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Phil’s Reviews: Stuff I Bought #270
The Wicked and the Divine #1 — Writer: Kieron Gillen; Art: Jamie McKelvie Iron Man #28 — Writer: Kieron Gillen; Pencils: Joe Bennett, Cliff Richards and Derlis Santacruz; Inks: Scott Hanna and Rick Magyar Gillen’s one of the better writers in comics right now, and his first big splash was Phonogram — especially the second volume, a multiple-perspective tale of one night in a dance hall, and the magical effects of the music played there on its listeners. That was a collaboration with McKelvie, too, and the team went on to create one of last year’s best mainstream series, Young Avengers; … Continue reading
Posted in New Comics, Reviews Tagged Daredevil, Doodle Jump, Fables, Fatale, Iron Man, Minimum Wage, MPH, Original Sin, Sex Criminals, Silver Surfer, The Wicked and the Divine, Thomas Alsop, X-men Leave a comment
Phil’s Reviews: Stuff I Bought #267
The Shadow: Midnight in Moscow #1 (of 6) — Writer/Artist: Howard Chaykin The Shadow’s one of those classic characters who attracts creators — Denny O’Neil and Michael Kaluta in the ’70s, and Chaykin himself in the ’80s — who see him as an effective springboard for slam-bang pulp adventure. This story’s set in 1949, a period whose fashions and people Chaykin has always loved to draw (Satellite Sam, his other current work, is set the same era — and written by Matt Fraction, who knows full well how to keep his artists happy), and watching him set up his plot, craft … Continue reading
Posted in New Comics, Reviews Tagged Batman Eternal, Daredevil, Forever Evil, Future's End, Justice League, MPH, Original Sin, Saga, Spider-man, The Shadow, Velvet, X-men Leave a comment