the dead hand


The Dead Hand #5 cover by Stephen Mooney and Jordie Bellaire

The Dead Hand #5 Review: More Cold War Intrigue and Danger

Harriet has come face-to-face with Roger, aka the Dead Hand. Roger panics, but Carter calms him as best as possible. Carter and Renae get her out of the room, but Roger wants to talk to Harriet again soon. Carter and Renae are now forced to explain what the Dead Hand and what Mountainview really are […]

The Dead Hand #4 cover by Stephen Mooney and Jordie Bellaire

The Dead Hand #4 Review: Uncovering the Truth in the Name of Teen Angst

We are shown how Renae raised Harriet, as Harriet and her friends go on a drunken joyride that ends in a car accident and Carlson bringing her back to Renae. Harriet lets it slip that she overheard about the Dead Hand and that she saw Carlson kill the hiker. Renae and Carlson need to know […]

The Dead Hand #3 cover by Stephen Mooney and Jordie Bellaire

The Dead Hand #3 Review: Deepening the Conspiracy

Frederick had an MI6 agent friend named Ellis, and Frederick was supposed to contact Ellis by now. Now Ellis wants to go to Mountainview and figure out what happened to his friend. Meanwhile, Harriet wants to know more about the Dead Hand. Carter and Renae have united the council to decide what to do after […]

The Dead Hand #2 cover by Stephen Mooney and Jordie Bellaire

The Dead Hand #2 Advance Review: Another Excellent Issue and Shock Ending

Carter Carlson reminisces on his work with French operator Renae in Tripoli before returning to the present and interrogating the so-called novelist who wandered into Mountainview. Carter wants to know what this "writer" knows about the Dead Hand. Meanwhile, Harriet tries to cope with what she saw Sheriff Carlson doing to the novelist earlier. The […]


The Dead Hand #1 cover by Stephen Mooney and Jordie Bellaire

The Dead Hand #1 Review: Brubaker-Esque Cold War Action and Intrigue

Carter Carlson was a special ops agent during the Cold War. He performed many top-secret wet work missions, and, at the end of the war, he was sent after a group of Soviet scientists allegedly responsible for creating many of the most dangerous weapons of the war. However, he finds a facility abandoned, scientists left […]