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The First Family of Comics takes center stage this week, as they take on Galactus and his friend, Harold. Plus, strange things are afoot at DC Comics (or are they?), your favorite burger joint, Motor Crush Vol. 2, Usagi Yojimbo: The Hidden #4, Hawkman #1, and Tomb Raider: Inferno #1 all go under the microscope.

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Captain America #1
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Marvel has released images for even more Captain America #1 variant covers from artists Paul Renaud, and Mike Zeck.

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Jack Kirby Fantastic Four Poster
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Did you hear the Fantastic Four are returning? IT’S TRUE! To celebrate, Marvel is releasing a classic Jack Kirby image as a new poster.

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Skymastes Amigo Comics for August 2018
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Amigo Comics has released the cover images and solicitation information for titles scheduled to arrive in August 2018, including Jack Kirby and Wally Wood’s  Skymasters.

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Fantastic Four Returns Comics Portal Opininon
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A few days ago, Marvel brought us the news that Marvel’s “First Family” was coming back to monthly comics. When they first faded away back in 2015, I wrote a column that I was fine with them taking a break until the House of Ideas put together a concept that would be worth the time and money. I’m hoping they’ve made that happen.

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Harley Quinn #45
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It took Harley Quinn over 20 years to become an overnight success, and now the Clown Princess of Crime is getting a new story arc from writer Sam Humphries and artist John Timms, as Harley Quinn takes on Granny Goodness and the Female Furies.

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Black PantherComics PortalFeaturedMarvelOpinion

One of the best-attended panels was about the upcoming Marvel Black Panther film, due to be released this weekend!

I’m hoping it will be a big success, revive the character’s comics, and also improve the company’s diversity. 

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Wayne Hall, Wayne’s Comics, Mary, Crimson Rider, Jack Kirby, western, crime, Gunsmoke, hanging, family
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This week in Episode 304, I feature a great chat I recently had with comics creator Zach Davis, who is bringing out a new Crimson Rider comic.

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Fighting American #2
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Titan Comics has released this sneak peek of next week’s Fighting American #2 by Gordon Rennie and Duke Mighten.

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Jack Kirby
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PRESS RELEASE Jack Kirby wasn’t an ordinary comic-book creator, and it’s perhaps only the occasion of The King of Comics’ 100th birthday celebration this year that could get John Byrne to rescind his retirement from comic conventions to make a special appearance at NYCC 2017 in October.

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Did I mention that Jack Kirby’s 100th birthday is upon us?  What better way to celebrate than with several of his most interesting DC creations!  Major Spoilers review of Manhunter Special #1 awaits!

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FeaturedJack KirbyMarvelRetro ReviewReview

With Jack Kirby’s 100th birthday nearing, today’s Retro Review is going Kirby with a vengeance!  These days, everyone remembers Jack Kirby as the creative legend behind Darkseid and The New Gods, the co-invention of romance comics and damn near the entire Marvel Universe.  But back in 1940, he was just a young artist trying to make his mark…  Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of Red Raven Comics #1 awaits!

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