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Freeze Frame 11/11/2017

From Injection #15 by Declay Shalvey & Jordie Bellaire

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A Reading List for Wonder Woman Day

In honor of Wonder Woman’s solo film debut this weekend, DC has proclaimed Saturday, June 3rd Wonder Woman Day. Created 76 years ago by William Moulton Marston and Harry G. Peter as both a superheroine and symbol for women’s equality, Diana has had an eventful history. Her legacy is a rich one, which the staff of Nothing But Comics have often revisited. So, for those wishing to delve deeper into Wonder Woman and what she represents, here is a selection of writings from Nothing But Comics on the adventures of the Princess of Themyscira.

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Uncovering the Best Covers, 7-21-16

Want to know what covers caught our attention this week?

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

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

Cosmo feels intimidated around . . .

Betty & Veronica 1 Tula Lotay
Betty & Veronica #1 by Tula Lotay

 

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Freeze Frame 2/12/2016

From Old Man Logan #2 by Andrea Sorrentino & Marcelo Maiolo
From Old Man Logan #2 by Andrea Sorrentino & Marcelo Maiolo

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Uncovering the Best Covers, 2-11-16

Want to know what covers caught our attention this week?

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

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

Cosmo digs deeper into . . .

Injection 7 Declan Shalvey
Injection #7 by Declan Shalvey

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Tuesday Top Ten: Comics We Are Most Anticipating For 2016

It’s that time of year where all the new comics haven’t come out yet and we can believe the book’s in our head will be the books we get. Some of them won’t meet expectations, some will exceed them. Regardless, these are the new comics series of 2016 that we can’t wait to read.

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DC Comics Announces Four New Creative Teams In February 2016 Solicitations

TT-Cv17-564a3a20ea4527-05454447-0744eIn February of 2016, DC Comics will be introducing new creative teams to four of their current ongoing series. Writer Dan Abnett will be taking over writing on Earth 2 Society & Aquaman with Jorge Jimenez and Vincente Cifuentes on art respectively.  Writer Tim Seely & artist Juan Ferreya will be taking over New Suicide Squad & Greg Pak will be joined by artist Noel Rodriguez on Teen Titans (YAY). Also of note; Neal Adams Coming Of The Supermen along with Grant Morrison & Yanick Paquette’s long awaited Wonder Woman Earth One will see release. Paquette will also be filling in for Greg Capullo on Batman #49. More details at DC Comics

Review of Wonder Woman Earth One

Wonder Woman Earth One Yanick Parquette
Yanick Paquette

By Grant Morrison, Yanick Paquette & Nathan Fairbairn

The latest in DC’s line of Earth One original graphic novels arrived in stores this past week. Similar to its popular predecessors, Wonder Woman aims to take an iconic character and reimagine her origin story for contemporary readers. Standing outside continuity, Earth One grants creators the freedom to wholly reinvent elements of the subjects’ mythos. Given these circumstances, Grant Morrison would seem a natural fit for the project, as he often does his best work when he is not beholden to the constraints of continuity. Simply give a great artist (as he has here with Yanick Paquette) and let his imagination run wild. To a degree that is what happens in Wonder Woman, though the end result, while sometimes enjoyable, leaves a lot to be desired.

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