Articles Posted in the " Comics " Category

  • Penny Dreadful Comics: The Awaking

    Warning! This article contains spoilers for issues 1 and 2 of the Penny Dreadful sequel comic book series The Awaking! Proceed at your own risk! I’m admittedly a little late to the Penny Dreadful party; I only started watching it once the third and final season aired and I followed my friends into the fandom, curious. I’m madly […]


  • Red Rising Sons of Ares #1 Review: The Child on the Rock

    The first issue of Sons of Ares, the comic book prequel to Pierce Brown’s best-selling Red Rising trilogy, is a fitting introduction to the world. “The Child on the Rock” is a prequel-within-a-prequel, outlining how society got to where it is now as well as starting Ares’ story. - **Read our policies before commenting.** Please do not […]


  • “Haawiyat” Comic Lifts the Spirits of Syrian Refugees

    The first edition of Haawiyat, an Arabic-language comic created by the non-profit group CYRIC, has reached Turkey and is being distributed to Syrian children who were displaced by violence in their homeland. - **Read our policies before commenting.** Please do not copy our content in whole to other websites. Linkbacks are encouraged.


  • DC Has Declared June 3rd Wonder Woman Day

    Remember a few weeks ago when we were wondering where all the Wonder Woman advertising was? It looks like DC was just waiting for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2 to clear the superhero deck. They’re coming out swinging with a week’s worth of activities leading up to June 3rd, which they’re crowning Wonder Woman Day. […]


  • A Tribute to Robbie Thompson’s Silk

    I’ve been reading Marvel’s Silk from the first issue. Spider books aren’t normally something I read. When it comes to Marvel, I tend to read Deadpool and more Deadpool. - **Read our policies before commenting.** Please do not copy our content in whole to other websites. Linkbacks are encouraged.



  • Book Two of Strong Female Protagonist Is Killing It on Kickstarter

    Strong Female Protagonist is one of the best webcomics around. The struggles of Alison Green, current college student and former Guardian, are enjoyable even for people who don’t typically get into superhero comics. Now Book Two of the collected comic has almost tripled its goal on Kickstarter within a couple days of going live. - […]




  • Secret Empire #1 Puts Shock Value Above Soldiers And That’s A Problem

    Unless you’ve been living under a rock in the Dark Dimension (actually, even there) you’ve heard the news: Captain America, beloved hero and all-around good guy, is Hydra in the current story line. At C2E2 this weekend I had a chance to read an advance copy of Secret Empire #1 and… well, you know what site […]