Sad-sack, middle-aged Jerry who takes us everywhere we don’t want to go. Morty’s awkward dad, the comic relief between the comedy, Jerry.Read More
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Marvel’s Captain Marvel the official movie special, published by Titan… wait. Marvel doesn’t print these things?Read More
WRITTEN BY: DARCY VAN POELGEEST
ART BY: IAN BERTRAM
COLORS BY: MATT HOLLINGSWORTH
LETTERS BY: ADITYA BIDIKAR
SYNOPSIS: LITTLE BIRD follows a young resistance fighter who battles against an oppressive American Empire and searches for her own identity in a world on fire. – COMIXOLOGY
STORY: This may be one of the best books I’ve read in a while. The story is written well and follows a young Canadian resistance fighter. Whom goes on a journey to find another character called the ax. The amount of easy to digest world building in this first issue is quite impressive. You are basically thrown in the middle of a war and it’s not confusing at all as to what is happening...Read More
I’m old enough to have read a few versions of Captain Marvel, so I tried to go in with an open mind about what this might bring to the table.
I’m glad I did.
All the familiar elements are there. The Kree and Skrull are fighting. SHIELD is stuck in the middle, trying to figure things out. We get to see the earlier versions of a few (now) staples of the MCU and perhaps some insights into their contemporary versions.
But how did it do?
Before we answer that, I think we need to ask a more important question…
Who was this for?
Was this movie really for ME? Was it for someone who grew up with the various incarnations of Marvel/Mar-Vell/etc in the comics? …or is this movie for the kids growing up today in the MCU?
My 11yo says very much the latter...
Conceived and Written by J.G. Birdsall
Art by James Newell
Colors by James Newell, Wilson Go, & Caroline Nolasco
Flats by Mon Amancioa
Lettering by James Newell
Venus Rises is back. Almost. Exordium Part 2 is currently up on Indiegogo. Unfortunately some technical issues prevented me from getting this review up sooner, but there’s still a few days left in their campaign.
Issue #2 picks up almost immediately after the explosive conclusion of issue #1...Read More