet, Menagerie, Wraith and Supervision are carrying on his legacy, each in his or her own different way.  Of course, this leads to problems as well, since the government doesn’t trust five random kids, and has sent in their OWN super-team to get things done…

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Image ComicsInvincibleSavage DragonSneak Peek

Image Comics sent Major Spoilers a sneak peek of titles arriving in stores this week. Take the jump for a look at Dynamo 5: Sins of the Father #3, Existence 2.0/3.0 trade paperback, Guarding the Globe #1, Invincible #74, Invincible trade paperback volume 13, Lady Robotika #2, Noble Causes, Volume 10: Ever After trade paperback, Savage Dragon #163, Savage Dragon: United We Stand trade paperback, Science Dog Special #1.

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Dynamo 5FeaturedImage ComicsReview

Or – “Say Goodbye To Scrap, Slingshot, Visionary, Scatterbrain and Myriad…  FOREVER!” It’s been a while since I’ve done a full review checking in with the kids of Captain Dynamo, collectively known as Dynamo 5, the protectors of Tower City.  In the absence of their deadbeat dad, five young people have banded together to fight against their pop’s old villains, working with his widow and the government agency known as FLAG (The Foundation for Law and Government) as superheroes.  Recent months have seen the team break up, leaving super-strong Scrap alone to form her own new team.  After a brutal

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Age of BronzeDynamo 5Image ComicsInvincibleSneak Peek

Image Comics sent Major Spoilers a sneak peek of Age of Bronze #29, Dynamo 5 #25, and Invincible Presents: Atom Eve & Rex Splode #1.  All the titles arrive next week, but you can see a preview after the jump.

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Major SpoilersMajor Spoilers PodcastPodcast

In this issue: Do YOU know the way to San Diego? Bunches of classic characters return from new companies! Tom Welling finally puts on tights! Faithful Spoilerites on a pilgrimage of geektitude! And your take on some DVD goodies! Plus: Bilateral Symmetry! Vince McMahon has a message for Bob Kirkman: He wants his swerve back. Rodrigo needs courage, Stephen needs a brain, and Matthew’s still searching for his way home… Show me the power, child, I’d like to say that I’m down on my knees today. It gives me the butterflies, gives me away, till I’m up on my feet

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Major SpoilersMajor Spoilers PodcastPodcast

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

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Major SpoilersMajor Spoilers PodcastPodcast

In this issue: Muppets, muppets, muppets! Zombies, zombies, zombies! Stephen says “Holy crap!” Rodrigo says “Why is this alien illeterate?” and Matthew just hums Paul McCartney tunes under his breath. Plus: pink pleather bikinis! The buying habits of of the North American comics fan! And two crazy mofos with big guns vy for your affections, and a teenage mutant ninja secretary is in the house, and she ain’t bringing you your coffee, bucky. When single shines the triple sun, What was sundered and undone The line between them was never so real, So have some beans at every meal. The

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Astounding Wolf-ManDynamo 5Image ComicsProofSneak Peek

Another roundup of sneak peeks of titles arriving next week comes from Image Comics.  The company dropped off previews of  Dynamo 5 #20, Proof #17, The Astounding Wolf-man #13, and The Sword #15.

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comic conventionImage ComicsNew York Comic Con

My jealousy for those able to attend all the great comic book convention continues to grow whenever I see the panel, signing, and booth schedules for the various publishers.  Image Comics has sent its rundown, and there are plenty of things for Image fans to do this weekend. Throughout the convention the Image Comics booth will be home to signings galore, a convention exclusive cover of the superhero debut JERSEY GODS and an array of creators including Rob Liefeld (YOUNGBLOOD), Whilce Portacio (SPAWN), Frank Cho (LIBERTY MEADOWS), Richard Starkings (ELEPHANTMEN), Glen Brunswick (JERSEY GODS), Josh Williamson (JOHNNY MONSTER) and Vinny

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Image ComicsSneak PeekYoungblood

Image Comics has sent Major Spoilers a sneak peek of three of its titles arriving in stores this week (Feb 4, 2009).  Take the jump for a look at Dark Ivory #4, Dynamo 5 #19, and Youngblood #7.

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Diamond Comic DistributorsNew Comic Releases

Here is the New Comic Release list for comics scheduled to be in stores November 19, 2008. There may be items on this list that are not shipped at the last minute, or new material may be added. Check with your local retailer for more details. This list was last updated October 17, 2008.

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Image ComicsInvincibleSneak Peek

Image Comics has sent Major Spoilers a sneak peek at titles arriving in stores on November 19, 2008.  Take the jump for a look at the Dead Space Hardcover, Dynamo 5 #18, Firebreather #3, Invincible #55, Lucha Libre Volume 1, and the Fantastic Worlds of Frank Frazetta Volume 1.

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