AMC Networks' Acorn TV has cast its lead in the upcoming detective drama, Signora Volpe, with Emilia Fox playing the main sleuth Fox's character is named Sylvia, a woman who has a history with M16 as an operative The story follows her journey to see her sister, Isabel, in the village of Umbria, but soon she becomes[...]
When a harrowing case brings him back to the force, Rhyme partners up with an ambitious young detective, Amelia Sachs, to take down some of the most dangerous criminals in the U.S. Grand Central Publishing Lincoln Rhyme was once a brilliant criminologist, a genius in the field of forensics — until an accident left him physically and[...]
The story thus far has been primarily a detective tale centering on nerd culture, B-movies, and the film industry in general Now, we have an action issue focused upon our heroes fighting off the eponymous Headsman. It's a good issue, and the change of pace is welcome It gives a quicker pacing and a cathartic release[...]
Lady Mechanika is back, and she has been charged with tracking down a stolen mechanical arm. Plus, Mr. Lewis is at his lowest point. Is it a good read?
Incognegro: Renaissance reaches its ending as Zane and Bette receive a threatening letter, and they work to expose Van Horn. Is it a good read?
Credit: Kathy Hutchins / Shutterstock.com Freeform and Buffy the Vampire Slayer creator Joss Whedon are teaming up to develop another female-led series for the network — but half-hour dark comedy series Pippa Smith: Grown-Up Detective is just a little bit different from the others The project originates from creators Siobhan Thompson and Rebecca Drysdale; with Whedon and[...]
Abbott is at the mercy of Bellcamp and his dark powers. Her friends are looking for her, but they may not make it in time. Will Abbott survive? Is it a good read?
I say this because I want to make it clear that this isn't me holding some grudge against either creators or the premise of Abbott. The premise, lead character, and many elements of Abbott are the hallmarks of a good reporter detective book There is social and racial strife, the main character is complex and compelling,[...]
The pacing is quick, the visuals are good, and the overall comic is a more fun yet grounded take on the detective Its version of Sherlock isn't fresh, but it is entertaining As such, this one gets a recommendation Feel free to check it out. [rwp-review-ratings id="0"] [rwp-review-form id="0"] [rwp-review-recap id="0"] A man goes missing on the way[...]
The X-Files team heads down to Florida to investigate the infamous Florida Man who causes so much havoc. Is it a good read?
Batwoman nears a showdown with Alice and Tahani for the fate of Kate's twin sister, Beth. Can she go it alone? Is it a good read?
The comic itself is a rather dull detective story with a quirky amateur-investigator protagonist and an unabsorbing mystery. The comic should work better than it does It centers around a surprisingly grounded mystery, the protagonist acts like the lead of Sunset Boulevard even though the world looks more like Hotline Miami with significantly less bloodshed. However, I[...]
Incognegro: Renaissance continues with Zane meeting an actress named Bette, learning her life, and how she connects to the murdered Xavier. Is it a good read?
Abbott narrowly escapes another bizarre attack and is put on a fluff piece from her worried editor. She's also contacted by her mystic friend once again. Is it a good read?
Jessica Jones takes on a case from a strange Texan woman who claims to be the girlfriend of the Armadillo. Does it make for a good final issue from Bendis and Gaydos?