Column: Retronomicon: Review: Jonah Hex: Two-Gun Mojo

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This entry is part 3 of 10 in the series Retronomicon: 2013

By J. Keith Haney

Lansdale, Joe R.; Truman, Timothy; Glanzman, Sam; Jonah Hex: Two-Gun Mojo. USD $9.00. ISBN-13:978-1563891625.

“He was a hero to some, a villain to others, and wherever he rode people spoke his name in whispers.” – John Albano, describing his creation, Jonah Hex.

Some of you might have heard of a comic-book-based movie a few years back called Hex. I say “some of …

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Whispers, Spoilers & Speculation Corner: 02/13/13

This entry is part 7 of 27 in the series Spoilers 2013: Part 1

This week, we have more news and spoilers about upcoming books, Doctor Who, Once Upon a Time, returning sci-fi shows, and Supernatural. You can access previous spoilers columns here.

Horrific Reads, Bloody Off the Press
By Nathaniel Katz

Let’s begin the week with the timeless. It doesn’t look that way at first, of course. But, when Police Chief Morris’ daughter goes missing, …

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Column: Gods and Monsters: Recap and Review: Supernatural 8.13: Everybody Hates Hitler

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Column: Gods and Monsters: Review: The Sorcerer and the White Snake (2011)

This entry is part 4 of 5 in the series Gods and Monsters: 2013

By Paula R. Stiles

The Sorcerer and the White Snake (Bai she chuan shuo) (2011). Director: Siu-Tung Ching. Cast: Jet Li, Shengyi Huang, Raymond Lam. Country: China.

[spoilers ahead]

A young herbalist, Xu Xian (Raymond Lam), falls in love with a kind young woman, Susu (Shengyi Huang), after she saves him from drowning. Complications ensue when the stern demon hunter, Abbot Fahai (Jet Li), …

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Review: The Collector

By Martha Hubbard

Russell, Daniel I. The Collector, Book One: Mana Leak. Dark Continents Publishing, 2012. USD $13.68 paperback; $3.99 Kindle. 338pp. ISBN 978-0-9831603-8-0.

Penny Crescent is a typical street in a typical country town about three hours from London. Several families live there, but we’re concerned with three – three families with very different approaches to life…What they have in common is an attachment to their ghosts.

Frank and Anne Harper have two adorable children, Charlie and Bronwyn. …

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Column: Comics Over Innsmouth: The Calamitous Black Devils

This entry is part 2 of 7 in the series Comics Over Innsmouth: 2013

By Lyndsey Holder

Schmalke, Joseph. The Calamitous Black Devils. Comixpress, 2012.

There’s a thick miasma of awesomeness that surrounds this comic, to the point where it makes you feel as if just holding onto it will give you superpowers. It oozes cool – it’s the kind of comic book that you can carry around without any fear that someone is going to see it and …

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Whispers, Spoilers & Speculation Corner: 02/06/13

This entry is part 6 of 27 in the series Spoilers 2013: Part 1

This week, we have more news and spoilers about upcoming books, Once Upon a Time, returning sci-fi shows, and Supernatural. You can access previous spoilers columns here.

Horrific Reads, Bloody Off the Press
By Nathaniel Katz

The week’s biggest news is no doubt Subterranean Press’ announcement of a new collection from Joe R. Landsdale. Entitled ‘Bleeding Shadows‘ and containing a plethora …

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