24th Mar2017

Graphic Novel Review: ‘The Assignment’

by Dean Fuller

Written by Walter Hill, Dennis Hamill | Adapted by Matz | Art by Jef | Published by Titan Comics Can lightning strike twice? The team of Walter Hill, Matz, and Jef did a great job on their Triggerman book, a book I really enjoyed reading earlier this year. This title, The Assignment, originally came out […]

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22nd Mar2017

Graphic Novel Review: ‘Doctor Who – Supremacy of the Cybermen’

by Dean Fuller

Written by Cavan Scott, George Mann | Art by Ivan Rodriguez, Walter Geovanni | Published by Titan Comics The Cybermen, bar none, have always been my favourite Dr Who villains. In fact, not only my favourite Who villains, but in my top ten of science fiction villains ever. I could also bore you with reasons […]

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20th Feb2017

Graphic Novel Review: ‘Vikings – Godhead’

by Dan Clark

Written by Cavan Scott | Art by Staz Johnson | Published by Titan Comics | Format: FC, 112pp When you think about it vikings may be the world’s first antiheroes. They are these groups of savage men that are utterly fascinating due to their deep mythology, love of battlefield, and unusual moral code. So it […]

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16th Feb2017

‘Scotland Yardie’ Review (Knockabout Comics)

by Kevin Haldon

Written by Bobby Joseph | Art by Joseph Samuels | Published by Knockabout Comics Usually the last thing I want in my comic book or graphic novel is politics… Usually I am looking for a book that takes me out of the real world a little bit and gives me some surreal fantastical story… Usually. […]

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10th Feb2017

Graphic Novel Review: ‘Independence Day – Dark Fathom’

by Kevin Haldon

Written By Victor Gischler | Art By Steve Scott, Alex Shibao, Tazio Bettin, Rodney Ramos, Ivan Rodriguez | Published by Titan Comics They came from the stars to destroy us… And we rose up as one to defeat them, but devestation still lurks in the ocean depths! In the wake of humanity’s triumph against the […]

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28th Nov2016

‘The Adventures of Puss in Boots: Amazing Tails’ Review

by Dean Fuller

Written by Chris Cooper, Max Davidon, Alex Matthews | Art by Egle Bartolini, Maria Sanapo, Dave Alvarez | Published by Titan Comics Well this looked a little different from my normal comics reading diet. Not a grown man in spandex to be seen for sure, although a cat in boots probably trumps that anyway. Puss […]

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23rd Sep2016

‘Towerkind’ Review (Graphic Novel)

by Chris Cummings

Created by Kat Verhoeven | Published by Conundrum Press Towerkind is a weird book, let’s get that out of the way before we get into the meat of this review. It’s odd, at times confusing, and a little bit mismanaged in terms of the plot. That doesn’t mean I hated this book, because I didn’t. Towerkind […]

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21st Sep2016

‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Vol.14: Order From Chaos’ Review

by ApolloXL5

Written by Tom Waltz, Kevin Eastman, Curnow | Art by Ken Garing, Michael Dialynas, Ronda Pattison PLOT: A new age begins for the TMNT. The epic events of the past have created new opportunities for the future and new dangers. Will the Family stay united in the face of a devastating new foe? VERDICT: Well with […]

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07th Jun2016

‘Independence Day: The Original Movie Adaptation’ Review

by Dean Fuller

Written by Phil Crain, Ralph Macchio | Art by Leonard Kirk, Rod Whigham, Terry Pallot | Published by Titan Comics As the marketing for Independence Day: Resurgence really shifts into high gear, Titan Comics have decided to re-release the original Marvel Comics adaptation of the first Independence Day movie. A cash in? Sure. A worthy […]

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20th May2016

‘Straitjacket’ Graphic Novel Review

by Dean Fuller

Written by El Torres | Art by Guillermo Sanna | Published by Amigo Comics I hate it when the title of a book sometimes has no relation to the content within, or has very little relevance. No problem with that here, we have a title and a book that does exactly what it says on […]

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01st May2016

Graphic Novel Review: ‘Moose’

by Chris Cummings

Created by Max de Radigues | Published by Conundrum Press | Format: Paperback Moose is a graphic novel from Conundrum Press that I’ve had my eye on for a while, so when it was sent to me to read and review I was over the moon, and I read it the day it plopped through […]

