Marykate Jasper


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REVIEW: Stevenson & Greene's "Runaways" #1 is "a Welcome New Corner of Battleworld"

Tue, June 16th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

"Noelle Stevenson and Sanford Greene's swing at 'Runaways' is different from its predecessors, but the new team and setting offer a lot to like."

REVIEW: "Gotham Academy" #7 Rides the Fine Line Between Scary & Cute

Mon, June 15th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Becky Cloonan, Brenden Fletcher and Mingue Helen Chen's "Gotham Academy" #7 "offers plenty of all-ages fun."

REVIEW: "1602 Witch Hunter Angela" #1 Embraces Its High Fantasy Premise

Fri, June 12th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Marguerite Bennett, Kieron Gillen, Stephanie Hans and Marguerite Sauvage's "1602 Witch Hunter Angela" #1 is "a fully and exuberantly imagined issue."

REVIEW: "Secret Wars" #3 Puts an Enjoyable Twist on the Apocalyptic Narrative

Fri, June 5th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Jonathan Hickman and Esad Ribic's "Secret Wars" #3 "shows a great grasp of pacing and character in this issue."

REVIEW: "Spider-Fans Should Definitely Check Out" Costa & Araujo's "Spider-Verse" #1

Wed, May 20th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Though it lacks direction, Mike Costa, Andre Araujo and Steven Sanders' "Spider-Verse" #1 "makes excellent use of the Battleworld concept."

ADV REVIEW: Thompson & Campbell's "Jem and the Holograms" #2 Sparkles

Mon, April 27th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Kelly Thompson and Sophie Campbell's "Jem and the Holograms" #2 "is shaping up to be one of the brightest, most beautiful books on the shelves."

REVIEW: Colinet & Charretier's "The Infinite Loop" #1 is "Glossy & Confident"

Mon, April 27th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Pierrick Colinet and Elsa Charretier's "The Infinite Loop" #1 "is a lovely addition to the science fiction landscape."

REVIEW: "Loki: Agent of Asgard" #13 "Reads Like an Inevitable Payoff" for the Character

Mon, April 20th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Al Ewing and Lee Garbett's "Loki: Agent of Asgard" #13 "is a creative mix of angst, metaphor and humor."

REVIEW: Zdarsky & Quinones "Defy the Odds" in "Howard the Duck" #2

Mon, April 13th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Chip Zdarsky and Joe Quinones' "Howard the Duck" #2 is "one heck of a humor comic."

REVIEW: Dick & Barbara Return in Compelling "Convergence: Nightwing/Oracle" Tie-In

Fri, April 10th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Gail Simone and Jan Duursema's "Convergence: Nightwing/Oracle" #1 is "that rarest of tie-ins that truly elevates the main event."

REVIEW: Latour & Rodriguez's "Spider-Gwen" #3 "Lives Up to the Hype"

Mon, April 6th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Jason Latour and Robbi Rodriguez's "Spider-Gwen" #3 is "a gorgeously designed and drawn book with an effortlessly likable protagonist."

REVIEW: Gillen & Larroca Take "a Huge Step Forward" in "Darth Vader" #3

Mon, March 30th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Kieron Gillen and Salvador Larroca's "Darth Vader" #3 is "the most entertaining installment of 'Darth Vader' yet."

REVIEW: Bendis & Schiti Deliver a "Fast-Paced" "Guardians of the Galaxy" #25

Fri, March 27th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Bendis and Schiti's "Guardians of the Galaxy" #25 is "an engaging escalation of the stakes" despite a big event that "doesn't necessarily feel earned."

REVIEW: Remender & Immonen's "All-New Captain America" #5 is "Fast-Paced"

Mon, March 23rd, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

"Sam is a tough protagonist who's a pleasure to cheer for" in Rick Remender and Stuart Immonen's "All-New Captain America" #5.

REVIEW: Kot & Foss' "The Surface" #1 is "a Wonderfully Fresh First Issue"

Mon, March 16th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Ales Kot and Langdon Foss' "The Surface" #1 "creates a busy world that's a joy to hang out in."

REVIEW: Vaughan & Staples' "Saga" #26 is "Rich"

Mon, March 9th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples' "Saga" #26 proves "'Saga' is a strong series even in its flyover issues."

REVIEW: "Thor Annual" #1 is "a Definite Hit"

Mon, March 2nd, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Jason Aaron, Noelle Stevenson, CM Punk, Timothy Truman, Marguerite Sauvage and Rob Guillory make "Thor Annual" #1 "a stellar, utterly enjoyable effort."

REVIEW: Stevenson, Watters and Nowak's "Lumberjanes" #11 is "a Treasure"

Mon, February 23rd, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Stevenson, Watters and Nowak's "Lumberjanes" #11 is "full of the series' usual hyperbole, humor and whimsical artwork."

