Monthly Archives: May 2010

Sparta U.S.A. #3

Sparta: USA #3 - Cover

“Various Cancers” (No Spoilers)
The novelty of wondering what is really going on in this story is staring to run out for me. We do have some interesting moments but I don’t find myself attaching to any of the characters. I’m not sure I like the main character, Godfrey McLaine, because even though he’s trying to help these people, it’s hard for me to root for a guy who’s got a harem of women following him AND a wife and three kids. Of course, the morals in Sparta are definitely different than most people’s so who am I to judge? Continue reading

The Authority #22

The Authority #22 – Cover

“Infestation” (No Spoilers)
This is a really solid first issue by the new creative team of writer Tom Taylor and artist Mike S. Miller. As much as I hated to see the previous creative team go, I can tell already that the title is in good hands.
Taylor’s arc picks up with last issue’s cliffhanger. There’s a group of old Wildstorm enemies on The Carrier and Grifter, Flint, and Deathblow have to deal with them. I would’ve never thought this trio would work but they’ve got some great exchanges during the opening scene. Also, wait until you see how Flint takes out one of the bad guys. It’s awesome! Continue reading

Wildstorm Addiction Podcast – Episode 2

Wildstorm Addiction Podcast - Episode 2

Welcome to another episode of Wildstorm Addiction. Our resident Wildstorm experts Joe David Soliz and Benjamin Murphy take a break from reviewing to interview Dv8: Gods and Monsters artist, Rebekah Isaacs.
Join us as Rebekah shares how she got involved with the project, what her thoughts are on the characters, and she even plugs a new creator-owned work she’s got coming out in the Fall! That’s right! You heard it here first! Continue reading