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Kick-Ass #2 — Writer: Mark Millar; Pencils: John Romita Jr.; Inks/Colors: Peter Steigerwald Ice Cream Man #3 — Writer: W. Maxwell Prince; Art: Martin Morazzo; Colors: Chris O’Halloran Kill or be Killed #17 — Writer: Ed Brubaker; Art: Sean Phillips; Colors: Elizabeth Breitweiser Moonshine #8 — Writer: Brian Azzarello; Art/Colors: Eduardo Risso Stray Bullets: Sunshine and Roses #33 — Creator: David Lapham Monstress #15 — Writer: Marjorie Liu; Art: Sana Takeda We’re starting with the indy books this week, largely on the strength of Image’s six: Kick-Ass has the crowd-pleasing collaboration of Mark Millar and John Romita Jr. offering new twists … Continue reading
Black Panther Annual #1 — Writers: Don McGregor, Christopher Priest and Reginald Hudlin; Art: Mike Perkins, Daniel Acuna and Ken Lashley Infinity Countdown: Prime #1 (of 1) — Writer: Gerry Duggan; Art: Mike Deodato, Jr.; Colors: Frank Martin Doctor Strange: Damnation #1 (of 5) — Writers: Nick Spencer and Donny Cates; Art/Colors: Rob Reis Marvel manages to capitalize on a mega-hit movie successfully, with the Black Panther Annual featuring new stories from the three writers most associated with him: Don McGregor, whose ’70s run produced Erik Killmonger and one of the movie’s climactic waterfall scenes, and is on the short … Continue reading
This week, for $3, less than the price of one new comic, you can get three, all by Jack Kirby: True Believers: Kirby 100th — Nick Fury #1 — Creators: Jack Kirby and Stan Lee True Believers: Kirby 100th — Inhumans #1 — Creator: Jack Kirby True Believers: Kirby 100th — Devil Dinosaur #1 — Creator: Jack Kirby They form an interesting sequence, too: Nick Fury, Agent of S.H.I.E.L.D is from 1965, at the height of both the Silver Age and the ’60s super-spy craze; we watch middle-aged, tough-as-nails WW II vet Fury (in his late 40s, just like Kirby) gets … Continue reading
Secret Empire #0 ( of 9 ) — Writer: Nick Spencer; Art/Colors: Daniel Acuna Steve Rogers: Captain America #16 — Writer: Nick Spencer; Art: Kevin Libranda, Yildiray Cinar and Jon Malin; Colors: Rachelle Rosenberg Thunderbolts #12 — Writer: Jim Zub; Art: Jon Malin; Colors: Matt Yackey U.S.Avengers #5 — Writer: Al Ewing; Art: Paco Diaz; Colors: Jesus Aburtov Whether we all really want to read about a fascist takeover of the U.S. by a nationalist-themed sociopath and his cartoonish super-villain flunkies right now is a good question, especially in a ten-episode mini-series with line-wide tie-ins, but as such things go … Continue reading