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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Lady Killer #5

Mon, May 18th, 2015 | Category: Review

"Lady Killer" #5 by Joelle Jones and Jamie Rich wraps up the story with nonstop action as Josie and Ruby attend the Seattle World's Fair to match wits and weapons with fellow assassins.

The Mantle #1

Mon, May 18th, 2015 | Category: Review

"The Mantle" #1 by Ed Brisson and Brian Level has a well-executed last-page twist that will upend readers' expectations about superhero stories.

Convergence: The Question #2

Mon, May 11th, 2015 | Category: Review

In "Convergence: The Question" #2 by Greg Rucka and Cully Hamner, the better man wins the battle, and Renee Montoya makes her peace with her father.

Descender #3

Mon, May 11th, 2015 | Category: Review

In Jeff Lemire and Dustin Nguyen's "Descender" #3, Tim-21 has a near-death experience and meets his maker.

Convergence: Plastic Man and the Freedom Fighters #1

Mon, May 4th, 2015 | Category: Review

"Convergence: Plastic Man and the Freedom Fighters" by Simon Oliver and John McCrea explores New York after it is taken over by Nazis while the city is under the Dome.

Morning Glories #45

Mon, May 4th, 2015 | Category: Review

"Morning Glories" #45 by Nick Spencer and Joe Eisma reveals what Jade's deal is and why so she's special, even among all the extraordinary kids at Morning Glories Academy.

Lazarus #16

Mon, April 27th, 2015 | Category: Review

"Lazarus" #16 by Greg Rucka and Michael Lark is an unexpected, self-contained story about a character who is on the sidelines until war breaks out between Hock and Carlyle, activating her sleeper agent status and awakening her doubts.

Convergence: New Teen Titans #1

Fri, April 24th, 2015 | Category: Review

In "Convergence: New Teen Titans" #1 by Marv Wolfman and Nicola Scott, the Teen Titans are pitted against the Doom Patrol to kill or be killed, while Nightwing and Starfire come close to breaking up.

Ms. Marvel #14

Mon, April 20th, 2015 | Category: Review

In "Ms. Marvel" #14 by G. Willow Wilson and Takeshi Miyazawa, Kamala sneaks out at night to hang out with Kamran, but he may not be as perfect as he seems.

Convergence: Aquaman #1

Fri, April 17th, 2015 | Category: Review

"Convergence: Aquaman" #1 by Tony Bedard and Cliff Richards brings back Peter David's Aquaman, an Arthur/Orin who is married to Mera and has a harpoon as his left hand.

Southern Cross #2

Mon, April 13th, 2015 | Category: Review

In "Southern Cross" #2 by Becky Cloonan and Andy Belanger, Alex's investigation into her sister's death is sidelined when her roommate Erin goes missing.

Convergence: Batgirl #1

Fri, April 10th, 2015 | Category: Review

"Convergence: Batgirl" #1 by Alisa Kwitney, Rick Leonardi and Mark Pennington marks the return of both Cassandra Cain and Stephanie Brown as Batgirls, and Gotham's choice of who is named a champion is a surprise to at least one of them.

Avengers Millennium #1

Mon, April 6th, 2015 | Category: Review

What's worse than learning that Hydra has tampered with the time stream? In Mike Costa, Mast, Geoffo and Carmine Di Giandomenico's "Avengers Millennium" #1, the Avengers discover the answer.

The Dying and the Dead #2

Fri, April 3rd, 2015 | Category: Review

In "The Dying and the Dead" #2 by Jonathan Hickman and Ryan Bodenheim, the Colonel raids a retirement home and a prison to find his old war buddies in order to retrieve the Bah al'Sharur.

Gotham Academy #6

Mon, March 30th, 2015 | Category: Review

In "Gotham Academy" #6 by Becky Cloonan, Brenden Fletcher, Karl Kerschl and Mingue Helen Chen, Olive chooses sides when Batman fights Croc and another link between the Academy and Arkham Asylum is revealed.

Legendary Star-Lord #10

Fri, March 27th, 2015 | Category: Review

In "Legendary Star-Lord" #10 by Sam Humphries, Paco Medina and Juan Vlasco, Star-Lord realizes his mistake as Mister Knife gets revenge on Spartax and begins his plans to build an empire in one move.

Giant Days #1

Mon, March 23rd, 2015 | Category: Review

In "Giant Days" #1, Esther tries to stay drama-free for three days, Susan gets an unwelcome blast from the past and Daisy tells her friends a funny secret.

Batgirl: Endgame #1

Fri, March 20th, 2015 | Category: Review

In "Batgirl: Endgame" #1 by Cameron Stewart, Brenden Fletcher and Bengal is a small battle in the larger war but worth picking up for the near-silent visual storytelling.

Spider-Gwen #2

Mon, March 16th, 2015 | Category: Review

In "Spider-Gwen" #2 by Jason Latour and Robbi Rodriguez, Gwen keeps company with Spider-Ham while she tries to get her phone back and Matt Murdock gets information out of Vulture.

Amazing Spider-Man Special #1

Mon, March 16th, 2015 | Category: Review

In "Amazing Spider-Man Special" #1 by Jeff Loveness and Luca Pizzari, Spider-Man's breakfast is interrupted by an attack on New York, until Medusa reveals to him that New Attilan is the real target.