COMIC REVIEW: Conan And The People of The Black Circle #1

CONAN AND THE PEOPLE OF THE BLACK CIRCLE #1/ Written by FRED VAN LENTE/ Art by ARIEL OLIVETTI/ Published by DARK HORSE COMICS Bunda Chand, King of all Vendhya, lies dead. His life was taken by his sister, the Devi Yasmina by his own request – the only thing that saved his soul from being […]

This Week in Posters: 7/15/13 COMIC-CON EDITION!

Welcome to a special COMIC-CON EDITION of This Week in Posters! Here’s just a small sample of some of the amazing prints and posters you’ll be able to snag this year at San Diego Comic Con! *** MONDO Mondo will be holding three exclusive signings this year, and will be releasing even more posters over […]

The Round-Up, 8.1.12 Edition

The Round-Up, 8.1.12 Edition

Welcome to The Round-Up! This week, we get into the “Rotworld” crossover building in Swamp Thing and Animal Man, Becky Cloonan’s return to Conan and the latest issue of Sam Humphries’ Higher Earth! ***** CONAN THE BARBARIAN #7 / Written by BRIAN WOOD / Art by BECKY CLOONAN / Published by DARK HORSE COMICS Review by […]

The Round-Up (7/11/12)

The Round-Up, 7.11.12 Edition

Welcome to The Round-Up, Kabooooom’s all-new comic book review column! This week, our writers tackle a few indie books and THE BEST-SELLING COMIC OF THE 21st CENTURY, The Walking Dead #100. We kick things off with Forrest Helvie’s take on Conan the Barbarian #6. Enjoy! ***** CONAN THE BARBARIAN #6 / Written by BRIAN WOOD / Art by […]

REVIEW: Conan the Barbarian #5

Written by BRIAN WOOD Art by JAMES HARREN Colors by DAVE STEWART Letters by RICHARD STARKINGS & COMICRAFT The second part of “The Argos Deception” provides exactly the right mix of melancholy and might that fans of Conan look for. Conan stands at the foot of the gallows facing uncertain doom while the captain and […]

REVIEW: Conan the Barbarian #4

Written by BRIAN WOOD Art by JAMES HARREN Colors by DAVE STEWART Letters by RICHARD STARKINGS & COMICRAFT Issue #4 finds Conan and the pirate crew of the Tigress preparing for the biggest haul to date, and yet, it places the Barbarian in the greatest risk to date: the known dangers of the hands of […]

REVIEW: Conan the Barbarian #3

Written by BRIAN WOOD Art by BECKY CLOONAN Colors by DAVE STEWART Letters by RICHARD STARKINGS & COMICRAFT My previous review of Conan the Barbarian was a bit on the harsh side, and I still stand by my earlier remarks…with some qualifications. After rereading my critique and issue #2, the problems still present themselves. What […]