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Random (aka Mega Ran) on South Street in Philadelphia!

As a part of his Summer Sessions Tour, Random (aka Mega Ran) is making a stop in Philadelphia on Tuesday July 24th 2012. Head over to Dobbs located at 304 SOUTH STREET, PHILADELPHIA, PA 19147                   Remaining dates: 7.24 Dobbs Upstairs, Philadelphia, PA* 7.25 Cameo Lounge, NYC* …

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Time for your comic reviews!

This week, some of these reviews will be short. Very short. As in, a sentence or two. Sometimes you don’t really need to say much about a book. Plus, Scott Snyder is just too good for his own good, so I’m going to stop praising him effusively.   AvX Vs. #4: Why? When a book …

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July 4th comic preview news… Get ’em early!

Thanks to Diamond Comics Distributors’ day-early delivery program, July 4 falling on a Wednesday this year will not screw up your comic buying pleasure! Most comic shops should be getting their books on Tuesday, although they still can’t sell them until Wednesday. If your comic shop is not open on July 4, call them slackers, …

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Comic reviews: Aquaman, Before Watchman, X-Men Legacy and more!

  American Vampire #28 Once in a while, I would like to see Scott Snyder fail. It is disheartening when a writer cannot fail, and that seems to be Snyder’s big problem. He is rejoined by artist Rafael Albuquerque for the start of a new storyline in one of Vertigo’s best titles, reuniting Skinner Sweet …

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Rumor: Super Bounty J1 the live action movie????

I know it sounds crazy, but check this out! Danae Richardson from J1 Studios has been listed as the protagonist J1, and hip hop artist and musician, Marc J (who has performed at Mayhem Madness 1) is possibly taking the role of the cyborg dictator, Sin. What makes the rumor sound more plausible is that …

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I ALMOST KILLED STAN LEE & OTHER ADVENTURES IN PHILLY COMIC CON ’12

Line to get in

Welcome one and all. Tis I, Frankie Rodriguez. New site. New day.  And boy, much has happened since we last talked. To my Clashers, be not afraid. Read all our usual quality stuff and enjoy the ENTIRE J1 site. ALL OF IT. But after you read this. This past weekend, I had the pleasure of …

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T-Shirts that pulsate to sound??

The coolest thing I saw at Wizard World Philly were these T-shirts that actually light up and pulsate to sound. Seeing this in person is crazy!! They go by the name EFM (Electro Flash Media), and seeing it in person is pretty freakin’ sweet! You can find them at Booth 801 @ Wizard World Philly in …

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Pre-Convention Signing at South Philly Comics!

Title: Pre-Convention Signing! Location: South Philly Comics at 1840 East Passyunk Avenue Philadelphia PA Description: Writer Nathan Edmondson (Who Is Jake Ellis, The Activity, Dancer) and Artist Ryan Bodenheim (A Red Mass For Mars, Fear Itself: Fearsome Four, The Secret). May 30th Noon to 7:30 with “Happy Hour” at 5pm. Snacks and drinks. South Philly …

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