Review: The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay

The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay is a Pulitzer Prize winning novel by Michael Chabon, published in 2000. It follows two cousins, Jewish-American Sammy Claymann and Jewish-Praguer Josef Kavalier, and their experiences in the comic book industry leading up to and during America’s involvement in WWII.  As a reader of comic books, I find any… Continue reading Review: The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay

Review: Winter Soldier (2018-2019) #5

Previously- Winter Soldier (2018-2019) #4| This limited run of Winter Soldier (2018-2019) is 5 issues and was written by Kyle Higgins, with art by Rod Reis, and letters by VC’s Clayton Cowles.  What do you need to know? In an effort to help RJ, Bucky overstepped now has to pay the price of yet another mistake.  … Continue reading Review: Winter Soldier (2018-2019) #5

Review: Winter Soldier (2018-2019) #2

Previously- Winter Soldier #1|Coming soon- Winter Soldier #3 This limited run of Winter Soldier (2018-2019) is 5 issues and was written by Kyle Higgins, with art by Rob Reis, and letters by VC’s Clayton Cowles.  What do you need to know? Grateful for the second chance he’s been given Bucky Barnes, ex HYDRA assassin, is now working… Continue reading Review: Winter Soldier (2018-2019) #2

Captain America: Winter in America Review

Winter in America was written by Ta-Neishi Coates, pencilled by Leinil Francis Yu, inked by Gerry Alanguilan and Leinil Francis Yu. The letterers were Joe Caramagna and Cory Petit, and it collects Captain America (2018) #1-6, with material from Avengers/ Captain America Free Comic Book Day 2018.  Previously in Captain America… Marvel sums it up pretty… Continue reading Captain America: Winter in America Review

A Beginner’s Guide to Comic Books: The Basics

So, you want to start reading comic books, but you don't know where to start? Well, don't worry, I've got your back. Welcome to a new series where I try to break it all down for you. How do comic books work? Typically comic books are released every week, or every month, (or, every 300… Continue reading A Beginner’s Guide to Comic Books: The Basics

Graphic Novel Wrap-Up: I 2019

You may know by now, having seen my Graphic Novel Haul, that I decided to separate these from my main haul. Shades of Magic Vol. 1: The Steel Prince by Schwab, Olimpieri, Angiolini, and Steen 🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟 As someone who loves both the medium of comics, and the Shades of Magic series, the announcement of this… Continue reading Graphic Novel Wrap-Up: I 2019