Monthly Archives: December 2013

Bad Blood #1 (Dark Horse)

Rating: 4/5 – A different kind of vampire story. I was really impressed with this issue.  Not surprising, writer Jonathan Maberry is a New York Times bestselling novelist and has won multiple Bram Stoker awards for his horror novels.  The … Continue reading

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Justice League of America’s Vibe #10 (DC)

Rating: 4/5 – A great ending to a fairly unnecessary JLA spinoff series. Vibe #10 tied up all loose ends from previous issues and it did it enjoyably.  While we had been randomly jumping from one story point to another … Continue reading

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Juice Squeezers #1 (Dark Horse)

Rating: 4.5/5 – High adventure happening under the ground. A group of kids battle giant bugs.  I was originally not going to pick this up since I’m not a fan of bugs, but I’m glad I changed my mind and … Continue reading

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Forever Evil #4 (DC)

Rating: 3.5/5 – Despite the inconsistent art, the story is still fun. Forever Evil number four takes the team up of villains one step further as Lex Luthor has finally established this new 52’s Legion of Doom.  Writer Geoff Johns … Continue reading

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Origin II #1 (Marvel)

Rating: 3.5/5 – A worthy successor to the first series?  Not yet. Although it’s been a while, twelve years if you can believe it, I have fond memories of the first Origin series.  Andy Kubert was at the top of … Continue reading

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The Midas Flesh #1 (Boom!)

Rating: 4/5 – Do you REALLY want the golden touch? I don’t like to do reviews with spoilers so I’m going to have kind of a tough time with this issue.  There are quite a few cool moments in here … Continue reading

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The Illegitimates #1 (IDW)

Rating: 3.5/5 – What if James Bond’s kids had to take over for him? The high concept of this series is that a super-spy and international man of mystery has been globe-trotting on missions of the British government since 1962 … Continue reading

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