Review: IDW’s Eight Million Ways to Die

Eight Million Ways to Die

Eight Million Ways to Die


Lawrence Block’s popular character Matthew Scudder makes his graphic novel debut in IDW’s Eight Million Ways to Die, adapted by John K. Snyder III from the most popular novel in the series. Westfield’s Roger Ash shares his thoughts on the book which is available today.

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Markley’s Fevered Brain: Off to War

Charley’s War: The Definitive Collection Vol. 1 - Boy Soldier

Charley’s War: The Definitive Collection Vol. 1 – Boy Soldier


Wayne Markley looks at the history of war comics, and highly recommends a collection of the classic British series, Charley’s War.

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B&B v.3 x 35 = FUN!

The Brave and the Bold Vol. 1

The Brave and the Bold Vol. 1


Who doesn’t love a good team-up? For years, DC presented some of the best in The Brave and the Bold. KC Carlson looks back at a very fun run of The Brave and the Bold featuring work by Mark Maid, George Perez, Jerry Ordway, J. Michael Straczynski, Jesus Saiz, and others.

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Roger’s Comic Ramblings: Fantagraphics’ Walt Disney’s Mickey Mouse – An Appreciation

Walt Disney's Mickey Mouse Vol. 1: Race To Death Valley

Walt Disney’s Mickey Mouse Vol. 1: Race To Death Valley


Floyd Gottfredson’s name is practically synonymous with the Mickey Mouse newspaper strip and some of Mickey’s grandest adventures. Fantagraphics’ recently completed a 14 volume set collecting the first 25 years of the comic strip, which features all of Gottfredson’s work on the strip before it became gag-a-day. Westfield’s Roger Ash takes a fond look at this epic undertaking.

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Markley’s Fevered Brain: What a Wonderful World

Disney Masters Vol. 1: Mickey Mouse: The Delta Dimension

Disney Masters Vol. 1: Mickey Mouse: The Delta Dimension


Walt Disney characters are loved the world over. Wayne Markley takes a fond look at some recent collections of Disney comics including the first volume in Fantagraphics’ Disney Masters series and IDW’s Walt Disney’s Treasury of Classic Tales and Silly Symphonies: The Complete Comics.

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MARVEL TODAY: THREE NEW INTRODUCTIONS AND (Almost) A CONCLUSION

Avengers #1

Avengers #1


Marvel is making A Fresh Start and KC Carlson takes a gander at some of their new releases including Avengers #1, Captain America #701, and Hunt For Wolverine #1.

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THE MIGHTIEST OF THORS!

Jane Foster takes over as Thor in 2014's Thor #1

Jane Foster takes over as Thor in 2014’s Thor #1


The story of Jane Foster reaches its conclusion in The Mighty Thor #706, which is in stores now. KC Carlson takes a fond look at this adventure chronicled by Jason Aaron, Russell Dauterman, and others.

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Markley’s Fevered Brain: New Age of Heroes?

The Terrifics #1

The Terrifics #1


In the aftermath of DC’s Dark Nights: Metal comes The New Age of DC Heroes. Wayne Markley examines these new titles that include The Terrifics, Sideways, and Damage.

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Markley’s Fevered Brain: Fantastic Four (Stories)

Fantastic Four Epic Collection Vol. 1

Fantastic Four Epic Collection Vol. 1


The Fantastic Four are coming back, courtesy of Dan Slott and Sara Pichelli. Before the new series begins, Wayne Markley takes a look at what he considers the four greatest periods of FF history.

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SCOOBY-DOO SUPER SMASH-UP!

Scooby-Doo Team-Up #36

Scooby-Doo Team-Up #36


As KC Carlson has stated in the past, he loves DC’s Scooby-Doo Team-Up. The most recent issues, #36, is chock full of obscure characters from the 1960s, which is the perfect time for a history lesson about Angel and the Ape, Stanley and His Monster, Windy and Willy, and lots more!

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