Author Archives: Kenneth Laster

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Champions 2020 issue 2 featured Reviews
“Champions” #2

By | Nov 12, 2020 | Reviews

Hello, my fellow teens(uperheroes)! beware spoilers! Written by Eve Ewing Illustrated by Simone Di Meo and Bob Quinn Colored by Federico Bee Lettered by VC’s Clayton Cowles When clashing protests over the teen vigilante ban break out across Chicago, the Champions risk their freedom to protect the young protestors from overzealous C.R.A.D.L.E. agents — but […]

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“Giga” #1

By | Oct 29, 2020 | Reviews

What if we lived in big robot gods huh? Haha jk…unless. beware spoilers! Written by Alex Paknadel Illustrated by John Lé Colored by Rosh Lettered by Aditya Bidikar Nobody knows why the skyscraper-sized mechs known as ‘Giga’ fought their bitter, centuries’ long war. All they know is that when the fighting finally stopped, the dormant […]

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Immortal Hulk #38 Featured Reviews
“Immortal Hulk” #38

By | Oct 15, 2020 | Reviews

“Immortal Hulk” #38 makes us root for the Devil Hulk. beware spoilers! Written by Al Ewing Illustrated by Joe Bennett Inked by Ruy José and Belardino Brabo Colored by Paul Mounts Lettered by VC’s Corey Petit He’s been chained. He’s been suppressed. He doesn’t even know if he’s real. But something is reaching through the […]

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This Month in Comics: September 2020

By | Oct 6, 2020 | Columns

September feels…so long ago. Trying to recall what happened in comics specifically last month is like trying to remember a beloved sweater in a half-forgotten childhood memory. But upon digging through some newspaper clippings and old found footage I can confirm that comics did exist last month and were pretty exciting actually! Things are admittedly […]

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“Immortal Hulk: The Threshing Place” #1

By | Oct 1, 2020 | Reviews

Mike Del Mundo gives Jeff Bennett a run for his money in “Immortal Hulk: The Threshing Place” #1 beware spoilers! Written by Jeff Lemire Illustrated by Mike Del Mundo Colored by Mike Del Mundo and Marco D’Alfanso Lettered by VC’s Corey Petit TWO OF COMICS’ MOST IMAGINATIVE TALENTS UNITE FOR A HULK TALE LIKE NONE […]

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“Giant-Sized X-Men: Storm” #1

By | Sep 17, 2020 | Reviews

“Giant-Sized X-Men: Storm” #1 is very pretty but leaves a bit more to be desired. beware spoilers! Written by Jonathan Hickman Illustrated by Russell Dauterman Colored by Matt Wilson Lettered by VC’s Ariana Maher Designed by Tom Muller HICKMAN & DAUTERMAN TAKE FLIGHT AGAIN! In GIANT-SIZE X-MEN: JEAN GREY & EMMA FROST, Hickman and Dauterman […]

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“We Only Find Them When They’re Dead” #1

By | Sep 3, 2020 | Reviews

The giant dead god is only the setting for this slow intro into this new cosmic adventure. beware spoilers! Written by Al Ewing Illustrated by Simone Di Meo Color Assists by Mariasara Miotti Lettered by AndWorld Design For fans of Decorum and Something is Killing the Children comes a new sci-fi epic from Al Ewing […]

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“Cable” #3

By | Aug 21, 2020 | Reviews

“Cable” #3 continues the titles reputation as a surprisingly delightful addition to the Dawn of X line up. Beware spoilers! Written by Gerry Duggan Illustrated by Phil Noto Lettered by VC’s Joe Sabino REUNITED FOR THE VERY FIRST TIME! Deadpool considers Cable one of his oldest and best friends. Cable hasn’t met Deadpool, yet. He’s […]

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“Fire Power” #1

By | Aug 6, 2020 | Reviews

Chris Samnee and Matt Wilson are the standouts to a pretty standard first issue in “Fire Power” #1.  Beware spoilers! Written by Robert Kirkman Illustrated by Chris Samnee Colored by Matthew Wilson Lettered by Rus Wooton The one who wields the fire power is destined to save the world, but Owen Johnson has turned his […]

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“Daredevil” #21

By | Jul 23, 2020 | Reviews

“Daredevil” #21 signals an end and a beginning of another…end?. beware spoilers! Written by Chip Zdarsky Illustrated by Marco Checchetto Colored by Mattia Iacono Lettered by VC’s Clayton Cowles BACK IN RED! ”TRUTH/DARE” STARTS HERE! THE BATTLE MAY BE OVER, but the WAR is far from finished! After the shocking events of DAREDEVIL #20, CHIP […]

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“Bitter Root” #9

By | Jul 9, 2020 | Reviews

“Bitter Root” #9 raises the tension as the stakes heighten and the mystery deepens. beware spoilers! Written by David F. Walker and Chuck Brown Illustrated by Sanford Greene Colored by Sofie Dodgson Lettered by VC’s Clayton Cowles While searching for Adro, the Sangerye family find themselves trapped in a southern town full of jinoo that […]

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“Captain America: Marvels Snapshots” #1

By | Jun 25, 2020 | Reviews

“Captain America: Marvels Snapshots” #1 is a surprisingly relevant story that despite some hits and misses prompts important questions. beware spoilers! Written by Mark Russell Illustrated by Ramón Peréz Colored by Rico Renzi Lettered by VC’s Joe Sabino Acclaimed writer Mark Russell (Second Coming, Wonder Twins) and superstar artist Ramon Perez take us to Kirbytown […]

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