He Used the Word "Clandestine..."

...and she fell in love... just not with him.

  • 13th July
    2014
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Spread #1

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Release Date:  7/9/14

Words:  Justin Jordan

Pictures:  Kyle Strahm

The Sitch:

A plague of sorts has spread across the world, destroying life as we know it.  The Spread is some sort of parasitic alien monster that infects people, turning their bodies into something even more horrible than a typical zombie.  It’s a creature that calls to mind a little Romero, a little The Thing, and a little…

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  • 30th June
    2014
  • 30

The Wicked + The Divine #1

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Release Date:  6/18/14

Words:  Kieron Gillan

Pictures:  Jaime McKelvie

The Sitch:

Every ninety years, twelve gods are reincarnated as teenage pop music idols with only two years to live life as loud as possible before dying.  As gods are expected to do, they are drawn to the current pop music culture, inspiring passionate and devout followings in their wake.  These divinities live the life…

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  • 26th June
    2014
  • 26

Outcast #1 (Issue 1: A Darkness Surrounds Him

Outcast #1

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Release Date:  6/25/14

Words:  Robert Kirkman

Pictures:  Paul Azaceta

The Sitch:

Robert Kirkman, creator of The Walking Dead, introduces us to a new horror series, Outcast, centering on the life and times of Kyle Barnes.  Kyle has isolated himself from society, understandably so, considering demonic possession has plagued his existence from childhood.  Then, during a forced outing with his…

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  • 4th June
    2014
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Trees #1

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Release Date:  5/28/14

Words:  Warren Ellis

Pictures:  Jason Howard

The Sitch:

Giant alien trees have invaded the earth, sprouting up all over the planet.  They appear suddenly and make no demands.  In fact, the human race is ignored… for ten years.  The story begins here.  Ten years after the trees appeared, life has moved on.  There is a certain serenity to life after the initial chaos…

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  • 4th June
    2014
  • 04

Big Trouble in Little China #1

Boom! Studios

Release Date:  6/4/14

Words:  John Carpenter and Eric Powell

Pictures:  Brian Churilla

The Sitch:

Jack Burton is back to continue his action packed and comedic adventures right where the Big Trouble in Little China movie left off, driving down a lonely highway in his truck, The Porkchop Express, talking his talk into his CB with a hairy demon in tow.

The Confession:

Like most…

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  • 4th June
    2014
  • 04
What the hell? You know you want it. Issue #1 our today.

What the hell? You know you want it. Issue #1 our today.

  • 4th May
    2014
  • 04

Southern Bastards #1

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Release Date:  4/30/14

Words:  Jason Aaron

Pictures:  Jason Latour

The Sitch:

Southern Bastardsis a new southern fried crime series from Image comics.  Earl Tubb is an angry old man with daddy issues who begrudgingly returns to his hometown to settle up his family’s estate.  He doesn’t want to be there, never did, and he plans on being in and out in under three days, but like most well made…

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  • 4th May
    2014
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Elektra #1

All New Marvel NOW!

Release Date:  4/23/14

Words:  W. Haden Blackman

Pictures:  Michael Del Mundo

The Sitch:

Elektrais another female-lead series from Marvel’s All New Marvel NOW! line of comics. The reader is introduced to Elektra, through her own voice, as she searches for herself while  embarking on a solo adventure that includes dealing with a fellow assassin who has all the potential for…

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  • 16th April
    2014
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  • 13th April
    2014
  • 13

Shutter #1

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Release Date:  4/9/14

Words:  Joe Keatinge

Pictures:  Leila Del Duca

The Sitch:

Image does it again with Shutter, another indie comic offering with great potential this week.  The back page reads, “Story so far:  You’re holding the very first issue.  There is no story ‘so far’, but the gist is Kate Kristopher was raised to be the world’s greatest explorer and was until she didn’t want to be…

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