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The Haul – March 9th, 2016

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Welcome back to The Weekly Haul — your spot for less-frequent-than-expected posts of less-informative-than-useful quick reviews of the portion of this week’s comic releases that I happened to pick up!

Can we just get right into it?  No?  Oh, that’s right!  How could I forget???

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Yes, our very own Goldballs aficionado and staff writer Remy just had a legendary birthday — get on over to his Facebook or Twitter or that corner he hangs out on and show him some love!

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The Haul – November 4th, 2015

Welp, this is going to be a welcome back edition of The Haul!  It’s been a LONG time since the last post, but that’s all because of good things that have been keeping us busy, I suppose.  Remy and I have still be trudging through our weekly titles and having “serious discussions” about how we can get finished on the Top 162 X-Men Countdown (we’ll get back on that REAL soon), but here’s the fun stuff…

Hi. I want to be your doctor. And I want to also discuss how the X-Men are being pushed aside for the Inhumans in both the comics and the Marvel Cinematic Univ...hey, where are you going???
Hi. I want to be your doctor. And I want to also discuss how the X-Men are being pushed aside for the Inhumans in both the comics and the Marvel Cinematic Univ…hey, where are you going???

I started working at a new hospital this summer and, while the transition has been difficult at times (since I had been at the last place for all of my training over the past 7 years), it’s been a great change.  Still haven’t found the comic fans over here yet, but once I decorate the office walls with comic art, I’m sure they’ll come running in…or away…


The kids are doing good and Halloween was a blast — that’s The Boy as Stampy Cat (from Minecraft You Tube fame, who he is OBSESSED with) and The Bulldozer as Ariel.  But, that’s not all…

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One more comic fan arrived!  That’s right, we’ve got #3 (and last) all swaddled and ready to learn the Word of X.

Meanwhile, Remy is busy hitting NYC’s comedy scene hard and trying to track down all of his heretofore unmentioned and possibly unknown children.

We’re hoping to get more active back on the site going forward, so stay tuned and thanks for sticking around!  Now…

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Deciphering the Teaser – The Battleworld Map

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Man, Marvel is just CRANKING out the teasers for Spring 2015’s Secret Wars, huh?  We recently did a breakdown of some of these assembled “countries” based on their video teaser — but this was only the tip of the proverbial iceberg!  Marvel’s newest teaser shows that there are 40 areas on the Battleworld map (we guessed right — good counting, us!).  We knew 14 of them before (15 total realities) and now Marvel has given us the mysterious names of all these places.  Now, none of these names are the “real” names of the realities though, so with the exception of the previously confirmed locations, this is all conjecture and assumptions.  Here we go!

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