[Comic Review] The Ultimates² vol. 1

The Ultimates², Volume 1: Troubleshooters  by Al Ewing (Writer) Travel Foreman (Illustrations) One of the best and most under-rated team books at Marvel, this incarnation of The Ultimates under the pen of Al Ewing was fantastic in its first volume and in this second not only keeps up that fantastic but takes it to a whole other…

Black Bolt Vol. 1: Hard Time

Black Bolt Vol. 1: Hard Time (Marvel Comics) STORY : Saladin Ahmed ART : Christian Ward Absolutely fucking gorgeous. THIS is what is a true sleeper hit and something that will without a doubt develop a cult following. I almost never swear or such in these things but, DAMN!

All The Licensed Comics!

Comics are booming in popularity, variety and just generally being fantastic these days – and on the international scale it’s never been bigger and closer to mainstream than it is right now. One element of that which doesn’t get covered a lot by itself is the licensed properties, i.e, comics about things that weren’t originally…

Iron Fist Reviewed (Eps 1-4): A Solid Series

I’m sorry but if you haven’t seen the show at all or are just starting, there are some things revealed below – I watched the first 4 episodes on Netflix last night and this is my review/reaction to the show so far. WARNING! POTENTIAL SPOILERS AHEAD! I felt compelled to write this review (I don’t…

REVIEW: The Illuminati (Marvel, 2015)

The Illuminati #1 (MARVEL, 2016) STORY : Joshua Williamson ART : Shawn Crystal There have been other Marvel series bearing this name, This is the recent one where supervillainThe Hood tries to recruit Titania and a bunch of villains to form his own evil Illuminati

Civil War II #2 (Marvel) – Event Comics. Do you really NEED to read?

Civil War II #2 (Marvel Comics) STORY: Brian Michael Bendis ART: David Marquez (art), Justin Ponsor (colours) SO! We have another big event from one of the Big-2 comic publishers, this one feeling by default like an attempt to get some push thanks to the big release and hubbub over the fantastically entertaining Captain America:…