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Movies & TV

The Complete Guide to Thanos The Mad Titan

Thanos

Thanos, The Mad Titan! By now most of you would have watched Avengers: Infinity War, with some of us (Ahem!) having already watched this blockbuster film more than that! The film was great and groundbreaking in a number of ways (besides blowing up the BOX OFFICE), and in one specifically – Thanos, becoming arguably, the greatest portrayed villain in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. So if you want to BONE UP on your Thanos knowledge, here are some resources to help…

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Comics, Art & Anime

Joe Madureira (Joe Mad): Comic Book & Game Artist

Joe Mad

If there’s one consistent thing about art, its that its highly subjective. not everyone will like the same thing. What one person may like another will not, but the wonderful thing about art is that there really is something out there for everyone, and for me, the art of Joe Madureira ranks right up there with some of the best I have the pleasure of seeing in some of my favorite comic book stories. Joe Mad is a comic book…

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Rants, Raves & Observations

Comic Book Store Blues in Boise

My long time favorite local Comic Book store in Boise, The Paper Back Place recently closed down shop….another great comic book store in a line of great comic book stores over the years in Boise to eventually shut their doors. The notion that ‘they will be missed’ is an understatement. I have now had to go all in with Captain Comics just outside the Boise downtown, and although they have a great set-up and excellent selection, they have a ‘policy’…

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