Robbie’s Hot Comics for June 20th!

Walking Dead #99 – The Walking Dead just keeps getting hotter as we approach issue #100. This week’s issue #99 handles the aftermath of the group’s most recent loss. One of the things that Robert Kirkman does so well with this book is handle grief and the bleakness of life in this post-apocalyptic zombie world. […]

The Best Books You Aren’t Reading! – Saucer Country

The X-Files meets The West Wing each month in Paul Cornell and Ryan Kelly’s Vertigo book Saucer Country. The story centers around Governor Arcadia Alvarado of New Mexico, the victim of a recent alien abduction, as she starts her campaign for the presidency. What could have been a simple plot is instead rich and complex, […]

Robbie’s Picks for June 13th!

1. Before Watchmen: Silk Spectre #1 – Darwyn Cooke and Amanda Conner do a fantastic job with this prequel. A perfect blending of story and art, this book is a loving tribute to Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons’ classic. 2. Batman #10 – Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo continue their spectacular work on this title […]

Robbie’s Hot Comics for June 13th!

Spider-Men #1 – The Amazing Spider-Man and the new Ultimate Spider-Man meet up in this Mysterio-centric and much hyped story! Bendis and Pichelli do a great job crafting this opening chapter. It’s also very nice to see Bendis writing the classic Spider-Man as a main character. Before Watchmen: Silk Spectre #1 – This book is […]

Robbie’s Picks for June 6th!

1. Fury Max: My War Gone By #3 – Does any modern writer do a better war story than Garth Ennis? I think not! 2. Secret #2 – Hickman and Bodenheim use every trick in our beloved medium to tell their story… they also make some new ones up as they go! 3. Swamp Thing […]

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