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Uncovering the Best Covers, 5-18-17

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Curious what our eyes fell in love with at first sight?

Well, here they are, the most memorable images on the stands this Wednesday . . .

Creighton keeps a watchful eye over. . .

Batman 23 Tim Sale
Batman #23 by Tim Sale

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Uncovering the Best Covers, 5-04-17

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Curious what our eyes fell in love with at first sight?

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Creighton is torn up about . . .

Nova 6 David Marquez
Nova #6 by David Marquez

 

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Uncovering the Best Covers, 2-09-17

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Cosmo falls under the spell of . . .

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All-Star Batman #7 by Tula Lotay

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Uncovering the Best Covers, 11-17-16

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Cosmo aims for  . . .

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Green Arrow #11 by Neal Adams

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Indubitable Issues and Pull List (11/16/16)

LOOKING FOR BOOKS TO BUY THIS WEEK?  

LOOK NO FURTHER.  

HERE ARE SOME ISSUES THAT WILL NOT DISAPPOINT.

 
Tyler’s Recommendation …
killorbekilled4Kill Or Be Killed #4
“Brubaker, Phillps, and Breitweiser are back with another installment of their newest gem. Very different than previous books from this team, but filled with the compelling characters and gorgeous art we’ve all come expect. Everyone interested in great comics should be picking this up.”
 

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Freeze Frame 9/2/2016

From Spider Gwen #11 by Robbie Rodriguez & Lauren Affe
From Spider Gwen #11 by Robbie Rodriguez & Lauren Affe

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Uncovering the Best Covers, 8-25-16

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Cosmo teams-up with . . .

Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur 10 Amy Reeder
Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur #10 by Amy Reeder

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UNCOVERING THE BEST COVERS, 1-14-16

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Cosmo travels with  . . .

Descender 9 Dustin Nguyen
Descender #9 by Dustin Nguyen

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Prometheus Eternal Illustrates Artistic Inspiration

Prometheus Eternal 1 Bill Sienkiewicz
Bill Sienkiewicz

Creative inspiration is a tricky subject. It flows neither smoothly nor orderly. Ideas can come from anywhere, bounce off associations and take on entirely new shapes before settling into any definitive form. The process never exists in a vacuum; there are always other works which provide kindling for the imagination. In short, it is a fluid, discursive experience. It is also one of the reasons that creators are always well-served by searching for inspiration outside of their comfort zones. As Wesley Craig advised at last year’s New York Comic Con, aspiring artists need to “get their heads out of comics.” The recent one-shot, Prometheus Eternal takes this lesson to heart. A co-production between the Philadelphia Museum of Art and Locust Moon Press, its seed is the museum’s painting Prometheus Bound by Peter Paul Rubens and Frans Snyders. The museum and publisher gathered together a diverse group of comic talent to explore both the specific painting and the myth of Prometheus in general. The result is a fascinating collection of reflections on the creative process and the eternal resonance of ancient myths.
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