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Atop the Fourth Wall 

A witty and sarcastic critic named Linkara reviews bad comic books.
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Lewis Lovhaug Lewis Lovhaug ...  Linkara / ... 614 episodes, 2008-2019
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Linkara is a witty, sarcastic young adult who reviews comic books of very poor detail, ranging from bad artwork to bad writing. Occasionally, characters from the comics as well as the comics themselves come to life and terrorize Linkara. Not only that, but other-worldly creatures often invade his house and try to take him hostage. He survives it all using his vast knowledge of comics and their many faults. Written by Anonymous

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Where bad comics burn

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Comedy | Sci-Fi

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Not Rated

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English

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26 October 2008 (USA) See more »

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At4W See more »

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$15,000 (estimated)
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The letters "WYSIWYG" on '90s Kid's shirt stand for "What You See Is What You Get." See more »

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Linkara: [Repeated line] Hello and welcome to Atop the Fourth Wall, where bad comics burn.
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Featured in The Cinema Snob: Silent Night, Deadly Night (2013) See more »

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Linkara
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One of the best internet review shows out there
8 December 2012 | by fire1992See all my reviews

I find the character Linkara to me extremely entertaining, and very funny. He is one of the most talented reviewers I've seen. He hooked me, someone who reads one or two comics per year, into a show all about comics that suck. His reviews tend to be more analytic than comedy. The show laughs at the bad qualities of the comics, while Linkara also talks about why this comic doesn't work for him. He gets worked up about the particularly bad ones, but to me that's part of the comedy, seeing a guy get angry over a stupid comic. But, part of the anger is real. He really enjoys comics, so, understandably, it annoys him when bad comics are made.

The story lines of the show itself are rather awesome. Lewis has to spend a lot of time thinking thinking them up. They always are a nice addition to a review, such as my favorite storyline (which extended from "Kamandi At Earth" to "Pokemon: The Electric Tale of Pikachu"). The story had a Halloween-mystery theme to it that I enjoyed. The AT4W plots are not necessary to enjoy the individual reviews, but they are an interesting and fun extra.

All in all, it's a great show. Of course there's a few episodes that I don't like, but I enjoy an overwhelming majority of the episodes. Personally, I find the episodes reviewing PSA comics the best. If you're interested, I recommend the month of May 2012 reviews, since he devoted it completely to PSA comics.


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