Articles By Jennifer Cheng
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Mon, February 3rd, 2014 | Category: Review
In Charles Soule & Carlo Barberi's "Thunderbolts" #21, most of the team is stuck in hell, where they broker a deal with the devil, Mephisto, that leads to an unexpected encounter with another familiar face.
Fri, January 31st, 2014 | Category: Review
The "Adventure Time 2014 Winter Special" #1 anthology by Luke Pearson, Jeremy Sorese, T. Zysk, Janet Rose, Allison Strejlaw features four winter-themed "Adventure Time" short stories.
Mon, January 27th, 2014 | Category: Review
In "Chew" #39 by John Layman and Rob Guillory, Tony Chu remains depressed and stymied by the loss of access to his twin Toni's memories, but Amelia and Olive sneak into the FDA to steal some drugs and save the day.
Fri, January 24th, 2014 | Category: Review
In "Black Widow" #2, Nathan Edmondson and Phil Noto focus on Natasha's new solo mission of redemption, which leads her to Shanghai, but the real surprise for the reader is what occurs in her absence in New York.
Mon, January 20th, 2014 | Category: Review
"Velvet" #3 by Ed Brubaker and Steve Epting has Velvet hot on the trail of the truth about X-14, after the first two issues, which introduced the circumstances that spurred her to reactivate herself as an intelligence agent.
Fri, January 17th, 2014 | Category: Review
Just in case you thought the team was lacking some attitude, Charles Soule and Carlo Barberi add another heavyweight solo player to the team in "Thunderbolts" #20.NOW, i.e. Ghost Rider!
Mon, January 13th, 2014 | Category: Review
"The Vampire Diaries" #1 by Colleen Doran and Anthony Shasteen presents "Vervain," a short story about the Salvatore brothers that is the kick-off for an anthology series set in the world of the popular CW TV series.
Fri, January 10th, 2014 | Category: Review
In "Adventure Time: The Flip Side" #1 by Paul Tobin, Colleen Coover and Wook Jin Clark, Finn and Jake face a gamut of heroic labors and the curious reaction of Princess Bubblegum before embarking on their mysterious new quest.
Fri, December 20th, 2013 | Category: Review
"Young Avengers" #14 by Kieron Gillen, Jamie McKelvie, Emma Vieceli, Christian Ward and Annie Wu is the beginning of the "Afterparty," a two part epilogue that runs through the last two issues, containing many sweet and bittersweet enc
Fri, December 20th, 2013 | Category: Review
Locke and Key: Alpha #2" is the final issue of Joe Hill and Gabriel Rodriguez's acclaimed horror series, in which there is a death and a resurrection, two funerals and two family reunions, and many new beginnings.
Mon, December 16th, 2013 | Category: Review
In "Adventure Time: Candy Capers" #6 by Ananth Panagariya, Yuko Ota and Ian McGinty, Peppermint Butler and Cinnamon Bun turn to synthesizing heroes with disastrous results that lead indirectly to the return of Finn and Jake.
Fri, December 13th, 2013 | Category: Review
In "Alex + Ada" #2 by Sarah Vaughn and Jonathan Luna, Alex finds out what Ada is like after his grandmother's unceremonious but kindhearted gift, and grapples with the question of whether he wants to keep her.
Mon, December 9th, 2013 | Category: Review
In "Fairest" #21 by Marc Andreyko and Shawn McManus, Snow White and Cinderella are hunted by an unknown foe that will lead them to take a journey to a faraway land: Ultima Thule.
Fri, December 6th, 2013 | Category: Review
"Indestructible Hulk Annual" #1 by Jeff parker and Mahmud Asrar is a Hulk/Iron Man teamup story set in a remote atoll in the Pacific Ocean. It's "Science Bros" meets "The Island of Dr. Moreau," except with only one monst
Mon, December 2nd, 2013 | Category: Review
"Letter 44" #2 by Charles Soule and Alberto Jiménez Alburquerque follows President Blades in his first few days in office after he has read the fateful letter informing him of extraterrestrial activity.
Fri, November 29th, 2013 | Category: Review
"Hawkeye" #14 by Matt Fraction and Annie Wu is Kate's first adventure out in L.A., where her first mission is to save some delicate flowers and punish the evildoer who stole them.
Mon, November 25th, 2013 | Category: Review
"Rachel Rising" #21 by Terry Moore follows up on Rachel, Earl and Jet's attempt to save Aunt Johnny and the whereabouts and adventures of the homicidal and eminently capable Zoe.
Fri, November 22nd, 2013 | Category: Review
"A Voice in the Dark" #1 by Larime Taylor begins with a killer hook of a first line and guides the reader into the mind of Zoey Aarons, straight-A student and teenage killer.
Mon, November 18th, 2013 | Category: Review
"Coffin Hill" #2 by Caitlin Kittredge and Inaki Miranda is a story about coming home, but for Eve Coffin, prodigal daughter of a line of witches, coming home means facing her past and her worst nightmare again.
Fri, November 15th, 2013 | Category: Review
"Protocol: Orphans" #1 by Michael Alan Nelson and Mariano Navarro introduces a talented team of young spies/special agents on their first real mission, but with a twist: the members are all orphans, trained since childhood to not disappoint thei