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Shadowman #3 Review: Baron Samedi Seems Fun to Party With

Shadowman #3 Review: Baron Samedi Seems Fun to Party With

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Shadowman is trapped in the Deadside once more. Alyssa works to devise a means to bring Jack Boniface back to our world, and she is visited by two Abettors while doing so. Back in the Deadside, Jack comes up with a plan: Alyssa and the Abettors can distract Baron Samedi while Jack retrieves […]

The Curse of Brimstone #2 Review: Saving the Hometown

The Curse of Brimstone #2 Review: Saving the Hometown

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Joe awakens in his own bed. His sister, Annie, tells him that she brought him home, and York Hills has been decimated. Fires burst out across the city, but they were punctuated by falling ash and a blizzard. Joe comes clean about Brimstone and the Salesman, and the two try to find out […]

October Faction Supernatural Dreams #2 Review: Surprisingly Dull Demon-Hunting

October Faction Supernatural Dreams #2 Review: Surprisingly Dull Demon-Hunting

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] A goat-headed man enters the town of Gristlewood and immediately begins using supernatural powers to wreak havoc throughout the town. Vivian and Geoff arrive on the scene to stop him, and he easily dispatches them both. They return to their house, and Vivian is laid up to recover from her wounds. The whole […]

Doctor Strange #388 Review: I Have No Jaw but I Must Bark

Doctor Strange #388 Review: I Have No Jaw, but I Must Bark

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] We relive Bats hopping into Doctor Strange's possessed body, and he shakes the Sorcerer Supreme of Mephisto's delusion. Bats tries to shake Stephen loose of the possession, but neither are sure how to do it. Worse yet, Strange keeps seeing a specter of Clea, and he keeps trying to chase her down. Despite […]

Backways #4 Review: Fleshing Out the World While Keeping the Focus on Character

Backways #4 Review: Fleshing Out the World While Keeping the Focus on Character

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Anna and Coyote Bones are cornered by a mysterious man with a gun named Jake Bruenner. He wants to know what's going on with Anna, Sylvia, and the Backways. He's soon joined by the mad woman that Anna saw when Sylvia disappeared; her name is Wendy. Jake explains the history of the Backways […]


Shadowman #1 Review: An Exciting Return for the Valiant Hero with Awesome Art

Shadowman #1 Review: An Exciting Return for the Valiant Hero with Awesome Art

[rwp-review-recap id="0"]Alyssa Myles goes on an excursion into the New Orleans swampland to investigate some mystical goings-on This results in her encountering a massive demon feeding on those lost in the wilderness She uses a last spell which summons Shadowman back from the Deadside However, he is weak and may be unable to defeat the[...]

Indie Comics Spotlight: Oro #1-3 African Myth-Inspired Gritty Action

Indie Comics Spotlight: Oro #1-3, African Myth-Inspired Gritty Action

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Oro is an immortal being who lives outside a village. Death has returned to that village in form of a demon named Omooku. Oro believes that he killed Omooku hundreds of years ago. Plus, a malicious man called only "the Doctor" has also mysteriously returned after being executed in 1973. What is happening […]

Swamp Thing Winter Special #1 Review: A Beautiful Send-Off to Wein and Wrightson

Swamp Thing Winter Special #1 Review: A Beautiful Send-Off to Wein and Wrightson

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] The Swamp Thing is travelling across a frozen wasteland with a small child in tow. They are running from an unknown snow monster that is creating the blizzard. Swamp Thing knows that he must kill the monster, or he and the Green will die. The follow-up story is an uncaptioned Swamp Thing story […]

Doctor Strange #384 Review: Strange vs. Loki Round One

Doctor Strange #384 Review: Strange vs. Loki, Round One

Loki takes on the fight with glee, and it quickly turns into a mystic war between the dueling Sorcerer Supremes.[caption id="attachment_779379" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Doctor Strange #384 cover by Mike del Mundo[/caption]This is the beginning of the knockdown drag-out we’ve been waiting for between Doctor Strange and Loki Strange has attained new magic power from the[...]

Damned #6 Review: Demons Estrange You from Your Family

Damned #6 Review: Demons Estrange You from Your Family

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] We are shown a flashback to the childhood of Morgan and Eddie, and we get more of an idea of what has led to their current lives. In the present, Eddie requests that Morgan helps them in his latest crusade to bring back their mother. Morgan isn't having any of it, and seems […]

Doctor Strange #382 Review: All for the Dog

Doctor Strange #382 Review: All for the Dog

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Doctor Strange is tipped off that Loki may be trying something exceedingly dangerous via the talking dog, Bats. Meanwhile, Loki is continuing his attempts to get into the door Strange locked to him. Before we start, I need to plug the review for Doctor Strange #382 given by fellow BC writer and awesome […]

Spirits of Vengeance #3 Review: Better but Still Very Underwhelming

Spirits of Vengeance #3 Review: Better, but Still Very Underwhelming

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] We learn of the extended story of the pieces of silver, given to Judas Iscariot in exchange for the life of Jesus Christ. More specifically, we are shown how Necrodamus got his hands on the 30 pieces. Necrodamus needs all 30 pieces for the weapon he wishes to create, and he has sent […]

CrossGen Relaunch: Mystic #1

CrossGen Relaunch: Mystic #1

Crossgen books to boot., Here is a rather gorgeous looking preview of Mystic #1 by G Willow Wilson, David Lopez and Nathan Fairbairn, coming out in August.Apparently Marvel are publishing comic books too Crossgen books to boot., Here is a rather gorgeous looking preview of Mystic #1 by G Willow Wilson, David Lopez and[...]

Eight Mystic Sketches By David Lopez

Eight Mystic Sketches By David Lopez

Bleeding Cool was the first to tell you that G Willow Wilson and David Lopez were reviving the CrossGen title (and trademark) Mystic for Marvel Comics, after Disney had previously bought the publisher after it went bankrupt.The first issue is published in August, but David Lopez seems keen to show you his working out[...]

G. Willow Wilson And David Lopezs CrossGen Revival Mystic To Be Announced By Marvel At C2E2

G. Willow Wilson And David Lopez's CrossGen Revival Mystic To Be Announced By Marvel At C2E2?

Recently writer G.Willow Wilson (Air, Superman) tweeted; Psst! Secret Project to be announced at C2E2! Pay attention at the Marvel panels... Bleeding Cool understands that this may well be a new project by Wilson and Fallen Angel co-creator artist David Lopez, Mystic, a revival of the CrossGen title, to accompany the currently-published-by-Marvel Sigil and Ruse.How do we[...]