The Prince of Lies, The First of the Fallen, The Light Bringer, The Morning Star, The Lord of Hell…and one-time night-club owner heralds a brand new Vertigo Comics with a brand new first issue!
When the collected edition of The New Mutants: Dead Souls came across my figurative desk for 31 Days of Horror I was a bit perplexed. How do the New Mutants, which I had always viewed as “the JV X-Men” or “that book that became X-Force”, relate to horror? Well, after I was a few pages I was convinced I was reading the right book.
Halloween makes for perfect horror of the superhero type with an old-school shriek-fest featuring your favourite masks, capes and monsters!
This week in Heroes and Villains, I’ve got virtual cornucopia of fever dream induced comics for you, including a new book from Image/Skybound.
The main draw of the book is the BRAND NEW Swamp Thing tale by Brian Azzarello and Greg Capullo which is amazing.
We’ve all got our own, personal, horror stories, don’t we? And they’re all likely in the telling, aren’t they? Perfect for the October season, these likely stories are the horrifically likeliest of all!
In this edition of Heroes and Villains, we look at the returning Umbrella Academy, and a brand new series based on Ripley’s Believe It Or Not.
For many burgeoning comic book fans, ‘Arkham Asylum: A Serious House on Serious Earth’ was the first taste of the talents of soon to be industry icons, writer Grant Morrison and artist Dave McKean.
The first trailer for Dark Phoenix, the latest X-Men film, arrived early this morning, and it looks pretty darn good.
With all the mayhem amidst world-shaking events that comic book heroes face on a monthly basis, PTSD must be a real thing. But there’s a place, and a series, where heroes care for heroes. Unfortunately, death is never far behind our favourite capes and masks!
In this installment of Heroes and Villains we’ve got giant robots! Space! Magic! All that plus I’ve cracked the code of the Marvel Netflix shows!
In Olivia Twist, the Charles Dickens’ Victoria-era classic never, ever looked so steampunkishly cool – or so modern in flavor!