The foul-mouthed, gin-drinking 55-year-old woman trapped in a 9-year-old’s body is so far the star of Black Hammer, and in issue #2 Golden Gail takes center stage.
Fans of Jeff Lemire and Dean Ormston will be glad to know that Black Hammer does not disappoint. A must-read for all fans of mystery and pulp fiction!
She wasn’t like the other girls in her village, being more disposed toward fighting and hunting with her brothers than studying the arts of hearth and home. She was strong and she became stronger still when her family was killed by bandits, leaving her all alone but hardly helpless. Many are the legends that […]
Know, oh noble sons and daughters, that in times long past it was not unheard of for the greatest of warriors to join forces in battle against great evils. Indeed, such unions were a common thing in the days of the House of Ideas. But that was in days gone by, and though these warriors […]
CONAN THE BARBARIAN #25/ Written by BRIAN WOOD/ Art by LEANDRO FERNANDEZ/ Colors by DAVE STEWART/ Letters by RICHARD STARKINGS & COMICRAFT/ Published by DARK HORSE COMICS The crew of The Tigress and the pirate queen Belit are dead. Only Conan survived their disastrous raid on a lost city full of treasure. But while the […]
DETECTIVE COMICS #27/ Written by MELTZER, HURWITZ, TOMASI, FRANCAVILLA, BARR, LAYMAN, & SNYDER/ Art by HITCH, ADAMS, BERTRAM, FRANCAVILLA, MARCH, FABOK, & MURPHY/ Published by DC COMICS It’s been 75 years since Batman made his first appearance in 1939’s Detective Comics #27, and DC marks the occasion this month with a “mega-sized” issue of its […]
Welcome back to the round-up! It’s our second biggest yet with six of this week’s books reviewed. Below you’ll find a wide range of books from Conan the Barbarian to X-O Manowar to Avengers Assemble and more! What are waiting for? Dive in! THE MIDAS FLESH #1/ Written by RYAN NORTH/ Art by SHEILI PAROLINE […]
THE SANDMAN: OVERTURE #1/ Written by NEIL GAIMAN/ Art by J.H. WILLIAMS III/ Colors by DAVE STEWART/ Letters by TODD KLEIN/ Published by VERTIGO COMICS Hello darkness, my old friend. Nearly 20 years after Neil Gaiman and company wrapped the 75-issue run of “mature reader” masterpiece, The Sandman, the Vertigo flagship title returns this week […]