Members' Comic Book Reviews
Title Issue # # Reviews # Comments Review Excerpt
FABLES (2002-2015) TP Vol 22 1 0 For this last go round, Vertigo pulled out all the stops, including a tri-fold cover that features almost every character to have ever appeared in thi...
by bobashep on 9/2/2015 4:16:00 PM
Absolute Watchmen HC 1 0 iv'e reread it it the last couple of days. every page you can see why it counts as one of the best comics ever wrote.
by dsa100 on 9/2/2015 1:13:00 AM
Batman (1940-2011) 189 1 0 Fantastic issue. This is the first appearance of the Scarecrow.
by sgalati1026 on 8/31/2015 10:38:00 PM
Astro City: Shining Stars (2011) TP 1 0 This Astro City volume collects the origins of some the super-powered residents of Kurt Busiek's metropolis. All four stories were released as eithe...
by bobashep on 8/31/2015 9:21:00 PM
X-Men Adventures: Season II (1994-1995) 11 1 0 Not a issue rating. This is NOT THE COVER FOR THIS ISSUE!!!!
by TaylorS on 8/30/2015 11:59:00 PM
Pulse (2004-2006) 4 1 0 A great chapter is which one of the biggest baddies (and biggest jerks) in the Marvel Universe finally gets what's coming to him.
by bobashep on 8/30/2015 9:07:00 PM
Halloween: Nightdance 4 1 0 This was a pretty good 4-parter. Nice ending too!
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/30/2015 8:17:00 PM
Halloween: Nightdance 1 1 0 This is a pretty good issue. I'd like to rate it an "8.5" if that was an option. Pretty good Tim Seeley (Hack/Slash) artwork, and the story is interes...
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/30/2015 6:52:00 PM
Halloween II: The Blackest Eyes 1 1 0 **Spoilers** The story went a little supernatural here in this one, and you better be knowledgeable of the original movie if you want to understand p...
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/29/2015 1:32:00 PM
Halloween 1 1 0 **Spoilers** This was a pretty decent issue, with a little story mostly about what happened to Michael after the events of the original movie.
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/29/2015 1:11:00 PM
Pulse (2004-2006) 3 1 0 The staff of the Daily Bugle reels at the death of one of their own.
by bobashep on 8/27/2015 9:49:00 PM
Pulse (2004-2006) 2 1 0 Meet Terri Kidder... She's the newest beat reporter at the Daily Bugle and she's not having a good first week. None of her stories has been approved b...
by bobashep on 8/27/2015 9:46:00 PM
Manhattan Projects (2012-2014) TP Vol 2 1 0 I'm still a fan of the groundbreaking series by Jonathan Hickman, but I didn't enjoy this volume as much as the previous one. For one thing, last volu...
by bobashep on 8/26/2015 9:45:00 PM
Grimm Fairy Tales Presents Grimm Tales of Terror (2014-Present) 7 1 0 For those who maybe haven't read one of Zenescope's "Bad Girl" titles before, let me break it down in the simplest of terms on the formula they use: 1...
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/26/2015 9:03:00 PM
Hack/Slash: Son of Samhain (2014) 5 1 0 I'm a huge Hack/Slash fan, but this story was horrible. Good artwork, but the H/S stories where the villain is from another world seem really lame to ...
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/26/2015 8:56:00 PM
Grimm Fairy Tales Swimsuit Special (2010-Present) 2014 1 0 It's a 12 page story that leads into other Grimm titles, with pinups the popular Zenescope female characters. I'd give the story a "2", and the pinups...
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/26/2015 5:42:00 PM
Wolverines (2015) 13 1 0 But if you love Deadpool...if you love She-Hulk...if you love Marvel's zany side, then yes- but all means, BUY THIS ISSUE!!! The story by Chris Soule ...
by bobashep on 8/25/2015 8:21:00 PM
Cryptic Writings of Megadeth 4 1 0 This miniseries had two really good books (2 & 3), and two lackluster ones (1 & 4). I really liked the Devil's Island story, based on the French penal...
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/25/2015 6:24:00 PM
Steam Wars (2013-2014) TP 1 0 In a not too distant galaxy, not too very long ago the rebel leader, Duchess Imeon, has stolen the formula to making warp coal. This fuel is what powe...
by bobashep on 8/23/2015 9:02:00 PM
Cryptic Writings of Megadeth 2 1 0 This is a remarkable improvement over issue #1. It has great story adaptations, and the artwork (like the first issue), is great.
