A solid week with a few interesting debuts... Mcallan (top of the line) Mister Miracle #12 Whenever I read an issue of the current Batman book I am struck by fact that the person writing these stories is also writing Mister Miracle. It's nearly impossible for me to wrap my brain around. I supposed it's … Continue reading Weekly Whiskey: Comics Worth Your Money for 11/14/18
It's been twenty years since I saw my first episode of Buffy the Vampire Slayer and during those twenty years I became a devote follower of the Nerdgod Joss Whedon. I was there when Angel launched and eventually became better than Buffy. I was there when Firefly debuted and quickly became the crown jewel in … Continue reading Advance Review: Firefly #1 is a Great First Step Back into the ‘Verse
[yasr_overall_rating] Sparrowhawk #1 Written by Delilah S. Dawson Art by Matias Basla Published by Boom! Studios In stores 10/3/18 The set up for Sparrowhawk isn't a particularly new one: girl gets sent to a crazy world full of magical creatures. The 1st creature she comes into contact with is even a cat of some kind. … Continue reading Advance Review: Sparrowhawk #1 is a great start to a wicked fairy tale.
LOS ANGELES, CA (August 15, 2018) – BOOM! Studios unveiled a first look at CODA #5, the newest chapter of the critically-acclaimed broken fantasy epic from Eisner-nominated writer Simon Spurrier (Sandman, The Spire) and Matías Bergara (Cannibal, Supergirl), on-sale in September. Also arriving in stores the same day will be CODA VOL.1 DISCOVER NOW EDITION, a limited … Continue reading Preview: Coda #5
I never managed to see this when I was living in Los Angeles, sad to say. But the comic looks really cool. From BOOM! LOS ANGELES, CA (June 20, 2018) – BOOM! Studios is proud to present your first look at THE THRILLING ADVENTURE HOUR #1, the first issue of an all new series by creators … Continue reading First Look: Thrilling Adventure Hour #1 from BOOM! Studios
I reviewed issue #1 and thought it had potential. Looks like I need to get caught up before next month! From BOOM!: LOS ANGELES, CA (June 14, 2018) – BOOM! Studios is proud to present your first look at CODA #3, the newest chapter of the critically-acclaimed broken fantasy epic from Eisner-nominated writer Simon Spurrier (Sandman, … Continue reading First Look at Coda #3 from BOOM! Studios
Lumberjanes has to be one of the best comic book stories of the last decade and something of a forerunner of the waves of all ages, inclusive comics we've seen populate the landscape over the last few years. I'm glad to see that it's still going strong and can support multiple books. From BOOM!: LOS … Continue reading First Look at Lumberjanes: A Midsummer Night’s Scheme from BOOM! Studios’ BOOM! Box
I'm a sucker for post-apocalyptic stories, a sucker for stories starring teenagers, and a sucker for an irradiated Midwest (although I guess technically it's the South), so I'm on board. Check it out: LOS ANGELES, CA (June 7, 2018) – BOOM! Studios is proud to announce LOW ROAD WEST #1, beginning a new five issue limited … Continue reading BOOM! Takes the “Low Road West” This September
[yasr_overall_rating size="large"] Coda #1 Written by Simon Spurrier Art by Matias Bergara Colors by Matias Bergara and Michael Doig Published by BOOM! Studios Holy cow am I conflicted about this comic. First and foremost I should point out that this is, without a doubt, an excellent comic book. It is, ostensibly, a post-apocalyptic story, but … Continue reading Coda #1 Review: Where has all the magic gone?