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Fantastic Friday: Totally iconic

Reading the Fantastic Four comics from the start. The Thing: Freakshow was a four-issue miniseries, part of a Marvel Icons imprint of sorts that gave solo adventures to various characters. This takes place when Ben had the ability to turn … Continue reading

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DuckTales rewatch – Magica’s Magic Mirror and Take Me Out to the Ballgame

Rewatching DuckTales! Two stories in one episode? What is this madness?!? Episode 51 is both “Magica’s Magic Mirror” and “Take Me Out of the Ballgame.” Here’s what happens: In “Magica’s Magic Mirror,” Scrooge and the boys are at the ballgame … Continue reading

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DuckTales rewatch – Duckworth’s Revolt

Rewatching DuckTales! Duckworth goes to space and gets an adventure of his own in episode #50, “Duckworth’s Revolt.” Here’s what happens: In space, vegetable-based aliens are abducting creatures from all over the galaxy and they set their sights on Earth. … Continue reading

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Fantastic Friday: Thick skinned

Reading the Fantastic Four comics from the start. The manga-themed stylings of Adam Warren and Keron Grant comes to and end in vol. 3 #59 legacy 488. And it’s not the only aspect of the series coming to an end. … Continue reading

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DuckTales rewatch – Luck O’ The Ducks

Rewatching DuckTales! Let’s go back to Ireland and get totally sloshed on Guinness while we watch episode 49, “Luck O’ The Ducks.” Here’s what happens: Scrooge receives a shipment of linen from Ireland, which he plans to sell at high … Continue reading

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Fantastic Friday: Is that a universe in your pocket?

Reading the Fantastic Four comics from the start. Hope you like rock monsters fighting each other, because that’s what you’ve got in vol. 3 #58 legacy 487. Recap: Ben has spontaneously started producing “skin-spawn,” a bunch of monstrous, volatile clones … Continue reading

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DuckTales rewatch – Double-O-Duck

Rewatching DuckTales! Launchpad is both shaken and stirred in episode 48, “Double-O-Duck.” Here’s what happens: We meet Bruno Von Beak, an international spy, as he dodges a bunch of goons at the airport. In Duckburg, Launchpad is abducted by rival … Continue reading

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Fantastic Friday: A thing for manga

Reading the Fantastic Four comics from the start. The series get a little anime flair in vol. 3 #57 legacy #486, and we’ve got Things all over the place. The revolving door creative teams of this era continues to revolve, … Continue reading

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DuckTales rewatch – Scroogerello

Rewatching DuckTales! The snake eats its own tail when Disney spoofs Disney in episode 47, “Scroogerello.” Here’s what happens: Scrooge has the flu, and his family insists that he spend the day in bed. This just makes him more miserable. … Continue reading

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Fantastic Friday: In the Yancy heights

Reading the Fantastic Four comics from the start. Writer Karl Kesel only solo wrote two issues of FF, but in vol. 3 #56, legacy #485, but he certainly made his mark on FF history. We begin with a man wandering … Continue reading

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