After reading DAYS OF HATE #1, I get the feeling that it’s destined for greatness – this isn’t just another American dystopia. Please read on to find out why.
Author: A. J. Jones
Dolores Dare has an angelic grace and beauty, and she used to be a small town girl with big Hollywood dreams – but now she’s an enforcer for the Volante mob. When her best friend is murdered, Dolores goes looking for justice. But how deep will this angel dare to dig for answers ?
A few of my favorite movies and TV and comics and novels of the past year, from LOGAN to Lansdale, from HEAD GAMES to MURDER BALLADS. It’s not comprehensive, it’s not in any discernible order, it’s heartfelt free association – and it might include your Next Favorite Title. Geek media 2017 – the year that was.
Here is a list of my all-time favorite Deadpool stories ever, from DEADPOOL to DEADPOOL : WORLD’S GREATEST and a lot of stuff between ! Read on to make sure that you haven’t missed one ! You can brush up on your Deadpool in preparation for the movie, too.
With PROVIDENCE : ACT THREE, Alan Moore and Jacen Burrows bring to a close both the PROVIDENCE series and their earlier series, NEONOMICON. Find out more !
I put HARROW COUNTY on the same pedestal as THE BOYS, GOON, GRENDEL, THE MANHATTAN PROJECTS, TRANSMETROPOLITAN, WATCHMEN, and of course SANDMAN. Find out why.
THE BLOODY CARDINAL ! MURDER BALLADS ! JEFF STEINBERG : CHAMPION OF EARTH ! This mini-review extravaganza will tell you why you should read all three of these great stand-alone titles !
I’ve got two great serial titles, and both of them are Good Stuff, i.e., comics I can recommend to some majority of you who read comics regularly.
POE : STORIES AND POEMS by Gareth Hinds and LIKE A VELVET GLOVE CAST IN IRON by Daniel Clowes : two brilliant examples of graphic literature. Find out more !
In THE HELL SCREEN, Usagi Yojimbo faces brutal murders connected to a demonic painting, as well as a bat ninja, two different species of kappa, and more !
Alex Paknadel and Artyom Trakhanov give us a future Earth recently liberated from alien occupation – thanks to Marta Gonzalez. So why do people call her a turncoat? Read on to find out more.
I’ve got three books you can just pick up and read, no foreknowledge required – and you really want to read all three, though you might not know it yet. Let me tell you more…
We all need heroes, and after I read THE RED VIRGIN AND THE VISION OF UTOPIA, I found a new one: Louise Michel, anarchist and Communard. Her story is fascinating – don’t miss it!
HUNTER S. THOMPSON’S FEAR AND LOATHING IN LAS VEGAS, adapted by Troy Little (IDW/Top Shelf Productions 2015, hardcover). I read this adaptation when it first came out, but last week I grabbed it up from a library shelf for a...
Christa Faust scores big with PEEPLAND: believable characters, pitch-perfect dialogue, a cleverly constructed story-line – a must-read !
You should read Tom Gauld’s MOONCOP, nominated for three Eisners, then read GOLIATH and YOU’RE ALL JUST JEALOUS OF MY JETPACK. Here’s why.
Duane Swierczynski and Nelson Daniel brought the DREDD franchise to life for IDW, and the results are impressive. Find out more here!
Noah Van Sciver’s writing is indisputably brilliant, but his mostly monochrome illustration work is… a matter of taste. Read him anyway.
The title says it all, folks: I’ve got five series you won’t want to miss – with a gallery of series art you have to see to believe !
All of Will Elder’s non-MAD stuff for EC: comedy, horror, SF, named for one of its two Ray Bradbury adaptations. Worthy reading, all told.
Good Stuff: comics most comics readers will like. Great Stuff: comics every comics readers will like – and I’ve got four of them right here.
Hubert is an insignificant little man filled with voyeuristic urges. Walk a mile in his shoes, courtesy of Ben Gijsemans.
In this LUCY retrospective, I acknowledge that the film’s a Scarlett Johansson vehicle…but that’s not a problem if you want to look at Scarlett Johansson.
Young lovers on the run! A secret history of Lewis and Clark! Humanity lives on the sea bottom, facing its last days! All three are Image Comics series!
This graphic biography of Lady Day, produced by a celebrated pair of Argentine comics creators, is now available in English. Billie Holiday lives!
Most people wouldn’t associate comics with literary realism, but literary comics are everywhere now. Read on to find out about two of the best ones.
ROUGHNECK is a story of rage and addiction – and hope – in the Canadian North : read on to find out what makes this one by Jeff Lemire so good.
Why complain about women Ghostbusters? We’re getting more of these films, and The Once and Future GHOSTBUSTERS are here to stay.
Three singles: stand-alones that you can just pick up and read – no foreknowledge required. It’s all
Good Stuff, all the time!
In this BRIGGS LAND VOLUME ONE review, we take a look at Brian Wood’s latest fascinating creation, Briggs Land. Read on, and find out more.