Comic Reviews

Showing results 5408-5447 of 7733

All Reviews

comics per page
FirstPreviousNextLast

Muppet Snow White #2

Next to the great fun of the regular "Muppet Show" comic, this unfortunately can't compare.

Publisher:
Boom! Studios
Writer:
Jesse Blaze Snider, Patrick Storck
Artists:
Shelli Paroline
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Mon, June 21st, 2010

The Amazing Spider-Man #634

The Kravinoffs sacrifice Mattie Franklin in an attempt to resurrect Kraven the Hunter.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Joe Kelly, J. M. DeMatteis
Artists:
Michael Lark, Stefano Gaudiano, Max Fiumara
Reviewer:
James Hunt
Mon, June 21st, 2010

Azrael #9

Fabian Nicieza ends his tenure on the book with a great idea for a story, but the execution is cut short by the creative team change.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Fabian Nicieza
Artists:
Ramon Bachs, John Stanisci
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
Mon, June 21st, 2010

Dark Wolverine #87

A pointless issue where the same situation is played out twice and we learn nothing meaningful about Daken’s character.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Daniel Way, Majorie Liu
Artists:
Mierco Pierfederici
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
Mon, June 21st, 2010

The Joker’s Asylum II: Mad Hatter #1

A one-shot spotlighting the Mad Hatter tells the quintessential story of this obsessive oddball with fantastic art by Giffen and Sienkiewicz.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Landry Walker
Artists:
Keith Giffen, Bill Sienkiewicz
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
Mon, June 21st, 2010

Amazing Spider-Man Presents: Black Cat #1

Felicia finds herself being impersonated by a sub-par criminal.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jen van Meter
Artists:
Javier Pulido
Reviewer:
James Hunt
Mon, June 21st, 2010

The Joker's Asylum II: Harley Quinn #1

Artist Joe Quinones is the star, but writer James Patrick does the near-impossible: he makes Harley Quinn kind of enjoyable.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
James Patrick
Artists:
Joe Quinones
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
Sun, June 20th, 2010

Hellblazer #268

Peter Milligan brings Shade the Changing Man back, and it's a long overdue reunion.

Publisher:
Vertigo
Writer:
Peter Milligan
Artists:
Giuseppe Camuncoli, Stefano Landini
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Sun, June 20th, 2010

The Spirit #3

Raw and simple and direct, but that's not a bad way to do a Spirit comic.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Mark Schultz, Michael Uslan, F. J. DeSanto
Artists:
Moritat, Justiniano
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
Sun, June 20th, 2010

The Boys #43

Hughie puts himself in harm’s way and pays the price, while Mother’s Milk discovers what Butcher is up to.

Publisher:
Dynamite Entertainment
Writer:
Garth Ennis
Artists:
Darick Robertson, Richard P. Clark
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
Sun, June 20th, 2010

Atlas #2

If you're not reading "Atlas," you're missing the only comic on the racks today with killer robots, talking, gun-toting gorillas, dragons, and offbeat adventures. Venus and Gorilla Man play rock, scissors, paper in this issue.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jeff Parker
Artists:
Gabriel Hardman, Ramon Rosanas
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Sun, June 20th, 2010

Ultimate X #3

"Ultimate X" introduces a brand new character and that ever-present narration finally starts to work.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jeph Loeb
Artists:
Arthur Adams, Mark Roslan
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Fri, June 18th, 2010

New Mutants #14

"Second Coming" lumbers towards its conclusion at a reasonable pace, and for a change without a high body count.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Zeb Wells
Artists:
Ibraim Roberson, Lan Medina, Nathan Fox
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Fri, June 18th, 2010

Magog #10

Magog puts the hurt on some fanged balls and then worries about himself.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Keith Giffen
Artists:
Tom Derenick, Rodney Ramos
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Fri, June 18th, 2010

Lockjaw and the Pet Avengers Unleashed #4

The cover promises an evil so big it couldn't fit on the cover. I was hoping for Fin Fang Foom. Boy, was I ever disappointed.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Chris Eliopoulos
Artists:
Ig Guara
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Thu, June 17th, 2010

Patricia Briggs' Alpha and Omega: Cry Wolf Volume 1 #11

Patricia Briggs' novels continue to find their way onto the new comic racks. This issue, however, might have been better off taking a detour.

Publisher:
Dynamite Entertainment
Writer:
Patricia Briggs, David Lawrence
Artists:
Jordan Gunderson
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Thu, June 17th, 2010

New Avengers #1

Meet the new New Avengers, same as the old New Avengers. But, that’s a good thing.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Brian Michael Bendis
Artists:
Stuart Immonen, Wade von Grawbadger, Art Adams
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
Wed, June 16th, 2010

Birds of Prey #2

"Birds of Prey" #2 sets up the remaining two chapters of its opening storyline, and gets the band back together.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Gail Simone
Artists:
Ed Benes, Adriana Melo, Mariah Benes
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Wed, June 16th, 2010

R.E.B.E.L.S. #17

"R.E.B.E.L.S." has quietly morphed back into "L.E.G.I.O.N." but can it save this series?

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Tony Bedard
Artists:
Sergio Arino, Scott Hanna
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Wed, June 16th, 2010

Pale Horse #1

The Wild West hits with a BOOM! this week, in this tale of revenge.

