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Comic Books TV 

AMC’s PREACHER: The Classic Comic vs. the New TV Series!

I saw the PREACHERĀ pilot about two months ago, just before WonderCon, and I was impressed. Having never read the comics, I ordered them immediately — because I wanted to immerse myself more deeply in that world. PREACHER, a comic series that ran from 1995-2000, was created by Garth Ennis and Steve Dillon (who both act […]

Comic Books Films TV 

From SWAMP THING to PREACHER: The History of Vertigo Comics

Karen Berger started working at DC Comics straight out of college in 1979. Smarter than most of her peers, and twice as dedicated, Karen was the assistant to Paul Levitz, who was a wunderkind himself. Levitz had spent the 70s building his name at DC, and would become one of the most important writers and […]

Comic Books 

The Most Outrageous PUNISHER Kills

In the comic book world, if you’re a criminal and you happen to see that “Skull” logo headed your way, then no doubt it’s the last thing you’ll ever see as you’reĀ about to come to a terrible, horrific end at the hands of Frank Castle, aka THE PUNISHER. Originally introduced as a villain in The […]