Poyo’s Spec and Drek for October 2nd, 2019

Welcome once again to my spec and my drek. I pick what I think will be winners, not only if you make money by flipping but winners as in either a great read or just awesome art.

Then there’s the pesky drek, the comic you should avoid altogether or not fall into the buying every variant trap.

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Poyo’s Trade and Hardcover Picks of the Week

We shouldn’t just collect or flip books, we should also read them. A good story can make your purchase well worth the money spent if you ask me. After all, we buy books to read for entertainment right? Even if you can’t flip them, reading is just as rewarding.

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2018 Year In Review – Part III

The final trip of 2018 which should still be fresh in our minds continues the year in review, covering the months from September through December.

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Things I Like and Dislike for the Week of September 26th, 2018

Welcome again to the corner of CHU where I tell you what’s really grinding my gears this week.
Whether it’s good things or things that just downright annoy me, I’m here to share my thoughts with you all.
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Mark Hamill to voice Joker in Killing Joke

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Alan Moore’s classic Batman story, The Killing Joke, is getting made into an animated film. The some times over the top Joker story is really considered one of the seminal Joker stories. SO why not get one of the most famous voices for the Joker to voice act him. Continue reading “Mark Hamill to voice Joker in Killing Joke”

Cell Phone Footage of Joker and Harley sharing a moment

Bat-man News hosted a brief shot of Joker and Harley Quinn sharing a moment on the set of Suicide Squad. Continue reading “Cell Phone Footage of Joker and Harley sharing a moment”

DC Joker 75th anniversary giveaway

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Dc Comics is having a pretty sweet Joker 75th Anniversary giveaway.
Enter for your chance to win an amazing Joker prize pack including Batman: Death of the Family Book and Joker Mask Set, DC Comics Super Villains: The Joker Action Figure, DC Comics Super Villains: The Joker Bust, LEGO Super Heroes DC Universe The Joker LED Lite, LEGO DC Universe Super Heroes The Joker, DC Dynamics: The Joker Statue, Justice League Face Dice Game, Batman: Arkham Origins Collector’s Edition for XBOX 360. Continue reading “DC Joker 75th anniversary giveaway”

Suicide Squad casting: Jim Parrack as Jonny Frost, Maybe

This one is not quite clear. Looks like Jim Parrack is playing someone in the Suicide Squad film. He has been tweeting out pictures of Deathstroke the Terminator, which he has been rumored to play. However, according to Comicbook.com that may not be the case. Continue reading “Suicide Squad casting: Jim Parrack as Jonny Frost, Maybe”

Return of the Joker to Scott Snyder's Batman, already happened

The cover of the return of the Joker has been bouncing around on the cover to Batman #37. But it looks like he has been here the whole time. Continue reading “Return of the Joker to Scott Snyder's Batman, already happened”

Batgirl 19: Mainstream comics first transgender character

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Oh boy here is one that went under the radar and was just announced today. Batgirl #19, which shipped today, has a big reveal. Barbara Gordon’s friend, Alysia Yeoh, tells Bab’s that she is transgender. The reveal happens while Barbara is opening up about her paralysis, the Joker (The Killing Joke), and about the wheel chair ramp in her van. Alysia lets loose that she is transgender.

 

So, big reveal that was not covered in the news, yet. Might be worth picking up. The story just came out about 30 minutes ago.