Author Archives: Mac McEntire

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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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DuckTales rewatch – The Right Duck

Rewatching DuckTales! Remember when Launchpad went into space and made first contact with deadly aliens? We’re doing that all over again in episode 47, “Right Duck.” Here’s what happens: Scrooge fires Launchpad after Launchpad destroys an expensive statue. After being … Continue reading

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Fantastic Friday: Nice jacket

Reading the Fantastic Four comics from the start. The FF are a family, so here’s a family sitcom episode in volume 3 #55 legacy #484. We’re entering an odd transitory time in FF history. Writer-artist Carlos Pacheco and his co-writer … Continue reading

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DuckTales rewatch – Raiders of the Lost Harp

Rewatching DuckTales! It’s time for another trip back to Greek mythology. I guess this is just going to be a recurring thing for this series. Here’s episode 45, “Raiders of the Lost Harp.” Here’s what happens: Scrooge is leading an … Continue reading

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Fantastic Friday: Our gal Val

Reading the Fantastic Four comics from the start. This is a big one, people. If you’ve read any FF-related comic in the last 5-10 years, you know how big of a character Valeria Richards has become. Now here’s Vol. 3 … Continue reading

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DuckTales rewatch – Back Out in the Outback

Rewatching DuckTales! We’re going Down Under in episode 44, “Back Out in the Outback,” for cute animals and… UFOs? Here’s what happens: There are strange occurrences in Australia, where strange lights appear at night, shearing and abducting sheep on land … Continue reading

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