Jennifer Cheng


Jen is from Texas, so don’t try to pass off your crappy inferior barbecue from anywhere else on her. She’s got an art and art history background, so she’s more likely than not to bore you by blabbering on about composition and depth of field. Jen been addicted to consuming sequential art since late middle school. Other hobbies include eating, baking and cooking, watching cartoons, being Asian and eagerly anticipating whatever project Joss Whedon does next.

FIRST COMIC: "X-Force" #34

FAVORITE CHARACTER: Spider Jerusalem and filthy assistants Channon and Yelena from "Transmetropolitan," Thessaly/Larissa in "Sandman," Zoe in "Morning Glories"

Articles By Jennifer Cheng

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Thunderbolts #13

Mon, July 22nd, 2013 | Category: Review

"Thunderbolts" #13 by Charles Soule and Phil Noto is a powerful and haunting character study of Mercy, the most recent, most mysterious and possibly the most powerful addition to Red Hulk's strike team.

Rachel Rising #18

Mon, July 15th, 2013 | Category: Review

"Rachel Rising" #18 by Terry Moore continues the slow build of action around Lilith, the town of Manson and Zoe and the Malus-possessed priest, then veers abruptly towards unexpected, shocking cliffhanger in its last two pages.

The True Lives of the Fabulous Killjoys #2

Mon, July 15th, 2013 | Category: Review

"The True Lives of the Fabulous Killjoys" #2 by Gerard Way, Shaun Simon and Becky Cloonan further defines the divide between the City and the Desert and the beliefs of the Ultra-Vs vs. those of the last remaining Killjoy.

Young Avengers #7

Fri, July 12th, 2013 | Category: Review

In "Young Avengers" #7, the team battles an old foe for their first three hilarious months on their own, before running into Prodigy, who has been waiting for them to turn up again at their bacon-friendly breakfast bar hang-out spot.

Adventure Time with Fionna and Cake #6

Mon, July 8th, 2013 | Category: Review

In "Adventure Time with Fionna and Cake" by Natsha Allegri and Betty Liang, our heroine Fionna saves the day and almost everyone except for Lumpy Space Prince gets what they want, but the way that the story unfolds is full of surprises.

Thunderbolts #12

Mon, July 8th, 2013 | Category: Review

In "Thunderbolts" #12 by Charles Soule and Steve Dillon, Punisher launches and concludes a relentless seek-and-destroy for a quarry that his team members have neglected.

Deadpool Kills Deadpool #1

Fri, July 5th, 2013 | Category: Review

"Deadpool Kills Deadpool" #1 by Cullen Bunn and Salva Espin, the Merc with a Mouth enters the final act of Bunn's "Deadpool Killology" that began with "Deadpool Kills the Marvel Universe" and "Deadpool Killustrated.

The Bounce #2

Mon, July 1st, 2013 | Category: Review

"The Bounce" #2 by Joe Casey and David Messina follows the rest of The Bounce's day, in which Jasper has a disturbing encounter with his old buddy Zander, reveals the origin of his powers and has a run-in with the law.

The Green Team: Teen Trillionaires #2

Mon, July 1st, 2013 | Category: Review

"The Green Team: Teen Trillionaires" #2 by Art Baltazar, Franco and Ig Guara expands on the world of a team of outrageously wealthy teenagers as they try to buy fame, power and personal fulfillment in the DCU.

Uncanny #1

Fri, June 28th, 2013 | Category: Review

"Uncanny" #1 begins Andy Diggle and Aaron Campbell's new ongoing series and crime story about Weaver, a man on the make who has an empty life and an impressive but limited supernatural power.

Dream Thief #2

Mon, June 24th, 2013 | Category: Review

"Dream Thief" #2 by Jai Nitz and Greg Smallwood follows John Lincoln as he involuntarily slips into murder victim Jimmy Oliver's memories and alternately plays detective and executioner.

Mara #5

Mon, June 24th, 2013 | Category: Review

In "Mara" #5 by Brian Wood and Ming Doyle, Mara is powered up even further and undergoes even more personal loss, leading inexorably to a heavily foreshadowed cliffhanger that still has the power to shock.

100 Bullets: Brother Lono #1

Fri, June 21st, 2013 | Category: Review

"100 Bullets: Brother Lono" #1 is a return to Brian Azzarello and Eduardo Risso's vivid world of crime and communities, following the continued adventures of Lono, the larger-than-life Minuteman.

Harbinger Wars #3

Mon, June 17th, 2013 | Category: Review

In "Harbinger Wars" #3 by Joshua Dysart, Duane Swierczynski, Clayton Henry and Pere Perez, the H.A.R.D. Corps is reactivated and Bloodshot, Harada's Eggbreakers, The Renegades and Generation Zero all converge in Vegas.

The Dream Merchant #2

Mon, June 17th, 2013 | Category: Review

In "The Dream Merchant" #2 by Nathan Edmondson and Konstantin Novosadov, the Dream Merchant reveals to Winslow and Anne the existence of a forgotten, ancient world and the role that dreams play as pathways and havens for memory.

Thumbprint #1

Fri, June 14th, 2013 | Category: Review

"Thumbprint" #1 by Joe Hill, Jason Ciaramelia and Vic Malhotra begins a psychological horror story about torture at Abu Ghraib, the long shadow of personal guilt and the complex nature of evil.

Locke & Key: Omega #5

Mon, June 10th, 2013 | Category: Review

In "Locke and Key: Omega" #5 by Joe Hill and Gabriel Rodriguez, Tyler Locke has an unusual encounter while on the verge of death in the Keyhouse, and the situation in the Drowning Cave grows more dire as Dodge plays with his victims.

Kick-Ass 3 #1

Mon, June 10th, 2013 | Category: Review

"Kick-Ass 3" #1 by Mark Millar and John Romita Jr. begins the final story arc of their ironic epic starring Dave Lizewski, a.k.a Kick-Ass, in a well-plotted but surprisingly low-violence first issue.

The Last of Us: American Dreams #2

Tue, June 4th, 2013 | Category: Review

"The Last of Us: American Dreams" #2 by Neil Druckmann and Faith Erin Hicks follows Ellie as she leaves the quarantine zone and her military boarding school and into the decaying urban landscape of Boston, Massachusetts.

Chew #34

Mon, June 3rd, 2013 | Category: Review

In "Chew" #34, John Layman and Rob Guillory reveal The Collector's gruesome but fruitful past as it leads up to his present-day face-off with Tony Chu, while Colby and Savoy find some leverage against new character Senator David Eccles.