Death chases Mister Miracle in this loving tribute to Jack Kirby (Black Racer and Shilo Norman Special #1 Comic Review)

Black Racer and Shilo Norman Special #1   Written by: Reginald Hudlin Pencils by: Denys Cowan and Ryan Benjamin Inks by: Bill Sienkiewicz and Richard Friend Colors by: Jeremy Cox Cover by: Cowan, Sienkiewicz, and Cox Previously: Jack Kirby left Marvel for DC and created Read More …

Go on the run! (Darkseid Special #1 Comic Review)

Darkseid: The Resistance Written by: Mark Evanier Art by: Scott Kolins Colors by: Dave McCaig Cover by: Chris Burnham and Nathan Fairbairn OMAC: One Man Army Corps Written by: Paul Levitz Pencils by: Phil Hester Inks by: Ande Parks Colors by: Dave Stewart   Previously: Read More …

Whoa-Oh here he comes! (Manhunter Special #1 Comic Review)

The Manhunter Special #1 Written by: Keith Giffen and Dan Didio Layouts by: Keith Giffen Art by: Mark Buckingham Colors by: Chris Sotomayor Cover by: Bruce Timm and Steve Buccellato   The Demon and the Infernal Prisons Writing and Art by: Sam Humphries and Steve Read More …

A love letter to Jack Kirby dripping with nostalgia (Sandman Special #1 Comic Review)

Sandman Special #1 Written by Dan Jurgens and Steve Orlando Pencils by Jon Bogdanove and Rick Leonardi Inks by Jon Bogdanove and Dan Green Colors by Madpencil and Steve Buccellato Cover by Paul Pope and Lovern Kindzierski Previously: In 1974, Jack Kirby came up with Read More …

Go back to to The Golden Age (Newsboy Legion and Boy Commandos Special Comic Review)

Newsboy Legion and Boy Commandos Special Story and Art By: Howard Chaykin Colors By: Wil Quintana Letters By: Ken Bruzenak Cover By: Chaykin & Quintana Previously: In The Golden Age, when “Kid Gang” comics were immensely popular, Jack Kirby created a group of young orphans Read More …

Dip a toe into the Kirby pool (New Gods Special Comic #1 Review)

New Gods Special #1 Written By: Shane Davis Pencilled By: Shane Davis Inked By: Michaelle Delecki Colored By: Alex Sinclair Previously: Jack Kirby left Marvel for DC and created a pantheon of New Gods, the inhabitants of Fourth World, adding another vibrant to world to Read More …

Eisner Awards favor Saga, honor Jack Kirby

Last week, amid the trailers and announcements and other media hype of San Diego Comic, the 2017 Eisner Awards ceremony was held. Saga once again proves to be the industry’s favorite comic, receiving four awards, for best continuing series, best writer, best penciller, and best Read More …