Category Archives: Superhero Comics

Young Avengers: Style > Substance

Written by Kieron Gillen and drawn by Jamie McKelvie Published by Marvel Comics This could be the coolest comic ever made, not the best (although it is very, very good) but the coolest. It’s that cool kid at school who’s going … Continue reading

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Thor: The God of Thunder, Volume 1: The God Butcher

Written by Jason Aaron and drawn by Esad Ribic There are times in your comic reading life when nothing but cape comics will do. When the stresses of the real world make you crave tales that bear no resemblance your … Continue reading

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The Victories

Written and Drawn by Michael Avon Oeming Published by Dark Horse Comics Sick of the same old re-fried tales of super-heroics in your comic books? Michael Avon Oeming’s Victories is different from what you are used to. No stranger to creator-owned … Continue reading

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Halcyon

Written by Marc Guggenheim & Tara Butters and drawn by Ryan Bodenheim Published by Image Comics What happens when the super heroes win? What happens when there is no crime to fight or injustice to battle? Halcyon is the super … Continue reading

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Glory Volume 1: The Once and Future Destroyer

Written by Joe Keatinge and drawn by Ross Campbell Published by Image Comics Glory is a superhero who seems to have vanished, living on only in the dreams of a young girl called Riley. These dreams haunt Riley and pull … Continue reading

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Batwoman: Elegy

Written by Greg Rucka and illustrated by J.H. Williams III Published by DC Comics Long before DC rebooted their Universe and it became the new 52, they spent a year producing a weekly comic that was surprisingly good, if somewhat rushed … Continue reading

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All-Star Superman

Written by Grant Morrison and drawn by Frank Quietly Published by DC Comics It’s a special week for Superman, as the big man celebrates his 75th birthday, and the trailer for the Man of Steel gets the Internet all worked up (and rightly so, it’s epic). For … Continue reading

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