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DRM-Free Stores Continue to Proliferate

In February Top Shelf Comics introduced its new DRM-free store. This makes it the second major comic publisher after Image Comics to introduce a DRM-free store. This is actually a pretty huge deal as more of us consider digital as a great alternative to long

Pretty Deadly #1

Why You Should Be Reading Pretty Deadly

I always have a hard time figuring out which new comics I want to pick up. There are some choices that are easy, sure – I already know that I’ll be picking up Damian: Son of Batman when it’s released starting next week, and I’m

Sex Criminals Finally Gets a Release Date

I’ve bee waiting for this series ever since I first heard about it. It has Matt Fraction (who I LOVE from Hawkeye, Fantastic Four, and The Defenders) and it has a ridiculously fun sounding premise. Suzie has a secret. When she has sex, she stops

Not the Best time to be a Sidekick

Super hero sidekicks almost have the same joke status nowadays as Star Trek’s Red Shirts. In a lot of ways they’re a relic from an old era before people asked questions about reckless child endangerment. We seem to have transitioned away from the sidekick to

Satellite Sam #1

New Image Series and One Awesome Surprise

The AMAZING Matt Fraction (see today’s post in which Kari explores his teamwork with Aja on Hawkeye) will be teaming up with Howard Chaykin for a new black and white series called Satellite Sam. I’m extremely excited for this series both because of Fraction’s involvement

You Will Answer to No One Else…

Image Comics has been releasing a set of teasers with the text “You will Answer to No One Else But Me” with a hashtag, whatsnext. Two of the images look almost like a Street Fighter-based comic, but the one with the woman looks more like

Graveyard of Empires

News: Lots of Reprints!, Graveyard of Empires,

Peter Panzerfaust #10 is getting a second printing.  I read the first issue and I really liked it, but didn’t have the budget to get into the story at the time.  The neat thing is that this issue sold out despite there being twice as

Image Comics - Sex #1 - Simon Cooke

Sex #1 – Advanced Review

Surprisingly there isn’t much sex in Sex #1.  I say surprisingly because this book wasn’t called Armored Saint and then advertised as a mature book with sex.  It’s like having a book called Batman in which hero doesn’t make an appearance.  If sex isn’t the