Damage #1 DC Comics, April 2018 Writer: Robert Venditti This comic is, put simply, about a character which is a blatant copy of the Hulk. We are tempted to leave our review at that. But we should elaborate. Damage #1 is published by American comic book publishing company DC Comics. It is written by Robert
The Arrival Lothian Books / Hodder Children’s Books, 2006 Writer: Shaun Tan Shaun Tan is an Australian comic book creator based in the same slightly obscure city as your reviewer, although we have never met or dealt with him in any capacity. Mr Tan however has a formidable reputation, although not within the traditional comic
Infinity Countdown #1 Marvel Comics, March 2018 Writer: Gerry Duggan Infinity Countdown is a new cross-promotional comic book series from American publisher Marvel Comics, written by comic book scribe Gerry Duggan. It features several dozen superhero characters drawn from the publisher’s various mainstream publications, in a story that revolves around six cosmic artifacts called the
SuperTokyoLand Top Shelf Productions, 2015 (English translation) Writer: Benjamin Reiss When bathing in that deepest of self-absorbed writing indulgence, the autobiography, there is a natural tendency for the unsophisticated towards apology, justification, or penitence. SuperTokyoLand is an autobiographical adventure of a French cartoonist’s extended stay in Japan, but has none of these things. As an
Avengers: Back to Basics #1 Marvel Comics, March 2018 Writer: Peter David Nostalgia sells. Avengers: Back to Basics is a new digital-only comic book from American publisher Marvel Comics and online distributor Comixology, focusing on a team of superheroes, The Avengers. This property (or, as a team, collection of properties) is currently one of Marvel
The Japan Times reports that the 15 February 2018 edition of a manga entitled KoroKoro Comic, published by Shogakukan Inc, has been withdrawn from sale. The move was sparked by protests by Mongolian citizens living in Japan, and by a formal complaint to the Japanese Government from the charge d’affaires at the Mongolian Embassy in
Sweet Guy – Chapters 1-74 Lezhin Comics, 2017-2018 Writers: Park Hyeong-Jun and Lee Won-Sik World Comic Book Review is a broad church. In the past we have reviewed comics as diverse as Disney’s ongoing Frozen comic book (based on the animated motion picture about two young princesses), the Kricfalusi-esque slapstick comic The World Hates Jimmy,
Pumpkinhead #1 Dynamite Comics, February 2018 Writer: Cullen Bunn Pumpkinhead is a new comic book series from American publisher Dynamite Comics. It serves as a spin-off to the same-titled 1988 horror film. The film performed poorly at the box office, but eventually built up a cult following and spawned several direct-to-video and TV movie sequels.