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…

REVIEW: Double D v1 (Image, 2015)

Double D v1 (Image, 2015) STORY : Eddie Argos ART : Steven Horry (art), David Cooper (colours) & Colin Bell (letters) Story by a British musician/writer about a fat kid who gets his ass kicked a lot and then discovers that one day he is super-strong and fast and all, so long as he keeps…

REVIEW: All-Star Batman #1 (DC Comics, 2016)

All-Star Batman #1 (DC Comics) STORY : Scott Snyder ART : John Romita Jr. (pencils), Danny Miki (inks) & Dean White (colours) Post his swan-song over on the main Batman book before the big DC Rebirth rebootage, Scott Snyders not done with the Dark Knight and picks up in this newly launched title that takes…

REVIEW: The Flintstones #1 (DC Comics, 2016)

The Flintstones #1 (DC Comics) STORY : Mark Russell ART : Steve Pugh (interior art) and Chris Chuckry (colours) One of the latest efforts in the DC Comics company-wide revamp has been to take old Hanna-Barbera cartoons and, well, revamp them for a new age and a new audience. Now the warning sign in these…

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:…