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Book Review: Flash Gordon: The Fall of Ming

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SYNOPSIS: Continuing the comprehensive library of the greatest science fiction hero of all time, this brand new collection of library editions feature all new restorations that will preserve these legendary adventures for generations to come. Starting with revered writer-artist Alex Raymond, this volume continues the adventures of pulp hero Flash Gordon on the planet Mongo and his ongoing battles with ...

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Comic Review: Vampire Guardian Angels (Dominion) – Issue 3

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Lia Scott Price’s Vampire Guardian Angels comes to us again, this time issue number three also known as Dominion is now available. The creativity and originality of this series is what catches the reader’s attention. The way Lia is able to make vampires scary again, is enough to make us interested. In a time where vampires have been known to ...

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Comic Review: Everybody Loves Tank Girl – Authors Alan Martin | Jim Mahfood

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SYNOPSIS: Everyone’s favorite outback anarchist is back to blow things up, swear profusely and offend the elderly in your household! This time, Monsieur Alan Martin teams up with wunderkind Jim Mahfood to bring you Tank Girl as you’ve never seen her: wild, raw, foul-mouthed and forever rockin’ but rendered in a style that will bring pleasure to thine eyes. REVIEW:

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Comic Review: Hellraiser: The Road Below – Issue 1 (Boom Studios)

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Just when we thought the ride was over, emerges another horrific Hellraiser offshoot in this 4-part comic book series from Boom Studios. Written by Brandon Seifert, with artwork by Haemi Jang, we begin a new tale titled: “Hellraiser: The Road Below” Issue #1. Leaving off with Kirsty Cotton who has since joined the ranks of hell sporting a fine crown ...

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Comic Review: Lackluster World – Issue 1

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Issue: Lackluster World #1 Writer: Eric Adams Artist: Eric Adams Creative Assistant: Angela Young Publisher: Generation Eric Publishing Release Date: March 2004 Pages: 28 Price: $3.95 “Lackluster World is a humorous and somewhat disturbing dark satire about newspaper journalist and albino, Fahrenheit Monahan. At his own birthday party, his aggressively fundamentalist brother and sister, Kelvin and Celsius, thrust him past ...

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Comic Review: House of the Wolfman – Issue 1

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Issue: House of the Wolfman #1 Writer: David Gruba Artist: Rene Castellano Publisher: Instant Press Comics Price: $3.00 “”Home repairs can be scary, especially with a Wolfman in charge.” Dying Breath: 4.5 out of 5 OMG!!! OMG!!! SPOILER ALERT….. There is a MUMMY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I can’t even start breaking down this issue without starting by saying it is hilarious. If you ...

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Comic Review: Hellsing – Volume 1

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Issue: Hellsing Volume 1 Creator: Kohta Hirano Translator: Duane Johsnon Lettering: Wilbert Lacuna Editors: Tim Ervin, Fred Lui Publisher: Dark Horse Release Date: December 2003 Pages: 208 Price: $13.95 “There’s a secret organization somewhere in England created to defend the Queen and country from monsters of all sorts. Yes, it’s hard to believe in this day and age….but really, isn’t ...

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Comic Review: Frankenstein Alive, Alive! – Issue 1

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Issue: Frankenstein Alive, Alive! #1 Writer: Steve Niles Artist: Bernie Wrightson Publisher: IDW Publishing Release Date: May 2012 Price: $3.99 “Few works by comic-book artists have earned the universal acclaim and reverence that Bernie Wrightson’s illustrated version of Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley’s Frankenstein was met with upon its original release in 1983. Nearly 30 years later, Wrightson returns to his passion ...

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Comic Review: Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse Book 1 – Helldiver

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Issue: Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse Book 1 – Helldiver Creator: Michael Mendheim Writers: Michael Mendheim, Mike Kennedy, Sean Jaffee Artist: Simon Bisley Publisher: Heavy Metal Release Date: April 2012 Pages: 76 Price: $14.95 “The End is Here – Welcome to the Apocalypse! Raised by the Order of Solomon, Adam Cahill is one of a rare handful of highly trained ...

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Comic Review: Family Bones – Vol 1

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Issue: Family Bones Vol. 1 Writer: Shawn Granger Artists: Orlando Baez, Kenneth Landgraf, Benito Olea Bellido, Mannie Abeleda, Pablo Agustin Lordi Letters: Richard Nelson Cover Artist: Kerem Beyit Publisher: King Tractor Press Release Date: 2007 Pages: 176 Price: $14.95 “FAMILY BONES is based on the TRUE STORY of the oldest couple of serial killers, as experienced one summer by their ...

