Kara O'Connor

Comic Review: Casanova: Acedia #1

Comic Review: Casanova: Acedia #1

Matt Fraction returns to an old favorite and breaths new life into Casanova Quinn, in Casanova: Acedia #1 Casanova: Acedia #1 Writer: Matt Fraction Story: Michael Chabon Artists: Fabio Moon and Gabriel Ba Publisher: Image Comics Release Date: January 28, 2015 Get to know this great series and order Casanova Acedia #1! Or get the […]

 Ryan Thomason

Just the Tips is a raunchy “sex guide” for everyone with a sense of humor

Just the Tips is a raunchy “sex guide” for everyone with a sense of humor

Why is it no surprise that MATT FRACTION & CHIP ZDARSKY, creators of Sex Criminals comic puts out a sex guide called Just the Tips? Why it is more surprising that it’s a really, really fun thing to read? Just the Tips Creators: Matt Fraction & Chip Zdarsky Publisher: Image Comics Order Just The Tips […]

 Adrienne Fox

DeConnick and Fraction Won’t (or Can’t) Stop Creating Excellent Comics

DeConnick and Fraction Won’t (or Can’t) Stop Creating Excellent Comics

What mash-up or nickname do you prefer? DeConniction? Or, the Fractonnick? (Just don’t call her Mrs. Matt Fraction, please.) Any way you look at their recent works, Kelly Sue DeConnick and Matt Fraction are turning the comics world on its ear through creativity, skill, bravery, and trust—that is, trust in us, their readers. Both writers […]

 Ryan Thomason

WPR Holiday Gift Guide: Bin ‘O Random Stuff

WPR Holiday Gift Guide: Bin ‘O Random Stuff

We’ve already got your WATCH, PLAY, and READ guides for your planning purposes. But, just in case you’re REALLY freaking out, we got this list of random stuff that you probably never thought of! See, we love you, we’re here to help. Now, check out the wPR Bin ‘o Random Stuff! Now, almost everyone has […]

 Adrienne Fox

An Absolutely Fine Time at Rose City Comic Con

An Absolutely Fine Time at Rose City Comic Con

I had a great time at Rose City Comic Con! Fun exclusives! Awesome panels! Meaningful fan interactions! Fun after party! Sweet commission! Yes! It was full of exclamation points! If you’ve read my prior con reports, you’ll have noticed a few things. One, I like panels. Two, certain corners of the internet would consider me […]

 Kara O'Connor

Five Questions with… Joshua Williamson the Creator of Nailbiter

Five Questions with… Joshua Williamson the Creator of Nailbiter

Five Questions with… Joshua Williamson Recently I attended Rose City Comic Con in Portland, where I had a chance to sit down with Nailbiter and Ghosted writer Joshua Williamson. It seemed only appropriate to harangue Joshua with my “Five Questions” while in Oregon, which is where his now-popular serial killer serial takes place. We talked […]

 Sarah Eitelberg

Book Review: Words for Pictures: The Art and Business of Writing Comics and Graphic Novels

Book Review: Words for Pictures: The Art and Business of Writing Comics and Graphic Novels

Everyone wants that magic advice that will unlock the door into mastering an art; be it painting, sculpting, or even writing comics. A simple phrase that clicks your brain into understanding an ancient secret that pros have been using for years or a detailed map of all the steps needed to become the next Stan […]

 Kara O'Connor

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. […]

 Sarah Eitelberg

Sex Criminals: “Suzie Down in the Quiet” Issue Review

Sex Criminals: “Suzie Down in the Quiet” Issue Review

“It brought out my inner fangirl”

 

Fear Itself Was Epic

Fear Itself Was Epic

So I just picked up Fear Itself #7 today and was really curious how the storyline was going to wrap up in one issue. Needless to say I was not disappointed. Marvel’s event of the year was spectacular.

 

Marvel’s Fear Itself – WPR Exclusive Hands On

Marvel’s Fear Itself – WPR Exclusive Hands On

The average comic reader that has picked a Marvel title in the last two months has heard all about the summer “event” Fear Itself, with a planned street date of April 6th. Not many people know about it however. The promotional house ads have been purposefully deceptive, giving small hints about what may or may […]

 

Greg’s Three Cents – X-Men #7

Greg’s Three Cents – X-Men #7

Writing a review of an X-Men comic is hard for me. Much like Batman, I have such a longstanding love for the character(s) that it makes it difficult for me to see the work with an unbiased eye. When it’s good, it’s good, but when it’s bad, I almost take it personally.