Fall For the Beckoning Black Barn in ‘Gideon Falls #1’ on The Wednesday Run

There’s always room in my comic book reading pile for new works from writer and illustrator, Jeff Lemire.

Holiday Gift Guide 2017: Comic Book Collections Part 2

There’s time! There’s time! You still have time! I know: you’re looking to buy that perfect, mid-priced, comic book collection for a friend or loved one as a gift for … Continue reading Holiday Gift Guide 2017: Comic Book Collections Part 2

Rising Again From The Grave Is “Deadman #1” On The Wednesday Run

October 1967. Fifty years ago. That’s when Strange Adventures #205 hit newsstands across North America. It was DC Comics’ first science fiction monthly comic book and it told tales featuring … Continue reading Rising Again From The Grave Is “Deadman #1” On The Wednesday Run

31 Days Of Horror: The Wednesday Run Goes Criminal With “Sherlock Frankenstein & The Legion Of Evil #1”

Since the summer of 2016, acclaimed writer Jeff Lemire and fan favourite artist Dean Ormston have been crafting a monthly superhero story full of mystery, dread, heart and heartbreak. Here … Continue reading 31 Days Of Horror: The Wednesday Run Goes Criminal With “Sherlock Frankenstein & The Legion Of Evil #1”

Solve A Classic Murder In “Clue #1” On The Wednesday Run

I used to spend the summers of my youth playing board games with the other kids on the street. Inside the living room or outside on the backyard patio, single … Continue reading Solve A Classic Murder In “Clue #1” On The Wednesday Run

Gilbert Reviews Edwin Herbert’s Historical Mystery: ‘Mythos Christos’

I was offered a chance to read and review a novel written by Edwin Herbert. The write-up that his publicist sent was quite intriguing and something that was definitely up … Continue reading Gilbert Reviews Edwin Herbert’s Historical Mystery: ‘Mythos Christos’

21st Century Noir Meets ‘Nancy Drew & The Hardy Boys: The Big Lie #1’ On The Wednesday Run

Murder! Mystery! Danger! And teenage sleuths! But these aren’t the teenage sleuths you thought you knew. No, we all remember reading the investigative exploits of amateur detectives Nancy Drew and … Continue reading 21st Century Noir Meets ‘Nancy Drew & The Hardy Boys: The Big Lie #1’ On The Wednesday Run

‘The Missing Tourist’: Coming To Canada To Disappear

In October, 2014, a tourist visiting Yellowknife disappeared. Atsumi Yoshikubo seemed like a typical Japanese vacationer, visiting for the majestic creaking pines and the ethereal beauty of the northern lights. … Continue reading ‘The Missing Tourist’: Coming To Canada To Disappear

Trip Through The “Ether #1” On The Wednesday Run

Holee molee there’s a litany of awesome creator-owned science-fiction and fantasy comic books around these days! From Seven to Eternity to Black Science to Saga to Monstress, to Red Thorn … Continue reading Trip Through The “Ether #1” On The Wednesday Run

Mysterious And Heavy Lands The “Black Hammer #1” On The Wednesday Run

First issues. They get me excited! And first issues by great creators that I trust and whose work I constantly follow due to their reverence for the history of the … Continue reading Mysterious And Heavy Lands The “Black Hammer #1” On The Wednesday Run

Don’t Get Caught Out Of Your DEPT.H. #1 On The Wednesday Run

Mind MGMT, one of this writers’ fave reads over the last decade or two and was a sort of call-to-arms for writer/artist Matt Kindt. It proved that his very indie … Continue reading Don’t Get Caught Out Of Your DEPT.H. #1 On The Wednesday Run