Exiles ‘Old vs New’: Issue Three

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So this is it, issue three. The classics are starring down the barrel of one of the most popular comic book stories of all time and the newbies are starring down the barrel of a  half hearted attempt to appeal to fans of a cult t.v show, from two years ago; as originally made by a pay to win mobile game that few actually bothered to play. This is issue three of ……………………

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Exiles ‘New vs Old’: Issue Two

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When last we left our heroes the old guard had unleashed the worlds most powerful telepath who had been under lock and key for a very good reason and the new squad were operating at half strength and facing down a disembodied head of Galactus that was apparently eating up parallel Earths. We’re at one nill and it’s still anyone’s game in……………..

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Exiles ‘Old Vs New’: Issue One

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I often get accused of idolising the past, of course the comics I grew up with were better; they had better costumes, better story lines and better characters. Well I thought this time I would see if it were true. I haven’t gone back to Exiles in many years despite my love for the title and will thus be comparing them back to back issue to issue and for those who don’t know who the Exiles are. Why they’re a team who travel across parallel worlds, where it’s the same year and they are the same people but everything else was different to put right what once went wrong.

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What is ‘Superman’s Girl Friend Lois Lane: Issue 92 “The Unbreakable Spell”‘

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Right now the big two are trying to get newbies into comics by giant crossover events that cost an arm and a leg and have so many tie ins that you have to buy the entire years catalogue to get a half decent story out of them. This wasn’t always the case however. It used to be that the sold them at supermarkets and grocery stores. They used to be priced at a reasonable amount. They also used to come up with the most outlandish sounding tales possible to convince you to part with your twelve cent. Tales like…………………………..

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What is ‘Equal Rites’?

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So now that Terry has come up with this world held atop four enormous elephants supported by a giant space turtle he has to figure what to do with it. So after spending two books talking about Rincewind trying to get home to Unseen University he hits upon the genius idea of having someone else trying to get there. That being a small girl gripping an old mans gnarled and slightly twisted wood. Here Practhett is going to be invoking ……………..

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