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Best comic i read this past week: action comics rebirth vol. 2-3

Best Comic I Read This Past Week: Action Comics Rebirth Vol. 2-3

Welcome to Best Comic I Read, a column where I talk about the best comic I’ve read each week. It doesn’t have to have actually come out this week. It doesn’t have to be any particular format. The comic just has to be good. “Best” is subjective to be sure, but this is why I…

Opening panel: the defenders

Opening Panel: The Defenders

Welcome to Opening Panel, a series where we tell you the best place to start with franchise comics. The Defenders arrives on Netflix this weekend, but maybe you want to head deep into the comics first. You may notice if you’re looking for Defenders comics, you won’t really find any that are similar to the TV…

Best comic i read this past week: paper girls volume 3

Best Comic I Read This Past Week: Paper Girls Volume 3

Welcome to Best Comic I Read, a column where I talk about the best comic I’ve read each week. It doesn’t have to have actually come out this week. It doesn’t have to be any particular format. The comic just has to be good. “Best” is subjective to be sure, but this is why I…

Best comic i read this past week: ‘black panther’ #38-40

Best Comic I Read this Past Week: ‘Black Panther’ #38-40

Welcome to Best Comic I Read, a column where I talk about the best comic I’ve read each week. It doesn’t have to have actually come out this week. It doesn’t have to be any particular format. The comic just has to be good. “Best” is subjective to be sure, but this is why I…

Opening panel: a guide to starting spider-man comics

Opening Panel: A Guide to Starting Spider-Man Comics

Welcome to Opening Panel, a series where we tell you the best place to start with franchise comics. After the release of Spider-Man: Homecoming, you may want to leap from screen to page. Here are some great starting points for readers of all ages. ‘The Amazing Spider-Man’ by Stan Lee and Steve Ditko The original…

Black panther: straight outta wakanda!

Black Panther: Straight Outta Wakanda!

Fundamental Element Black Panther is already showing a potential to stir controversy as it boasts a majority African-American cast and presents a title that might call for a double take. However, following the original comics, the story of the Black Panther finds its setting in the fictional African country of Wakanda. As for the Black…

Awesome con 2017: three days of seemingly endless fun

AWESOME CON 2017: Three Days of Seemingly Endless Fun

Awesome Con has become the biggest Con in the Washington D.C. Baltimore area. While the Baltimore Comic Con is comparable in size, nothing compares to the three days of comics, animation, cosplay, panels, and overall fun that Awesome Con delivers. Patrons this year had the chance to meet and greet guests and artists such as…

Check out the top 10 japanese comic books of the moment

Check Out the Top 10 Japanese Comic Books of the Moment

Children and adults of this world are no strangers to comics. I can remember being but a wee lad and reading the same comic over and over again. Many of us share similar experiences and the diversity of comics out there is quite astonishing. That is no different for Japanese comics. Comics are a staple…

Between the panels #3: x-men: days of future past

Between the Panels #3: X-Men: Days of Future Past

So here’s the deal: the guys at Comic Bento (@ComicBentoHQ on twitter) have very graciously given Geek Insider (by that I mean me) the opportunity to read and review some of the newest, hottest, comics out on the market – and from the comfort of my own home, without ever having to put on pants…

Comic bento’s between the panels #2: ‘book of death’

Comic Bento’s Between the Panels #2: ‘Book of Death’

So here’s the deal: the guys at Comic Bento (@ComicBentoHQ on twitter) have very graciously given Geek Insider (by that I mean me) the opportunity to read and review some of the newest, hottest, comics out on the market – and from the comfort of my own home, without ever having to put on pants…

Recap: amc’s preacher episode one

Recap: AMC’s Preacher Episode One

AMC’s Preacher aired an encore presentation of the first episode last night. For those of you looking for an in-depth, and spoiler free, review, check out this article we published last week. If you want to know what you missed before the next episode airs this Sunday, read on (SPOILERS AHEAD). The Beginning The episode…

Amc’s preacher: is it what you’re looking for?

AMC’s Preacher: Is It What You’re Looking For?

This is a SPOILER FREE of the first episode of AMC’s Preacher. An encore presentation will air on Sunday, May 29th at 9pm. New episodes will resume the following Sunday. Watching your favorite piece of entertainment cross mediums is a mixed bag. On one hand, you get to see characters you love come to life. On the…

Will dwayne johnson be the new doc savage?

Will Dwayne Johnson Be the New Doc Savage?

Science has long since reached the conclusion that it is physically impossible to dislike Dwayne Johnson. From his heart-stopping smile, to his man-dropping People’s Elbow, Johnson is a media powerhouse. He may have recently hinted at another opportunity to dominate the silver screen as the pulp icon, Doc Savage. Iron Man 3 director Shane Black…

Comic bento is the thing you never knew you needed – so i’m telling you

Comic Bento Is the Thing You Never Knew You Needed – So I’m Telling You

You know that feeling when you get something unexpected, then suddenly realize that you needed this thing all along and couldn’t possibly go back to a world where it didn’t exist in your life? That’s what happened to me last week when Comic Bento’s Monthly Selection was dropped off on my doorstep. Well, what is Comic…