ADVANCE REVIEW: The Sovereigns #1 – Jump On To A Universe Reimagined

ADVANCE REVIEW: The Sovereigns #1 – Jump On To A Universe Reimagined

It’s easy to forget that there have almost always been super heroic alternatives to the universes of DC and Marvel, whether that was the Golden Age Captain Marvel, the Charlton Heroes or Archie Comics’ stabs at the genre. One of the most fondly remembered, if perpetually struggling, examples were Gold Key Comics’ roster of suers-hero and adventure titles. Now, those properties are licensed to Dynamite Entertainment, and the publisher is currently making a big push…

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PREVIEW: BLOODSHOT REBORN Annual #1 From Valiant

PREVIEW: BLOODSHOT REBORN Annual #1 From Valiant

  After an incredibly successful year for their flagship character, Bloodshot, independent comic book publisher Valiant Comics has released a preview for the upcoming Bloodshot Reborn Annual from writers Jeff Lemire and Ray Fawkes with art by Michael Fiffe and Benjamin Marra. The first annual since the character’s relaunch will be available in comic shops on March 24th. Will you be picking up the Bloodshot Reborn Annual? Let us know in the comments!   [FROM…

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Image Comics Announces May Shelf Date for Fawkes’ INTERSECT

Image Comics Announces May Shelf Date for Fawkes’ INTERSECT

Horror is a hard genre to make work, but Ray Fawkes seems to have hit the sweet spot with Intersect. After a successful monthly run, independent comic book publisher Image Comics has announced that the first volume of Fawkes’¬†bloody solo project will hit comic book shelves on May 20th, and move into the larger book store market two weeks later on June 2nd. The trade paperback edition of Intersect will collect the first six issues…

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REVIEW: Intersect #1 – Avant Garde, Not for the Plebeians

REVIEW: Intersect #1 – Avant Garde, Not for the Plebeians

There is a little bone in my body that tingles when I see a comic written and drawn by the same artist. Some of the greatest creations in our medium have come from that singular unity of vision. Somehow, knowing that everything on the page came from one person suggests that nothing has been lost from the creator’s imagination down the line, to me, the ultimate viewer. The problem with Intersect¬†is that unless I was…

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CAPE WATCH: Daredevil Celebrates His 50th Anniversary, A New Scott Snyder Batman Series Hits Shelves, And Chris Claremont Returns To The X-Men

CAPE WATCH: Daredevil Celebrates His 50th Anniversary, A New Scott Snyder Batman Series Hits Shelves, And Chris Claremont Returns To The X-Men

Welcome to Cape Watch, where we explore the most interesting and/or biggest releases of the week from the “big two” publishers. Here’s what to look forward to this week from DC and Marvel: DC Comics ________________________________________ Batgirl #30 Barbara Gordon is having an ordinary day, nothing special. But then, [gasp!] something goes wrong! Now Batgirl must fight Ragdoll to save her roommate Alysia, in this newest issue by Gail Simone (writer) and Fernando Pasarin (Artist)….

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