Comic Review: CONAN THE AVENGER #4

Newly employed as Captain of the Royal Guard for the King of Shumballa, Conan finds himself in a state of ease.  His only real duties are satisfying the lusts of the Princess Tanada and supressing the rebellion of the Gallah underclass, who think a witch hides among the Chaga nobility.  Surprisingly, they are correct.  For […]

COMIC REVIEW: Conan the Avenger #1

CONAN THE AVENGER #1/ Written by FRED VAN LENTE/ Art by BRIAN CHING / Colors by MICHAEL ATIYEH / Letters by RICHARD STARKINGS & COMICRAFT / Published by DARK HORSE COMICS Shumballa – a city in turmoil! There has always been tension between the native Gallahs and the Stygian-born Chagas – the elite caste who […]

The Comic Review Round-Up, 12.11.13 Edition

This week the round-up is back with reviews of Dark Horse’s Brain Boy #0, plus the latest from Marvel’s newest crossover event, Inhumanity, Mighty Avengers #4 and Inhumanity: Awakening #1. BRAIN BOY #0/ Written by FRED VAN LENTE/ Art by FREDDIE WILLIAMS II/ Colors by EGO/ Letters by NATE PIEKOS OF BLAMBOT/ Published by DARK […]

NEWS: Marvel Cancels Destroyers

NEWS: Marvel Cancels Destroyers

It seems like the cancellation news never ends. Fred Van Lente Announced via Twitter that his series Destroyers with Kyle Hotz was “axed weeks ago.” Here’s what he said: Sorry, dude, that series got the axe weeks ago. There was no announcement. The book hadn’t been solicited yet, and just wouldn’t have. The biggest bummer about […]

NEWS: Marvel Cancels Alpha Flight

NEWS: Marvel Cancels “Alpha Flight”

Guess this one isn’t going to be an ongoing after all. Alpha Flight will end with issue #8. Here’s what Greg Pak had to say on Twitter: Fans and friends, I’m sorry to confirm that #AlphaFlight will indeed end with issue #8… But the book was originally conceived as an 8 issue mini, so we’re still telling […]

Kabooooom's Guide to NYCC Day Two: Comics

Guide to NYCC Day Two: Comics

New York Comic-Con is right around the corner and with it comes crowds, chaos and the ever present con crud. This year, Kabooooom will be right in the thick of things covering as many panels, Q&As and random happenings as possible. Of course, you’ll need a guide to get help you spend your time at […]