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DCFeaturedFlashRetro ReviewReview

Ladles and jellyspoons, Faithful Spoilerites, friends, Romans, countrymen! I hereby present to you the origin of the finest and most perfect superhero costume of all time.  Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of Flash #135 awaits!

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DCFeaturedFlashRetro ReviewReviewShowcase

We’re wrapping up Flash Month in our Retro Review Corner!  The Golden Age of Comics was full to the brim with super-heroes of all shapes and sizes, including more than one guy who ran fast.  When editor Julius Schwartz went looking for a new character for Showcase, he went back to the beginning and rebooted one of the first, which led to a whole new superhero renaissance.  Your Major Spoilers (retro) review of Showcase #4 awaits!

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DCFeaturedFlashRetro ReviewReview

August is Flash Month in our Retro Review Corner!  As the hero who jump-started the Silver Age of Comics, Barry Allen had a lot of powers: Super-speed, friction aura, complete molecular control…  But he also had an ability seldom seen in comics these days: A complete ignorance of the fourth wall.  Your Major Spoilers (retro) review of Flash #163 awaits!

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DCFeaturedFlashRetro ReviewReview

August is Flash Month in our Retro Review Corner!  This time around, we ask that musical question: What DOES it feel like when one is being mystically puppetized?  Your Major Spoilers (retro) review of Flash #133 awaits!

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DCFeaturedFlashRetro ReviewReview

August is Flash Month in our Retro Review Corner!  Why?  Well, the various Flashes (Mssrs. Garrick, Allen, West, Allen et al) have all led rather momentous lives, including a few stories so notable that they’ve become hallmarks of their given comic ages.  F’rinstance, are you prepared to experience ‘The Day The Flash Weighed 1,000 Pounds?’  Your Major Spoilers (retro) review of Flash #115 awaits!

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DCFeaturedGreen LanternRetro ReviewReviewSinestro Corps

Thaal Sinestro is a big deal these days, even temporarily headlining the main Green Lantern title during the New 52 relaunch, but have you ever wondered how he started out?  Your Major Spoilers (retro) review of Green Lantern #7 awaits!

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Awardcomic conventionEisner Awardssan diego

The Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards have announced the 2008 Hall of Fame Nominees: Matt Baker John Broome Reed Crandall Rudolph Dirks Arnold Drake George Evans Creig Flessel Graham Ingels Mort Meskin Tarpe Mills Gilbert Shelton George Tuska Mort Weisinger Len Wein Barry Windsor-Smith Congratulations to everyone who has been nominated.  Voting is open until April 18, with the winner announced at the 2008 San Diego Comic Con International.

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