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Weirdwood Manor by Greyridge Games Coming Soon to Kickstarter

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Greyridge Games announced tgat the award-winning Weirdwood Manor app and book series will be made into a board game. Weirdwood Manor: The Board Game is a cooperative game of adventure and strategy for 1 to 5 players from ages 14+ and takes 90 - 120 minutes to play. You’ll battle against 1 of 3 unique magical Fae Monsters and their Clockwork Scarabs invading the Manor. Offering high variability and replayability, the game features a unique temporal mechanic that reflects the magical, ever-shifting corridors and rooms of the Manor. Every time a player or the Fae Monster takes an action, time will move forward in the game and the connections between the rooms will shift via unique rotating corridor rings on the game board. Fighting against time, you’ll make use of dice drafting, card play, resource management, and location actions as you and your companions move through the ever-shifting Manor in pursuit of ultimate victory over the Fae Monster! As the game progresses, the Fae Monster’s s

Quick Reviews: Marvel's Scarlet Spider, Secret Avengers, Ultimates & Venom

Secret Avengers #35 CoverScarlet Spider #12.1 CoverUltimates #19 Cover

I'm still trying to catch up on reading as you can tell I'm about 5 months behind, and it has become clear that writing full reviews while I do that is a little tough. I did the math and I would have to read and review 10 comics a day and that would allow me to catch up in about 3 months. So to speed things up I will be posting a few "Quick Reviews". What that means is instead of a my normal review where I rate each area and give my opinion, I will pretty much just be ranking the comic. If you have any questions about my rating or want to discuss anything just leave me a comment.

See the Review Rating Overview page for more information on how I rate each comic

Scarlet Spider #12.1 - The Mark


Kaine's investigation brings him face to face with the Hand and Bruiser!

What does Kingpin want with Houston?

Chris Yost and Paulo Siqueira (The Amazing Spider-Man) will bring you the answers as a brand new year of Scarlet action awaits!

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Cover & Solicit 4/5

Art, Colors & Inking 4/5

Layout & Flow 4/5

Story 4/5

Verdict 4


Secret Avengers #35 - Tomorrow Will Rise


Contagious Robotic Evolution is go and the remaining Secret Avengers are the only ones left! But how do you stop a plague that has already begun to spread?

Torch, Venom and Valkyrie infiltrate the rebel robot base In The Core, but are Lord UltraVision and Monarch Machine Man friend or foe?

Torch must choose between mankind and the perfect future Father will create for all automatons.

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Rating


Cover & Solicit 4/5

Art, Colors & Inking 3/5

Layout & Flow 4/5

Story 4/5

Verdict 3.7


Ultimate Comics Ultimates #19 - Reconstruction, Part 1 of 6: Any Given Sunday


After United We Stand, AMERICAN RECONSTRUCTION begins!

Can the United States ever be truly reunited?

President Cap comes face to face with a painful reality!

The debut of the IRON PATRIOT!

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Cover & Solicit 4/5

Art, Colors & Inking 4/5

Layout & Flow 4/5

Story 4/5

Verdict 4


Venom #28 - The Land Where the Killers Dwell


A rash of sudden disappearances bring Flash Thompson and Katy Keirnan to Philadelphia - what do the U-Foes have to do with it?!

Thony Silas returns to Venom as he and Cullen Bunn give the world's most dangerous hero a new home!

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Rating


Cover & Solicit 5/5

Art, Colors & Inking 4/5

Layout & Flow 4/5

Story 3/5

Verdict 3.7


Purchase Scarlet Spider #12.1
Purchase Secret Avengers #35
Purchase Venom #28
Purchase Scarlet Spider #12.1
Purchase Secret Avengers #35
Purchase Ultimate Comics Ultimates #19
Purchase Venom #28

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