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Review: The Walking Dead: Amid the ruins

By Sean Booker

Amid the Ruins, Telltale Games’ fourth episode, sets up a new slate of difficulties to work through but muddies up the general narrative arc of this second season. It’s a quieter episode as we take a break to assess how everyone is doing after the previous events. We get some great character interactions but only fleeting moments of action. Issues with major decision making cause this episode to feel weirdly out of place in a now confusing and almost none existant overarching plot line. This fourth episode feels quite separate from the events in the last three. A lot was wrapped up during the third episode and now we’re left with simply a wandering aftermath of situations. There’s no main threat anymore to this season that we can see and it seems like a new story is starting up by the time you finish Amid the Ruins. It causes the...  



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Itsuwaribito: Volume 12 manga review

Aug 20, 2014 - 15:58

@VIZMedia presents Itsuwaribito Volume 12, in which the capital city rebellion comes to an end, and Utsuho's band of friends grows up three.  


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VIZ Media Has "Time Killers" from Blue Exorcist Creator

Aug 20, 2014 - 10:00

@VIZMedia announces the September 2nd, 2014 release of the new manga short story collection, Time Killers, from the creator of "Blue Exorcist."  


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VIZ Media Announces Naruto in Canada

Aug 20, 2014 - 9:37

VIZ Media and Eleven Arts announce screenings of "Road to Ninja - Naruto the Movie" in more than 35 cities in Canada.  


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Toy Story of Terror Blu-ray review

Aug 19, 2014 - 20:22

@DisneyPixar presents Toy Story of Terror, a new Blu-ray release of the Toy Story special shown on ABC in October 2014. The release includes extras such as Toy Story short films and other features.  


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Medium as a Web Comics Platform

Aug 19, 2014 - 16:39

Web comics could be @medium's killer app  


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DC Comics On-Sale 08/20/2014

Aug 18, 2014 - 10:04

New series: "Multiversity" and "Sensation Comics Featuring Wonder Woman" begin; plus, new issues of Batman Eternal and more.  


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Marvel Comics On-Sale 08/20/2014

Aug 18, 2014 - 10:04

New series: "Wolverine Annual" begins; plus, new issues of Storm, Savage Wolverine, All-New Ghost Rider, Elektra, and more.


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IDW Comics On-Sale 08/20/2014

Aug 18, 2014 - 10:03

New series: "Super Secret Crisis War Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy" and "Little Nemo Return to Slumberland" begins; plus, new issues of Samurai Jack and more.


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Dark Horse Comics On-Sale 08/20/2014

Aug 18, 2014 - 10:03

New series: "The Strain: Night Eternal" and "Dark Horse Presents 2014" begin; plus, new isssues of Star Wars Darth Maul Son of Dathomir and more.


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Image Comics On-Sale 08/20/2014

Aug 18, 2014 - 10:02

New series: "Fade Out" begins; plus, new issues of Dark Engine, Wicked & Divine, Stray Bullets The Killers, Saviors, and more.


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General Comics On-Sale 08/20/2014

Aug 18, 2014 - 10:01

Comic books and merchandise from Diamond Distributors' non-premiere publishers for the week of August 20, 2014.


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Review: Amazing Spider-Man #4

Aug 17, 2014 - 20:29

@Marvel and @DanSlott debut the newest Spider-Character: Silk, the girl who was bitten by the same radioactive spider that bit Peter Parker, but has been hidden for years...


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Preview: Eternal Warrior Days of Steel #1

Aug 17, 2014 - 19:43

Peter Miligan and Cary Nord join forces for an epic saga of swords, savagery, and steel in Eternal Warrior: Days of Steel #1


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Magi: The Labyrinth of Magic Volume 7 manga review

Aug 16, 2014 - 11:26

@VIZMedia presents Magi Volume 7, in which Alibaba takes on monsters, his brother the king, and more, as he .tries to save Balbadd


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Review: Harbinger Omegas #1

Aug 16, 2014 - 1:17

@ValiantComics @JoshuaDysart move into their miniseries phase and kick up the action, weird sex, and all around violence with there #HarbingerOmega relaunch...and it works...massively.


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Comics/Culture #1: Marvel's Failed Diversity

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Marvel's characters are diversifying, but is the publisher actually valuing new perspectives?


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VIZ Media and Perfect Square Announce Voltron Anniversary

Aug 15, 2014 - 10:39

@VIZMedia announces that its Perfect Square imprint will commemorate the 30th anniversary of the launch of "Voltron: Defender of the Universe."


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VIZ Media Announces New Vampire Knight Anime Collection

Aug 15, 2014 - 10:26

@VIZMedia announces that it has released "Vampire Knight: The Complete Collection," an anime box set, which contains 26 episodes of the Vampire Knight anime.


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