Travis Lanham


The Silver Surfer Annual #1 Review: A Faithful and Classic-Feeling Return

The Silver Surfer Annual #1 Review: A Faithful and Classic-Feeling Return

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Years ago, the Silver Surfer was still the Herald of Galactus, charged with the task of seeking out planets for the World-Eater to consume. On one such trek, the man once known as Norrin Radd heard a song coming from within a world. On the surface, he finds nothing but war, cruelty, and […]

The Sentry #3 Review: Damaging Nostalgia

The Sentry #3 Review: Damaging Nostalgia

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] We see Billy Turner, aka Scout and former sidekick to the Sentry, meet up with the man who was once Cranio, the archnemesis to the Sentry. Billy has a plan to bring down Bob Reynolds once and for all. He hates the Sentry for what he did to him, taking his arm as […]

Batman Beyond #23 Review: The Identity of the New Scarecrow

Batman Beyond #23 Review: The Identity of the New Scarecrow

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] The new Robin joins Batman in holding off the crazed denizens of Neo-Gotham. The new Scarecrow has somehow caused all this, and Batman and Robin can't hurt the people of the city. Bruce Wayne and Jack Ryder try to offer support from the Batcave, but they're unsure how Scarecrow has caused this. There […]

Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur #32: Not Suitable for Children

Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur #32: Not Suitable for Children?

If ever there were a comic that needs the strict regulation of the New Comics Code Authority, Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur is it.Writer: Brandon Montclaire Artist: Natacha Bustos Colorist: Tamra Bonvillain Letterer: Travis Lanham Cover: Chris RobinsonThe comic begins with Moon Girl experiencing a nightmare about transforming into Devil Dinosaur due to her Inhuman genes, a violation of[...]

X-Men: Bland Design &#8211 Dont Lose Your Head Its Cable #154

X-Men: Bland Design – Don't Lose Your Head! It's Cable #154

Let's dive into Cable next...Cable #154 Writer: Ed Brisson Artist: Jon Malin Colorists: Jesus Aburtov with Federico Blee Letterer: Travis Lanham Cover: Jon Malin and Juan FernandezCable #154 is the final chapter in the Newer Mutants storyline, which sees the titular time-travelling mutant pluck versions of Longshot, Shatterstar, X-23, Armor, and Doop from the timestream in an attempt to solve[...]

X-Men: Bland Design &#8211 All Good Things Must Come to an End in Jean Grey #11

X-Men: Bland Design – All Good Things Must Come to an End in Jean Grey #11

We make no promises about the use of your time, however.This week we’ve got Phoenix Resurrection #5, All-New Wolverine #30, Despicable Deadpool #293, Old Man Logan #34, and Jean Grey #11. Let's wrap up the week, saving the (hopefully) best for last with Jean Grey #11!Jean Grey #11 Writer: Dennis Hopeless Artists: Victor Ibanaz and Alberto Albuquerque Colorist: Jay David Ramos Letterer: Travis LanhamThis is[...]

X-Men: Bland Design &#8211 A Beloved Character Returns and Dies Again in Shocking Phoenix Resurrection #5 Twist

X-Men: Bland Design – A Beloved Character Returns and Dies Again in Shocking Phoenix Resurrection #5 Twist

We make no promises about the use of your time, however.This week we've got Phoenix Resurrection #5, All-New Wolverine #30, Despicable Deadpool #293, Old Man Logan #34, and Jean Grey #11, but we're starting things off with Phoenix Resurrection #5:Phoenix Resurrection #5 Writer: Matty Rosenberg Artists: Leinil Francis Yu and Joe Bennett Inkers: Gerry Alanguilan and Belardino Brabo Colorist:[...]

X-Men: Bland Design &#8211 Legion #1 is a Comic Starring a Character Who is in a TV Show

X-Men: Bland Design – Legion #1 is a Comic Starring a Character Who is in a TV Show

Time to wrap things up with Legion #1.Legion #1 Writer: Peter Milligan Artist: Wilfredo Torres Colorist: Dan Brown Letterer: Travis LanhamCapitalizing on the success of the TV show several months late, Legion is a mini-series starring David Haller, the son of Charles Xavier and Gabrielle Haller David is a powerful mutant with dissociative personality disorder — in other words, multiple[...]

X-Men: Bland Design &#8211 Marvels Shipping Preferences Revealed in Phoenix Resurrection #4

X-Men: Bland Design – Marvel's Shipping Preferences Revealed in Phoenix Resurrection #4

We'll kick things off with Phoenix Resurrection...Phoenix Resurrection #4 Writer: Matty Rosenberg Artist: Ramon Rosanas Colorist: Rachelle Rosenberg Letterer: Travis Lanham Damage: $3.99In the previous issue, the X-Men had traveled to New Mexico after figuring out that Jean Grey's obsession with Butte Love meant she was probably at the scene where she and Cyclops did the nasty back in X-Men[...]

X-Men: Bland Design &#8211 The 90s are Alive and Well in Cable #153

X-Men: Bland Design – The 90s are Alive and Well in Cable #153

That's the whole point.Now then...Cable #153 Writer: Ed Brisson Artist: Jon Malin Colorist: Jesus Aburtov Leterer: Travis Lanham Damage: $3.99Cable #153 is part 4 of the Newer Mutants storyline, in which Cable gathers various X-Men from the timestream to help him solve a murder mystery involving the Externals, an immortal cabal of mutant antagonists from the Rob Liefeld era with[...]

Jean Grey #9 Review: Emma Frost Returns – Really Returns – in a Great Issue

Jean Grey #9 Review: Emma Frost Returns – Really Returns – in a Great Issue

[rwp-review-recap id="0"]Now, despite the unfortunate cover to the issue, Jean Grey #9 from Marvel Comics by Dennis Hopeless, Victor Ibáñez, Jay David Ramos, and Travis Lanham is a really great entry into this young series, even if it does feel like it is hurtling towards a conclusion I'm not saying the cover is bad —[...]