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Comics for Your Pull Box Week of July 11th 2018: Superman Begins Anew

Comics for Your Pull Box, Week of July 11th, 2018: Superman Begins Anew

The Tenth Doctor finds an abandoned ship that may not be so abandoned, and he may be in grave danger. James Peaty, Jody Houser, Iolanda Zafardino, Rachael Stott, and Enrica Angiolini bring you this story.[caption id="attachment_881170" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Konungar: War of Crowns #2 cover by Juzhen[/caption]Konungar: War of Crowns #2The Centaurs are here to wage war against the Vikings,[...]

Valiant Previews Bloodshot Salvation #11 Archer &#038 Armstrong Deluxe Edition

Valiant Previews Bloodshot Salvation #11, Archer & Armstrong Deluxe Edition

Are you on the fence about picking up the comics Valiant is shipping next week, but could really make an informed decision if you could just see the first five pages or so from each one? Well, sir, madam, or otherwise, you appear to be the exact target demographic of these weekly previews.Valiant has released[...]

Bloodshot Salvation #10 Review: Building the Tension

Bloodshot Salvation #10 Review: Building the Tension

Meanwhile, Bloodshot and Bloodhound have arrived in the year 4002 and have a mission to carry out for Baron Samedi.[caption id="attachment_865885" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Bloodshot Salvation #10 cover by Kenneth Rocafort[/caption]Bloodshot Salvation #10 is gearing up for the big finale to these plot threads and conflicts The Scarred Man and the Gray Man are moving in[...]

Bloodshot Salvation #9 Advance Review: The Good Boy to End All Good Boys

Bloodshot Salvation #9 Advance Review: The Good Boy to End All Good Boys

Among them is none other than Bloodhound.[caption id="attachment_847168" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Bloodshot Salvation #9 cover by Kenneth Rocafort[/caption]Bloodshot Salvation #9 serves as an origin issue for the Bloodhound, and it is a brutal one at that Jeff Lemire aims to faithfully recreate the British/German front in WWI, complete with brutal slaughter, disease, and nihilistic hopelessness.That makes[...]

Search for Romes Lost Eagles in Valiant Entertainments July 2018 Solicits

Search for Rome's Lost Eagles in Valiant Entertainment's July 2018 Solicits

| T+ | On Sale JULY 18th[gallery size="large" ids="832702,832703,832704"]BLOODSHOT SALVATION #11 Written by JEFF LEMIRE Art by DOUG BRAITHWAITE Cover A by KENNETH ROCAFORT Cover B by RENATO GUEDES Bloodshot Icon Variant by WHILCE PORTACIOTime to kill!To save his daughter's life, Bloodshot brokered an unthinkable bargain...and has been thrown forward two thousand years in the future to 4002 A.D.! But preserving[...]

Comic Book Wins and Losses April 11th 2018: Sorting Out the New Series

Comic Book Wins and Losses April 11th, 2018: Sorting Out the New Series'

The victim this time was Mexico, and Ninja- K #6 paints it with a fairly cruel brush before getting to the admittedly fun supervillain stuff.[caption id="attachment_826354" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Bloodshot Salvation #8 cover by Kenneth Rocafort[/caption]Win: Bloodshot Salvation #8's ArtSometimes a just "ok" comic story can be elevated by the artwork, and that was certainly the case[...]

Bloodshot Salvation #8 Review: A Decent Story Elevated by Incredible Artwork

Bloodshot Salvation #8 Review: A Decent Story Elevated by Incredible Artwork

Unfortunately, it involves meeting up with Baron Samedi.[caption id="attachment_826354" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Bloodshot Salvation #8 cover by Kenneth Rocafort[/caption]So, this issue of Bloodshot Salvation actually has art! That’s already a vast improvement over the previous issue.Snarkiness aside, Bloodshot Salvation #8 is a fairly fun issue of the series The story doesn’t move particularly far until the[...]


Comic Book Wins and Losses Week of March 7th 2018: Oblivion Song and Venom Revisited

Comic Book Wins and Losses, Week of March 7th, 2018: Oblivion Song and Venom Revisited

This is just another amazing issue from a talented creative team.[caption id="attachment_797012" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Bloodshot Salvation #7 cover by Jeff Lemire[/caption]Loss: Bloodshot Salvation #7 and its Lack of ArtI reviewed this one a couple of weeks back, and my opinion of it hasn't changed Jeff Lemire is an immensely talented writer, and I've greatly enjoyed[...]

