Staff Picks

Staff Picks – Week of 09/10/2019

Villains Giant Mark Russell, Tom Taylor, et al. (w), Viktor Bogdanovic, Daniel Sampere, et al. (a) DC Comics Joe says: Mark Russell was the draw for me in this issue. I always like to check out his work because at…

Staff Picks – Week of 02/10/2019

Batman #251 (Facsimile Edition) Denny O’Neil (w), Neal Adams (a) DC Comics Joe says: Maybe it’s a bit sad that the best Batman issue to be released over the last few years is a reprint of one from over four…

Staff Picks – Week of 25/09/2019

Black Science #43 Rick Remender (w), Matteo Scalera (a) Image Comics Joe says: The final issue of Remender and Scalera’s sci-fi epic is here, 6 years and 43 issues leading to a conclusion for our protagonist that I’m not sure…

Staff Picks – Week of 18/09/2019

Steeple #1 John Alison (w/a) Dark Horse Joe says: A new comic by John Allison means an easy staff pick for me. Issue one of this mini-series introduces us to the characters, the setting and teases the premise, all of…

Staff Picks – Week of 11/09/2019

Harley Quinn: Breaking Glass OGN Mariko Tamaki (w), Steve Pugh (a) DC Comics Paul says: One of the most pleasing things about the reinvention of Harley Quinn is the fact that her origins are being readdressed. There’s a shift from…

Staff Picks – Week of 28/08/2019

978-91-87325-43-4 Mushbuh (w/a) Peow Joe says: Possibly the most surreal book I’ve read in some time, 978-91-87325-43-4 is a book that’s as focused on its product design as its illustrations. A gorgeous package that requires manipulation from the reader –…

Staff Picks – Week of 21/08/2019

Strayed #1 Carlos Giffoni (w), Juan Doe (a) Dark Horse Comics Chief says: Strayed is a book that comes at you and manages to push all the right buttons. In Giffoni & Doe’s futurist world, we start in media res…

Staff Picks – Week of 14/08/2019

Lois Lane #2 Greg Rucka (w), Mike Perkins (a) DC Comics Chief says: One of the best books on the shelves right now, Lois Lane is the one to beat in terms of consistently good art and writing. Continuing DC’s…

Staff Picks- Week of 24/07/2019

In Waves TPB AJ Dungo (w),(a) Nobrow Mattia says: Presented at the latest ELCAF 2019, In Waves by AJ Dungo is one of the best graphic novels I’ve read this year so far. It is a deep, sad, intense work…

Staff Picks – Week of 10/07/2019

Second Coming #1 Mark Russell (w), Richard Pace & Leonard Kirk (a) AHOY! Comics Joe says: The long awaited series that was resurrected by AHOY! is here; uncensored and well worth the wait. Russell’s script is laugh-out-loud hilarious (and Liz…

Staff Picks – Week of 03/07/2019

Sea of Stars #1 Jason Aaron , Dennis Hallum (w), Stephen Green (a), Rico Renzi (c) Image Comics Mattia says: Gil, a cargo transporter worker and his young son Kadyn are navigating with their important shipment to the next destination.…

Staff Picks – Week of 26/06/2019

Marilyn Manor #1 Magdalene Visaggio (w), Marley Zarcone (a), Irma Kniivila (c) IDW Derek says: The first of a four part mini series by Magdalene Visaggio, Marley Zarcone and Irma Kniivila from IDW and as a big fan of Marley’s…