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Review – Ballistic #2

Ballistic #2 from Black Mask Studios, by Adam Egypt Mortimer and Darick Robertson, has the not so envious task of following up issue one’s flawless debut. This review aims to be spoiler free as possible, but there are a few [...]

September 10, 2013 Reviews
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SDCC ’13: Mortimer and Robertson Hit the Mark With Ballistic

Ballistic’s creators, writer Adam Egypt Mortimer and artist Darick Robertson, may not have realized what a strong connection it has made with readers. An intellectually dense, but accessible 5-part story set in a future where the ruthless are set at [...]

July 25, 2013 Reviews
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Review: Ballistic #1

Black Mask Studios continues its formidable entry into comics with Ballistic #1 from writer Adam Egypt Mortimer and legendary artist Darick Robertson. Due out on Wednesday, July 10th, this review comes in advance with a few spoilers. Don’t read on [...]

July 5, 2013 Reviews
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Review – Happy!

Last year saw publisher Image Comics celebrate its 20th anniversary with an explosion of new series very much in the company’s tradition of creative greatness. And while I have enjoyed much of them (Saga, The Manhattan Projects, Peter Panzerfaust) there was one [...]

April 19, 2013 Reviews
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How May I Serve You – A Q&A with Talent Manager David Server

David Server moonlights as a comic book writer while handling some of the best talent in the comic book industry for Archetype Management. Guiding up and coming talent like Jarrett Lee Conaway or well-established comic book stars like Darick Robertson, [...]

April 12, 2013 Reviews
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3 Image Comics Sell Out and Get Reprints Ordered

M4SF97KG4CRM   <<<Technorati Code [JEDI]Move along, nothing to see here…Read awesome Image News Instead[JEDI] Although comics getting a reprint is nothing new these days, it is noteworthy when they are relatively new titles that don’t have a large following to [...]

November 2, 2012 Reviews
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Comic Review: Happy #1

The highly-anticipated new four-issue comic miniseries, Happy, from Grant Morrison, Darick Robertson, and Image Comics starts this week. As everyone probably knows by now, Grant Morrison is currently taking a break from superheroes for the most part to work on [...]

September 25, 2012 Reviews
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Grant Morrision Makes Christmas “HAPPY!”

Grant Morrison is working on a Christmas story. Whether it will be one of those sugar-sweet, happy-ending Christmas stories that flood the television airwaves every December or not is a different tale altogether. Morrison, in collaboration with artist Darick Robertson, [...]

July 20, 2012 Reviews
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Required Reading #3: Transmetropolitan: Back on the Street

Welcome to this week’s edition of “Required Reading.” For those of you who may not be aware of how this column works, each week one of our writers picks a TPB that they think represents the best that comics has [...]

May 11, 2012 Reviews
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Emerald City Comicon 2012 Preview

For one weekend each year, Seattle becomes the epicenter of the comic world. That time is upon us, as the premier Pacific NW comic and pop culture event, the Emerald City Comicon, takes place this weekend (March 30th – April [...]

March 28, 2012 Reviews
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So Many Exciting New Comic Titles Announced at Image Expo!

The Image Expo has kicked off in Oakland, and there is certainly no shortage of big and exciting comic announcements. As many creators have been hinting at for months, 2012 is indeed shaping up to be the year of creator-owned [...]

February 25, 2012 Reviews
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Thanking 2011 – Welcoming 2012

2011 has been by far my favorite year of existence. Unless you live under a rock, or are a complete and delusional narcissist, how amazing a year is comes down to how amazing the people you share it with are. [...]

January 2, 2012 Reviews
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Occupy Comics

Like the lighting of a fuse, this fall some citizens inspired by the legendary agitprop publication Adbusters and concerned with the state of the world, started a small protest in New York’s Ziccotti Park that quickly exploded across the globe.  Even [...]

December 12, 2011 Reviews
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The Boys: Butcher, Baker, Candlestick Maker #1

Butcher, Baker, Candlestick Maker is the first installment of six, in a spin-off from the pages of Dynamite Comics hit series The Boys. Created by author Garth Ennis and illustrator Darick Robertson, The Boys is one of the most compelling, realistic superhero [...]

July 23, 2011 Reviews
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The Boys: A Retrospective Part 2

Dynamite Comic’s The Boys has been one of my personal favorite comics since the first time I read issue #1. This book takes place in a pessimistically realistic universe where superheroes are created and backed by a major corporation known [...]

July 23, 2011 Reviews