Comic Reviews

Comics Review: Guardians of the Galaxy #0.1

Story by: Art by: Colors by: Brian Michael Bendis Steve McNiven, John Dell Justin Ponsor Letters by: Cover Art by: Published by: Cory Petit Steve McNiven Marvel In preparation for the kickoff of Brian Michael Bendis’s Marvel NOW! iteration of the Guardians of the Galaxy, Marvel revisits the origin story of one Peter Quill, aka Star Lord. And here we ... Read More »

Webcomic Review: Unsounded by Ashley Cope

Do you love epic fantasy novels but hate having to wait so long between books? Do you enjoy fresh new worlds, incredibly defined characters, and a way with words that will have you laughing your tail off? Do you enjoy beautiful artwork absolutely bursting with color? Then you needn’t look further than Unsounded, a triweekly webcomic by the wonderful Ashley ... Read More »

Comics Review: Marvel NOW! — Uncanny X-Force #1

 Story by:  Art by:  Colors by:  Sam Humphries  Ron Garney, Danny Miki  Marte Gracia, Israel Gonzalez  Letters by:  Cover Art by:  Published by:  Cory Petit  Olivier Coipel, Laura Martin  Marvel I’ve always been skeptical of the idea of the X-Force team. Mutants able to take their vengeance on the world as they see fit, up to and including murder? It ... Read More »

Storm Front Vol. 2: Maelstrom (Dresden Files #2) by Jim Butcher

Storm Front Vol. 2: Maelstrom is the third graphic novel in The Dresden Files universe and the adaptation of the second half of the first novel in The Dresden Files, Storm Front. The previous volumes are Welcome to the Jungle, an original story set prior to Storm Front, and Storm Front Vol. 1: The Gathering Storm. Storm Front is by Jim Butcher, with the graphic novel ... Read More »

Storm Front Vol 1: The Gathering Storm (Dresden Files #1) by Jim Butcher

As you may have noticed, The Dresden Files by Jim Butcher has turned into quite the franchise. There are the novels, the TV shows, and now the graphic novels. Storm Front Vol 1: The Gathering Storm is the first adaptation of one of the novels into graphic format and the second graphic novel for the Dresden Files. It was first ... Read More »

Welcome to the Jungle (Dresden Files 0.5) by Jim Butcher and Ardian Syaf

Welcome to the Jungle marks Harry Dresden’s—and Jim Butcher’s—debut in the world of comics and graphic novels. It was originally published in four single-issue comics from April to July 2008 by Dabel Brothers, and is now available in a single compilation in hardback and paperback from Del Rey. The illustrations are done by Ardian Syaf, with several cover illustrations done ... Read More »

Comic Reviews— Black Widow Strikes; Scarlet Spider #1-6

After reviewing Marvel’s Point One last week (find the review here), I’m sticking to Marvel comics this week. Here are my reviews of Avengers prequel Black Widow Strikes, and Scarlet Spider #1-6, which was introduced in Point One. . Black Widow Strikes The Avengers has made Black Widow quite popular, so it comes as no surprise that Black Widow has recently ... Read More »

Comic Reviews— Marvel Point One

Being a beginner in the world of reading comics is difficult. Seriously, sometimes I think comic publishers make resources hard to find on purpose. One can spend hours searching the internet to find out where to start. DC made it easier for us with their New 52, but what I really wanted was to read Marvel comics without having to read ... Read More »