Monthly Archives: September 2013

The Other Dead #1 (IDW)

Rating: 2.5/5 – Zombies are not just human any more… This puts a twist on the standard Zombie story where zombies are always humans and animals are generally unaffected by whatever virus or mystical force causes the dead to walk … Continue reading

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Sex Criminals #1 (Image)

Rating: 4.5/5 – A true “feel good” comic… I honestly had no pre-conceived notions of this book.  Upon walking into the shop Wednesday, I didn’t even know what it was.  All I saw was Matt Fraction’s name on the title … Continue reading

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Teen Titans #23.2 (DC)

Rating: 2/5 – A weak effort in both story and art. I’ll start off by saying that of all the Villains Month titles from DC, this one was by far my least favorite.  Not only for the story, but for … Continue reading

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Batman and Robin #23.3 (DC)

Rating: 3.5/5 – Rising again from a long absence. Ra’s al ghul and the League of Assassins takes center stage in issue 23.3 of Batman and Robin.  It’s been quite a while since we’ve seen this longtime villain, and writer … Continue reading

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Green Lantern #23.3 (DC)

Rating: 3.5/5 – The dead shall rise… Black Hand is the starring Villain in Green Lantern 23.3, another Villains month tie in.  Although he was introduced way back in the original Green Lantern series, this villain is much different than … Continue reading

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Uncanny X-Men #12 (Marvel)

Rating: 3/5 – Nothing really happens…really. I’ve really enjoyed the Battle of the Atom series that has been crossing over through the X-Men books.  It’s been a fun, easy to understand and follow storyline that’s introduced us to some pretty … Continue reading

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Villain Month: Week 3 (DC) – Quick Reviews

This was the best week yet for stories, but also the 1st week where my local shop got hit by the “allocations” and was not able to provide me with 2 of the books, Justice League/Dial E and Swamp Thing/Arcane.  … Continue reading

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