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The Wal-Tor Weekly Review

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This week on the Wal-Tor Weekly Review we take a look at The Worst X-Man Ever, Daredevil teaming up with the old Captain America, and another exciting chapter of “The Darkseid War” in Justice League.

Superman/Wonder Woman -The 2015 Weekly Writer Challenge: Charles Soule (Part 2)

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52 weeks. 52 different writers. 2 trade paperbacks or hardcovers a week.  Each week I’ll take a look at a different writer and read two different collected editions from within that person’s repertoire to help in the examination of their work. Charles Soule Charles Soule became a staple of the roster of writers for DC Comics during 2013.  Soule took over “Swamp Thing” from his dear friend Scott Snyder starting … Read More →

The Wal-Tor Weekly Review

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This weekly on the Wal-Tor Weekly Review, the “DC Comics Bombshells” series kicks off, we take a look at the new Image Comics series “The Beauty”, and the latest issue of “Secret Wars” answers some questions for fans while also presenting a few more.

The Wal-Tor Weekly Review

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This week on the Wal-Tor Weekly Review, we take a look at the second issues of We Stand On Guard and Civil War, as well as the Justice League: Gods And Monsters Wonder Woman one-shot.   We Stand On Guard #2 Following the discovery of the Canadian free fighter group, the Two-Fours, Amber joins the team as they continue their small resistance against the American forces.  Amber is lead back … Read More →

Wonder Woman – 2015 Weekly Writer Challenge: Brian Azzarello (Part 2)

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52 weeks. 52 different writers. 2 trade paperbacks or hardcovers a week.  Each week I’ll take a look at a different writer and read two different collected editions from within that person’s repertoire to help in the examination of their work. Brian Azzarello Brian Azzarello has worked on many of the big name characters over at DC Comics, ranging from Batman, to the Justice Society Of America, Lex Luthor and … Read More →

The Wal-Tor Weekly Review

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This week on the Wal-Tor Weekly Review, we take a look at the second issues of Thors and X-Men ’92, as well as the new Deathstroke annual!   Deathstroke Annual #1 Deathstroke has recently travelled to Paradise Island, taking on a contract from a mysterious benefactor.  The contract?  To kill the God of Mortality, Lapetus, who was trapped in Tartarus on Paradise Island.  Deathstroke accidentally frees Lapetus before he can … Read More →

Live From NFCC: Meet The Finches

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Upon introduction at their panel the moderator credited them as creator of Bucky O’Hare which I remember from the NES, which would pre-date both David and Meredith’s careers in comics. It’s at this point we learned our first lesson, don’t trust everything we read on Wikipedia. The talk then turned to Wonder Woman. Meredith talked about their upcoming plans for the second arc of their run which included the Gods from Brian Azzarello’s run showing up. Read More →

Trinity Volume 1 – 2015 Weekly Writer Challenge: Kurt Busiek (Part 1)

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Kurt Busiek has had a storied career, having defining runs on books like Avengers, Astro City, Marvels, and so many more that it’d justify a single article to itself just to talk about them all. Back in 2008, Busiek was tasked with the monumental task of crafting a year long weekly series, Trinity, starring Superman, Batman, and Wonder Woman for DC Comics. Read More →

The Wal-Tor Weekly Review

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This week on the Wal-Tor Weekly Review we get the start of the new Silk series, the conclusion to Justice League’s “Amazo Virus” arc and a stand alone issue of Bitch Planet starring Penny Rolle. Read More →

Justice League #38

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Geoff Johns and Jason Fabok turn in the most satisfying issue of the “Amazon Virus” arc yet as the reader finds out they still have a few more tricks up their sleeves. Read More →

Justice League #37

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The Amazo Virus continues it’s rapid infection as it begins to spread outside of the initial infection zone. The world is left scrambling while Batman, Superman, Lex Luthor and Wonder Woman rush to find a cure. Batman and Superman become locked in a battle against “Patient Zero” who has unique, adaptive abilities that allow him to copy any superpower he sees. Meanwhile, Lex Luthor sheds some light on as to why he created the Amazo Virus in the first place. Read More →

Justice League #36

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Picking up 24 hours after the previous issue of Justice League, the Amazo virus has been unleashed on the world and only a few members of the Justice League have been fortunate enough to avoid its effects. Batman dons an all new Hazmat suit and braves the desolate streets with an apparently impervious Superman to try and find “Patient Zero”, the key to curing everyone infected with the virus.

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