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Comic Book Review: Dead Vengeance #1

Comic Book Review: Dead Vengeance #1

Dead Vengeance had me hooked in the first few pages with the high quality of both the art and the writing. It opens to a body preserved in liquid thought to be hokey sideshow attraction that springs to life not knowing who or where he is. He soon learns he is John Doe, a radio host that went missing in 1930. 10 years have passed and he needs to find out what happened to him and why the mob, cops, […]

Comic Book Review: The Paybacks #1

Comic Book Review: The Paybacks #1

From the writer of the acclaimed Buzzkill mini-series, comes this new and hilarious story that follows a group of superheroes forced to become repo man on other super heroes. If you are looking for something left field and a bit of a satire on masked vigilantes, then this will have you cracking a smile as you turn the pages. In the first pages, you are introduced to the current team; their distinctive personalities, and their contribution to the group. With […]

Comic Book Review: “Hellboy In Hell #7”

Comic Book Review: “Hellboy In Hell #7”

Hellboy is in Hell? and he’s caught an illness. That’s sounds like a strange concept, but not in Hell. We find our favorite underground hero in a dire situation where a carnivorous parasite has attached itself to him. With the help of some elder man and their attempts to find a cure, he tries to buy himself sometime. The creator of Hellboy, Mike Mignola, has curated one of best looking Hellboy comics in recent years. The illustrations in this project […]

Comic Book Review: “Orbit: METALLICA” From Blue Water Comics

Comic Book Review: “Orbit: METALLICA” From Blue Water Comics

Blue Water Comics presents Orbit Metallica, the band’s most recent comic book adaption about the early days and formation of the group. The theme of this comic book is all about what it takes to follow your dreams and keep your integrity while evolving as a musician, and that it’s all about the music and nothing else. The real treat in this comic book is the way each member explains how they were inspired to follow their calling. It also […]

Comic Book Review: Barb Wire (2015) #2

Comic Book Review: Barb Wire (2015) #2

In the new issue of Barb Wire #2 our tight leather pants wearing hottie can’t seem to catch a break. This comic book is shaping out to be as much of an action title as a well as comedy. The problems Barb has are starting to pile up on her and she needs money fast. The comedy within this issue is the annoyances she has with her job, the television crew that follows her, and the ongoing turf wars among […]

Comic Book Review: Fight Club 2 #3

Comic Book Review: Fight Club 2 #3

Fight Club 2 is ready with another issue of this flourishing project. In Fight Club 2 #3 we find Sebastian revealing that perhaps Tyler Durden has been around for longer than anyone thought and we the viewers are in for a ride trying to find his origins. As we read on preview issues, Sebastian’s son has been kidnapped and Sebastian and Marla figure out that to rescue their son they must infiltrate the new Project Mayhem crime syndicate. This issue […]

Comic Book Review: Death Head #1

Comic Book Review: Death Head #1

The Creators of Death Head #1, Zack Keller and Nick Keller have brought forward a horror project that seems to have a lot of potential in the issues to follow. We meet several characters, but a couple in the story seem to be closer to our titular character. From the start of the comic book you are place in a familiar setting,  you have a couple who are exploring the woods in a place that looks like it hasn’t seen […]

Comic Book Review: “Hitman: Agent 47: Official Movie Prequel”

Comic Book Review: “Hitman: Agent 47: Official Movie Prequel”

A brand new film adaption of the popular Hitman video game series is coming soon, but before that we get this action packed comic book prequel from Boom! Studios, that ties in directly to the start of the new film. Agent 47 a clone assassin working for a crime syndicate does what he does best and infiltrates a highly guarded building in hopes of finding his creator. We are also introduced to some major characters that will be in the […]

Comic Book Review: This Damn Band #1

Comic Book Review: This Damn Band #1

From writer Paul Cornell (Wolverine, Action Comics) and artist Tony Parker (Mass Effect: Foundation) comes a very original comic book story about Hard Rock and Black Magic. The story follows the comedic and wild antics of a world famous rock band in the mid 1970s, who are unknowingly worshiping the real Satan. The beauty and originality of this project is in it’s adoration and influence from the great era of classic rock culture. Every member of the group will remind […]

Comic Book Review: Fight Club 2 Issue 1

Comic Book Review: Fight Club 2 Issue 1

I’m going to break the first rule of Fight Club, but it’s worth all the consequences. In a few weeks Fight Club 2 the comic book sequel to Chuck Palahniuk’s Fight Club novel will hit the shelves and bring back the anti-hero Tyler Durden. The most anticipated part of this project is that Chuck Palahniuk himself has returned to continue where his novel left off. If you haven’t seen the film, but have read the book and need a refresher, […]

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