Comic Books

  • What’s On Comic Book Stands – January 8th

    Posted Tuesday, January 7th, 2014 12:00 pm GMT -4 by
    Here is the list of new comics, trade paperbacks and more shipping on 1/8/2014. As always, check with your retailer for availability, as not all releases may be on sale in all areas at the same time. Here is what’s on my pull-list this week. After a defeat by Rebel forces and...
  • Are You Ready To RSVP To Deadpool’s Red Wedding?

    Posted Monday, January 6th, 2014 03:00 pm GMT -4 by
    Now is it red because it’ll be a bloody affair like the ‘Game of Thrones’ Red Wedding? Will it be because he wears red? Is it because everyone in the multiverse is after him? Maybe because he’s made new enemies from being on the Thunderbolts? It’s...
  • Comic Book Review: ‘The True Lives of the Fabulous Killjoys’ #6

    Posted Sunday, January 5th, 2014 07:00 pm GMT -4 by
    Back in June 2013, former My Chemical Romance frontman Gerard Way returned to the world of comics with ‘The True Lives of the Fabulous Killjoys’, a sequel to his band’s fourth and final studio album ‘Danger Days: The True Lives of the Fabulous Killjoys’. But now, after...
  • Comic Book Review: ‘New Avengers’ #13

    Posted Sunday, January 5th, 2014 03:00 pm GMT -4 by
    Despite the delay of the event’s main title, ‘Inhumanity’ is in full swing in the pages of Marvel Comics, including the most recent issue of ‘New Avengers’. Now that ‘Infinity’ has passed, the Illuminati can get back to the pressing matter of those world-ending...
  • ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Spotlight: Rocket Raccoon

    Posted Sunday, January 5th, 2014 01:00 pm GMT -4 by
    Perhaps the most controversial– and hard to explain and/or sell– member of the Guardians of the Galaxy team is Rocket Raccoon.  The character will appear in next year’s big budget action movie which will  put the Universe in Marvel Universe.  The character...
  • Comic Book Review: ‘The Superior Foes Of Spider-Man’ #7

    Posted Sunday, January 5th, 2014 11:00 am GMT -4 by
    Six months ago, a new series debuted out of the Spidey office called ‘The Superior Foes Of Spider-Man’ and it managed to take a handful of bumbling villains that no one cared about and make them the talk of the comic shop. Similar to Matt Fraction’s ‘Hawkeye’, Nick...
  • Comic Book Review: ‘Batwoman’ #26

    Posted Saturday, January 4th, 2014 09:00 pm GMT -4 by
    A new mystery emerges involving an artist that committed suicide in 1929.  In the present, a thief called the Wolf Spider sets about stealing this artists paintings and isn’t afraid to kill in order to get them. Batwoman and Hawkfire get drawn in when one of Kate’s...
  • Comic Book Review: ‘Justice League Dark’ #26

    Posted Saturday, January 4th, 2014 05:18 pm GMT -4 by
    Justice League Dark is dead, killed by Blight, the collective darkness in the heart of humanity given human form.  Luckily, Nightmare Nurse had a contingency plan and assisted by Dr. Thirteen, the anti-heroes are revived.  But while they were still under, Constantine is visited...
  • Comic Book Review: ‘Aquaman’ #26

    Posted Saturday, January 4th, 2014 01:00 pm GMT -4 by
    And ancient leviathan called the Karaqan is awakened in the depths of the ocean near Finland and, of course, goes on a rampage.  This creature is even larger than Topo the huge octopus creature that Aquaman attempted to use to defend Atlantis and has a crab-like head and tentacles. Aquaman...
  • Comic Book Review: ‘Guardians Of The Galaxy’ #10

    Posted Saturday, January 4th, 2014 09:00 am GMT -4 by
    With last month’s ‘Infinity’ tie-in, we saw that ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ #9 brought the Guardians one step closer to Thanos yet still gave us no resolution as to what happened between Peter Quill and The Mad Titan while they were in the Cancerverse...
  • Disney Just Force Choked ‘Star Wars’ Away From Dark Horse And Back To Marvel

    Posted Friday, January 3rd, 2014 06:00 pm GMT -4 by
    With Disney buying LucasFilm last year everyone was expecting a big shift of how ‘Star Wars’ was done all across the board with the latest hit being the comic franchise. So what happened since the buyout? Well for starters George Lucas was out which ended up being...
  • SPOILERS For The Rest Of Season Four Of ‘The Walking Dead’

    Posted Friday, January 3rd, 2014 03:00 pm GMT -4 by
    The mid-season finale of ‘The Walking Dead‘ delivered a bunch of shockers including the death of Hershel  and the destruction of The Prison stronghold in which Rick Grimes and his fellow survivors had been dwelling.  What does that leave for the remainder of this...
  • Comic Book Review: ‘Baltimore: Chapel Of Bones’ #1

    Posted Friday, January 3rd, 2014 01:00 pm GMT -4 by
    You can generally tell from the art style of a Dark Horse comic if Mike Mignola is involved in the writing even without reading the credits. Even if this wasn’t a continuation from the Lord Baltimore series that fans of Mignola are already familiar with, the style alone...
  • Jamie Foxx Takes On Casting Haters

    Posted Friday, January 3rd, 2014 12:00 pm GMT -4 by
    Though Jamie Foxx’s casting as Electro in ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2′ hasn’t elicited much outrage or criticism, the actor still spoke up on the subject of “casting haters”, those who immediately take to social media in anger after comic book...
  • Terrorists Attack New York In Prequel Comic To ‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier’

    Posted Friday, January 3rd, 2014 11:00 am GMT -4 by
    For those who can’t wait for the release of ‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier‘ on April 4th, 2014 and the teaser promotional shots just aren’t enough, for here is some good news for you! Set between ‘The Avengers’ and ‘Captain America:...