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Preview of Jeff Lemire and Phil Hester’s Family Tree #1

Family Tree is a new series launching from Image Comics in November that’s been a long time coming, announced a few years ago from Jeff Lemire and Phil Hester. And now we have a look ahead at the first few pages of the first issue… FAMILY TREE #1 (MR) (W) Jeff Lemire (A/CA) Phil Hester, […]

Image to Finally Publish Jeff Lemire and Phil Hester's Family Tree

Image to Finally Publish Jeff Lemire and Phil Hester’s The Family Tree

No, Image Comics is not getting into genealogy. The Family Tree is a comic about a girl who transforms into a tree, which is upsetting to her parents, who take a road trip to try to find a cure. By Jeff Lemire and Phil Hester, this “genre-defying” comic was first announced back at Emerald City […]

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 […]

Shipwreck #6 cover by Phil Hester and Mark Englert

Shipwreck #6 Review: A Delayed but Satisfying Ending

Dr. Shipwright has arrived at the rendezvous point where the rescue ship from his world will arrive. Isham is there waiting for Shipwright, and Isham blows the bridge where the ship would land. Shipwright learns why Isham has been chasing him as well as those among his friends who have worked for Isham. This is […]

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, […]

Gold Key Alliance

Read Gold Key Alliance #1, Part of Dynamite’s Latest Digital Bundle

Dynamite Entertainment’s parent company, Dynamic Forces, is turning 25, and they’ve hooked up with Humble Bundle to create the Dynamic Forces 25th Anniversary bundle featuring a wide variety of comics from their long history. This new digital bundle features over 150 issues and three art books. Fans can pay what they want via the different thresholds starting today, […]

American Mythology

The Widow Returns and Days Missing Concludes: American Mythology March 2018 Solicits

The classic horror series The Widow is receiving a reprint courtesy of American Mythology. Plus, Phil Hester, Jeremy Rock, and Dale Keown’s Days Missing reaches the end of its saga. More details below.   JAN181157 THE THREE STOOGES TP VOL 02 (W) S.A. Check (A) Brendon Fraim, Brian Fraim Get more nyuks for your bucks with The Three Stooges Vol 2 […]

Rough Riders: Ride or Die, Cold War, And Animosity Coloring Book- Aftershock February 2018 Solicits

Rough Riders: Ride or Die by creators Adam Glass and Patrick Olliffe as well as Cold War by Chris Sebela and Hayden Sherman are coming out through Aftershock in February of 2018. Also, Animosity is receiving a coloring book by artists Rafael de la Torre, Juan Doe, Mike Rooth, Kelsey Shannon, and others. BLOOD BLISTER #4 (MR) / $3.99 / 32 pages / Color / on sale 02.14.18 writer/artist: Phil […]

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DC Announces $10 80-Page Monster Romance One-Shot From All-Star Lineup In February

DC Comics has revealed plans to publish Young Monsters In Love, an 80-page prestige format one-shot comic hitting stores in February, just in time for Valentines Day. The comic has an all star creative team including Paul Dini, James Robinson, Jeff Lemire, Steve Orlando, Mark Russell, Kyle Higgens, Alisa Kwitney, Phil Hester, Guillem March, Frazer […]


Darkseid #1 Review: A Genuine Story Of Revolution

To round out the month of Jack Kirby, we have Darkseid #1 to bring us tales from the shadows of Apokolips and give us insight into the head of its cruel overlord. The first story, by Mark Evanier, Scott Kollins, and Dave McCaig, tells of a trio of young revolutionaries who have been rebelling against […]


Shipwreck #5 Review: Warren Ellis Does It Again

Doctor Shipwright is trapped on a nearly-destroyed parallel Earth after a scouting mission went wrong. He has a rescue beacon, but he can’t get home unless he gets to the point where the ship will be sent. A man named Isham is apparently planning to destroy the rescue ship when it gets there. A pair […]

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 […]

Green Arrow: Quiver – 24 Trades of Christmas

Growing up, Green Arrow was my favorite DC character. He was a mix between Robin Hood and Batman and I really liked the archery angle. Plus he didn’t have superpowers, he was just really good with a bow and that was something you could train to be. He was an every-man hero that hung out […]

The Flash Season Zero – 24 Trades Of Christmas

Now that the build up to the holidays meets the dread television winter hiatus, this seems like a good time to throw the spotlight onto The Flash: Season Zero trade from DC Entertainment. It’s a series of stories that take place between the pilot episode and the first regular episode of season one. If it […]

50 Artists To Wake Up And Draw For Jack Kirby’s 99th Birthday

On August 28th marks what would be Jack Kirby’s 99th birthday. To celebrate the comic legend The Hero Initiative and Jillian Kirby, founder of Kirby4Heroes campaign have put together a “Wake Up and Draw” that will feature more than 50 artists doing just that… waking up and drawing. All the drawings will be featured in […]

Phil Hester Tried To Get Dagar The Invincible Into Gold Key Alliance

Nancy Collins, writer of Army of Darkness: Furious Road #5, talks with writer Phil Hester about Gold Key: Alliance #4, both on sale now from Dynamite. Interiors by Brent Peeples and cover by Felipe Massafera . PHIL HESTER: Before she begins asking me questions, Nancy [Collins] and I need to perform the Secret Former Swamp […]

Phil Hester On Writing Dinosaurs When Your Kid Is A Paleontologist

Two of Dynamite’s writers have gotten together to talk about the comics they work on. Here we have Corinna Bechko, writer of Miss Fury, asking questions of Phil Hester about Gold Key Alliance. We also have cover by Felipe Massafera and interiors are by Brent Peeples and Morgan Hickman. CORINNA BECHKO: I have to admit to […]

“I Knew I’d Like Turok Best.” – Phil Hester Talks Gold Key Alliance

Phil Hester talks Gold Key: Alliance #4 (of 5), on sale in July from Dynamite. Cover by Felipe Massafera. BYRON BREWER: Phil, as the penultimate issue of your tale (#4, July) arrives, what have been the greatest challenges about teaming this gang of classic characters? PHIL HESTER: Juggling the disparate casts and locales, for sure. […]