Glitterbomb #1

Story by Jim Zub Art by Djibril Morissette-Phan Colors by K Michael Russell Published by Image Comics I think it is weird that a comics company has developed the technology to reach into my brain and find what I like and put it all into a comic book, but that must be what happened at…

The Backstagers #1

Written by James Tynion IV Art by Rian Sygh Published by BOOM! Box The Venn diagram of Comics Fans and People Who Have Felt Painfully Different From Most Other People is a concentric circle. That’s part of why conventions are so important – every November, we get together in Durham and find out that we’re…

All-Star Batman #1

Written by Scott Snyder Art by John Romita, Jr. Published by DC Comics Scott Snyder’s run writing Batman was arguably the best part of DC’s New 52, and fans were crushed to learn that part of the Rebirth relaunch meant that this writer was leaving the book. He was handing the reins over to Tom…

Suicide Squad Rebirth #1

Written by Rob Williams Art by Philip Tan Published by DC Comics You may have heard about this little summer movie out this week, Suicide Squad, based on a revered 80s book about supervillains forced by the government to take on dangerous missions in exchange for reduced sentences. The version on the big screens is…

ROM #1

Written by Christos Gage and Chris Ryall Art by David Messina Ultimate Comics Exclusive Variant Cover by Tommy Lee Edwards Published by IDW and Hasbro Entertainment Ultimate Comics is excited to host writer Christos Gage at signing events this Saturday at both Raleigh and Chapel Hill locations, and we’re also excited about his new ROM…

Batman #3

Writer: Tom King  Artist: David Finch  Publisher: DC  Coming off the heels of one of the most iconic runs of Batman of all time, Tom King and David Finch are doing a stellar job of upholding the character’s legacy. This issue in particular pays homage to Scott Snyder without it feeling like a total retread…

The Hellblazer: Rebirth #1

Written by Simon Oliver Art by Moritat Published by DC Comics A few days after news leaked that John Constantine may find new life on the CW’s successful superhero shows, DC launches the Rebirth issue for this incorrigible magical con man. This Hellblazer character has a reputation for being among the smartest dark fantasies in…