Publisher:
Boom! Studios
Writer:
Andrew Cosby, Michael Alan Nelson
Artists:
Christian Dibari
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Wed, June 16th, 2010

Brightest Day #4

"Brightest Day" continues on, but only a select few of the returned twelve appear in this issue. Aquaman and Martian Manhunter fans are sure to be disappointed.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Geoff Johns, Peter J. Tomasi
Artists:
Ivan Reis, Ardian Syaf, Scott Clark, Oclair Albert, Vicente Cifuentes, David Beaty
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Wed, June 16th, 2010

The Unwritten #14

With the new Tommy Taylor book only 24 hours away, “The Unwritten” is a compelling, surprising comic where anything can happen.

Publisher:
Vertigo
Writer:
Mike Carey
Artists:
Peter Gross
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
Tue, June 15th, 2010

The Murder of King Tut #1

The story of King Tut, and the man who discovered Tut's tomb – Howard Carter – crosses over from hieroglyph into comics.

Publisher:
IDW
Writer:
James Patterson, Martin Dugard, Alexander Irvine
Artists:
Christopher Mitten, Ron Randall
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Mon, June 14th, 2010

Daredevil #507

"Daredevil" wraps up its prelude to "Shadowland," but it's unfortunately a tiny bit predictable.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Andy Diggle, Antony Johnston
Artists:
Marco Checchetto
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Mon, June 14th, 2010

Neil Young's Greendale

Neil Young's "Greendale" album has been translated to film and photo essay, so it only seems logical that it would eventually become a graphic novel.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Joshua Dysart
Artists:
Cliff Chiang
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Mon, June 14th, 2010

Robert E. Howard’s Hawks of Outremer #1

An adaptation of a Robert E. Howard historical story that, despite its setting, is very much in line with work like Conan and Kull.

Publisher:
Boom! Studios
Writer:
Michael Alan Nelson
Artists:
Damian Couceiro
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
Sun, June 13th, 2010

Young Allies #1

A team of youthful heroes form a super-team together.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Sean McKeever
Artists:
David Baldeon, N. Bowling
Reviewer:
James Hunt
Sun, June 13th, 2010

Jonah Hex #56

This issue of "Jonah Hex" seems designed to welcome viewers of the upcoming movie, which is a smart plan.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Jimmy Palmiotti, Justin Gray
Artists:
Phil Winslade, C.P. Smith
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Sun, June 13th, 2010

Astonishing X-Men: Xenogenesis #2

If you're thinking you've read this before, you're right.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Warren Ellis
Artists:
Kaare Andrews
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Sun, June 13th, 2010

Uncanny X-Men #525

X-Force arrives in the future while Cyclops finds himself at odds with Hope.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Matt Fraction
Artists:
Terry Dodson, Rachel Dodson
Reviewer:
James Hunt
Sun, June 13th, 2010

Tom Strong and the Robots of Doom #1

Tom Strong is back, and in this one issue everything changes for him. Sort of. As much as time travelling villains can truly change things.

Publisher:
Wildstorm
Writer:
Peter Hogan
Artists:
Chris Sprouse, Karl Story
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Sat, June 12th, 2010

Rawhide Kid: The Sensational Seven #1

Just like the other "Rawhide Kid" mini-series, this has beautiful art and a script that will make your teeth ache.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Ron Zimmerman
Artists:
Howard Chaykin
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Fri, June 11th, 2010

Nemesis #2

A tepid second issue as we learn more about the secret origin of Nemesis.

Publisher:
Marvel Icon
Writer:
Mark Millar
Artists:
Steve McNiven
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
Fri, June 11th, 2010

Spider-Man: Fever #3

Spider-Man and Dr. Strange team-up to take on the Arachnix or else they may eat Spider-Man’s soul! Oh noes!

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Brendan McCarthy
Artists:
Brendan McCarthy
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
Fri, June 11th, 2010

Doom Patrol #11

Thayer Jost sets up an "anti-Doom Patrol" and calls the Doom Patrol out. Ambush Bug appears for oddball humor and plot device.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Keith Giffen
Artists:
Matthew Clark, Ron Randall, John Livesay
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Fri, June 11th, 2010

Justice League: Generation Lost #3

Jaime Reyes joins the crew who are trying to halt Max Lord's mad campaign, but does he remember who Max Lord is?

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Keith Giffen, Judd Winick
Artists:
Keith Giffen, Fernando Dagnino, Bit, Raul Fernandez
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Thu, June 10th, 2010

Secret Six #22

In which lots of depressing things happen.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Gail Simone
Artists:
J. Calafiore
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Thu, June 10th, 2010

Booster Gold #33

You can't always go home.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Keith Giffen, J.M. DeMatteis
Artists:
Chris Batista, Rich Perrotta, Prentis Rollins
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Thu, June 10th, 2010

S.H.I.E.L.D. #2

This is a rarity: an ambitious, gorgeously-illustrated, erudite mainstream superhero comic.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jonathan Hickman
Artists:
Dustin Weaver
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
Thu, June 10th, 2010

Captain America #606

Butch Guice joins the book as the new regular artist and Baron Zemo returns. So, it’s bad news for Captain America, but it’s good news for readers.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Ed Brubaker, Sean McKeever
Artists:
Butch Guice, David Baldeon, N. Bowling
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
Thu, June 10th, 2010
FirstPreviousNextLast