Category : Comic Book News

by Joane - 1 week ago

Rockin’ and Slashin’ the Undead in ALL STAR FUBAR

ALL STAR FUBAR BY JEFF MCCOMSEY Art Plot Characterization Summary Author Jeff McComsey brings a new installment to the FUBAR series with a few interesting tales to bring to the table, but others? Not so much. 72 % UND...

by Joane - 1 week ago

BLACK MAGICK vs Real Belief Systems

Image courtesy of Image Entertainment Modern paganism and witchcraft are hot topics for comics. Writing and drawing this subject matter does present a problem, however. That’s because modern paganism and witchcraft are often misunderstood. Thus t...

by Joane - 1 week ago

Uncover Mahmud Asrar’s Artistic Process for X-Men: Red

T’Challa joins the Illuminati in an attempt to protect the multiverse! For more than 50 years, the Black Panther has stood at the forefront on the Marvel Universe. With T’Challa appearing on the big screen again this year in both Marvel Studios’ “Bl...

by Joane - 1 week ago

MY HERO ACADEMIA Episode 39 Recap

MY HERO ACADEMIA Episode 39: "Game Start" Animation 85% Characterization 65% Story 80% Summary "Game Start" provided incredibly useful flashbacks and recap to reintroduce viewers after a year-long break. Although, the recap...

by Joane - 2 weeks ago

Speaking Out About THE SILENCE OF OUR FRIENDS Review

THE SILENCE OF OUR FRIENDS by Mark Long and Jim Demonakos with art by Nate Powell Plot Characterization Art Summary First Second's THE SILENCE OF OUR FRIENDS puts names and faces to the Civil Rights Movement, powerfully givi...

by Joane - 2 weeks ago

Watch VRV Come Alive at C2E2 2018

This is Tuned In, a series about all the weird and interesting ways we interact with anime, and the diverse opinions we have about it. If you’re a watcher of anime, you’ve probably heard of this little streaming service called VRV (pronounced verve)...

by Joane - 2 weeks ago

THOR: From Petulant Prince to Wise King in the MCU

On August 1, 1962, the god of thunder roared his way onto the pages of Marvel comic books. For decades, he captivated readers with his unfathomable strength and awe-inspiring ability to bring down barrages of lightning from the sky. Now, it would no...

by Joane - 2 weeks ago

Quarterly Diversity Check: January-March 2018

In January, one of the first articles I wrote for ComicsVerse explored the concept of social justice warriors (SJWs) and the idea that diversity was somehow forcing out white, straight, cis male heroes. It was a popular assertion, then and now, ma...

by Joane - 2 weeks ago

Studio Ghibli Co-Founder Isao Takahata Dies at 82

Isao Takahata, one of the founders of the world-renowned Studio Ghibli, passed away April 5th, 2018. News reporting websites Sanspo and NTV News 24 broke the news that the Director and visionary passed away in a Tokyo hospital at the age of 82. Unna...