Marykate Jasper


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REVIEW: "Batman Eternal" #7 is an "Explosion-Packed" Issue

Fri, May 23rd, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

"Batman Eternal" #7 is an "explosion-packed, game-changing issue" by Tim Seeley, Scott Snyder, James Tynion, Ray Fawkes, John Layman & Emanuel Simeoni.

ADVANCE REVIEW: Aaron & Deodato's "Original Sin" #1

Tue, May 6th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Jason Aaron & Mike Deodato's debut issue of Marvel's "Original Sin" "freshens the usual mechanics" of events for a strong opening.

REVIEW: Blackman & del Mundo's "Elektra" #1

Thu, April 24th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

W. Haden Blackman and Michael del Mundo's "Elektra" #1 is an impressive debut "with beautiful art, a bold perspective and a hypnotizing narrative voice."

REVIEW: Aaron & Ribic's "Thor: God of Thunder" #21 is "Fittingly Epic"

Mon, April 21st, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Jason Aaron and Esad Ribic deliver a "fittingly epic, awesome and all other adjectives Asgardian" issue with "Thor: God of Thunder" #21.

REVIEW: "Ultimate FF" #1 Is Impressive, But Flawed

Fri, April 18th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Joshua Hale Fialkov's script for "Ultimate FF" #1 draws the reader into the series' world, though the debut issue's art isn't quite as strong.

REVIEW: Stevenson, Ellis & Allen's "Lumberjanes" #1 is "Delightful, Spunky, Lovable"

Fri, April 11th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Noelle Stevenson, Grace Ellis & Brooke Allen's "Lumberjanes" #1 is "an utterly loveable example of how well all-ages comics can work."

REVIEW: Hopeless & Walker's "Avengers Undercover" #1

Fri, March 14th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Dennis Hopeless and Kev Walker debut "Avengers Undercover" #1, exploring the consequences of their work in "Avengers Arena."

REVIEW: Gillen & Kelly's "Three" #5

Mon, March 3rd, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Kieron Gillen and Ryan Kelly wrap up their historical miniseries with "Three" #5, a "gut-churning" issue that concludes the series nicely.

REVIEW: Ewing & Garbett's "Loki: Agent of Asgard" #1

Fri, February 7th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Al Ewing and Lee Garbett's "Loki: Agent of Asgard" #1 "is proof that blatant fan service can also make for a brilliant comic."

REVIEW: "All-New Marvel NOW! Point One" #1

Fri, January 10th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

"All-New Marvel NOW! Point One" #1 showcased Marvel's upcoming launches with style and flair for an overall strong anthology issue.

REVIEW: Gillen & Kelly's "Three" #3 is "Simply Masterful"

Fri, December 13th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Kieron Gillen & Ryan Kelly's "Three" #3 is "simply masterful," giving readers another platform to experience Kelly's "eye for brutality."

REVIEW: Fraction & Zdarsky's "Sex Criminals" #3 is "Lively, Rewarding"

Mon, November 25th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Matt Fraction and Chip Zdarsky present another stellar issue with "Sex Criminals" that is "balls-to-the-breaking-of-fourth-walls brilliant."

ADVANCE REVIEW: Bill Willingham's "Legenderry: A Steampunk Adventure" #1

Fri, November 22nd, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

CBR takes an advance look at Bill Willingham's & Sergio Davilla's "Legenderry" #1, which unites the worlds of Dynamite's licensed characters.

REVIEW: Johnston & Mitten Reunite for "Umbral" #1

Thu, November 14th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Antony Johnston and Christopher Mitten rejoin forces for "Umbral" #1, "the perfect excuse to introduce readers to the dark fantasy genre."

Wild's End #4

Mon, December 15th, 2014 | Category: Review

With Fawkes in tow, the group flees to an abandoned pub in Dan Abnett & INJ Culbard's "Wild's End" #4.

Batgirl #37

Mon, December 15th, 2014 | Category: Review

Babs tracks down a Batgirl impersonator in Brenden Fletcher, Cameron Stewart & Babs Tarr's "Batgirl" #37.

