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51st State Ultimate Edition by Portal Games Coming Soon to Gamefound

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Portal Games announced the 51st State Ultimate Edition is coming soon to Gamefound and will included new content with the crowdfunding campaign The campaign launches in February 2022 with component upgrades, reprints of hard-to-find content, and a new expansion, No Man’s Land, designed by Ignacy Trzewiczek. 51st State was originally published in 2010, and was a breakout success for Portal Games. Set in the same universe as the fan favorite Neuroshima Hex , 51st State offered players a new way to fight for resources in the wastelands of America. The release of the 51st State Master Set in 2016 brought together the core game and both the original expansions, Winter and New Era in one box with an all-new look and improved gameplay. Three additional expansions have since been released for the Master Set, growing the line to a fan favorite. Portal Games wants to give players the definitive experience they deserve with the 51st State Ultimate Edition.  The 51st State Ultimate Edition coming

Double Quick Ratings: @IDWPublishing's Doctor Who, G.I. Joe, Judge Dredd, TMNT, Transformers

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Here are today's Quick Ratings for IDW Publishing's; Doctor Who #10, G.I. Joe #5, G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero #191, G.I. Joe: The Cobra Files #3, Judge Dress: Year One #3, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Villains Micro-Series #3, The Transformers: Monstrosity #9, and The Transformers: More than Meets the Eye #18 .  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

#NYCC Day 2 Wrap-Up @DCComics @Marvel @DynamiteComics @DarkHorseComics @IDWPublishing

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New York Comic-Con 2013 started Thursday and here is my Wrap-Up of the Day 2 events. DC - Batman Panel, WB Animation, Superman Panel Marvel - X-Men Panel, Avengers Panel Dynamite - Dynamite Teasers, Chaos Comics! Dark Horse - Aw Yeah! TPB IDW - Crow, G.I. Joe/Transformers, 44Flood

@BatWatcher Reviews: @DCComics Batwoman, Birds of Prey, Red Hood and the Outlaws

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Here are today's Guest Reviews by  Jeremy Sims  from  Batwatch  for DC's; Batwoman #21, Birds of Prey #21, and Red Hood and the Outlaws #21. I have also added my rating after each review. 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.

@deviantART Picks: Week of 10/06/2013

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Here are my  deviantART  Picks for the week of 10/06/2013. Each week I will highlight artists work that I follow on deviantART. Another week another group of awesome are picks. Like the week of SDCC this one was a little lighter due to NYCC. This week I have a total of 19 pieces for you. If you missed any of my previous deviantART picks go  check them out . Last 4 Weeks Picks deviantART Picks: 09/08/2013 deviantART Picks: 09/15/2013 deviantART Picks: 09/22/2013 deviantART Picks: 09/29/2013

Worlds Collide In 2014: TRANSFORMERS GI JOE Ongoing Series! @IDWPublishing

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The Crossover of the Century at IDW in 2014. There have been multiple crossovers between these two brands including Marvel, Image Comics, Devil's Due, and Dreamwave. Now IDW has announced they will not only be doing a crossover but it will be an ongoing series. This makes me a very happy comic geek. I love these two franchises, most of my childhood was filled with the cartoons and toys. I can't wait to see what IDW has in store for our favorite Real American Heroes and the Robots in Disguise. Click "Read More" to see the full press release.

October's @LootCrate Box Theme is SURVIVE #Zombie #Nerf

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Will you  SURVIVE  this month's crate? I've been getting Loot Crate for a few months now and it is AWESOME. Basically you pay $13.37 a month ($11.67 mo if you pay for 6 months) + S&H, and they send you cool Geek + Gamer items. The boxes range from pictures, stickers and cardboard toys, t-shirts, to action figures and PoP! Vinyl figures. They even giveaway a Mega Crate each month valued at $250+. Sign up  before 9PM PT on October 19th to receive September's Crate and use the code  SURVIVE  to save 10% on any subscription . You can see a preview of the Mega Crate by hitting read more or click for my  Unboxing of June's Loot Crate ;

Guest Review: @Marvel Avengers

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Here is today's Guest Review by  TDK_1997  for Marvel's; Avengers #14 .   I have also added my rating after each review.  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.

Quick Ratings: @DarkHorseComics BPRD, Ninth Assassin, Wild Blue Yonder, Akaneiro

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Here are today's Quick Ratings for Dark Horse Comics'; B.P.R.D.: Hell on Earth #108, Star Wars: Darth Vader and The Ninth Assassin #3, Wild Blue Yonder #1, and Akaneiro #2 .  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

Quick Ratings: @ImageComics Walking Dead, Bounce, Jupiter's Legacy, Lazarus @SkyboundEnt

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Here are today's Quick Ratings for Image Comics'; The Walking Dead #111, The Bounce #2, Jupiter's Legacy #2, and Lazarus #1 .  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

#NYCC Day 1 Wrap-Up @DCComics @DynamiteComics @DarkHorseComics @Comixology @ComicsTitan

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New York Comic-Con 2013 started yesterday and here is my Wrap-Up of the Day 1 events. DC - Batman: Eternal & 75th Anniversary Dynamite - Li'l Dynamites, Dynamite Teasers Dark Horse - Buffy Season 10, Aliens, Predator & Prometheus Comixology - Survey Titan - New Titles and Classic Reprints

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug - Official Main Trailer [HD]

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WB released the first Official Trailer for the second part of the Hobbit, The Desolation of Smaug this month. I personally can't wait to watch it on the Big Screen, as I've seen them all in theaters and own the extended Blu-ray editions of The Lord of the Rings and have The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey  on Pre-Order . Click "Read More" to watch the trailer.

