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Comic Book Review – SAGA Volume 8

Comic Book Review – SAGA Volume 8

Writer: Brian K. Vaughan Artist: Fiona Staples Collecting Issues: 43-48   After the traumatic events of the War for Phang, Hazel, her parents, and their surviving companions embark on a life-changing adventure at the westernmost edge of the universe.   AMAZON GOODREADS IMAGE DIRECT I expected this to ease my pain and heartbreak after Volume 7, which only led to the feeling of disappointment. Trying not to expect things can be a challenge and I failed miserably. First off -… Read more »

Comic Book Review ~ SAGA Volume 7

Comic Book Review ~ SAGA Volume 7

  Writer: Brian K. Vaughan Artist: Fiona Staples Publisher: Image Comics Combines Issues: 37-42   From the worldwide bestselling team of Fiona Staples and Brian K. Vaughan, “The War for Phang” is an epic, self-contained Saga event! Finally reunited with her ever-expanding family, Hazel travels to a war-torn comet that Wreath and Landfall have been battling over for ages. New friendships are forged and others are lost forever in this action-packed volume about families, combat and the refugee experience. AMAZON GOODREADS IMAGE… Read more »

Comic Book Review ~ ELSEWHERE (TP Volume 1)

Comic Book Review ~ ELSEWHERE (TP Volume 1)

  ELSEWHERE, Volume 1 TP Collects: Issues 1-4 Story: Jay Faerber Art / Cover: Sumeyye Kesgin, Ron Riley Published: January 3, 2018 COPPERHEAD writer JAY FAERBER teams with rising star SUMEYYE KESGIN to unveil ELSEWHERE — the fantastic story of what really happened to Amelia Earhart. Mysteriously transported to a strange new world filled with flying beasts and alien civilizations, Amelia desperately struggles to return home. Along the way she forges alliances and makes enemies, as she goes from aviator… Read more »

Comic Book Review: Regression Volume 1: Way Down Deep

Comic Book Review: Regression Volume 1: Way Down Deep

Collects Regression #1-5 Cullen Bunn – Story ◊ Danny Luckert – Art ◊ Marie Enger – Color/Letters Plagued by ghastly waking nightmares, Adrian reluctantly agrees to past-life regression hypnotherapy. As his consciousness is cast back through time, Adrian witnesses a scene of horrific debauchery and diabolism. Waking, he is more unsettled than before, and with good reason—something has followed him back. Adrian descends into a world of occult conspiracy, mystery, reincarnation, and insanity from which there is no escape. CULLEN BUNN (Harrow County,… Read more »

Comic Book Review: SHIRTLESS BEAR-FIGHTER (Issue 1)

Comic Book Review: SHIRTLESS BEAR-FIGHTER (Issue 1)

Publisher: IMAGE Creators: Jody LeHeup, Sebastian Girner, Mike Spicer, Nil Vendrell and Andrew Robinson After being betrayed by the bears that raised him, the legendary Shirtless Bear-Fighter wanders the forest he’s sworn to protect, fistfighting bears, eating flapjacks, and being the angriest man the world has ever known! When wild-eyed, super-strong bears attack the citizens of Major City, Shirtless ventures into the human world to do what he does best…PUNCH THOSE BEARS IN THE FACE! But all is not as… Read more »

Comic Book Review: I Hate Fairyland Volume 1: Madly Ever After

Comic Book Review: I Hate Fairyland Volume 1: Madly Ever After

From superstar writer and artist Skottie Young (Rocket Raccoon, Wizard of OZ, Fortunately, The Milk), comes the first volume of an all-new series of adventure and mayhem. An Adventure Time/Alice in Wonderland-style epic that smashes its cute little face against grown-up, Tank Girl/Deadpool-esque violent madness. Follow Gert, a forty year old woman stuck in a six year old’s body who has been trapped in the magical world of Fairyland for nearly thirty years. Join her and her giant battle-axe on a delightfully… Read more »