CHRIS CLAREMONT’S X-MEN [Review]: Forever Ours.

Now on Video-On-Demand, Chris Claremont's X-Men is a breezy, light conversation and recollection of writer Chris Claremont, speaking of his early days at Marvel in the mid-1970s, and his refurbishing of the then-defunct X-Men comics. Shot mostly as a talking-heads-style sit-down interview, the documentary is an expansion of a 30 minute documentary by Patrick Meaney, …

SWAMP THING / X-MEN – RED / JLA & DOOM PATROL / ADAM WARLOCK [Reviews]: Getting Lost in the Green.

Happy Sunday, fellow geeks. Another weekend has come and gone, and we've got some great titles to review, by some great writers (at least enough to keep you occupied until the next issue of Doomsday Clock is published). Grab a hot toddy, settle in, get out of the cold, and let's dive in... In a …

SPECTACULAR SPIDER-MAN / BATMAN/ELMER FUDD / DROIDS UNPLUGGED / JONAH HEX/YOSEMITE SAM / WMD [Reviews]: Off to the Loony Bin.

Back when Marvel announced that Chip Zdarsky would be writing Peter Parker: The Spectacular Spider-Man, I was cautiously optimistic because I've reallly enjoyed everything I've read that he's written, despite a sense of humor that tends to lean hard into the absurd. After reading the first issue, I feel justified in my initial reaction, because …

THE FLASH / GENERATION X / STAR WARS / LUKE CAGE / ALL-STAR BATMAN / SECRET WARRIORS [Reviews]: Lightning Round.

Another week, and yet another series of titles to look forward to, fellow geeks and geekettes! We're halfway through the month, and nearly through the year by this point, but that doesn't mean that the best things aren't yet on their way! We've got some books from DC, Marvel, and one set in a familiar …

BLACK BOLT / BANE CONQUEST / JEAN GREY / ETERNAL WARRIOR / BATMAN / SECRET EMPIRE [Reviews]: Buy Comic Book Day!

It isn't too often that a novelist transitions into writing comics, so I always find it interesting to see what their initial output is like. Last year we had an example of someone making a near seamless transition, when Ta-Nehisi Coates made his debut on Black Panther. This time, Saladin Ahmed, in his comics debut, …