Triona Farrell's color work keeps everything vibrant and lively, keeping a little levity in this story about suicide missions. Mech Cadet Yu #8 is another triumphant issue from Greg Pak, Takeshi Miyazawa, and Triona Farrell It's fun, fast-moving, and looks damn good This issue has its hangups, but they are far overshadowed by what the book[...]
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This sounds like it will be an exciting issue, and Greg Pak and Takeshi Miyazawa have yet to let me down with this series. Doctor Star and the Kingdom of Lost Tomorrows #2 cover by Max Fiamura Doctor Star and the Kingdom of Lost Tomorrows #2 Jeff Lemire and Max Fiamura continue to expand on their Black Hammer universe with this Justice Society and Starman send-off focusing[...]
It sounded like something Greg Pak may have suggested as a joke in the presence of a marketing rep, and a few months later "Weapon of Mutant Destruction" happened. I didn't read that story, full disclosure I don't follow Incredible Hulk or Weapon X that closely, and it was from before my tenure as Bleeding Cool's[...]
(STL081986) SC, 32pgs, FC SRP: $3.99 APR181111 MECH CADET YU #9 (W) Greg Pak (A/CA) Takeshi Miyazawa Skip and the cadets take the fight to the Sharg, in outer space! (STL081994) 32pgs, FC SRP: $3.99 APR181112 LUCY DREAMING #4 (W) Max Bemis (A/CA) Michael Dialynas Lucy and Welsey work together to tear a hole in the dream world into actual reality, despite the very real[...]
This epic reunion will hopefully be quite a read. Matthew Rosenberg and Travel Foreman are behind this miniseries uniting one of the best new bromances of comics. Thanos #17 cover by Geoff Shaw Thanos #17 Thanos, King Thanos, and the Cosmic Rider face a Mjolnir-wielding Silver Surfer and the Annihilation Wave at the end of time. Donny Cates and Geoff Shaw have been killing it on[...]
Triona Farrell's color art is also great, giving this world a much-appreciated wild color variance. Mech Cadet Yu #7 is another good issue in this Greg Pak series The storytelling is solid, the art is great, and the resulting comic is compulsively readable This one earns another recommendation Pick it up. [rwp-review-ratings id="0"] [rwp-review-form id="0"] [rwp-review-recap id="0"] After the[...]
Everyone just needs to remember to dodge, duck, dive, dip, and dodge. Mech Cadet Yu #7 cover by Takeshi Miyazawa and Raul Angulo Mech Cadet Yu #7 The wonderful Boom! Studios series by Greg Pak and Takeshi Miyazawa about a young group of mech pilots being trained for war, this issue finally sees those young pilots being deployed into that war[...]
While this issue brings tactile and close-quarters action that results in multiple characters being wounded, there is still an uplifting tone brought about by Greg Pak's plotting as well as the art and color art from Takeshi Miyazawa and Triona Farrell respectively. This book also concludes this story by the ending too, which is a welcome[...]
Weapon X makes their final stand against the Nuke horde. They only have one out, and it's to take the pills that make Nuke powerful. However, it also destroys their minds. Is it a good read?
We make no promises about the use of your time, however. On stands this week are Weapon X #14, X-Men Blue #21, Despicable Deadpool #294, Cable #154, and Old Man Logan #35. Weapon X #14 Writer: Greg Pak Artist: Yildiray Cinar Colorist: Frank D'Armata Letterer: Joe Caramagna Cover: David Nakayama Long story short: Old Man Logan and the rest of his team of[...]
A man on the verge of cracking… After misadventures in Central and South America and having earned enough money to retire comfortably, the Killer retires to Mexico, but his colleagues are still in need of his irreplaceable skills… and before long he's drawn back into the great geopolitical game between Cuba, Venezuela, and the United States. RUGRATS:[...]
© Luigi Novi / Wikimedia Commons Fear not, true believers! Greg Pak is here to save comics! The superstar writer took to Twitter today after coming to a shocking revelation: the way the comic book preorder system works is stupid (our words, not his — but it's the basic gist) Pak started with a plea to[...]
You can see read every X-Men: Bland Design column going back to the very beginning (which was last week) at this link. Let's take a look at Weapon X #13… Weapon X #13 Writer: Greg Pak Artist: Yildiray Cinar Colorist: Frank D'Armata Letterer: Joe Caramagna Damage: $3.99 We're joining the Nuke-Clear War storyline with Part 2 A team of Wolverines and quasi-Wolverines consisting[...]
Mech Cadet Yu by Greg Pak and Takeshi Miyazawa is easily the most fun, charming, and upbeat new series of 2017 Since I only got around to reviewing two issues of it, Mech Cadet Yu #4 has come to represent the energy and glee this book gave me. This is one of those books that sticks with you, even when it's been a[...]
Weapon X is called to Santa Marco to answer a rash of mutant-killers who look, behave, and have powers similar to Nuke. Is it a good read?