Jennifer Cheng

Reviewer

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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Deadly Class #2

Fri, February 28th, 2014 | Category: Review

"Deadly Class" #2 by Rick Remender and Wes Craig follows Marcus around during his first couple of days in Kings Dominion Atelier of the Deadly Arts, AKA the high school for assassins.

Morning Glories #37

Mon, February 24th, 2014 | Category: Review

Nick Spencer and Joe Eisma's "Morning Glories" #37 puts on the spotlight on Akiko while she is in a coma, giving readers glimpses of her childhood as well as weaving in new players and old friends and foes.

Alex + Ada #4

Fri, February 21st, 2014 | Category: Review

In "Alex + Ada" #4 by Sarah Vaughn and Jonathan Luna, Alex struggling with a game-changing decision when he comes into information about Ada and other X5 androids.

Fatale #20

Tue, February 18th, 2014 | Category: Review

In "Fatale" #20, Ed Brubaker and Sean Phillips gives readers another dark glimpse into Jo's past and uncertain future as she tracks down Nick Lash.

The Bunker #1

Fri, February 14th, 2014 | Category: Review

The fast-paced plot of "The Bunker" by Joshua Hale Fialkov and Joe Infurnari hinges on time travel, but its mechanics and general shape belong solidly to the horror genre.

Lazarus #6

Mon, February 10th, 2014 | Category: Review

"Lazarus" #6 by Greg Rucka and Michael Lark continues the second storyline, "Lift," which gives a reader a glimpse of Forever's unusual childhood and also a look at how the non-Family 99% live.

Batman: Black and White #6

Mon, February 10th, 2014 | Category: Review

"Batman Black and White" #6 wraps up the anthology with five stories showcasing excellent art by Cliff Chiang, Becky Cloonan and Adam Hughes, among others.

Thunderbolts #21

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.

Adventure Time 2014 Winter Special #1

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.

Chew #39

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.

Black Widow #2

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.

Velvet #3

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.

Thunderbolts #20.NOW

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!

The Vampire Diaries #1

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.

Adventure Time: The Flip Side #1

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.

Young Avengers #14

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

Locke & Key: Alpha #2

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.

Adventure Time: Candy Capers #6

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.

Alex + Ada #2

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.

Fairest #21

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.

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