Comic Reviews

Showing results 5122-5161 of 8847

All Reviews

comics per page
FirstPreviousNextLast

Moon Knight #4

Moon Knight and Echo go on a date (of sorts) and wind up running afoul of the Night Shift.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Brian Michael Bendis
Artists:
Alex Maleev
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Wed, August 3rd, 2011

Flashpoint: Batman Knight of Vengeance #3

Batman and Joker go at it for the bajillionth time. This time, however, it's different. In more ways than one.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Brian Azzarello
Artists:
Eduardo Risso
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Wed, August 3rd, 2011

Flashpoint #4

"Flashpoint" inches towards a conclusion, as characters blip on and off the page.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Geoff Johns
Artists:
Andy Kubert, Jesse Delperdang
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Wed, August 3rd, 2011

Irredeemable #28

It feels like we’re going over similar ground, but it’s different enough to enjoy again.

Publisher:
BOOM! Studios
Writer:
Mark Waid
Artists:
Peter Krause
Reviewer:
Ryan K. Lindsay
Wed, August 3rd, 2011

The Infinite #1

Robert Kirkman and Rob Liefeld give you a new Image comics read that involves time travel and plays to Liefeld's over-the-top, weapons-laden, shoulder-pad-bearing tendencies to drawing characters.

Publisher:
Image Comics
Writer:
Robert Kirkman
Artists:
Rob Liefeld, Adelso Corona
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Tue, August 2nd, 2011

Batman: The Dark Knight #4

Etrigan. Ragman. Batman. I thought you really wouldn’t need much more for a good comic. Yeah. I was wrong.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
David Finch
Artists:
Jason Fabok, Ryan Winn, Batt
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Mon, August 1st, 2011

The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen: Century: 1969

Welcome to the 1969 of the League’s world as a satanic magician tries to take over Mick Jagger’s body.

Publisher:
Top Shelf
Writer:
Alan Moore
Artists:
Kevin O’Neill
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
Mon, August 1st, 2011

Brightest Day Aftermath: The Search for Swamp Thing #2

The second issue avoids zero stars on the skill of Renato Arlem’s art. Otherwise, it’s the same pointless ‘search’ as the first issue, except with bad Superman characterization instead of bad Batman characterization.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Jonathan Vankin
Artists:
Renato Arlem
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
Sun, July 31st, 2011

Flashpoint: Project Superman #2

Kal-El is experimented upon by the government and manipulated by Subject Zero, all while looking as freaked out as possible.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Scott Snyder, Lowell Francis
Artists:
Gene Ha
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
Sun, July 31st, 2011

Captain America and Bucky #620

The origin of Bucky is told with great character work and fantastic art.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Ed Brubaker, Marc Andreyko
Artists:
Chris Samnee
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
Sun, July 31st, 2011

The Intrepids #5

Things come to a head as the Intrepids team tracks down Dr. Koi and get a peek at the truth some of them have been suspecting for a while now. Unfortunately, not everyone’s on the same page.

Publisher:
Image Comics
Writer:
Kurtis Wiebe
Artists:
Scott Kowalchuk, Donna Gregory
Reviewer:
Kelly Thompson
Sun, July 31st, 2011

The Mighty Thor #4

Odin and Galactus engage in battle the likes of which hasn’t been seen in comics in quite some time.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Matt Fraction
Artists:
Olivier Coipel, Mark Morales
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Sun, July 31st, 2011

New Mutants #28

The team-members who left a few issues ago? They're back.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Dan Abnett, Andy Lanning
Artists:
Michael Ryan, Norman Lee
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Sun, July 31st, 2011

Secret Warriors #28

It’s the last issue, so, obviously, it’s new reader friendly! Jump aboard and see what the hype is about!

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jonathan Hickman
Artists:
Alessandro Vitti
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
Sat, July 30th, 2011

Fables #107

We finally catch up with what has happened to Briar Rose post her self-sacrificial purposeful sleep that helped win the war in the Homelands. Mostly, the chick is still asleep.

Publisher:
Vertigo
Writer:
Bill Willingham
Artists:
Terry Moore
Reviewer:
Kelly Thompson
Sat, July 30th, 2011

Supergods

Grant Morrison’s book on superheroes is too incoherent and lacking in a central purpose to be much more than a book with some interesting parts and a lot of filler.

Publisher:
Spiegel & Grau
Writer:
Grant Morrison
Artists:
Frank Quitely
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
Fri, July 29th, 2011

Uncanny X-Force #12

Get in your Delorean and zap back to the 90s and tell the pimply version of yourself the future is in good hands.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Rick Remender
Artists:
Mark Brooks, Andrew Currie
Reviewer:
Ryan K. Lindsay
Fri, July 29th, 2011

The Cape #1

More villains need to use grizzly bears as weapons. Get on that, people.

