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IN THE SPOTLIGHT: Dan Watters and Caspar Wijngaard of Limbo

IN THE SPOTLIGHT: Dan Watters and Caspar Wijngaard of Limbo

By Buddy Beaudoin

In what seems like ages ago, I took the opportunity to sit down with Dan Watters and Caspar Wijngaard, the creative duo behind Image’s acclaimed neon-noir series, Limbo. We spoke about the success of the series, the origin of Limbo,

COMIC REVIEW: Clean Room #7 – Torn Away

COMIC REVIEW: Clean Room #7 - Torn Away

By Buddy Beaudoin

Writer: Gail Simone Artists: Jon Davis-Hunt, Quinton Winter, Todd Klein, Jenny Frison $3.99 Vertigo Comics Earlier this month, I had the pleasure of sitting with Clean Room’s artist, Jon Davis-Hunt. During our chat, he assured me that fans of the

BREAKING COMICS NEWS: Vertigo Editor Shelly Bond Terminated By DC

BREAKING COMICS NEWS: Vertigo Editor Shelly Bond Terminated By DC

By Buddy Beaudoin

Today has been a harrowing day of loss. First, with the passing of legendary musician, Prince, at the age of 57. But, then again in the comics industry, with the announcement that Vertigo DC’s Vice President and Executive Editor, Shelly Bond, has

ADVANCE COMIC REVIEW: Gutter Magic #4 – The End

By Buddy Beaudoin

Writer: Rich Douek Artists: Brett Barkley, Jules Rivera, Nic Shaw $3.99 IDW Publishing If you’ve been following along in my reviews of Gutter Magic, you will have no doubt read my expressed fear of this series running into a rushed

COMIC REVIEW: Limbo #6 – Molded from Clay

By Buddy Beaudoin

Writer: Dan Watters Arists: Caspar Wijngaard, Jim Campbell $2.99 Image Comics For six months, Dan Watters and Caspar Wijngaard have taken us on a ride through a dreamland of magnetic tape enriched with lizardmen, hyper aggressive action figures, and enough

COMIC REVIEW: Swamp Thing #4 – How to Become Top Cop

COMIC REVIEW: Swamp Thing #4 - How to Become Top Cop

By Buddy Beaudoin

Writer: Len Wein Artists: Kelley Jones, Michelle Madsen, Rob Leigh $2.99 DC Comics This latest issue of Swamp Thing picks up right where the last one left off. Alec Holland has been transformed back into a human by Zatanna, and

COMIC REVIEW: Unfollow #6 – The Man, The Myth, The Miracle

COMIC REVIEW: Unfollow #6 - The Man, The Myth, The Miracle

By Buddy Beaudoin

Writer: Rob Williams Artists: R.M. Guera, Pahek, Giulia Brusco, Clem Robins $3.99 Vertigo Comics After taking a couple of issues to focus on the rest of the 138 returning home, Rob Williams has given us an entire issue dedicated to

COMIC REVIEW: Justice League: Darkseid War Special #1

COMIC REVIEW: Justice League: Darkseid War Special #1

By Buddy Beaudoin

Writer: Geoff Johns Artists: Ivan Reis, Joe Prado, Oscar Jimenez, Paul Pelletier, Tony Kordos, Alex Sinclair, Rob Leigh $3.99 DC Comics After the epic and savage events of Justice League #48, DC fans were promised a one-off issue to continue

COMIC REVIEW: Bloodlines #1 – Oh, D-D-D-Deer!

COMIC REVIEW: Bloodlines #1 - Oh, D-D-D-Deer!

By Buddy Beaudoin

Writer: J.T. Krul Artists: V. Ken Marion, Sean Parsons, Andrew Dalhouse, Sal Cipriano $2.99 DC Comics When a strange flash of light falls to the sky, transforming an everyday deer into a ferocious monster, you’re left with Bloodlines, a new

IN THE SPOTLIGHT : Clean Room’s Jon Davis-Hunt

IN THE SPOTLIGHT : Clean Room's Jon Davis-Hunt

By Buddy Beaudoin

This week, I had a couple of days to sit down (on Skype) with Jon Davis-Hunt, the artist on Gail Simone’s Clean Room published by Vertigo/DC. We talked long enough to make the connection that we loved all of the

COMIC REVIEW: Saga #35 – A Little Bit of Everything

By Buddy Beaudoin

Writer: Brian K. Vaughan Artists: Fiona Staples, Fonografiks $2.99 Image Comics Saga is a series that you can really count on to be good, month after month, issue after issue. Having released its 35th issue to date today, that doesn’t

COMIC REVIEW: Outcast #17 – Bad Poker Face

COMIC REVIEW: Outcast #17 - Bad Poker Face

By Buddy Beaudoin

Writer: Robert Kirkman Artists: Paul Azaceta, Elizabeth Breitweiser, Rus Wooton $3.99 Image Comics The last couple of issues of Outcast have felt a bit flat. Not much has happened, and certainly almost nothing has been done to further the plot.

COMIC REVIEW: Jacked #5 – One Bad Trip

COMIC REVIEW: Jacked #5 - One Bad Trip

By Buddy Beaudoin

Writer: Eric Kripke Artists: John Higgins, Marc Olivent, Glenn Fabry, Ryan Brown, Clem Robins $3.99 Vertigo Comics Whether your deepest fantasy is to have the powers of Superman, or to wander around in a cave full of breasts, throwing giant

MOVIE REVIEW: Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

Batman v Superman

By Buddy Beaudoin

Writers: Chris Terrio, David S. Goyer Director: Zack Snyder PG-13 Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice is a film that lives up to its historical context in the massive realm of DC comic books and their contained universe. Nearly every