Filed under: Features | Tags: Bestof2013, Hit-Girl, John Romita JR, Kick-Ass 3, Mark Millar
Mark Millar & John Romita Jr. started the third and final chapter of Kick-Ass, their creator-owned comic book series that brought superhero’s into the real world with a strong emphasis on the word “reaI”.
Filed under: Features | Tags: Ben Templesmith, Bestof2013, J. Michael Straczynski, Ten Grand
Another Image comic’s release that had me pre-ordering like a mad man was Ten Grand by a creative team that had me hyped.
IDW Publishing seem to have developed a knack for licensing just the right titles for release…..and this among an already impressive line-up but the stand-out one for me has been X-Files Season 10.
In recent times, the “events” from the big two have been mainly a big disappointment……..ending up pointless or not really rocking the comic universe as billed…..but DC’s Trinity War was going to change that…..right??
Jeff Lemire is a fairly new writer/artist to me but after loving some of his previous work I jumped at pre-ordering this latest release from Vertigo.
We saw this hit cinema’s back in April based on a (yet-to-be seen) Graphic Novel from Radical Studios, written & directed by Joseph Kosinski.
Steve Niles hits us with another winner with his 3-part arc Breath of Bones: A Tale of the Golem through Dark horse Comics (reviewed here).
Just a few weeks ago I was lucky enough to get hold of a review copy of Garry Mac’s latest, Gonzo Cosmic – set for release soon but it impressed straight-away……and then some.
Filed under: Features | Tags: Bestof2013, Dan Harris, Jim Bampfield, Kris Carter, Lou Scannon
The first self-published title to make my list of highlights is Lou Scannon…..comedy gold in comic book form.
Filed under: Features | Tags: Bestof2013, dc comics, Injustice Gods Among Us
As my interest in some of DC’s New 52 releases wavered this year I took a chance with their video game tie-in Injustice: Gods Among Us…….and I was glad I did.