Comic Book Reviews

Top 5 Comic Book Picks For February 2017

1. SEVEN TO ETERNITY Vol. 1 / Image Written by Rick Remender / Art by Jerome Opena Writer Rick Remender is a damn all-star creating a slew of amazing books with Image Comics including  DEADLY CLASS, BLACK SCIENCE, LOW, TOK...


Top 5 Comic Book Picks for January 2017

1. ALIENS: DEFIANCE #9 / Dark Horse Written by Brian Wood / Art by Tony Brescini Writer Brian Wood’s ALIENS DEFIANCE comic series is one of the best things to happen to the ALIENS franchise in a long time. His charact...


Top 5 Comic Book Picks For December 2016

1. STAR WARS #26 / Marvel Comics Written by Jason Aaron / Art by Salvador Larroca There’s no doubt Jason Aaron’s STAR WARS is an amazing comic book. Some would argue that the ongoing series is the best STAR WARS c...



Top 5 Comic Book Picks For November 2016

1. MOTRO #1 / Oni Press Written by Ulises Farinas with Erick Freitas / Art by Ulises Farinas Artist and writer Ulises Farinas’s MOTRO from Oni Press is something special. It’s the kind of book that just feels lik...


Top 5 Comic Book Picks For October 2016

1. SUPERMAN #8 and #9 / DC Comics Written by Peter J. Tomasi, Patrick Gleason / Art by Doug Mahnke, Jaime Mendoza Just when I thought the new SUPERMAN ongoing series couldn’t get any better, there just had to be a li...


Top 5 Comic Book Picks for September 2016

1. DOOM PATROL #1 / DC’s YOUNG ANIMAL Written by Gerard Way / Art by Nick Derington This is DC’s first book in their “Young Animal” line aimed at more mature, and dare I say “edgy”, readers...



Top 5 Comic Book Picks for August 2016

1. DARTH VADER #24 / Marvel Comics Written by Kieron Gillen / Art by Salvador Larroca In case you haven’t heard, Marvel’s DARTH VADER ongoing series is officially being cancelled with issue #25 being the last. Y...


Top 5 Comic Book Picks for July 2016

1. SNOTGIRL #1 / Image Comics Written by Bryan Lee O’Malley / Art by Leslie Hung Of course I’m going to check out a comic called “Snotgirl” starring a beautiful young woman with green ooze frothing f...


Top 5 Comic Book Picks for June 2016

1. BATMAN REBIRTH #1 and BATMAN #1 / DC Comics Written by Tom King & Scott Snyder / Art by Mikel Janín & David Finch Say goodbye to “New 52” and hello to “Rebirth”. DC is in the midst of reb...



Top 5 Comic Book Picks for May 2016

1. DC UNIVERSE REBIRTH #1 / DC Comics Written by Geoff Johns / Art by Gary Frank and Various It’s time for DC to rebirth itself. Anyone interested in jumping in, or back in, to the DC universe should ply close attention...


New 52 BATMAN #1-51 (The Snyder/Capullo Run) Comic Book Review

I’d be lying if I said DC Comics’ 2011 campaign to revitalize their stable of characters with a clean-slate reboot dubbed the “New 52” was a rousing success.  At best, it was a lukewarm endeavor that ma...


Top 5 Comic Book Picks for April 2016

1. POE DAMERON #1 / Marvel Comics Written by Charles Soule / Art by Phil Noto I say it all the time and I will say it again…Marvel is absolutely kicking ass with their new STAR WARS comics. Seriously, I’ve read e...



Top 5 Comic Book Picks for March 2016

1. HEAD LOPPER #3 / Image Comics Written by Andrew Maclean / Art by Andrew Maclean Writer/artist Andrew Maclean’s HEAD LOPPER is so damn cool. Swords, blood, magic, heroes, villains, good, evil, mystery, action, and o...


Top 5 Comic Book Picks for February 2016

1. X-MEN: WORST X-MAN EVER #1 / Marvel Comics Written by Max Bemis / Art by Michael Walsh Pay close attention X-Men fans because writer Max Bemis’ WORST X-MAN EVER is the real deal. This 5-part mini-series doesn’t...


Top 5 Comic Book Picks for January 2016

1. STAR WARS #15 / Marvel Comics Written by Jason Aaron / Art by Mike Mayhem As we all cool off from the STAR WARS and DARTH VADER crossover event series VADER DOWN, writer Jason Aaron slows things down a bit and revisits th...



Top 5 Comic Book Picks For December 2015

1. SUPERMAN: AMERICAN ALIEN #2 / DC Comics Written by Max Landis / Art by Tommy Lee Edwards Superman has been around for a long ass time. There have been billions of stories told over the years seemingly covering just about ev...


Top 5 Comic Book Picks for November 2015

1. STAR WARS #11 and #12 / Marvel Comics Written by Jason Aaron / Art by Stuart Immonen What can I say, I have STAR WARS fever! Marvel is hitting home run after home run with this franchise and that has a lot to do with wri...


Top 5 Comic Book Picks for October 2015

1. BLACK MAGICK #1 / Image Comics Written by Greg Rucka / Art by Nicola Scott It’s a Greg Rucka kinda month with his first book on the list BLACK MAGICK #1. It can be quickly described as a story about a tough as nails ...



JUST ANOTHER SHEEP #1 Comic Book Review!

Whenever a group of nerds get together, the conversation has a tendency of gravitating towards the subject of ‘super powers’, which of course, results in everyone listing off their ideal super power. For instance, ...


Top 5 Comic Book Picks for September 2015

1. STAR WARS: SHATTERED EMPIRE #1 / Marvel Comics Written by Greg Rucka / Art by Marco Checchetto We are just a few short months away from STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS and you can bet your wookie-cookie eating ass that I am...