Tag Archives: Image Comics

Throwback SF Thursday: The Autumnlands Vol. 2 by Kurt Busiek

Why should you be reading The Autumnlands?  For one, the art is gorgeous.  I’ve got copies of the new Darth Vader comics, Ms. Marvel, Rat Queens, Saga, The Walking Dead sitting on my bookshelf.  Only Saga has artwork that even … Continue reading

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Review of The Walking Dead, Vol. 27: The Whisperer War by Robert Kirkman

Life After the Zombie Apocalypse is Nasty, Brutish, and Short. You…probably know what is going on in Vol. 27.  I would warn about spoilers, but what is there to spoil that hasn’t already been spoiled by the title and the … Continue reading

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Short Review Roundup – Graphic Novel Edition

The day and a half I spent without power post Hurricane Hermine was an excellent excuse to plow through some graphic novels.  And I did enjoy those I read, but it doesn’t really make sense to write long reviews of … Continue reading

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Review of Saga vols. 4 and 5 by Brian K. Vaughan

I think I am officially over Saga.  What you see has always been what you get with Saga: inventive worldbuilding, always beautiful and often arresting art, and a thoughtful meditation on parenting and family marred by college stoner philosophizing and … Continue reading

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Review of The Walking Dead, Vol. 25: No Turning Back by Robert Kirkman

Life After the Zombie Apocalypse is Nasty, Brutish, and Short—Or Is It? I am an avid watcher of the TV show, even though it has never been as good as the comics.  It’s two biggest problems may be a complete … Continue reading

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Review of The Autumnlands, Vol. 1: Tooth and Claw by Kurt Busiek

The Autumnlands is weird.  And I love it.  It’s old school, pulpy stuff: walking, talking animals, magic, floating cities and airships, walking chairs, gigantic winged insects as mounts, and a time-traveler from the past with scifi implants.  It’s all very … Continue reading

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Review of The Walking Dead, Compendium 3 by Robert Kirkman

Life After the Zombie Apocalypse is Nasty, Brutish, and Short—Or Is It? The Walking Dead, Compendium 3 collects comics #97-144, the same comics collected in volumes 17-24. As you can see, it’s quite a bit fatter than the first and … Continue reading

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