“the kind of comics that kept the nightlights on and made children check under their beds.”
“The mind bends, recoils, and shudders at the beasts within.”
“Prison Grievances unique combination of graphic novel and self-help book should be on every prisoner's bookshelf.”
“proves a compelling vehicle for a retelling of one of the world’s greatest stories.”
Like Batman, Spider-Man, Sherlock Holmes, and Wonder Woman, Flash Gordon has lived through several reincarnations. But his essence is always the same.
“House of Penance is a masterpiece . . . Brilliantly written and beautifully illustrated.”
“The art is top notch, and the writing is excellent.”
Superman: The Golden Age Omnibus, Volume 3 is the third installment in the Superman Omnibus series. It is comprised of Action Comics No. 48–65, Superman No.
“Last Look is a cold indictment of pretentious frauds yet an intimate exploration of fear, regret, and failure.”
In a day and age when the #1 selling comic books series is The Walking Dead, it's hard to imagine there was a time when even mentioning the word "zombie" in a comic book was strictly forbi
Time is gone . . . absolutely, completely, inexplicably gone.
Good guys? Bad guys? Morality? Ethics? Who's to say where any of this plays in to The Troop. This is not the usual superhero fare.
“will . . . fire the imaginations of emerging writers, readers, and movie buffs.”
Let's face it, back in October 2003 The Walking Dead lit a fire under every writer that was a zombie fan.
The emergence of the comic book to a more mature graphic novel can easily be equated to a butterfly rising from a cocoon.
The appeal of The Flash TV show on the CW network transcends age groups in a way that few television shows ever really do any more.
“I’m a room without a door. A war artist, without a war.”
Released in 1968, Music from Big Pink by The Band changed the musical landscape.
"Jimmy Chee cannot die."
In author/illustrator Andy Warner’s latest graphic novel, Brief Histories of Everyday Objects, just about every major object invented on planet earth is featured in black-and-white comic s
Yuge!, Garry Trudeau’s new compilation of strips from the juggernaut that is Doonesbury, is ideal for those who feel that they have not, over the past few months, gotten their fil
“Cousin Joseph is a nostalgic treatment of a bygone era and a good read for those comfortable with the guardrails of its genre.”
For Green Arrow: A Celebration of 75 Years, publisher DC Comics has dug through their massive vaults to find the perfect summation of the life of Oliver Queen.
From the 1960s through the early ‘90s, Italy was host to an artistic subgenre known as “sexy fumetti,” a wild blend of eroticism, horror, violence, and some extremely messed-up humor.
At least as frustrating as a bad book—which, after all, can be tossed aside and forgotten—is a good book that could have been even better.