POP is four issue miniseries from Dark Horse, now complete, that’s releasing in trade edition this week and what a trade it is. Seriously, the designer Dylan Todd might deserve some kind of award nomination for it. It’s the kind of sensibility and elaborate attention to detail you might expect from some kind of high-end […]
This Week’s Reviews: Spider-Gwen #1 Henchmen: I, Henchbot #2 D4VE #1 Men of Wrath #5 Spider-Gwen #1 (Marvel, $3.99) By Graig Kent “That’s ridiculous.” That’s what I first thought when I spied the name “Spider-Gwen”. Judging it on name alone it seemed ludicrous, positively dumb. Once I read the concept, though, it seemed less so. […]
Prepare yourself for an intense first issue of a new limited series from BOOM! Studios, entitled Curb Stomp, written by, Ryan Ferrier, with art by Devaki Neogi and colors by Neil LaLonde. Curb Stomp is a story about The Fever, a gang made up of five women: Machete Betty, Violet Volt, Daisy Chain, Derby Girl, […]
Coming this February, from BOOM! Studios, is the debut of Curb Stomp. Written by Ryan Ferrier (D4VE), with art by Devaki Neogi Curb Stomp tells the story of Machete Betty and the girls of The Fever, a gang committed to protecting their home. They have the self-appointed task of protecting Old Beach, one of three […]
IDW Publishing and Monkeybrain have teamed up to bring D4VE to print. The series from writer Ryan Ferrier and artist Valentin Ramon focuses on the aftermath of a war for Earth that is less “Terminator” and more same-as-it-ever-was. The star of the series is D4VE, a robotic war hero that is now stuck in a […]
Billionaire Langford Skaargard’s dream of cosmic exploration is no more and Roche Limit, a colony situated on the cusp of a mysterious energy anomaly, has become a melting pot of crime and terrible secrets. When Bekkah Hudson goes missing, the search to find her will plunge her sister and a cadre of the colony’s underworld […]
Theremin launched this week and continues Monkeybrain's tradition of turning out wildly diverse books to a ridiculously high standard.
Chris Thompson writes for Bleeding Cool… just before he heads off to Malta! [audio:http://popculturehound.net/podcast/PCHPodcastEpisode18.mp3] Taylor and I have mixed views about this week’s Marvel Now! books, and find we don’t see eye-to-eye with Daniel Way’s Thunderbolts #1 or Jonathan Hickman’s much-anticipated Avengers #1. Taylor also chats with Ryan Ferrier (Tiger Lawyer and Challenger Comics) about […]