Articles By Jennifer Cheng
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Mon, September 9th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
The debut issue of the "Batman: Black and White" revival is "unexpectedly light and funny" with stories from a diverse roster of creators and featuring characters across the Batman mythos.
Tue, September 3rd, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
Nick Spencer and Joe Eisma's "Morning Glories" #30 continues the series' newest storyarc for a well-plotted and drawn issue with excellent pacing that "will keep the reader guessing" about Irina's past.
Wed, October 24th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books
At the NYCC Gay Marriage in Comics Panel, Paul Kupperberg, Dan Parent, Joan Hilty and Phil Jimenez discussed the controversy and representation, Queer vs. Gay comics and Kevin Keller's high school love life.
Sun, October 21st, 2012 | Category: Comic Books
Adam Kubert and Anthony Marquez spoke about the Kubert School, its curriculum and the pursuit and rewards of an artistic profession during a panel at New York Comic Con 2012.
Sat, October 20th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books
The Women of Marvel panel at NYCC 2012 had a great mix of editors and writers including Editor Jeanine Schaefer, writer Marjorie Liu, colorist Jordie Bellaire and more discussing the contribution of women to comics.
Sat, October 13th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books
Dark Horse Comics' capped its video game-based comics panel at NYCC with Neil Druckmann and Faith Erin Hicks announcing and discussing their upcoming comic adaptation of "The Last of Us."
Thu, July 10th, 2014 | Category: Review
In "Spider-Man 2099" #1 by Peter David and Will Sliney, Miguel O'Hara must corral his hilariously self-centered plutocratic grandfather and fight off a time-travelling armored agent who has a mission to kill him.
Mon, July 7th, 2014 | Category: Review
"Black Widow" #8 by Nathan Edmondson and Phil Noto feels even more haunted than usual, suffused with melancholia and the specters of what-might-have-beens as she runs into the Winter Soldier on a train heist in Prague.
Fri, July 4th, 2014 | Category: Review
"Deadpool Vs. X-Force" #1 by Duane Swierczynski and Pepe Larraz is retcons a new first encounter between the Merc with a Mouth and the New Mutants who would become X-Force.
Mon, June 30th, 2014 | Category: Review
In "Brass Sun" #2 by Ian Edginton and I.N.J. Culbard, Station Master assigns Conductor Seventeen to accompany Wren in the Rails into The Keep, where they are attacked by agents of the Grand Dame.
Fri, June 27th, 2014 | Category: Review
In "Trees" #2 by Warren Ellis and Jason Howard, the Blindhail researchers make a disturbing discovery, a young couple talks of the future of Cefalu and a Somalian president incorporates the Trees into his political strategy.
Mon, June 23rd, 2014 | Category: Review
"Sex Criminals" #6 is the start of a new story arc focused more around Jon. The discovery of a piece of technology that works within The Quiet leads him first to despair and then to rage-ignited action.
Fri, June 20th, 2014 | Category: Review
In "Batman Eternal" #11, Scott Snyder, James Tynion IV, Tim Seeley and Ian Bertram combine action in Brazil and Daddy issues for the "Day of the Dads."
Mon, June 16th, 2014 | Category: Review
In "She-Hulk" #5 by Charles Soule and Ron Wimberly, She-Hulk and her crack legal team of Angie Huang and Hellcat investigate leads about the Blue File and a mysterious lawsuit that no one remembers.
Fri, June 13th, 2014 | Category: Review
"Angry Birds" #1 by Jeff Parker, Paul Tobin, Paco Rodriques, Marco Gervasio and César Ferioli brings the game characters into a comic of their own and add some extra jokes and a little more dimension to the eternal Birds vs. Pigs combat.
Mon, June 9th, 2014 | Category: Review
"The Wake" #9 by Scott Snyder and Sean Murphy brings Leeward and her shipmates to the source of the signal, which leads to a crisis of faith among the crew and also eventually to an encounter that is equal parts predictable and impossible.
Mon, June 9th, 2014 | Category: Review
In "Moon Knight" #6 by Warren Ellis and Declan Shalvey, Marc Spector makes his way into a persistent group dream that is driving the subjects of a sleep research project mad.
Tue, June 3rd, 2014 | Category: Review
The body count rises as the balance of power in Safehaven shifts -- again.
Fri, May 30th, 2014 | Category: Review
"Chew/Revival" by John Layman, Tim Seeley, Rob Guillory and Mike Norton is an unlikely crossover, but the Chewverse and Rothschild, Wisconsin meld together surprisingly well, and fans of the two series will be more than satisfied.
Mon, May 26th, 2014 | Category: Review
In "All-New Doop" #2 by Peter Milligan and David Lafuente, Doop woos Kitty while continuing to assist in the events of the "Battle of the Atom" storyline.
Fri, May 23rd, 2014 | Category: Review
In "Velvet" #5 by Ed Brubaker and Steve Epting, the revelation about Mockingbird triggers Velvet's memories about their love and loss and a related loss of her childhood hero and mentor.
Mon, May 19th, 2014 | Category: Review
In "Bee and Puppycat" #1 by Natashi Allegri, Garrett Jackson and Madeleine Flores, Bee gets locked out of her place and the duo receive two new assignments.
Fri, May 16th, 2014 | Category: Review
In "Lumberjanes" #2 by Noelle Stevenson, Grace Ellis and Brooke Allen, the girls encounter bizarre and supernatural dangers on what starts out as a typical canoeing trip.
Mon, May 12th, 2014 | Category: Review
The first page of "Alex + Ada" #6 by Jonathan Luna and Sarah Vaughn is both a recap and a hint of the shape of ensuing events: Ada wakes up for her first day as a sentient android.
Fri, May 9th, 2014 | Category: Review
In "Veil" #3 by Greg Rucka and Toni Fejzula, a power struggle between Cormac and his would-be employers leads to a showdown, and Cormac sets a trap for Veil.
Mon, May 5th, 2014 | Category: Review
"Atomic Robo and the Knights of the Golden Circle" #1 by Brian Clevinger and Scott Wegener explores a new setting and genre for Robo: The Wild West.