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October 19, 2014 – 7:45 am |

World’s Finest #9 (1943) has Superman, Batman and Robin peppering the World War II Axis leaders (Adolf Hitler, Benito Mussolini and Hideki Tojo) with baseballs.

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New color for Nintendo DSi XL: Metallic Rose

September 9, 2011 – 10:31 pm |
Nintendo DSi XL Metallic Rose

Starting Sept. 18, the Nintendo DSi XL will be available in a new color: Metallic Rose, which Nintendo describes as “an eye-catching shade of pink with a luminous modern sheen.”
The DSi model meant for people …

ThunderCats: A lesson in humility?

September 9, 2011 – 12:56 pm |

While traveling through a village built on swordsmanship, Lion-O’s cockiness loses him the Sword of Omens to the Duelist, a villainous sword-collector. With the help of the listless Drifter, Lion-O must get it back.

DC delivers in second week of relaunches

September 8, 2011 – 9:24 am |
Batgirl No. 1 (DC Comics)

Despite being underwhelmed by last week’s Justice League #1, the first book in the new DC Universe (DCnU), I gave DC the benefit of the doubt and picked up eight of the 13 new titles released this week. My leap of faith was rewarded with some very solid titles.

The last days of Borders

September 7, 2011 – 11:42 pm |
The last days of Borders

Borders is in its final death throes this week, with the once-mighty bookstore chain’s going-out-of-business sale reaching 70 to 90 percent off territory. You can even get some furniture or fixtures, if there’s any left.
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Encredicon returns to saturate downtown Mesa with indie comic book rays

September 7, 2011 – 11:15 pm |

For the second September in a row, downtown Mesa’s Second Friday block party will have a distinctly pulpy flavor. That’s because ENCREDICON is back — Evermore Nevermore’s Comic Review of Enlightened Drawing & Inscribing Convention — to let you rub elbows with Arizona’s indie comic book creators.