We continue to see the fallout from the Powers virus running rampant through the populace. Now Deena is a suspect. Turns out Walker’s new partner is actually an Internal Affairs plant lloking for dirt on Deena and Walker. This title is consistently my number one pick when it comes out.
This is not for kids. And the price has recenty risen to $3.99 a copy. But Bendis and Oeming are giving us extra pages of content to go along with the price increase. As well as better cover stock. (more…)
Hack/Slash (Devils Due Publishing – Tim Seeley)
Cassie Hack and her large hulking friend Vlad hunt Slashers – think Jason Vorhees or Michael Myers. This series is awesome. It started as a bunch of mini-series and one shots (get the trades!) and is now an ongoing series. And as you will see mentioned on the cover of every issue Soon to be a Major Motion Picture. God I hope they don’t screw it up. I hope it’s more in vein with Batman Begins than the Fantastic Four movie or heaven forbid the Hulk. (more…)
Necessary Evil #1 (Desperado Publishing)
Jacob and his twin brother discover their single mother’s secret job in the worst possible way – seeing her death portrayed on the evening news. Turns out their mother was a Super Villain. After 10 years bouncing through the foster system, they receive a note and map. The map leads to a top secret Super Villain school. This title is simply amazing. I love the concept and how they setup the initial dynamic between the two brothers and their future classmates. (more…)