Recommended Comics List Of 4 Fate's Strange Edition

1. Doctor Strangefate #1 (1996) is arguably the best of the Amalgam Comics cash grabs during the mid-point of the crossover DC Versus Marvel Comics. It has great visuals and terrific dialogue. The only problem is that we will probably never get to see anymore of the characters presented in it.

2. X-Patrol #1 (1996) has some problem areas in the art including whited out eyes and broken backs, but pretty well done for a cash grab comic. Recommended for those looking for references and homages.

3. Showcase '96 (1996) has two somewhat depressing yet otherwise good stories featuring Firestorm (Ronald Raymond), The Atom (Ray Palmer), and social issues. It also has a lighter story featuring the clone Superboy and Etrigan The Demon that somewhat balances things out. Recommended for those looking for a mix of topics and art styles. Rating wise I would advise 12 and up.

4. Thorion Of The New Asgods #1 (1997) is a cash grab blend of two properties (Thor and The New Gods) that Jack Kirby crea…

Omoikane and others please bless Good Morning Call Our Campus Days Episode 6 Opinion Piece

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  Daichi really needs to get a clue about Nanase being romantically interested in him. Also he is really undeveloped as a character, especially when one compares him to some of the one off characters. For example the guys who beat up Natsume. Speaking of Natsume kicking butt or trying to fight back would have been a more interesting character moment versus just taking the hits. My reasoning is due to how it would have suggested more of his possible past. Though I also expected Uehara drop his umbrella and punch Natsume. Make of that what you will.

  As for Saeko I found her awkwardness, and attempts to be casual, to be very relatable. Mainly due to having a similar level of ineptitude when it comes to expressing myself romantically. Yet while I like her attempting to express herself I feel that Natsume view on things was also logical. Heck, this whole episode displays several great romantic do's and don'ts.

   Questions! What was the beverage Nao and Natsu…

Not Recommended Comics List Of 4 Generation Amalgam Edition

1. Generation Hex #1 (1997) is filled with pointless moments, weak to non-existent characterization, and visuals going off-model. Just avoid.

2. Red Circle Sorcery #6 (1974) is an anthology with stories that are too short, weirdly plotted, or in the case of the text piece not appropriate due to the series's title.

3. Shazam! #30 (1977) is a comic that has a great cover, but as soon as one gets a few pages in story starts falling apart. It also has several of the Marvel Family singing a makeshift chorus. There also is a literal phone call to the mythical Atlas. Finally they somehow got a curse word past the censors for a comic which though funny makes it something I can't give to friends' kids.

4. DC Comics Presents Annual #4 (1985) is not recommended due to one very stupid plot point. Said plot point involves a clerical error at an office that gives out travel permits for Time Travel. So a good portion of the comic relies on one minor error not being noticed or talked abou…

In The Name Of The Moon It Will Be Blogged Final Thoughts On The Original Sailor Moon Anime

The first two series/seasons of the original anime are my favorites due to how their over-arcing storylines end. Though to be fair I can see some reasons for why there are fans of the later series/seasons. That said I really am confounded by Sailor Moon's movies essentially being the tonal basis for Sailor Moon Super S and Sailor Moon Sailor Stars. By that I mean the tone of the later stuff is as divisive as the original movies. Finally while a lot of things are different from the manga the original anime has stood the test of time due to some of those differences.
   Final Questions! What is the total number people in each country who are fans of Sailor Moon? How many in each total number are more fans of the (Japanese) Sailor Moon Sailor Stars ending rather than the manga? Should the second Sailor Moon Crystal movie have some explanation of how the future of Crystal Tokyo comes about?

Ninja-K Issue 4 Review With Spoilers

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  There is a good balance to the flow of both stories in this issue. Also Ninja-G's story is very engaging in its writing and visuals. Though I think the coloring could have been a bit improved in very small areas, such as the one time where Ninja-G's lips look different from the other times. However, the coloring like the fight choreography is very well done overall. Finally the Ninja story ends with perfect hints of how the Acclimation Bureau started.

  Very Recommended for those who want a cool comic or those who like to buy things that would piss off bigots.

Bloodshot Salvation Issue 6 Review With Spoilers

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   This issue is mostly strong on the dialogue, but there is an odd shift to include internal monologuing near the end. Also Renato Guedes provides a good amount of great expressions and character proportions. However, Guedes has some odd moments such as Capshaw wearing a lab coat instead of a military uniform. Another oddity is how Magic is walking when arriving at a location in her last present day scene for this issue. On a personal note I think the coloring could have used a few light choices in some places.

   My verdict: Recommended!

In The Name Of The Moon It Will Be Blogged Sailor Moon Sailor Stars Episode 34

This is a way more confusing ending than the manga version. Take for example there being no real explanation for how the dead characters come back to life. Also Chibi-Chibi comes back to life when she was not really dead, and perhaps not truly alive to begin with. Not to mention how Mamoru and the Sailor Stars act like they have known each other for a long time. Finally why is Usagi naked (despite no genitals or nipples) throughout most of this episode for no reason? Yes, nothing is visible, but that still doesn't cause it to suddenly make sense.

This Thursday I will give my final thoughts on the original anime version of Sailor Moon. Next Thursday I will be doing the second volume of Codename: Sailor V.