Comics

New THE X-FILES Series Coming From IDW Publishing

There is a continuing and appreciated trend in the comic book universe to continue stories from popular television series. FIREFLY, BUFFY, and SMALLVILLE are just a handful of franchises to pick up where the television show le...


STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS Prequel Comic May Give Insight to Film’s Plot

IDW Publishing has an extremely large and diverse collection of franchises to choose from all with their very own comic book series. Everything from TRANSFORMERS, G.I. JOE, GHOSTBUSTERS, GODZILLA, and even MARS ATTACKS is under...


DC’s INJUSTICE: GODS AMONG US Video Game Gets a Prequel Comic Book Series

For those of you out of the loop, DC Comics and video game studio NetherRealm (MORTAL KOMBAT) have teamed up to create the ultimate fighting game using DC’s famous roster (Superman, Batman, yadda yadda yadda) titled INJUS...



SUPERIOR SPIDER-MAN #1 Review

WARNING!  MAJOR spoilers for AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #700 and SUPERIOR SPIDER-MAN #1 ahead!  Read on if you dare, True Believers! ISSUE #1: “HERO OR MENACE?”- Writer: Dan Slott; Artist: Ryan Stegman; Colorist: Edgar De...


THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #700 Review

WARNING: The following review and featured video contain major spoilers for those of you who have not read THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #700. Read on at your own risk web heads. When it comes to THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN comic book seri...


Looks Like Tony Stark is Heading for Space in IRON MAN #6

The MARVEL NOW! relaunch for IRON MAN has been met with mixed reviews by fans due to a familiar “been there, done that” story arc within the first four out of five issues so far. The fifth and final arc of the curre...



Brand New THE ROCKETEER Comic From IDW Publishing

Next week sees the end of Mark Waid and Chris Samnee’s run on The Rocketeer franchise with the fourth and final issue of THE ROCKETEER: CARGO OF DOOM. Fans wondering what’s next for our favorite “accidental hero” Cliff ...


STAR WARS Comics to Stay at Dark Horse…For Now

In case you have been living in a damn Mynock cave for the past week you already heard the big news that Disney acquired full rights to Lucasfilm and is already planning and Episode VII and beyond. Since the deal was for the wh...


Hidden Gems: RACHEL RISING

What would you do if you woke up dead?  That’s the pivotal question in Rachel Rising, the newest comic series by artist/writer Terry Moore (ECHO).  The series opens with the protagonist, Rachel Beck, digging herself out of ...



MARVEL NOW! Starts…NOW!

The Marvel Now! initiative is finally here and I could not be more excited! In case you have been living under a rock lately, Marvel Now! is Marvel’s answer to the DC New 52 and will serve as a fresh jumping-on point for pros...


THE LAST OF US Prequel Comic Revealed

It’s very rare that I get excited for a prequel comic book story that serves as a tie-in to an upcoming video game. THE LAST OF US: AMERICAN DREAMS is something I am most definitely excited about due to the high level of ...


The Marvel NOW! Relaunch Heats Up With New Details

For those of you out of the loop, Marvel is relaunching (and canceling) a large number of their current “on-going” comic book series and labeling the initiative MARVEL NOW! beginning this October and heading all the...



Top 5 Reasons Why Batman Is Cooler Than Ever

It absolutely amazes me that a character that was created in the late 1930’s is as popular and awesome as he is today in 2012. In the past 5 or so years we have seen, read, and experienced some of the most amazing Batman ...


New SANDMAN Story Announced

San Diego Comic Con is upon us once again and I am exuberant over Neil Gaiman’s announcement of a new SANDMAN story for VERTIGO comics. According to Gaiman, the story will focus on the events immediately preceding the beginni...


MINUTEMEN #1 Review

DISCLAIMER: I am a fierce supporter of creator rights. I do not believe any characters should be able to be used for profit in any way without the consent of ALL original creators. To do so is an insult and a gross violation of...



DC to launch new HE-MAN AND THE MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE comic book series

Fans of the HE-MAN franchise have reason to start celebrating because DC Comics has officially announced that it will be relaunching this summer. The new book will be a 6-part series that stays true to the original TV show cano...


Field Trip: AVENGERS VS X-MEN #1 Launch Party

Sure issue #0 came out last week, but that was a mere prelude to the kick ass Marvel summer event AVENGERS VS X-MEN which officially launches today with issue #1. I was lucky enough to be able to attend (yes alone) an amazing l...


First batch of AVENGERS VS X-MEN Comic Book Covers Revealed

Back in December, Marvel announced their big 2012 event titled AVENGERS VS X-MEN. You can get full details including official plot synopsis, writers, and artists HERE along with some of my initial thoughts on the project. It is...



Marvel announces Avengers vs X-Men comic book mini series for 2012!

Marvel has been teasing for awhile now that it has something big in store for 2012. Courtesy of USA Today, it has been revealed that Marvel will be pitting their two most famous super hero teams up against one another come Spri...


Marvel Comics goes day and date digital

This week Marvel has officially announced that all Marvel Universe comic book titles will be available digitally on the same day as they are released in print form on store shelves. This means that you will be able to download ...