Comics Korner: Wonder Twins #1 Brings The Thunder

By kastor417 - February 13, 2019
Continue Reading
Now Viewing: Comics Korner
May 10, 2012

Comics Korner: The Night of the Owls Continues

Batman in a mech suit?  Just when we thought he couldn’t possibly be more badass!  Also, did anyone else notice the similarities between the covers of Batman and Wolverine & the X-Men?  Keep reading for reviews of those comics and more!


May 10, 2012

Valiant Debuts Archer & Armstrong #1 Cover

Valiant returned to the world of comics this month and really made a splash with their incredibly promising reboot of X-O Manowar.  X-O is the first of four monthly books to debut, which will hopefully usher in a new era of character-driven stories, expansive continuities, and intersecting story arcs that we haven’t seen since… well,…


May 7, 2012

Dark Horse Offers Free Comic Book Day Comics For Download

Dark Horse comics had two great comics available this past Saturday for Free Comic Book Day, and in case you missed them, the company is now offering FREE downloads of both the Buffy/ The Guild and Star Wars/ Serenity books for a limited time on their website!


May 4, 2012

The Return of X-O Manowar & Valiant’s Universe

In the last couple years, I’ve been reading comics more than I have since the early ’90’s, due specifically to the explosion of creativity that seems to have been sparked in large publishers and indie outfits alike.  It seems appropriate then that my all-time favorite publisher, Valiant, is being has been resurrected to deliver the…


May 3, 2012

Comics Korner: On the Advent of Digital Comics

This week we’ll be looking at a couple of the best comics on the racks and online.  Veteran comic book writer Mark Waid just recently launched his new website that’s been a long time in the making, Thrillbent.com, which offers up innovative digital comics – for free – every week.  Keep reading for our initial…


April 26, 2012

Comics Korner: Avenger vs. X-Man vs… Grammar?

It’s the last week of April, which means summer is drawing nearer and we’re about to get inundated by a wave of oppressive heat and superhero movies.  Until then, let’s shield ourselves from the impenetrable cloud of allergens outside by sitting down indoors and checking out some of the best and worst comic books on…


April 19, 2012

Comics Korner: AvX Wages On & Vigilantes Abound!

The Night of the Owls has begun in Gotham City and the battle between the Avengers and the X-Men rages on while Daredevil, Spider-Man and The Punisher are still criss-crossing each other’s books.  It’s a crazy week in comics.


April 18, 2012

Comics Korner: Blacksad Review

Of all the thousands of comic book series to discover, a story about an anthropomorphic cat that solves mysteries probably wouldn’t grab the attention of many readers.  But Blacksad, a European comic series about just that, defies all logic and delivers strong storytelling and incredible artwork that any fan of graphic novels would be sorry…


April 4, 2012

COMICS KORNER: Avengers vs. X-Men’s Big Debut

This week marks the advent of several huge new things for Marvel. Avengers vs. X-Men #1 is finally upon us, along with the new Marvel AR app and the premiere Infinite comic. Has all the hype been worth it? Read on to find out!


March 28, 2012

Comics Korner: Week of 3/28/2012

            After returning from a whirlwind week in Paris, France where I was lucky enough to experience the comic culture firsthand (they LOVE comics over there), I’m back to the familiar racks of the États-Unis.  Next week will finally bring the arrival of the hotly anticipated Avengers vs. X-Men #1, but this week still has…


March 14, 2012

Marvel’s Re-Evolution Begins at SXSW

This week saw a pretty big announcement from Marvel in the form of a new application called Marvel AR and a revolutionary new line called Infinite comics.  Starting in April, smartphones and tablets with cameras will become readers’ windows to extra content, like original sketches and writer/artist commentary, when the AR logo is scanned within…


March 7, 2012

Comics Korner: Week of 3/7/2012

  March is off to an incredibly strong start with this week’s comic line-up.  Among Swamp Thing’s triumphant return, Spider-Man’s continued shenanigans in space and the new DC logo, there was plenty to like (or in that logo’s case, to be pretty ambivalent towards).  Read on to find out exactly what made this week so…


February 29, 2012

Comics Korner: Week of 2/29/2012

Spaceman has returned!  Sorry, I just couldn’t contain my excitement.  This week contained quite a few interesting titles, including the first issue of a new Batman Beyond run and a sci-fi adventure starring Spider-Man…in space!  Yes, really!  Keep reading!


February 15, 2012

Comics Korner: Week of 2/15/2012

Any week that gives us Daredevil, Batman and Spidey all at once is fine by me.  This week in particular was rife with quality storytelling and visuals from some of the top talent in the industry.  Keep reading for all the details!


February 8, 2012

Comics Korner: Week of 2/8/2012

Another Wednesday means another trip to the comic shop.  Will Penguin’s plan to launch a massive attack on Gotham soar, or will fail to take off like a certain flightless bird?  How will Batgirl fare against her new mind-controlling enemy?  These questions and more are answered inside, so keep reading!