• akbogert posted a message in the forum topic Marvel Comics November 2014 Covers and Solicitations on the Comic Book Preview board.

    A bit of an aside here, but since people were talking prices: while I'm glad that Ms. Marvel is $2.99 for readers with a medium preference, it's actually the most expensive book Marvel's selling for ...

  • akbogert posted a message in the forum topic X-23's New Romantic Interest (Spoilers) on the X-23 board.

    @galerion said:Also off-topic but how can it be that in 2014 artists still don't get her eye color right? She has green eyes and not blue ones.Routine, cross-book failure of any editorial team (Aveng...

  • akbogert posted a message in the forum topic Avengers Undercover #8 on the Avengers Undercover board.

    @majingojira said:Of course, one of my major problems with Dennis Hopeless' writing is that I can't tell if he realizes the implications of what he's doing or not.Heh.

  • akbogert posted a message in the forum topic Marvel Comics Previews: 8/21/14 on the Comic Book Preview board.

    @punyparker said:All new Ultimates is nothing more than crap.Expected more. It's one thing more than crap: good covers. Otherwise yeah, I am severely disappointed, especially given how great the (rou...

  • akbogert posted a message in the forum topic Death Vigil #2 on the Death Vigil board.

    This book is such a joy. It's basically like getting his Deviant Art profile writ large once a month, with more room to grow. @the_stegman said: @ostyo said: @the_stegman: Awwwww, stop it. You'll mak...

  • akbogert posted a message in the forum topic Spider-Man 2099 #2 on the Spider-Man 2099 board.

    @sovereign91001 said: @thecheesestabber said: I laughed so hard at the Window SceneIKR?Thirded.

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  • akbogert posted a message in the forum topic Exclusive Preview: NEW WARRIORS #8 on the Comic Book Preview board.

    @jazzlover said:...hmm I still wonder if I should start to read this comicI've been wondering if I should read this comic every month since it came out. And I've been reading it since it came out.

  • akbogert posted a message in the forum topic New Comics This Week: 7/30/14 on the Comic Book Preview board.

    Love the new layout. I check this every week to double-check what I'm going to my LCS for, so thanks for always posting it!

  • akbogert posted a message in the forum topic This Week's Essential Comics: 7/28/14 on the Gen. Discussion board.

    That The Wake cover isn't going to be winning any awards, but I'm pretty darn excited to see what's inside.

  • akbogert posted a message in the forum topic SDCC 2014 Interview: Dennis Hopeless Talks SPIDER-WOMAN on the Dennis Hopeless board.

    @manneffest said:@akbogert said: I'm a bit concerned that among all the prior Jessica stuff Hopeless has named as having read to prepare for this, the most recent stuff (Avengers Assemble) hasn't com...

  • akbogert posted a message in the forum topic SDCC 2014 Interview: Mark Waid Talks S.H.I.E.L.D. on the Mark Waid board.

    @leokearon: I recognize the latter point. I'm just saying that these characters would be very different had they lived in the 616 -- nearly unrecognizable from the people they are in the show. It's j...

  • akbogert posted a message in the forum topic 'Sin City: A Dame to Kill For' SDCC 2014 Red Band Trailer on the Nancy Callahan board.

    @fallschirmjager said:I hope it lives up to the first, I'm not sure it will or can.

  • akbogert posted a message in the forum topic SDCC 2014 Interview: Mark Waid Talks S.H.I.E.L.D. on the Mark Waid board.

    This book would make a lot more sense if they didn't say it's 616.This is a show that has actually denied the existence of magic, and in which mutants are not known to exist by people who live a stone...

  • akbogert posted a message in the forum topic SDCC 2014 Interview: Dennis Hopeless Talks SPIDER-WOMAN on the Dennis Hopeless board.

    I've never really personally experienced Land's art, just heard it's the worst thing in existence (and/or that he traces porn as a reference). Combining that with Hopeless would suggest I wouldn't to...

  • akbogert posted a message in the forum topic SDCC 2014: Image Expo Book Announcements on the San Diego Comic-Con 2014 board.

    Tooth & Claw, Southern Cross, & Injection look like they'll be going on my pull for the long haul....though waiting nearly a year for some of these sucks :)

  • akbogert posted a message in the forum topic Daredevil #6 on the Daredevil board.

    Of particular note is the two-page spread of Matt in a closet listening for any scrap of information about his mission So good.

  • akbogert posted a message in the forum topic Which Avengers NOW! series are you looking forward to? on the Avengers board.

    I will likely not read any of them, but it's nice to see Tom Taylor working on something this big.

  • akbogert posted a message in the forum topic Elektra #4 on the Elektra board.

    @k4tzm4n: Good. :)

  • akbogert posted a message in the forum topic 100th Anniversary Special: X-Men #1 on the 100th Anniversary Special: X-Men board.

    I thought this was the strongest of the anniversary issues. Not necessarily strong, but better than FF and WAY better than Spider-Man. I'm only getting them for the connecting covers, which on a side ...