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Jay Mattson
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Attended University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Lived in San Francisco, CA
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Since 2012, the definition of ‘superhero comic’ has changed dramatically with a surge of all-audiences books like Ms. Marvel, Batgirl, We Are…Robin!, The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl, and a host of others from the Big Two: DC and...
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Welcome to RE:Analyze, a column about revisiting past television shows, music, and films. My previous solo endeavor, The Comic Book Revue, was a ton of fun to write and maintain. I had a great audience and was able to talk ab...
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(w) Greg Pak (a) Jae Lee and Ben Oliver ** SPOILERS ABOUND! ** Batman/Superman #1 is already being touted as the best #1 since the initial 'New 52' relaunch in September 2011. I'm inclined to agree. You'd be hard pres...
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(w) Brian Azzarello (a) Cliff Chiang ** SPOILERS, BECAUSE WHY NOT? ** I love Brian Azzarello and Cliff Chiang's Wonder Woman. I could go on and on about how both men have dedicated themselves to this series and how th...
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In Part 1, I delved into Avengers Standoff, the currently-running Avengers crossover event that totally misses the point and turns Maria Hill into a demented monster. You can check it out here. Marvel recently released ...
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I never watched True Detective when it was originally airing, nor have I seen it up until now. All I knew about the series prior to beginning was that it starred Matthew McConaughey and Woody Harrelson in critically acclaimed...
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(w) Mark Waid (a) Andre Araujo Age of Ultron #10AI is less about being an epilogue to Age of Ultron as it is about being a requiem of Hank Pym's life. That's not necessarily a bad thing, but it just feels out of place as a ...
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------- Spotlight Batman/Superman #1 (w) Greg Pak (a) Jae Lee ------- DC Reviews The Flash #21 (w) Francis Manapul and Brian Buccellato (a) Francis Manapul Justice League #21  (w) Geoff Johns (a) Gary Frank CHECK OUT ...
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(w) Rick Remender (a) Daniel Acuna It's quite obvious to me that Rogue and Scarlet Witch's argument represented the real-life arguments online after the release of Uncanny Avengers #5. In that issue, Remender intended to co...
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i make cupcakes and write about comic books
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  • DC Comics News
    Staff Writer, 2013 - present
    Comic Book Reviews - Justice League, Justice League of America, Vibe
  • PopMatters.com
    Staff Writer, 2012 - present
    Comic Book Reviews, Iconographies
  • Main Street Sweets
    General Manager, 2011 - present
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San Francisco, CA - Littleton, CO - Greensboro, NC - Daegu, South Korea
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"it's easy to pull yourself up by your bootstraps when you can fly"
Introduction
aspiring comic book journalist, music enthusiast, hopeful companion to The Doctor.
Education
  • University of North Carolina at Greensboro
    English, 2004 - 2008
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