December's almost a third over and we're guessing that some of you haven't quite gotten around to finishing up your holiday gift shopping yet. We here at ComicsAlliance are here to help. And we really would love to be able to advise each and every person on all of your shopping lists, but at the same time we're also busy and lazy and mostly just want to talk about comics
"Chaos War" has had me both excited and worried since it was first announced. On the one hand it's another story in Greg Pak and Fred Van Lente's saga of Hercules and Amadeus Cho. On the other hand, it's a crossover mini-event, complete with the massive cast and numerous tie-ins that involves. Pak
Amadeus Cho finally got a chance to step into the spotlight with his own miniseries in "Prince of Power." Written by Greg Pak and Fred Van Lente, with art by Reilly Brown and Adam Archer, the series concluded with its fourth issue this week and set the stage for the upcoming events of the "Chaos War" cross-title event. Cho has been a great
Earlier this week, I mentioned that "Incredible Hercules" co-star Amadeus Cho -- whose solo miniseries "Prince of Power" launched this week -- was the best kid sidekick of the past 30 years, and while that's true, I didn't really have that much of a chance to go into the reasons why, and if you're not one of the lucky people to have been following "Herc," you might be wondering just what's so great about him.
Well, aside from being general
ComicsAlliance reviews the biggest, best, and most interesting comics that hit the shelves this week. SPOILERS FOLLOW.
NEW BEGINNINGS - Birds of Prey 1 / Prince of Power 1
Two series get off to impressive starts this week. Gail Simone makes a long awaited return to writing DC's "Birds of Prey" af
ComicsAlliance reviews the biggest, best, and most interesting comics that hit the shelves this week.
GOD-BYE - Incredible Hercules 141
For almost thirty issues Greg Pak and Fred Van Lente have been breathing new life into the Greek pantheon's role in the Marvel Universe in "Incredible Hercules," and in that time it's been one of the best ongoing books in the core Marvel Universe. And now, with Incredible Hercules 141, the "Assault on New Olympu
With 2009 about to draw to a close, now seems like a good time to look back on a year of Wednesdays and remind myself of the reason I buy new comics every week. To remember that it's worth sifting through the piles of never-ending zombie comics, celebrity biography cash-ins and Barack Obama team-ups because every once in a while you find a great story with beautiful artwork
ComicsAlliance's Chris Murphy reviews the biggest -- and best -- books coming out this week.
HOLY TRINITY, BATMAN -- Batman and Robin #3 / Detective Comics #856 / Batman the Widening Gyre #1
So you like Batman, do you? A wise choice. And this week you're going to be rewarded for that decision by the strange and mysterious forc