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Shaolin Cowboy #3

After a triumphant return in its first issue, Geof Darrow's "Shaolin Cowboy" #3 seems to be actively mocking its readership as if to say that they'll buy anything. Perhaps not the best way to keep readers on board.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Geof Darrow
Artists:
Geof Darrow
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
December 11th, 2013

Terminator Salvation: The Final Battle #1

J. Michael Straczynski and Pete Woods bring more revelations about the origins of the Terminators and Skynet in "Terminator Salvation: The Final Battle" #1.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
J. Michael Straczynski
Artists:
Pete Woods
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
December 5th, 2013

Hellboy in Hell #5

"Hellboy in Hell" #5 has Mike Mignola's new series return with a one-off story about a lost soul, and which reminds that the comic tell all sorts of stories, so long as they're set in Hell.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Mike Mignola
Artists:
Mike Mignola
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
December 5th, 2013

The Massive #17

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.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Brian Wood
Artists:
Garry Brown
Reviewer:
Marykate Jasper
December 2nd, 2013

Never Ending #1

"Never Ending" #1 has Adam P. Knave, D.J. Kirkbride, and Robert Love tackle the idea of an ageless battle between a superhero and evil scientist, but for a three-issue mini-series, the pace needs to pick up.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Adam P. Knave, D.J. Kirkbridge
Artists:
Robert Love
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
December 2nd, 2013

Star Wars: Dawn of the Jedi - Force War #1

The ancient Je'daii order returns and welcomes new and old readers alike in "Star Wars: Dawn of the Jedi – Force War" #1, as do John Ostrander and Jan Duursema, who again prove that they're the best when it comes to "Star Wars&q

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
John Ostrander
Artists:
Jan Duursema, Dan Parsons
Reviewer:
Jim Johnson
November 20th, 2013

The Fifth Beatle: The Brian Epstein Story

"The Fifth Beatle: The Brian Epstein Story" by Vivek J. Tiwary, Andrew C. Robinson and Kyle Baker is a captivating, emotional and flawless life story, brilliantly written and drawn that will engage both Beatles and non-Beatles fans alike.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Vivek J. Tiwary
Artists:
Andrew C. Robinson, Kyle Baker
Reviewer:
Jim Johnson
November 20th, 2013

Resident Alien: The Suicide Blonde #3

"Resident Alien: The Suicide Blonde" #3 brings Peter Hogan and Steve Parkhouse's second mini-series to a close, wrapping up a murder mystery but also setting up future storylines in a good way.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Peter Hogan
Artists:
Steve Parkhouse
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
November 15th, 2013

Star Wars #11

"Star Wars" #11 from Brian Wood and Carlos D'Anda includes a dogfight, a defection and more than a few declarations of war as hostilities escalate and the Rebellion tries to notch another victory.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Brian Wood
Artists:
Carlos D'Anda
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
November 15th, 2013

Bloodhound: Crowbar Medicine #2

"Bloodhound: Crowbar Medicine" #2 is loud and violent, confident, smart and funny, showcasing the talents of Dan Jolley and Leonard Kirk quite nicely as they produce new adventures for Travis Clevenger.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Dan Jolley
Artists:
Leonard Kirk, Robin Riggs
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
November 13th, 2013

The Star Wars #3

"The Star Wars" #3 by J.W. Rinzler and Mike Mayhew doesn't quite work as a story based on an in-progress idea, but is much more interesting as a showcase for George Lucas' early vision, despite some artistic inconsistencies.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
J.W. Rinzler
Artists:
Mike Mayhew
Reviewer:
Jim Johnson
November 11th, 2013

Astounding Villain House

This collection of Shannon Wheeler's "Villain House" stories will hopefully get a larger audience for Wheeler's feature, because these are too cute and funny and dark to be ignored.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Shannon Wheeler
Artists:
Shannon Wheeler
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
November 1st, 2013

Bloodhound: Crowbar Medicine #1

Don't worry if you never read Dan Jolley, Leonard Kirk, and Robin Riggs's original series; "Bloodhound: Crowbar Medicine" #1 instantly pulls you in to a world with an ex-cop who's paroled to help on superhuman cases.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Dan Jolley
Artists:
Leonard Kirk, Robin Riggs
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
October 16th, 2013