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/23/2015 7:33:00 PM
Cryptic Writings of Megadeth 1 1 0 This really left me scratching my head. I love Megadeth, and comics, and the idea of combining the two was something I was excited to see. But, this i...
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/23/2015 7:17:00 PM
Marvel Triple Action (1972-1979) 1 1 0 Stan Lee & Jack Kirby...what a great era for comic books. This is a double-sized comic, which reprints FF issues 55 and 57. I kind of wish I had known...
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/23/2015 6:44:00 PM
Zombie Tramp (2013) TP Vol 1 1 0 ...And this is where it all began! From Janey Belle to Zombie Tramp, a classic comic was born. Seriously, if you haven't checked out this title yet, d...
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/22/2015 5:46:00 PM
Freddy vs. Jason vs. Ash 6 1 0 I really liked #1. I thought the artwork was great, the story showed promise, and the dialogue, albeit verbose, was still not detracting from the read...
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/20/2015 10:51:00 PM
Pulse (2004-2006) 1 1 0 With sales lagging due to the internet and 24-hour news, the Daily Bugle must do something fast or face shutting down. Since stories about superheroes...
by bobashep on 8/20/2015 10:34:00 PM
Freddy vs. Jason vs. Ash 2 1 0 Dialogue-heavy, I felt this issue was a couple of steps back from issue #1.
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/20/2015 7:23:00 PM
Freddy vs. Jason vs. Ash 1 2 0 A great way to start a miniseries!
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/20/2015 5:43:00 PM
Fairest: In All the Land (2013) HC 1 0 Someone is killing the beauties of Fabletown! Working on a list of potential victims from the seer Woman of the Ford, super-spy Cinderella must become...
by bobashep on 8/19/2015 5:53:00 PM
FBP: Federal Bureau of Physics (Collider) (2013-Present) TP Vol 1 1 0 The laws of physics have been severely broken. With time paradoxes, quantum tornadoes, and gravity failing as often as the sun rises and sets, things ...
by bobashep on 8/18/2015 8:58:00 PM
Jason X Special (2005) 1 1 0 I have to be honest. I didn't care too much for the Jason X movie. That might've been a factor to my low rating on this book, FYI. I don't want to spo...
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/17/2015 8:20:00 PM
Friday The 13th: Fearbook 1 1 0 FYI - this starts where the 3 part "Bloodbath" ended. I thought this was a pretty lame comic compared to that one. The story was just "meh". That's al...
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/17/2015 8:02:00 PM
Friday The 13th: Bloodbath 1 1 0 Very good first issue. The cover artwork kind of led me to believe that the interior artwork wouldn't be that good, but that's not the case. It looks ...
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/17/2015 4:29:00 PM
Fantastic Four (1961-1996) Annual 8 1 0 Sub Mariner! Nuff said
by JtotheA on 8/16/2015 9:59:00 PM
Friday The 13th: Jason vs. Jason X 2 1 0 Gore galore!
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/16/2015 9:03:00 PM
Friday The 13th: Jason vs. Jason X 1 1 0 I'm a big Friday the 13th fan, but never really got into the Jason X movie. That being said, this issue #1 is actually a pretty decent one. If you are...
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/16/2015 8:23:00 PM
Fog (2005) GN 1 0 This Dark Horse graphic novel was written as a prequel to the 2005 remake of the Fog. However, as this incorporation ideas and story structure that Jo...
by bobashep on 8/16/2015 6:58:00 PM
Batman: The Dark Knight (2011-2014) HC Vol 1 1 0 Someone has released all of the inmates of Arkham back into Gotham City. Making matters worse, the escaped inmates are given a toxin that removes thei...
by bobashep on 8/16/2015 6:54:00 PM
Alley Cat (1999-2000) 6 1 0 All things considered, what, with this being a (now) 15 year old title, it's not too shabby. I'd give the whole 6 part series a 7-8 rating. The art wa...
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/16/2015 4:39:00 PM
Alley Cat (1999-2000) 5 1 0 A 4 month gap between issues...so Image back in the day.