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17th Apr2016

‘I Hate Fairyland Vol.1: Madly Ever After’ Review

by Chris Cummings

Written by Skottie Young | Art by Skottie Young | Published by Image Comics | Format: Trade Paperback From superstar writer and artist Skottie Young (Rocket Raccoon, Wizard of Oz, Fortunately, The Milk), comes the first volume of an allnew series of adventure and mayhem. An Adventure Time/Alice in Wonderland-style epic that smashes its cute […]

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05th Mar2016

‘Skydoll Vol.1: Decade’ Review (Titan Comics)

by Dean Fuller

Written and Drawn by Alessandro Barbucci, Barbera Canepa | Published by Titan Comics | Format: Hardback, 232pp As much as I love comic books, and after reading them for far too many years it’s just as well that I do, sometimes you can get just that little bit jaded and find too much ‘sameness’ in […]

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15th Dec2015

Titan announce May release of ‘Showman Killer Vol 2: The Golden Child’

by Phil Wheat

Hot on the heels of our review of the first volume of Showman Killer, Titan Comics have announced that on May 18th, 2016 they will be publishing The Golden Child, the second in the hit science fiction saga. Written by visionary writer and director Alejandro Jodorowsky with art from Nicolas Fructus this second in the […]

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12th Dec2015

‘Something at the Window is Scratching: Vol.1′ Review

by Phil Wheat

Written by Roman Dirge | Art by Roman Dirge | Published by Titan Comics | Format: Hardback, 128pp Roman Dirge is probably best known as the author and artist of Lenore: The Cute Little Dead Girl, but Dirge has also turned his hand to other stories and other mediums, and Something at the Window is […]

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10th Dec2015

‘Showman Killer Vol.1: Heartless Hero’ Review (Titan Comics)

by Dean Fuller

Written by Alejandro Jodorowsky | Art by Nicolos Fructus | Published by Titan Comics | Format: Hardback, 56pp Alejandro Jodorowsky is something of a cult hero it seems. A man of many talents, he is known for his work as a film and theatre director, an actor, a poet and musician, a screenwriter, and even as […]

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12th Nov2015

‘Cap Stone: Volume 1 – Captain Stone Is Missing’ Review (Titan Comics)

by Dean Fuller

Written by Christina McCormack & Liam Sharp | Art by Liam Sharp | Published by Titan Comics | Format: Hardback, 192pp Well this was a little bit different. Not necessarily ‘bad’ different you understand, just different. Cap Stone: Vol.1 – Captain Stone is Missing is the creation of Liam Sharp and wife Christina McCormack and […]

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03rd Nov2015

‘Samurai: Omnibus’ Review (Titan Comics)

by Dean Fuller

Written by Jean-Francois Di Giorgio | Art by Frederic Genet | Published by Titan Comics | Format: Hardback, 192pp Titan Comics have been doing an impressive job of late in bringing relatively unknown (to UK and US readers that is) but very high quality European creator created material to a wider audience. Curated content, if […]

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22nd Oct2015

‘The Complete Adventures of Cholly and Flytrap’ Review

by Dean Fuller

Written by Arthur Sudyam | Art by Arthur Sudyam | Published by Titan Comics | Format: Hardback, 256pp I would imagine most mainstream comic book readers would know the name Arthur Sudyam from his several years illustrating those great covers for the Marvel Zombies books, as well as drawing many other Marvel covers. He has […]

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14th Sep2015

‘Mutafukaz’ Review (Titan Comics)

by Dean Fuller

Written and Drawn by RUN | Published by Titan Comics | Format: Hardback, 120pp Well this was a little bit different, as I knew it would be when I saw the ‘Disapproved by the Comics Code Authority’ gag logo on the cover, and a quote from the good Dr Wertham inside. (if you don’t know your […]

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14th Sep2015

‘Universe War One: Collected Edition’ Review (Titan Comics)

by Dean Fuller

Written and Drawn by Denis Bajram | Published by Titan Comic | Format: Hardback, 288pp I came into this review thinking I had never previously heard of Universal War One, but after doing a little bit of research realised I had in fact come across it before. Several years ago, Marvel Comics published a translated […]

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12th Aug2015

Graphic Novel Review: ’13 Coins’

by Dean Fuller

Written by Martin Brennan, Michael B. Jackson | Art by Simon Bisley | Published by Titan Comics | Format: Hardback, 192pp 13 Coins Volume 1 collects together issues 1-6 of the 13 Coins mini-series, which was previously published by Corinthian Productions. The initial thing that caught my eye was the pedigree of the creative people […]

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