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Comic Review: Drop Dead Dangerous – Issue 2

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Issue: Drop Dead Dangerous #2 Writer: Chad Cabrera Artist: Mike Banting Publisher: Happy Lockjaw Release Date: Feb. 2012 Price: $1.99 (digital) “Jack and Alice find themselves at an impasse when their client is found dead and their own personal demons start to emerge. The Raven continues his prowl and ominous signs accompany his return. Meanwhile, new players reveal themselves and ...

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Comic Review: Dream Keepers Vol 2: Flight to Starfall

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Issue: Dream Keepers Vol 2#: Flight to Starfall Story & Artwork: Liz Thomas, David Lillie Publisher: Vivid Publishing Release Date: 2008 Pages: 104 Price: $19.95 “The dreamworld is a mysterious reality that parallels our own. Humans cannot enter this plane – we can only catch fleeting glimpses of it through our dreaming minds. Dark things lurk in this fantasy world, ...

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Comic Review: Deadworld: War of the Dead – Issue 1

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Issue: Deadworld: War of the Dead #1 Writer: Gary Reed Artist: Sami Makkonen Publisher: IDW Publishing Release Date: August 2012 Price: $3.99 “The zombies have over run the Earth! A small outpost, remnants of a twisted scientists’ scheme to defeat the plague holds out against the army of King Zombie. Their secret weapon are the Lepers-victims of a bizarre experiment ...

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Comic Review: Nazi Werewolves from Outer Space – Issue 1

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Issue: Nazi Werewolves from Outer Space #1 Writer: Simon Sanchez Artist: Dean Juliette, Don Marquez, Jason Flowers Publisher: Trauma Comics Release Date: 2012 Pages: 24 Price: $3.75 “Adolf Hitler has returned (with a new look!) and he brings Nazi Werewolves From Outer Space to conquer Earth. This debut issue features a young Jack Lynch who must rise to the occasion ...

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Comic Review: Monocyte – Issue 4

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Issue: Monocyte #4 Writers: Menton3, Kasra Ghanbari, Steve Niles, Barron Storey Artists: Menton3, Chris Newman, Ben Templesmith Covers: Menton3, David Stoupakis, Phil Hale Publisher: IDW Release Date: May 2012 Price: $3.99 “The world is in in chaos. Monocyte makes his way to Azrael as the human slaves are freed… Series conclusion with art by menton3 (ZvR: Aventure, Silent Hill) and ...

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Comic Review: Nightmare World Volume 1: Thirteen Tales of Terror

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Issue: Nightmare World Volume 1: Thirteen Tales of Terror Writer: Dirk Manning Artwork: Len O’Grady, Erich Owen, Anthony Peruzzo, Jeff Welborn, Ray Dillon, Kristen Perry, Jamie Jones, Mark Winters, , Mark Matlock, Marvin del Mundo, Jason Meek, Dominic Marco, Austin McKinley, Josh Ross, Dan Boultwood, Renae de Liz Letters: Jim Reddington, Anthony Peruzzo, Mark Winters, Austin McKinley, Ray Dillon Editor: ...

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Comic Review: Rotten – Issue 7

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Issue: Rotten #7 Writers: Mark Rahner, Robert Horton Artist/Colors/Cover: Dan Dougherty Letters: Sean Konot Logo Design: Rafael Nieves Publisher: Moonstone Release Date: August 2010 Pages: 32 Price: $3.99 “The acclaimed zombie Western epic with the topical bite returns! Agent Wade is fully recovered, lethal and armed with new tricks as he travels to an undead outbreak in the Pacific Northwest. ...

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Comic Review: Random Acts of Violence OGN

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Issue: Random Acts of Violence OGN Writer: Jimmy Palmiotti, Justin Gray Artist: Giancarlo Caracuzzo, Paul Mounts Letters: Bill Tortolini Cover Artist: Tim Bradstreet Publisher: Image Comics Release Date: April 2010 Pages: 72 Price: $6.99 “RANDOM ACTS OF VIOLENCE is the blood soaked story of two comic creators and their ultimate horror character creation gone very bad. A ‘done-in-one’ graphic novella ...

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