Articles by sara mcdonald

  1. X-23 #16 Cover Image

    X-23 #16

    X-23 #16 picks up right in the middle of the action of Issue 15, with Valeria Richards possessed by the King of Whirldemons, bent on bringing the rest of his people through a portal in Reed Richards' lab and onto Earth.

    Comic Review Article Sara McDonald November 4, 2011
  2. Captain America & Bucky #623 Cover Image

    Captain America & Bucky #623

    The story reads a lot like a buddy comic full of hijinks, reminiscent of the sort of comics that would've been popular during the actual WWII era. Even with the serious nature of their mission, the focus seems as if it's going to be on Bucky and Toro getting into trouble when left on their own. It is not, however, 1944 anymore, and this comic was written with an eye on the reality of history, not the glossy, propaganda version.

    Comic Review Article Sara McDonald November 3, 2011
  3. Secret Avengers #18 Cover Image

    Secret Avengers #18

    llis has consistently been delivering solid comics with his run on Secret Avengers, and this issue is certainly no exception. It reads more like an espionage thriller than a traditional superhero comic, with action that moves the story along without ever hitting a lull.

    Comic Review Article Sara McDonald November 3, 2011
  4. SUNDAY SLUGFEST: Wolverine and the X-Men #1  Cover Image

    SUNDAY SLUGFEST: Wolverine and the X-Men #1

    It's the first day of school at the Jean Grey School for Higher Learning and a pair of New York Education Department inspectors are visiting! What could go wrong, besides everything possible? Sara McDonald: Chris Kiser: Kyle Garret: Sara McDonald: After leaving Utopia following the events of X-Men Schism , Wolverine has reopened the Westchester school, now dubbed the Jean Grey School for Higher Learning, and put himself in charge as headmaster.

    Comic Review Article Sara McDonald, Chris Kiser, Kyle Garret October 31, 2011
  5. Avengers Solo #1 Cover Image

    Avengers Solo #1

    Avengers Solo offers a mix of superhero tale and noir, as Hawkeye finds himself pulled into the middle of a search for a missing woman and a murder investigation.

    Comic Review Article Sara McDonald October 28, 2011
  6. Avengers Solo #1  Cover Image

    Avengers Solo #1

    Avengers Solo offers a mix of superhero tale and noir, as Hawkeye finds himself pulled into the middle of a search for a missing woman and a murder investigation.

    Comic Review Article Sara McDonald October 27, 2011
  7. Fear Itself: The Fearless #1 Cover Image

    Fear Itself: The Fearless #1

    The Fearless picks up in the aftermath of Fear Itself , with Captain America searching for the recently-escaped Sin and trying to contain the power of the hammers previously wielded by the Serpent's "Worthy.

    Comic Review Article Sara McDonald October 21, 2011
  8. Fear Itself: The Fearless #1 Cover Image

    Fear Itself: The Fearless #1

    The Fearless picks up in the aftermath of Fear Itself , with Captain America searching for the recently-escaped Sin and trying to contain the power of the hammers previously wielded by the Serpent's "Worthy.

    Comic Review Article Sara McDonald October 21, 2011