Matt Johnson

MAYDAY #3 (of 5) – Comic Review

MAYDAY #3 (of 5) – Comic Review

MAYDAY #3 marks the midpoint of the 5-part series.  The issue pulls us further into the complicated world of international politics and then pushes into some lucid personal stories.  Does it hold up to the previous two issues?  Will I ever get a review up before publish date?  Read on to find out. See my […]

 Matt Johnson

MAYDAY #2 (of 5) – Comic Review

MAYDAY #2 (of 5) – Comic Review

MAYDAY #2 (of 5) came out a few weeks back.  The first issue took me by surprise as a random pick and hooked me right away.  How does part 2 fare?  Read on to find out. See my MAYDAY#1 review here. Title: MAYDAY #2 Writer: Alex de Campi Artist: Tony Parker, Blond Cover Artist: Tony Parker Publisher: […]

 Matt Johnson

MAYDAY #1 (of 5) – Comic Review

MAYDAY #1 (of 5) – Comic Review

MAYDAY is the #1 of 5 in a new series by Alex de Campi, creator of Smoke, No Mercy, and Kat & Mouse, among other things, and artists Tony Parker (This Damned Band, R.I.P.D., F4, etc), and Blond, who appears to have put color on just about everything great (Lobo, Raven #1, Planet of the […]

 Stefani Sloma

Comic Review: No Mercy #1 –

Comic Review: No Mercy #1 –

No Mercy #1, from Alex De Campi, Carla Speed McNeil, and Jenn Manley Lee, has a lot of potential but its first issue didn’t quite live up. NO MERCY #1 WRITER: Alex De Campi ARTIST: Carla Speed McNeil COLORIST: Jenn Manley Lee PUBLISHER: Image Comics RELEASE DATE: April 1, 2015 Have A LITTLE mercy and […]

 Adrienne Fox

Interview with Grindhouse Writer Alex De Campi

Interview with Grindhouse Writer Alex De Campi

Alex de Campi is a name you should know. She’s one of my favorite comic writers right now with her excellent work from the supernatural Valentine, available digitally at ComiXology or Thrillbent, to her Grindhouse series from Dark Horse Comics. Her miniseries Smoke was nominated for an Eisner Award in 2006 for Best Limited Series. You […]

 Adrienne Fox

Dark Horse’s Grindhouse Opens Again for B-Movie Madness with ‘Slay Ride’

Dark Horse’s Grindhouse Opens Again for B-Movie Madness with ‘Slay Ride’

I loved Dark Horse’s Grindhouse: Drive In, Bleed Out “Slay Ride” for turning Christmas time on its ear by creating fear instead of cheer. Grindhouse: Drive In, Bleed Out – Slay Ride (Parts 1 and 2) Writer: Alex De Campi Artist and Cover: R. M. Guéra Colors: Giulia Brusco Letters: Alex De Campi Publisher: Dark Horse […]

 comicseditor

Dark Horse to Publish Grindhouse: Drive In, Bleed Out in November

Dark Horse to Publish Grindhouse: Drive In, Bleed Out in November

Dark Horse announces the continuation of Alex De Campi’s excellent series Grindhouse! This November, Dark Horse will once again publish De Campi’s twisted, exploitation tales with a slate of amazing artists in Grindhouse: Drive In, Bleed Out. What Dark Horse has to say: From the perverted mind of Alex de Campi (Smoke/Ashes, Lady Zorro) comes […]