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Legion: Chapter 19  Season 2, Ep 11

Know what this is about?
posted by homunculus on Jun 12, 2018 - 34 comments

Legion: Chapter 9  Season 2, Ep 1

The Season Two premiere reunites David with his friends from Summerland, who have joined their former enemies at Division 3 in order to pursue their mutual enemy: Amahl Farouk, aka the Shadow King. Though David has been missing for a year, he remembers the last events from Season One as if they happened yesterday. Let the mutant dance-off begin! [more inside]
posted by homunculus on Apr 3, 2018 - 42 comments

Book: Punisher Max Complete Collection Vol. 1

Experience the gritty and uncompromising Punisher MAX from the very beginning! When a mob hit killed his beloved wife and children, Frank Castle became the Punisher - an unstoppable one-man army waging war on every piece of criminal scum plaguing New York's streets. But do the Punisher's origins trace back even further? In 1971 Vietnam, Captain Castle's platoon faces a Viet Cong attack...and to survive, he must make a grim choice. [more inside]
posted by KMH on Jul 19, 2017 - 2 comments

Book: JSA Omnibus Vol. 1

Known for his groundbreaking work on Green Lantern, in 2000 Geoff Johns brought Justice Society of America characters rooted in the Golden Age of comics back to the forefront of comics.  Mixing younger, edgier characters with the elder statesmen of superheroes, Johns created an action-packed series with compelling storylines that are now collected here in the JSA Omnibus Vol. 1
posted by KMH on May 2, 2017 - 3 comments

Book: Outcast by Kirkman & Azaceta Book One

This hardcover features the first twelve issues of the hit comic book series, along with covers and a sketchbook, in one oversized hardcover volume. [more inside]
posted by KMH on Mar 27, 2017 - 2 comments

Book: Archer & Armstrong Vol. 5

Archer & Armstrong are going to war with Bloodshot and H.A.R.D Corps! [more inside]
posted by KMH on Mar 24, 2017 - 0 comments

Any interest in a comic book club?

We've had a couple of discussions about comics already, is there any interest in having a fanfare comic book club? [more inside]
posted by dinty_moore on Mar 23, 2017 - 9 comments

Book: Gotham Central Omnibus

Gotham's Finest work around the clock to not only keep the world's most psychotic criminals off the street, but also cleaning up the mess left behind by Batman's one-man war on crime.
posted by KMH on Mar 23, 2017 - 3 comments

Book: Archer & Armstrong Vol. 1

After years of meditation and training, 18-year-old Obadiah Archer has been dispatched to New York City to carry out the sacred mission of his family's sect - locate and kill the fun-loving, hard-drinking immortal known as Armstrong!
posted by KMH on Mar 23, 2017 - 3 comments

Legion: Chapter 5  Season 1, Ep 5

David, having escaped the Astral Plane, returns to Summerland. The crew begins to plan an assault on Division 3 to rescue Amy. However, David is frustrated with the cautious approach that Melanie has proposed. After finally finding a way to be physically close with Syd, David takes off on his own, leaving the other mutants to follow in his wake. Back at Summerland, Cary continues to uncover the murky truth of David's powers. [more inside]
posted by codacorolla on Mar 9, 2017 - 43 comments

Legion: Speculation and book spoilers ahoy!  Books Included   Season 1, Ep 0

Let's discuss Legion, including the comic books! So we can speculate about the Devil with Yellow Eyes! [more inside]
posted by Pronoiac on Mar 5, 2017 - 39 comments

Gotham: A Dead Man Feels No Cold  Season 2, Ep 13

Mr. Freeze gives the GCPD the cold shoulder and perfects his ice fishing. Penguin tries out the Oculus Rift. Dr. Strange expands upon his collection. Gordon does some good police work. Bruce gets in some kickboxing. Altogether there are fewer cold-related puns than the Schumacher film, but a much better fit for the suit. [more inside]
posted by codacorolla on Mar 7, 2016 - 3 comments

The Flash: Fast Lane  Season 2, Ep 12

Barry teams up with Wells to figure out a way to close the breaches, but they are distracted by a meta-human nicknamed Tar Pit who can transform into liquid asphalt. Iris is concerned for Wally's safety after she finds out about his drag racing hobby.
posted by Ivan Fyodorovich on Feb 3, 2016 - 15 comments

The Flash: The Reverse-Flash Returns  Season 2, Ep 11

When Cisco gets a vibe of Eobard Thawne, Barry and the team don’t believe it. But, after an attack at Mercury Labs, Christina McGee confirms that the Reverse Flash is back. Meanwhile, Iris and Francine share a nice moment that brings Iris closer to her brother, Wally.
posted by Ivan Fyodorovich on Jan 28, 2016 - 25 comments

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Closure  Season 3, Ep 9

S.H.I.E.L.D. and Ward collide when Malick attempts to open the portal. [more inside]
posted by Ivan Fyodorovich on Dec 2, 2015 - 33 comments

