Marykate Jasper


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REVIEW: Soule & McNiven's "Death of Wolverine" #2

Fri, September 12th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Charles Soule & Steve McNiven's "Death of Wolverine" #2 is an "effective and graceful" second issue continuing the "thoughtful finale" event series.

5-STAR REVIEW: Gillen & McKelvie's "The Wicked + The Divine" #1 Lives Up To Its Name

Thu, June 19th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Kieron Gillen & Jamie McKelvie's debut issue of "The Wicked + The Divine" has "intriguing questions, interesting characters and pretty unmatched craft."

ADVANCE REVIEW: Keatinge & Randolph's "Tech Jacket" #1

Thu, June 12th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Joe Keatinge and Khary Randolph's "Tech Jacket" #1 features "tightrope-precise pacing" and "gloriously gory Technicolor" art.

REVIEW: Edginton & Culbard's "Brass Sun" #1

Fri, May 30th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Ian Edginton and I.N.J. Culbard's "Brass Sun #1 is "a lovely, promising first issue that presents something unique and engaging."

REVIEW: "Batman Eternal" #7 is an "Explosion-Packed" Issue

Fri, May 23rd, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

"Batman Eternal" #7 is an "explosion-packed, game-changing issue" by Tim Seeley, Scott Snyder, James Tynion, Ray Fawkes, John Layman & Emanuel Simeoni.

ADVANCE REVIEW: Aaron & Deodato's "Original Sin" #1

Tue, May 6th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Jason Aaron & Mike Deodato's debut issue of Marvel's "Original Sin" "freshens the usual mechanics" of events for a strong opening.

REVIEW: Blackman & del Mundo's "Elektra" #1

Thu, April 24th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

W. Haden Blackman and Michael del Mundo's "Elektra" #1 is an impressive debut "with beautiful art, a bold perspective and a hypnotizing narrative voice."

REVIEW: Aaron & Ribic's "Thor: God of Thunder" #21 is "Fittingly Epic"

Mon, April 21st, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Jason Aaron and Esad Ribic deliver a "fittingly epic, awesome and all other adjectives Asgardian" issue with "Thor: God of Thunder" #21.

REVIEW: "Ultimate FF" #1 Is Impressive, But Flawed

Fri, April 18th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Joshua Hale Fialkov's script for "Ultimate FF" #1 draws the reader into the series' world, though the debut issue's art isn't quite as strong.

REVIEW: Stevenson, Ellis & Allen's "Lumberjanes" #1 is "Delightful, Spunky, Lovable"

Fri, April 11th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Noelle Stevenson, Grace Ellis & Brooke Allen's "Lumberjanes" #1 is "an utterly loveable example of how well all-ages comics can work."

REVIEW: Hopeless & Walker's "Avengers Undercover" #1

Fri, March 14th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Dennis Hopeless and Kev Walker debut "Avengers Undercover" #1, exploring the consequences of their work in "Avengers Arena."

REVIEW: Gillen & Kelly's "Three" #5

Mon, March 3rd, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Kieron Gillen and Ryan Kelly wrap up their historical miniseries with "Three" #5, a "gut-churning" issue that concludes the series nicely.

REVIEW: Ewing & Garbett's "Loki: Agent of Asgard" #1

Fri, February 7th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Al Ewing and Lee Garbett's "Loki: Agent of Asgard" #1 "is proof that blatant fan service can also make for a brilliant comic."

REVIEW: "All-New Marvel NOW! Point One" #1

Fri, January 10th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

"All-New Marvel NOW! Point One" #1 showcased Marvel's upcoming launches with style and flair for an overall strong anthology issue.

REVIEW: Gillen & Kelly's "Three" #3 is "Simply Masterful"

Fri, December 13th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Kieron Gillen & Ryan Kelly's "Three" #3 is "simply masterful," giving readers another platform to experience Kelly's "eye for brutality."

REVIEW: Fraction & Zdarsky's "Sex Criminals" #3 is "Lively, Rewarding"

Mon, November 25th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Matt Fraction and Chip Zdarsky present another stellar issue with "Sex Criminals" that is "balls-to-the-breaking-of-fourth-walls brilliant."

ADVANCE REVIEW: Bill Willingham's "Legenderry: A Steampunk Adventure" #1

Fri, November 22nd, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

CBR takes an advance look at Bill Willingham's & Sergio Davilla's "Legenderry" #1, which unites the worlds of Dynamite's licensed characters.

REVIEW: Johnston & Mitten Reunite for "Umbral" #1

Thu, November 14th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Antony Johnston and Christopher Mitten rejoin forces for "Umbral" #1, "the perfect excuse to introduce readers to the dark fantasy genre."

