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You Should Be Reading This: The Sixth Gun

Posted in Comic, Review, You Should Be Reading This on 03/13/2011 by shaundaniels78

You Should be Reading This!!!  The Sixth Gun

Written by Cullen Bunn & Art by Brian Hurtt, Published by Oni Press.

There are many great teams in this world…peanut butter & jelly, peanut butter & chocolate, peanut butter & fluff and Bunn & Hurtt as in Cullen Bunn and Brian Hurtt, the men behind The Sixth Gun. Continue reading

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You Should Be Reading This!!!! Sweet Tooth Won’t Leave A Cavity

Posted in You Should Be Reading This on 03/06/2011 by shaundaniels78

    To say Sweet Tooth fits firmly in Horror is tough; rather, it rests on the fringe of Horror comics.   It has the very tropes and essence of what makes for good horror.  Post apocalyptic world ravaged by mysterious illness? Check.  Human-animal-hybrid-children, born to normal mothers? Check.  Cult that has sprung up around said human-animal-hybrid-children? Check.  Group of refugees studying aforementioned human animal hybrid children check, and double check.  Yes, it sounds like standard horror fare, except it goes beyond the usual trappings of horror comics, refusing to play to the gross out or creepy effect.

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You Should Be Reading This!!!!: 28 Days Later

Posted in Comic, Review, You Should Be Reading This on 02/28/2011 by shaundaniels78

You Should be Reading This!!!

28 Days Later


Written by Michael Alan Nelson, Illustrated by Declan Shalvey, Colored by Nick Fildari, Lettered by Ed Dukshire, Edited by Ian Brill and Published by Boom Studios.

28 Days Later fits right in between the two films, 28 Days Later and 28 Weeks Later, and quickly defines itself as a premiere horror book.   With all the anxiety of the films, it will have you screaming much like the audience screamed at the theater. Continue reading

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