The Chico Comics Page Review: Skyward #1

Skyward #1 Publisher: Image Comics Writer: Joe Henderson Artist: Lee Garbett Cover: Lee Garbett Colors: Antonio Fabela Letters: Simon Bowland Reviewer: Steve Sellers Admittedly, Skyward was a comic that I was initially on the fence about. This has nothing whatsoever to do with the creators, whose work I haven’t read previously but have solid track … Continue reading The Chico Comics Page Review: Skyward #1

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The Chico Comics Page Review: Vetala Buddha #1

Vetala Buddha #1 Publisher: Russ Gartz Comics Writer: Russ Gartz Artist: Nick Valente Cover: Nick Valente Colors: Brian Skipper Letters: Adam Wollet Reviewer: Steve Sellers When I learned of the existence of Vetala Buddha, I admittedly didn’t have much in the way of expectations. I had no real knowledge of these creators or even the … Continue reading The Chico Comics Page Review: Vetala Buddha #1

The Chico Comics Page Review: Swashbucklers: The Saga Continues #1

Swashbucklers: The Saga Continues #1 Publisher: Dynamite Entertainment Writer: Marc Guggenheim Artist: Andrea Mutti Cover: Butch Guice Colors: Chris Sotomayor Letters: Taylor Esposito Reviewer: Steve Sellers Although I’ve been reading comics long enough to remember Swords of the Swashbucklers when it was originally released, I never actually expected it might return. Not because of anything … Continue reading The Chico Comics Page Review: Swashbucklers: The Saga Continues #1

The Chico Comics Page Review: The Dead Hand #1

The Dead Hand #1 Publisher: Image Comics Writer: Kyle Higgins Artist: Stephen Mooney Cover: Stephen Mooney & Jordie Bellaire Colors: Jordie Bellaire Letters: Clayton Cowles Reviewer: Steve Sellers The Dead Hand had not initially been on my radar, though it really should have been. A Cold War spy thriller involving some notable names within the … Continue reading The Chico Comics Page Review: The Dead Hand #1

The Chico Comics Page Review: The Highest House #2

The Highest House #2 Publisher: IDW Writer: Mike Carey Artist: Peter Gross Cover: Yuko Shimizu Colors: Fabien Alquier Letters: Peter Gross Reviewer: Steve Sellers There are some collaborations that create anticipation just when the names are mentioned. For me, one such collaboration is that between Mike Carey and Peter Gross. I have tremendous respect for … Continue reading The Chico Comics Page Review: The Highest House #2

The Chico Comics Page Review: Tinseltown #1

  Tinseltown #1 Publisher: Alterna Comics Writer: David Lucarelli Artist: Henry Ponciano Cover: Henry Ponciano Colors: Uncredited Letters: HdE Reviewer: Steve Sellers Tinseltown had been an idea that had intrigued me ever since Alterna had announced it. A historical comic based loosely on real policewomen working in Los Angeles in the early 20th Century struck … Continue reading The Chico Comics Page Review: Tinseltown #1

The Chico Comics Page Review: Witchblade #4

Witchblade #4 Publisher: Image Comics/Top Cow Productions Writer: Caitlin Kittredge Artist: Roberta Ingranata Cover: Roberta Ingranata & Bryan Valenza Colors: Bryan Valenza Letters: Troy Peteri Reviewer: Steve Sellers Ever since Top Cow relaunched the most recent version of Witchblade, I’ve been following it with some interest. It’s traditionally always been one of their most interesting … Continue reading The Chico Comics Page Review: Witchblade #4

The Chico Comics Page Review: Pathfinder: Spiral of Bones #1

Pathfinder: Spiral of Bones #1 Publisher: Dynamite Comics Writer: Crystal Frasier Artist: Tom Garcia Cover: Diego Galindo Colors: Morgan Hickman Letters: Thomas Napolitano Reviewer: Steve Sellers While I have not done much pen-and-paper roleplaying in a very long time, the Pathfinder setting and game system have long intrigued me. One of the points that has … Continue reading The Chico Comics Page Review: Pathfinder: Spiral of Bones #1