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!

New Comic Covers: A-Ku’s Weekly Favourites (22nd March, 2018)

Aaand I’m back! This business of keeping a weekly schedule – man do I suck at it! Managed to get the Tomb Raider review in last week but missed out on this list the past couple of weeks. My fault. But back again as early as possible after the Wednesday releases! I’ve shortened the list…

Akshays Top 10 Comic Covers Of The Week (Jan 31st, 2018)

So I read a lot of comics. Not exactly a secret, but bear with me a moment. I also write comics ( meant to be a plug!). Why I point that out is that being on the “making” side of comics has added over the last few years, great appreciation in my view to the…

A Bat(man) for the Ages. [Batman Anthology Review]

I’ve been reading a lot of comics for a long time now and I’ve reviewed my fair share on this blog and on other spaces and places around these inter-webs. In all this time as a comic reader and fan, one of my favourite characters consistently (and I’m sure for many of you too), has…

X-O Manowar Vol. 10: Exodus [REVIEW]

X-O Manowar Vol. 10: Exodus (Valiant Comics) STORY : Robert Vendetti ART : Rafa Sandoval Talk about ending a long series with a bang! Started out as just another superhero comic but turned into fantastic inter-galactic sci-fi in no time and since then has been a great balance between the human element of its star-lost…

REVIEW: “Bounty” Volume 1 (Image Comics)

Bounty: Volume 1 (Image Comics) STORY : Kurtis Wiebe ART : Mindy Lee (art) & Leonardo Olea (colours) Good, clean(ish) fun. This book is utterly and totally hilarious and yet it’s not a comedy book. It really is remarkable when I can read a comic nowadays and be THIS entertained given how many there are…