John Romita Jr.

El Blanco Gigante’s Pull List Pile Up #5

Posted On: January 18, 2013
Written by: El Blanco Gigante
All New X-Men #6 Marvel Comics Story: Brian Michael Bendis Art: David Marquez Issue six pretty much covers two sets of interactions. One is Jean Grey trying to control her newly awaken powers, the other is the young Scott Summers trying to come to terms with the monster he's supposed to become. With Jean, Kitty is there to give her support like explaining to her how to shut out the invading thoughts of all the people around her. Paradoxically, the advice Kitty gave Jean was originally told to Kitty by the Jean of Kitty's time. Time travel, it's more convoluted on the inside. … 
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El Blanco Gigante’s Pull List Pile Up #2

Posted On: November 23, 2012
Written by: El Blanco Gigante
Clone #1 Image Comics Story: David Schulner Art: Juan Jose Ryp What if one day you woke up and found yourself bleeding out in your kitchen? Your wounded self tells you that no matter what, you can't let "them" take your pregnant wife. She's at the hospital getting a sonogram—you race there, frantically calling her cell. Her sonogram is interrupted by "you" and she leaves. Finally you get through to her on the phone, she realizes she's in trouble. You need to find her, you're alone in a crowd when a car pulls up with the standard, "Get in—only we can help you". … 
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Episode #103: The Marvel NOW! #1s and Ben Affleck Directing The JL

Posted On: August 13, 2012
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What do you think of the Marvel NOW! titles so far? Does Ben Affleck directing The Justice League movie interest you? This week on the podcast, we discuss both. We're almost like real news. Listen in! What's your opinion? Head over to our podcast Facebook page and let us know. 
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Episode #96: Comics x3 = Hit-Girl! Amazing Spider-Man! Hypernaturals!

Posted On: July 2, 2012
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This week, we review three comic books: Hit-Girl #1 from Icon/Millarworld, Amazing Spider-Man #688 from Marvel Comics, and The Hypernaturals #1 from Boom Studios. Three reviews in one episode? You'd be crazy like a lizard to pass up that value. Listen in! What was your favorite comic last week? Head over to our podcast Facebook page and let us know. 
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Avengers vs. X-Men #4 Review

Posted On: May 17, 2012
Written by: Juan Daeho
Marvel Comics Avengers vs. X-Men #4 Story: Jonathan Hickman Art: John Romita Jr. Jonathan Hickman takes the reins this issue. Does he deliver? All across the globe—in the Savage Land, in Wakanda, in Tabula Rasa and more—Avenger battles X-Man for the fate of the world! Hope has a suicide mission to propose to Wolverine! While in space, the Avengers’ away team meets the Phoenix head on! The two teams are on the move searching for Hope. Where one team goes, the other follows. Fights happen, but not long ones... that's for the other title. Hope has a plan, but she needs a hand. Enter the betrayed Wolverine. He's her back-up … 
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Avengers vs. X-Men #2 Preview

Posted On: April 13, 2012
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The war continues Wednesday, April 18, 2012. From Newsarama: Avengers Vs. X-Men #2 (Of 12) Jason Aaron (W) • John Romita Jr. (A) Cover by Jim Cheung Variant Covers by Nick Bradshaw & Carlo Pagulayan • As The Opening Shot Is Fired, The Avengers Storm The Beach Of Utopia, And The Phoenix Draws Ever Nearer To Earth! • But Which Side Will Wolverine Fight On? • And What Choice Will Hope Make That Will Change The Direction And Scope Of The Conflict Dramatically? 32 Pgs./Rated T+ ...$3.99 What did you think of the start of Avengers vs. X-Men? Head over to … 
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Episode #86: Fight! Avengers vs. X-Men #1 Review

Posted On: April 9, 2012
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This week on the podcast, we review the start of Marvel's newest event: Avengers vs. X-Men #1. Have you heard of it? Of course you have. Did the buildup pay off? Is the world ready for another event? Listen in! What did you think of the start of Avengers vs. X-Men? Head over to our podcast Facebook page and let us know. 
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Episode #84: A Trip To Millarworld

Posted On: March 26, 2012
Written by: Juan Daeho
This week, we review Kick-Ass 2 #7 and Super Crooks #1. It's all Mark Millar this show. For sensitive ears, we dropped in classic Shaw Brothers 5 Deadly Venom clips over the cursing. Now you can listen with the family. Enjoy! What did you think of the titles? Head over to our podcast Facebook page and let us know. 
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Avengers #12 Review

Posted On: April 21, 2011
Written by: Juan Daeho
Marvel Comics Avengers #12  Written by: Brian Michael Bendis Pencilled by: John Romita Jr. How many times can Parker Robbins have powers just to get his ass kicked and have them taken away? We start off with Thanos having a power chat with Parker Robbins in The Astral Plane. Here’s the deal Thanos is making: Give me the gems, and I’ll give you the reality you want. Sounds fishy to me. Parker says with the gems, he can do it himself. Thanos disagrees- no human can hold all the gems, it’s too much power. It’s like taping six iPads to your wrist. Parker calls … 
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Kick-Ass 2 #1 Review

Posted On: October 21, 2010
Written by: Juan Daeho
Marvel Comics / Icon / Millarworld Kick-Ass 2 #1 Story: Mark Millar Art: John Romita Jr. Kick-Ass is back, and this time, he’s actually kicking ass. It looks like some time has passed since the first Kick-Ass series, and Dave has been training hard. He takes his job seriously. Hit-Girl has been helping him out but she needs to stay on the down low so she doesn't disrupt things with the new family. Her mom is back, and together with Marcus, they have a delicate home life. Marcus knows Mindy is up to her old tricks so she promises no more heroics. I don’t … 
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