Ande Parks

Red Hood and the Outlaws #25 cover by Trevor Hairsine and Antonio Fabela

Red Hood and the Outlaws #25 Review: Poignant, Intense, and Compelling

The Red Hood evades the GCPD after gunning down the Penguin in the streets. Things complicate when the Outlaws’ flying fortress begins to fall out of the sky. This provides a distraction, but the Batman is after Red Hood now too. This leads to a fight between the two former partners. Meanwhile, Bizarro and Artemis […]

Batman Beyond #18 cover by Bernard Chang and Marcelo Maiolo

Batman Beyond #18 Late Review: Payback in Neo-Gotham

Batman struggles in his conflict with Stalker as Matt and Bruce watch on from the Batcave. Meanwhile, Payback holds and tortures Ten of the Royal Flush Gang. After Terry narrowly survives the fight with Stalker, Payback brings the Bat to his lair. Here, Payback’s torment of the Batman begins. This one is a week old, […]

Latest Humble Bundle Features Kevin Smith And Friends

Today kicks off a new Humble Bundle digital comic deal where you get to pay what you want and help support your favorite charities. The new bundle is with Dynamite Entertainment and focuses on the comic work of writer/director Kevin Smith and his friends. The details of the deal, which includes 70 digital comics, can […]

Ande Parks Talks Seduction Of The Innocent

Corinna S. Bechko, writer of Vampirella/Aliens #5, talks with writer Ande Parks about Seduction of the Innocent #2, both in stores now. Cover art by Francisco Francavilla. CORINNA S. BECHKO: Ande, I’ve been really enjoying the book so far and can’t wait to see where it goes. Part of the appeal for me is the […]

Esteve Polls Shines On Seduction Of The Innocent

When the right artist finds the right project, the book is something special. I believe that is the case here with Seduction of the Innocent. I liked  Esteve Polls work on the Lone Ranger, but here in this gritty 50’s world of crime and corruption his artwork really sings. And the fact that Ande Parks […]

Parks And Polls Seduce With True Crime Tale

One of the things I love about comic books is that just about any genre can work within the four-color pages. Superheroes, romance, westerns, monsters, science fiction… all of them have succeeded at one point or another. Crime comics have had a few different resurgences over the years. If you are a fan of the […]

Seduction Of The Innocent Is Dark, Gritty And Enthralling

Spoiler Warning The title Seduction of the Innocent has a dark history in the comic industry. It was the title of the book by Dr. Fredrick Wertham that started the congressional hearings, led to the start of the Comics Code Authority and the demise of many comic publishers like EC Comics. So there is a […]

EC-Style Crime / Horror Stories Return In Seduction Of The Innocent

Dynamite Entertainment has announced a new series from Ande Parks and Esteve Polls called Seduction of the Innocent. Planned for release in December, the story is being called a gritty and depraved crime fiction in the tradition of James Elroy and EC-era crime and horror comics. Set in the San Francisco of 1953, Seduction of […]

Ciudad’s High-Octane Action Blows Readers Away, Just In Time For The Holidays

By Cameron Hatheway From page one, you’re hooked. Gun-wielding masked thugs have the protagonist surrounded, threatening to blow his head off if he doesn’t follow the rules. If this was a film, these opening pages would definitely be the 15-minute hook making sure it has your full attention by the balls. The bad guys want […]

Writer’s Commentary – Lone Ranger #25 By Ande Parks

The Lone Ranger #25 is the final issue in the series from Dynamite and writer Ande Parks gives us a page by page breakdown of the tale from his point of view and says he farewell to the Masked Man. PAGE ONE First, the date. I set our series starting in 1870, based on the […]

Reintroducing Chaos – Tim Seeley Talks

With the revival of the Chaos! Comics line kicking off this week for Dynamite, Ande Parks chatted with series writer Tim Seeley about where the project is going. But first Ande had a confession to make. ANDE PARKS: Okay… I have to open with a confession. I have not read the Chaos characters before. That […]

Speed On A Train – Ande Parks Talks The Lone Ranger

As The Lone Ranger series from Dynamite hits issue #24, it seemed like a good time for Byron Brewer to check in with series writer Ande Parks to see what he has in store for the Masked Man and his companion Tonto. BYRON BREWER: So Ande, was this your attempt to put into comic book […]

Brandon Jerwa Talks Li’l Bionic Kids And Writing All-Ages Comics

Brandon Jerwa has written all kinds of work, but he’s not known for doing all-ages, kid-friendly titles… so how did he end up on Li’l Bionic Kids? Ande Parks asks him… Ande Parks: I thought your Li’l Bionic Kids comic was really fantastic. Charming and completely entertaining throughout. I’m curious how it came to be. […]

A Savage Conversation – Chris Roberson Talks The Man Of Bronze

Doc Savage: Man Of Bronze has been out of the public eye for far too long, now Dynamite Entertainment has brought the character back with Chris Roberson at the helm. Roberson sits down with Ande Parks to talk about the new series and the artist they both have worked with. ANDE PARKS: First off, I […]

Ande Parks On Westerns, The Lone Ranger And What Readers Want Today

Ande Parks started his career as an inker, most notably doing a 40 issue run with Phil Hester on Green Arrow working with writers Kevin Smith, Judd Winick and Brad Meltzer. In more recent years Parks has been known for his writing starting with Union Station and Capote In Kansas for Oni Press and working […]