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Real Heroes #4 Review

So it’s been a while but Real Heroes #4 marks a return for the mini-series. This was a series I struggled with, as it had plenty of good and bad elements, so how is it shaping up now it’s pushed past the half-way point? The official description from Image: The cast of The Olympians movies […]

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X-O Manowar #25 Review

It’s an all out celebration of the undisputed king of Valiant with X-O Manowar #25. Official description from VALIANT: VALIANT FIRST delivers another must-read milestone this May with a blockbuster, 48-page celebration of X-O Manowar’s twenty-fifth issue… and an essential introduction to the comic book event of 2014 – ARMOR HUNTERS! Find out why the […]

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REAL HEROES #1 Review

Will Bryan Hitch prove to be as good at writing as he is at drawing? Read on to find out. The official description from Image: They are the six most famous actors in the world and together they play The Olympians, the biggest superhero movie franchise in history. Would you ask them to save the […]

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America’s Got Powers #7 Review

First it was delayed. Then it was extended. Then it was delayed again. Now, finally, we reach the end of America’s Got Powers, with issue 7. Here’s the official description from Image: Too many Americans with too many powers…so the government decides it’s time to wipe them all out and start from scratch. Nobody ever said it […]

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America’s Got Powers #6 Review

It’s been five months since we last saw America’s Got Powers, and, in the interim, the series has gone from six issues to seven. One has to wonder about the reasons for the extension. Here’s the official description of what is now the penultimate issue from Image: EVERYONE wants a piece of Tommy Watts – at least […]

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Why AGE OF ULTRON is the Most Disappointing Comic Book Event Ever, a Look Back and History

When Age of Ultron was officially unveiled in November last year, it generated some largely deserved hype. To the general public it was simply, “Alright, this looks cool.” But to longtime comic readers, there was only one word on their minds, “Finally.” Indeed, this book was supposed to have launched in 2012, but got pushed […]

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AGE OF ULTRON #5 Review

AGE OF ULTRON enters the halfway point with a dialogue heavy issue. Does it change things up and give us what we’ve been waiting for? Not yet…but it does contain some very interesting material. Here’s the official description from Marvel: The super hero survivors of the Ultron devastation follow a trail to the Savage Land […]

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AGE OF ULTRON #4 Review

AGE OF ULTRON is back with its fourth installment. Does it deliver the stuff this event has been hinting at? A bit, but the title robot himself doesn’t appear yet again. Here’s the official description from Marvel: • The impossible has happened! • The Earth has been taken by Ultron…what few super hero survivors there are try […]

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AGE OF ULTRON #3 Review

AGE OF ULTRON is back with its third installment. Does it finally deliver the reason why we’re here? Not exactly. Here’s the official description from Marvel: The high octane brawl against Ultron kicks it up a notch as Red Hulk, Black Panther and Taskmaster take up arms against their robotic overlord! Can the few remaining heroes band […]

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AGE OF ULTRON #2 Review

The first part of this Marvel epic was atmospheric and one of the best comics I had read in awhile. Does the second issue continue the event with greatness or makes it go downhill like what Fear Itself #2 did to that event? Here’s the official description from Marvel: For years the heroes of the Marvel Universe have lived in fear […]

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America’s Got Powers #3 Review

Tommy Watts is back in the arena in America’s Got Powers #3, with everyone – spectators, friends, and government figures – wondering if he can repeat his performance from issue one. Here’s the description from Image: From zero to unlikely hero, Tommy Watts is the new face of America’s Got Powers, the most-watched TV show […]

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America’s Got Powers #2 Review

If you’re in desperate need of more reality television in your life, America’s Got Powers has your fix.  Check out the official description from Image: A generation of super-powered teens battle to be The Hero on the biggest TV event in history but Tommy Watt’s dreams of fame and fortune might be over even if […]

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