Articles By Jennifer Cheng
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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
Mon, November 11th, 2013 | Category: Review
"Detective Comics" #25 by John Layman, Jason Fabok and Jorge Lucas has a pair of Jim Gordon stories. The backup story, "Troubled Waters," flows directly out of "Whistleblower Blues," a Zero Year tale.
Fri, November 8th, 2013 | Category: Review
"Batman Black and White" #3 has five Batman stories featuring work by Paul Dini and Stéphane Roux: one street story, one rogue's gallery tour, one detective story, one conceptual piece, and a story about good old-fashioned super-heroism.
Mon, November 4th, 2013 | Category: Review
"Thought Bubble #3 is an anthology tie-in to the Thought Bubble 2013 Festival, with contributions by Gabriel Ba and Fabio Moon, Brandon Graham, Ming Doyle, Jeffrey Brown and yearly contest winners.
Fri, November 1st, 2013 | Category: Review
"Adventure Time 2013 Spooktacular" is an anthology of Adventure Time Halloween stories by Jones Wiedle, Bryce Carlson, Jay Hosler, Kevin Church, Frazer Irving and Jen Vaughn. Unusual for an anthology, every story is worth the reader's time.