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OPERATION OVERLORD VOL 2 – OMAHA BEACH

WRITTEN BY: BRUNO FALBA

ART BY: DAVIDE FABBRI AND CHRISTIAN DALLA VECCHIA

COLORS BY: DOMENICO NEZITI

TRANSLATION BY: IVANKA HAHNENBERGER

LETTERS BY: GEMMA SHELDRAKE

1944, Beaches of Golden Sands, Normandy. General Rommel gives the last instructions to the members of the Axis forces for the defense of the Norman front. Among them, four young German soldiers. On the other side of the Channel, Robert Capa, a war photographer, Hard Gund, an American naturalized German, and two other G.I. from the Easy Company are briefed on Operation Overlord. In a few days, between the whistling of the bullets and the crunch of mortar explosions, Germans and Americans will experience fear, tears and death. Their blood will dye the sand of the red one that will become the infamous “Omaha Beach”

STORY: This ...

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KILLING WIRTH #1

STORY, ALL ARTWORK, AND LETTERING BY: LONNIE WEBB

EDITING BY: WYNDI GAYLE

SYNOPSIS: A MAN HAS EMERGED FROM A CASKET ON A DISTANT PLANET, WITH NO PAST, AND NO FUTURE. WHO WILL HE SAVE? WHO WILL HE KILL?

STORY: A MAN WAKES UP FROM A CASKET ON A DISTANT PLANET, FINDS OUT SOMETHINGS ABOUT HIMSELF THAT CHANGES HIS VIEWS AND THEN HAS TO FEND OFF GIANT MUTANTS THAT ARE ATTACKING THE SHIP. THE WRITTING FLOWS WELL, THERE ARE CERTAIN PARTS WHERE MYSELF AS THE READER GOT A BIT LOST BUT IT QUICKLY GOT BACK ON TRACK WITHOUT MUCH. THERE ARE ALSO A FEW JOKES THAT TEND TO FALL A BIT FLAT IN MY OPINION. OVERALL I ENJOYED THE CONCEPT AND STORYLINE HERE AND HOPE TO SEE IT CONTINUE.

ART: THE ART IS QUITE GOOD, I DONT PERSONALLY LOVE THE ART BUT IT WORKS AND SERVICES THE STORY QUITE WELL AND WILL SAY ITS MUCH...

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DRAGONSBLOOD #1

WRITTEN BY: NICK BERMEL

ART BY: JASON MUHR

COLORS BY: MAXFLAN ARAUJO & GROSTIETA

LETTERS BY: KURT HATHAWAY

SYNOPSIS: Many generations ago, the Völsung clan was tasked with slaying the dragon, Fafnir. Sigurd, the last of his clan, must now take up the fight against his family’s ancient and terrible foe. – COMIXOLOGY

STORY: So the story is well written, you really get the sense that this dragon has laid waste to all of the main characters family members. And the main character is out for revenge. The story flows well and the few flashbacks really build the story of this dragons reign of terror.

ART: The artwork is top notch. The designs are great and the colors are vibrant and really convey this world.

4 out of 5 stars

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MORNING IN AMERICA

WRITTEN BY: MAGDALENE VISAGGIO

ART BY: CLAUDIA AGUIRRE

LETTERS BY: ZAKK SAAM

SYNOPSIS: Morning in America follows the Sick Sisters, a group of friends and small-time delinquents who may be the only people standing between their suffocatingly small town and complete apocalyptic destruction. The Sisters know there’s something wrong in Tucker, Ohio — and they also know that the authorities aren’t doing anything about it. When the girls take the investigation into their own hands, they run into wild conspiracy theories, abandoned homes… and something that screeches in the night. At the end of the world, four girls with bikes and baseball bats are there to stand in the way. – COMIXOLOGY

THE STORY:  This story is well written and I’m intrigued as a reader to see where the storyline goes, it is...

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THE COR! & BUSTER SPECIAL

The greatest characters from Britain’s golden age of humor comics return for a one-shot celebration of daft and zany fun! From the world’s naughtiest baby, Sweeny Toddler to Gums, the most incompetent shark in the seven seas, a whole new generation of readers are about to experience comics’ humor at its finest! Featuring comics top talents including Neil Googe, Ned Hartley, Cavan Scott, Abigail Bulmer, and Tanya Roberts!

The list of Creators on this book is long there are 15 different short stories in this book! I’m not going to break down every story or even list every single name in this book for the sake of brevity. I really had fun with this I’m a huge fan of British humor, and all the British slang was fun to read and do the accent in my mind...

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