Pick of the Week

Pick of the Week

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Pick of the Week: “Action Man” #1

By | Jun 23, 2016 | News, Pick of the Week

Hasbro’s revitalization of old Hasbro properties continues with this week’s “Action Man” #1. After Britain loses its best secret agent not named Bond, his successor has to deal with living up to the original Action Man’s legacy, on top of finding his killer. Written by John Barber Illustrated by Paolo Villanelli ACTION MAN IS DEAD […]

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Pick of the Week: “Control” #1

By | Jun 2, 2016 | Pick of the Week, Reviews

  Dynamite’s new police procedural is a solid debut that both embraces and subverts the tropes of its well-worn genre. Written by Andy Diggle & Angela Cruickshank Illustrated by Andrea Mutti Detective-Sergeant Kate Burnham isn’t making any friends in the Washington DC Police Department. That makes her the perfect scapegoat when a routine homicide investigation threatens to […]

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Pick of the Week: “Nighthawk” #1

By | May 26, 2016 | Pick of the Week, Reviews

David Walker, Ramon Villalobos and Tamra Bonvillain come together to blow the lid off of what you think superhero comics can be with “Nighthawk” #1. Read on for our review but be warned, there are some minor spoilers within this review. Written by David Walker Illustrated Ramon Villalobos and Tamra Bonvillain Straight from the pages […]

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Pick of the Week: “Dept. H” #2

By | May 19, 2016 | Pick of the Week, Reviews

Matt and Sharlene Kindt continue adding depth to their undersea murder mystery in the gorgeously ethereal “Dept. H” #2. Story, pencils, and colors swirl together to create an atmospheric tale that is pure Kindt originality. Written by Matt Kindt Illustrated by Matt and Sharlene Kindt Matt Kindt’s survival sci-fi series continues! Mia’s investigation into the […]

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Pick of the Week: “The Twilight Children”

By | May 12, 2016 | Pick of the Week, Reviews

Gilbert Hernandez and Darwyn Cooke channel the more romantic side of science fiction for “The Twilight Children”. The two of them working together is something akin to a cartoonist supergroup, and their distinct voices and unique storytelling sensibilities come together to create something eerie, fascinating, and beautiful. And it almost all works, too. Written by […]

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Pick of the Week: Street Fighter X G.I. Joe #1

By | Feb 25, 2016 | Pick of the Week, Reviews

This no-holds-barred nostalgia-filled brawl manages to encompass the best of both its influences to create something even more fantastical and fun. Written by Aubrey Sitterson Illustrated by Emilio Laiso On a hidden island in international waters, 16 combatants enter a secret tournament… one that pits Street Fighter vs. G.I. JOE! M. Bison and Destro have joined forces, […]

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Pick of the Week: “Batman” #49

By | Feb 12, 2016 | Pick of the Week, Reviews

Realism and science fiction clash together wonderfully in “Batman” #49, giving us a new origin for Batman that retains the inspiring spirit of the character. Snyder and Tynion write a pivotal issue that adds to the current 21st century mythos of a character born of the 1930s. Written by Scott Snyder and James Tynion IV […]


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