Marykate Jasper

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REVIEW: Black & Hans Create Another Bit of Devilish Fun in "Lucifer" #6

Mon, May 23rd, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

"With impressive, atmospheric fireworks from guest artist Stephanie Hans, Holly Black's 'Lucifer' #6 is a spooky kick-off to a new story arc."

REVIEW: Larson & Williams' "Goldie Vance" #2 is an Utterly Charming Read

Fri, May 20th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Hope Larson and Brittney Williams' "Goldie Vance" #2 "is another enjoyable issue in a winsome, wonderful miniseries."

REVIEW: Coates & Stelfreeze's "Black Panther" #2 Puts Together a Rich, Complicated Conflict

Mon, May 16th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

"In its sophomore outing, Ta-Nehisi Coates and Brian Stelfreeze's 'Black Panther' is still a surefire hit."

REVIEW: Gillen & McKelvie's "The Wicked + The Divine" #19 Fires on All Cylinders

Mon, May 9th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

In Kieron Gillen and Jamie McKelvie's "The Wicked + The Divine" #19, "the climactic fight is a fierce spectacle and a total blast."

REVIEW: Bennett & Kristantina's "InSeXts" #5 is a Delicious, Dastardly Treat

Mon, May 2nd, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Marguerite Bennett and Ariela Kristantina "InSeXts" #5 "goes as all-in on the monsters as it does on the sex scenes."

REVIEW: Houser, Portela & Sauvage's "Faith" #4 Capitalizes on Its Protagonist's Strengths

Mon, May 2nd, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Jody Houser, Francis Portela and Marguerite Sauvage's "Faith" #4 is "an incredibly satisfying display of her real power: empathy."

REVIEW: Lanzing, Kelly & To's "Joyride" #1 Lives Up to Its Name

Fri, April 22nd, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Jackson Lanzing, Collin Kelly and Marcus To's "Joyride" #1 "is a high-spirited ride of a first issue."

REVIEW: Wilson, Thompson & Molina Fill "A-Force" #4 with Love

Mon, April 18th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

G. Willow Wilson, Kelly Thompson and Jorge Molina's "A-Force" #4 "gives readers the camaraderie, compassion and quips they've come to love and expect."

REVIEW: Sebela & Wilson Bring the Heat in "Heartthrob" #1

Mon, April 18th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

"As confident as it is intimate," Christopher Sebela and Robert Wilson IV's "Heartthrob" #1 "marries a straightforward arc to thorny emotions."

REVIEW: Bennett & Jacinto Make "Angela: Queen of Hel" #6 Infectiously Enjoyable

Mon, March 28th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Marguerite Bennett and Kim Jacinto's "Angela: Queen of Hel" #6 has a "ruthlessly efficient plot and well-earned character moments."

REVIEW: Allor & Lewis Make "G.I. JOE Deviations" #1 Super Fun & Unapologetically Silly

Fri, March 25th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Paul Allor and Corey Lewis' "G.I. Joe Deviations" "is a goofy, thoroughly enjoyable look at what might happen if Cobra Commander got what he wanted."

REVIEW: "Avengers Standoff: Assault on Pleasant Hill Alpha" #1 is an Entertaining Read

Wed, March 2nd, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

"Nick Spencer and Jesus Saiz cram in a lot of information in an entertaining issue" in "Avengers Standoff: Assault on Pleasant Hill Alpha" #1.

REVIEW: Houser, Portela & Sauvage Offer Irresistibly Strong Character Work in "Faith" #2

Mon, February 29th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

"Jody Houser, Francis Portela and Marguerite Sauvage manage to make an otherwise cliché secret identity situation feel fresh and alive" in "Faith" #2.

REVIEW: Humphries & Boyle's "Jonesy" #1 is the Awesome Anti-Valentine You've Been Waiting For

Mon, February 15th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Sam Humphries and Caitlin Rose Boyle's "Jonesy" #1 is a "funny, feisty issue" with "more heart than plenty of pro-Valentine fare."

REVIEW: "Jem and the Holograms: Valentine's Day Special" is a Sweet Holiday Treat

Fri, February 12th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

"Funny and frolicsome, Kelly Thompson and Jen Bartel's 'Jem and the Holograms' special costs less than a box of chocolates and is way sweeter."

REVIEW: King & Bagenda Build a Huge Emotional Payoff in "The Omega Men" #8

Mon, February 1st, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

"More than any other superhero book, Tom King and Barnaby Bagenda's 'The Omega Men' #8 makes the reader feel large-scale injustice and tragedy."

REVIEW: Spurrier & Kelly Let Slip a Bold New World in "Cry Havoc" #1

Mon, January 25th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Simon Spurrier and Ryan Kelly's "Cry Havoc" #1 features "a brilliant coloring scheme, vigorous art and memorable, layered characters."

REVIEW: Slott & Allred Fill "Silver Surfer" #1 with Joy & Creativity

Wed, January 20th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

"The second volume of Dan Slott and Mike Allred's 'Silver Surfer' looks to be just as colorful, creative and warm-hearted as the first."