S.H.O.O.T. First #1

"S.H.O.O.T. First" #1's secular task force fighting other-dimensional monsters posing as angels and devils is a hysterical idea, but Justin Aclin and Nicolas Daniel Selma's comic feels more like a video game transcript than a story.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Justin Aclin
Artists:
Nicolas Daniel Selma
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
October 16th, 2013

Abe Sapien #6

Mike Mignola and Scott Allie story in "Abe Sapien" #6 is a little slow and drawn out, but the gorgeous art by Sebastian Fiumara drawing Mayan legends is easily worth the cover price.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Mike Mignola, Scott Allie
Artists:
Sebastian Fiumara
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
October 14th, 2013

Elfquest: The Final Quest

Wendy and Richard Pini begin the final "Elfquest" tale by bringing back just about every character from the last 35 years.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Wendy Pini, Richard Pini
Artists:
Wendy Pini
Reviewer:
Nat Webb
October 14th, 2013

X #6

"X" #6 kicks off a storyline introducing the Dogs of War, as Duane Swierczynski and Eric Nguyen's crime drama serve up its strongest installment to date.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Duane Swierczynski
Artists:
Eric Nguyen
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
October 9th, 2013

Shaolin Cowboy #1

Don't worry if you never read the original 7-issue run; the new "Shaolin Cowboy" #1 is loony and beautiful, and honestly that's all you need to know with Geof Darrow's long-awaited return to the character.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Geof Darrow
Artists:
Geof Darrow
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
October 9th, 2013

Grindhouse: Doors Open at Midnight #1

Alex de Campi and Chris Peterson deliver the first part of "Bee Vixens from Mars" in "Grindhouse: Doors Open at Midnight" #1.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Alex de Campi
Artists:
Chris Peterson
Reviewer:
James Hunt
October 4th, 2013

The Occultist #1

Tim Seeley and Mike Norton bring back their college-age magician in "The Occultist" #1, starting a mini-series that feels anything but magical.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Tim Seeley
Artists:
Mike Norton
Reviewer:
Nat Webb
October 4th, 2013

MIND MGMT #15

Matt Kindt shows us the repeated brainwashing of Meru through Henry Lyme's eyes, and as the cycle continues, "MIND MGMT" #15 gets that much more entertaining.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Matt Kindt
Artists:
Matt Kindt
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
September 26th, 2013

Criminal Macabre: The Eyes of Frankenstein #1

"Criminal Macabre: The Eyes of Frankenstein" #1 provides an irreverent look at the supernatural underbelly of Los Angeles and brings Frankenstein's monster to town for more irreverence.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Steve Niles
Artists:
Christopher Mitten
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
September 25th, 2013

Kiss Me Satan #1

Victor Gischler and Juan Ferreyra develop a vivid new world of werewolves, witches, vampires, and more for New Orlean's seedy underbelly in "Kiss Me, Satan!" #1.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Victor Gischler
Artists:
Juan Ferreyra
Reviewer:
Meagan Damore
September 23rd, 2013

Buzzkill #1

Kicking off their new alcoholic-superhero miniseries, newcomers Donny Cates, Mark Reznicek and Geoff Shaw surprise with a master class in what a #1 issue should look like.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Donny Cates, Mark Reznicek
Artists:
Geoff Shaw
Reviewer:
Nat Webb
September 23rd, 2013

B.P.R.D. Hell on Earth #111

"B.P.R.D. Hell on Earth" #111 has John Arcudi, Mike Mignola, and Tyler Crook continue to bring the scattered characters closer together, but it's up for debate on if Liz Sherman or Fenix is in more trouble right now.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
John Arcudi, Mike Mignola
Artists:
Tyler Crook
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
September 19th, 2013

X #5

"X" #5 lets Duane Swierczynski and guest artist Tony Parker serve up an epilogue to the first storyline, even as readers start to see where X and Leigh Ferguson's relationship is heading.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Duane Swierczynski
Artists:
Tony Parker
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
September 13th, 2013

Brain Boy #1

"Brain Boy" #1 feels like a fresh concept from Fred Van Lente and R.B. Silva, but in reality, this title is a revival of a Dell title that is over fifty years old.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Fred Van Lente
Artists:
R.B. Silva, Rob Lean
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
September 11th, 2013

The Star Wars #1

New writer J.W. Rinzler is a bit shaky at the helm of this major release, but Mike Mayhew's generally gorgeous art carries a jumpy story to make a comic that's worth checking out by fans of sci-fi in general, not just "Star Wars."