Avengers & X-Men: AXIS #7

Fri, December 12th, 2014 | Category: Review

The inverted villains try to distract Apocalypse as the bomb ticks down in Rick Remender and Adam Kubert's "Avengers & X-Men: AXIS" #7.

Grayson #5

Mon, December 8th, 2014 | Category: Review

Dick, Helena and Midnighter must survive a cross-desert journey in Tom King, Tim Seeley and Mikel Janin's "Grayson" #5.

The Autumnlands: Tooth and Claw #2

Mon, December 8th, 2014 | Category: Review

The Great Champion emerges, but he isn't what anyone expected in Kurt Busiek and Benjamin Dewey's "The Autumnlands: Tooth and Claw" #2.

Escape From New York #1

Fri, December 5th, 2014 | Category: Review

Having potentially started World War III, Snake Plissken heads to Florida in Christopher Sebela & Diego Barreto's "Escape From New York" #1.

Red Sonja: The Black Tower #3

Mon, December 1st, 2014 | Category: Review

Red Sonja and finally faces the villain in the Black Tower in Frank Tieri and Cezar Razek's "Red Sonja: The Black Tower" #3.

Memetic #2

Mon, December 1st, 2014 | Category: Review

On Day Two, Aaron and the military must both adapt as the meme evolves in James Tynion IV and Eryk Donovan's "Memetic" #2.

Capture Creatures #1

Wed, November 26th, 2014 | Category: Review

While exploring the woods, Tamzen discovers a strange creature in "Capture Creatures" #1 by Frank Gibson and Becky Dreistadt.

Storm #5

Mon, November 24th, 2014 | Category: Review

Storm doesn't want to kill for Yukio, but violence might be the only answer in Greg Pak and Victor Ibañez's "Storm" #5.

Jim Henson's The Storyteller: Witches #3

Fri, November 21st, 2014 | Category: Review

A sailor happens upon a mysterious island where cities are built from stories in "Jim Henson's The Storyteller: Witches" #3 by Matthew Dow Smith.

Sinergy #1

Fri, November 21st, 2014 | Category: Review

When Jess loses her virginity she picks up mystical powers in Michael Avon Oeming and Taki Soma's "Sinergy" #1.

Strong Female Protagonist

Mon, November 17th, 2014 | Category: Review

Alison Green quits superheroics for college, but she can't leave her old life behind in Brennan Lee Mulligan & Molly Ostertag's "Strong Female Protagonist."

Thor #2

Mon, November 17th, 2014 | Category: Review

Frost Giants have invaded Midgard, and the new Goddess of Thunder has to stop them in Jason Aaron & Russell Dauterman's "Thor" #2.

Deep State #1

Fri, November 14th, 2014 | Category: Review

Agent Brand gets an invitation to join the government’s black book operations in Justin Jordan and Ariela Kristantina's "Deep State" #1.

The Ghost Fleet #1

Mon, November 10th, 2014 | Category: Review

In Donny Cates & Daniel Warren Johnson's "The Ghost Fleet" #1, Trace and Ward must fight to protect their cargo - but from whom?

Terrible Lizard #1

Mon, November 10th, 2014 | Category: Review

Time travel surprise! Jess gets a dinosaur as her new pet in Cullen Bunn and Drew Moss' "Terrible Lizard" #1.

Over the Garden Wall Special #1

Thu, November 6th, 2014 | Category: Review

Greg and Wirt encounter a rather unique army in pat McHale and Jim Campbell's "Over the Garden Wall Special" #1.

Umbral #10

Mon, November 3rd, 2014 | Category: Review

Creators from all walks present stories about demons, roller derby, flying, friendship and more in Antony Johnston and Christopher Mitten's "Umbral" #10.

Brass Sun #6

Mon, November 3rd, 2014 | Category: Review

Once Wren and the crew retrieve the gaseous clay, the real struggle begins in Ian Edginton and I.N.J. Culbard's "Brass Sun" #6.