Umbrella Academy (Way/Ba/Dark Horse) continues to present me with an odd, peculiar world that I can’t wait to read about. Gabriel Ba is obvioulsy influenced by the great Mike Mignola, and when you merge that with your own energetic style it generates a nice flavor for this grim, humorous book. There are quite a few [...]
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I Kill Giants (Kelly/Nimura/Image) stole the show this week with its great wrap-around cover, and delivering a quick paced, action packed story with much to wonder about how things will wrap up in the final issue! I couldn’t turn the pages fast enough! Nimura’s Titan looks fantastic and the lettering makes sure every bit of [...]
Punisher X-Mas Special (Aaron/Boschi/Marvel) is a one-shot that blew me away. Initially I picked it up and took a look when I saw the Chris Bachalo cover, and was a bit disappointed to see he wasn’t on the interior. So I checked to see if the writer was Punisher favorite, Garth Ennis; It was not. [...]
Young Liars by David Lapham continues to surprise me each month as the story gets more and more outrageous. Its a fun romp that you need to be in the right frame of mind when you read, but if you are unclear about the mood or feeling in this book, you should be reminded that [...]