The Round-Up, 8.15.12 Edition

The Round-Up, 8.15.12 Edition

Welcome to The Round-Up! This week, we have a lengthy column for you that kicks off with the final issue of Butcher Baker, The Righteous Maker! ***** BUTCHER BAKER, THE RIGHTEOUS MAKER #8 / Written by JOE CASEY / Art by MIKE HUDDLESTON / Published by IMAGE COMICS Review by PIERCE LYDON Some comics just exist […]

The Round-Up, 7.25.12 Edition

The Round-Up, 7.25.12 Edition

Welcome to The Round-Up! This week, we welcome newcomer Isabel Hsu as she takes a look at Ed Brubaker’s Winter Soldier #8. ***** WINTER SOLDIER #8 / Written by ED BRUBAKER / Art by MICHAEL LARK / Published by MARVEL Review by ISABEL HSU As much as I’m mourning Brubaker’s impending departure from Captain America, his […]

REVIEW: Star Trek: The Next Generation/ Doctor Who: Assimilation2 #1

Written by SCOTT TIPTON, DAVID TIPTON & TONY LEE Art by J.K.WOODWARD Letters by SHAWN LEE & ROBBIE ROBBINS The idea behind this comic sounds similar to late night discussions you’ve probably had with your friends. A “what if?” situation us nerds like to debate ad infinitum. What would happen if the Doctor had an […]

Kabooooom Quickies: Jason Metcalf at Phoenix Comicon

Kabooooom Quickies: Jason Metcalf at Phoenix Comicon

Jason Metcalf is an artist that has worked with both the smaller publishers and the bigger. Because of his dedication to his creativity and fans, he chooses to remain with smaller publishers that allow him to flex his artistic muscles a bit. Not only does that appeal to him, it gives him a ton of […]

TOPPS Reveals John McCrea’s Mars Attacks Trading Cards

The Mars Attacks property began as a trading card series and coupled with a new comic book series on the way from IDW Publishing, it is returning to it’s roots. This time though superstar comic book artist John McCrea was tapped to contribute to the collection. McCrea is already the artist on IDW’s Mars Attacks […]

REVIEW: Road Rage #2

REVIEW: Road Rage #2

Written by JOE HILL & STEPHEN KING Adapted by CHRIS RYALL Art by NELSON DANIEL IDW’s Road Rage miniseries comes roaring into comic shops like some sort of high-end fusion cocktail of genre fiction– one part Richard Matheson, equal parts Stephen King and Joe Hill, one part Vietnam era disillusionment, one part post-Iraq War grit—all […]

WonderCon Round-Up!

WonderCon Round-Up!

Big news from WonderCon this weekend including lots of publishers moving forward with digital comics plans, a few new series and more. Friday: Mark Waid and Chris Samnee will be teaming up for a four issue Rocketeer miniseries from IDW Publishing. Speaking of Mark Waid, he’ll be relaunching his website MarkWaid.com as a digital comics […]

NEWS: New 'Rocketeer Adventures' Coming in March

New ‘Rocketeer Adventures’ Coming in March

IDW Publishing has announced that a second volume of their Rocketeer Adventures anthology series will be released in March 2012. The first volume was stellar, teaming excellent creators together to bring Dave Steven’s incredible creation back to the printed page. The new volume boasts a bevy of talent including Kyle Baker, J. Scott Campbell, Eric Canete, Paul Dini, Michael Golden,Dave […]