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Freeze Frame 8/28/2015

From Ragnarok #6 by Walt Simonson & Laura Martin
From Ragnarok #6 by Walt Simonson & Laura Martin

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The Red Bee Asks Scott Kolins about ADAM.3

At Nothing But Comics, we’re big fans of creator Scott Kolins, who provides great art on such comics as The Flash, Thor: Blood Oath, and Past Aways  So when we learned that Kolins was writing and illustrating the Dark Horse Comics series Adam.3, we were eager to learn more about the comic.

So we dispatched superhero the Red Bee to ask Kolins about the new series.

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Freeze Frame 5/29/2015

From Fight Club 2 #1 by Cameron Stewart
From Fight Club 2 #1 by Cameron Stewart

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Indubitable Issues

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HERE ARE SOME ISSUES THAT WILL NOT DISAPPOINT.

 
Dean bets on the Dark Horse…
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Past Aways #2
 
This is not your ordinary time travel book. Mix the beautiful mind of Matt Kindt with the fun cartoony style of Scott Kolins and you get a uniquely fun adventure story. Stay tuned for my review on Past Aways #2 today.
 

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Review From The Future: Past Aways #2

STK668376-600x904By Matt Kindt and Scott Kolins

This review will be written on April 29th, 2015. Today, I stumbled across a time tear and this review fell out. Surprisingly, it contains no spoilersso don’t hesitate to have a read. What is the worst that could happen…

(famous last words)

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Indubitable Issues

LOOKING FOR BOOKS TO BUY THIS WEEK?  

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Reed doesn’t need 1.21 gigawatts for…
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How do visionary comics creators Matt Kindt and Scott Kolins handle time traveling heroic adventurers? I can’t wait to find out this Wednesday!
 

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Review of Past Aways #1

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Matt Kindt

by Matt Kindt & Scott Kolins

“Sometimes you just want to have fun.”

In the back matter of his new Dark Horse series, Matt Kindt offers up this statement as the guiding principle for Past Aways. Having spent the last few years crafting intricate, emotionally resonant puzzles such as Mind MGMT, he decided that he could use a change. Something lighter. And so, he and artist Scott Kolins leaped into creating this tale of 5 time explorers from the distant future who find themselves marooned in our present. The results are quite enjoyable.

The story opens a year after the accident which stranded the team. (Kindt and Kolins gave readers a glimpse of this occurrence in Dark Horse Presents #6). Not only is the team marooned, but they are stuck much further in the past than was their mission goal. As a result they are caught in a period that they have little training for, needing to rely for context on whatever snippets they recall from history class. Having grown restless, they have largely drifted apart. The emergence of a monster in Greece, however, provides a catalyst for reunion.
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