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Dragonsblood #2

Dragonsblood #2 coverSigurd’s tale lives again in Dragonsblood #2. It’s a four issue miniseries. Do you need to more?

Maybe you do.

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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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Zodiac #1

Zodiac Issue 1 Cover

Zodiac is Shadowhawk. Which is a Batman who kills. And I guess Merlin is a magic-oriented Alfred. Just forget the Zodiac name and the Merlin connection. I don’t get it. I expected more exposition. I didn’t get it, you didn’t get it. We aren’t loved.

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Grimm Tales of Terror No. 7 Vol 4: Polybius

Writer: Ralph Tedesco

Artist: J.G. Miranda

Letterer: Pablo Amelia

Publisher: Zenescope

Synopsis:  Donnie has had a life of success. After wrecking his car on an Oregon highway, Donnie finds himself in a convenience store not far from where he grew up.  In the store he meets a game he hasn’t played since 1983 and a return to the haunting memories that have followed him.

Review: Polybius is an urban legend that one of my children loves talking about. This is why it really caught my interest to read this take on  the story. This version really brought this legend to life in a morbid kind of way. Not only in the story itself, but in the detail of Donnie’s memories that surround the summer of 1983 and its aftermath...

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Grimm Tales of Terror – Vol 4 Issue 1

ISSUE 1: NEW TEACHER

From shocking twists on classic literature to brand new takes on modern day urban legends, this terror-filled series re-imagines the creepy stories you know and love for a new generation of readers.

After the arrival of a new teacher and student to their school, three teenagers find out that some urban legends are better left unexplored and could be deadlier than they could ever imagine.

The events of this issue tie directly into the upcoming feature film.

Writer

Joe Brusha

Artwork

Sean Hill

Babisu Kourtis (Pgs. 13-23)

Colors

Fran Gamboa with J.C. Ruiz

Valentina Cuomo (Pgs. 13-23)

Spoilers in Review

This overall comic feels disjointed from the story to the art.  The major gist of the story is easy to follow...

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