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NOT RECOMMENDED COMICS LIST OF 4 KENNER MAN EDITION

1. Doomsday Is Coming! #1 (1995) is one of the comics that came with the Kenner Superman toys from the mid-1990s. It is really just a short fight and Superman explaining everything in an info dumping kind of way.

2. Flash Gordon #1 (1988) has some toxic masculinity from the lead. Also there is a poorly executed cliffhanger ending. Finally while the art is good there is too much expositional monologuing.

3. Infinity Crusade Vol. 2 (2009) has some horrible art and only a few good moments. Though its main problem is that only Adam Warlock and Thanos matter out of such a larger cast.

4. Marvel Two-In-One #27 (1977) is just a badly written Fantastic Four crossover. It is severely dated as being in the late 1970s. Not to mention it has flaws in the areas of lettering (misspelled words) and art (proportions).

ROBOTECH ISSUE 12 REVIEW WITH SPOILERS

Warning Of Spoilers!

This issue's art is arguably the best the series has been. Though I do think one or two panels' perspective choices are questionable. While the colors feature a nice range despite the lack of light for the main characters' scenes. As for the writing, Simon Furman script provides plenty of what the heck type moments, including a death that adds to my time-looping theory. The only real flaw is that the editor missed two lettering mistakes.

   Extremely recommended!

RECOMMENDED COMICS LIST OF 4 MIGHTY AVENGING CRUSADERS EDITION

1. The Avengers #277 (1987) has good art. Also the creative team utilizes each character in a way that nicely builds up to the final fight.

Recommendations 2 through 4 for this edition are oddly enough The Mighty Crusaders #2 through 4 (2018). Each has impressive narratives that feature at least one thing missing from most superhero comics of this era.

NINJA-K ISSUE 10 REVIEW NO SPOILERS

The lettering by A Larger World Studios is exemplary due to how tight and odd a lot of the panels are. Not to mention the coloring, by Andrew Dalhouse, is as exemplary due to the same problems that A Larger World Studios faced. Yet Dalhouse also succeeds in correctly coloring while dealing with the art problem of proportions being off. Larry Stroman and Ryan Winn either are not a good team or one of them rushed the job. However, the script is good enough that I think this is decent read.

   Two levels above barely recommended status.

RECOMMENDED COMICS LIST OF 4 SMURF SURFING AVENGERS EDITION

1. Smurfs #1 (1982) is okay, but a little flawed in the first story's sequencing and choice of plot. Recommended for children and fans of the Smurfs.

2. The Avengers #280 (1987) is a nice character study issue involving the Avengers Butler Edwin Jarvis. Also the art is some of the most realistic I have seen.

3. The Avengers #275 (1987) is a good ensemble narrative due to great pacing and smart characterization.

4. The Mighty Crusaders #1 (Late 2017, early 2018) is a decent first issue. Not really exceptional, but a little different from what is being produced by Marvel and DC.

ALLEGATIONS OF YOUTUBERS HARRASSING ACTIVIST PIEKE ROLEOFS

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Trigger Warning Due To Talk Of Harassment and Non-Consensual Acts! Links are included to provide evidence.

TheYoutuber Alexander McKechnie (@Exurb!a) is alleged to have raped activist Pieke Roelofs (@PhotoandGrime). Pieke Roelofs is currently seeking legal action against him and been vocal about it. However, several other youtubers (Knowing Better, Casually Explained, Kurz Gesagt, Wendover Productions, CGP Grey, Real Engineering) are supporting @Exurb!a by harrassing Pieke Roleofs. Examples of this include bribery in exchange for silence by Wendover Productions and other evidence that Pieke Roelofs has posted screen-caps of on her twitter page.

   Provided below is Pieke Roelofs's most recent recounting of the events.


   Note: Upon researching through her Twitter timeline I noticed a disturbing trend of stories about youtubers who have been accused of rape. This is disturbing due to the volume, and the relatively recent related story about Channel Awesome less than awesome history.

RECOMMENDED COMICS LIST OF 4 MUTANT SHAWLS EDITION

1. X-Men '97 Annual (1997) is a little flawed due to artist Steve Epting drawing (somewhat) in the then popular Image comics style. However, the art is still competent enough in that this annual can still be recommended as a one-shot. Whether one is a fan of the X-Men or not this is a decent issue.

2. 2001: A Space Odyssey #10 (1977) has the least to do with what it is supposed to adapt. However, it is something I highly recommend for fans of Jack Kirby, and those seeking good Machine Man stories.

3. Thunderbolt Jaxon #1 (2006) has just the right amount of minimalistic set-up. Also the visuals are stellar. Finally the supplemental essay by Dave Gibbons provides a nice brief history of the character.

4. Justice League Quarterly #2 (Spring 1991) has two stories. The first one is serviceable with some decent jokes. While the second one is arguably better drawn and faster paced. Both are worth reading for certain bits of characterization that are right up there with Batman one punchin…