Review Search: 2009-04-01

comics per page
FirstPreviousNextLast


Showing results 1-21 of 21

Marvel Assistant-Sized Spectacular #1

Comedy anthology including D-Man, American Eagle, and the Mini-Marvels.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Chris Eliopoulos, Brian Patchett, Jason Aaron, Chris Giarrusso
Artists:
Jacob Chabot, Xurxo G. Penalta, Richard Isanove, Chris Giarrusso
Reviewer:
James Hunt
April 7th, 2009

The Amazing Spider-Man #590

Spider-Man and the Fantastic Four –- together again, for the first time (as the saying goes).

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Dan Slott
Artists:
Barry Kitson, Mark Farmer
Reviewer:
James Hunt
April 7th, 2009

Jersey Gods #3

“Jersey Gods” is finding its groove three issues in as Glen Brunswick and Dan McDaid juggle cosmic war and human annoyances.

Publisher:
Image Comics
Writer:
Glen Brunswick, Mark Waid
Artists:
Dan McDaid, Joe Infurnari
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
April 7th, 2009

Agents of Atlas #3

"Agents of Atlas" tells stories set in both the past and the present in a strong manner, but you can't help but wish that it would just stick with one or the other.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jeff Parker
Artists:
Clayton Henry, Gabriel Hardman
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
April 6th, 2009

Haunted Tank #5

The series concludes but the war rages on. Forever.

Publisher:
Vertigo
Writer:
Frank Marraffino
Artists:
Henry Flint
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
April 5th, 2009

Justice Society of America #25

A throwdown with the (Black) Adam's Family that looks great but suffers from a weak ending.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Geoff Johns, Jerry Ordway
Artists:
Jerry Ordway, Bob Wiacek
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
April 5th, 2009

Captain America Comics 70th Anniversary Special #1

Marvel celebrates 70 years of comic goodness by kicking off a series of specials with the grandpappy of all their Timely heroes, Captain America.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
James Robinson, Joe Simon
Artists:
Marcos Martin, Jack Kirby
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
April 3rd, 2009

Batman: Battle for the Cowl: Man-Bat #1

Kirk Langstrom returns to the skies of Gotham in this "Battle for the Cowl" tie-in.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Joe Harris
Artists:
Jim Calafiore
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
April 2nd, 2009

Glamourpuss #6

Dave Sim shifts focus to discuss advertising comics of the 1940s and ‘50s, and counts down the 10 blonde Mensa supermodels.

Publisher:
Aardvark-Vanaheim
Writer:
Dave Sim
Artists:
Dave Sim
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
April 2nd, 2009

The Boys #29

“We Gotta Go Now” concludes with the shocking revelation of the truth behind the G-Men, which leads to the most brutal confrontation the Boys have had yet.

Publisher:
Dynamite Entertainment
Writer:
Garth Ennis
Artists:
Darick Robertson
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
April 2nd, 2009

The Destroyer #1

Turns out, this long-forgotten Golden Age character is still alive and kicking butt. More of the latter than the former.

Publisher:
Marvel Max
Writer:
Robert Kirkman
Artists:
Cory Walker
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
April 2nd, 2009

Franklin Richards: April Fools!

Marvel's latest "Franklin Richards" special is, unsurprisingly, pretty darn funny.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Chris Eliopoulos
Artists:
Chris Eliopoulos
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
April 1st, 2009

Invincible Iron Man #12

Iron Man fights Namor. Pepper Potts fights a jet. Maria Hill fights a cult led by a stoned crazy man. When you put it that way, this comic sounds awesome. It isn’t.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Matt Fraction
Artists:
Salvador Larroca
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
April 1st, 2009

Seaguy: Slaves of Mickey Eye #1

Seaguy is back with Lucky El Lorro in tow for more adventures of the mind-bending variety. It’s been five long years, but the wait was worth it.

Publisher:
Vertigo
Writer:
Grant Morrison
Artists:
Cameron Stewart
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
April 1st, 2009

The Flash: Rebirth #1

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Geoff Johns
Artists:
Ethan Van Sciver
Reviewer:
Benjamin Birdie
April 1st, 2009

Pride and Prejudice #1

An adaptation of a classic that sucks the ironic wit from the source text and adds garish drawings in its place.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Nancy Butler
Artists:
Hugo Petrus
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
April 1st, 2009

Black Panther #3

T'Challa takes a stroll on the spiritual side of things while his sister, Shuri, continues her quest to become Wakanda's next champion.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Reginald Hudlin
Artists:
Ken Lashley, Paul Neary
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
March 31st, 2009

Irredeemable #1

BOOM! Studios has given Mark Waid room to try out some ideas. "Irredeemable" is one of those ideas, and offers a different take on the superhero concept -- especially the part about power and responsibility.

Publisher:
Boom! Studios
Writer:
Mark Waid
Artists:
Peter Krause
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
March 30th, 2009

War of Kings #2

Abnett and Lanning balance the epic scope of an interstellar war with the small moments of characterization needed to make it matter.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Dan Abnett, Andy Lanning
Artists:
Paul Pelletier, Rick Magyar
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
March 30th, 2009

Cars: The Rookie #1

BOOM! Studios next Pixar/Disney title zooms into comic shops this week and CBR has an advanced review.

Publisher:
Boom! Studios
Writer:
Alan J. Porter
Artists:
Albert Carreres
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
March 29th, 2009

Secret Warriors #3

Marvel’s best new series keeps on rolling with a confrontation between Fury’s Commandos and Hydra, while Fury meets with an old flame.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jonathan Hickman, Brian Michael Bendis
Artists:
Stefano Caselli
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
March 29th, 2009
FirstPreviousNextLast