Venom is weird as hell and had it embraced that weirdness only a little more, it could have been something really unique among today’s usual superhero fare.
This week’s mini-review round-up features a double-helping of Batgirl, plus the Catwoman/Tweety & Sylvester Special and Venom: First Host!
Some may think that Secret Wars is really starting to feel like a thinly veiled excuse for writers to create lengthy What If? plots. In the first issue of Amazing Spider-Man: Renew Your Vows, Dan Slott gets to dive into a reality where Peter and Mary Jane didn’t separate and we never had to live through One More […]
Never before in the illustrious history of comics has the correlation between characters’ aesthetics and fashion been more apparent. From famous designers more obviously showing this connection via pieces that incorporate comic strips (a la Jeffrey Campbell) to top beauty names utilizing superhero-inspirations in recent lines (a la MAC x Archie Comics), this link has […]
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 […]
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 […]
Written by ZEB WELLS Art by CLAYTON CRAIN Letters by CLAYTON COWLES Venom gorilla and Carnage giraffe. Boom. End of review. One hundred stars. Still here? Good. The finale of Carnage U.S.A. is one that has all the best moments of the series, both in the writing and the art. Zeb Wells is especially at […]
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 […]