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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

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: Moon Knight 1 – Welcome to New Egypt

By Jeff Ayers

Writer: Jeff Lemire Artist: Greg Smallwood Color Artist: Jordie Bellaire $4.99 Marvel Comics Moon Knight has never been one of my favorite characters. He one of those Marvel characters that exists on the fringe, sometimes teaming up with the A-listers,

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

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

COMIC REVIEW: Batman #50 – Welcome Back, Bruce

COMIC REVIEW: Batman #50 - Welcome Back, Bruce

By Buddy Beaudoin

Writer: Scott Snyder Artists: Greg Capullo, Danny Miki, FCO Plascencia, Yanick Paquette, Nathan Fairbairn, Steve Wands $5.99 DC Comics In the nearly five years since Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo became the creative team behind Batman, DC’s staple character and

COMIC REVIEW: Symmetry #4 – One More Time Around

COMIC REVIEW: Symmetry #4 - One More Time Around

By Buddy Beaudoin

Writer: Matt Hawkins Artists: Raffaele Ienco, Troy Peteri $3.99 Image/Top Cow Symmetry, a gorgeous collaboration between Image and Top Cow, lives in a world where Utopia is broken by a natural disaster. This fourth issue concludes the first arc, and

COMIC REVIEW: Clean Room #6 – A View to a Kill

COMIC REVIEW: Clean Room #6 - A View to a Kill

By Buddy Beaudoin

Writer: Gail Simone Artists: Jon Davis-Hunt, Quinton Winter, Todd Klein, Jenny Frison $3.99 Vertigo Comics   Gail Simone’s Clean Room wrapped up its first arc in this most recent, the sixth issue. With all of the storylines converging in on

COMIC REVIEW: Superman: American Alien #5 – Eagle

COMIC REVIEW: Superman: American Alien #5 - Eagle

By Buddy Beaudoin

Writer: Max Landis Artists: Francis Manapul, John Workman $3.99 DC Comics Over the course of this series, Max Landis has made it very apparent that he’s changing just about everything we know about the Man of Steel, and redirecting Superman’s