Tag: "Image Comics"

Review: ‘Moonshine’ #1

Review: ‘Moonshine’ #1

What happens when coupla fellers who’re great at tellin’ crime stories decide to tell ‘nother one set up in th’ mountains of West Virginia? An’ intr’duce monsters into th’ mix?

Review: ‘Alpha King’ #1

Review: ‘Alpha King’ #1

“This book is what happens when beer and comics conceive on a barstool.” Was this a warning from Brian Azarello?

Review: ‘Renato Jones: The One %’ #1

Review: ‘Renato Jones: The One %’ #1

Image Comics presents an artist and writer that has had some questionable work in the public eye – and his redemption.

Review: ‘I Hate Fairyland Vol. 1’

Review: ‘I Hate Fairyland Vol. 1’

Young is having more fun than any human should with this book, and it shows in every sharp line, wide-eyed expression and gory drop of bodily fluid.

Review: ‘Tokyo Ghost Volume 1: Atomic Garden’

Review: ‘Tokyo Ghost Volume 1: Atomic Garden’

Two modern comic titans come together to present a story as addicting as the rush of technology in 2089.

Review: ‘Snowfall’ #1

Review: ‘Snowfall’ #1

The team behind Great Pacific has a new book coming out on February 24, and we’re all in with an advance look.

Better Late Than Never - THE WICKED + THE DIVINE, Volume 1: The Faust Act

Better Late Than Never – THE WICKED + THE DIVINE, Volume 1: The Faust Act

The first volume of Keiron Gillen and Jamie McKelvie’s epic yarn about young pop star gods and goddesses more than lives up to all the praise it has received from critics and readers alike.

Better Late Than Never - THE FADE OUT, Volume 1

Better Late Than Never – THE FADE OUT, Volume 1

It’s Ed Brubaker and Sean Phillips teaming up once again to tell a noir-tinged murder mystery set during the Golden Age of Hollywood. Of course it’s great!

Review - CHRONONAUTS #1 & 2

Review – CHRONONAUTS #1 & 2

Mark Millar and Sean Murphy weave a joyously fun tale of two amoral “Science Bros” using time travel for all the wrong reasons.

Outside The Longbox - The Humans Soundtrack, Volume II

Outside The Longbox – The Humans Soundtrack, Volume II

Boss Kong doesn’t care about Free Comic Book Day. They ain’t waitin’ that long to unleash The Humans Soundtrack, Volume II. On Vinyl, no less.

Better Late Than Never - Lazarus, Vol. 1: Family

Better Late Than Never – Lazarus, Vol. 1: Family

The superstar creative team of Greg Rucka and Michael Lark spin comic book gold out of a familiar premise in this highly engrossing series from Image Comics.

Make It So! REVIVAL: The TV Series

Make It So! REVIVAL: The TV Series

Few comics are as TV-ready as this wonderful ongoing by Tim Seeley and Mike Norton, so why haven’t we seen a small-screen adaptation yet?

Make It So!  A Hellboy / Atomic Robo Crossover

Make It So! A Hellboy / Atomic Robo Crossover

Teaming these two similar and yet fundamentally-different creator-owned adventurers would be a comic fan’s wet dream. Why hasn’t this become a reality yet?

Better Late Than Never - GHOSTED, Volume 1: Haunted Heist

Better Late Than Never – GHOSTED, Volume 1: Haunted Heist

OCEAN’S 11 meets THE HOUSE ON HAUNTED HILL in this first trade collection of this addictive new horror title from Image.

Holy Crap! Remember... Battle Pope?

Holy Crap! Remember… Battle Pope?

After the Rapture, Hell has invaded Earth. Who can keep the peace between humanity and the demons? None other than the cigar-chompin’, babe-lovin’ Battle Pope, that’s who!

Riddle Me This! Is A Creator-Owned Revolution About To Happen?

Riddle Me This! Is A Creator-Owned Revolution About To Happen?

Twenty years after the founding of Image Comics, it appears that creator-owned comics are experiencing a bit of a renaissance. Does this signal an upcoming change in comic book dominance?

Review: Revival #1

Review: Revival #1

From the talented creative team of Tim Seeley and Mike Norton comes this intriguing, genre-mixing series about a small Midwestern community with some rather odd residents.

