Category: Reviews

Review: ‘Welcome Back #1’

Review: ‘Welcome Back #1’

Christopher Sebela has made quite a name for himself the past year and looks to continue that trend with his latest work, Welcome Back.

Review: ULTRAMAN X and the New ULTRAMAN Manga

Review: ULTRAMAN X and the New ULTRAMAN Manga

Right now there are two new ways for people to get into Ultraman and we’ve got reviews of both of them. For those that prefer to read, we’ve got the Ultraman manga, and for those that want to watch TV, we’ve got Ultraman X.

“Lifeline” is the Most Unique Mobile Game You’ll Play This Year

“Lifeline” is the Most Unique Mobile Game You’ll Play This Year

In a time when most mobile games are little more than constant cash grabs, Three minute Games have crafted a compelling narrative that will leave you on the edge of your seat.

RENEW YOUR VOWS Is Marvel's Olive Branch To Fans Of The Spider-Marriage

RENEW YOUR VOWS Is Marvel’s Olive Branch To Fans Of The Spider-Marriage

This “What If”-style SECRET WARS tie-in finally gives Spidey fans the mature, family-oriented Peter Parker many of them have been waiting eight years to read about.

Review: ‘IF’

Review: ‘IF’

An advance look at a science-fiction anthology that we certainly hope becomes the annual tradition it’s shooting for.

"Batman: Arkham Knight" is the Best and Worst of the Series

“Batman: Arkham Knight” is the Best and Worst of the Series

After six years, hundreds of Riddler trophies and countless hours of play time, Rocksteady’s Batman tale has come to an end. The final chapter is a mixed bag.

Review: 'Broken Telephone'

Review: ‘Broken Telephone’

From something a little different by Ryan Estrada to something a little more conventional but rather brilliant.

Clearing Out the Backlog 5: RAGE OF ULTRON and Other Marvel OGN’s That Are Older Than Me

Clearing Out the Backlog 5: RAGE OF ULTRON and Other Marvel OGN’s That Are Older Than Me

In this week’s column, five Marvel OGN’s are reviewed. How does the recent Rage of Ultron stack up against older books like Spider-Man: Hooky, Killraven, Wolverine: Bloody Choices, and Nick Fury: The Scorpio Connection?

Review: This Damned Band #1

Review: This Damned Band #1

A hedonistic rock band drifts uncomfortably close to the edge of the supernatural in Paul Cornell’s newest miniseries.

Review: ‘Empress #5’

Review: ‘Empress #5’

Empress returns with a new writer and more background on our characters. Is this still the same book? Look inside to find out!

Clearing Out the Backlog 4: Why You Gotta Be So Racist, TERRA FORMARS?

Clearing Out the Backlog 4: Why You Gotta Be So Racist, TERRA FORMARS?

This week Kelly (probably) upsets a bunch of manga fans when he talks about Terra Formars, reads volume one of They’re Not Like Us, and tells the tale of going to a local comic show where he purchased a copy of Devil Dinosaur #1.

Review: Say “YES!” to Buying Daniel Bryan’s New Book

Review: Say “YES!” to Buying Daniel Bryan’s New Book

Daniel Bryan reached the top of the wrestling mountain in 2014. In YES!: My Improbable Journey to the Main Event of WrestleMania, he tells us what he had to do to get there.

Review: 'Poorcraft: Wish You Were Here'

Review: ‘Poorcraft: Wish You Were Here’

Part travel Lifehacker in graphic novel format, part madcap adventure. Find out how well the two are balanced in Poorcraft.

Clearing Out the Backlog #3: Is Reading WYTCHES Like Listening to DEATH GRIPS?

Clearing Out the Backlog #3: Is Reading WYTCHES Like Listening to DEATH GRIPS?

This week, Kelly read Wytches and something about the series reminded him of how it feels to listen to Death Grips. All that plus a classic FF issue and a Spider-Man anniversary in this edition of Clearing Out the Backlog

Review: Marvel's ANT-MAN

Review: Marvel’s ANT-MAN

Marvel Studios strikes gold with yet another unlikely hero and further expands the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

Review: 'Carpe Noctem: Lost Vegas Volume 1'

Review: ‘Carpe Noctem: Lost Vegas Volume 1′

With the first collection of Hashtag Comics “Carpe Noctem” due this coming week, we take a look a just how much big, dumb fun this book is.

Clearing Out the Backlog #2: The Comics of Arthur “4 Table$” Suydam and the Batgirl of Burnside

Clearing Out the Backlog #2: The Comics of Arthur “4 Table$” Suydam and the Batgirl of Burnside

This week we take a look at Arthur Suydam’s The New Adventures of Cholly and Flytrap, the first volume of DC’s recent Batgirl relaunch, and an issue of Amazing Spider-Man featuring Fastlane.

