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REVIEWS | Trades & Hardcovers: August 2013 Releases
Published on Wednesday, December 11, 2013 by For the remainder of the year, we will be posting reviews of select 2013 trades and hardcovers that we weren't able to cover in a timelier fashion. Today, we take a look at five books launched last August by Image Comics, Dark Horse, BOOM!/Archaia, and IDW. (more…)...
PREVIEW | <i>KOMACON</i> (Image Comics)
Published on Thursday, August 1, 2013 by [UPDATED release date] A showcase for Korean comics' stylistic diversity, KOMACON features stories written by Rick Veitch (Swamp Thing), Colleen Doran (A Distant Soil), Joe Keatinge (Glory), and more illustrated by South Korean artists, including Next Testament's Haemi Jang. (more…)...
Leaving Proof 114 | <i>Choker, Vol. 1</i> review
Published on Friday, May 11, 2012 by The much-delayed Choker mini-series from writer Ben McCool and artist Ben Templesmith is finally collected in this month's Choker, Vol. 1. Read the full Leaving Proof review to get the lowdown on the tech noir thriller. (more…)...
Leaving Proof 74 | <i>“Pigs, Vol. 1: Hello, Cruel World”</i> reviewed
Published on Saturday, February 18, 2012 by Pigs, Vol. 1: Hello, Cruel World (Image Comics, 2012; 112 pages, collects Pigs #1–4 originally published in single magazine form) Written by: Nate Cosby and Ben McCool Art by: Breno Temura with Will Sliney Colors by: Chris Sotomayor with Donna Gregory Lettered by: Rus Wooton Covers by: Jock, Declan Shalvey and Jordie Bellaire, Francesco Francavilla, Am...
Quick Thoughts For The Week Of 11/09/11
Published on Thursday, November 17, 2011 by The New Avengers #18 Published by: Marvel Comics Written by: Brian Michael Bendis Art by: Mike Deodato This issue shows Norman Osborn assembling his new Dark Avengers team. The choices are interesting. I'm not quite sure how the Gorgon works as Wolverine but the rest are good. I'm very glad to see it tying into the other books and events. We get Trickshot fr...
Pigs #2-Review
Published on Wednesday, October 12, 2011 by Often the #2s tend to see a slump in sales. It is a long standing trend that heads all the way back to the buyers market of the 90s where #1s flew off of the shelf for potential collect-ability. It is important to note that Pigs #2 should sell as well as #1, or better, since the intriguing story is still being unfolded. (more…)...
Jim Hanley’s Universe To Hold Creator Mega Event
Published on Wednesday, October 5, 2011 by Jim Hanley’s Universe is offering comic fans a warm up for the New York Comic Con festivities with a huge signing event featuring a variety of creators from a selection of innovative titles. (more…)...
Pigs #1
Published on Tuesday, September 13, 2011 by [gallery link="file"]...
Pigs #1 (of 6)-Advanced Review
Published on Monday, September 12, 2011 by I went into this comic with no prior knowledge. The cover enticed me in without sending me looking up press releases and background information. (more…)...
PIGS Make The Cold War Cool
Published on Wednesday, June 15, 2011 by When the second generation of a loyal KGB sleeper cell is given the signal, they must finish the mission that they have been raised their entire lives to complete: overthrow The United States of America, no matter what it takes. Writers Ben McCool (CHOKER, MEMOIR) and Nate Cosby (Jim Henson’s Storyteller) are the creative minds behind this new ongoing series from Im...
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