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SECRET IDENTITIES #1 Review

Secret Identities #1 suffers from a lot of problems first-issues have when dealing with a large scale. They want to tell the plot and introduce the concept, but they also need to build a living, breathing world at the same time. If you stick with the slow opening, however, Secret Identities #1 looks like it […]

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Nailbiter #8 Review

Will this series finally move the story forward? Read on to find out. The official description from Image: “BEES!” Since the beginning, the Nailbiter’s home town has been plagued with bees. Are they responsible for creating the serial killers? Brian Michael Bendis‘ appearance in the last issue may have been novel, but I have to […]

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Morning Glories #42 Review

Should this title continue to garner a fanbase? Or is it time for the faculty, their dark shenanigans and the tired students to get some rest? Read on to find out. The official description from Image: “Declaration.” What always strikes me about this particular franchise is how effortlessly its creative team maneuvers their growing mystery […]

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Nailbiter #7 Review

What will Brian Michael Bendis find when he visits Buckaroo? Read on to find out. The official description from Image: GUEST-STARRING BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS! Brian Michael Bendis comes to Buckaroo, Oregon looking to do research on a comic book about the ultimate serial killers! If you’ve ever wanted to see BENDIS running in the dark […]

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Umbral #10 Review

What will happen when Rascal and Dalone enter Tolgleam? Read on to find out. The official description from Image: “THERE, IN THE GLEAMING…” Rascal gets in trouble. So what else is new? …Well, the Mistwalker finally lives up to its name, Dalone finds something that shouldn’t exist in the darkness, and you won’t believe who’s […]

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Sundowners #3 Review

What will these unstable heroes do next? Read on to find out. The official description from Dark Horse: Tim Seeley! The pasts of the strange “superteam” known as the Sundowners begin to unfold as the Citizen tries to protect a family that no longer wants him, Arcanika is visited by an old boyfriend, and Crowlita […]

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Veil #5 Review

Will this mini-series find a return to form for this conclusion? Read on to find out. The official description from Dark Horse: The mysterious young woman named Veil fights to escape the powerful men controlling her. There’s only one person she can trust, but he’s about to learn that love, whether it’s twisted or pure, […]

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Morning Glories #41 Review

Considering all the various comics arriving at local stores this week, should fans even bother investing in this mystery series? Read on to find out. The official description from Image: “Nowhere else to go.” I’ll be honest, when it comes to Morning Glories I’m aware of two constant facts. One, from the first page to […]

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Nailbiter #6 Review

Will this child be the next Buckaroo Killer? Read on to find out. The official description from Image: It’s a serial killer! When the cover for this issue was first released along with the ambiguous solicit I was more than intrigued. A serial killer baby? Really? How is this going to turn into a great […]

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Sundowners #2 Review

Can Sundowners capitalize on it’s successful opening issue? Or is it a premise that’s only got one issues worth? Read on to find out. The official description from Dark Horse: The Sundowners Syndrome support group is on the hunt for their kidnapped friend, but they’re not the only ones, as the enigmatic Mr. Outsider joins […]

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Morning Glories #40 Review

Will there ever be any answers? Or is time to give up on this franchise? Read on to find out. The official description from Image: “Science.” I always walk away from any issue of Morning Glories feeling both confused and strangely enlightened. Maybe it’s because of that innate push and pull that the creative team […]

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Nailbiter #5 Review

What will the horrific outcome of Finch and Crane’s investigation be? Read on to find out. The official description from Image: ONE OF THE HORRIBLE SECRETS OF BUCKAROO HAS BEEN REVEALED! Finch and Crane are hot on the heels of a serial killer loose in Buckaroo, but Finch has finally found what he was looking […]

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SUNDOWNERS #1 Review

Do we really need another hero related comic book series? Read on to find out. The official description from Dark Horse: Faster than lightning! Stronger than steel! Crazier than an outhouse rat? Enter the Sundowners—sworn to protect humanity from interdimensional invaders! But is the threat real, or is it all in their heads? Except having […]

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Umbral #8 Review

How will Rascal and the gang get out of their current predicament? Read on to find out. The official description from Image: “WHAT WHISPERS IN A WODE” What indeed! But don’t worry, you’ll find out soon enough — after some sword-fighting, horse-stealing, spooky-forestriding, soldier-tracking, nightmare-enduring, and corpsefinding, of course! Also: a teensy bit of Mistwalker. […]

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Nailbiter #4 Review

Will the knife wielding, ghost like figure succeed in taking out Finch and Crane? Read on to find out. The official description from Image: WHAT IS THE “SERIAL KILLER GRAVEYARD?” And are there more than just bodies buried there? Finch and Sheriff Crane must literally dig to find the answers! Have you ever found that […]

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Five Weapons #10 Review

Can Enrique thwart the Psionics plan to take over the school or will he fail miserably? Read on to find out. The official description from Image: “BACK TO CLASS,” Part Five This is it! Enrique races against time to save the school nurse as he battles against Tyler’s final plot, but an unexpected twist unleashes […]

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Umbral #7 Review

Umbral has returned but can this second act top the first? Read on to find out. The official description from Image: “KILLING THE SUNRISE” BOOK TWO STARTS HERE! Rascal has escaped the Umbral in the city (uh, spoilers?) and now she heads for the mountainous Sunrise homestead. But even here not everyone is who they […]

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ADVANCE REVIEW! Nailbiter #3

Has Nailbiter went back to his murderous ways or is he being set-up? Read on to find out. The official description from Image: As the morgue continues to fill with new dead bodies, the citizens of Buckaroo violently demand that Sheriff Crane and Officer Finch arrest the Nailbiter. But in a town full of killers… […]

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Five Weapons #9 Review

Will Enrique save Dennis and finally find the person who poisoned the Nurse? Read on to find out. The official description from Image: “BACK TO CLASS,” Part Four Enrique, Principal O, and the Nurse unleash a full assault against Tyler in order to regain power of the school clubs. But Tyler isn’t going down without […]

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ADVANCE REVIEW! Nailbiter #2

What will Finch do once confronted by Nailbiter? Read on to find out. The official description from Image: Officer Nicolas Finch doesn’t care about Buckaroo, Oregon’s serial killers or its secrets—he just wants to find his missing friend. With time running out he turns to the one man who has all the answers…the infamous Nailbiter! […]

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