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Orcs: Forged for War
A decent fantasy comic with a small twist: the heroes in this one are the Orcs while the bad guys are the humans. While Orcs are represented as a race ...more
Oct 28, 2011
Oct 26, 2011
Dial H, Vol. 1: Into You
China Mieville is arguably one of the more inventive voices in current fantasy/horror fiction and his trying out comics makes complete sense. I vaguel ...more
Jul 04, 2013
Jun 30, 2013
X-O Manowar, Vol 1: By The Sword

I've been hearing great things about the revival of all the Valiant books and heard this is the best one to start with. While the art and action a
Jul 2015
Jun 30, 2015
Oil & Water
Largely letdown by this one. There's nothing bad per se in this book. The art is good, it's well-written and there's great potential for a compelling ...more
Mar 04, 2012
Feb 22, 2012
Cyclops Volume 1 (Cyclops, #1)
Pretty decent story that mixes political thriller with millitary sci-fi. Although I've seen most of the sci-fi ideas before (broadcasting a war via tv ...more
Oct 17, 2011
Oct 16, 2011
Wonder Woman, Vol. 1: Blood
Very interesting take....not so much on Wonderwoman but the crazy world of Greek Gods she inhabits. This version has a bit of a Clive Barker touch, es ...more
not set
Aug 17, 2012
The Homeland Directive
A fun, fast-paced tech thriller with really interesting art. I thought the overall beats for the plot were pretty predictable, but the main character ...more
Oct 26, 2011
Oct 21, 2011
Angel Para Bellum Vol. 1
A fun concept. A boy is thought to be the key to the end of the world so he's become the target of demons & finds himself protected by a team of a ...more
Aug 04, 2012
Aug 02, 2012
FLCL Omnibus
A pretty crazy sci-fi romp packed with a lot of wacky, random humor. I personally found large parts of it really hard to follow, but from reading comm ...more
Dec 28, 2012
Dec 24, 2012
One Piece, Volume 63: Otohime and Tiger (One Piece, #63)
A good but not great volume. This one gives a lot of background on Fishman Island, the royalty and some of big Fishman pirates that are important to t ...more
May 11, 2013
May 01, 2013
Stumptown, Vol. 1
A really solid crime-thriller in the same style as a Robert Parker novel. Not the type of story I typically seek out but I enjoy Rucka's superhero stu ...more
Mar 17, 2013
Mar 04, 2013
Cowboy Ninja Viking Volume 2 (Cowboy Ninja Viking, #2)
Decent continuation of the series. From tracking down a nuke, avoiding getting killed, and Duncan seeing a psychiatrist there's a lot going on in this ...more
Sep 22, 2011
Sep 19, 2011
Rocketeer Adventures Volume 1
Originally published as a limited series, this volume collects several gorgeously illustrated but thinly written short tales & anecdotes of The Ro ...more
May 15, 2012
May 10, 2012
Joe the Barbarian
This is the Grant Morrison I love and admire most. This tackles a lot of the same meta-concepts as his Doom Patrol & Flex Mentallo but squeezed ou ...more
May 26, 2012
May 15, 2012
Divided We Fall (Divided We Fall, #1)
Well-done action with a surprisingly sympathetic main character, Reedy mixes YA dystopian with military thriller to ask some very complicated question ...more
Apr 21, 2014
Apr 12, 2014
John Carter: A Princess of Mars
Gorgeous art but a little thin on the adaptation of the story. Another issue worth of pages would have really helped open up the world a bit.
Apr 26, 2012
Apr 21, 2012
Hellbent (Cheshire Red Reports, #2)
Not Priest's strongest book, but still quite fun. The first 1/3 is a bit overburdened by Raylene's constant narration, but the book gets stronger when ...more
Jul 07, 2013
Jun 30, 2013
Attack on Titan, Vol. 2 (Attack on Titan, #2)
nice twist to the plot with this volume!
not set
Dec 24, 2012
Teen Titans, Vol. 14: Team Building
Adequate but not amazing.
Apr 10, 2012
Apr 09, 2012
The Girl Who Owned a City
Great story and wonderfully illustrated. While this does a great job with the action of a distopian survival tale, it steps a bit beyond the surface b ...more
May 15, 2012
May 01, 2012
Sir Edward Grey, Witchfinder, Vol. 1: In the Service of Angels (Witchfinder, #1)
Good Victorian supernatural fun. you can read my full review at the site No Flying No Tights.
Nov 12, 2011
Oct 17, 2011
Infinite Kung Fu
Loved this. If you so desire, you can read the review I wrote for No Flying No Tights here:
Nov 20, 2011
Oct 26, 2011
Conan, Vol. 13: Queen of the Black Coast
This is the way to do an adaptation. Absolutely fantastic in bringing a character to life most people think they know but really don't.
Jan 26, 2014
Sep 29, 2013
Mystic: The Tenth Apprentice
Jan 14, 2013
Jan 13, 2013
Deadly Harvest
Oct 11, 2012
Sep 23, 2012
Atomic Robo Volume 6: The Ghost of Station X (Atomic Robo, #6)
Oct 30, 2012
Oct 20, 2012
The Advance Team
Apr 26, 2012
Apr 19, 2012
Legends of Zita the Spacegirl (Zita the Spacegirl, #2)
Nov 11, 2012
Oct 30, 2012
Batwoman, Vol. 1: Hydrology
not set
Dec 06, 2012
Rust Vol. 1: Visitor in the Field
Dec 24, 2012
Dec 18, 2012
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