Comic Review: Gideon Falls #3

The Background- Finally, the wait for the third issue of Gideon Falls has been released.  As a comic reader, the month-long delay for issues has become a part of life. However, waiting for a new Gideon Falls is a form of torture.  The mysterious story from the brilliant mind of Jeff Lemire has been eating away…

Sunday Mise en Place (Feb. 26 to Mar. 4, ‘018)

And, like that it’s March. 2018 is moving too fast- have I said that before? It doesn’t even matter because with this snow it feels like it has been winter for around six years. We have been hit with so many major snowfalls that our car literally has to pave its own path. I have…

Comic Review: The Terrifics #1

Finally, what we have all been waiting for, the return of a Fantastic Four comic series… kind of. In the extended suspension of Marvel’s Fantastic Four, DC figured if they’re not gonna do it, we will. And, thank goodness for that. I may be one of the most excited comic nerds on the planet for…

Champions by Mark Waid and Humberto Ramos

Well, I have successfully put friend, and fellow blogger, Michael Miller of My Comic Relief, on his proverbial toes by mentioning I had read a graphic novel under his recommendation, while avoiding any mention of the book of choice or my general feelings about it.  By now he has breathed a sigh of relief (no pun…

We Stand on Guard by Brian K. Vaughan and Steve Skorce

First off, allow me to say something that may come as a shock to many of my American friends and readers.  As this graphic novel deals with in a fictional, aggressive manner: the world sees the U.S.A. as the most dangerous, and reckless force on Earth.  Even in Canada, your friends, neighbors, and brothers, we…

Joker by Brian Azzarello and Lee Bermejo

The clown prince of crime, hands down the most deranged, and unpredictable villains of all time.  Insanely clever, with his manipulation of Gotham’s underground.  The image of evil in Batman’s twisted little world.  Madness.  He has become such a powerful character, that he has taken on a very real life of his own.  Whenever he…