Death of Wolverine #2

Fri, September 12th, 2014 | Category: Review

Logan visits Madripoor to investigate the hit out on him in Charles Soule and Steve McNiven's "Death of Wolverine" #2.

Cloaks #1

Mon, September 8th, 2014 | Category: Review

Adam uses his skills as a magician to rob from the rich and give to the poor in Caleb Monroe and Mariano Navarro's "Cloaks" #1.

Aquaman: Futures End #1

Mon, September 8th, 2014 | Category: Review

Arthur's attempts to reconcile Atlantis, Xebel and the surface world are crumbling in Dan Jurgens and Alvaro Martinez's "Aquaman: Futures End" #1.

Original Sin #8

Fri, September 5th, 2014 | Category: Review

The Orb, Dr. Midas and Oubliette try to pillage the moon, and Uatu's murderer is finally revealed in Jason Aaron and Mike Deodato's "Original Sin" #8.

Bodies #2

Mon, September 1st, 2014 | Category: Review

The four detectives struggle to identify the strange body in Si Spencer, Dean Ormston, Phil Winslade, Tula Lotay and Meghan Hetrick's "Bodies" #2.

Revival #23

Mon, September 1st, 2014 | Category: Review

Dana confronts Anders, and Sheriff Cypress confronts Edmund Holt in Tim Seeley and Mike Norton's "Revival" #23.

POP #1

Fri, August 29th, 2014 | Category: Review

Coop is plotting suicide when Elle Ray escapes the lab in Curt Pires and Jason Copland's "POP" #1.

The Unwritten: Apocalypse #8

Mon, August 25th, 2014 | Category: Review

Tommy enters the Chapel Perilous, and Daniel Armitage's story reaches its end in Mike Carey and Peter Gross' "The Unwritten: Apocalypse" #8.

The Life After #2

Mon, August 25th, 2014 | Category: Review

Jude's connection to the others in purgatory has surprising consequences in Joshua Hale Fialkov and Gabo's "The Life After" #2.

The Strain: The Night Eternal #1

Mon, August 25th, 2014 | Category: Review

Ephraim, Nora and Vasily must navigate The Master's new world order in Guillermo del Toro, Chuck Hogan, David Lapham and Mike Huddleston's "The Strain: The Night Eternal" #1.

The Dream Merchant #4

Mon, August 18th, 2014 | Category: Review

The migration begins, and Winslow and Anne find themselves without the Merchant to help in Nathan Edmondson & Konstantin Novosadov's "The Dream Merchant" #4.

The Tower Chronicles, Book 2: Dreadstalker #1

Mon, August 18th, 2014 | Category: Review

When the Matawa First Nations council has a wendigo problem, they call John Tower in "The Tower Chronicles, Book 2: Dreadstalker" #1.

Avengers Undercover #8

Fri, August 15th, 2014 | Category: Review

Three months later, the Murder World survivors finally get the insider info they need in Dennis Hopeless and Tigh Walker's "Avengers Undercover" #8.

Lazarus #10

Mon, August 11th, 2014 | Category: Review

Greg Rucka and Michael Lark reveal what happened to Jonah Carlyle in Hock territory for "Lazarus" #10.

The Squidder #2

Mon, August 11th, 2014 | Category: Review

The Squidder changes his mind about retrieving the priestess in Ben Templesmith's "The Squidder" #2.

Steven Universe #1

Fri, August 8th, 2014 | Category: Review

Steven, Garnet, Amethyst and Pearl deal with attacking gems, birthday surprises and more in "Steven Universe" #1.

Day Men #4

Mon, August 4th, 2014 | Category: Review

The vampires of the Old World have arrived, and they've got questions for the Virgos in Matt Gagnon, Michael Alan Nelson and Brian Stelfreeze's "Day Men" #4.

Veil #4

Mon, August 4th, 2014 | Category: Review

Cormac exercises his power over Veil, and Dante meets Veil's "boss" in Greg Rucka and Toni Fejzula's "Veil" #4.

Vertigo Quarterly: Magenta #1

Fri, August 1st, 2014 | Category: Review

Stories include corporate superheroes, a tale of teenage loss, snowed-in sibling rivalry and more in "Vertigo Quarterly Magenta."

Kill Shakespeare: Mask of Night" #2

Mon, July 28th, 2014 | Category: Review

The Prodigals are caught between a mutiny and a cannibal in Conor McCreery, Anthony Del Col and Andy Belanger's "Kill Shakespeare: Mask of Night" #2.