Back when this series first began I knew it’d end up being something special. Frankly, it already was, but as The Wicked + The Divine concludes its first arc today with issue #5, it’s clear that this deeply personal exploration of celebrity and art is only just getting started. In fact, if I’m reading Kieron […]

The Kabooooom! Pull List, 7.16.14 Edition

Here at Kaboooooom we live and breathe comic books, but if you’re new to the game or just don’t frequent the local comic shop it can be hard to know where to start. For that, we’re here to help. Every week we’ll share with you our recommendations for what you should checking out and what […]

the wicked + the divine

Comic Review: THE WICKED + THE DIVINE #1

Kieron Gillen and Jamie McKelvie are a powerhouse team. Whether it’s their first series for Image, Phonogram, or their recent run on Marvel’s Young Avengers, the work this pair does together is unparalleled. Gillen’s prose are as crisp as McKelvie’s lines and together the two not only make great comics but transformative ones. The Wicked […]

The Comic Review Round-Up, 10.23.13 Edition

Welcome back to Kabooooom’s weekly comic review round-up! Loki grows up in the latest Young Avengers, we’re introduced to the shy but dangerous secretary Velvet Templeton in Velvet #1, and follow along with the continuing quests of the Rat Queens. But first! Jack is back in debut issue of Samurai Jack. SAMURAI JACK #1/ Created […]

Image Expo Announcement Roundup

Image Expo Announcement Roundup

Grant Morrison, Darick Robertson, Mark Millar, Frank Quitely, Kieron Gillen, Jamie McKelvie, Steve Niles, Howard Chaykin,Tony Harris, Scott Morse, Brian Wood, Ming Doyle, Nick Spencer, Riley Rossmo. Chances are there are at least four or five creators on that list that you follow religiously and if that’s the case then the following list should be […]

Gillen, McKelvie, Wilson Together Again - What Could It Mean?

Gillen, McKelvie, Wilson Together Again – What Could It Mean?

A mysterious teaser hit the Internet this morning on iFanboy. Apparently, Kieron Gillen (Uncanny X-Men, Journey into Mystery), Jamie McKelvie (X-Men Season One) and Matthew Wilson are teaming up for an all-new project coming from Image. We can expect a full announcement on Saturday at Image Expo. But now it’s time for try and guess […]