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Shadowman #3 cover by Tonci Zonjic

Shadowman #3 Review: Baron Samedi Seems Fun to Party With

Shadowman is trapped in the Deadside once more. Alyssa works to devise a means to bring Jack Boniface back to our world, and she is visited by two Abettors while doing so. Back in the Deadside, Jack comes up with a plan: Alyssa and the Abettors can distract Baron Samedi while Jack retrieves the Shadow […]

Curse of Brimstone #2 cover by Philip Tan and Rain Beredo

The Curse of Brimstone #2 Review: Saving the Hometown

Joe awakens in his own bed. His sister, Annie, tells him that she brought him home, and York Hills has been decimated. Fires burst out across the city, but they were punctuated by falling ash and a blizzard. Joe comes clean about Brimstone and the Salesman, and the two try to find out who the […]

October Faction: Supernatural Dreams #2 cover by Damian Worm

October Faction Supernatural Dreams #2 Review: Surprisingly Dull Demon-Hunting

A goat-headed man enters the town of Gristlewood and immediately begins using supernatural powers to wreak havoc throughout the town. Vivian and Geoff arrive on the scene to stop him, and he easily dispatches them both. They return to their house, and Vivian is laid up to recover from her wounds. The whole Alan Family […]

Doctor Strange #388 cover by Mike del Mundo

Doctor Strange #388 Review: I Have No Jaw, but I Must Bark

We relive Bats hopping into Doctor Strange's possessed body, and he shakes the Sorcerer Supreme of Mephisto's delusion. Bats tries to shake Stephen loose of the possession, but neither are sure how to do it. Worse yet, Strange keeps seeing a specter of Clea, and he keeps trying to chase her down. Despite the unnecessary […]



Shadowman #1 cove rby Tonci Zonjic

Shadowman #1 Review: An Exciting Return for the Valiant Hero with Awesome Art

Alyssa Myles goes on an excursion into the New Orleans swampland to investigate some mystical goings-on. This results in her encountering a massive demon feeding on those lost in the wilderness. She uses a last spell which summons Shadowman back from the Deadside. However, he is weak and may be unable to defeat the demon. […]

Oro art by Gbenle Maverick

Indie Comics Spotlight: Oro #1-3, African Myth-Inspired Gritty Action

Oro is an immortal being who lives outside a village. Death has returned to that village in form of a demon named Omooku. Oro believes that he killed Omooku hundreds of years ago. Plus, a malicious man called only "the Doctor" has also mysteriously returned after being executed in 1973. What is happening to this […]


Doctor Strange #384 cover by Mike del Mundo

Doctor Strange #384 Review: Strange vs. Loki, Round One

Doctor Strange returns to the Sanctum Santorum to challenge Loki with the power of the Yggdrasil, the World Tree from Asgardia. Loki takes on the fight with glee, and it quickly turns into a mystic war between the dueling Sorcerer Supremes. This is the beginning of the knockdown drag-out we've been waiting for between Doctor […]

Damned #6 cover by Brian Hurtt and Bill Crabtree

Damned #6 Review: Demons Estrange You from Your Family

We are shown a flashback to the childhood of Morgan and Eddie, and we get more of an idea of what has led to their current lives. In the present, Eddie requests that Morgan helps them in his latest crusade to bring back their mother. Morgan isn't having any of it, and seems unwilling to […]

Doctor Strange #382 cover by Mike del Mundo

Doctor Strange #382 Review: All for the Dog

Doctor Strange is tipped off that Loki may be trying something exceedingly dangerous via the talking dog, Bats. Meanwhile, Loki is continuing his attempts to get into the door Strange locked to him. Before we start, I need to plug the review for Doctor Strange #382 given by fellow BC writer and awesome guy Joe […]

Spirits of Vengeance #3 cover by Dan Mora and Juan Fernandez

Spirits of Vengeance #3 Review: Better, but Still Very Underwhelming

We learn of the extended story of the pieces of silver, given to Judas Iscariot in exchange for the life of Jesus Christ. More specifically, we are shown how Necrodamus got his hands on the 30 pieces. Necrodamus needs all 30 pieces for the weapon he wishes to create, and he has sent his ally, […]

CrossGen Relaunch: Mystic #1

Apparently Marvel are publishing comic books too. Crossgen books to boot., Here is a rather gorgeous looking preview of Mystic #1 by G Willow Wilson, David Lopez and Nathan Fairbairn, coming out in August.

Eight Mystic Sketches By David Lopez

Bleeding Cool was the first to tell you that G Willow Wilson and David Lopez were reviving the CrossGen title (and trademark) Mystic for Marvel Comics, after Disney had previously bought the publisher after it went bankrupt. The first issue is published in August, but David Lopez seems keen to show you his working out. […]