This Week’s Finest: Plutona #1

671423_9b40cdd167ea548ca10d44d9ca3e1ba0d4aef8e5By Jeff Lemire, Emi Lenox and Jordie Bellaire

This probably doesn’t surprise my fellow NBC! staff members or frequent readers, but this week’s finest goes to an Image #1 with Jeff Lemire’s name on the cover. Jeff Lemire is absolutely brilliant at a few things and they are all things that make a #1 issue stand out. Lemire has a seemingly effortless talent to make the reader feel like they are a part of the story, especially in his first issues. The most recent works that come to mind are Descender, Trillium, Sweet Tooth and Underwater Welder. What all these stories have in common are impeccable world building and compelling characters. Lemire can create not just interesting characters that I want to spend more time with, but characters that I already care about. Plutona is a book where the characters drive the story in a familiar yet unknown world. Lemire frames the perfect door to this interesting world, all you have to do is walk through.

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There Are Some Changes At Marvel Studios

Avengers Age of Ultron posterEarlier in the week, it was reported that Kevin Feige would take control of Marvel’s movie studios from the companies CEO Ike Perlmuter, reporting only to parent company Disneys CEO, Alan Horn. Now new reports have come out that Marvel’s Creative Committee, a group including Joe Quesada & Brian Michael Bendis, will no longer be working with Marvel Studios as well. More details at Birth, Movies, Death.

Alan Moore and Brian Michael Bendis Discuss Alias #11

PREVIOUSLY:  Some time ago, Alan Moore traveled to Portland to discuss comics with his fellow comics creators.  He is determined to discuss every issue of the Marvel Comics series Alias with Brian Michael Bendis

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Recently, after Alan left the coffee shop, a mysterious creature warned Brian not to trust Alan

 

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Brian confronted Alan about his strange behavior…

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…but Alan used a magic spell to erase Brian’s memory and suspicions

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Tuesday Top Ten: All Time Favorites Josh

Nothing But Comics is about to hit our two year mark and in observance of the sites anniversary, every Tuesday from now until we finish, one of our staff members will list off their favorite series, runs or issues of all time. This week it’s Josh Continue reading Tuesday Top Ten: All Time Favorites Josh

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