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Comic Book Review: Hit-Girl


Kick-Ass 2 Prelude: Hit-Girl #1–5 Written by Mark Millar Pencils by John Romita Jr Inks by Tom Palmer Colours by Dean White Letters by Chris Eliopoulos Edits by Jennifer Lee Published by Titan Books Warning: before buying this comic book, you should be made aware that it is not ‘real-life’ superheroes. Ignore what Millar says in interviews – this is…

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Comic Book Review: Dead Space and Dead Space Salvation


Dead Space #1–6 Written by Antony Johnston Art by Ben Templesmith Dead Space Salvage Written by Antony Johnston Art by Christopher Shy Published by Titan Books As I mentioned in my review of Dead Space Liberation, there were two other Dead Space trade paperbacks released to coincide with the publication of Dead Space Liberation. Dead Space is a six-issue prequel…

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Comic Book Review: Dead Space Liberation


Written by Ian Edginton Art by Christopher Shy Published by Titan Books Dead Space is a popular video game, a third-player shooter where the main character fights ‘Necromorphs’ (human corpses reanimated by an alien virus) aboard a spaceship. The first one was released in 2008 (of note, Warren Ellis was involved in writing some stuff for the original game about…

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Comic Book Review – Johnny Red: Angels Over Stalingrad


Written by Tom Tully Drawn by Joe Colquhoun Published by Titan Books This is the third handsome hardback collection of strips of Johnny Red from Battle in 1978 (I reviewed the first volume previously), compiling the storyline where Johnny ‘Red’ Redburn, a British pilot who ended up in Russia fighting with a Russian fighter squadron after accidentally killing another British…

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Book Review: Turbulence


Turbulence by Samit Basu, Titan Books. Published 7 July (£7.99). Basu is not an author I was aware of before I read this novel, but he’s not a novice writer: he published the first book of his fantasy series, The Gameworld Trilogy, at 23 and has also worked on comic books – he wrote Devi for Virgin Comics and co-wrote…

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Review – Darkie’s Mob: The Secret War Of Joe Darkie and Johnny Red: Falcon’s First Flight


Darkie’s Mob: The Secret War Of Joe Darkie by John Wagner and Mike Western Johnny Red: Falcon’s First Flight by Tom Tully and Joe Colquhoun Published by Titan Books These two handsome hardbacks are part of a collection of reprints by Titan Books of some of the classic black and white stories originally published in Battle, the weekly British war…

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