Captain Marvel and the Carol Corps #4

Writer: Kelly Sue Deconnick, Kelly Thompson Artists: Laura Braga, Paolo Pantalena Colorist: Lee Loughridge There are those who are not satisfied with the truth they have been told their entire lives, that all of the world holds dear and sacred. Those who dare to ask more, to seek out their own truth, to push the … Read more

The Muppets, Season 1 Episode 1 “Big Pigs Don’t Cry”

I’ve always loved the Muppets. As a kid I loved the mixture of comedy, musicians I knew and actors I recognized all interacting with The Muppets as if they were real. Elton John’s “crocodile rock” and Alice Cooper’s “welcome to my my nightmare” remain some of my favorite moments in television. I always felt the … Read more

Star Wars: Lando #4

Writer: Charles Soule Artist: Alex Maleev Colorist: Paul Mounts A star wars book is a tricky thing, trying to balance the familiar and the new. Stick to close to the familiar and you are constrained by what  has happended before and what must happen next. Stray too far into the new and you risk losing … Read more

All New Hawkeye #5

Writer: Jeff Lemire Art and cover : Ramon Perez Colors: Ian Herring Lettering : Joe Sabino      All new hawkeye #5 is a good example of how to reinforce thematic elements using parallel stories in different times. We find Clint at odds with his brother in the past, and with Kate Bishopnu in the … Read more