Publisher:
IDW
Writer:
Joe Hill, Jason Ciaramella
Artists:
Zach Howard
Reviewer:
Ryan K. Lindsay
Fri, July 29th, 2011

Fear Itself: The Deep #2

Heroes punch the minions of the minion of the big bad.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Cullen Bunn
Artists:
Lee Garbett, David Meikis
Reviewer:
Ryan K. Lindsay
Fri, July 29th, 2011

X-Men Legacy #252

"Lost Legions" is already moving towards a conclusion, which makes this story much more concise and peppy than it first looked.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Mike Carey
Artists:
Khoi Pham, Tom Palmer
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Thu, July 28th, 2011

X-Men: Schism #2

The X-Men take out some wayward Sentinels while Kade Kilgore advances his plans.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jason Aaron
Artists:
Frank Cho
Reviewer:
James Hunt
Thu, July 28th, 2011

Amazing Spider-Man #666

The citizens of New York start to exhibit spider- like powers.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Dan Slott
Artists:
Stefano Caselli
Reviewer:
James Hunt
Wed, July 27th, 2011

Flashpoint: Kid Flash Lost #2

This is one of the few "Flashpoint" tie-ins that appears to have a clear purpose.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Sterling Gates
Artists:
Oliver Nome, Trevor Scott
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Wed, July 27th, 2011

Flashpoint: Hal Jordan #2

Remove Ben Oliver and a lot of the pep leaves with him.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Adam Schlagman
Artists:
Cliff Richards
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Wed, July 27th, 2011

American Vampire #17

Forget horror, this is a good old-fashioned war comic.

Publisher:
Vertigo
Writer:
Scott Snyder
Artists:
Rafael Albuquerque
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Wed, July 27th, 2011

Criminal: The Last Of The Innocent #2

A man so broken he cracks everything else he touches. What happens when you place him in the idyllic world of his past?

Publisher:
Marvel Icon
Writer:
Ed Brubaker
Artists:
Sean Phillips
Reviewer:
Ryan K. Lindsay
Wed, July 27th, 2011

Detective Comics #880

Scott Snyder writing Joker, James Gordon, James Junior, Dick Grayson, and Barbara Gordon. Yes sir, this is going to be a good story.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Scott Snyder
Artists:
Jock
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Wed, July 27th, 2011

X-Factor #222

X-Factor attempts to protect Rahne, and Strong Guy leaves the hospital.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Peter David
Artists:
Emanuela Lupacchino, Guillermo Ortego
Reviewer:
James Hunt
Mon, July 25th, 2011

Avengers Academy #16

Pym Vs. Creel! Veil Vs. Rubble! And nature abhorring a vacuum!

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Christos Gage
Artists:
Tom Raney
Reviewer:
James Hunt
Mon, July 25th, 2011

Ian Churchill's Marineman #6

The first volume of "Marineman" wraps up, leaving Steve Ocean and his supporting cast completely different than the way they were six issues ago. Oh, and there's a dude with an octopus for his head.

Publisher:
Image Comics
Writer:
Ian Churchill
Artists:
Ian Churchill
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Sun, July 24th, 2011

Batman: Gates of Gotham #3

The building of Gotham in the past takes a harsh turn, while the mystery of the bombings in the present has the Bat-Family at odds. Okay, just Damian. Damian is always at odds with someone.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Scott Snyder, Kyle Higgins, Ryan Parrott
Artists:
Trevor McCarthy, Graham Nolan
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
Sun, July 24th, 2011

Invincible Iron Man #506

Tony Stark is so drunk! And hanging out with Dwarves! When did “Fear Itself” become a Norse infused college movie?

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Matt Fraction
Artists:
Salvador Larroca
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
Sun, July 24th, 2011

Thor: Heaven & Earth #1

Ragnarok possibly comes again, so Thor has a little talk with Loki. And Loki lies. Maybe. How can you even tell at this point?

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Paul Jenkins
Artists:
Ariel Olivetti
Reviewer:
Chad Nevett
Sun, July 24th, 2011

Generation Hope #9

Hope and her crew are too late to save the latest light to be born, as he succumbs painfully to the pressures of being young and different.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Kieron Gillen
Artists:
Jamie McKelvie
Reviewer:
Kelly Thompson
Sat, July 23rd, 2011

Supergirl #66

Supergirl continues her undercover investigation of missing students at a college at the behest of Lois Lane, while Lois does her own investigation.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
Kelly Sue DeConnick
Artists:
CrissCross, Marc Deering
Reviewer:
Kelly Thompson
Sat, July 23rd, 2011

Cinderella: Fables are Forever #6

Time for one final trip into the Deadly Desert. It's Cinderella versus Dorothy to the end!

Publisher:
Vertigo
Writer:
Chris Roberson
Artists:
Shawn McManus
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Fri, July 22nd, 2011

Flashpoint: Deadman and the Flying Graysons #2

Amazons attack the big top in search of the “helm of Nabu” and Dick Grayson loses his entire family in the process.

Publisher:
DC Comics
Writer:
J.T. Krul
Artists:
Fabrizio Fiorentino, Alejandro Giraldo
Reviewer:
Kelly Thompson
Fri, July 22nd, 2011

Hulk #37

Ben Grimm, empowered by a hammer delivered by the Serpent, decides that it's time for another Thing-Hulk slobberknocker.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Jeff Parker
Artists:
Elena Casagrande
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Fri, July 22nd, 2011

Fear Itself: FF #1

"Fear Itself" continues to stretch through the Marvel Universe, grabbing hold of Ben Grimm and turning him against his family and the future, which are one and the same with the Future Foundation.

Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Writer:
Cullen Bunn
Artists:
Tom Grummett, Cory Hamscher, Rick Magyar
Reviewer:
Doug Zawisza
Fri, July 22nd, 2011

Hellblazer #281

The conclusion to "Phantom Pains" is just all right in the plot department, but the character notes are what will hold your interest.

Publisher:
Vertigo
Writer:
Peter Milligan
Artists:
Giuseppe Camuncoli, Stefano Landini
Reviewer:
Greg McElhatton
Thu, July 21st, 2011
FirstPreviousNextLast