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Empowered Sistah Spooky
Dark Horse ComicsEmpoweredPress ReleaseSolicitations

PRESS RELEASE Empowered’s “frenemy” Sistah Spooky was once a schoolgirl who sold her soul for hotness, but was granted even more magic than beauty. Now, both superheroines find themselves trapped in a high-school hellscape by Spooky’s Infernal Service Provider—with her blonde ex-classmates plotting ritual murder to claim her magic for themselves!

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Dark Horse ComicsDueling Review PodcastEmpoweredFeaturedMajor SpoilersPodcastReview

What happens when heroes stop getting serious, and seriously get it on? This week, we jump between the pages of Empowered: Soldier of Love #1 from Dark Horse Comics.

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Adam WarrenDark Horse ComicsSolicitations

Adam Warren’s Empowered series is getting a new installment titled, Empowered and the Soldier of Love. Quite appropriately, the series kicks off in February.

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Ten Things
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Nearly a century after the codification of the modern superhero, we have literally thousands of examples, with names ranging from poetic to “Morph.”  Some, however, are more descriptive than others…  Welcome to Ten Things!

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FeaturedMajor SpoilersStaff Picks

IT’S NEW COMIC BOOK DAY! #NCBD The best day of the week just got a lot better with a new round of awesome comics arriving in stores this week. Staff members at Major Spoilers are here to help you with your comic book selection this week, with their roundup of comics they recommend.

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Ten Things
FeaturedMajor SpoilersTen Things

The great philosopher Barnabus Stinson was once heard to remark: “Nothing suits me like a suit.”  He would be proud to know how many supers appreciate this sage wisdom…  Welcome to Ten Things!

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Dark Horse ComicsEmpoweredFeaturedReview

Thanks to the magic of the MSP trade paperback review, I have become a fan of Adam Warren’s energetic pin-up/superhero epic magnum opus, Empowered, but sometimes find the wait between trades interminably long.  Luckily, Adam’s one step ahead of me, as your Major Spoilers review of Empowered Special #6: Internal Medicine awaits!

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FeaturedWeek in Review

Another busy week filled with news and bits of awesome has come and gone.  This time of year is busy for all of us, so here is your Major Spoilers recap of some of the top stories from the week that was.

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FeaturedMajor SpoilersMajor Spoilers PodcastPodcast

In this issue: Giant robots, girls in tights, Invincible heroes, Alabaster Wolves, and.. Rob! [podcast]http://traffic.libsyn.com/majorspoilers/msp417.mp3[/podcast] Direct Download Subscribe via iTunes RSS Feed Show Notes after the Jump!

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This week, on the Major Spoilers Podcast, the crew returns to the world of sexy superheroes as they examine Empowered Volume 07. While costumed crimefighter Empowered makes a startling discovery regarding her unfortunate status as an all-too-frequent “damsel in distress,” her hard-drinking best friend, Ninjette, confronts her own sordid past, violent present, and frighteningly uncertain future as she fights a desperate, single-handed battle against an entire clan of supernaturally durable ninja warriors. Can our two hard-luck heroines also withstand the further perils posed by supervillainous minivans, dueling sets of “daddy issues,” doomed-but-still-hot boyfriends, undead karaoke party-crashers, and even “spoiler alerts

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Dark Horse ComicsEmpoweredPress ReleaseSolicitations

Press Release Dark Horse Books is proud to announce a special Empowered hardcover collection, limited to one printing!

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Dark Horse Comics sent Major Spoilers a sneak peek of Empowered Special #2: Ten Questions for the Maidman that arrives in stores on June 08, 2011.

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Adam WarrenDCEmpoweredFeaturedMajor SpoilersMajor Spoilers PodcastMarvelPodcast

This week on the show: Girls what are nekkid, Robin’s that are Red, Hulks that are girls, and a heaping helping of everyone’s favorite comic “historian”… [podcast]http://traffic.libsyn.com/majorspoilers/msp253.mp3[/podcast] Direct Download Subscribe via iTunes RSS Feed Podcast Alley Show Notes after the Jump!

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Adam WarrenDark Horse ComicsEmpoweredFrom the EditorTrade Paperback

This week on the Major Spoilers Podcast, the trio take a look at Adam Warren’s Empowered Volume 1. Empowered Empowered is an original English-language manga written and illustrated by Adam Warren. Described by Warren as a “sexy superhero comedy”, Empowered began to take shape in 2004 with a series of commissioned sketches of a damsel in distress; these illustrations became the basis for short comic stories that helped develop the characters for the Empowered series. 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

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