The Flash: Legends of Today (Part 1)  Season 2, Ep 8

In the first episode of a two-part crossover that will conclude in the next episode of Arrow, Vandal Savage arrives in Central City and sets his sights on Kendra Saunders. [more inside]
posted by Ivan Fyodorovich on Dec 2, 2015 - 32 comments

The Flash: Gorilla Warfare  Season 2, Ep 7

Grodd returns to Central City and kidnaps Caitlin. Barry and team race to find her before it’s too late. Meanwhile, Cisco plans his first date with the new barista at Jitters, Kendra Saunders and Patty begins to suspect Barry is hiding something from her.
posted by Ivan Fyodorovich on Nov 18, 2015 - 22 comments

The Flash: Enter Zoom  Season 2, Ep 6

After recent events, Barry decides it’s time to confront Zoom and comes up with a dangerous plan.
posted by Ivan Fyodorovich on Nov 11, 2015 - 16 comments

The Flash: The Darkness and the Light  Season 2, Ep 5

Barry learns a new breacher, Dr. Light, has come through the portal and sets off to capture her. Jay tells Barry that Dr. Light was not a threat on Earth-2 and that Barry can reason with her. However, during a fight with The Flash, she blinds him and drops some shocking news about Zoom. Meanwhile, Barry and Patty go out on a date.
posted by Ivan Fyodorovich on Nov 4, 2015 - 26 comments

The Flash: Family of Rogues  Season 2, Ep 3

When Barry and the team find out Captain Cold has been kidnapped, they form an uneasy alliance with his sister, Lisa. However, Barry feels double-crossed when he finds out Snart is working with his father, Lewis Snart on a heist. Meanwhile, Joe is faced with a difficult decision.
posted by Ivan Fyodorovich on Oct 21, 2015 - 16 comments

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Devils You Know  Season 3, Ep 4

S.H.I.E.L.D. and the ATCU team up to track Lash. Hunter gets closer to Ward. Simmons is keeping secrets from Fitz. [more inside]
posted by inturnaround on Oct 21, 2015 - 20 comments

The Flash: The Man Who Saved Central City  Season 2, Ep 1

Picking up months after the singularity threatened Central City, Barry is struggling to deal with the aftermath. [more inside]
posted by Ivan Fyodorovich on Oct 7, 2015 - 24 comments

Gotham: Rise of the Villains: Damned if You Do  Season 2, Ep 1

We come back to Gotham to find young bruce playing safe cracker, Gordon playing traffic cop, and Penguin playing mob boss. Barbara goes to jail, Nigma starts to crack, Zsasz gives a haircut, and Bullock tends bar. Plus... some sort of shadowy group of shadowy assassins with devious plans for Arkham's finest! Duh duh duh! [more inside]
posted by codacorolla on Sep 22, 2015 - 10 comments

The Flash: The Trap  Season 1, Ep 20

Barry, Caitlin, Cisco and Joe set a trap for Wells. Cisco uses himself as prey which puts him in grave danger. Meanwhile, Eddie makes a decision regarding Iris, which leaves Joe a bit unsettled.
posted by Ivan Fyodorovich on Apr 29, 2015 - 26 comments

The Flash: Who Is Harrison Wells?  Season 1, Ep 19

Joe and Cisco head to Starling City to continue their investigation of Dr. Wells. While in town, the duo enlists the help of Captain Lance, and Cisco meets the Black Canary, who asks him for a favor. Meanwhile, back in Central City, Barry races to catch a meta-human named Hannibal Bates who can transform himself into every person he touches – which includes Eddie, Iris, Caitlin and even The Flash.
posted by Ivan Fyodorovich on Apr 23, 2015 - 21 comments

The Flash: All-Star Team Up  Season 1, Ep 18

Barry is surprised when Felicity Smoak arrives from Starling City along with her boyfriend, Ray Palmer, who flies in as the Atom. They've come to visit S.T.A.R. Labs as Ray needs help with his suit. Their timing turns out to be fortuitous because it’s all hands on deck after a meta human named Brie Larvin unleashes hundreds of robotic bees to attack and kill her former co-workers, including Dr. Tina McGee. A group dinner with Barry, Felicity, Ray, Iris and Eddie turns into a disaster.
posted by Ivan Fyodorovich on Apr 15, 2015 - 20 comments

Gotham: Beasts of Prey  Season 1, Ep 19

Kid detectives go to a shooting gallery and steal some junk. Adult detectives go on a wild goose chase and find an ogre. A penguin buys a bar, while a fish flies. [more inside]
posted by codacorolla on Apr 14, 2015 - 7 comments

The Flash: Out of Time  Season 1, Ep 15

Iris and Eddie have a surprise double date with Linda and Barry. Cisco revisits the time they caught the Reverse Flash and concludes that things don't add up. Joe is threatened by the brother of the first Weather Wizard. [more inside]
posted by inturnaround on Mar 17, 2015 - 42 comments

Comic Books?

I'm not sure what's coming down the pipe for Fanfare, but I'd be curious if people think that comic books - since they come out in a serialized format - would be a good fit. I, for one, wouldn't mind talking about some Squirrel Girl.
posted by Going To Maine on Mar 3, 2015 - 20 comments

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