So… I know I promised review haiku for this week, but… well… I’ve been busy, and…
Okay, look. I tried. But it was just a bad idea, and I–
Alright, fine. Just don’t say I didn’t warn you…
Afterlife with Archie 1, by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa and Francesco Francavilla
A fun diversion,
Better than it should have been.
Poor Zombie Jughead.
Manhattan Projects 15, by Jonathan Hickman and Ryan Browne
Decent fill-in art
For the Oppenheimer war.
A fine new chapter.
Battling Boy, by Paul Pope
But pretty, fun, and way-cool.
Pope returns in style.
Century West, by Howard Chaykin
Are kept in check by setting.
Watch the Old West die.
Shaolin Cowboy 1, by Geoff Darrow
Cowboy fights zombies
With two chainsaws on a stick.
Thor: God of Thunder 14, by Jason Aaron and Ron Garney
Adventure by committee?!
Metal, this is not!
Three 1, by Kieron Gillen and Ryan Kelly
This kicks 300‘s hard ass.
Up yours, Frank Miller!
Multiple Warheads: Down Fall, by Brandon Graham
Sci-fi weirdness, and also,
Graphic werewolf sex.
Coffin Hill 1, by Caitlin Kittredge and Inaki Miranda
Witchy goth hottie.
I should be quite cynical.
But it’s creepy good.
(All the frankly gorgeous artwork in this post is embiggenable, by the way, but if you’re only going to make with the clicky once, you should probably do it with the Inaki Miranda picture directly above. Of course, that Geoff Darrow piece really kinda deserves to be seen at full embiggened size, too, so…)