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Before Watchmen: Ozymandias #5 Review

Like almost all comic series, Before Watchmen has had its hits and misses. Ozymandias has typically fallen in the middle, with excellent art from Jae Lee, but an overly cautious story from Len Wein that too often fails to break new ground, insisting on showing us events that Alan Moore was content to reference in passing. While issue five continues that pattern […]

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Before Watchmen: Ozymandias #4 Review

In a first for the event, not one, but two Before Watchmen series came out this week. Silk Spectre may have ended, but Ozymandias still has several issues to go. Issue #4 is particularly interesting for the look is offers at not only the Watchmen timeline, but of history in general. Here’s DC’s pull quote […]

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Before Watchmen: Ozymandias

Ozymandias has been one of the stronger books in the Before Watchmen stable, with particularly good art by Jae Lee. The miniseries hits the halfway point with issue three. Here’s the official description from DC: “If a man has the opportunity to do good, he’s obliged to take it.” Plus: The latest chapter in the CRIMSON CORSAIR […]

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Before Watchmen: Comedian #2 Review

Is the Comedian‘s story worth following?  Read on to find out. The official description from DC: “It’s something I’m good at. It’s war.” Plus, a new CRIMSON CORSAIR backup feature from writer LEN WEIN and artist JOHN HIGGINS! In all honesty, when Before Watchmen was originally announced I was really excited to read Before Watchmen: Comedian.  I thought […]

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Are the Watchmen Prequels As Blasphemous As Everyone Is Making Out?

Today, after months of rumours, DC comics officially announced that they will be publishing a series of Watchmen prequel comics. The project will be written and drawn by some of the industries top stars, including Brian Azzarello, Darwyn Cooke, J. Michael Straczynski and original Watchmen series editor Len Wein with art from Cooke, Lee Bermejo, Amanda Conner, […]

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