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CATALYST COMIX #2 Review

The first installment of Catalyst Comix was hard to enjoy for many reasons. The first of which being that in 22 pages readers are getting three different stories. It is incredibly hard to get a feel for the tone of any book with only a few pages each to tell some really insane stories. It […]

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SHELTERED #2 Review

The first issue of Sheltered was a real masterpiece. The cover showed people exactly what was going to happen and still readers did not see the end coming. With much anticipation and total faith in the creative team of Ed Brisson and Johnnie Christmas, fans should dive into this second issue. Check out the description […]

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WEIRD GAME WEDNESDAY: Earthbound

Welcome back to Weird Game Wednesday, where some of the writers here at UTF share some digital love with readers. This week it is time for a game that seasoned Nintendo fans should have knowledge of. Earthbound is a franchise that fascinates many with all of the weirdness contained in the strange creation. There is […]

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CAPTAIN MIDNIGHT #1 Review

There are a few things that should be said before someone goes into read this comic. The first is that yes, Captain Midnight has one cheesy costume that readers will need to get over. The second is that the hero does not really show up very much in this title, in fact he appears in […]

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UNCANNY #2 Review

Uncanny had a fairly solid first issue that should hook readers in time for this second comic. The series features some high octane action alongside a slight supernatural twist. This introductory comic did a great job introducing a sense of clarity and not shoving down a first issue full of plot or characters to readers. […]

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GAMMA #1 Review

The rise and fall, up and down, back and forward cliche is a story that has been told so many different ways. When approaching the storytelling convention like this one, a big twist is needed. Luckily Gamma provides one. However the twist does not quite suck me in like I wanted it too. The main […]

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Hank Pym IS In Ant-Man!

After the huge shit storm that was Comic-Con, we now know the villain of the new Avengers movie. The subtitle was announced formally at a massive panel to be Age Of Ultron. The title shares the name of a recent comic book series hated by nerds, and has given the project a slight amount heat on […]

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Glenn Close PLAYING Nova Prime!

Holy Close Batman! Wait Robin do you mean to say Glenn Close has finally been cast in the Guardians Of The Galaxy flick! That’s right folks the Oscar winning actress who is now shoving her career down the toilet to have a small role in weird movie about a raccoon and a tree hanging out […]

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SDCC Insanity: Thursday Edition!

This article is dedicated to the great Jay Deitcher, who said some not so nice things about me yesterday, read the drama here! SDCC 2013 is as crazy as a comic book convention can possibly get. There is just a swarm of people at every twist and turn. Sometimes individuals even forget basic motor skills. […]

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Will GALACTUS EAT The Ultimate Earth?

Room 6DE 12:30-1:30 hosts the next phase of Marvel’s Ultimate Universe. You better believe writer Brian Michael Bendis will be there, all throughout the week he has been teasing something vague. It has been lighting people like me on fire with the ramifications of what this tease is. What we do now know is that […]

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BLOOD BROTHERS #1 Review

Blood Brothers is a curious title for more than a few reasons. the first of which being the fact that, I have no idea where this title is going. The premise delivered in the description text of the issue offers a dynamic that is only slightly hinted at in the first installment. Nick and Tree […]

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IRON MAN: Building The City of The Future

Tony Stark is a futurist and at some point, it would make sense if he used his skills to help others. The self proclaimed narcissist is perhaps, looking to write some wrongs in the new arc of Iron Man. Kieron Gillen’s take on the character from Marvel Now! has had it’s ups and downs. Now […]

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The New MARVEL EVENT IS: INHUMANITY!

Face it, the Inhumans have always been the redheaded stepchildren of the Marvel Universe. In December, I sincerely hope that Matt Fraction will change all of that in the new Inhumanity event. For those tired of the event saturated world that we live in, this storyline may not be for you. In his previous Fear […]

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3 Marvel Characters Vin Diesel Can Play

Vin Diesel is a name that keeps me up at night, he is someone with only one real application in terms of acting. If I had it my way, the man would stay the hell away from the Marvel Universe. At this point I realize this idea is completely unrealistic as the film properties are […]

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