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Robio & Robiette (Astro Boy Episode 14)

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Hello Dwellers and Welcome To The Basement...

We're talking anime, in particular I'm talking about another episode from the Astro Boy Greatest Astro Adventures DVD, which episode 14 of the 1982 series titled: Robio and Robiette.




WATCH THE EPISODE HERE!

Titans: Scissors, Paper, Stone

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Hello Dwellers and Welcome To Comics From The Basement...

Last year, Linkara reviewed 'Titans: Scissors, Paper, Stone' over at Atop The Fourth Wall... and needless to say he got me curious about the book, and after searching high and low...I eventually found a physical copy.

Or rather bought it from a co-worker for $1... I'm not kidding on that.

Now as you saw in my video review of this particular comic, I stated the artwork is awesome, as it has a serious manga influence on it, and it is well written... but it is confusing as hell as to what was the Adam Warren (the writer and artist) trying to say or comment on regarding the 'archetypes' of the Titans? Was he trying to say that the perceived concept of the 'Super Heroes always winning' is flawed, even though when this comic came out that perception went away in the 1970s? Was he commenting on the reoccurring theme of how a team of Super Heroes always has some sort of tragedy associated with a victory... ev…