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Variant Coverage – August 15, 2018

Variant Coverage By Ryan Walsh For Comic Carnival As I type this, it’s raining out. It’s been raining off and on all day. There’s something in the air that, while not driving people mad, definitely agitates them. I’ve heard baristas … Continue reading

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Variant Coverage – August 8, 2018

Variant Coverage By Ryan Walsh For Comic Carnival Gen Con fatigue? What’s Gen Con fatigue? I never heard of it, and even if I did I’d never admit I had it. Look at these comics! •Dinosaucers 1 (Uslan/ Pepoy): I … Continue reading

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Variant Coverage – August 1, 2018

Variant Coverage By Ryan Walsh For Comic Carnival Who’s excited for GenCon this weekend? It’s me. That’s the only valid answer, I don’t know if anyone else is and therefore they can’t count. Deal with it by reading comics. •Harley … Continue reading

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Variant Coverage – July 25, 2018

Variant Coverage By Ryan Walsh For Comic Carnival Like that heroic icon, let’s bust right in and get to work! (CC Note: Captain America? Batman?) (Kool-Aid Man.) •Infinity Wars Prime 1 (Duggan/ Deodato): “Who replaced my hand soap with Icy … Continue reading

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Variant Coverage – July 18, 2018

Variant Coverage By Ryan Walsh For Comic Carnival How’s everyone’s summer turning out? Meeting new people? Creating pleasant memories that’ll last a lifetime? Uninterested in any of that because it’s too damn hot? Let’s open some comics and see if … Continue reading

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Variant Coverage – July 11, 2018

Variant Coverage By Ryan Walsh For Comic Carnival I’m not fanatic about it, I just try to be mindful of the publishers I review each week, in particular I try not to review two books from the same company. It … Continue reading

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Variant Coverage – July 4, 2018

Variant Coverage By Ryan Walsh For Comic Carnival Happy July 4th, everyone! •Gekido 1 (Wilson & Weich): I always knew this day would come, but I never thought I’d be around to see it. (I figured my coworkers would’ve killed … Continue reading

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Variant Coverage – June 27, 2018

Variant Coverage By Ryan Walsh For Comic Carnival A little dose of metafiction can add depth and meaning to a story, but a little goes a long way. The line between playful self-awareness and masochistic impulse is blurry, but most … Continue reading

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Variant Coverage – June 20, 2018

Variant Coverage By Ryan Walsh For Comic Carnival Ca-ha-ha-haaaaamics! Coming at ya! •Barbarella 7 (Carey/ Yarar): You’d think of anyone in the future, Barbarella wouldn’t have a problem finding someone to play Rock ‘Em Sock ‘Em Holograms with her. Maybe … Continue reading

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Variant Coverage – June 13, 2018

Variant Coverage By Ryan Walsh For Comic Carnival Hey buddy. Yeah, you. Word on the street is you like comics. Turns out we just got a few for, you know, discerning sorts. Check these out! •Proxima Centauri 1 (Farel Dalrypmle): … Continue reading

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