Double Quick Ratings: @Marvel's X-Men, X-Force, Captain Marvel, Fantastic Four, Morbius, Avengers

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I was getting a little behind again so I'm clearing out my backlog, so here's a double dose of today's Quick Ratings for Marvel's; Ultimate Comics X-Men #27, Wolverine & the X-Men #31, A+X #9, Cable and X-Force #10, Captain Marvel #13, Fantastic Four #9, Morbius: The Living Vampire #6, Fantastic Four #9, and New Avengers #7.   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

Quick Ratings: @IDWPublishing's TMNT, Transformers Beast Hunters & Regeneration One, Danger Girl

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Here are today's Quick Ratings for IDW Publishing's; Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #22, Transformers Prime: Beast Hunters #2, The Transformers: Regeneration One #92, and Danger Girl: Trinity #3 .  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

Supergirl Comic Box Commentary Reviews: @DCComics Superman, Vibe, Supergirl @dranj70

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Here are today's Guest Reviews by   Anj from Supergirl Comic Box Commentary  for  DC's;   Superman Unchained #1, Justice League of America's Vibe #5, and Supergirl #21.   I have also added my rating after each review.  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.

Guest Review: @DCComics Suicide Squad, Green Lantern: New Guardians

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Here are today's Guest Reviews by  TDK_1997  for DC's; Suicide Squad #21, and Green Lantern: New Guardians #21 .   I have also added my rating after each review.  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.

Shadowhawk's Shade Guest Reviews: @DarkHorseComics Star Wars @abhinavjain87

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Here is today's Guest Review by  Shadowhawk  from  Shadowhawk's Shade ,  The Founding Fields , and  Just Beyond Infinity , for Dark Horse Comics'; Star Wars #6. I have also added my rating after each review. 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.

Featured Review: @TopCow Bushido #2 @ImageComics @RobLevin

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Bushido #2 (of 5) VAMPIRES IN FEUDAL JAPAN! Only Kichiro knows the true scope of the bloody threat that faces feudal Japan - but nobody will believe him. With the recent slaying of his father, and his brother Orochi consumed with his impending marriage to the Shogun's daughter, Kichiro may be confined to a prison cell when the vampire onslaught begins.

@BatWatcher Reviews: @DCComics Batman, Nightwing, Batgirl

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Here are today's Guest Reviews by  Jeremy Sims  from  Batwatch  for DC's; Batman #21, Nightwing #21, and Batman and Batgirl #21. I have also added my rating after each review. 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.

Double Quick Ratings: @Marvel's X-Factor, Alpha, X-Men, Avengers, Spider-Man, Deadpool, X-Force, Venom

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I was getting a little behind again so I'm clearing out my backlog, so here's a double dose of today's Quick Ratings. Included are Marvel's; X-Factor #257, Alpha: Big Time #5, Astonishing X-Men #63, Avengers Assemble #16, Avenging Spider-Man #22, Deadpool #11, Uncanny X-Force #6, and Venom #36 .  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

Quick Ratings: @IDWPublishing's Transformers Monstrosity and Robots in Disguise, Doomsday.1, Half Past Danger

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Here are today's Quick Ratings. Included are IDW's; The Transformers: Monstrosity #8, The Transformers: Robots in Disguise #18, Doomsday.1 #2, and Half Past Danger #2 .  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

Quick Ratings: @BoomStudios Suicide Risk, Six-Gun Gorilla @AspenComics BubbleGun, Jirni

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Here are today's Quick Ratings. Included are Boom Studios'; Suicide Risk #2, and Six-Gun Gorilla #1, and Aspen MLT Comics'; BubbleGun #1 and Jirni #3 .  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

Exclusive Preview: @TopCow Bushido #2 @ImageComics @RobLevin

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Before you go out next Wednesday and spend your hard earned cash at your local Comic Shop, check out an Exclusive Preview for Top Cow's Bushido #2. Also don't forgot to check out my interview with creator Rob Levin .

Guest Reviews: @Marvel's Red She-Hulk, Wolverine, Thor

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Here are today's Guest Reviews by theAcidSkull . Included are Marvel's; Red She-Hulk #66, Savage Wolverine #6, and Thor: God of Thunder #9. I have also added my rating after each review. 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.

Diamond Announces Top Products for September 2013 @DCComics @Marvel @ImageComics

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Diamond Comic Distributors has released their September 2013 product sales data. Included are Top Comic Book Publishers by Retail Market Share & Unit Share, Comparative Sales, Top 10 Comics, Graphic Novels, Toys, and Games. DC took the market share from Marvel this month with the help of their annula New 52 event Forever Evil and their extra 3D Covers  and extra issues of their flagship titles. Image's TPB were strong with The Walking Dead, Saga, and new title East of West TPB came in strong, and Stanley "Artgerm" Lau's DC Comics Cover Girls: Batgirl statue topped the toy chart.