buzzkill Archives

Advance Review: Five Awesome Things About Paybacks #1
We were big fans of Buzzkill, the series by Donny Cates, Eliot Rahal, Geoff Shaw, and Lauren Affe that set up some of the tone and especially the humor and art quality that we see in the new series Paybacks, set in the same universe as the previous comic but only very loosely overlapping. Now, it's[...]
The Bleed 2.10: Reading I Kill Giants With Donny Cates
The podcast consists of the latest news in comics, creator interviews, and a weekly book club discussion. This week we're reading a classic with up-and-coming badass DONNY CATES! Cates writes titles such as The Ghost Fleet and Buzzkill for Dark Horse Comics with quite a few coming out the gate in 2015[...]
From Donny Cates… What Is Interceptor?
Your guess is as good at ours… Donny Cates is the co-creator of the likes of Buzzkill, Ghost Fleet and The Paybacks for Dark Horse Comics Could this, by any chance, be the next project he has in mind? Also for Dark Horse, or for someone else? It looks a bit… space-y….   [...]
CatesWatch: The Paybacks, A New Superhero Comic From Dark Horse?
Donny Cates, an ex-Bleeding Cool writer, is a rising star in the comic book scene right now, with Dark Horse having published his recent superhero series Buzzkill, and with trucker conspiracy Ghost Fleet to come. And so now, since he's moved on from Bleeding Cool, we get to gossip about him. I've heard a rumour regarding two[...]
Bleeding Cool's 11 Best Comics of 2013
Buzzkill, from Dark Horse Comics, written by Donny Cates and Mark Reznicek, with art by Geoff Shaw and colors by Lauren Affe Buzzkill is another comic that changes the conversation in comics and about comics without becoming a thinly disguised social treatise In fact, it's hard to even type the phrase "social treatise" in connection with[...]
Valiant Comics Offers A Money Back Guarantee On A Dark Horse Comic That Doesn't Exist
This isn't exactly business as usual… Looking for a great book to read? Check out BUZZKILL #5 from @Doncates and @DarkHorseComics ! We'll even thrown in a money back guarentee! — ValiantComics (@ValiantComics) December 21, 2013 One company liking another company's comic so much that they offer a money back guarantee Is this totally from the goodness of[...]
Not-So-Live From The Comic Shop – Buzzkill, Never Ending, Saga, Black Science
As per my predilections, there's a lot of Image and Dark Horse catching my attention. Buzzkill comes to a rip-roaring conclusion in its first mini-series arc this week from Dark Horse, written by Donny Cates and Mark Reznicek , and with virtuoso art by Geoff Shaw It's been one of the most interesting series of the[...]
Five Ghosts' Frank Barbiere Turns Buzzkill's Donny Cates Into A Pirate?
Today, Frank Barbiere, writer on Image's Five Ghosts and IRL friend Donny Cates, co-writer on Dark Horse's Buzzkill were taunting each other about the pirate plots of the new Five Ghosts storyline "Lost Coastlines" Barbiere asserted that Cates is this salty-language prone pirate (drawn by Five Ghosts series artist Chris Mooneyham). But wait, just kidding, or[...]
Live From The Comic Shop – The Wake, Brain Boy, Buzzkill, Harley Quinn #0, Batman '66
Softer flashbacks fill us in on Georgina's ambiguous role in Prince's life, and so the character development continues alongside a high-octane conclusion to the series first mini-arc. Buzzkill is back, one of my favorite series this autumn, from Dark Horse, written by the fairly gonzo writer Donny Cates with Mark Reznicek, and art by the rising[...]