REVIEW: Pak and Barrionuevo's "Storm" #8 is "More Glorious Than Ever"

Fri, February 20th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Greg Pak and Al Barrionuevo's "Storm" #8 is "an awesome story about Storm as a populist superhero."

REVIEW: Bunn and Virella's "Return of the Living Deadpool" #1 is a "Fine Start"

Mon, February 9th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Bunn and Virella's "Return of the Living Deadpool" #1 tells "the story effectively and enjoyably."

Inhumans: Attilan Rising #5

Fri, September 25th, 2015 | Category: Review

Medusa, Black Bolt and the Voice Unheard run out of time in "Inhumans: Attilan Rising" #5.

All-New Hawkeye #5

Fri, September 18th, 2015 | Category: Review

Difficult decisions come back to haunt Clint and Kate in Jeff Lemire and Ramon Perez's "All-New Hawkeye" #5.

Injection #5

Fri, September 11th, 2015 | Category: Review

Maria gets a surprise when she faces the spriggan in Warren Ellis and Declan Shalvey's "Injection" #5.

Low #9

Mon, August 31st, 2015 | Category: Review

Della deals with the consequences of her actions in Rick Remender and Greg Tocchini's "Low" #9.

We Are Robin #3

Fri, August 28th, 2015 | Category: Review

The Robins try to defuse a bomb and a violent mob in Lee Bermejo and Jorge Corona's "We Are Robin" #3.

Rat Queens #11

Mon, August 24th, 2015 | Category: Review

Something's gone terribly wrong at Mage University in Kurtis J. Wiebe and Tess Fowler's "Rat Queens" #11.

Loki: Agent of Asgard #17

Mon, August 24th, 2015 | Category: Review

Loki and Verity confront Those Who Sit Above in Shadow in Al Ewing and Lee Garbett's "Loki: Agent of Asgard" #17.

Archie #2

Fri, August 21st, 2015 | Category: Review

Archie goes job-hunting and Betty throws a party in Mark Waid and Fiona Staples' "Archie" #2.

DC Comics Bombshells #1

Wed, August 19th, 2015 | Category: Review

Batwoman, Supergirl and Wonder Woman get pulled into the World War II war effort in Marguerite Bennett and Marguerite Sauvage's "DC Bombshells" #1.

A-Force #3

Mon, August 17th, 2015 | Category: Review

She-Hulk discovers a traitor, but she's the one in danger of exile in Marguerite Bennett, G. Willow Wilson and Jorge Molina's "A-Force" #3.

Dark Corridor #1

Mon, August 10th, 2015 | Category: Review

Someone is killing off mobsters in Rich Tommaso's "Dark Corridor" #1.

Toil and Trouble #1

Mon, August 10th, 2015 | Category: Review

Newly reunited, the three witches of Alba do the Fates' work in Mairghread Scott, Kelly and Nichole Matthews' "Toil and Trouble" #1.

The Wicked + The Divine #13

Fri, August 7th, 2015 | Category: Review

Tara tells her side of the story in Kieron Gillen, Jamie McKelvie and Tula Lotay's "The Wicked + The Divine" #13.

Zodiac Starforce #1

Wed, August 5th, 2015 | Category: Review

The Zodiac Starforce thought they defeated Cimmeria, but they might be wrong in Kevin Panetta and Paulina Ganucheau's "Zodiac Starforce" #1.

Thors #2

Mon, August 3rd, 2015 | Category: Review

The Thors avenge and investigate in Jason Aaron, Chris Sprouse and Goran Sudzuka's in "Thors" #2.

Chilling Adventures of Sabrina #4

Fri, July 31st, 2015 | Category: Review

Sabrina deals with the repercussions of her interrupted initiation in Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa and Robert Hack's "The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina" #4.

Swords of Sorrow: Jungle Girl / Red Sonja #1

Mon, July 27th, 2015 | Category: Review

Red Sonja and Jana the Jungle Girl team up against Mistress Hel in Marguerite Bennett and Mirka Andolfo's "Swords of Sorrow: Jungle Girl / Red Sonja" #1.

Weirdworld #2

Fri, July 24th, 2015 | Category: Review

In Jason Aaron and Mike Del Mundo's "Weirdworld" #2, Arkon finds an ally in Apelantis.

Captain Marvel and the Carol Corps #2

Mon, July 20th, 2015 | Category: Review

The Banshee Squadron hides a survivor and builds some rockets in Kelly Sue DeConnick, Kelly Thompson and David Lopez's "Captain Marvel and the Carol Corps" #2.

Siege #1

Fri, July 17th, 2015 | Category: Review

The defenders of the Shield receive a disturbing message from the future in Kieron Gillen, Filipe Andrade, James Stokoe and Jorge Coelho's "Siege" #1.