Elena Casagrande


Black Widow #3 Review: Emotionally Complex Gripping Writing

Black Widow #3 Review: Emotionally Complex, Gripping Writing

The current Black Widow run by writer Kelly Thompson, artist Elena Casagrade, colorist Jordie Bellaire, and letterer VC's Cory Petit puts Natasha in a situation that she's never been in before. This is something that a bunch of superhero comics will boast to hype up a new run, but in this case, it's true. The Black Widow is gone because […]

Black Widow #2 Review: Top-Notch Character Work

Black Widow #2 Review: Top-Notch Character Work

The first issue of the new Black Widow run by Kelly Thompson and Elena Casagrande was a good start, but it left the distinct impression that the next chapters would be even better once the story got rolling Now that Black Widow #2 is out, did the creative team follow through?[caption id="attachment_1288167" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Black Widow #2 cover[...]

Black Widow #2 Will Change Natasha Forever Says Kelly Thompson

Black Widow #2 Will Change Natasha Forever Says Kelly Thompson

With her new run on Black Widow with Elena Casagrande, Thompson made it clear with the daring first issue that this relaunch will show Natasha in a situation in which readers have never seen her It seems that, with the second issue, something even more life-changing will happen to Black Widow.[caption id="attachment_1264990" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Black Widow #2[...]

Kelly Thompson Talks Bold New Vision for Upcoming Black Widow Run

Kelly Thompson Talks "Bold New Vision" for Upcoming Black Widow Run

Writer Kelly Thompson, currently killing it on Deadpool, will team up with Elena Casagrande on this new run that's just in time for the release of the long-anticipated, delayed debut of the Black Widow movie, pending.. you know, catastrophe Casagrande has made a name for herself on DC titles such as Batgirl, Catwoman, and Vigilante: Southland[...]

Batgirl Annual #2 Review: Murderous Sibling Rivalry

Batgirl Annual #2 Review: Murderous Sibling Rivalry

The dialogue holds steady for much of the book, though it stretches to make a metaphor about stars and darkness that becomes exceedingly forced by the end of the comic.Beyond that, it’s a good story that brings Barbara back to the family history she’d rather forget.[caption id="attachment_910140" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Batgirl Annual #2 art by Elena[...]

Batgirl Ditches Burnside Costume for Updated Classic Look by Sean Gordon Murphy

Batgirl Ditches Burnside Costume for Updated Classic Look by Sean Gordon Murphy

It helps us with the story a little bit too, because it’s a little less bright — we wanted her to be more stealthy, and we want her to be able to integrate some more tech with the belt. Scott is joined by artists Paul Pelletier and Elena Casagrande on interiors and Murphy on covers in August's Batgirl #26,[...]

X-Files Case Files: Florida Man #2 Review &#8211 Could Have Been Stranger

X-Files Case Files: Florida Man #2 Review – Could Have Been Stranger

It’s like the comic suddenly realized it has a lot to wrap up and raced towards a conclusion.Also, it loses points for using the threat of sexual assault of a woman to build tension.[caption id="attachment_856571" align="aligncenter" width="600"] X-Files Case Files: Florida Man #2 art by Elena Casagrande, Silvia Califano, and Arianna Florean[/caption]Elena Casagrande’s artwork is[...]

X-Files Case Files Florida Man #1 Review: The Mystery Investigated at Last

X-Files Case Files Florida Man #1 Review: The Mystery Investigated at Last

There’s never a moment where Fox Mulder explains that it’s just one “Florida Man.” The comic just assumes that it’s always been one guy.[caption id="attachment_835998" align="aligncenter" width="600"] X-Files Case Files: Florida Man #1 art by Elena Casagrande, Silvia Califano, and Arianna Florean[/caption]Elena Casagrande’s artwork looks great, capturing the likeness of David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson[...]

Next Week&#8230 Ill Be At London Super Comic Con. Will You

Next Week… I'll Be At London Super Comic Con. Will You?

If you see me, say hi, I always appreciate it.Here's a look at what's waiting for me.Attending creators include Brian Bolland, Frank Cho, David Finch, Humberto Ramos, Mike Zeck, Marv Wolfman, David Aja, Heather Antos, Mahmud Asrar, Jeremy Bastion, Simone Bianchi, Mark Buckingham, Howard Chaykin, Ian Churchill, Katie Cook, Steve Dillon, Duncan Fegredo, Meredith Finch, Gary[...]

Nick Abadzis Talks The Tenth Doctor And Gabriella Gonzalez

Nick Abadzis Talks The Tenth Doctor And Gabriella Gonzalez

But he is very, very cautious about travelling with anyone again; he doesn’t want anyone to get hurt because of him.BC: Elena Casagrande does a beautiful job with the artwork on the book What was the working relationship between the two of you? Was there a lot of communication back and forth?NA: Yeah, Elena’s amazing[...]

Doctor Who: The Tenth Doctor #2 Reminds Us To Be Both Smart And Imaginative

Doctor Who: The Tenth Doctor #2 Reminds Us To Be Both Smart And Imaginative

Imagine not being able to look at your family and friends because they’ve taken on the aspect of your worst fears—that’s a little more of a stretch but certainly works on a metaphorical level.It’s obvious by now that I’m investing a lot of seriousness in this comic issue, and it is there underlining the plot,[...]