Author Archives: Aaron Long

Review: DARK NIGHTS: BATMAN: THE DROWNED #1

Review: DARK NIGHTS: BATMAN: THE DROWNED #1

DARK NIGHTS: BATMAN: THE DROWNED Written by Dan Abnett Art by Phillip Tan, Tyler Kirkham, Dean White, Arif Prianto, Tom Napolitano Published by DC Comics Release Date: October 18, 2017 The wretched Knights come to the water as sea-scribe Dan Abnett teams with a group of veteran artists to unleash a menacing Batwoman the likes

BOOM! Studios Announces ABBOTT by Ahmed & Kivelä

LOS ANGELES, CALIF. (October 16, 2017) – BOOM! Studios is excited to announce ABBOTT, a new, original comic book series launching in January 2018 from Hugo Award-nominated writer Saladin Ahmed (Marvel’s Black Bolt, The Crescent Moon Kingdoms novels) and artist Sami Kivelä (Black Mask’s Beautiful Canvas) about a female journalist of color in 1970s Detroit named Elena Abbott who investigates a series of

10 WORDS: October 11, 2017 Releases

One word. Sometimes, it’s all you need to adequately describe a comic. Sometimes, you need a lot more, BUT YOU ONLY GET ONE IN THIS GAME. I guilted Nikki, Doug, MJ and Allen into playing this game with me, and they haven’t bailed yet…SO LET’S TAKE ON WEEK 6 OF THIS MADNESS! Nikki’s on vacation,

Preview: RUGRATS #1

Rugrats #1 Publisher: KaBOOM, an imprint of BOOM! Studios Writer: Box Brown Artist: Lisa Dubois, Eleonora Bruni, Jim Campbell Cover Artists:        Main Cover: Jorge Corona      Lunchbox Subscription Variant Cover: Shelli Paroline & Braden Lamb      Variant Cover: Art Baltazar      Blank Sketch Variant Cover: N/A Price: $3.99 Synopsis:  Hang

…And Now, A Haiku: DETECTIVE COMICS #966

…And Now, A Haiku features a haiku poem inspired by a comic released this week. Some will be silly, some will be serious…all will be haiku. This week, the subject is Detective Comics #966 by James Tynion IV, Eddy Barrows, Eber Ferreira, Adriano Lucas and Sal Cipriano. *SPOILER WARNING – THIS HAIKU MAY CONTAINS SPOILERS ABOUT THE

10 WORDS: October 4, 2017 Releases

One word. Sometimes, it’s all you need to adequately describe a comic. Sometimes, you need a lot more, BUT YOU ONLY GET ONE IN THIS GAME. I guilted Nikki, Doug, MJ and Allen into playing this game with me, and they haven’t bailed yet…SO LET’S TAKE ON WEEK 5 OF THIS MADNESS! October 4 releases,

Review: SPIRITS OF VENGEANCE #1

SPIRITS OF VENGEANCE #1 Written by Victor Gischler Art by David Baldeon, Andres Mossa, Cory Petit Published by Marvel Comics Release Date: October 4, 2017 A threat is coming. The kind of threat that can only be handled with Hellfire. Gischler, Baldeon, Mossa and Petit deliver a fun romp with this first issue, bringing together

10 WORDS: September 27, 2017 Releases

One word. Sometimes, it’s all you need to adequately describe a comic. Sometimes, you need a lot more, BUT YOU ONLY GET ONE IN THIS GAME. I guilted Nikki, Doug, MJ and Allen into playing this game with me, and they haven’t bailed yet…SO LET’S TAKE ON WEEK 4 OF THIS MADNESS! September 27 releases,

Review: DETECTIVE COMICS #965

DETECTIVE COMICS #965 Written by James Tynion IV Art by Eddy Barrows, Eber Ferreira, Adriano Lucas, Sal Cipriano Published by DC Comics Release Date: September 27, 2017 So, what’s that Tim guy been up to? We know Bruce knows he’s alive. We know he’s being held by Oz. From the events of Action, we know

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