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Ludocrats #5 Review: More Stumble Than Graceful

Ludocrats #5 Review: More Stumble Than Graceful

From there, things get much more Gwenpool than a book with so many meta moments needed (hello Jamie McKelvie!) and … then just .. stopped.The difficulty level setting for this series has always been scary — a debut issue of such dazzling wonder that it set the bar too high, only to leave wax wings[...]

AfterShock Comics Release SOS Support Our Shops Comic

AfterShock Comics Release SOS "Support Our Shops" Comic

The title includes exclusive stories from Cullen Bunn, Stephanie Phillips, Zac Thompson, Steve Orlando, Jamie McKelvie, Jerry Ordway and Aaron Douglas, with art from Leila Leiz, Don Kramer, Szymon Kudranski, Ro Stein & Ted Brandt, Gordon Purcell and Cliff Richards, with cover conceived and executed by David Mack.[caption id="attachment_1220683" align="aligncenter" width="600"] AfterShock Comics Release SOS[...]

Image Reveals Jamie McKelvies Variant for Ludocrats #1

Image Reveals Jamie McKelvie's Variant for Ludocrats #1

Image Comics has revealed Jamie McKelvie's variant cover for April's Ludocrats #1 in a press release totally ripping off our satirical comic book news style, complete with fake quotes from McKelvie and writer Kieron Gillen Hitting stores on April Fools Day, Ludocrats is a five-issue miniseries by Gillen, Jim Rossignol, Jeff Stokely, and Tamra Bonvillain[...]

Jamie McKelvie Has A Sense Of Decorum

Jamie McKelvie Has A Sense Of Decorum

Jamie McKelvie drawing an FOC variant cover for the launch of Decorum #1 Just like Boom's Alienated got McKelvie is clearly the place discerning creators go for FOC covers - also in the knowledge that McKelvie may suffer actual pain when drawing them these days...But yes, here we go, Image Comics' big launch of 2020[...]


Something New from Jamie McKelvie and Matt Wilson from Image Comics in 2020

Something New from Jamie McKelvie and Matt Wilson from Image Comics in 2020

Jamie McKelvie and Matt Wilson have just concluded their artistic run on The Wicked + The Divine But what comes next? Well, here's a teaser for.. something new from the both of them from Image Comics for 2020 Something cosmic, something space-based, something with a female lead? These are just assumptions......the link is to sign[...]

The Look Of Doc Shaners Strange Adventures is Both Wicked and Divine

The Look Of Doc Shaner's Strange Adventures is Both Wicked and Divine

Is it me or do I see the influence of Jamie McKelvie on the following images from Evan "Doc" Shaner promoting his upcoming Strange Adventures comic book with Tom King and Mitch Gerads, coming from DC Comics in 2020? McKelvie's work, especially with Kieron Gillen on Phonogram, Young Avengers and The Wicked + The Divine,[...]

The Spoiler Bell Tolls For Woden But The Following Silence Is Worse

The Spoiler Bell Tolls For Woden, But The Following Silence Is Worse

And it’s a feeling to savor to kill one of those men.[caption id="attachment_1016501" align="alignnone" width="600"] The Wicked + The Divine, by Kieron Gillen, Jamie McKelvie, Matthew Wilson, and Clayton Cowles.[/caption]I liked that moment when I read it.Then I gave it a couple days.And as I changed out a roll of toilet paper at work, I[...]

The Wicked + The Divine #37 Review: Just Messing with Me Now

The Wicked + The Divine #37 Review: Just Messing with Me Now

Morrigan and Baphomet then fight.[caption id="attachment_876266" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The Wicked + The Divine #37 cover by Jamie McKelvie[/caption]The Wicked + The Divine keeps testing me This issue isn’t as egregious as the last because something exciting actually happens in this one However, it’s worse in that, instead of repeating the same panel for 13 pages,[...]

Top and Bottom 5 Comics Week of May 16th 2018: Superman Special Brings it Home

Top and Bottom 5 Comics, Week of May 16th, 2018: Superman Special Brings it Home

However, constant exposition dumps, obfuscating artwork, and characters that can't justify all of this keep the book from being even passable. Chris Sebela and Hayden Sherman are talented creators, but this isn't one of their good stories.[caption id="attachment_847163" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The Wicked + The Divine #36 cover by Jamie McKelvie and Matt Wilson[/caption]3[...]

