Wednesday, 10 August, 2022

Tag: comics


It’s usually a writer that pulls me into a comic, and I think that could be because pretty art is great up to a point, but if there is no meat to the story it’s going to suck. I have Read more…


Those lovely people at Image Comics made Warren Ellis’ Trees Issue 1 free to download for a few days. For me a new Warren Ellis comic is something to celebrate. Anything by Jason Howard is likewise worth raising a glass Read more…


I always try and keep an eye on what Paul Duffield, the artist who collaborated with Warren Ellis on Freakangels is doing. I hadn’t looked at his site for a while, but I was really pleased to note this creator Read more…


Ed Brubaker is one of those writer’s who really dig in under the surface of the subjects he writes on. You get to travel around inside the skulls of the characters he creates, and the nuances and foibles that make Read more…


I love John Smith – I think the first thing by him that I ever read was Indigo Prime. I have enjoyed Devlin Waugh. I loved Revere. There is something in his writing that is akin to Grant Morrison, something Read more…


Ed Brubaker is one of those surefooted writers who you know you can rely on to deliver a perfectly paced, character-driven piece of writing. This is something I find pretty impressive when I consider the different genres that I have Read more…


This looks really cool. I like that sometimes intuition draws you back to a place you haven’t looked at in a while, and when you get there you find you turned up at just the right moment. Disenchanted is following Read more…


I enjoyed this immensely. I am glad that Battling Boy is coming close on its heels, because this whets the appetite. Pope is like none other when it comes to generating a kinetic breakneck speed of narrative, where you find Read more…


2000ad was one of those things that shaped my whole sensibility. Before I read a science fiction book or knew what dystopian really was, 2000ad had been warping my mind and giving me dark thoughts about stories I wanted to Read more…