For longer than most sentient races can remember, The Green Lantern Corps have served as an intergalactic peace-keeping force. Chosen from those few souls truly capable of overcoming great fear, The Green Lanterns are empowered by advanced alien technology that responds to the will of the wielder. Yet despite the ancient legacy of The Corps, […]


When one thinks about cosmic stories and Marvel Comics, it’s hard not to call upon crossovers like the Infinity Trilogy (Infinity Gauntlet, Infinity War, and Infinity Crusade), Secret Wars (the first), Annihilation, The Kree/Skrull War, The Dark Phoenix Saga, or Jonathan Hickman’s Infinity. That’s a pretty serious list of classic and modern cosmic tales. Sam Humphries, however, has added another crossover worthy […]

The Round-Up, 6.26.13 Edition

Welcome back to The Round-Up! It’s a full serving of superheroes as Marcus Hammond delves into the first meeting of The World’s Finest and the complicated relationship between Psylocke and Fantomex – all three of them, that is. But first, Taylor White reminds us why Aquaman is no joke, but King of the Seven Seas […]

The Round-Up, 8.1.12 Edition

The Round-Up, 8.1.12 Edition

Welcome to The Round-Up! This week, we get into the “Rotworld” crossover building in Swamp Thing and Animal Man, Becky Cloonan’s return to Conan and the latest issue of Sam Humphries’ Higher Earth! ***** CONAN THE BARBARIAN #7 / Written by BRIAN WOOD / Art by BECKY CLOONAN / Published by DARK HORSE COMICS Review by […]

REVIEW: Ultimate Comics: The Ultimates #12

Written by SAM HUMPHRIES with JONATHAN HICKMAN Art by LUKE ROSS, RON GARNEY & BUTCH GUICE Colors by MATT MILLA Letters by VC’S CLAYTON COWLES Well after 11 issues of build-up, we are at the conclusion of Reed Richards tenure as the main villain of this title. The creative team has gone to painstaking lengths […]