Monthly Archives September 2019

Going to the Chapel #1

Written by – David Pepose
Art by – Gavin Guidry
Colors by – Elizabeth Kramer
Lettering by – Ariana Maher with Colin Bell

Sometimes we forget that there is more to comics than Archie and Superheroes. (Yes, I completely believe that “Archie” can stand on its own as a genre and not just a company or character). It remains to see exactly what genre Going to the Chapel will become (although the tagline “love is the ultimate hostage situation” may be telling) but it’s very much not those two.

The issue opens, as you might expect from the title, with a wedding. Panels shift between the bride and a gang of bank robbers watching from a distance, all set to the lyrics of the famous 1964 song that this series takes its name from.

Flashback to earlier in the day...

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Kickstarter/Indiegogo Spotlight: Dulce – Tour of Duty

 

If you didn’t get to read issue #1 of this series, you may not be able to imagine why I’m pushing an issue #2 Kickstarter. It’s simple. It’s because it’s awesome. Aliens, underground bases and more…How can you resist? Honestly, if you love creative comics done with great art, this book is one that you want to check out. Don’t miss it. Head over to Kickstarter to pledge today! Less than 2 weeks left!

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Archie the Married Life – 10th Anniversary Issue #2

Archie married life cover v2

Should we add it to the list of comics the world never asked for.

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Bonus Kickstarter/Indiegogo Spotlight: Queen Bee

Our minds work in funny ways. When I first saw a picture of the miniatures from the deluxe edition of Queen Bee, I was immediately transported back to my youth and a semi-collectible toy line called Army Ants. The premise of Queen Bee, armies of bees battling for territorial supremacy, didn’t help rid me of my nostalgic notions.

Playing the game is surprisingly simple. Draw a card, take an action, discard down to five cards if needed. Battling another player’s bees is equally simple using a combination of playing cards and rolling dice. Worker Bees and Warrior Bees have different, and a stretch goal is a specific Queen Bee die. Although, it’s not clear whether that will just be a larger Warrior die or a more power die altogether.

A player loses when their Queen has been defeated, an...

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Bloodshot #1

Written by TIM SEELEY
Art by BRETT BOOTH
Inks by ADELSO CORONA
Colors by ANDREW DALHOUSE
Letters by DAVE SHARPE

SYNOPSIS:

Bloodshot is a nanite-fueled supersoldier forever at war. What happens to the world when he starts picking his own battles? Will this one-man army be able to end the fighting—or just leave more destruction in his wake? Bloodshot’s missions have made waves, as now the shadowy BLACK BAR has their sights set on him—but what do they have planned for this unkillable hero?

STORY: 

The writer who has worked on GI JOE and Injustice vs He-Man and the Masters of the Universe, so he’s probably best suited to work on Bloodshot...

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