It's endearing. There is also a follow-up story with Bizarro and Artemis, and Lobdell writes those characters very endearingly too. Red Hood and the Outlaws Annual #2 art by Clayton Henry and Marcelo Maiolo Clayton Henry and Neil Googe split the artwork in this annual, with Henry taking the main story and Googe with inkers Wade von Grawbadger[...]
Marcelo Maiolo Archives
She gets a good representation, being the badass that we all know she is. Daredevil Annual #1 art by Marcio Takara and Marcelo Maiolo Marcio Takara takes the art on this one, and he gives the book a suiting gritty aesthetic throughout most of the comic Shadowing is used well, Daredevil's costume looks great, and a lot[...]
Marcelo Maiolo plays to Chang's style and balances the darker and brighter shades as appropriate. Also, Crush is awesome. Teen Titans #20 is a genuinely dark turn for this team, and it is handled with the skill necessary to keep it from being the "edgy" Titans The pacing, tone management, and artwork all work together to make[...]
The Titans Special finds Nightwing reacting to the sudden outbreak of metahumans and trying to build a new Titans team. Is it a good read?
Brian Michael Bendis sets sail from Marvel with this final issue to his run on Invincible Iron Man and a culmination of everything that has happened recently in Tony Stark's life. Does it make for a good read?
I could see both sides of the argument, and the final decision was satisfying bases upon the tide the debate took. Green Arrow #40 art by Marcio Takara and Marcelo Maiolo Marcio Takara's artwork is a gritty and rough style both visually appealing and fitting for the tone and atmosphere of the narrative Amal, the Superman analogue,[...]
Unfortunately, the Terrifics won't be left to their own devices for long. Terrifics #3 cover by Ivan Reis and Marcelo Maiolo Terrifics continues to prioritize establishing the chemistry and setup of its team, and it continues to succeed for it Admittedly, the issues are being bent just a little to make the Fantastic Four organization work[...]
Unfortunately, his transportation is shot down shortly after arrival, and it looks like Green Arrow will be needed if any good should come to Rahapastan. Green Arrow #39 cover by Tyler Kirkham and Tomeu Morey This issue of Green Arrow, now with the writing team of Collin Kelly and Jackson Lanzing as well as artists Marcio Takara[...]
Writers Collin Kelly and Jackson Lanzing and artists Marcio Takara and Marcelo Maiolo take the reins in this new beginning. Justice League #42 cover by David Yardin Justice League #42 Christopher Priest and Pete Woods continue off the absolute insanity that was Justice League #41 with Wonder Woman shot, Cyborg taken apart by Red Lion, and Superman and the Flash left to hold what's left of the deteriorating situation around the[...]
The four must escape the Dark Multiverse or else suffer death at the hands of that "something." Terrifics #2 cover by Ivan Reis and Marcelo Maiolo The team and its chemistry begin to take shape in Terrifics #2 Mister Terrific himself comes off as detached and goal-focused, and the interactions between Metamorpho and Plastic Man have a[...]
Nightwing finds his limousine, and their final confrontation begins. Nightwing #41 cover by Bernard Chang and Marcelo Maiolo At last, this bizarrely grim story from a generally upbeat writer about a high-flying and fun-loving hero comes to an end It's a decent end at that It manages some solid catharsis, and it brings a sense of closure[...]
The Judge has a few entertaining scenes too. Nightwing #40 art by Bernard Chang and Marcelo Maiolo Bernard Chang's artwork brings the impact and catharsis the action sequences needed Plus, his sleek and futuristic style are a great fit for this title Marcelo Maiolo's brings an exciting and high energy atmosphere of its own too, and the[...]
As such, Dick Grayson must find a creative way in. Nightwing #38 cover by Bernard Chang and Marcelo Maiolo The Judge continues to form as an interesting villain with this issue of Nightwing We get to learn more of his ethos inside intimidating bad guy speeches Dick also shows more humanity towards Guppy, which adds a lot[...]
[rwp-review-recap id="0"] [Spoiler Warning – There will be some mild spoilers in this review] Cover by Ivan Reis, Joe Prado & Marcelo Maiolo The JLA Rebirth: The Ray one shot had a lot riding on it for me It's the return of a classic character I've always been a bit of a fan of, it's a gay male[...]
Every week, there is quite a selection of new comics available that have been added to ComiXology via their creator-owned Submit platform, and here at Bleeding Cool we're taking a moment to point out some of the titles that have caught our attention this time around that you might find as wacky or soulful as[...]