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Anthony Composto - EIC

Editor-in-Chief for Monkeys Fighting Robots. A lifelong fan of Spider-Man and the Mets, Anthony loves an underdog story. He earned his B.A. in English because of his love for words, and his MBA because of his need for cash. He considers comics to be The Great American Art Form, and loves horror movies, indie dramas, action/thrillers, and everything in between.
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New Series GOING TO THE CHAPEL Is “Die Hard At A Wedding”

Going to the Chapel is an upcoming action romcom comic from Action Lab: Danger Zone, one that's pitched as "Die Hard at a wedding,...
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DC Comics Exclusive Preview: HAWKMAN #10

Hawkman #10 is out in comic shops on March 13th, but thanks to DC Comics, Monkeys Fighting Robots has an exclusive five-page preview for...

Review: THE GOON Is Back In All Its Glory

After an almost four-year hiatus, The Goon is back at Albatross Funnybooks, and it comes back without missing a beat.The series is written and illustrated...
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Avengers volume two, "World Tour", is out this Wednesday, and it's a fun, thought-provoking read to keep you entertained while waiting for Avengers: Endgame to...
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Why You Should Be Reading MR. & MRS. X

The first volume of Mr. & Mrs. X, "Love and Marriage", is out this week from Marvel Comics, chronicling the new adventures of X-Men Rogue...
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MISTER MIRACLE Is Inspirational Like No Other Superhero Story

The Mister Miracle trade paperback is out this week, making this the perfect time to re-read the seminal series...or read it again...or gift it to...
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Talking SPENCER & LOCKE 2 With David Pepose And Jorge Santiago, Jr.

Spencer & Locke 2 is out April 24th, and Monkeys Fighting Robots sat down with writer David Pepose and artist Jorge Santiago, Jr. to...


New Mutants by Abnett & Lanning: The Complete Collection Volume 1 is out this week, and it's a great sampler platter of stories for Marvel's...
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BLACK PANTHER Meets Star Wars In “The Intergalactic Empire Of Wakanda”

Black Panther: The Intergalactic Empire of Wakanda Part One is out this week, and it's an epic cosmic adventure worthy of a king.The series...
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How EXTERMINATION Fulfills The Original X-Men’s Mission

Extermination is out January 23rd from Marvel Comics, concluding the six-year story of the time-displaced Original X-Men.The story is written by Ed Brisson, with...
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Monkeys Fighting Robots Launches Digital Comic Strip Super Bowl Sunday

Friday afternoon, Monkeys Fighting Robots announced its first digital comic strip, Tales of Monkeys Fighting Robots with art by Jamie Jones and the occasional...
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Five Great WHAT IF? Stories From The Original Series

What If? Classic: The Complete Collection Vol. 1 is out this week from Marvel Comics, and we're counting down five of the series' best...
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Monkeys Fighting Robots Now Exclusively Covering Comics

Starting in 2019, Monkeys Fighting Robots will shed our film and TV coverage, and focus exclusively on comics.Comics is a unique, rich, and diverse...
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Monkeys Fighting Robots Launches POPAXIOM For Film & TV Coverage

Monkeys Fighting Robots has launched a new sister-site, POPAXIOM, dedicated entirely to film and TV coverage.Now that MFR exclusively covers comic books, we've moved...
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How LIFE OF CAPTAIN MARVEL Nails The Origin Story Retcon

Life of Captain Marvel is a beautiful, personal story about family, that also shows how to properly retcon a character's origin.When Carol Danvers starts...
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Read Captain Marvel’s Origins In THIS WOMAN, THIS WARRIOR

Ms. Marvel Epic Collection: This Woman, This Warrior is out this week, chronicling Carol Danvers' earliest adventures, from before she became Captain Marvel.The paperback...
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Tony Stark: Iron Man Volume 1, "Self-Made Man", is out this week, and while it can be fun at times, it lacks substance.The series...
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Review: X-23 Volume 1 Will Melt Your Heart (And Your Face)

X-23 Volume 1: Family Album is out January 9th, and it's an action-packed thrill ride that doesn't skimp on the emotions.The series is written by...
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How Skottie Young’s DEADPOOL Returns Wade To His Roots

Deadpool Volume 1: Mercin' Hard For The Money is out January 2nd, and it's a fresh start for the Merc' With A Mouth, making...
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Why SHE-HULK By Soule & Pulido Is Unlike Any Other Superhero Comic

She-Hulk By Soule & Pulido: The Complete Collection is finally out, and it's probably the best $35 you'll spend this week.The paperback collects She-Hulk (2014)...