Reviews

  1. 4.5ADVANCE REVIEW: Same Difference (Hardcover Rerelease) Image

    ADVANCE REVIEW: Same Difference (Hardcover Rerelease)

    Originally published in 2003, the graphic novel Same Difference, by Derek Kirk Kim, has won the Eisner, Harvey, and Ignatz Awards. Now, First Second has rereleased this classic in a new, redesigned hardcover edition, and it is good to have it back.

    Comic Review Article Reviewed by Daniel Elkin November 23, 2011
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    MetaMaus

    MetaMaus is an exhaustive behind the scenes look at the creative process.

    Comic Review Article Reviewed by Daniel Elkin November 23, 2011
  3. 4ADVANCE REVIEW: The Strain #1 Image

    ADVANCE REVIEW: The Strain #1

    "There have always been vampires. In secret and in darkness waiting. Now their time has come. In one week, Manhattan will be gone. In one month, the country. In two months -- the world."

    Comic Review Article Reviewed by Zack Davisson November 22, 2011
  4. 3Conan the Barbarian (2011) Blu-ray Review Image

    Conan the Barbarian (2011) Blu-ray Review

    Director: Marcus Nispel Writers: Thomas Dean Donnelly & Joshua Oppenheimer and Sean Hood Starring: Jason Momoa, Stephen Lang, Rachel Nichols, Rose McGowan, & Ron Perlman Rated R 112 min.

    Movie Review Article Reviewed by Paul Brian McCoy November 21, 2011
  5. 3.5Batman #3 Image

    Batman #3

    Despite some occasional sections that sag a little, the issue manages to pull off an exciting and dramatic conclusion, ratcheting up the tension via some fast-cut switching between different perspectives and locales, and providing a nail-biting cliffhanger worthy of the 1960s TV series.

    Comic Review Article Reviewed by Dave Wallace November 21, 2011
  6. 4Birds of Prey #3 Image

    Birds of Prey #3

    The Birds of Prey hunt for a maniac that exploits people as bombs and uses memes as triggers. In order to combat these fanatics, the team recruits a fourth member: Poison Ivy.

    Comic Review Article Reviewed by Ray Tate November 21, 2011
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    Supergirl #3

    Writers Michael Green and Mike Johnson take an irritating, voyeuristic approach to Tycho. Supergirl should be the sole point of view character, but the writers shift focus so that the reader assumes Tycho's viewpoint. I'm on Kara's side.

    Comic Review Article Reviewed by Ray Tate November 21, 2011