Russ Braun



Jimmys Bastards #9 Review: A Brutally Cathartic Finale

Jimmy's Bastards #9 Review: A Brutally Cathartic Finale

It doesn’t seem like the kind that demands a sequel, but it conveys that Garth Ennis and Russ Braun aren’t 100% committed to closing the book on Jimmy’s Bastards.[caption id="attachment_880330" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Jimmy's Bastards #9 art by Russ Braun and John Kalisz[/caption]Speaking of Braun, the artwork stays strong through the finish[...]

Jimmys Bastards #8 Advance Review: A Machine Gun Disguised as a Machine Gun

Jimmy's Bastards #8 Advance Review: A Machine Gun Disguised as a Machine Gun

Meanwhile, Junior is having issues with his employees.[caption id="attachment_847115" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Jimmy's Bastards #8 cover by Andy Clarke and Jose Villarrubia[/caption]This is the penultimate issue to Garth Ennis and Russ Braun’s Jimmy’s Bastards With it, we have a different kind of Jimmy, a different Nancy, and, well, Junior and the bastards are mostly the same.It’s[...]

Jimmys Bastards #7 Review: Battle of the Bastards — No Not that One

Jimmy's Bastards #7 Review: Battle of the Bastards — No, Not that One

You also get to see the endlessly put-upon Nancy open fire on some smug and rich bad guys.[caption id="attachment_821177" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Jimmys Bastards #7 art by Russ Braun and John Kalisz[/caption]Russ Braun’s artwork is up to the task, showing an ability to well-depict subtle emotion and brutal violence in equal measure[...]

Jimmys Bastards #6 Review: Uncomfortable Mental Hospital Humor

Jimmy's Bastards #6 Review: Uncomfortable Mental Hospital Humor

It plays pretty coy with the actual reveal despite dropping it last comic, so I won’t say anything about it beyond smugly referencing Old Boy like I am right now.Russ Braun’s artwork continues to bring this decadent and at-times horrific world to life in a highly detailed and effective manner John Kalisz’s color art is[...]

Betrothed Begins and Jimmys Bastards Enters its Finale: Aftershock March 2018 Solicits

Betrothed Begins and Jimmy's Bastards Enters its Finale: Aftershock March 2018 Solicits

Sean Lewis and Steve Uy bring you the new sci-fi series Betrothed, Garth Ennis and Russ Braun's Jimmy's Bastards enters its final act, and the young series Monstro Mechanica by Paul Allor and Chris Evenhuis and Cold War by Christopher Sebela and Hayden Sherman continue their runs This all comes to you courtesy of Aftershock's March 2018 solicits[...]

Jimmys Bastards #5 Review: Playing Catch With The Son

Jimmy's Bastards #5 Review: Playing Catch With The Son

Russ Braun and Guy Major bring their A-game to this issue in terms of exquisitely brutal fight scenes.The Gender Fluid angle is a bit odd I’m not sure if it’s making a point about the fluidity of gender or poking fun at the idea As it is on the page, it’s just throwing the contentious[...]

Jimmys Bastards #3 Review: Ugliness Is Kind Of Beautiful

Jimmy's Bastards #3 Review: Ugliness Is Kind Of Beautiful

Russ Braun and John Kalisz manage to make the world of Jimmy’s Bastards just as ugly and fluid as it should be.Jimmy's Bastards is not a pleasant read, and, yet, it is a fun one I enjoyed myself in spite of myself This one gets an acidic recommendation that is just as toxic and grinning[...]

Jimmys Bastards #1 Review &#8211 A Wild Fun Ride From Aftershock

Jimmy's Bastards #1 Review – A Wild, Fun Ride From Aftershock

There's innuendo all over the place, and the characters are sharp and smart.[caption id="attachment_660397" align="aligncenter" width="600"] I want a whole book about this character.[/caption] The art, by Russ Braun, is my favorite part of the comic Braun is a fantastic artist who draws gore exceptionally well His depiction of Bobo is delightfully frightening and gross, but[...]

Jimmys Bastards #1 Review &#8211 Will This Book Upset SJWs or Alt-Righters

Jimmy's Bastards #1 Review – Will This Book Upset SJWs or Alt-Righters?

#eliotcaps {font-variant: small-caps;}[rwp-review-recap id="0"]Jimmy's Bastards is a jet black 'Ennisian' comedy on the best and worst of Bond, and a strong start from co-creators Garth Ennis and Russ Braun.tap for img skiplinkJimmy Regent is Billy Butcher (The Boys) by way of a finishing school This (if you know your 'book Bond') is basically James Bond[...]

Free On Bleeding Cool &#8211 The Boys #66 By Garth Ennis And Russ Braun

Free On Bleeding Cool – The Boys #66 By Garth Ennis And Russ Braun

The Boys #66 by Ennis and Russ Braun with a cover by Darrick Robertson This is the final free Boys issue they sent us.The ‘pay what you want’ portion of the bundle includes 4 volumes of The Boys, pay more than the average and get four more and if you pay more than $15 you get an[...]

Free On Bleeding Cool &#8211 The Boys #60 By Garth Ennis And Russ Braun

Free On Bleeding Cool – The Boys #60 By Garth Ennis And Russ Braun

The Boys #60 by Ennis and Russ Braun with a cover by Darrick Robertson The 'pay what you want' portion of the bundle includes 4 volumes of The Boys, pay more than the average and get four more and if you pay more than $15 you get an additional four volumes That's issues #1-72 plus three[...]

Free On Bleeding Cool &#8211 The Boys #51 By Garth Ennis And Russ Braun

Free On Bleeding Cool – The Boys #51 By Garth Ennis And Russ Braun

The Boys #51 by Ennis and Russ Braun with a cover by Darrick Robertson The 'pay what you want' portion of the bundle includes 4 volumes of The Boys, pay more than the average and get four more and if you pay more than $15 you get an additional four volumes That's issues #1-72 plus three[...]