Articles By Jennifer Cheng
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Thu, July 10th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books
Peter David and Will Sliney's "Spider-Man 2099" #1 is "a solid debut, and will appeal both to existing fans of the character and new readers."
Mon, March 17th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books
The milestone issue of "X-Men Legacy" by Simon Spurrier, Mike Carey & Christos Gage is appropriately "about what it means to leave a legacy."
Mon, December 23rd, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
Kieron Gillen, Jamie McKelvie and a host of guest artists present "Young Avengers" #14, with "a pitch-perfect party moment" for the cast.
Mon, December 16th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
"Alex + Ada" creators Jonathan Luna and Sarah Vaughn's "have followed up on a promising debut with an even better second issue."
Mon, September 30th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
Scott Snyder and Sean Murphy continue their deep ocean mystery in "The Wake" #4 from Vertigo Comics, morphing it into "visually spectacular survival horror" in an issue with a fitting cliffhanger.
Mon, September 9th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
The debut issue of the "Batman: Black and White" revival is "unexpectedly light and funny" with stories from a diverse roster of creators and featuring characters across the Batman mythos.
Tue, September 3rd, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
Nick Spencer and Joe Eisma's "Morning Glories" #30 continues the series' newest storyarc for a well-plotted and drawn issue with excellent pacing that "will keep the reader guessing" about Irina's past.
Wed, October 24th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books
At the NYCC Gay Marriage in Comics Panel, Paul Kupperberg, Dan Parent, Joan Hilty and Phil Jimenez discussed the controversy and representation, Queer vs. Gay comics and Kevin Keller's high school love life.
Sun, October 21st, 2012 | Category: Comic Books
Adam Kubert and Anthony Marquez spoke about the Kubert School, its curriculum and the pursuit and rewards of an artistic profession during a panel at New York Comic Con 2012.
Sat, October 20th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books
The Women of Marvel panel at NYCC 2012 had a great mix of editors and writers including Editor Jeanine Schaefer, writer Marjorie Liu, colorist Jordie Bellaire and more discussing the contribution of women to comics.
Sat, October 13th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books
Dark Horse Comics' capped its video game-based comics panel at NYCC with Neil Druckmann and Faith Erin Hicks announcing and discussing their upcoming comic adaptation of "The Last of Us."
Mon, August 25th, 2014 | Category: Review
In "Ms. Marvel" #7 by G. Willow Wilson and Jacob Wyatt, Kamala and Wolverine team up to fight off the Inventor's giant mutant sewer alligator.
Mon, August 18th, 2014 | Category: Review
In "Shutter" #5 by Joe Keatinge and Leila del Duca, Kate Kristopher has a chance to talk with her newly revealed half-brother, Chris Kristopher Jr., and their conversation leads Kate to uncover one of her father's greatest lies.
Fri, August 15th, 2014 | Category: Review
"Original Sin" #7 by Jason Aaron and Mike Deodato is one big fight, "Nick Fury vs. The World," and the biggest loser is Thor, son of Odin.
Mon, August 11th, 2014 | Category: Review
In "Alex + Ada" #8, love blooms but doesn't have clear path within a thorny bramble of law and ethics.
Fri, August 8th, 2014 | Category: Review
In "SIP Kids" #1 by Terry Moore, the original "Strangers in Paradise" characters are all six years old. It's a funny and charming debut that will be especially rewarding for fans of the original series.
Mon, August 4th, 2014 | Category: Review
In "Aquaman Annual" #2 by Jeff Parker, Yvel Guichet and Alvaro Martinez, Wonder Woman, Aquaman and Mera team up to fight the Giant-Born.
Fri, August 1st, 2014 | Category: Review
In "Hawkeye" #19 by Matt Fraction and David Aja, Clint is deafened from the injuries inflicted by the Bro Gang but his brother Barney may get him to see, if not hear, reason.
Mon, July 28th, 2014 | Category: Review
In "Supreme: Blue Rose" #1 by Warren Ellis and Tula Lotay, Diana Dane, ace investigative reporter, gets the biggest story she's ever seen for a potential paycheck beyond her wildest dreams -- but there's a catch.
Mon, July 28th, 2014 | Category: Review
In "Tüki" #1 by Jeff Smith, Tüki hunts in prehistoric Africa, but an encounter with a wise man of a rival hominid species leads him to venture beyond the three waterfalls of his home territory.
Mon, July 21st, 2014 | Category: Review
In "Silver Surfer" #4, Dan Slott, Michael Allred and Laura Allred turns the action from outer space adventures to horror and mythological monsters in Dawn's small New England town of Anchor Bay.
Fri, July 18th, 2014 | Category: Review
In "Batman Eternal" #15, Ray Fawkes, Scott Snyder, James Tynion IV, John Layman, Tim Seeley and Dustin Nguyen pick up the neglected story thread about Batwing and Corrigan at Arkham Asylum.
Mon, July 14th, 2014 | Category: Review
In "Shutter" #4 by Joe Keatinge and Leila del Duca, Kate visits her childhood home while her would-be assassin Shaw tries to get out of the contract to kill her.
Thu, July 10th, 2014 | Category: Review
In "Spider-Man 2099" #1 by Peter David and Will Sliney, Miguel O'Hara must corral his hilariously self-centered plutocratic grandfather and fight off a time-travelling armored agent who has a mission to kill him.
Mon, July 7th, 2014 | Category: Review
"Black Widow" #8 by Nathan Edmondson and Phil Noto feels even more haunted than usual, suffused with melancholia and the specters of what-might-have-beens as she runs into the Winter Soldier on a train heist in Prague.
Fri, July 4th, 2014 | Category: Review
"Deadpool Vs. X-Force" #1 by Duane Swierczynski and Pepe Larraz is retcons a new first encounter between the Merc with a Mouth and the New Mutants who would become X-Force.
Mon, June 30th, 2014 | Category: Review
In "Brass Sun" #2 by Ian Edginton and I.N.J. Culbard, Station Master assigns Conductor Seventeen to accompany Wren in the Rails into The Keep, where they are attacked by agents of the Grand Dame.
Fri, June 27th, 2014 | Category: Review
In "Trees" #2 by Warren Ellis and Jason Howard, the Blindhail researchers make a disturbing discovery, a young couple talks of the future of Cefalu and a Somalian president incorporates the Trees into his political strategy.
Mon, June 23rd, 2014 | Category: Review
"Sex Criminals" #6 is the start of a new story arc focused more around Jon. The discovery of a piece of technology that works within The Quiet leads him first to despair and then to rage-ignited action.
Fri, June 20th, 2014 | Category: Review
In "Batman Eternal" #11, Scott Snyder, James Tynion IV, Tim Seeley and Ian Bertram combine action in Brazil and Daddy issues for the "Day of the Dads."
Mon, June 16th, 2014 | Category: Review
In "She-Hulk" #5 by Charles Soule and Ron Wimberly, She-Hulk and her crack legal team of Angie Huang and Hellcat investigate leads about the Blue File and a mysterious lawsuit that no one remembers.