The Wicked + The Divine #36 Advance Review: Too Cute for Its Own Good

The Wicked + The Divine #36 Advance Review: Too Cute for Its Own Good

[rwp-review-recap id="0"]We see the history of Ananke/Minerva’s stealing of god heads throughout time, and, in the present, Persephone comes to terms with the Baal's revelations.[caption id="attachment_847163" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The Wicked + The Divine #36 cover by Jamie McKelvie and Matt Wilson[/caption]This issue leaves me feeling a bit dumb, because this week on my Comics for[...]

Wicked + Divine #35 Review: Goes by Too Quickly but Great Nonetheless

Wicked + Divine #35 Review: Goes by Too Quickly but Great Nonetheless

Persephone and the Norns don’t trust Minerva, but she points Persephone towards a secret inside Woden’s compound.[caption id="attachment_822432" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Wicked + Divine #35 cover by Jamie McKelvie and Matthew Wilson[/caption]Things kick up into high gear in this issue of Wicked + Divine, and mysteries begin unfolding before Persephone and the reader[...]

Comics for Your Pull Box Week of April 4th 2018: New Series Galore

Comics for Your Pull Box, Week of April 4th, 2018: New Series Galore!

It centers around one such information courier named Jack as he battles the world's worst forces to do his job.[caption id="attachment_822430" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Isola #1 cover by Karl Kerschl[/caption]Isola #1Another new Image series, this time from the creative team of Brenden Fletcher, Karl Kerschl, and MSASSYK. The story centers around a royal guard retinue trying to save their queen[...]

The Wicked + The Divine #34 Review: A Great First Half and OK Second Half

The Wicked + The Divine #34 Review: A Great First Half and OK Second Half

In the present, Persephone and Cassandra are still trapped in the cage with Woden’s beheaded son.[caption id="attachment_805371" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The Wicked + The Divine #34 cover by Jamie McKelvie and Matthew Wilson[/caption]The Wicked + The Divine #34 struggles a little in the plot advancement department, with much of the story consisting of Persephone/Laura and Cassandra[...]

Comics for Your Pull Box March 7th 2018: Green Hornet #1 Ghostbusters Annual and More

Comics for Your Pull Box, March 7th, 2018: Green Hornet #1, Ghostbusters Annual, and More

The premise sounds interesting, the creators have done some great work in the past, so this may just live up to the hype.[caption id="attachment_805371" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Wicked + Divine #34 cover by Jamie McKelvie and Matt Wilson[/caption]Wicked + Divine #34What more need be said about this Kieron Gillen and Jamie McKelvie series? This issue starts a new arc that[...]


David Mack Directs New Dashboard Confessional Music Video We Fight

David Mack Directs New Dashboard Confessional Music Video 'We Fight'

Comic book artist David Mack, creator of Kabuki and co-creator of deaf Marvel superhero Echo with Joe Quesada, has become the latest comic artist to make the foray into music videos.Creating the promo video for Dashboard Confessional's latest single, We Fight, Mack lends his signature artistic style to the video, which you can see below.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cntsqw7XOF0The[...]

Loki to be Pansexual and Gender Fluid in New Series of Marvel Anti-Hero Books in 2019

Loki to be Pansexual and Gender Fluid in New Series of Marvel Anti-Hero Books in 2019

Similarly, in the Kieron Gillen and Jamie McKelvie's Young Avengers run, he stated how Asgardians didn't have concepts like straight and gay, and so such things don't factor into his own sexuality.In Al Ewing and Lee Garbett's Loki: Agent of Asgard, Loki changed shape and gender a few times.Sadly, readers have a little while to wait[...]

The Wicked + The Divine #33 Review: A Stunning Game-Changing Issue

The Wicked + The Divine #33 Review: A Stunning, Game-Changing Issue

[rwp-review-recap id="0"]The Wicked + The Divine #33 from Image Comics by Kieron Gillen, Jamie McKelvie, Matthew Wilson, Clayton Cowles, and Dee Cunniffe is going to be a tough one to review without spoilers, but I'm going to try.What I will say is that this issue is a game changer And damned if I don't admit[...]

The Wicked + The Divine #31 Review: Bringing The Beauty In The Breakdown

The Wicked + The Divine #31 Review: Bringing The Beauty In The Breakdown

[rwp-review-recap id="0"]The Wicked + The Divine #31 is a game changer.This issue has the next big events that really change the direction for the series, and it brings some shockers, believe you me.[caption id="attachment_710650" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The Wicked + The Divine #31 cover by Jamie McKelvie, Matthew Wilson and Clayton Cowles[/caption]What's especially wonderful here is[...]