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FeaturedPreacherRetro ReviewReviewVertigo

  With that new Preacher show bringing the adventures of Jesse, Tulip and that wicked ol’ Cassidy to the a new generation, I thought maybe Faithful Spoilerites would like to hear about the best issue in the entire series.  Fair warning: It’s gonna get explodey.  Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of Preacher #37 awaits! **Today’s Retro Review contains strong language and violence, so exercise your Spoilerite discretion before the clickety.**

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Astro CityInside Astro CityInterviewsKurt Busiek

Welcome to Inside Astro City, a column focusing on the Vertigo Comics series Astro City from Kurt Busiek, Brent Anderson, and Alex Ross! Each month, we’ll take a look at the current issue of the series, and ask series writer Kurt Busiek questions about the issue.  This issue, Jack-In-The-Box finally finds the answers he has been seeking.  It’s Inside Astro City #36!

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Astro CityFeaturedInside Astro CityInterviewsKurt Busiek

Welcome to Inside Astro City, a column focusing on the Vertigo Comics series Astro City from Kurt Busiek, Brent Anderson, and Alex Ross! Each month, we’ll take a look at the current issue of the series, and ask series writer Kurt Busiek questions about the book.  This time, we rejoin Jack-In-The-Box and friends on a search for answers from the past… It’s Inside Astro City #35!

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Astro CityFeaturedInside Astro CityInterviewsKurt Busiek

Welcome to Inside Astro City, a column focusing on the Vertigo Comics series Astro City from Kurt Busiek, Brent Anderson, and Alex Ross!  Each month, we’ll take a look at the current issue of the series, and ask series writer Kurt Busiek questions about the book.  This month, Steeljack’s story wraps up, but is it a happy ending? It’s Inside Astro City #34!

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In the world of social media, it’s all about who you know, or at least, who you follow…  Your Major Spoilers review of Unfollow #1 awaits!

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This week on the Major Spoilers Podcast – The Purple Man! LEGO Super Heroes spoilers, Sherlock Holmes vs. Harry Houdini, Fight Like a Girl, Astro City, and Guardians of the Galaxy. Plus, Alias Vol. 4!

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Astro CityFeaturedReviewVertigo

Crackerjack: The motormouthed acrobat who dresses like Evel Kneivel, one of the first Astro City characters we ever met, way back in 1995…  How do passing years affect the life of a superhero in Astro City?  Your Major Spoilers review of Astro City #18 awaits! Crackerjack: The motormouthed acrobat who dresses like Evel Kneivel, one of the first Astro City characters we ever met, way back in 1995…  How do passing years affect the life of a superhero in Astro City?  Your Major Spoilers review of Astro City #18 awaits! ASTRO CITY #18 Writer: Kurt Busiek Artist: Brent Eric Anderson Colorist: Alex

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Bodies #1 was a wonderfully intriguing mystery surrounding the same dead body being found throughout time in the same street of London.  Murder, mystery and a secret society all play a part in the story.  Major Spoilers attempts to uncover some answers in the review of issue two. Bodies #1 was a wonderfully intriguing mystery surrounding the same dead body being found throughout time in the same street of London.  Murder, mystery and a secret society all play a part in the story.  Major Spoilers attempts to uncover some answers in the review of issue two. BODIES #2 Writer: Si

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Astro CityDCFeaturedInside Astro CityKurt Busiek

Welcome to Inside Astro City, a column focusing on the Vertigo Comics series Astro City from Kurt Busiek, Brent Anderson, and Alex Ross. Each month, we’ll take a look at the current issue of the series, and ask series writer Kurt Busiek questions about the book. Let’s jump into issue 14!

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The aquatic dystopian epic from the minds of Scott Snyder and Sean Murphy continues, as Dr. Archer and a team of professionals are assembled to study a new marine life form—a possible merman. The team may have gotten more than they bargained though a this merman goes on a murderous rampage. Will this title float or flounder? More after the jump!

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FablesFeaturedReviewVertigo

Or – “I Used To Call My Boss The Ice Queen…” The adventures of Briar Rose and Ali Baba have only begun, but I’m already prepared to be enjoying this title for years, much as the mother Fables book itself.  Will #3 live up to the standard set by the first two?

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FeaturedMajor SpoilersMajor Spoilers PodcastPodcast

In this issue: News is discussed, comics are reviewed, a poll is taken, and listeners call in, during the live recording of the 150th issue of the Major Spoilers Podcast! [podcast]http://media.libsyn.com/media/majorspoilers/majorspoilers150.mp3[/podcast] Direct Download Subscribe via iTunes RSS Feed Podcast Alley Show Notes after the Jump!

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DCFrom the EditorMajor SpoilersWarren Ellis

This week on the Major Spoilers Podcast, the Major Spoilers Crew are taking on Transmetropolitan Volume 1 from Vertigo Comics. Amazon description: In this first volume, Spider ventures into the dangerous Angels 8 district, home of the Transients — humans who have decided to become aliens through cosmetic surgery. But Spider’s interview with the Transients’ leader gets him a scoop he didn’t bargain for. And don’t miss Spider’s first confrontation with the President of the United States . . . in a men’s room. As always, the Major Spoilers Podcast is nothing without comments from great readers and listeners like

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DCMajor SpoilersTrade PaperbackY: The Last Man

This week, on the Major Spoilers Podcast, the crew takes a crack at the first Deluxe Edition of Vertigo Comics Y: The Last Man by Brian K. Vaughan. From the Wiki: In the series, on July 17, 2002, something (referred to as a plague) simultaneously kills every mammal possessing a Y chromosome — including embryos, fertilized eggs, and even sperm. The only exceptions appear to be Yorick Brown, a young amateur escape artist, and his Capuchin monkey, Ampersand. As always,  the Major Spoilers Podcast is nothing without comments from great readers and listeners like you.  You can use the comment

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