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/16/2015 4:26:00 PM
Alley Cat (1999-2000) 2 1 0 I thought this was an improvement over issue #1...but what is the guy on the cover supposed to do with anything?
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/16/2015 3:41:00 PM
Alley Cat (1999-2000) 1 1 0 It's not great, it could be done better today. The art is a little amateurish, and for a book that is supposed to be sexy, it isn't always drawn that ...
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/16/2015 3:25:00 PM
Alley Cat (1999-2000) Preview 1 0 It's really just the first part of Alley Cat #1, and in black & white. Unless you have to have everything, skip this one, and just get the full story ...
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/16/2015 3:13:00 PM
Alley Cat Lingerie Edition 1 1 0 Just as the title implies, just a collection of photos of ms. Baggett.
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/16/2015 2:24:00 PM
Zombie Tramp (2014-Present) 9 1 0 Classic.
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/16/2015 12:54:00 PM
Zombie Tramp (2014-Present) 8 1 0 I loved this one. Where do they come up with this stuff???
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/16/2015 12:37:00 PM
Zombie Tramp (2014-Present) 5 1 0 I just recently got into this title. If you haven't checked it out, then you must do so soon. I think the art is terrific, and the stories are origina...
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/16/2015 10:53:00 AM
Zombie Tramp (2014-Present) 1 1 0 Yes! Yes! Yes! Wow!
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/15/2015 4:20:00 PM
Night Of The Living Dead Barbara's Zombie Chronicles 2 1 0 It wasn't a bad read, I liked it a little more than issue #1.
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/15/2015 3:49:00 PM
Legends of the Dark Knight (2012-2013) 10 1 0 Good artwork, interesting baddie, enjoyed the bant with Alfred - Enjoyable issue.
by Aimeesboy on 8/15/2015 12:14:00 AM
Nathan Hale's Hazardous Tales HB vol 2 1 0 A time travelling story with a twist. The narrator, historic figure Nathan Hale, can see into the future. This helps him out greatly, as it’s keepin...
by bobashep on 8/14/2015 9:31:00 PM
Night Of The Living Dead Barbara's Zombie Chronicles 1 1 0 ***SPOILERS*** Hmmmm...I don't know if this is my cup o' tea, guvna! The art is a little shoddy, but the story is "ok". Let's see if this can pic...
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/13/2015 8:39:00 PM
Night of the Living Dead: The Beginning 1 1 0 Pretty decent introduction to the story. I can't wait to read the next book.
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/13/2015 6:50:00 PM
E-Man (1973-1975) 1 1 0 E-Man is an energy being that survived a supernova. In his quest for intelligent life, he comes across a space ship filled with a hostile entity. When...
by bobashep on 8/10/2015 7:46:00 PM
Marvel Illustrated: The Iliad (2008) 8 1 0 8 issues and they didn't even finish the story they way overplayed the drama in this series to the point where you want to throw something
by orsbournwraith on 8/10/2015 7:19:00 PM
Concrete (1987-1988) 3 1 0 The issue might be marked #3 but if you are going to give Concrete a try, this is actually your best starting point. It establishes Concrete's origin;...
by bobashep on 8/9/2015 10:50:00 PM
Marvel Illustrated: The Iliad (2008) 1 1 0 the style of speech could have been modernized I think artwork was about a solid 6 i'd say
by orsbournwraith on 8/9/2015 9:39:00 PM
Marvel Knights: X-Men (2014) 5 1 0 thank god this was only five issues the artwork was horrible
by orsbournwraith on 8/9/2015 5:23:00 PM
Marvel Knights: X-Men (2014) 4 1 0 a ton of trash and crappy artwork
by orsbournwraith on 8/9/2015 5:06:00 PM
Marvel Knights: X-Men (2014) 3 1 0 garbage artwork
by orsbournwraith on 8/9/2015 4:48:00 PM
Marvel Knights: X-Men (2014) 2 1 0 terrible
by orsbournwraith on 8/9/2015 4:35:00 PM
Marvel Knights: X-Men (2014) 1 1 0 hated the artwork
by orsbournwraith on 8/9/2015 4:20:00 PM
Grimm Fairy Tales Presents Helsing (2014) 4 1 0 I enjoyed the story, the interior artwork doesn't compare to the covers, but there are some flashes of excellence scattered inside. Oh, and just wait ...
