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DCFeaturedRetro ReviewReviewSuperman

What is the secret of The Sword Of Superman?  Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of Superman Annual #10 awaits!

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FeaturedRetro ReviewReviewWildstorm

There’s little more frustrating in comics than a promising, unfinished tale, especially when it comes from a creator that you wouldn’t expect…  Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of Wildsiderz #1 awaits!

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The Marvel Universe exists on a sliding timeline.  Sometimes, that slide allows for some entirely new events to spontaneously erupt…  Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of Marvel: The Lost Generation #12 awaits!

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Everybody knows about Hawk and Dove: Avatars of Order and Chaos, red suit/blue suit, often embodied in a pair of siblings… But what if…  they’re NOT?  Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of Hawk & Dove #1 awaits!

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You guys ever heard of Stardust, The Super Wizard? (That distant sound you just heard was Bruce Otter yelping for joy.)  Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of Fantastic Comics #1 awaits!

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FeaturedMarvelRetro ReviewReviewWolverine

As a comic reader in the 1980s and early 1990s, many readers developed a resentment for the character of Wolverine that took a long time to disperse.  Today, I can honestly say that I don’t hate the character, and I appreciate his best stories and arcs. And then, something like this happens…  Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of Wolverine #55 awaits!

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And remember, Faithful Spoilerites: “Rogue” is a dishonest (or at least playfully mischievous) person.  “Rouge” is a red-tinted cosmetic.  If you mix ’em up, a portion of the population will mock you forever.  Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of New Year’s Evil: The Rogues #1 awaits!

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BatmanBrave and the BoldDCFeaturedPlastic ManRetro ReviewReview

The Dark Knight and the… um…  The Elastic Elocutor?  I dunno, does Plastic Man even have a cool nickname?  And if not, why?  And can even these two heroes save Santa Claus?  Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of The Brave And The Bold #148 awaits!

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ChampionsFeaturedMarvelRetro ReviewReview

The kids of 2016 Marvel Comics have quit the Avengers and X-Men to form their own cool team called The Champions.  But do you know the unlikely origins of that team’s nom de guerre?  Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of Champions #1 awaits!

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FeaturedImage ComicsRetro ReviewReview

It is a proven rule: Not every superhuman conflict can be about the literal end of the world.  Sometimes, the fights they fight are more emotional in nature…  Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of Ultra #8 awaits!

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DCFeaturedImpulseRetro ReviewReview

The Flash’s sidekick breaks out on his own (because they really kind of can’t stand one another for long periods of time.)  Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of Impulse #1 awaits!

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DNAgentsEclipse ComicsFeaturedRetro ReviewReview

Some comic book stories are all about great and terrible connotations and world-shattering consequences.  Others are just about relationships. Of course, even those can still have the world-shattering part…  Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of Crossfire And Rainbow #1 awaits!

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DCFeaturedRetro ReviewReviewWarlord

Back in the ’70s, DC E-I-C Carmine Infantino had an remarkably forward-thinking vision: Since first issues sold better, why not create a series that was ALWAYS a first issue?  We’re about to see the only lasting fruit of that endeavor, the hero called… The Warlord!  Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of 1st Issue Special #8 awaits!

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AvengersFeaturedMarvelRetro ReviewReview

Say what you will about the 1990s, they knew how to end a giant crossover schmageggi with a bang!  Jump in and see them sow the seeds of the superhero Civil War, as your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of Avengers #347 awaits!

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