Staff Picks

Staff Picks – Week of 02/08/2017

Marvel Masterworks Savage She-Hulk Volume 1 HC David Frank Anthony (w), Mike Vosburg (a) Marvel Comics Thomas says: This volume reprints issues 1 to 14 of the original She-Hulk series which perplexed me because, for whatever reason, I have been…

Staff Picks – Week of 26/07/2017

Fog Over Tolbiac Bridge HC Tardi (a), Léo Malet (w) Fantagraphics Books Tom says: Adapted from Malet’s excellent Nestor Burma series, Tardi, the creator of Adelle Blanc Sec, has given visual life to one of France’s best crime series. Having…

Staff Picks – Week of 19/07/2017

Overstreet Priceguide 2017 Robert M. Overstreet (w) Gemstone Karl says: Well, that time of year has rolled around again and here’s the annual official guide to how much those old comics have increased in value in the last twelve months.…

Staff Picks – Week of 12/07/2017

Alone Chabouté Simon and Shuster Thomas says: A short one this week. The Recent release of The Park Bench was my first introduction to the work of Chabouté, a silent look into the lives of others that was a joy…

Staff Pick – Week of 05/07/2017

Alack Sinner: The Age of Innocence Vol.1 Carlos Sampayo(W), José Muñoz(A) IDW/Euro Comics Thomas says: Wow. I’d never heard of this before but, once again, i am so glad that IDW’s Euro Comics imprint exists as i may never have…

Staff Picks – Week of 28/06/2017

Star Wars: Droids Unplugged #1 Chris Eliopoulos (w/a), Jordie Bellaire (c) Marvel Comics Karl says: VWOOOOOOOOOSH VMMMMMMMM CHOOM! VWEEP VOOO! SHOOM ! WAVOO VHELP? VRRRRRR BERRB VRRRRRR CLANK VRRRRR CHUNK VRRRRR SHUNK VRP CHOOM VRRRR VROOM! PAT PAT. VRRRRRR !…

Staff Picks – Week of 21/06/2017

Doom Patrol: The Silver Age Omnibus HC Arnold Drake (w), Bruno Premiani (a) DC Comics Thomas says: With the recent news that DC will finally be collecting the awesome Rachel Pollack run and the release of this fantastic collection, it’s…

Staff Picks – Week of 14/06/2017

The Goon Library Edition Volume 5 Eric Powell (w/a) Dark Horse Thomas says: The fifth and final Goon Library Edition arrived while I was away last week which was a pleasant surprise upon my return but a somewhat heartbreaking one…

Staff Picks – Week of 07/06/2017

A Bulletproof Coffin: The 1000 Yard Stare David Hine (w), Shaky Kane (a) Image Comics Joe says: The latest outing from Hine and Kane comes in the form of this one-shot, set in the Bulletproof Coffin universe, and it’s a…

Staff Picks – Week of 31/05/2017

Wonder Woman by John Byrne Volume 1 HC John Byrne DC Comics Thomas says: Just in time for the release of the flawed but excellent movie, DC has released the flawed but excellent run of Wonder Woman by John Byrne…

Staff Picks – Week of 24/05/2017

Back Issue #97 Various Contributors Two Morrows Publishing Thomas says: Two Morrows output is always of a very high standard and this issue is no exception. Declaring itself as the “Bird People Issue” Two Morrow’s collective get their teeth into…

Staff Picks – Week of 17/05/2017

Supergirl Volume 1: Reign of the Cyborg Supermen Steve Orlando (w), Brian Ching (a), Michael Atiyeh (c) DC Comics Thomas says: The Supergirl Rebirth title is an entertaining read bringing Kara Zor El back from her powerless, Nu52 funk and…