Archive for the ‘Staff Picks’ Category

STAFF PICKS! for September 3, 2014

STAFF PICKS! for September 3, 2014
Posted on: September 1st, 2014 by Michael Byers

DUE TO THE LABOR DAY HOLIDAY, BOOKS MAY BE LATE THIS WEEK. PLEASE CALL AHEAD TO YOUR LOCAL STORE GM’s Picks aka Michael’s Picks DEATH OF WOLVERINE #1 (OF 4) They announced this weekend that “if” he were to come back to life, it wouldn’t be until 2016 at the earliest. Say, isn’t that when […]

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STAFF PICKS! for August 27, 2014

STAFF PICKS! for August 27, 2014
Posted on: August 25th, 2014 by Michael Byers

GM’s Picks aka Michael’s Picks All Star Western #34: Sadly, this is the final issue of one of the most underrated books of the past few years. Oh, but what a way to end! Palmiotti and Gray are joined by artist Darwyn Cooke for a send off that promises Jonah Hex’s death at the hands […]

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STAFF PICKS! for August 20, 2014

STAFF PICKS! for August 20, 2014
Posted on: August 18th, 2014 by Michael Byers

GM’s Picks aka Michael’s Picks Multiversity #1: Once upon a time, I thought Grant Morrison was the best writer in all of comics and although his stuff of the past several years hasn’t been as brilliant as his stuff from the beginning of his career, (in my opinion), he’s always interesting. This, his latest offering […]

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THREE GAMES THAT WILL RUIN A FRIENDSHIP

THREE GAMES THAT WILL RUIN A FRIENDSHIP
Posted on: August 15th, 2014 by Joe McGee

Killer Bunnies: Killer Bunnies is one of those games you can teach anyone to play fairly quickly, and no amount of strategizing guarantees a good outcome. You’d think that would make for a pretty friendly game, but boy would you be wrong. You see the goal of the game is to collect as many carrot […]

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STAFF PICKS! for August 13, 2014

STAFF PICKS! for August 13, 2014
Posted on: August 12th, 2014 by Michael Byers

GM’s Picks aka Michael’s Picks Spider-man 2099 #2: The first issue was solid. I’m hoping that the dreaded second issue let down doesn’t happen. Starlight #5: I’ve enjoyed this book quite a bit. It’s “Flash Gordon” for the 21st century. Mark Millar has been hit or miss for me for a while now but this […]

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THREE GREAT GAMES TO PLAY WITH ONLY TWO PEOPLE

THREE GREAT GAMES TO PLAY WITH ONLY TWO PEOPLE
Posted on: August 7th, 2014 by Joe McGee

I did some camping last week and learned something very interesting about the woods: There’s not a lot to do there. Once you’ve done all the hiking you want, have told your ghost stories and darkness is keeping you close around the campfire you might want to play a game. Unfortunately, everyone else at the […]

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STAFF PICKS! for August 6, 2014

STAFF PICKS! for August 6, 2014
Posted on: August 6th, 2014 by Michael Byers

GM’s Picks aka Michael’s Picks Grayson #2: I liked the first issue. Now lets see if they can keep it going. Rocket Raccoon #2: This book just exudes fun! Thanos Infinity Revelation OGN: Let me just say that in my eyes Jim Starlin can do no wrong. I’m super excited to see his latest excursion […]

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STAFF PICKS! for July 30, 2014

STAFF PICKS! for July 30, 2014
Posted on: July 29th, 2014 by Michael Byers

GM’s Picks aka Michael’s Picks Hawkeye #19: Hawkeye finally returns to the shelves! YAY!!! Justice League #32: The New 52 finally gets it’s Doom Patrol. I’m curious to see how they play with the JL. Doom Patrol Omnibus HC: Speaking of the Doom Patrol, Grant Morrison’s amazing run from the 90′s is collected in it’s […]

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STAFF PICKS! for July 30, 2014

STAFF PICKS! for July 30, 2014
Posted on: July 29th, 2014 by admin

GM’s Picks aka Michael’s Picks Hawkeye #19: Hawkeye finally returns to the shelves! YAY!!! Justice League #32: The New 52 finally gets it’s Doom Patrol. I’m curious to see how they play with the JL. Doom Patrol Omnibus HC: Speaking of the Doom Patrol, Grant Morrison’s amazing run from the 90′s is collected in it’s […]

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STAFF PICKS! for July 16, 2014

STAFF PICKS! for July 16, 2014
Posted on: July 14th, 2014 by Michael Byers

THE GENERAL MANAGERS PICKS a.k.a. Michael’s Picks! Seconds: A Graphic Novel: What’s this?!? The creator/artist of Scott Pilgrim is coming out with his first new material since that seminal series? Count me in! Star Wars Darth Maul Son Of Dathomir #3: Sons of Dathomir, which has the honorable distinction of being the first published work […]

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