Author Archive for Camila

Staff Picks – Week of 12/09/2018

Batman: Prelude to Knightfall + Batman: Knightfall Volume 1 Chuck Dixon, Doug Moench Graham Nolan, Jim Aparo, Norm Breyfogle, Jim Balent & more DC Comics Gerald says: It’s hard to believe the Knightfall saga is now 25 years old, and…

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Staff Picks – Week of 29/08/2018

Sullivan’s Sluggers HC Mark Andrew Smith (w), James Stokoe (a) Dark Horse Will says: A baseball team have their toughest game yet, when grotesque monsters overrun the stadium. Bats in hand, the team must battle for their survival against the…

Staff Picks – Week of 15/08/2018

Making Friends Kristen Gudsnuk Scholastic Will says: Dany has recently entered the scary world of Middle School. Being in 7th grade can be a grueling, confusing and lonely time. But luckily for Dany, she inherits a magical sketchbook where anything…

Staff Picks – Week of 01/08/2018

Poochytown Jim Woodring (w/a) Fantagraphics Camila says: A new Frank book. That’s enough to get anyone who’s familiar with Jim Woodring’s work excited. And it’s such a good one! My favourite out of the ‘new’ series of books that started…

Staff Picks – Week of 18/07/2018

The Spider King Josh Vann (w), Simone D’Armini (a) IDW Comics Ryan says: Vikings VS alien invaders. If that sentence sounds awesome, it’s because it totally is! Writer Josh Vann tells a tale of an unlikely band of Scandinavian heroes,…

Staff Picks – Week of 04/07/2018

New Lieutenants of Metal #1 Joe Casey (w), Ulises Farinas (a) Image Comics Joe says: A new, Image mini-series from one of my favourite writers, ‘New Lieutenants of Metal’ is a fun throwback to the type of comic that launched…

Staff Picks – Week of 27/06/2018

One Trick Pony Nathan Hale Amulet Books Will says: Inby, along with her two friends Strata and Auger, have just made one of the biggest discoveries of a lifetime. They stumble across a secret bunker filled with the mother-load of…

Staff Picks – Week of 06/06/2018

Exit Stage Left: The Snagglepuss Chronicles #6 Mark Russel (w) Mike Feehan (a) DC Comics Joe says: The conclusion to DC’s most recent update of a Hanna Barbera character and whilst I’m not particularly familiar with the original iteration, I…

Staff Picks – Week of 30/05/2018

Amazing Spider-Man #800 Dan Slott (w) Nick Bradshaw, Humberto Ramos, Giuseppe Camuncoli, Stuart Immonen, Mike Hawthorne, Marcos Martín (a) Marvel Comics Ryan says: After decades of renumbering their books, both Marvel and DC have taken what I consider an approach…

New Comics – Week of 09/05/2018

Dark Horse BPRD Devil You Know #6 Hungry Ghosts #4 (of 4) Resident Alien #2 (of 4) Alien in New York World of Tanks Citadel #1 (of 5) DC Comics Batgirl and the Birds of Prey #22 Batman #44 2nd…

Staff Picks – Week of 02/05/2018

Back Issue #104 Fourth World after Kirby Various Contributors TwoMorrows Publishing Thomas says: This issue spotlights attempts by the great and the good to continue Kirby’s unfinished masterpiece; The Fourth World with articles focusing on the different takes on the…