REVIEW: DeConnick & Soma's "Bitch Planet" #6 is a Smart, Moving Issue

Mon, January 11th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Kelly Sue DeConnick and Taki Soma's "Bitch Planet" #6 "is another excellent installment in an awesomely angry series."

REVIEW: Gillen & Yu Tell a Funny, Interesting Tale in "Darth Vader Annual" #1

Fri, December 18th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Kieron Gillen and Leinil Yu's "Darth Vader Annual" #1 "features a hearty dose of both politicking and action -- the perfect 'Star Wars' combination."

Scooby Apocalypse #1

Tue, May 24th, 2016 | Category: Review

A scientific conspiracy endangers the entire world in Keith Giffen, J.M. DeMatteis and Howard Porter's "Scooby Apocalypse" #1.

Lucifer #6

Mon, May 23rd, 2016 | Category: Review

Takehiko and his girlfriend get to know each other's family histories in Holly Black and Stephanie Hans' "Lucifer" #6.

Goldie Vance #2

Fri, May 20th, 2016 | Category: Review

In Hope Larson and Brittney Williams' "Goldie Vance" #2, Goldie and her friends search for a missing hotel guest.

Black Panther #2

Mon, May 16th, 2016 | Category: Review

T'Challa confronts Zenzi and Ayo and Aneka take on bandits in Ta-Nehisi Coates and Brian Stelfreeze's "Black Panther" #2.

Penny Dreadful #1

Fri, May 13th, 2016 | Category: Review

Vanessa, Sir Malcolm Murray and Sembene try to rescue Mina from the Master in Krysty Wilson-Cairns, Andrew Hinderaker, Chris King and Louie de Martinis' "Penny Dreadful" #1.

Kings Quest #1

Mon, May 9th, 2016 | Category: Review

In Ben Acker, Heath Corson and Dan McDaid's "Kings Quest" #1, Earth's champions crash land en route to save Dale Arden from Ming the Merciless.

The Wicked + The Divine #19

Mon, May 9th, 2016 | Category: Review

Ananke's enemies and allies clash in the Underworld in Kieron Gillen and Jamie McKelvie's "The Wicked + The Divine" #19.

InSeXts #5

Mon, May 2nd, 2016 | Category: Review

The Hag attacks too close to home in Marguerite Bennett and Ariela Kristantina's "InSeXts" #5.

Faith #4

Mon, May 2nd, 2016 | Category: Review

Faith and her allies confront the Vine in Jody Houser, Francis Portela and Marguerite Sauvage's "Faith" #4.

Joyride #1

Fri, April 22nd, 2016 | Category: Review

Uma and Dewydd escape Earth to see the stars in Jackson Lanzing, Collin Kelly and Marcus To's "Joyride" #1.

A-Force #4

Mon, April 18th, 2016 | Category: Review

A-Force battles Antimatter on the moon in Kelly Thompson, G. Willow Wilson and Jorge Molina's "A-Force" #4.

Heartthrob #1

Mon, April 18th, 2016 | Category: Review

Callie gets a new heart, a new attitude and a new ghost boyfriend in Christopher Sebela and Robert Wilson IV's "Heartthrob" #1.

Mighty Morphin Power Rangers #2

Mon, April 11th, 2016 | Category: Review

Tommy and the team fight Scorpina in Kyle Higgins, Steve Orlando, Hendry Prasetya and Corin Howell's "Mighty Morphin Power Rangers" #2.

Empress #1

Wed, April 6th, 2016 | Category: Review

Emporia flees Earth to escape her dictator husband in Mark Millar and Stuart Immonen's "Empress" #1.

Jughead #5

Mon, April 4th, 2016 | Category: Review

The gang investigates Principal Stanger's past in Chip Zdarsky and Erica Henderson's "Jughead" #5.

Captain America: Sam Wilson #7

Fri, April 1st, 2016 | Category: Review

Sam, Steve, Maria and Bucky try to survive Pleasant Hill in Nick Spencer and Daniel Acuna's "Captain America: Sam Wilson" #7.

Angela: Queen of Hel #6

Mon, March 28th, 2016 | Category: Review

Angela, Sera and Leah move to Brooklyn in Marguerite Bennett and Kim Jacinto's "Angela: Queen of Hel" #6.

G.I. JOE Deviations #1

Fri, March 25th, 2016 | Category: Review

Cobra Commander doesn't enjoy world domination in Paul Allor and Corey Lewis' "G.I. JOE Deviations."

Scarlet Witch #4

Mon, March 21st, 2016 | Category: Review

Wanda confronts the Emerald Warlock on the witches' road in James Robinson and Chris Visions' "Scarlet Witch" #4.

Turncoat #1

Mon, March 21st, 2016 | Category: Review

Marta Gonzalez gets pulled into a secretive, dangerous case in Alex Paknadel and Artyom Trakhanov's "Turncoat" #1.

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