Midtown Blogemy Lins! Raph here, to provide you with the last look back at the New 52 with Justice League! I’ll also be taking a look at a burgeoning new independent series: War of the Independents!

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This past Tuesday Jim Lee and Geoff Johns celebrated the Midnight release of Justice League #1 at Midtown Comics Times Square. Fans came out in the full force to meet their favorite creators and the Midtown shutter bug was there to capture all the action! Special thanks to Ron Gejon for all the great shots!

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Our good friend Mr. GIF got some great coverage from the Midnight Madness signing we had with Geoff Johns and Jim Lee celebrating the release of Justice League #1 and the official launch of DC- The new 52.  Mr. GIF has a true talent for taking the mundane and turning it into something amazing that can sometimes be just as nauseating as it is hypnotizing. Be sure to check out his site: http://mr-gif.com/ for more mind bending GIF’s! #zwag!

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23 Aug, 2011

Thoughts on the NEW DCU

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New DCU Lead

Midtown Bloggeroni’s, Raph here with something I haven’t done in a while. I’ve been really fortunate to interview major players at both Marvel and DC the past few months, and that won’t stop. This time, I just wanted to talk about the NEW DCU, and what that might mean for comics, both as a fan and as a retailer.

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Ever since Conan’s first visit to the Warner Bros. animation studio back in December, everyone has been patiently awaiting another appearnace of the Con O’Brien/Bruce Timm creation: The Flaming C. The wait is over! Check out the video of The Flaming C in DC’s new animated series, Young Justice.

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