Author Archives: Véronique Emma Houxbois

Transmyscira: RINGSIDE #3

Transmyscira: RINGSIDE #3

RINGSIDE #3 Written by Joe Keatinge Art by Nick Barber, Simon Gough, and Ariana Maher Published by Image Comics Release Date: January 27, 2016 There’s wrestling industry chatter in the wrestling comic! Ringside started tight and stayed tight without much of that thing it’s sort of about, but now that we’re getting deeper into it,

Transmyscira: JEM AND THE HOLOGRAMS #11

JEM AND THE HOLOGRAMS #11 Written by Kelly Thompson Art by Sophie Campbell and M. Victoria Robado Published by IDW Publishing Release Date: January 27, 2016 Sophie Campbell returns to art duties at Jerrica hears :wumpscut: for the first time as the Dark Jem arc kicks off! With Pizzazz recovering from her car accident and

Transmyscira: BLACK CANARY #7

BLACK CANARY #7 Written by Brenden Fletcher Art by Annie Wu and Lee Loughridge Published by DC Comics Release Date: January 27, 2016 Things get truly cosmic in the arc finale, which, as tragic as it is, is also the perfect time for a tribute to the recently departed David Bowie. Fittingly, the issue opens


POISON IVY: CYCLE OF LIFE AND DEATH #1 Written by Amy Chu Art by Clay Mann, Seth Mann, and Ulises Arreola Published by DC Comics Release Date: January 20, 2016 As much fun as the idea is of a Poison Ivy mini-series that would give her a stronger independent identity away from her cameos in

Transmyscira: BATMAN #48

  BATMAN #48 Written by Scott Snyder Art by Greg Capullo, Danny Miki, and FCO Plascencia Published by DC Comics Release Date: January 20, 2016 Batman #48 primarily concerns itself with a question that, ironically, was asked and answered in the pages of a Superman comic. “What happens when the unstoppable force meets the immovable

Transmyscira: CATWOMAN #48

CATWOMAN #28 Written by Frank Tieri Art by Inaki Miranda and Eva De La Cruz Published by DC Comics Release Date: January 13, 2016 “Just when I thought I was out.. they pull me back in again,” immortal words delivered by Al Pacino, Jason Alexander, and after this issue, probably Selina Kyle as well. Two

Transmyscira: STARFIRE #8

STARFIRE #8 Written by Amanda Conner and Jimmy Palmiotti Art by Emanuela Lupacchino, Mirco Pierfederici, Ray McCarthy, and Hi-Fi Published by DC Comics Release Date: January 13, 2016 A little bit more of what makes Harley Quinn shine so bright makes itself felt in Starfire this month as Kori finds herself in a love triangle


  LEAVING MEGALOPOLIS: SURVIVING MEGALOPOLIS #1 Written by Gail Simone Art by Jim Calafiore and Jason Wright Published by Dark Horse Comics Release Date: January 13, 2016 Secret Six collaborators Gail Simone and Jim Calafiore return to the scene of the crime of their Kickstarter comic Leaving Megalopolis to further explore what happens when a

Transmyscira: RED SONJA #1

RED SONJA #1 Written by Marguerite Bennett Art by Aneke and Jorge Sutil Published by Dynamite Entertainment Release Date: January 13, 2016 Following Gail Simone’s transformative run that took Sonja all the way back to her origin could be one of the toughest acts in comics to follow in years, but Marguerite Bennett and Aneke

The Angoulême Grand Prix is Decadent and Depraved

On January 5th, Collectif des Creatrices de Bande Dessinés Contre le Sexisme (or BDégalite for short) launched a boycott against the Angoulême Grand Prix — a lifetime achievement award that crowns the winner the president of the following year’s FIBD festival — when it failed to include a single female creator out of a class