Review Search: 2009-11-11

comics per page
FirstPreviousNextLast


Showing results 1-21 of 21

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly #5

A great conclusion that is original and also alludes to the films numerous times.

Publisher:
Dynamite Entertainment
Writer:
Chuck Dixon
Artists:
Esteve Polls
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
November 17th, 2009

Daredevil #502

With Matt’s friends reeling after the events of last issue, the Kingpin begins to cement his position in the underworld.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Andy Diggle
Artists:
Roberto De La Torre
Reviewer:
James Hunt
November 16th, 2009

Cable #20

Bishop chases Hope and Cable, who narrowly escape. Again.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Duane Swierczynski
Artists:
Gabriel Guzman, Mariano Taibo
Reviewer:
James Hunt
November 16th, 2009

Beast

Marian Churchland's retelling of "Beauty and the Beast" is a completely new animal, with beautiful art and an open-ended story.

Publisher:
Image Comics
Writer:
Marian Churchland
Artists:
Marian Churchland
Reviewer:
Augie De Blieck Jr.
November 16th, 2009

Green Lantern Corps #42

The sound and the fury have started to become tedious, and a major plot event suffers because of it.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Peter J. Tomasi
Artists:
Patrick Gleason, Rebecca Buchman, Tom Nguyen
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
November 15th, 2009

R.E.B.E.L.S. #10

Andy Clarke is one of the best artists working in superhero comics today. And while this isn't a great series, it's better than you might expect.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Tony Bedard
Artists:
Andy Clarke
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
November 15th, 2009

Realm of Kings Imperial Guard #1

Abnett and Lanning bring some action and characterization to Gladiator's Legion of Super-Guardians, and it looks nice too.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Dan Abnett, Andy Lanning
Artists:
Kevin Walker
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
November 15th, 2009

Marvel Adventures Super Heroes #17

Keeping in step with Marvel's re-branding of their Marvel Adventures line, "Marvel Adventures Super Heroes" gets a new direction and purpose.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Paul Tobin
Artists:
Ig Guara
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
November 14th, 2009

JSA vs. Kobra #6

The chess match between Kobra and the JSA comes to close in this issue, but their interwoven story doesn't end here.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Eric Trautmann
Artists:
Don Kramer, Michael Babinski
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
November 14th, 2009

Supergod #1

An oral history of superhumans and their role as modern gods in society, centering on the idea that a superhuman would not think like a human. Original, inventive, and very good.

Publisher:
Avatar Press
Writer:
Warren Ellis
Artists:
Garrie Gastonny
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
November 13th, 2009

Booster Gold #26

"Booster Gold" uses up all the extra pages this month in a "Blackest Night" tie-in that features a rather apt guest hero as well as undead villain.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Dan Jurgens
Artists:
Dan Jurgens, Mike Norton, Norm Rapmund
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
November 13th, 2009

Batman and Robin #6

A slightly disappointing issue of "Batman and Robin," but even here there still glimmers of excellence.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Grant Morrison
Artists:
Philip Tan, Jonathan Glapion
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
November 12th, 2009

Psylocke #1

Psylocke heads back to Japan with her former body in tow.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Chris Yost
Artists:
Harvey Tolibao, Paul Neary
Reviewer:
James Hunt
November 12th, 2009

X-Men Forever #11

Cliches and a retro-classic feel, but there's something comforting in the storytelling.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Chris Claremont
Artists:
Tom Grummett, Cory Hamscher
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
November 12th, 2009

Punishermax #1

The first issue of this new volume doesn’t run from the Ennis problem, confronting it head on while delivering a great read.

Publisher:
Marvel Max
Writer:
Jason Aaron
Artists:
Steve Dillon
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
November 12th, 2009

Strange #1

The cover says it all, "The Doctor is out!" Indeed. No longer flaunting his pedigree, Stephen Strange finds a new adventure in this limited series by Mark Waid and Emma Rios.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Mark Waid
Artists:
Emma Rios
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
November 11th, 2009

The Amazing Spider-Man #611

The best "ASM" issue of the year, with Deadpool and Joe Kelly and Eric Canete and all that is good in the world.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Joe Kelly
Artists:
Eric Canete
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
November 11th, 2009

S.W.O.R.D. #1

This not-so serious look at Agent Brand's space operation is better than its art would lead you to believe.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Kieron Gillen
Artists:
Steven Sanders, Craig Yeung, Jamie McKelvie
Reviewer:
Timothy Callahan
November 11th, 2009

Batman/Doc Savage Special #1

A typical team-up special that follows the format to a tee, which is disappointing from a writer of Brian Azzarello’s skill.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Brian Azzarello
Artists:
Phil Noto
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
November 11th, 2009

Wall-E

The comic boook equivalent of a a silent movie, WALL-E is BOOM!'s latest Disney/Pixar property to make the transition to the printed page.

Publisher:
Boom! Studios
Writer:
J. Torres
Artists:
Morgan Luthi
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
November 10th, 2009

Dark X-Men #1

I was a little dubious about a "Dark X-Men" mini-series, but this first issue shows a lot of potential.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Paul Cornell, Duane Swierczynski
Artists:
Leonard Kirk, Jay Leisten, Steve Dillon
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
November 10th, 2009
FirstPreviousNextLast