Ninjak vs the Valiant Universe #2 Review: Way Better Than the Opening Issue

Ninjak vs the Valiant Universe #2 Review: Way Better Than the Opening Issue

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Ninjak (or Ninja-K) washes up on a river bank with his prize, and he makes his way to a nearby warehouse. Elsewhere, Livewire approaches the Eternal Warrior to plead that he won't kill Ninjak. Unfortunately, Bloodshot is already closing in on Colin King. X-O Manowar isn't too far behind. While the first issue […]

Bloodshot Salvation #7: Graphic Novel Sans the Graphics

Bloodshot Salvation #7: Graphic Novel Sans the Graphics

If he is to survive and protect his daughter, he must advance and avoid danger with Hound leading the way.[caption id="attachment_797012" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Bloodshot Salvation #7 cover by Jeff Lemire[/caption]I’m going to cut to the chase with this book There is one page of art The rest are black pages with caption and inexplicable paneling[...]

Bloodshot Salvation #6 (Late) Review: Some Emotional Weight and Incredible Artwork

Bloodshot Salvation #6 (Late) Review: Some Emotional Weight and Incredible Artwork

It involves a trip, meeting with another hero, and possibly making some dire compromises.[caption id="attachment_797878" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Bloodshot Salvation #6 cover by Kenneth Rocafort[/caption]The dual-story advancement is doing little to justify itself in this issue, and it has been one of the weaker aspects of Bloodshot Salvation for sure.Beyond that, Bloodshot Salvation #6 is a[...]

Harbinger Wars 2 Begin Plus Enroll in Valiant High: Valiant Entertainment May 2018 Solicits

Harbinger Wars 2 Begin, Plus Enroll in Valiant High: Valiant Entertainment May 2018 Solicits

All that, plus more from X-O Manowar, Ninja-K, Bloodshot Salvation, and more Details below.[gallery size="large" ids="797368,797369,797370,797371,797372"]HARBINGER WARS 2 #1 (of 4) Written by MATT KINDT Art by TOMÁS GIORELLO Cover A by J.G JONES Cover B by MICO SUAYAN Interlocking Variant by JUAN JOSÉ RYP HW2 Icon Variant by FELIPE MASSAFERA Brushed Metal Variant by LEWIS LAROSA Blank Cover Also Available THE SEISMIC COMICS EVENT[...]

Bloodshot Salvation #5 Review: Paying Back the Father

Bloodshot Salvation #5 Review: Paying Back the Father

At MI-6 headquarters, Ray and Magic’s daughter is looking to be in a bad spot and may yet die due to the illness.Plus, the Scarred Man is still looking to round up the nanite-enhanced operatives.[caption id="attachment_774371" align="aligncenter" width="562"] Bloodshot Salvation #5 cover by Kenneth Rocafort[/caption]Bloodshot Salvation #5 is a heavy yet definitive improvement on the[...]

Bloodshot Salvation #4 Review: Decent but Cliched Tale of Two Brothers

Bloodshot Salvation #4 Review: Decent but Cliched Tale of Two Brothers

Diego Rodriguez’s color art adds to the visual quality, and the two put together an aesthetically phenomenal comic.Bloodshot Salvation #4 is an alright read The story is cliched, and the father is almost a parody of abusive fathers in fiction However, the relationship between the brothers is endearing, and the art of Suayan and Rodriguez[...]

Bloodshot Salvation #3 Review: An Action-Drama With Heart And Power

Bloodshot Salvation #3 Review: An Action-Drama With Heart And Power

[rwp-review-recap id="0"]Bloodshot Salvation #3 from Valiant by Jeff Lemire, Lewis LaRosa, Mico Suayan, Diego Rodriguez, Brian Reber and Simon Bowland continues the story of Bloodshot and his family as things fall apart.[caption id="attachment_743882" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Bloodshot Salvation #3 cover by Kenneth Rocafort[/caption]Bloodshot's partner, Magic, and their daughter Jessie have been on the run ever since[...]

Bloodshot Is A Hardened Baltimore Orioles Fan.

Bloodshot Is A Hardened Baltimore Oriole's Fan.

Next week is Baltimore Comic Con, my home con, and Valiant has released a look at their convention exclusive comic;Bloodshot Salvation #1 will be on sale during the con, and features Barry Kitson, Jeff Lemire, Lewis LaRosa,  and Mico Suayan The best thing about the comic though is Bloodshot's face This is obviously a man who's[...]

Valiant Reveals Promotional Items For Bloodshot Salvation #1

Valiant Reveals Promotional Items For Bloodshot Salvation #1

Valiant has been giving Bloodshot Salvation #1 the full court press ahead of its FOC date, which is just a few weeks away. We've already seen their roadmap for the series’ first year’s-worth of stories, and now, the publisher is showing off its full slate of promotional items heading to retailers. Let’s take a look at what[...]

Jeff Lemire Revamps Rampage for Bloodshot Salvation in September

Jeff Lemire Revamps Rampage for 'Bloodshot Salvation' in September

Valiant is kicking off the last week of June with a series of teasers spotlighting the cast of Bloodshot Salvation #1 — the first issue of the new ongoing series from writer Jeff Lemire and artists Lewis LaRosa and Mico Suayan. First up is none other than Rampage — a revamped version of Valiant’s big-bad from[...]