Kara O'Connor

Comic Review: Howtoons [Re]ignition #1

Comic Review: Howtoons [Re]ignition #1

Howtoons have been giving kids fun with engineering projects for ten years. Continuing the adventure, they have now released a new comic through Image, Howtoons [Re]ignition. Howtoons [Re]ignition #1 Writer: Fred Van Lente Artist: Tom Fowler Colorist: Jordie Bellaire Publisher: Image Comics Release Date: August 6, 2014 Grab your own copy of Howtoons Reignition #1 […]

 Kara O'Connor

Comic Review: Genius #1

Comic Review: Genius #1

One young, gifted girl unites all the gangs of L.A. in a battle against the L.A.P.D. in Image’s new Genius.   Genius #1 Writers: Marc Bernardin & Adam Freeman Artist: Afua Richardson Publisher: Image Comics Release Date: August 6, 2014 Interested in Genius? Pick up Genius #1 and start reading this series today. Genius, from […]

 Kara O'Connor

Comic Review: Black Market #1

Comic Review: Black Market #1

Boom’s newest super hero story, Black Market, isn’t about how super heroes live. It’s about how they die. Black Market #1 Writer: Frank J. Barbiere Artist: Victor Santos Publisher: Boom Studios Release Date: July 16, 2014 Black Market #1 (of 4) Pick it up today! Black Market, written by Frank J. Barbiere, tells the story of […]

 Kara O'Connor

Comic Review: Deep Gravity #1

Comic Review: Deep Gravity #1

As earthlings continue to mine resources from the mysterious planet Poseidon, danger reaches a tipping point in Deep Gravity #1. Deep Gravity #1 Writers: Mike Richardson, Gabriel Hardman, Corinna Bechko Artist: Fernando Baldo Publisher: Dark Horse Comics Release Date: July 30, 2014 Order Deep Gravity #1 for your collection. This Wednesday, Dark Horse Comics will […]

 Kara O'Connor

Axe Cop Wall Decals!? Yes, please.

Axe Cop Wall Decals!? Yes, please.

Axe Cop‘s Wall Decals arrive at San Diego Comic Con 2014 Been staring up at your empty wall space lately? Wishing you could cover it with awesome graphics of someone you love. Maybe it’s your favorite axe wielding cop? Well wish no longer. This past Thursday at San Diego’s Comic Con, Surge Licensing and Walls […]

 Kara O'Connor

Comic Review: Supreme: Blue Rose #1

Comic Review: Supreme: Blue Rose #1

“Ethereal” perfectly describes Image Comics’ reboot of their famed superhero Supreme in the first issue of Supreme: Blue Rose.   Supreme: Blue Rose Writer: Warren Ellis Artist: Tula Lotay Publisher: Image Comics Release Date: July 23, 2014 Get on board with Ellis and Latoy’s Supreme Blue Rose #1 now! The character of Supreme is very […]

 Kara O'Connor

She-Hulk #6: You’ve Been Served

She-Hulk #6: You’ve Been Served

The mysterious “Blue File” continues to plague Jennifer Walters in Issue #6 of Charles Soule’s She-Hulk.   She-Hulk #6 Writer: Charles Soule Artist: Ron Wimberly Cover Art: Kevin Wada Publisher: Marvel Comics Release Date: July 16, 2014 Catch up on this acclaimed run on She-Hulk! She-hulk TPB Vol. 01 Law And Disorder – $12.79 Retail […]

 Kara O'Connor

The Last Fall #1 – War: What is it Good For?

The Last Fall #1 – War: What is it Good For?

IDW releases a sci-fi limited series that asks us to define what war means to us with The Last Fall. The Last Fall #1 Writer: Tom Waltz Artist: Casey Maloney Colorist: Dusty Yee Publisher: IDW Release Date: July 16, 2014 Get a copy of sent to Last Fall #1 (of 5) (Subscription Variant) you! Space travel […]

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Doberman #1: Action Attraction

Doberman #1: Action Attraction

Opulent 80’s rogue cop tale Doberman pays homage to the popular and sometimes campy action crime genre. Doberman Creator/Writer: Scott Marder, Rob Rosell and Jack Lambert Artist: Brandon McKinney Colorist: Zac Atkinson Publishers: IDW and Darby Pop Release Date: July 16, 2014 Snag a copy of Doberman #1 to be delivered right to your face door! Last summer, Darby […]

 Kara O'Connor

Atlas Comics #1 and #2 : Mutants Unite!

Atlas Comics #1 and #2 : Mutants Unite!

Set in a not so distant future, Atlas observes the possibility of mutants and posits a world that embraces them. Atlas #1 and #2 Creators: Lon Nowak, Jack Ciolli and Liz Lundblade Publisher: Self-published, visit  atlascomic.com Release Dates: #1 February 17, 2014 and #2 June 20, 2014 Available for FREE (donations accepted) Unlike the popular and […]

 Kara O'Connor

Spread #1: Many Sleepless Nights Ahead, Dear Readers

Spread #1: Many Sleepless Nights Ahead, Dear Readers

Image releases a vicious new monster who expands its evil pestilence in the new sci-fi horror adventure, Spread.   Spread #1 Writer: Justin Jordan Artist: Kyle Strahm Publisher: Image Release Date: July 9, 2014 Visit imagecomics.com or your local store for Spread #1. You can pre-order Spread #2 and Spread #3 from Things From Another World. […]

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Nailbiter #3: A Killer Party

Nailbiter #3: A Killer Party

Nailbiter #3 continues to dole out the serial killers as the Image publication sharpens its storyline. Nailbiter #3 Writer: Josh Williamson Artist: Mike Henderson Publisher: Image Comics Release Date: July 2, 2014 Get on board with this series now and pick up Nailbiter #3, Nailbiter #2 (2nd Printing), and Nailbiter #1 (2nd Printing)! The current issue of Nailbiter […]

 Kara O'Connor

ComiXology Going Prime: Here’s the Good, the Bad and the Ugly

ComiXology Going Prime: Here’s the Good, the Bad and the Ugly

Internet retailer Amazon purchased digital comics pioneer ComiXology this past spring and then appeared to successfully maneuver technical turbulence and lower prices. But is the merge good for the comic industry in the long run, or will creators ultimately suffer as a result?   ComiXology has been the leader in digital comic books since its […]

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Sex Criminals #6: Faking It

Sex Criminals #6: Faking It

Jon and Suzie return after a short hiatus from their sex crimes and settle down into domestic bliss in Sex Criminals # 6. Maybe.   Sex Criminals #6 Writer: Matt Fraction Artist: Chip Zdarsky Publisher: Image Comics Release date: June 25, 2014 Pick up Sex Criminals #6 now! Catch up with the Sex Criminals TPB Vol. […]

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Eye of Newt #1: A Magical Mystery Tour

Eye of Newt #1: A Magical Mystery Tour

A throwback to ’70s RPG games makes for a thickly clichéd first issue of Eye of Newt. Eye of Newt Writer/Artist: Michael Hague Publisher: Dark Horse Release Date: June 18, 2014 Pick up Eye of Newt #1 today and see if you agree! The fantasy laden Eye of Newt #1 from Dark Horse Comics harkens back to […]