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 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…

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…

Elsewhere #1 Review

Title: Elsewhere Writer: Jay Faerber Artist: Sumeyye Kesgin Colorist: Ron Riley Publisher: Image It’s always fun seeing a book that combines historical figures with a heavy fantasy/sci-fi premise. In Elsewhere, the latest Image title from the writer of Copperhead, the story imagines what it would be like if Amelia Earheart landed in a fantasy realm…

Go Go Power Rangers #1 Review

Title: Go Go Power Rangers Writer: Ryan Parrott Artist: Dan Mora Publisher: Boom! Studios For most people, Power Rangers ended with the Mighty Morphin era in the 90s. I however watched the show religiously all throughout elementary and middle school, with Time Force and Lost Galaxy probably ranking as my favorite seasons. That said, 2017…

astonishing x-men

Astonishing X-Men #1

Title: Astonishing X-Men Writer: Charles Soule Artist: Jim Cheung Publisher: Marvel Astonishing is one of the most seminal X-Men titles in the franchise’s history. With iconic runs by Joss Whedon, Warren Ellis and Marjorie Liu, this title has a rich and expansive legacy associated with its name. Given how revered it is among fans, the…