Review: The Blue Flame #5

Writer: Christopher Cantwell 
Artist: Adam Gorham
Colorist: Kurt Michael Russell
Letterer: Hassan Otsmane-Elhaou
Designer: Tim Daniel
Cover B: Adam Gorham
Cover B: Yoshi Yoshitani
On Sale: 11/3/2021

The Blue Flame presents his opening argument to the Tribunal Consensus, finally beginning to make his case for the salvation of humanity by leading a hyper-visual tour of its beautiful accomplishments. But at home in Milwaukee, Sam Brausam is still dealing with extensive PTSD and becomes volatile in the house. With a baby well on the way, his sister Dee demands he go to a tragedy support group and seek help or move out. As the defense makes its counter opening argument, Sam faces prying and morbid curiosity from his new group therapy peers, leading him to seek solace with Reed Gordon again-but she may be unwilling to offer any, given her own dark and tragic past.

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Review: Human Remains #1

Writer: Peter Milligan 
Artist: Sally Cantirino
Colorist: Dearbhla Kelly
Letterer: Andworld
Designer: Tim Daniel
Cover A: Sally Cantirino
Cover B: Joshua Hixson
Cover C: Corin Howell
Cover D: Brendan McCarthy
Cover E: Mike Allred
On Sale: 9/29/2021

Dax and Bisa love each other. But in this new and terrifying world, love is dangerous. Feeling anything is dangerous. Earth has a new and terrible invader-monsters that deprive us of the very feelings that make us human.

A shocking tale of pent-up emotions, perilously loud sex, and forced compsure in the face of unspeakable horror…from one of the most celebrated writers in comics, Peter Milligan (X-Force, Enigma, Shade, the Changing Man, Hellblazer) and breakout horror artist Sally Cantirino (I Walk With Monsters, The Final Girls).”

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Review: The Last Book You’ll Ever Read #2

Writer: Cullen Bunn 
Artist: Leila Leiz
Colorist: Giada Marchisio
Letterer: Jim Campbell
Designer: Tim Daniel
Cover A: Leila Leiz
Cover B: Jen Hickman
On Sale: 9/8/2021

Olivia Kade’s cross-country book tour kicks off and is immediately met with resistance. The public lashes out against her treatise on the collapse of society, and it is Connor Wilson’s job to keep her safe. As events surrounding the tour grow more violent, more surreal, and more horrific, Connor can’t help but wonder — is Olivia’s book bringing about strange changes in the world?

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Review: Witchblood #6

Writer: Matthew Erman 
Artist: Lisa Sterle
Colorist: Gab Contreras
Letterer: Andworld Design
Designer: Tim Daniel
Cover A: Lisa Sterle
Cover B: Yoshi Yoshitani
Cover C: Lisa Sterle
On Sale: 9/8/2021

“Witchblood returns in its most explosive issue so far! With Yonna, Atlacoya, and Texas Red hot on the tail of Paxton and The Hounds of Love, how close is too close? Featuring the First Appearance of the Witch Queen Esme!”

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Review: Money Shot #14

Writer: Tim Seeley & Sarah Beattie 
Artist: Caroline Leigh Lane
Colorist: Kurt Michael Russell
Letterer: Crank!
Designer: Tim Daniel
Cover: Caroline Leigh Lane
On Sale: 9/1/2021

The XXX-plorers need to rescue two of their own from a planet of human hunters. And that means teaming up with the makers of XXX-plorers XXX-parody, XXX-XXX-plorers. Yeah, we know it’s a lot of Xs. But, hey, maybe that’ll sell some comics!”

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Review: Barbaric #3

Writer: Michael Moreci
Artist: Nathan Gooden
Colorist: Addison Duke
Letterer: Jim Campbell
Designer: Tim Daniel 
Cover A: Nathan Gooden
Cover B: Joshua Hixson
On Sale: 8/25/2021

Everything’s gone to sh*t. But what else is new for a barbarian cursed to do good, who has to follow the commands of a bloodthirsty axe? It’s just that today’s a little worse. With Owen’s back against the wall, and his enemies eager to chop him to bits, things are looking especially grim as the first arc of BARBARIC comes to a close.”

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Review: The Blue Flame #4

Writer: Christopher Cantwell
Artist: Adam Gorham
Colorist: Kurt Michael Russell
Letterer: Hassan Otsmane-Elhaou
Designer: Tim Daniel 
Cover A: Adam Gorham
Cover B: Yoshi Yoshitani
On Sale: 8/25/2021

Sam spirals deeper into darkness while the Blue Flame chooses to finally face the tragedy of his life on Earth. It remains to be seen if either of them will ever recover, and if they can still be heroes. As they grapple with their identities, Sam searches his soul and seeks relief in the arms of someone who may in fact be an adversary, while the Flame finds an ally in someone he thought was working against him.

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Review: Barbaric #2

Writer: Michael Moreci
Artist: Nathan Gooden
Colorist: Addison Duke
Letterer: Jim Campbell
Designer: Tim Daniel 
Cover A: Nathan Gooden
Cover B: Joshua Hixson
On Sale: 7/28/2021

More blood! More mayhem! More monsters! Will Owen storm the abbey with Soren the witch? Will axe get drunk on blood? Yes! And you’re going to love it.”

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