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Retro Review: The Curse Of Wrangler Field

The Gang is invited to a Chi-Town Sharks Baseball game by star player Mark McSosa, who hits a home run, winning the game, and sending the Sharks to the play-offs for the first time since 1945. Our heroes meet up with the MVP after the game and he explains why he invited them. Art: Joe
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Scooby Apocalypse #1 Review

Scooby Apocalypse #1 Written by: J.M. DeMatteis, Keith Giffen Story, Jim Lee, Keith Griffen Art: Howard Porter Scooby Apocalypse, the centerpiece of DC’S new Hanna-Barbera Beyond line, aims to take Scooby & the gang to new heights. But is it worth your money? Let’s find out! Velma Dinkley is part of a privately funded organization who is
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Retro Comic Review: “Scooby-Doo Surf’s Up!” Part 3

Goop On The Loose Review Two youths head into the Tunnel Of Love and are almost immediately attacked by two man-shaped pink globs.  Mystery Inc. is enjoying opening day at the theme park when they hear the screams and run to help. Art: Joe Staton, talk about a mixed bag! Parts of this one look
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Retro Comic Review: "Scooby-Doo: Surf's Up! Part 2"

Scooby-Doo: Surf’s Up! Recap/Review Part 2 Revenge, Inc. 5 villians from the past come together with the sole purpose of destroying Mystery Inc! Artwork by Joe Staton again, the first 5 stories in this volume are his so apologies if I get a wee bit repetitive. I don’t think I have anything new to say
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Retro Comic Review: "Scooby-Doo Surf's Up!" Part 1

This is the first of a ten-part semi-regular series looking back at some of the old Scooby comic stories. I’ll be going through Scooby-Doo: Surf’s Up! which is the fifth volume that reprints the comics from the original DC run. This volume collects issues 21-25, without the original cover art, of that run. Now lets get
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Scooby-Doo! Team Up #7 Review

Plot: The Scooby Gang is sent back in time to the stone age by Professor Einstone’s time machine. While the professor looks for a way to send Mystery Inc home, they are invited by The Flintstones and The Rubbles to the opera. But shortly after arriving, they are attacked by The Phantom of the Operock.
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Retro Review: Hanna-Barbera Scooby-Doo...Where Are You! #13

Hanna-Barbera Scooby-Doo…Where Are You! #13 Review This is by far the oldest comic I own, not to mention my oldest piece of Scooby merchandise. This is pretty cool for me, but! …is it any good? The Cover: Yikes! This cover is all over the place! I guess the Scooby-Doo logo we all know, or even
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Scooby-Doo! Team-Up #5 Review

Story: Trouble in Paradise Writer: Sholly Fisch Artist: Dario Brizuela Plot: Wonder Woman invites Velma and Daphne to Paradise Island to solve a series of monster attacks where the a mythological creature attacks and then disappears without a trace. Okay, so I’m probably just being nitpicky since I did enjoy this issue, but I was
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Scooby-Doo Team-Up #3 Review #2

A magical imp is causing havoc in Gotham City, and the Dynamic Duo is looking for help from Scooby and the gang! But when Scooby gets his own “greatest fan” from the Fifth Dimension, can even Batman, Robin, and Mystery Inc. outwit two unpredictable imps to deal with the spooky, magical hijinks of…Scooby-Mite?! Okay, this
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Scooby-Doo! Team-Up #2 Review

Holy overactive imagination! When Scarecrow attacks using his fear gas, only humans are affected, leaving Batman, Robin and the Mystery Inc. gang trapped facing “monsters” from their own imaginations. Now, it’s up to canine crusaders Scooby-Doo and Ace the Bat-Hound to save the day!  After sitting on this it for a few days, I feel
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Scooby-Doo Team Up #1 Review: A Second Opinion

I’ve been excited for this since it was announced at Comic-Con this year. When it was recently upgraded to a Full Series, instead of the One-Shot or Mini-Series it was originally intended as, I was ovrjoyed! But, does it meet those expectations? The Cover: I don’t have a single complaint. Though I will admit, I expected
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Scooby-Doo Team Up #1 Review

I’ve always wanted to see a new version of The New Scooby-Doo Movies, Whether that would be on TV or in comic form, it would be fun to see Scooby and the gang teaming up with guest stars every week. Enter Scooby-Doo Team-Up. Combine two of my favorite things, superheroes and Scooby-Doo, and you have
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Here’s Part 2 of Scooby Doom’s review of Scooby-Doo issue 157 Scooby-Doo issue 157 part 2 I don’t like the velmas monsters of the world features because they take away from the mysteries and that is what this comic is about. Sometimes there one page(like here) and sometimes a few more. They gist of what
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Review: Scooby Doo #157

Here’s a special review by Scooby-Doom of issue 157 of the Scooby comic. Vincent deporter’s cover is astounding, as always, it features three well detailed zombies behind shag and scoob, who are dirtied up to look undead, with five more behind the three in shadows. Shag says to scoob “act natural scoob, like totally mellowed
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