If you loved the Netflix/ Marvel original series Daredevil, you may have heard about their next series- Jessica Jones.  You might have even seen the teaser trailer on Facebook. (If you haven't, click here.) However, unlike Daredevil, you may not be nearly as familiar with dear Jessica. Or you might only be familiar with the version that appeared frequently in Avengers comics in … [Read more...]

Disney Kingdoms: Figment

Disney began their Disney Kingdoms comic book line with Seekers of the Weird, a book based on an abandoned Disney Parks Imagineering project called the Museum of the Weird.   It was excellent, but didn't sell well. For their follow-up comic, they went with a much more familiar project.  One with a little spark of inspiration. Figment is one of Disney's most iconic … [Read more...]


As mentioned in my recommended reading list, Nextwave: Agents of Hate is back in print this week in a new complete collection. I've reviewed it before.  In short, its one of the craziest, most hilarious and absolutely fun comics that Marvel has put out in a very long time. It was out of print for about a year.  Its back now and you need to jump on it. … [Read more...]


A few days ago a friend of mine asked for recommendations of Marvel comics.  He's been reading comics for a long time, but hasn't read as much as I have.  It got me to thinking about what I would recommend to someone who has never read a comic book before.  Working in a comic shop, you're required to do this all the time, but I've never made a formal list before.  So here is … [Read more...]

The Last Fable

After 13 years, the final fable has arrived. 13 years, 150 issues, 2 spin off comics, 2 graphic novels, 1 video game and a prose novel.  Fables has left a lasting impression on the comic book world. Fables told the stories of fiction's greatest legends come to life.   Snow White, the Big Bad Wolf, Little Boy Blue, Pinocchio, Ozma and others entered a world like ours … [Read more...]