Nelson Blake II


David F. Walker Confirms Luke Cages Cancellation Due to Poor Sales

David F. Walker Confirms Luke Cage's Cancellation Due to Poor Sales

Walker, Nelson Blake II, and Guillermo Sanna all deserved to see this book succeed It was grounded, Luke Cage is a fantastic protagonist, and the art was consistently solid.[caption id="attachment_763880" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Luke Cage cover art by Rahzzah[/caption]This comes on the heels of a slew of other cancellations, including the possible killing of Defenders with Bendis' departure from Marvel[...]

Luke Cage #5 Review: A Powerful Finale For The First Arc

Luke Cage #5 Review: A Powerful Finale For The First Arc

They didn’t have a great relationship before, and the new series made them closer just to drive them apart again.[caption id="attachment_718679" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Luke Cage #5 art by Nelson Blake II[/caption]There is also a lot of racial and class subtext here that doesn’t get explored enough The poor black Ninth Ward gang from which Kevin[...]

Luke Cage #4 Review: Truths Begin To Surface

Luke Cage #4 Review: Truths Begin To Surface

This character is given a lot of depth, and I hope he sticks around for another issue or two.There’s a large fight scene towards the end where Nelson Blake II gets to strut his stuff a bit more The armored hitmen look pretty cool, and Luke and the Ninth Ward guys kicking their asses looks[...]

Luke Cage #3 Review: The Burstein Mystery Takes A Turn

Luke Cage #3 Review: The Burstein Mystery Takes A Turn

Warhawk is actually a fairly likeable character too, which makes it all the more painful.Nelson Blake II’s art continues to give me mixed feelings It looks good, with deliberate, clean lines and expressive faces, but it’s still so stark It’s a little too simplistic for the story the comic is telling[...]

Luke Cage #2 Review: Slow A Little Confusing But Stays Enjoyable

Luke Cage #2 Review: Slow, A Little Confusing, But Stays Enjoyable

Walker, Nelson Blake II, and Marcio Menyz.Having just been saved by the known-killer Warhawk, Luke Cage wakes up to find the villain offering his aid Warhawk views Luke as something of a brother since they both went through the Dr Burstein’s process The two begin investigating the apparent death of Burstein and the experiments he[...]




Our World Isnt Free &#8211 Bryan Hill Talks Romulus

"Our World Isn't Free" – Bryan Hill Talks Romulus

He's got a new series coming up from Top Cow called Romulus with artist Nelson Blake II I chatted with him about the project this week.DAN WICKLINE: Let’s start with the back story Who is Romulus in mythology? What do readers need to know going into the series?  BRYAN HILL: Readers should know that the feeling[...]