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2018: The 10 Comic Books that Turned Our Heads

2018: The 10 Comic Books that Turned Our Heads

2018. What a year you were. I’ve called this year a dumpster fire more times than I can count. Comics was, by no means, exempt from that assessment. But for the bad, there is good. Today, we celebrate phenomenal comic book achievements in 2018, from every spectrum of the publishing gamut. Without further ado, 10

2018: The World of Graphic Novels Expands

The world of original graphic novels is a diverse landscape of wonderfully told stories. This world of titles showcased in 2018 that comics isn’t just the direct market – not by a long shot – and that the medium is filled with beautiful storytelling in other avenues. All ages of readers were graced with this

H5*: HOT FIVE (ish): Week Of December 19, 2018

Welcome to Comicosity’s Hot Five(ish), a.k.a. The Flagship Of H5*. Hot Five(ish) is a short(ish) list of the top books we think you’ll want to be checking out. Be they new title launches, key issues or just continuing stories from some of the industry’s most acclaimed books, this list is your guaranteed gold in the

Pushing Through the Pain of HEROES IN CRISIS

Comics like the currently on-going Heroes in Crisis story by Tom King are probably the hardest to critique. I feel like something is wrong with it, yet the subjects around which the story revolves, therapy and trauma, are things about which I know little outside of anecdotal evidence and experience. Or, to re-state the premise

The Writing on the Wall: Poison Ivy and HEROES IN CRISIS

Way back in 1994, when I was around the age of 10, I remember watching the “House & Garden” episode of Batman: The Animated Series. The main focus of the story, which was written by Paul Dini and directed by Boyd Kirkland, was about how Pamela Isley (Poison Ivy) had been allowed to leave Arkham

H5*: Damn Fine Covers – 12.12.18

Uh, yes, you totally should be judging (comic) books by their covers, so welcome to a weekly rundown of my favorites. December 12 – go! SHADOWMAN #10 – Tonči Zonjić SUPERMAN #6 – Adam Hughes SLEEPLESS #10 – Leila Del Duca & Alissa Sallah DOCTOR STRANGE: THE BEST DEFENSE #1 – Christian Ward X-MEN RED

H5*: HOT FIVE (ish): Week Of December 12, 2018

Welcome to Comicosity’s Hot Five(ish), a.k.a. The Flagship Of H5*. Hot Five(ish) is a short(ish) list of the top books we think you’ll want to be checking out. Be they new title launches, key issues or just continuing stories from some of the industry’s most acclaimed books, this list is your guaranteed gold in the

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