Author Archives: Jessica Boyd


Review: CURB STOMP #1

Review: CURB STOMP #1

CURB STOMP #1 Written by Ryan Ferrier Art by Devaki Neogi, Neil Lalonde Published by BOOM! Studios Release Date: February 25, 2015 A fictional city is surrounded by three neighborhoods, each run by a local gang. From the beginning of the story, Ferrier establishes that all girl gang, The Fever, is different. Unlike their male counterparts in


The Hangout ft. Cloonan, Fletcher & Kerschl: February 23, 2015

For the 100th Episode, Karen, Alison and Jessica welcome back the creative team of Gotham Academy: Karl Kerschl, Becky Cloonan and Brenden Fletcher. They talk about the latest issue of Gotham Academy #5 hitting stands later in the week as well as music, inspirations, comic giveaways and … the three musketeers? Check out the 100th


THE HANGOUT featuring Frank Barbiere: February 16, 2015

The writer of Five Ghosts, Avengers World, and Solar, Frank Barbiere joins Alison and Jessica to talk about genre mash-ups, how generations of writers are using combinations of old to create completely new products and just nerd out over a love of reading comics. So, bring up your pull pile and dive on into The Hangout.


Interview: Scott’s Adventures with 9th DOCTOR WHO

This March, the Titan Comics is launching a five part miniseries tying into Doctor Who’s 10th anniversary; roaring into stores staring the ninth Doctor! The solicit says the story takes place right after their  World War II adventure and includes Rose and Captain Jack. The trio discovers that Time Lord technology is being sold on the intergalactic


Interview: Crofts & Wright Are Cooking With NUTMEG

What’s cooking in the kitchen turns into a criminal empire for two girls in junior high. The girls bond over a prank on a pompous rival then find themselves “building a criminal empire with their irresistible brownies.”  The latest information about this  all-age book being served up with a triple dose of J-names as I, Jessica Boyd, got


Review: AMELIA COLE #20

AMELIA COLE #20 Written by DJ Kirkbride & Adam P. Knave Art by Nick Brokenshire Published by Monkeybrain Comics Release date: February 4, 2015 Friends and frenemies are strewn across three different worlds are all traveling their own paths to save the universe. The Amelia Cole series began by introducing two worlds only to have our


THE HANGOUT featuring Kelly Thompson: February 9, 2015

It’s “Showtime, Synergy!” with the writer of the new IDW comic Jem and the Holograms, Kelly Thompson. Kelly talks about bursting onto the main comics scene with Jem, the smart female characters she’d loved to write one day, her favorite genre’s and the comic series she thinks everyone should be reading (besides Jem.) You can still add Jem and the