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
J.W. Rinzler
Artists:
Mike Mayhew
Reviewer:
Nat Webb
September 5th, 2013

Itty Bitty Hellboy #1

Art Baltazar and Franco's "Itty Bitty Hellboy" is enjoyable enough as a kids' comic, but it doesn't spend nearly enough effort finding humorous opportunities from 20 years of rich Hellboy mythology and ultimately misses the parody

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Art Baltazar, Franco
Artists:
Art Baltazar
Reviewer:
Nat Webb
August 30th, 2013

Angel & Faith #25

With "Angel & Faith" #25, Christos Gage and Rebekah Isaacs stick the landing in the conclusion of this series, putting a cap on the most successful "Buffyverse" comic series to date.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Christos Gage
Artists:
Rebekah Isaacs
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
August 29th, 2013

Star Wars: Legacy #6

"Star Wars: Legacy" #6 by Corinna Bechko and Gabriel Hardman is fun overall, starting off quickly but then slowing way down as it sets up the next story. Brian Theis is a capable but inconsistent artist, who darkens things up a bit too much at t

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Corinna Bechko, Gabriel Hardman
Artists:
Brian Albert Theis
Reviewer:
Jim Johnson
August 28th, 2013

Lobster Johnson: A Scent of Lotus #2

The conclusion of "A Scent of Lotus" sees Mike Mignola and John Arcudi's story wrapped up a bit too quickly, but Sebastian Fiumara's art takes all the time it needs.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Mike Mignola, John Arcudi
Artists:
Sebastian Fiumara
Reviewer:
Nat Webb
August 23rd, 2013

Dark Horse Presents #27

"Dark Horse Presents" #27 has far more hits than misses, especially since to David Lapham, Caitlin R. Kiernan, Steve Lieber, Jane Espenson, Karl Moline, Steve Niles, and Menton3.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
David Lapham, Steve Niles, Peter Bagge, Michael T. Gilbert, Janet Gilbert, Ron Randall, Phil Stanford, Caitlin R. Kiernan, Jane Espenson, Andrew Vachss, Mike Richardson, Donny Cates, Eliot Rahal
Artists:
David Lapham, Menton3, Peter Bagge, Michael T. Gilbert, Ron Randall, Patric Reynolds, Steve Lieber, Karl Moline, Andy Owens, Dominic Reardon, Melissa Curtin
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
August 21st, 2013

B.P.R.D. Hell on Earth #110

Mike Mignola, John Arcudi and Tyler Crook invite readers in to a new arc with "B.P.R.D. Hell on Earth" #110, but you might need a program if you're choosing this issue to start reading the series.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Mike Mignola, John Arcudi
Artists:
Tyler Crook
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
August 21st, 2013

Resident Alien: The Suicide Blonde

"Resident Alien: The Suicide Blonde" #0 brings back Peter Hogan and Steve Parkhouse's extraterrestrial posing as a small-town doctor, and this lead-in to the new mini-series is just as fun as the first outing.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Peter Hogan
Artists:
Steve Parkhouse
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
August 16th, 2013

Captain Midnight #1

"Captain Midnight" #1 has Joshua Williamson and Fernando kick off an ongoing series (after a "Dark Horse Presents" introduction), and this time-displaced hero's outing feels solid if average.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Joshua Williamson
Artists:
Fernando Dagnino
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
July 31st, 2013

Star Wars: Legacy - Prisoner of the Floating World #5

Corinna Bechko and Gabriel Hardman shift from world-building to action in "Star Wars: Legacy" #5 as Ania Solo takes some advice from one of her closest allies.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Corinna Bechko, Gabriel Hardman
Artists:
Gabriel Hardman
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
July 29th, 2013

