Transmyscira articles

Transmyscira: SLAM! #1

Transmyscira: SLAM! #1

SLAM! #1 Written by Pamela Ribon Art by Veronica Fish, Brittany Peer Published by BOOM! Studios Release Date: November 16, 2016 Lace up for Slam!, an utterly unique sports comic that’s just as much about trying to get you into roller derby as it is telling a story about it. As a comic on its

Transmyscira: MOTOR CRUSH #1

MOTOR CRUSH #1 Written by Brenden Fletcher, Cameron Stewart Art by Babs Tarr, Cameron Stewart Published by Image Comics Release Date: December 7, 2016 Ladies, gentlemen, and non binary folks start your engines, the most hotly anticipated title of the year is finally here and it’s everything you wanted it to be. The reunited Team

Transmyscira: STRANGE FRUIT #4

STRANGE FRUIT #4 Written by Mark Waid and J.G. Jones Art by J.G. Jones Published by BOOM! Studios Release Date: November 2, 2016 This, then, is how one of the most controversial comics in recent years ends: not with a bang, but a whimper. There’s a mantra in monthly comics that when a creative team

Transmyscira: ANCESTOR TPB

ANCESTOR TPB Written by Matt Sheehan and Malachi Ward Art by Matt Sheehan and Malachi Ward Published by Image Comics Release Date: October 19, 2016 Island cements its position as the primary incubator of great new storytelling in comics with its second trade release, Malachi Ward and Matt Sheean’s Ancestor. The credo of Island, Brandon

Transmyscira: MOCKINGBIRD #8

MOCKINGBIRD #8 Written by Chelsea Cain Art by Kate Niemczyk and Rachelle Rosenberg Published by Marvel Comics Release Date: October 19, 2016 I suppose in the end, the whole of life becomes an act of letting go, but what always hurts the most is not taking a moment to say goodbye. – Life of Pi

Transmyscira: ALTERS #1

ALTERS #1 Written by Paul Jenkins Art by Leila Leiz and Tamra Bonvillain Published by AfterShock Comics Release Date: September 7, 2016 A longstanding criticism of comic book covers is that they stopped providing an accurate and concise evocation of the contents a long time ago. Onion AV Club critic Oliver Sava recently pointed out


ALL-NEW WOLVERINE ANNUAL #1 Written by Tom Taylor Art by Marcio Takara and Mat Lopes Published by Marvel Comics Release Date: August 31, 2016 Almost exactly two years ago, Charles Soule and Steve McNiven set out to do something thought next to impossible in contemporary comics: give resonance and meaning to the death of major

Transmyscira: KIM AND KIM #2

KIM & KIM #2 Written by Magdalene Visaggio Art by Eva Cabrera, Claudia Aguirre, Katy Rex, and Zakk Samm Published by Black Mask Studios Release Date: August 31, 2016 Despite taking a stab at doing something about as close to “the right thing” as they’re ever likely to attempt by helping their one-time bounty escape

Transmyscira: HELLBLAZER #1

HELLBLAZER #1 Written by Simon Oliver Art by Moritat and Andre Szymanowicz Published by DC Comics Release Date: August 24, 2016 After a Rebirth special that dotted all the i’s and crossed all the t’s for classic Hellblazer fans, Simon Oliver and Moritat chart a course that draws on the legacy and values of Jamie