Year of the Magnus Part 2: Combiner Wars Ultra Magnus

Year of the Magnus Part 2: Combiner Wars Ultra Magnus

For the first time ever in the modern era, Ultra Magnus has gotten his own non-Optimus-derivitive figure and it is amazing. For MTMTE comics fans, this is the one you’ve been waiting for.

Review: 'Tether #3'

Review: ‘Tether #3′

As the #PoPCSR expands to the Independent Feature Review, we welcome back Chuck Amadori and look at his latest venture, Tether #3.

Clearing Out the Backlog #1: Before and After the Terrible Mark Millar

Clearing Out the Backlog #1: Before and After the Terrible Mark Millar

In this debut column, we look at Superman Adventures issues 16 & 19, Starlight vol. 1, the Avengers 100th Anniversary special, Master of Kung Fu issue 26, and the Garth Ennis/Steve Dillon Hellblazer Special.

Unboxing Geek Fuel's June 2015 Mystery Box

Unboxing Geek Fuel’s June 2015 Mystery Box

We dive into GeekFuel’s latest and even come correct with a special offer for our dear readers. Check out the geeky goodness inside.

Review: Negative Space #1

Review: Negative Space #1

The fate of the world hangs upon the actions of a suicidal would-be writer in the first issue of this new ongoing series from Dark Horse.

Review: ‘Archie #1’

Review: ‘Archie #1’

The new era of Archie begins tomorrow. Find out right here if all the hype has been worth it.

Year of the Magnus Part 1: Masterpiece Ultra Magnus

Year of the Magnus Part 1: Masterpiece Ultra Magnus

Get the hell out of here with a high-dollar repaint. The Autobot City Commander got the true Masterpiece treatment this year and the result is astounding.

Masterpiece Star Saber Totally Lives up to Its Name

Masterpiece Star Saber Totally Lives up to Its Name

While he might be an unexpected choice for American audiences, the Victory Autobot leader pays homage to the original figure in most excellent ways.

Review - Disney / Pixar's INSIDE OUT

Review – Disney / Pixar’s INSIDE OUT

After a four-year slump, Pixar regains its reputation as one of the premier animation studios with this funny, heartfelt exploration of the internal complexities of growing up.

Review: 'The New Zodiax' #3

Review: ‘The New Zodiax’ #3

The first-time-ever inclusion of real-life podcasters in a comic book story should have been super-gimmicky. But another problem entirely keeps this book from greatness.

Season 1 of "iZombie" is an Unexpected Gem

Season 1 of “iZombie” is an Unexpected Gem

DC’s newest TV adaptation is a lot of fun and it is WAY better than POWERS.

A World of Fire and Blood Part 3: THE CARS THAT ATE PARIS and MAD MAX: BEYOND THUNDERDOME

A World of Fire and Blood Part 3: THE CARS THAT ATE PARIS and MAD MAX: BEYOND THUNDERDOME

In the final part of this review series about the Mad Max franchise, we take a look at the third film, Beyond Thunderdome, and a movie that greatly influenced Mad Max, The Cars That Ate Paris.

Review: 'Poet Anderson' #s 1 & 2

Review: ‘Poet Anderson’ #s 1 & 2

Tom DeLonge (yes, THAT Tom DeLonge) presents a literal dream world with a stylized look and impressive results that serve as a prequel to his short film.

A World of Fire and Blood Part 2: THE ROAD WARRIOR and FURY ROAD Revisited

A World of Fire and Blood Part 2: THE ROAD WARRIOR and FURY ROAD Revisited

In the second part of his very subjective review series about the Mad Max films, Kelly Harrass covers his first viewing of The Road Warrior and his second viewing of Fury Road.

A World of Fire and Blood Part 1: FURY ROAD and MAD MAX

A World of Fire and Blood Part 1: FURY ROAD and MAD MAX

In A World of Fire and Blood, Kelly Harrass will be examining the films of the Mad Max franchise. In part one of the series, he’ll be looking at Fury Road and the original Mad Max.

Review: Archie vs. Predator #1 & 2

Review: Archie vs. Predator #1 & 2

A dream vacation turns into a nightmare for Archie and his pals as they run afoul of the iconic alien people-hunter in this fun and gory mash-up miniseries.

Review: Stray #4

Review: Stray #4

This action-packed end to this costumed former sidekick’s introductory arc leaves readers hungry for more.

Review: This 16 Year Old Vince McMahon Action Figure

Review: This 16 Year Old Vince McMahon Action Figure

Some wrestling action figures from the 90’s were complete trash. This Mr. McMahon figure does not belong in that category at all. Read on to find out what scandalous feature this toy has!