Review: An Unkindness of Ravens #1

Written by Dan Panosian
Art by Marianna Ignazzi
Colors by Fabiana Mascolo
Letters by Mike Fiorentino

* Not all the witches burned during the Salem Witch Trials – and the ones that survived did so together. Now, generations later, their descendants protect the ancient secrets entrusted to them. They call themselves the Ravens.
* Wilma is the new girl in school, and she plans to go completely unnoticed – except that she bears an eerie resemblance to the Raven member Waverly. And Waverly just went missing.
* But the truth behind Waverly’s disappearance will put the entire coven in danger – and Wilma will have to rely on power she never knew she had if she wants to save her new friends.

Continue reading

Review: Shadow Service #2

Writer: Cavan Scott
Artist: Corin Howell
Colorist: Triona Farrell
Letterer: Andworld Design
Designer: Tim Daniel 
Cover: Aaron Campbell
On Sale: 9/23/2020

Captured by supernatural secret agents, Gina faces the mysterious head of MI666. With her powers turned against her, the witch-turned-private investigator must risk everything to escape. But with her enemies closing in, can Gina resist one final call for help? Infernal Intrigue from Cavan Scott (Star Wars) and Corin M. Howell (Dark Red).

Continue reading

Butcher Queen: Interview with the creators + review!

Butcher Queen Volume 1: Black Star City – out 9/23/2020 – In Black Star City, alien Off-Worlders are being systematically attacked and removed from society. When cop-turned-mercenary Syd Kiowa is hired by one of the victims, she uncovers a terrifying war of secrets that could change the future of  human and alien relations forever.

Butcher Queen: Planet of the Dead issue #1 – Begins 10/21/2020 – When a young boy discovers a never-before-seen lifeform, Syd Kiowa and her team of misfits must unravel its connection to a series of global attacks from another dimension.

Continue reading

Review: Money Shot #8

Writers: Tim Seeley & Sarah Beattie 
Artist: Rebekah Isaacs
Colorist: Kurt Michael Russell
Letterer: Crank!
Designer: Tim Daniel
On Sale: 9/16/2020

Enter the Planet Cockaigne (a real name from history that we totally didn’t make up)! The XXXplorers arrive in a world of pleasure and leisure where scientists are superstars. The only problem is… they’ve been forced to bring along moron and POTUS Luke Kirk! How long until he says or does something really terrible?

Continue reading

Review: Seven Secrets #2

Written by Tom Taylor
Art by Daniele Di Nicuolo
Colored by Walter Baiamonte
With color assistance by Katia Ranalli
Lettered by Ed Dukeshire

After a deadly attack on the Order, their youngest member Caspar must step forward to keep the world safe from the Seven Secrets with the power to destroy it. But surviving The Trials doesn’t mean just becoming the next Holder of a great Secret – it also carries dangers that will change Caspar’s life in unimaginable ways…

Continue reading

Review: Grit #3

Writer: Brian Wickman
Artist: Kevin Castaniero
Colorist: Simon Gough
Letterer: Micah Myers

Our begrudging traveling companions are on the hunt for the creature that escaped Barrow’s axe, but their plans are upended when the trail goes cold in a small town that’s seemingly unaffected by the beast’s influence. I reckon things are bound to get strange for Ari and Barrow in this frenetic finale!

Continue reading

Review: Vampire the Masquerade #2

Writers: Tim Seeley, Tini Howard, Blake Howard
Artist: Devmalya Pramanik, Nathan Gooden
Colorist: Addison Duke
Letterer: Andworld Design
Designer: Tim Daniel 
Cover: Aaron Campbell
On Sale: 9/16/2020

Cecily Bain takes fledgling vampire Ali on a twisted tour of the night life of the Twin Cities. But those lessons can’t prepare her for the assignment she has to complete by dawn: her first feeding!

Continue reading

Review: You Look Like Death: Tales from the Umbrella Academy #1

Written by Gerard Way and Shaun Simon
Art and colors by I.N.J. Culbard
Letters by Nate Piekos of Blambot
Umbrella Academy created by Gerard Way and Gabriel Bá

Dark Horse Comics – 9/16/2020

The first Umbrella Academy spin off series! When 18-year-old Seance gets himself kicked out of the Umbrella Academy, and his allowance discontinued by Hargreeves, he takes to a place where his ghoulish talents will be appreciated—Hollywood. After a magical high on a vampire-drug-lord’s stash, Klaus needs help, and doesn’t have his siblings there to save him. Seance gets his own miniseries! 

Continue reading