REVIEW: Secret Avengers #27

Written by RICK REMENDER Art by RENTO GUEDES Colors by BETTIE BREITWEISER & MATTHEW WILSON Letters by CHRIS ELIOPOULOS The team continues their jaunt in space as they come under attack by former comrade Captain Marvel. If nothing else Rick Remender at least infuses this issue with some half decent characterization for the previously deceased […]

REVIEW: Secret Avengers #26

Written by RICK REMENDER Art by RENTO GUEDES Colors by BETTIE BREITWEISER & MATTHEW WILSON Letters by CHRIS ELIOPOULOS So here we are at the first Avengers Vs. X-Men tie-in issue of Secret Avengers. All previous story lines have been put on hold and the book has been sent to space. If nothing else the […]

REVIEW: Secret Avengers #25

REVIEW: Secret Avengers #25

Written by RICK REMENDER Art by GABRIEL HARDMAN Colors by BETTIE BREITWEISER Letters by CHRIS ELIOPOULOS Rick Remender ends the adventure in the core in epic fashion with an interesting plot twist that cements The Father as a significant threat. Getting to that final revelation is a fun ride as Remender produces a script that […]

REVIEW: Secret Avengers #24

REVIEW: Secret Avengers #24

Written by RICK REMENDER Art by GABRIEL HARDMAN Colors by BETTIE BREITWEISER / Letters by CHRIS ELIOPOULOS The odds are against our heroes as they continue their adventure in The Core. Facing off against a city with a population consisting of Deathloks, Doombots, Adaptoids, Sentinaughts, Reavers and every other artificial life the Marvel Universe can throw […]

REVIEW: Secret Avengers #23

REVIEW: Secret Avengers #23

Written by RICK REMENDER Art by GABRIEL HARDMAN Colors by BETTIE BREITWEISER / Letters by CHRIS ELIOPOULOS Well Rick Remender has done away with packing his book with loads of ideas and in its place is a more succinct tale. Dividing its time between a character piece and the major plot, the issue manages to move […]

Tales from Counter-Earth: Selling What You'll Buy

Tales from Counter-Earth: Selling What You’ll Buy

(Editor’s Note: Ron Cacace is a lot of things; Captain Marvel aficionado, lactose intolerant, general do-gooder and perhaps most importantly for our purposes here, a comic book retailer in New Jersey. Tales from Counter-Earth will feature Ramblin’ Ron rambling on about the day-to-day grind of the comic book retail world and sometimes the generally good […]

REVIEW: Secret Avengers #21.1

REVIEW: Secret Avengers #21.1

Written by RICK REMENDER Art by PATRICK ZIRCHER Colors by  ANDY TROY / Letters by DAVE LANPHEAR You have to admire Marvel for their commitment to the Point One initiative. On the whole, they do exactly what they’re supposed to: ensnare new readers with an easy to consume slice of superhero fun and entice the old […]

REVIEW: Secret Avengers #20

REVIEW: Secret Avengers #20

Written by WARREN ELLIS Art by ALEX MALEEV Colors by NICK FILARDI / Letters by DAVE LANPHEAR Black Widow takes center stage as Warren Ellis decides time travel is this month’s drug of choice. But time travel is a tricky thing and although Ellis continues to deliver fun capers. This one seems to be lacking something […]