Comics

Klaus #1 – Morrison’s All-Star Santa Might Surprise You

We've seen Santa Claus origin stories before, but probably not one quite like Grant Morrison's Klaus. Morrison, who you obviously know best from his runs on Animal Man,  All-Star Superman or his original work like The Invisibles, calls this his "All-Star Santa Claus", and rightfully so. It's a decidedly more grounded and yet stranger origin than we've ever seen before.

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The first PREACHER trailer is great, pretty misleading.

During last night’s episode of The Walking Dead (a show which I keep meaning to catch up on, but haven’t watched since the middle of season 3), we finally got our first look at AMC’s next comic book adaptation, Preacher, which is supposedly based on the revered Grant Morrison book of the same name. Morrison’s Preacher is about Jesse Custer, a small town reverend who …

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Preview: Americatown #3

You probably haven’t been reading Americatown from Archaia, and that’s a shame. Penned by screenwriters Bradford Winters (Oz, The Americans) and Larry Cohen (Borgia) with art by newcomer Daniel Irizarri, the fantasy fueled, maybe alternate reality of Americans as illegal immigrants is as gripping as it is thought provoking. There’s still time to catch up on this sure to be sleeper …

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Invincible Iron Man #1 – Here we go again [Review]

What's old is still technically old, but how new can the team of Bendis and Marquez make it feel?

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The Many Origins & Retcons of the Justice League of America

I’ve been wanting to do something about JLA Year One for a while now, and was reading it for research when I made a casual tweet about a moment from the book that I loved years ago and still love today. I expected it to go nowhere, but boy, was I surprised to discover that people really want fun comics. …

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New Spider-Woman costume doesn’t look like Spider-Woman

A brief comment on costume redesigns that do and do not work.

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Archaia weaves another lost Henson tale in ‘Witches’

Archaia dips back into the Jim Henson well, but is the latest 'Storyteller' as bewitching as previous endeavors?

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Did Marvel just give Fox the middle finger? (Spoilers!)

Marvel Comics may have undone decades of continuity to spite 20th Century Fox. Big spoilers for AXIS #7 within!

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