Book Expo America 2012

Book Expo America 2012

The annual book trade fair known as Book Expo America (BEA) was held this past week in New York City. For those who’ve never attended think comic con but for book readers. There were big booths and signings going on as well as lots of swag.

52 Pick-Up: Lady's Choice #11 - Epic Kill

52 Pick-Up: Lady’s Choice #11 – Epic Kill

Raff Ienco’s new miniseries, ‘Epic Kill’, is a heavily action-film-influenced book with a healthy dose of mystery and bloodshed. While it has an interesting concept, it remains to be seen just how “epic” this series will be.

Hidden Gems: Who is Jake Ellis?

Hidden Gems: Who is Jake Ellis?

A great premise and fantastic art come together to form one of the best miniseries of 2011. We might not know who Jake Ellis is, but it’s definitely a gripping read.

Should We Know You, Brent Peeples?

Should We Know You, Brent Peeples?

On this edition of Should We Know You? We talk to the artist of Image Comics Last of the Greats Brent Peeples about his awesome book, going on hiatus, and furries.

Hidden Gems: The Last of the Greats

Hidden Gems: The Last of the Greats

There’s still time to start reading one of the most original and entertaining comics being published today. You really don’t want The Last mad at you.

Hidden Gems: Gladstone's School For World Conquerors

Hidden Gems: Gladstone’s School For World Conquerors

What if Avengers Academy was about villains? Image and Author Mark Andrew Smith answer that question and more in Gladstone’s School for World Conquerors. If you like quirky, offbeat books check out this Hidden Gem.

Hidden Gems - Pigs

Hidden Gems – Pigs

This creator-owned hit from Image Comics weaves a multi-layered tale of espionage and terrorism that has this reader hooked.

Hidden Gems - Last Mortal #1

Hidden Gems – Last Mortal #1

Guns don’t kill people, people kill people. And sometimes, the excessive ingestion of nitrates kills people. And sometimes, even that doesn’t work. What are we talking about? The latest and greatest from Top Cow, of course – Last Mortal.

PoP! Top 6-Pack: Characters Who Deserve Minis or One-Shots

PoP! Top 6-Pack: Characters Who Deserve Minis or One-Shots

Six comic characters who merit their own solo adventures.

Hidden Gems - Capes

Hidden Gems – Capes

Punching the clock before punching the bad guys.

It's a Trap! Kyle Baker's Special Forces

It’s a Trap! Kyle Baker’s Special Forces

It’s a booby trap! Sorry, sorry… I’ll let Kyle Baker do this kind of a lame joke.

Hidden Gems - Sam and Twitch: The Brian Michael Bendis Collection Vol. 1

Hidden Gems – Sam and Twitch: The Brian Michael Bendis Collection Vol. 1

If you’re not yet aware to what Brian Bendis was up to before becoming the King of All That is Marvel, here’s a glance to one of his old crime books. And it was also a work-for-hire. What a sold-out…

Hidden Gems - The Nightly News

Hidden Gems – The Nightly News

Jonathan Hickman’s twisted tale of murder, politics, and the news media.

PoP! Top 6-Pack: Brian Michael Bendis' Characters

PoP! Top 6-Pack: Brian Michael Bendis’ Characters

Geldoff. The Skrull Queen. Maria Hill. Sentr– err… Well, these are characters you won’t see on this list. The last one? Not even on a Paul Jenkins’ Characters list.

Hidden Gems - Underground

Hidden Gems – Underground

A very bad day at a national landmark makes for a very entertaining comic.

Hidden Gems - I Kill Giants

Hidden Gems – I Kill Giants

The lost art of giant slaying has been revived thanks to this gem from Joe Kelly and Ken Niimura. Any giant, any place – young Ms. Thorson will be there with her loyal hammer.

Hidden Gems - G-Man: Learning to Fly

Hidden Gems – G-Man: Learning to Fly

What does it take to become a superhero these days? A sense of responsibility toward your fellow men? A courageous warrior with a set of abilities? Nah, just a piece of old cloth.

Hidden Gems - The Last Christmas

Hidden Gems – The Last Christmas

Take Evil Dead‘s Ash, Ebenezer Scrooge and Frank Castle. Make them do the nasty over the unconscious body of a drunk bum in a Santa suit in The North Pole – and the result is The Last Christmas‘s Santa Claus. Ho, ho, ho!