Author Archives: RJWalsh

Variant Coverage – June 19, 2019

There’s a high-pressure system of comics meeting a formation of low-pressure reviews. There’s a storm of snark predicted for much of the week. •No Ones 1 (Krueger/ Well-Be): Her collection of action figures is very nice, and the diorama she … Continue reading

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Variant Coverage – June 12, 2019

Some of these comics could riff themselves, but they had a very long trip from the printer to us, so I’ll let them get over travel lag because I’m nice and crap. •Gargantuan 1 of 5 (Douglas/ Czerniawski): This Mad … Continue reading

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Variant Coverage – June 5, 2019

June’s first comics, get’em while they’re hot! •Black Cat 1 (MacKay/ Foreman, Dowling, Fuji): Cops are trained to expect all kinds of responses to “Get your hands up”, but nothing both calms them down and confuses them more than the … Continue reading

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Variant Coverage – May 29, 2019

We’re looking June and the entirety of summer (or winter if you’re in the Southern Hemisphere) right in the eye. Grab your seasonal clothes out of the closet, stake out a nice spot in your favorite lazy place, and read … Continue reading

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Variant Coverage – May 22, 2019

Ohhhoho, have we got comics for you?? The answer is yes. Sorry, that wasn’t supposed to be a question, my bad. •Star Wars Age of the Republic Jabba the Hutt 1 (Pak/ Laiso, Turini, Boschi): So Terry Dodson brands himself … Continue reading

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Variant Coverage – May 15, 2019

No time for reviews this week BUT I’ve thrown in some extra cover commentary just because I know you love it. •Catalyst Prime Incidentals 18 (Easton & Govea/ Jaro): You’ve heard of Shadow Boxing, but the new thing in intensive … Continue reading

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Variant Coverage – May 8, 2019

You animals! You vicious, wonderful animals helped make this year’s Free Comic Book Day epic, and we love you for it. Apparently some of you like reading comics, and it just so happens we found a few more – they’re … Continue reading

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Variant Coverage – May 1, 2019

Okay, first piece of business that’s critical to discuss – this will be a spoiler-free update. No talking about the number of white walkers were in the bell tower shooting Captain America off of Rosebud, alright? Second: this is Saturday … Continue reading

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Variant Coverage – April 24, 2019

Variant Coverage By Ryan Walsh For Comic Carnival Can Wednesday be New Comic Day? Oh that’s right, it is and forever shall be. Let’s crack open some floppies! •I Think Our Friend Dan Might be a Dolphin One-Shot (James Stanton): … Continue reading

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Variant Coverage – April 17, 2019

Variant Coverage By Ryan Walsh For Comic Carnival Another tax season come and gone. If that means something to you, buy a comic to celebrate. If it doesn’t, buy a comic because comics are neat. •Houdini Master Detective One-Shot (Various): … Continue reading

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