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Book review: "Xom-B" by Jeremy Robinson (2014) →

“Xom-B” is one of Jeremy Robinson’s best novels to date. It takes a simplified approach to science fiction by being relatively plain spoken but incredibly deep by diving into the ramification and potential of humanity. It isn’t simplified in the derogatory sense, but much the opposite. It uses a specific style to accentuate the plot and subsequently, hard-hitting questions. It poses a myriad of inquiries that invoke his audiences into pondering their own existence and what it means to truly be a human.


Book review: “The Harlem Hellfighters” by Max Brooks, illustrated by Caanan White (2014)

The Harlem HellfightersThe Harlem Hellfighters by Max Brooks

My rating: 4 of 5 stars

Max Brooks is the author of “The Zombie Survival Guide” & “The Zombie Survival Guide: Recorded Attacks,” “World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War,” Dynamite’s “Raise the Dead,” and IDW’s “G.I. Joe: Hearts and Minds.” He continues to further his work and interests with his latest release “The Harlem Hellfighters.” Instead of…

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Avengers NOW! teases “Superior Iron Man” →

Avengers NOW! teases a new, more egoistical and flawed Iron Man than past iterations, akin to Dan Slott’s “Superior Spider-Man.” 

Marvel is great at shaking things up by changing out creative teams and running in new directions— What makes Marvel different than other comic book publishers is that they actually let these creative runs their course so as an audience we get to a complete story arc and character development. 

"The Superior Iron Man" looks to be another extension of this unadvertised mentality.


Book review: “The Harlem Hellfighters” by Max Brooks, illustrated by Caanan White (2014)

The Harlem HellfightersMax Brooks is the author of “The Zombie Survival Guide” & “The Zombie Survival Guide: Recorded Attacks,” “World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War,” Dynamite’s “Raise the Dead,” and IDW’s “G.I. Joe: Hearts and Minds.”  He continues to further his work and interests with his latest release “The Harlem Hellfighters.”  Instead of creating a traditional book depicting the unsung, heroic events…

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