Max Sarin Archives

BOOM! to Publish 3-Volume The Quotable Giant Days in July
Thus, July 2020 will see the release of The Quotable Giant Days, a new collection of "witty and humorous" quotes from writer John Allison which will also feature new art by Max Sarin It looks like a three-volume collection, and hey, look, Bleeding Cool is quoted on the cover of volume two! Multiversity and Uproxx[...]
First Look at Giant Days #40
hitting stores on July 4th, Giant Days #40 is the latest issue of the 2018 Eisner Award-nominated series from writer John Allison and returning series artist Max Sarin A press release provides the deets: Ed Gemmel returns to Sheffield after a summer spent healing bones and also his heart Esther does her best to welcome him back,[...]
Giant Days #32 Review: A Delightful Slice Of Life
Esther has a solution, but it may not work for everyone. Giant Days #32 cover by Max Sarin I hadn't had any experience with Giant Days before this issue, and, with a name like Giant Days, I was expecting something a little more mythic Instead, what I received was a slice-of-life book about three women sharing an[...]
Nostalgia Has Never Been So Fun – Giant Days Vol. 4 Review
Cover by Lissa Treiman Giant Days, the university comedy drama by John Allison, and in this volume featuring art by Max Sarin, Liz Fleming and Whitney Cogar, is quite simply a wonderful series coming out from Boom Box! Here's why it works: it is wonderfully accessible, and at any time to any one. Art by Max Sarin, Liz[...]
Money, Love, Friendship & More: Giant Days #16 Review
Written by John Allison, with art by Max Sarin, Giant Days continues to be one of the most entertaining comics I look forward to every month Esther is out of money, Daisy is looking to inspire, and Susan is on a quest to find new love As always, things don't go as smoothly as they'd like… I think the best[...]
A Film Festival For The Giant Days Girls
Written by John Allison, with art by Max Sarin, we've arrived at the 15th issue of Giant Days. The good news is Esther's ego is as big as the issue While it's very focused on her character, the other girls reaction to it is what makes it a laugh out loud experience. Film festivals can cause a lot of[...]
"Giant Days Had A Long Genesis" An Interview With Writer John Allison
This week brings the 14th issue of Giant Days from BOOM! Box, written by John Allison, with art by Max Sarin In this new issue Esther, Susan, and Daisy start the search for a house to rent for their second year However, they're a little behind schedule…so their options leave a lot to be desired. I'm[...]
"A Wildly Out-Of-Proportion Sense Of Self-Belief" Giant Days #13 Review
This week brings the 13th issue of Giant Days, from BOOM! Box, written by John Allison, with art by Max Sarin. I found myself dying to read this issue because of the cliffhanger we were left with last month With Esther planning not to go back to school, I wasn't sure how the girls would keep the close friendship[...]
Dinner Parties, Identity Crisis, And More! Giant Days Vol. 2 TP Out This Week
2 TP, from BOOM! Box, written by John Allison, with art by Lissa Treiman and Max Sarin, but I'm sure glad it does The Giant Days Vol 2 TP collects issues #5-8, and here's what it's all about: Susan, Esther, and Daisy started at university three weeks ago and became fast friends because their dorm rooms[...]
The Friendship Is Real: Three Reasons Why You Should Read Giant Days #12
This week brings the release of Giant Days #12 written by John Allison, with art by Max Sarin This has been one of my favorite comics to read over the past few months If you haven't had a chance to pick up an issue, or perhaps you've fallen off the Giant Days train…here's three reasons why you should get[...]
Night Be With You! Advance Review of Giant Days #11
From BOOM! Box, written by John Allison, with art by Max Sarin, Giant Days continues to be a joy to read Over the past ten issues it's been easy to become invested in the lives of each character in the comic I'm sure we can all relate to at least one of them on a personal level or at the[...]
Headlines, Love, And OOops! An Advance Review Of Giant Days #9
From BOOM! Box, written by John Allison, with art by Max Sarin, Giant Days # 9 follows Ed as he attempts to get over his crush on Esther by working at the student paper However, things aren't always so simple as he encounters some more embarrassing romantic difficulty. It was so nice to see Ed take[...]