REVIEW: King in Black by Donny Cates

King in Black by Donny Cates My rating: 4 of 5 stars Good fun.Suitably crazy and entertaining as a follow-up to Absolute Carnage with unexpected tie-ins and a solid enough focus on Eddie and Dylan, the two focal points of Donny’s run on Venom. Could it have been darker? More violent/brutal? Sure.Were there a few…

New Comic Covers: A-Ku’s Weekly Favourites (13th June, 2018)

Welcome back fellow comic and art appreciators!! As before, we start off with the honourable mentions (yes, I spell honour with a “u”!) for this weeks new comics and it’s quite an interesting variety of styles and looks despite being all Big-2 comics except one: Now, with the honorable mentions out of the way, here’s…

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…

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…

DC Rebirth: 1 Year In Review

I’ve recently been asked by the good folks at Comic Con India to continue my collaboration efforts with them to promote the culture of sci-fi, fantasy and of course, comics. They’ve recently launched an effort called The Geekly which is like a free-to-read collective blog which will field (for now anyway) contributions from their founder…

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