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COMIC REVIEW: Aether and Empire #2 – The Status Quo

COMIC REVIEW: Aether and Empire #2 - The Status Quo

By Jeff Ayers

Writer: Mike Horan Pencils and Inks: Bong Ty Dazo Colors and Cover: Tim Yates $3.99 Blue Juice Comics Issue 2 of Aether and Empire sets the reader right back down in late 1800’s Britain, complete with cockney accents and regal

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

ADVANCE COMIC REVIEW: Aether & Empire #1 – An Overture to Eternal Glory

ADVANCE COMIC REVIEW: Aether & Empire #1 - An Overture to Eternal Glory

By Jeff Ayers

Writer: Mike Horan Pencils and Inks: Bong Ty Dazo Colors and Cover: Tim Yates $3.99 Blue Juice Comics The creative minds at Blue Juice Comics are at it again with their newest title, Aether and Empire, hitting comic shelves later

COMIC REVIEW: Midnighter #10 – About Who Can Walk Away

COMIC REVIEW: Midnighter #10 - About Who Can Walk Away

By Jeff Ayers

Writer: Steve Orlando Artists: Hugo Petrus and ACO Colors: Romulo Fajardo Jr. $2.99 DC Comics Midnighter has become my new favorite DC superhero, hands down, because of this series. I went in almost completely blind, knowing only basic information about

COMIC REVIEW: Dejah Thoris #2 – The People’s Army

COMIC REVIEW: Dejah Thoris #2 - The People's Army

By Jeff Ayers

Writer: Frank J. Barbiere Illustrator: Francesco Manna Colorist: Morgan Hickman $3.99 Dynamite Entertainment Answers are very hard to come by in Barsoom especially when the questions are just as mysterious. Deja Thoris is finding out just how little she knows

COMIC REVIEW: Power Man & Iron Fist #1

COMIC REVIEW: Power Man & Iron Fist #1

By Shane Frasier

Writer: David F. Walker Artist: Sanford Greene $3.99 Marvel   Power Man and Iron Fist are like the ‘buddy cop’ team in the Marvel Comic Universe. Since the 70’s, these two have fought side by side, complementing each others fighting

COMIC REVIEW: Poison Ivy Cycle of Life and Death #2

COMIC REVIEW: Poison Ivy Cycle of Life and Death #2

By Jeff Ayers

Writer: Amy Chu Pencils: Clay Mann Inks: Seth Mann, Jonathan Glapion, Art Thibert Colors: Ulises Arreola $2.99 DC Comics In chapter two of Poison Ivy: Cycle of Life and Death, we get some more death, and a little bit of

COMIC REVIEW: Darth Vader #16 – The Shu-Torun War

COMIC REVIEW: Darth Vader #16 - The Shu-Torun War

By Jeff Ayers

Writer: Kieron Gillen Artist: Salvador Larroca Colors: Edgar Delgado $3.99 Marvel Comics One thing not mentioned enough in comic reviews is the cover. Like many comic book readers, I expect the cover to be good – something exciting, that encapsulates the

COMIC REVIEW: Old Man Logan #2 – Monster Hunt

COMIC REVIEW: Old Man Logan #2 - Monster Hunt

By Jeff Ayers

Writer: Jeff Lemire Artist: Andrea Sorrentino Colors: Marcelo Maiolo $3.99 Marvel Comics Old Man Logan is back in the past, which is our present, and he figures the best use of his time is to take out all the bad

INDIE COMIC REVIEW: Gutter Magic #2 – He Lives

INDIE COMIC REVIEW: Gutter Magic #2 - He Lives

By Jeff Ayers

Writer: Rich Douek Artists: Brett Barkley, Jules Rivera, Nic Shaw $3.99 IDW With issue 2 of Gutter Magic, we get some more information on the mysterious Cinder Byrnes, as he and Blacktooth are still on the hunt to decipher the

COMIC REVIEW: Midnighter #9 – Here Comes the Suicide Squad

COMIC REVIEW: Midnighter #9 - Here Comes the Suicide Squad

By Jeff Ayers

Writer: Steve Orlando Art: ACO and Hugo Petrus Colors: Romulo Fajardo Jr. $2.99 DC Comics One of the many strengths of Midnighter is how each issue seems to just jump headfirst into the action. Midnighter #9 is no different in that

COMIC REVIEW: Uncanny X-Men #3 – Mutant Utopia

COMIC REVIEW: Uncanny X-Men #3 - Mutant Utopia

By Jeff Ayers

Writer: Cullen Bunn Pencils: Greg Land Inks: Jay Leisten Colors: Nolan Woodard $3.99 Marvel Comics Uncanny X-Men is a title that holds a lot of weight in the comic community, and especially in the Marvel Comics brand. You expect something

ADVANCE INDIE COMIC REVIEW: Deluge #2- From Bad to Worse

ADVANCE INDIE COMIC REVIEW: Deluge #2- From Bad to Worse

By Jeff Ayers

Writer: J.D. Oliva Artist: Richard P. Clark The intensity ramps up in the second issue of Deluge, debuting this Wednesday on Comixology. The tale of crooked cops and undercover federal agents wades further into the murky waters of New Orleans,

ADVANCE COMIC REVIEW: Dejah Thoris #1 – The Further You Fall

ADVANCE COMIC REVIEW: Dejah Thoris #1 - The Further You Fall

By Jeff Ayers

Writer: Frank J. Barbiere Illustrator: Francesco Manna Colors: Morgan Hickman $3.99 Dynamite Entertainment The world of John Carter has been tackled by many different writers and artists, each with their own take on the subject, originally conceived by Edgar Rice