Yee-ha! It’s the return of our Reviews Roundup (aka an all-reviews issue of CBG) for #1696 and we lead things off with review-meister extreme Tony Isabella, before we dive headlong into our reviews sections. To whet your appetite, here are our reviews of Green Lantern #0 and Code Word: Geronimo.
Captain Comics joins the party with a pair of financially-based books.
Mr. Silver Age offers an overview of Life with Archie, the original series that’s returned as a magazine-sized title.
Speaking of Riverdale’s typical teen, Michelle Nolan not only reviews Dark Horse’s Archie Archives, but also looks at the short-lived comics career of Long John Silver.
Maggie Thompson shares some of her favorite comic books by decade in Beautiful Balloons.
Peter David goes to the movies for his reviews.
We pick our favorite fall covers in this month’s Top 10 Favorite Comic Book Covers.
You’ll find our convention calendar has expanded this issue in a special centerspread pullout. Make your plans for the remainder of 2012 and the start of 2013 here.
All this, plus letters from our readers with some terrific questions and our regular auction and market trend coverage, can be found in CBG #1696, available now at your local retailer and electronically at both Comics+ and Graphicly.