Two comic book series started this week that blew me away, not just with their premise and writing, but with the intelligent and thoughtful way they depicted their teenage protagonists. They were Outpost Zero and She Could Fly and I highly recommend both.
So I’ve already gone through what I thought were the best returning comics of 2016. Now it’s time for the best comics that started in 2016. Yes, this does mean that some of these comics only have two or three issues out, but if so, it just means those two or three issues are really goddamn good.
Over the past year, I’ve managed to find and read a lot of comics by Matt Kindt, writer and artist. They tend to use a very simplified cartoonish style (similar to Jeff Lemire, in fact), but also use the space of the page and the use of colors and timing for some fascinating stories. Here are a few:
Welcome fellow comic readers! Come join me in this week’s great offerings!
It’s that time of the week- time for cheap comics. There’s lots of great comics sales this weekend, so let’s just jump right into it.
So it’s been, what, two months since I did one of these? You guys get it. Real life is busy. But today’s a slow day and THERE ARE SO MANY COMICS ON SALE. I think it’s worth giving everyone a heads up!
Greetings all! We know what we’re here for. Let’s just jump right into it.
Greetings all and happy Friday! I hope the day is going awesome for y’all! Let’s just jump right in.
Happy Force Friday everyone! I have now figured out the plot of The Force Awakens, thanks to the toys, and just you wait until you see Mara Jade-Skywalker in flashback!
Good morning everyone! Hope weekends are off to a good start! There’s a lot to cover this week, so let’s get to it!
Just announced on Comic Book Resources, a brand new Legend of Korra comic book written by Michael Dante DiMartino, one of the co-creators of the show and Avatar: The Last Airbender.
Apparently Acme Comics teamed up with Dark Horse and artist Joe Quinones for a special varient of Firefly: Leaves on the Wind #1. Only a thousand of these puppies were made, but you can still score one on their website.
The crew returns with Zack Whedon on script duty January 29th!