Image Sets October Release for ATOMAHAWK Collection

Image Sets October Release for ATOMAHAWK Collection

After runaway success on God Country and Redneck, rising comics star Donny Cates adds to his impressive portfolio with ATOMAHAWK from Image and Heavy Metal. Originally published in serial form in Grant Morrison‘s Heavy Metal magazine, the deluxe edition collects the entire run of the series. Cates’ pitch for the series is most certainly in keeping with the hallucinogen-fueled aesthetic of Heavy Metal, reading like the fevered ramblings of a coke fiend at the peak…

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ADVANCE REVIEW: Babyteeth #1 – Slouching Towards Bethlehem

ADVANCE REVIEW: Babyteeth #1 – Slouching Towards Bethlehem

In 1919, the poet WB Yeats wrote perhaps his most famous work, “The Second Coming.” Written in the aftermath of the First World War, Yeats was commenting on that conflict’s revelations about the primal brutality of humanity, and how Europe reeled from that war’s costs in dangerous and demoralized directions. But it also heavily drew upon Christian imagery of the Apocalypse and the Book of Revelations, and in that way, I thought about the poem a…

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After Wednesday

After Wednesday

Good day, Crusaders! It is time again for After Wednesday, a weekly opinion wrap up of my favorite reads in the medium of comics. This week has been crazy, with a slew of titles that range from classic Las Vegas to the Middle East to imaginative alternate dimensions.  Enough gabbing—let’s get to the comics: This is my first toe-dip into the most recent re-launch of The Shadow series by Dynamite, and I have to say…

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