Michael Dialynas



Lucy Dreaming #3 Advance Review: Charming Preteen-Centric Sci-Fi Comedy

Lucy Dreaming #3 Advance Review: Charming Preteen-Centric Sci-Fi Comedy

Liddy goes home to talk with her mother about the experience, and she learns more than she expected.[caption id="attachment_847932" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Lucy Dreaming #3 cover by Michael Dialynas[/caption]Lucy Dreaming #3 presents the story of energetic, creative, yet troubled preteens coming to terms with a fantastic ability with which they don’t know what to do.It balances[...]


The Power Of The Woods: Volume 4 Out This Wednesday

The Power Of The Woods: Volume 4 Out This Wednesday

This week brings the release of the fourth volume, and according to artist Michael Dialynas, there’s a lot to look forward to…He wrote on his blog: “Many things have changed since the end of Year One (3rd volume)” (Read the full post here.)For those of you who are looking for something to binge, this comic is a[...]

The Perfect Variety: Gotham Academy #17 Ends The Yearbook ARC With A Bang

The Perfect Variety: Gotham Academy #17 Ends The Yearbook ARC With A Bang

The script flowed nicely.Next up is A Familiar Story, written and illustrated by Michael Dialynas. This wasn't my favorite out of the three stories, but it is entertaining A giant cat-like monster makes an appearance, and scares the heck out of Maps and Olive.Last, but certainly not least is What Became of the Gilkey Warlocks, written and illustrated by David Petersen. I've been dying[...]

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[...]

A Look Inside The Woods #19 From Tynion And Dialynas

A Look Inside The Woods #19 From Tynion And Dialynas

The Woods #19 by James Tynion IV and Michael Dialynas is also coming out This is a book that is well worth taking a look at And heard that the letterer, Ed Dukeshire, got engaged over the holidays.. congrats to him and his future bride.The Woods #19 Writer: James Tynion IV Artist: Michael Dialynas Colors: Josan Gonzalez Letters: Ed[...]

Things Go BONKERS Preview Of The Woods #17

"Things Go BONKERS!!!" Preview Of The Woods #17

This week sees the release of The Woods #18 from BOOM! Studios, written by James Tynion IV, with art by Michael Dialynas. In this issue, Casey has big plans for Bay Point that seem great, but Calder knows his brother is up to something.Talking about the series, James Tynion IV has often described new issues like this: "Things go BONKERS!!!" I'd say that[...]

Experience A Whole New World In The Woods #13

Experience A Whole New World In The Woods #13

[**Mild spoilers for The Woods #13 below!!] A new chapter begins with The Woods #13, from BOOM Studios!, created and written by James Tynion IV, with art by Michael Dialynas and colors by Josan Gonzalez As part of my review of The Woods #12, I expressed my relief that the series was entering a new phase[...]

The Madness Of It All &#8211 The Woods #12 Brings Year One To A Close

The Madness Of It All – The Woods #12 Brings 'Year One' To A Close

Prepare yourself for an intense issue of The Woods, from BOOM Studios!, created and written by James Tynion IV, with art by Michael Dialynas and colors by Josan Gonzalez The Woods #12 brings us the end of “Year One.” So far, it’s been a crazy ride, and this issue intensifies the madness of it all[...]

Pump Up Your Sympathy Meter With The Woods #11

Pump Up Your Sympathy Meter With The Woods #11

The Woods from BOOM Studios!, created and written by James Tynion IV, with art by Michael Dialynas and colors by Josan Gonzalez has become one of my favorite comics since I hopped on the bandwagon a few months ago The complex storyline in combination with the relatable cast of characters continues to make this book a[...]

The Woods #10 Builds Anticipation For Whats To Come

The Woods #10 Builds Anticipation For What's To Come

It’s good to be back in New London in The Woods #10 from BOOM! Studios, created and written by James Tynion IV, with art by Michael Dialynas and colors by Josan Gonzalez After my two part binge read of this series last month, I was happy to be able to pick up the new issue[...]

A Binge Read Catch Up On The Woods: Part Two

A Binge Read Catch Up On The Woods: Part Two

The Woods, from BOOM Studios, created and written by James Tynion IV, with art by Michael Dialynas and colors by Josan Gonzalez is overwhelmingly impressive I am in awe of how magnetic this series is I mentioned in Part One of my catch-up review, that I came across issue #9 of the series last Wednesday[...]

A Binge Read Catch Up On The Woods: Part One

A Binge Read Catch Up On The Woods: Part One

As I browsed the new releases this past Wednesday, I came upon The Woods from BOOM Studios!, created and written by James Tynion IV, with art by Michael Dialynas and colors by Josan Gonzalez, and couldn't believe that I had neglected to pick it up I was immediately enticed by the art style illustrated on[...]

Bleeding Cools 11 Best Graphic Novels Of 2014

Bleeding Cool's 11 Best Graphic Novels Of 2014

1: The Arrow, from Boom! Studios, written by James Tynion IV , illustrated by Michael Dialynas, with colors by Josan Gonzales, and letters by Ed DukeshireThe Woods is a comic series that also stands as a milestone of changing trends in sequential narrative, paving the way for many of the newer comics of 2014 and[...]

CYSBR &#8211 Comics You Should Be Reading The Woods

CYSBR – Comics You Should Be Reading! The Woods

Tooth and Claw #1 was a fantastic fantasy read and Penny Dora & The Wishing Box #1 is another title I highly recommend if you love all-ages books that feature the cutest, Christmas-loving girl named Penny and her spunky, ham-loving cat, Iggy.But one of my favorite Boom! titles came out this week and we really[...]

Books That Found Me at NYCC – Afterlife With Archie Amalas Blade Roller Grrrls Madefire Sketchbooks Magic Words Dogs of War Forces of Nature The New Crusaders and The Fox Disenchanted

Books That Found Me at NYCC – Afterlife With Archie, Amala's Blade, Roller Grrrls, Madefire Sketchbooks, Magic Words, Dogs of War, Forces of Nature, The New Crusaders and The Fox, Disenchanted

You’ll never see Archie the same way again, that’s for sure, but it’s a revolution well worth seeking out.Amala’s Blade by Steve Horton and Michael Dialynas, from Dark HorseI always meant to read Amala’s Blade, but it just kept slipping under my radar in the rush of other work to do and other comics to[...]

Steampunk Sword Orphan Cult Assassins – A Look at Amala's Blade

This February, Dark Horse Presents will kick off a brand-new feature, Amala’s Blade, from writer Steve Horton and artist Michael Dialynas I had a chance to catch up with the duo, and here’s how that conversation went down.Where did the idea come from - did one of you come up with it, pitch it to[...]