Posts Categorized: Comic Book Review

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 »

Comic Book Review – Clean Room Volume 1 by Gail Simone

Comic Book Review – Clean Room Volume 1 by Gail Simone

Clean Room, Volume 1: Immaculate Conception Collecting: Clean Room 1-6 Journalist Chloe Pierce had no idea that her fiancée, Philip’s, decision to pick up a book by enigmatic and compelling self-help guru, Astrid Mueller, would change her life forever: by ending his! Three months after reading Mueller’s book, Philip had blown his brains out all over Chloe’s new kitchen and something in that book made him do it. Now, Chloe will stop at nothing as she attempts to infiltrate Mueller’s clandestine organization… Read more »

Comic Book Review: CHEW (Vol 1 & 2)

Comic Book Review: CHEW (Vol 1 & 2)

Volume 1: Taster’s Choice Tony Chu is a detective with a secret. A weird secret. Tony Chu is Cibopathic, which means he gets psychic impressions from whatever he eats. It also means he’s a hell of a detective, as long as he doesn’t mind nibbling on the corpse of a murder victim to figure out whodunit, and why. He’s been brought on by the Special Crimes Division of the FDA, the most powerful law enforcement agency on the planet, to investigate… Read more »

Review of Glitterbomb Volume 1: Red Carpet

Review of Glitterbomb Volume 1: Red Carpet

Farrah Durante is a middle-aged actress hunting for her next gig in an industry where youth trumps experience. Her frustrations become an emotional lure for something horrifying out beyond the water…something ready to exact revenge on the shallow celebrity-obsessed culture that’s lead her astray. Fan favorite Jim Zub (Wayward, Thunderbolts) and newcomer Djibril Morissette-Phan tear into the heart of Hollywood in GLITTERBOMB, a dramatic horror story about fame and failure. The entertainment industry feeds on our insecurities, desires, and fears…. Read more »

Comic Book Review: BITCH PLANET

Comic Book Review: BITCH PLANET

Story: Kelly Sue DeConnick Art: Robert Wilson IV, Valentine De Landro Cover: Valentine De Landro Published: October 7, 2015  Eisner Award-nominated writer Kelly Sue DeConnick (Pretty Deadly, Captain Marvel) and Valentine De Landro (X-Factor) team up to bring you the premiere volume of Bitch Planet, a deliciously vicious riff on women-in-prison sci-fi exploitation. In a future just a few years down the road in the wrong direction, a woman’s failure to comply with her patriarchal overlords will result in exile… Read more »

Review of SAGA, Vol 1- 6 by Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples

Review of SAGA, Vol 1- 6 by Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples

This is an overall review of the first 6 volumes of Saga by Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples. See the end of this post for information on volume 7.  I am going to give to you straight here kids. My gut is telling me no matter what words I use or how I say it, no one is going to truly understand the amount of awesome that is contained within this series. My puny brain just cannot translate to… Read more »