Our 10 Favorite Sci-fi/Fantasy/Comic Book Dads

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It’s Father’s Day, so we thought we go through and pick out our favorite father figures from all things geeky. Father’s play an important role in a hero’s life.  Sometimes that role is an active participant. Sometimes, they are a motivating force from the past.  Heck sometimes Dad is the hero. These are our top ten Dads from across Sci-Fi, Fantasy, and Comics.  What do you think of our choices?  Who is your favorite Dad?   … Continue reading

Exile’s Read of the Week 2/9/11

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JUSTICE LEAGUE GENERATION LOST #19 Story: Judd Winick Art: Fernando Dagnino, Raul Fernandez Cover: Dustin Nguyen Alternate Cover: Kevin Maguire Publisher: DC A $2.99 Comic The Blue Beetle has a lot of history with Maxwell Lord, even if Jaime Reyes doesn’t. And if this issue is anything to go by, it doesn’t look like he’s going to have much time develop one. As all the players are now gathered together and the final battle between … Continue reading

Exile’s Read of the Week – 6/16/10 – #DCUNIVERSE – LEGACIES #2

DC Universe LEGACIES #2 Story: Len Wein Art: Scott Kolins, Andy Kubert, Joe Kubert Second Feature Art: JH WIlliams III Cover: Andy Kubert, Joe Kubert Publisher: DC The Golden Age. All good things come to an end. Even before I got into comics (which really wasn’t until after I go to college, I liked old things. The 40′s was always a favorite period of mine. The fashion, (men should wear hats, not ballcaps, but hats, … Continue reading

Exile’s Pulllist – 4/21/10

Right to the pull list this week – you know where to find my read of (last) week JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA #44 DC Story: James Robinson Art: Mark Bagley and Rob Hunter So what happened to the team we were promised in is 42? Seriously, where the hell is the Justice League? It’s a good thing there are two Justice Society teams out there or the world would be up the creek. As it … Continue reading

Exile’s Read of the Week – 4/14/10 Farscape: Scorpius

Farscape: Scorpius. #0 Story: Rockne S. O’Bannon, David Alan Mack Art: Mike Ruiz Publisher:Boom Studios Yes that’s right. Another non DC book is my read of the week. What is this world coming to? Not to say there wasn’t a lot of good books out last week, because there was. This title just jumped out at me. Maybe because I am such a frelling yotz. This a new ongoing (!) series following everyone’s favorite bondage … Continue reading