Tag: comic

by Joane - 7 months ago

EXILES #1 Brings The Band Together to Save the Multiverse

EXILES #1 by Saladin Ahmed, Javier Rodriguez, Alvaro Lopez, and Jordie Bellaire is the return of the dimension-hopping heroes. The series begins with a team featuring old and new faces. Fans of the original series will be happy as it captures the ma...

by Joane - 7 months ago

This Week in Unsung Marvel Moments – April 11th, 2018

Welcome to Unsung Marvel Moments, where we bring you the Marvel moments worth talking about! Each week we’ll be highlighting some of the most exciting, emotional, and action-packed scenes in Marvel’s comics that we think deserve your attention. We g...

by Joane - 7 months ago

Joining the Force in TINSEL TOWN #1

TINSEL TOWN #1 by David Lucarelli, Henry Ponciano, and HDE Characterization Plot Art Summary The dialogue in TINSEL TOWN #1 does a lot of work both for plot and characterization. The illustrations and coloring go to add on t...

by Joane - 7 months ago

Discover Cold War Secrets in THE DEAD HAND #1

THE DEAD HAND #1 by Kyle Higgins, Stephen Mooney, and Jordie Bellaire Art Characterization Plot Summary While some of the plot is a bit confusing, the overall experience of THE DEAD HAND #1 is very satisfying. With spectacul...

by Joane - 7 months ago

MAUS, DEOGRATIAS, and Dehumanization in Genocide

What does a Rwandan boy who transforms into a dog have in common with Jewish mice and Nazi cats? Both Jean-Phillipe Stassen’s DEOGRATIAS and Art Spiegelman’s MAUS use animals as a tool to frame past genocides. As a result, both graphic novels highli...

by Joane - 7 months ago

Video Games and Friendship in PIZZA BOYZ: SEASON ONE

PIZZA BOYZ: SEASON ONE BY SPENCER SCOTT HOLMES Plot 80% Characterization 85% Art 80% Summary PIZZA BOYZ: SEASON ONE casts a very familiar eye over friendships we've all had in the past. While it feels nostalgic, its real str...

by Joane - 7 months ago

The Rise of Governor Pryce Begins in STAR WARS: THRAWN #3

Unexpected allies emerge in STAR WARS: THRAWN #3. The latest in writer Jody Houser’s series takes on a fresh approach as the focus shifts from our titular character. Rather, the narrative of this series’ third installment centralizes on Arihnda Pryc...

by Joane - 7 months ago

Scouring the Unknown Universe in ETERNITY

Explore a new world with Valiant’s ETERNITY! Written by Matt Kindt and illustrated by Trevor Hairsine, ETERNITY takes us on a journey deep into the unknown. All because of a young child and a mysterious death. Exploring the Tale After the death of t...

by Joane - 7 months ago

Neena’s Luck Runs Out in DOMINO #1!

After a fourteen-year-long hiatus from Marvel Comics, acclaimed writer Gail Simone returns to the Marvel Universe with the highly-anticipated DOMINO #1! This first issue takes our titular antihero on some exciting and unexpected adventures, includin...

by Joane - 7 months ago

Thanos and Thanos Fight to the Death in THANOS #18

THANOS #18 BY DONNY CATES, GEOFF SHAW, AND ANTONIO FABELA Plot Art Characterization Summary If you love Thanos, you owe it to yourself to pick up this book. Donny Cates and Geoff Shaw bring their fabulous run on THANOS to...

by Joane - 8 months 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 - 8 months ago

Creation and Existentialism in PERMANENT PRESS

PERMANENT PRESS by Luke Healy Plot Characterization Art Summary In PERMANENT PRESS, Luke Healy weaves three stories into one. The plot tells us about the characters. The art tells these stories so that we are left laughing,...

by Joane - 8 months ago

National Food Month: Five Comics For Foodies

To celebrate National Food Month, ComicsVerse has compiled a list of five food-centric comics for food-lovers everywhere! The list is surprisingly diverse, ranging from comedy to horror. In short, there’s something here to please every palate, so pu...

by Joane - 8 months ago

This Week in Unsung Marvel Moments – April 4th, 2018

Welcome to Unsung Marvel Moments, where we bring you the Marvel moments worth talking about! Each week we’ll be highlighting some of the most exciting, emotional, and action-packed scenes in Marvel’s comics that we think deserve your attention. We g...