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Nick Hedge

A longtime comics fan, Nick grew up reading the much derided comics of the 90's (Clone Saga! Liefeld! Pouches & Guns!) and has never looked back. Now an adult with literary prowess of his own, he uses his powers for good; reviewing comics for Pure Fandom and holding the beloved art form to a higher standard for all. Excelsior!

Venom #153: Aliens v. dinosaurs in a fun final battle

This post on Venom #153 is brought to you by Downtown Comics, Indianapolis’ largest comic book shop! They love to nerd out just like us at Pure Fandom. Head to their website for deals and updates on your favorite comics, swag, and more! The original Venom, Eddie Brock, is back in his own monthly series. […]

Batman Detective Comics #962: Magic, robots, and 90’s nostalgia

This post on Batman Detective Comics #962 is brought to you by Downtown Comics, Indianapolis’ largest comic book shop! They love to nerd out just like us at Pure Fandom. Head to their website for deals and updates on your favorite comics, swag, and more! Speaking as a child of the 90’s, the primary reason […]

Champions #11: Meaningless crossover lip service

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Green Arrow #28: Ollie hits Metropolis, chaos ensues

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Mother Panic #9: Noir superheroics with art to match

This post on Mother Panic #9 is brought to you by Downtown Comics, Indianapolis’ largest comic book shop! They love to nerd out just like us at Pure Fandom. Head to their website for deals and updates on your favorite comics, swag, and more! DC’s new “Young Animal” imprint has a handful of great titles […]

Cable #3: Rote time-travel antics slow the old man down

This post on Cable #3 is brought to you by Downtown Comics, Indianapolis’ largest comic book shop! They love to nerd out just like us at Pure Fandom. Head to their website for deals and updates on your favorite comics, swag, and more! With his upcoming live-action debut coming soon, it’s only natural for Marvel […]

Old Man Logan #26: On the hunt for the Maestro

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Weapon X #4: Overstuffed with messy art

This post on Weapon X #4 is brought to you by Downtown Comics, Indianapolis’ largest comic book shop! They love to nerd out just like us at Pure Fandom. Head to their website for deals and updates on your favorite comics, swag, and more! In typical fashion for the character, Old Man Logan is on […]

Black Bolt #3: Escape from space-jail!

This post on Black Bolt #3 is brought to you by Downtown Comics, Indianapolis’ largest comic book shop! They love to nerd out just like us at Pure Fandom. Head to their website for deals and updates on your favorite comics, swag, and more! Black Bolt, king of the Inhumans, has a new solo series. […]

The Defenders #2: Well paced team-book action

This post on The Defenders #2 is brought to you by Downtown Comics, Indianapolis’ largest comic book shop! They love to nerd out just like us at Pure Fandom. Head to their website for deals and updates on your favorite comics, swag, and more! In the ongoing quest to align its television and film properties […]

Action Comics #982: Classic Superman, if that’s what you’re into

This post on Action Comics #982 is brought to you by Downtown Comics, Indianapolis’ largest comic book shop! They love to nerd out just like us at Pure Fandom. Head to their website for deals and updates on your favorite comics, swag, and more! Keeping up with Superman’s backstory in its entirety is a lot […]

Aquaman #25: Impressive art, deep-sea vigilantism

This post on Aquaman #25 is brought to you by Downtown Comics, Indianapolis’ largest comic book shop! They love to nerd out just like us at Pure Fandom. Head to their website for deals and updates on your favorite comics, swag, and more! Arthur Curry is dead. At least that’s what he wants us to […]

Iceman #2: Old school mutant heroics, new personal problems

This post on Iceman #2 is brought to you by Downtown Comics, Indianapolis’ largest comic book shop! They love to nerd out just like us at Pure Fandom. Head to their website for deals and updates on your favorite comics, swag, and more! Bobby Drake, Iceman and founding X-Man, has his own solo series. When […]

Hulk #7: Gray is the new green

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Thanos #8: Fear Thanos, creator of daddy issues!

This post on Thanos #8 is brought to you by Downtown Comics, Indianapolis’ largest comic book shop! They love to nerd out just like us at Pure Fandom. Head to their website for deals and updates on your favorite comics, swag, and more! Marvel’s biggest baddest maddest Titan has his own monthly series. I thoroughly […]