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Review: John Carter: The End

In Comic Books, Dynamite by Duff3 Comments

It never occurred to me that John Carter and Batman would have much in common, but I hadn’t read John Carter The End yet… I’ll explain… Brian Wood and Alex Cox’s narrative finds John Carter and his love, Dejah Thoris living in peaceful exile on the planet Titan. Carter and Thoris are far removed from their run on Mars. They …

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COMIC REVIEW: Vampirella #0

In Comic Books, Dynamite by Garret Tumey2 Comments

Another 25 cent introductory issue from Dynamite Comics, this time it’s Vampirella #0! Written by Paul Cornell (Dr. Who)and art by Jimmy Broxton (The Unwritten), with letters by Travis Lanham. Cornell and Broxton team up again (Knight & Squire) to welcome back Vampirella. This issue is the perfect reintroduction to a character that built an empire off ancient folklore and …

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Comic Review: Kiss #1

In Comic Books, Dynamite by Iron Squid3 Comments

Okay…yes…Kiss has had decades and decades of comic books. From the Marvel 1970s comics to the current Dynamite run of Comics! I’ll be honest I have owned one Kiss CD and have never picked up a Kiss comic book before. Side Note: Just because I do like Kiss, does not affect my opinion on this comic! So we start out …

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Comic Book Review: Great Divide #1

In Comic Books, Dynamite by Iron Squid0 Comments

When I say Apocalypse what is the first thing you think of? Barren wasteland? Poe Dameron? Bub taking his shirt off in all his glory? What about not being able to touch? Like physical contact touch…This is the Great Divide. The Great Divide brings an apocalyptic tale where if someone touches you, you die in complete agony. Any form of …

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Dynamite’s DEVOLUTION Review!

In Comic Books, Dynamite by Michael Cieslak2 Comments

If you are looking for an example of how post-apocalyptic fiction should be done, look no further than Dynamite’s Devolution. We enter the world of Devolution in the heart of what was once the shining example of technology and glittering excess — Las Vegas. The city, and indeed the whole world, has been laid low by a bizarre virus which …

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Review: Battlestar Galactica #1

In Comic Books, Dynamite by Michael Cieslak5 Comments

Dynamite’s Battlestar Galactica #1 is one of those first issues which expects the reader to come in to the property with a certain amount of previous knowledge. This might work well if it was an adaptation based on the more recent SyFy series, but this comic is s spin-off of the older series from the late 70s. Granted, it was …

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Review: Red Sonja: Queen of Plagues

In Comic Books, Dynamite, Movies by Duff2 Comments

You either enjoy motion comics or you don’t. Simple as that. Red Sonja: Queen of Plagues is the latest pen and ink heroine to grace the medium. While I’m a fan of the sometimes jerky form of animation, I know many have a deep annoyance for it. I don’t get it. It’s bringing the art you love to life, in …

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Comic Book Review : Battlestar Galactica

In Comic Books, Dynamite by Just Bob2 Comments

Something amazing just happened folks.  A comic literally flew into my computer and surprised me.  I think I may have mentioned this in a press release some time ago, but completely forgot about it.   Battlestar Galactica by Cullen Bunn and published by our friends at Dynamite Comics, is simply fantastic.  Picture a man going on a journey beyond sight …