Lead Up To The Force Awakens: 20 New Star Wars Books On The Way

Last year, when the New Star Wars films were going into production, with the story picking up 30 years after the events of Return of the Jedi, there was a lot of talk about The Expanded Universe, the collection of books, comics, and other media that had come out, going all the way back to Timothy Zane’s Heir to an Empire trilogy of novels.   To no one surprise, but to many fans anger, Disney and Lucasfilm announced they would not be following those stories, and they would no longer be considered canon in the Star Wars Universe.  So that means, … Continue reading

Exile’s Pull List 4/28/10

I get it, I have been behind of late – Life is busy. Just a heads up – I have Yankees tickets for 5/5 – so I won’t get my books til late that day – deal Right to the pull list this week – you know where to find my read of (last) week GREEN LANTERN CORPS #47 DC Story: Peter Tomasi Art: Pat Gleason and Rebecca Buchman The final “epilogue” of Blackest Night. – ZThe Clean up. The Guardians rebuked. The recruitment drive. The spinoff… Spinoff? Apparently. Word is that John Stewart is coming to this book, with … Continue reading

Exile’s Pullist – Week of 3/31/10

The dawn has finally come to my Read of the Week –Blackest Night #8 but here is a quick look at what else happened this past week in comics. JUSTICE SOCIETY OF AMERICA #37 DC Story:Bill Willingham Art: Jesus Merino and Jesse Delperdang The Justice Society have been fighting Nazis since World War II. 65 years later and it seems like the war never ended for the JSA, 2010 saw the Fourth Reich rise, and used one of Society’s own against them and all the world.  20 years from now, The surviving heroes, all depowered by the Reich’s Darkness Engine … Continue reading

Exile’s Pull list for the week of 12/23/09

Hope you all had a Merry Christmas, Happy Chanukah, Joyous Kwanzaa, and a Festivus for the rest of us. Click here to see what was the Exile’s Read of the Week Green Lantern #49 Here is my holiday week The Pull List Blackest Night: JSA#1 Blackest Night tie in DC Story: James Robinson Art: Eddy Barrows and Marcos Marz- The JSA face their fallen members. And with a team as old as the JSA, that’s a lot of Black Lanterns. We already saw Black Lantern Al Pratt take down his son Damage, now its Dr. Midnite (Charles McNider) Sandman (Wes … Continue reading

Exile on… the Read of the Week – 12/3/09

Blackest Night WONDER WOMAN #1 (of 3) Story: Greg Rucka Art: Nicola Scott Cover: Greg Horn Publisher: DC Yes, I know there was no Read of the Week last week. I was out for Thanksgiving. I will catch up in this week’s pull list tomorrow. Now, on to the Read of the Week. This is the latest of the Blackest Night miniseries, the first to be written by Greg Rucka, and the first time Wonder Woman has been really featured in this story(Note this issue takes place before Blackest Night #5) Wonder Woman must face the undead Maxwell Lord at … Continue reading