Daily Archives May 23, 2017

Groo: Fray of the Gods TPB

What happens when you put artist Sergio Aragonés and writer Mark Evanier together, then toss in some letters by Stan Sakai, and colour it with some Tom Luth? What you get is the longest running creative team around, and probably another wandering tale of Groo. In today’s case, it’s Groo: Fray of the Gods.

Fray of the Gods was originally announced by Dark Horse as a 12 issue limited series, with the first issue being advertised as such, and the preorders for the TPB collection of the first four issues being advertised as Volume 1. Somewhere the plan changed slightly, and the story concluded with issue #4.

The Comixology description of issue #4 starts:

“It’s the last issue of a four-issue Groo miniseries, and we all know what that leads to: the first issue (coming soon) of the next fou...

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Ghostbusters: Funko Universe

Writer: Troy Dye
Artist: Philip Murphy
Colorist: Luis Antonio Delgado
Letterer: Neil Uyetake
Publisher: IDW Publishing

In the Natural History Museum in New York City, two evil Japanese warrior spirits awaken to fulfil a prophecy made six hundred years ago. Egon, Peter, Ray, and Winston are called to the museum  to vanquish them, but the spirits are too strong and they are defeated. Peter is reminded of an old show that has the prophecy that included four warriors. Being that the spirits are attached to their prized possessions, one spirit has escaped from a private collection in New York and the other is in Tokyo. The guys travel to try and stop the spirits from joining but are too late...

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