ultimate comics realm review

Realm #1

Title: Realm Writer: Seth M. Peck Penciler: Jeremy Haun Colorist: Nick Filardi Letterer: Thomas Mauer Publisher: Image The Realm is possibly the best genre mashup book of the year. It contains orcs, dragons and goblins reigning in a post-apocalyptic wasteland. If that doesn’t make you excited I don’t know what will. Set years after these…

Ragman #1

Writer: Ray Fawkes Artist: Inaki Miranda Colorist: Eva De La Cruz Letterer: Josh Reed Publisher: DC Even for longtime DC fans, Ragman is a pretty obscure character. He showed up on Arrow in season five and is set to return in the new season, but in terms of the comics he’s remained mostly absent for…

ultimate comics batman: white knight #1

Batman: White Knight #1

Title: Batman: White Knight #1 Writer/Artist: Sean Murphy Colorist: Matt Hollingsworth Letterer: Todd Klein Publisher: DC I love a good speculative story, and Sean Murphy’s new miniseries Batman: White Knight offers a fascinating take on the Batman mythos. Featuring a reformed Joker as the protagonist and Batman as the deranged psychopath, this comic has the…

marvel legacy #1 review

Marvel Legacy #1

Title: Marvel Legacy #1 Writer: Jason Aaron Artists: Esad Ribic, Steve McNiven and various others Colorist: Matthew Wilson Letterer: Cory Petit Publisher: Marvel  Rebooting a long-established universe is a tricky business. On the one hand you want to imbue the story with plenty of mythology and cater toward longtime readers, but you also have to…

ultimate comics Runaways review

Runaways #1

Title: Runaways #1 Writer Rainbow Rowell Artist Kris Anka Colorist Matthew Wilson Published by Marvel Comics The Runaways are back! Hulu is THIS close to launching the live-action adaptation, so Marvel is taking a popular Young Adult novelist and one of their best artists and getting the band of teenage heroes back together. And not…

Star Wars: Mace Windu #1

Writer: Matt Owens Penciler: Denys Cowan Colorist: Guru-eFx Inker: Roberto Poggi Letterer: Joe Caramagna Publisher: Marvel As we edge closer and closer to The Last Jedi this December, Disney and Marvel continue to put out a ton of Star Wars comics and other extended universe material. The latest spinoff book to hit comic shops is…