The Comics Review Round-Up, 7.24.13 Edition

Welcome back to this all Marcus Hammond edition of the Kaboooom Comics Review Round-Up! Being an equal opportunity reviewer, Marcus digs into the debut issue of Hunger from Marvel and continues with the Trinity War in the pages of DC’s Justice League Dark. HUNGER #1/Written by JOSHUA HALE FIALKOV/Art by LEONARD KIRK/Colors by JESUS ABURTOV/Letters […]

REVIEW: Avengers #14

Written by Jonathan Hickman and Nick Spencer  Art by Stefano Caselli  Colors by Frank Martin  Letters by Cory Petit As Avengers comes out, it becomes more and more clear that each issue is only a small drop in a cosmic-sized bucket. Avengers #14 is no different, and those who love epic science fiction themes, universe-spanning […]

REVIEW: X-Men Legacy #266

Written by CHRISTOS GAGE Art by RAFA SANDOVAL & JORDI TARRAGONA Colors by RACHELLE ROSENBERG / Letters by VC’S CORY PETIT AvX has landed on the doorstep of The Jean Grey School For Higher Learning with mixed results. After the overtly melodramatic moments of last issue this is certainly an improvement, but there are still […]

REVIEW: X-Men Legacy #265

Written by CHRISTOS GAGE Art by RAFA SANDOVAL & JORDI TARRAGONA Colors by RACHELLE ROSENBERG / Letters by VC’S CORY PETIT The melodrama that Christos Gage infused last issue with remains but it has become a little overwhelming as the plight of Weapon Omega and Mimic hits an almighty emotional crescendo. When melodrama is done […]

REVIEW: X-Men Legacy #264

REVIEW: X-Men Legacy #264

Written by CHRISTOS GAGE Art by RAFA SANDOVAL & JORDI TARRAGONA Colors by RACHELLE ROSENBERG / Letters by VC’s CORY PETIT Christos Gage continues to traverse recent X-history by bringing back some familiar faces in this issue. What he does with these neglected characters is quite surprising as the issue has a solid emotional backbone. Also […]

REVIEW: Fear Itself: The Fearless #11

REVIEW: Fear Itself: The Fearless #11

Written by MATT FRACTION, CULLEN BUNN & CHRIS YOST Art by MARK BAGLEY, PAUL PELLETIER, DANNY MIKI & ANDY LANNING Colors by MATTHEW WILSON / Letters by CORY PETIT The penultimate issue of The Fearless walks a steady line between good and average. It is filled with bombastic imagery as a slew of heroes battle The […]

REVIEW: Uncanny X-Force #15

REVIEW: Uncanny X-Force #15

Written by RICK REMENDER/ Art by JEROME OPENA Colors by DEAN WHITE / Letters by CORY PETIT Rick Remender and Jerome Opena’s Uncanny X-Force has been an absolutely epic journey through some of the divisive X-stories in X-Men history. As the Dark Angel Saga continues, it’s clear that Remender and Opena are solidifying themselves as […]