Funky Fresh Fridays is (are?) BACK! Think of it as Breakin’ 2: Electric Boogaloo, but with new comics, on Fridays, and here on my blog! And also with far less break-dancing (on average). As it was, not so long ago, FFF posts will cover new comics that I’ve picked up recently. These will usually be […]Read More Funky Fresh Fridays: Re-Freshin’ It!
Yes, the MRC is bringing back Mendicant Monday! It will likely not go back to coming out on every Monday, but it will be published here on Mondays because: I do not want to change the name of the feature Pointless running jokes (or “Idioms of Idiocy”) are a hallmark of Groo As for why […]Read More Mendicant Monday Presents: The Groo Chronicles #1!
Recently, I went to cat-sit for my in-laws, because my life is a wild and untamed vortex of reckless abandon. On my way to this madcap date with outrageous fortune, I stopped in at a Newbury Comics store to see what I might find. Did they have any Free Comic Book Day items left over? […]Read More Cosmic Treadmill Practice Run: Random DC 10-Pack!
Okay, I’ll just say it: lately, I’ve been dipping my toes back into the DC Comics pool. I know, I know, this is starting to look like an abusive relationship. I mean, I’ve been through the (first) Crisis, tried to ignore Zero Hour, had my faith shaken by Identity Crisis and Infinite Crisis, rather enjoyed […]Read More Climbing back onto the Cosmic Treadmill?
Here’s a thing about me: I absolutely love the pre-Crisis DC universe. Here’s what that means: I have a deep appreciation of and fondness for the shared fictional world inhabited by the characters published in DC superhero comics from around 1976 (and before) to around 1986. Why that particular decade? Well, I pretty much learned […]Read More Who’s who? Xum’s Who, that’s who!
Hello, and welcome (?) back to the almost never published annals of Max Reads Comics! I would promise to post more often, but 1) I probably won’t and 2) I’m sure no one cares. ANY-HOO: Today in the Indie Spotlight, I’d like to talk about “Yeet Presents: the Official Comic Book of Old Guys Who […]Read More Indie Spotlight Presents: YEET!
Hark! Another post here at Max Reads Comics! Surely the single (singular?) digit audience is all a-tremble with excitement! Whining aside; I know this blog is pretty much just for my own amusement at this point; I am here to write about the (somewhat) recent acquisition of a back issue that just over 40 years […]Read More Back Issue Bonanza Presents: Showcase #100!