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/9/2015 9:29:00 AM
Grimm Fairy Tales Presents Helsing (2014) 2 1 0 See my review for issue #1. The same thoughts apply to #2.
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/9/2015 8:50:00 AM
Grimm Fairy Tales Presents Helsing (2014) 1 1 0 This seemed like a pretty good comic, and my first Helsing to boot. The story was interesting, but I do get a little disappointed when the cover artwo...
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/9/2015 8:20:00 AM
Grimm Fairy Tales vs. Wonderland (2014) 4 1 0 All in all, this was a pretty good 4 part series. It had some pretty nice artwork (I really thought the 2nd page full-page art in issue 4 was really b...
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/9/2015 7:56:00 AM
Grimm Fairy Tales vs. Wonderland (2014) 3 1 0 Consistent with the first two books, and we get an origin story here! Yay!
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/9/2015 7:46:00 AM
Grimm Fairy Tales vs. Wonderland (2014) 1 1 0 A pretty good issue for the story and art, AND (this might be the most important thing), its unpredictability. **SPOILER ALERT** I liked that the writ...
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/9/2015 6:26:00 AM
Grimm Fairy Tales Presents Cinderella: Age of Darkness (2014) 3 1 0 It's no wonder 9 other people have stashed this book before me, yet there are no reviews. I thought the entire 3 part series was lame, even after I ga...
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/9/2015 6:06:00 AM
Grimm Fairy Tales Presents Cinderella: Age of Darkness (2014) 2 1 0 I liked, but didn't love issue #1, so I thought that perhaps #2 would be at least as good... I was really amazed at how little I cared for this issue....
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/9/2015 5:58:00 AM
Grimm Fairy Tales Presents Cinderella: Age of Darkness (2014) 1 1 0 This seemed like a fairly average read from the Grimm Fairy Tales family. The artwork was very nice, but the story feel flat. I have issues 2 and 3 t...
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/9/2015 5:36:00 AM
Thor (2014-Present) 8 1 0 the artwork overall was about a 7 through the whole story but I really did not like the ending they really could have picked somebody better than jane...
by orsbournwraith on 8/9/2015 1:01:00 AM
Thor (2014-Present) 1 1 0 looking forward to see how this storyline plays out give the artwork about a 7 overall
by orsbournwraith on 8/9/2015 12:04:00 AM
Ms. Marvel (2014-Present) TP Vol 2 1 0 The adventures of the new Ms. Marvel continue. Last volume she went up against an all-new villain called The Inventor. Well, he's still on the loose a...
by bobashep on 8/6/2015 9:30:00 PM
Ultimate Comics: Spider-Man (2011-2013) TP Vol 3 1 0 All troubles I’ve had with a Spider-man this young has completely vanished. Though folks like Capt. America are having trouble with the idea of such...
by bobashep on 8/5/2015 8:08:00 PM
Silverblade (1987-1988) 12 1 0 Whenever DC does some big finish, it always has to be some cosmic metaphysical finish. Now, I love DC- I love Marvel too: but my heart belongs to DC. ...
by bobashep on 8/4/2015 9:28:00 PM
Hack/Slash (2007-2010) 16 1 0 This 3 issue arc with the Re-Animator is one of my favorite stories in this DDP ongoing series so far. I don't want to spoil anything, but if you are ...
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/3/2015 9:10:00 PM
Hack/Slash (2007-2010) 17 1 0 This 3 issue arc with the Re-Animator is one of my favorite stories in this DDP ongoing series so far. I don't want to spoil anything, but if you are ...
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/3/2015 9:10:00 PM
Silverblade (1987-1988) 11 1 0 I've said it before: this maxiseries does NOT play by the rules and issue #11 is just the latest example of this. The 'reality isn't what we thi...
by bobashep on 8/2/2015 10:32:00 PM
Hack/Slash (2007-2010) 13 1 0 Just so you know, the Omnibus omits the Bump parts of the story (issues 12 & 13) in the 2nd Omnibus. So if you want to read the whole thing, you'll ha...
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/2/2015 7:36:00 PM
Hack/Slash Omnibus TP Vol 2 1 0 Just so you know, the Omnibus omits the Bump parts of the story (issues 12 & 13) in the 2nd Omnibus. So if you want to read the whole thing, you'll ha...