MIND MGMT #13

It's an unlucky day for three families in suburbia, courtesy Matt Kindt's "MIND MGMT" #13. What starts as a rash of missing objects turns into a mixture of mind games, some more powerful than others.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Matt Kindt
Artists:
Matt Kindt
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
July 29th, 2013

Lobster Johnson: A Scent of Lotus #1

Sebastian Fiumara defends his claim to the title of best non-Mike Mignola artist in the Hellboy universe in a moody, retro pulp tale written by Mignola and John Arcudi.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Mike Mignola, John Arcudi
Artists:
Sebastian Fiumara
Reviewer:
Nat Webb
July 24th, 2013

Blood Brothers #1

After a thousand or so years of friendship, vampires Nick and Tree have seen a fair share of history -- but they may not see what's coming for them in Mike Gagerman, Andrew Waller, Etan Cohen and Evan Shaner's "Blood Brothers" #1.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Mike Gagerman, Andrew Waller, Etan Cohen
Artists:
Evan Shaner
Reviewer:
Meagan Damore
July 22nd, 2013

Star Wars: Dark Times - A Spark Remains #1

Dass Jennir, Bomo Greenbark, Randy Stradley and Doug Wheatley return to that galaxy far, far away as Darth Vader comes looking for Jennir in "Star Wars: Dark Times - A Spark Remains" #1.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Randy Stradley
Artists:
Douglas Wheatley
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
July 21st, 2013

The True Lives of the Fabulous Killjoys #2

"The True Lives of the Fabulous Killjoys" #2 by Gerard Way, Shaun Simon and Becky Cloonan further defines the divide between the City and the Desert and the beliefs of the Ultra-Vs vs. those of the last remaining Killjoy.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Gerard Way, Shaun Simon
Artists:
Becky Cloonan
Reviewer:
Jennifer Cheng
July 15th, 2013

X #3

"X" #3 has Duane Swierczynski and Eric Nguyen show the danger of spilling all of your secrets on a blog, and we're not just talking about identity theft here.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Duane Swierczynski
Artists:
Eric Nguyen
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
July 10th, 2013

Catalyst Comix #1

"Catalyst Comix" #1 has a great story structure as it brings back the old Golden City characters, but Joe Casey, Dan McDaid, Paul Maybury and Ulises Farinas's comic feels a little overwritten.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Joe Casey
Artists:
Dan McDaid, Paul Maybury, Ulises Farinas
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
July 3rd, 2013

King Conan: The Hour of the Dragon #2

Tim Truman and Tomas Giorello are back in action in a faster-paced issue #2 that feels more like the original story it's based upon, and lets them both show their skills to the fullest.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Timothy Truman
Artists:
Tomas Giorello
Reviewer:
Nat Webb
June 28th, 2013

The Massive #13

Writer Brian Wood alters the direction of the series for the better in "The Massive" #13, while keeping all of the dystopian elements that have made it great. Plus, the welcome return of regular series artist Garry Brown.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Brian Wood
Artists:
Garry Brown
Reviewer:
Jim Johnson
June 26th, 2013

Dream Thief #2

"Dream Thief" #2 by Jai Nitz and Greg Smallwood follows John Lincoln as he involuntarily slips into murder victim Jimmy Oliver's memories and alternately plays detective and executioner.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Jai Nitz
Artists:
Greg Smallwood
Reviewer:
Jennifer Cheng
June 24th, 2013

Captain Midnight

One-time radio star Captain Midnight makes his way to Dark Horse's comic book stable in "Captain Midnight" #0 by writer Joshua Williamson and artists Victor Ibáñez, Pere Pérez.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Joshua Williamson
Artists:
Victor Ibanez, Pere Perez
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
June 19th, 2013

Star Wars #6

"Star Wars" #6 is another fantastic installment in the series from writer Brian Wood and artist Carlos D'Anda.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Brian Wood
Artists:
Carlos D'Anda
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
June 14th, 2013

Breath of Bones: A Tale of the Golem #1

Steve Niles, Matt Santoro and Dave Wachter drop readers into the early days of World War II in "Breath of Bones: A Tale of the Golem" #1, and while the story is a charmer, it's the amazing art that sets this issue apart.

Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics
Writer:
Steve Niles, Matt Santoro
Artists:
Dave Wachter
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
June 14th, 2013
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