Staff Picks

Staff Picks – Week of 05/04/2017

An Illustrated History of Hergé’s Aircraft – From Tintin to Jo, Zette and Jocko Frank Griese and Richard Humberstone Blue Rider Publishing Thomas says: This is yet another excellent look at the aircraft that appeared throughout the works of Hergé.…

Staff Picks – Week of 29/03/2017

Hillbilly V.1 Eric Powell Albatross Funny Books Thomas says: Hillbilly tells the tale of local folk hero Rondel as he battles Witches, Monsters and all manner of nasties in the Appalachian forests. Written with Powell’s usual flair the book is…

Staff Picks – Week of 22/03/2017

Flight of the Raven Jean-Pierre Gibrat (w/a) Euro Comics/IDW Publishing Thomas says: At last; an English translation of award winning Gibrat’s sequel to his earlier book The Reprieve. Flight of the Raven focuses this time on the sister of that…

Staff Picks – Week of 15/03/2017

Bad Machinery: The Case of the Team Spirit (Pocket Edition) John Allison (w/a) Oni Press Joe says: It’s been a long time coming but I’ve finally started reading Bad Machinery and it’s all thanks to this new format; one that…

Staff Picks – Week of 08/03/2017

Cob the Conqueror Timothy Winchester (w/a) Self Published Joe says: Lots of new (to the shop anyway) Timothy Winchester comics in the West Wing at the moment and I loved them all but had to give my pick to “Cob”…

Staff Picks – Week of 01/03/2017

Royal City Jeff Lemire (w/a) Image Comics Joe says: We can add another to Lemire’s growing list of recent successes, Royal City #1 is another standout issue from one of my favourite creators. Lemire is a master of his craft;…

Staff Picks – Week of 22/02/2017

The Old Guard #1 Greg Rucka (w), Leandro Fernandez (a) Image Comics Liz says: The Old Guard is an autonomous group of Black-Ops soldiers with an unsurpassed reputation and an unbelievable secret behind their success. Heading up the team is…

Staff Picks – Week of 15/02/2017

Magical Character Rabbit One-Shot Kinoko Evans Study Group Comic Books Will says: Magical Character Rabbit is an aspiring young magician who must rise to the challenge when she is given the task of performing the important Winter Ritual. In a…