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/2/2015 7:24:00 PM
Hack/Slash (2007-2010) 12 2 0 Just so you know, the Omnibus omits the Bump parts of the story (issues 12 & 13) in the 2nd Omnibus. So if you want to read the whole thing, you'll ha...
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/2/2015 7:23:00 PM
Hack/Slash Omnibus TP Vol 1 1 0 These early Hack/Slash stories are my favorites.
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/2/2015 7:06:00 PM
Hack/Slash (2007-2010) 6 1 0 I'll give them credit for trying something new, but it stopped short of being a good H/S book.
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/2/2015 5:04:00 PM
Hack/Slash (2007-2010) 2 1 0 I just got done reading this story...very imaginative, and truly straight outta the Bible Belt's worst nightmares!
by Blue Jackets Fan on 8/1/2015 5:57:00 PM
Doctor Who (FCBD 2015) 0 1 0 A great selection of Doctor Who tales featuring the 10th, 11th, and 12th Doctors. The best story was the Tennant Doctor's tale. It had fun, adventure,...
by bobashep on 7/31/2015 9:32:00 PM
Silverblade (1987-1988) 7 1 0 Jonathan Lord is stuck in the form of Dracula. Unable to control his blood lust, one ally of the former actor has died and more will follow unless he ...
by bobashep on 7/30/2015 5:15:00 PM
Manhattan Projects (2012-2014) TP Vol 1 1 0 Everything you know about the Manhattan Project is a lie. First of all- the quest to create a nuclear bomb was just a cover for a slew of experiments ...
by bobashep on 7/29/2015 10:00:00 PM
Felicia Hardy: The Black Cat (1994) 4 1 0 I give the overall series a 6
by orsbournwraith on 7/29/2015 9:06:00 PM
Felicia Hardy: The Black Cat (1994) 3 1 0 I thought the artwork got a little better
by orsbournwraith on 7/29/2015 8:51:00 PM
Felicia Hardy: The Black Cat (1994) 2 1 0 story line picked up bit I liked it
by orsbournwraith on 7/29/2015 8:33:00 PM
Felicia Hardy: The Black Cat (1994) 1 1 0 i give it a 5 because the story just started out I found the artwork kinda gritty
by orsbournwraith on 7/29/2015 8:16:00 PM
I, Zombie (2010-2012) 6 1 0 I had worried about the quality of writing since issue 1, but this one restored my faith. It's an origin telling for Spot, and is a pretty good book a...
by Blue Jackets Fan on 7/29/2015 7:41:00 PM
Adventures of Cyclops and Phoenix (1994) 4 1 0 first and foremost Cyclops douchebag gritty artwork through the whole series with a struggling plot to the story in my opinion
by orsbournwraith on 7/28/2015 10:06:00 PM
Adventures of Cyclops and Phoenix (1994) 3 1 0 gritty artwork and I felt the story was being dragged along ohh did I mention Cyclops D-bag
by orsbournwraith on 7/28/2015 9:45:00 PM
Adventures of Cyclops and Phoenix (1994) 2 1 0 artwork kinda improved at certain points but was still really gritty storyline ehh so so and Cyclops D-bag
by orsbournwraith on 7/28/2015 9:20:00 PM
Silverblade (1987-1988) 5 1 0 With the Winged Avenger still on the loose, Jonathan Lord is taking the responsibility of super hero a littel more seriously. Thanks to the ghost of a...
by bobashep on 7/28/2015 9:07:00 PM
Adventures of Cyclops and Phoenix (1994) 1 1 0 the plot in this storyline looks like it could be good but I found the artwork really gritty about a C overall plus I just hate cyclops
by orsbournwraith on 7/28/2015 8:47:00 PM
Spider-Man/Black Cat: The Evil That Men Do (2002-2006) 6 1 0 artwork consistant through the whole series and it ended off quite nicely
by orsbournwraith on 7/28/2015 4:31:00 PM
Spider-Man/Black Cat: The Evil That Men Do (2002-2006) 5 1 0 artwork still good and this issue explained a lot about the overall plot to the series
by orsbournwraith on 7/28/2015 4:10:00 PM
Spider-Man/Black Cat: The Evil That Men Do (2002-2006) 4 1 0 artwork was still great the story took a hit because of the time gap from issue #3
by orsbournwraith on 7/28/2015 3:52:00 PM