Author Archives: RJWalsh

Variant Coverage – August 29, 2018

Variant Coverage By Ryan Walsh For Comic Carnival You know the best way to escape? Read about someplace crazier than where you are now. It takes you out of your head and applies some perspective, and in the meantime it’s … Continue reading

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Variant Coverage – August 22, 2018

Variant Coverage By Ryan Walsh For Comic Carnival In case the past six years of regular updates didn’t make this clear, I like comics. Like any other medium, when they’re bad they’re fun to laugh at, but when they’re great … Continue reading

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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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