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Ales Kot Returns With Luca Casalanguida and Heather Moore For Lost Soldiers
Getting a Gem of The Month for August 2020 in next week's Diamond Previews is a new series by Ales Kot, Luca Casalanguida and Heather Moore, called Lost Soldiers, promised earlier this year for the Summer – and still scheduled that way despite everything. Set in 1969 Vietnam and present day Juarez, about three men tied together[...]
Days of Hate #7 cover by Danijel Zezelj
The washed-out colors from Jordie Bellaire give a similar problem where a character doesn't really have a clothing color association to remember them by. Days of Hate #7 is another good issue of the Ales Kot story, but it highlights some problems which I had hoped would be ironed out by this point I can still[...]
The New World #1 cover by Tradd and Heather Moore
It's a little Judge Dredd, a little Running Man, a little Robocop, and even shares some premise ideas with Ales Kot's own Days of Hate. Oh, it also shares ideas with Live PD, which is a televised show watching police officers as they arrest people with actual commentators, but that's something that actually exists and is[...]
Bloodborne #4 cover by Vanesa del Rey
Ales Kot crafted something unique yet faithful to the game in this story, and Kowalski and Simpson deliver phenomenal artwork Thankfully, this book has been promoted to an ongoing, so we will get to see more from here In any case, this book earns another recommendation Give it a read. [rwp-review-ratings id="0"] [rwp-review-form id="0"] [rwp-review-recap id="0"] The Hunter[...]
Bloodborne #3 cover by Piotr Kowalski
Bloodborne contnues with the Hunter and the Paleblood child being pursued across the land by a beast as the Hunter tries to discern what the child truly is. Does it make for a good read?
Comics for Your Pull Box, Week of 03/28/18
This may yet be one of the most interesting fantasy books of the moment. Days of Hate #3 cover by Danijel Zezelj and Tom Muller Days of Hate #3 Ales Kot and Danijel Zezelj have put out one of the angriest and most contentious books in recent memory, and it's only getting more ambitious with each issue[...]
Days of Hate #2 cover by Danijel Zezelj
You want it to linger a little more, even if that would clash with its blunt presentation. Ales Kot continues to be homed in on the political atmosphere of the United States and the world to which we are dangerously close. Days of Hate #2 art by Danijel Zezelj and Jordie Bellaire Danijel Zezelj's artwork is dim, gritty,[...]
Bloodborne #1 cover by Jeff Stokely
FromSoftware's tendency to play keep-away with the plot and lore, which Ales Kot and Piotr Kowalski recapture for this comic, lends itself to horror and intensity The minimalist approach to narration and dialogue is greatly appreciated too. The existential ponderances add to that sense of fear and foreboding This character is already dealing with bloodthirsty man-beasts,[...]