Marykate Jasper


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Deceivers #1

Fri, December 27th, 2013 | Category: Review

Lincoln McCord and the Markiz Janez Aleksander Nikovic -- if those are their real names -- are scheming and partying through Europe when their bluff is called by a CIA agent.

Black Science #2

Mon, December 23rd, 2013 | Category: Review

Rick Remender and Matteo Scalera's "Black Science" #2 shows how the Anarchist League of Scientists ended up zipping through universes -- and asks how they’re ever going to stop.

Pretty Deadly #3

Mon, December 23rd, 2013 | Category: Review

Ginny comes closer to her goals, and Sissy comes closer to learning the truth, as the end of world approaches in Kelly Sue DeConnick and Emma Rios' "Pretty Deadly" #3.

The Illegitimates #1

Fri, December 20th, 2013 | Category: Review

When the greatest spy alive meets his untimely end, the world must turn to his illegitimate children for help in Marc Andreyko, Taran Killam and Kevin Sharpe's "Illegitimates" #1.

Krampus #1

Mon, December 16th, 2013 | Category: Review

When the skull of St. Nicholas is stolen, the Secret Society of Santa Clauses has to call on an old enemy for help in Brian Jones and Dean Kotz's "Krampus" #1.

Inhumanity: The Awakening #1

Mon, December 16th, 2013 | Category: Review

The #Inhuman Twitter feed really blows up when Pixie, Quentin, Finesse and Striker help a newly hatched Inhuman teenager.

Three #3

Fri, December 13th, 2013 | Category: Review

Practically everything goes wrong for the Helots, while practically everything goes right for the creative team, in this incredible third issue of Kieron Gillen & Ryan Kelly's "Three."

Legends of Red Sonja #2

Mon, December 9th, 2013 | Category: Review

"Legends of Red Sonja" #2 has a lot of fun playing with the nature of story -- and so does Red Sonja herself.

Young Avengers #13

Mon, December 9th, 2013 | Category: Review

The final battle with Mother sets the storytelling bar even higher for Kieron Gillen and Jamie McKelvie's "Young Avengers" #13

Cataclysm: The Ultimates' Last Stand #2

Fri, December 6th, 2013 | Category: Review

The cast of heroes and the danger of Galactus' threat grow in the second issue of "Cataclysm: The Ultimates' Last Stand."

Saga #16

Mon, December 2nd, 2013 | Category: Review

After taking the time to develop its characters and its world, Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples' "Saga" gears up for a huge confrontation.

The Massive #17

Mon, December 2nd, 2013 | Category: Review

The second part of the ‘Longships’ arc doesn’t live up to the promise of the first, but it’s still gearing toward an exciting finale.

Deadpool Annual #1

Fri, November 29th, 2013 | Category: Review

An enjoyable comic built to answer a popular question, "Deadpool Annual" #11 is worth a read -- but maybe not worth $4.99.

Sex Criminals #3

Mon, November 25th, 2013 | Category: Review

The third issue of Matt Fraction and Chip Zdarsky's "Sex Criminals" continues the wackiness and inventiveness of the first two. It’s still one of the most entertaining stories on the shelves.

Red Sonja #5

Mon, November 25th, 2013 | Category: Review

Simone continues to write a strong lead character for "Red Sonja" #5, setting a meaningful stage for the final issue of this first arc.

The Cute Girl Network

Fri, November 22nd, 2013 | Category: Review

Utterly delightful, M.K. Reed, Greg Means and Joe Flood's quick-moving rom-comic "The Cute Girl Network" transforms a dirty hipster love story into something genuine and relevant.

Legenderry: A Steampunk Adventure #1

Fri, November 22nd, 2013 | Category: Review

With fun new character designs by Johnny Desjardins, Vampirella and Green Hornet are imaginatively and thoughtfully reinvented as steampunk legends in Bill Willingham and Sergio Fernandez Davilla's "Legenderry: A Steampunk Adventure" #1

Three #2

Mon, November 18th, 2013 | Category: Review

The well-researched "Three" #2 by Kieron Gillen and Ryan Kelly switches it up and slows it down to focus more heavily on the Spartans.

Manifest Destiny #1

Fri, November 15th, 2013 | Category: Review

The Lewis and Clark Expedition gets a surprise supernatural jumpstart in "Manifest Destiny" #1, an intriguing, imaginative retelling of American history by Chris Dingess and Matthew Roberts.

Umbral #1

Wed, November 13th, 2013 | Category: Review

This exciting new project from Antony Johnston and Christopher Mitten delivers a winning protagonist and stellar world building.