Review: Broken Souls Ballad

Writer: Massimo Rosi
Artist: Ludovica Ceregatti

Black Caravan Imprint. Saint Abigail’s Institute creates monsters – and those monsters are teenagers! The story begins as several teens discover that they possess out-of-the-ordinary abilities, in each case related to their psychosomatic conditions. The resulting trauma caused by this horrific discovery leads them to stray from their normal teenage lives; some to seek answers, others in a desperate attempt to escape their terrible fate. Meanwhile, a mysterious organization working for the government begins to track down the kids with the goal of “bringing them home.” 

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Review: Eve #1

Writer: Victor LaValle
Artist: Jo Mi-Gyeong
Colorist: Brittany Peer
Letterer: Andworld Design

For fans of Undiscovered Country and Little Bird comes a new adventure series from award-winning author Victor LaValle (Victor LaValle’s Destroyer) and rising-star artist Jo Mi-Gyeong (Jim Henson’s The Dark Crystal) about a dangerous journey across a future dystopian America to save the world.
When the ice caps melted, most of humanity was lost to the hidden disease that was released.
Now, a mysterious girl named Eve has awoken in secret and must deal with a world that’s nothing like the virtual reality she was raised in.
In order to save her real father, Eve must embark on a deadly quest across the country, but she has no idea of the threats that await her – or the price she will pay to restore life to a dying planet…”

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Review: Witchblood #2

Writer: Matthew Erman
Artist: Lisa Sterle 
Colorist: Gab Contreras
Letterer: Jim Campbell
Designer: Tim Daniel
Cover A: Lisa Sterle 
Cover B: Lisa Sterle 
Cover C: Yoshi Yoshitani 
On Sale: 4/28/2021

Chapter Two: Burnin’ For You!

With Carlos burning, the injured witch Yonna has taken off into the wild deserts of West Texas. Meanwhile, Paxton LaBelle and The Hounds of Love ride to New Madrid in victory, following divination magic to their next target.

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Review: Once & Future #18

Writer: Kieron Gillen
Artist: Dan Mora
Colors: Tamra Bonvillain
Letters: Ed Dukeshire

The truth shall be revealed…and our world is hardly ready for the consequences to come.

But don’t worry, Duncan and Bridgette are here to save Britain from being pulled into the Otherworld.

Unless, of course, they fail.

ONCE & FUTURE #18 marks the End of Current Story Arc! The critically acclaimed Must-Read Series will be back in August 2021 after a brief hiatus.

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Review: Dr. Love Wave and the Experiments #2

Creator biographies:

• GREG GUSTIN (writer) is a writer living and working in the New York City area. When not reading or writing comics, he spends his time eating the amazing treats his crazy-talented chef/baker wife Jenna creates, attempting to snuggle with their less-than-affectionate-towards-him cat, and trying to keep up with their growing-way-too-fast infant son.

• KAYLEE ROWENA (series artist) is a NYC-based comic artist and illustrator. She likes ghost stories and the color pink. Find her at kayleerowena.com or @kayleerowena on Twitter!

• JOAMETTE GIL (letterer) is an award-winning editor, cartoonist, and letterer extraordinaire. Her letters grace the pages of such titles as ARCHIVAL QUALITY (Oni Press) by Ivy Noelle Weir and Steenz, and MOONCAKES (Lion Forge) by Suzanne Walker and Wendy Xu. She’s best known for her groundbreaking publications as P&M Press, home to POWER & MAGIC: THE QUEER WITCH COMICS ANTHOLOGY and HEARTWOOD: NON-BINARY TALES OF SYLVAN FANTASY.

• KELSEY RAMSAY (issue 2’s backup story artist) is a comic artist and illustrator from London, UK. Traditional inking is one of her favourite ways to bring energy into her art and pages. As an avid reader she has always been passionate about seeing stories come to life, which inspired her start in comics!

“DR. LOVE WAVE AND THE EXPERIMENTS tells the story of Milt Summers and his titular sci-fi surf rock band. On the one-year anniversary of his mother’s death, all Milt wants to do is play his way through the pain, but when an invasion force of water-stealing aliens arrives in his hometown of Madre Bay, a Musically Inclined Killer Android (MIKA) makes other plans for him. Soon, Milt will have to decide between continuing to move idly through his life, or finding it within himself to literally fight through his grief!”

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Review: Home Sick Pilots #5

Written by Dan Watters
Art by Caspar Wijngaard
Letters by Aditya Bidikar
Design by Tom Muller

The Old James House turns on Ami. If she can’t conquer her own demons, how can she expect to conquer those that haunt its hallways? Perhaps demons aren’t for conquering. Perhaps we must fight alongside them…  
The house fistfights a monster is what we’re getting at, in the END OF OUR FIRST STORY ARC.”

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