G.I. Joe: First Strike #1 [Review]

  Today, IDW begins its Hasbro line-wide crossover event First Strike, a spiritual sequel to last year’s Revolution series that brought each of the toy company’s intellectual properties into planetary alignment. It’s the second stage of the publisher’s trilogy of experimental blockbuster comics designed to appeal Read More …

Deadshirt is Reading: Batman and Jean Grey!

Deadshirt is Reading… is a weekly feature in which Deadshirt’s staff, contributing writers, and friends-of-the-site offer their thoughts on Big Two cape titles, creator-owned books, webcomics and more. Max Robinson is reading… Batman #31 Written by Tom King Art by Mikel Janin Inks by Mikel Janin Read More …

Where’s My Freaking Revolution: The Classic Foretells the Future

If there’s a future we want it now.” – Paramore, “Now” Let’s talk about the Mae Young Classic. Given an incredible field of 32 women, from rookies to indie legends, putting on competitive matches including some of the best we’ve seen this year, the actual Read More …

Deadshirt is Reading: Runaways, Mister Miracle, and Retcon!

Deadshirt is Reading… is a weekly feature in which Deadshirt’s staff, contributing writers, and friends-of-the-site offer their thoughts on Big Two cape titles, creator-owned books, webcomics and more. Kayleigh Hearn is reading… Runaways #1 Written by Rainbow Rowell Art by Kris Anka Colored by Matthew Wilson Read More …

Riverdale’s Edge: A Look Back at Season One

Chuck Winters: Welcome to the premiere installment of Riverdale’s Edge, a column devoted to the moody soap / murder mystery adapted from the goofy comic about a redheaded teen ne’er-do-well, his two loves, and his best friend who likes hamburgers. Before we get started, I presume that Read More …

Deadshirt is Reading: Kingsman, Royals, and Star Wars Adventures!

Deadshirt is Reading… is a weekly feature in which Deadshirt’s staff, contributing writers, and friends-of-the-site offer their thoughts on Big Two cape titles, creator-owned books, webcomics and more. Robby Karol is reading… Kingsman: The Red Diamond #1 Written by Rob Williams Art by Simon Fraser Colored Read More …

We Saw The Inhumans: The IMAX Experience and Oh, Brother

By Stefano De La Cuesta “The Inhumans” have been a pillar of Marvel’s funny books for decades since they were conceived by Jack Kirby and Stan Lee in the pages of Fantastic Four #45 (December 1965). However, their trip to other mediums of entertainment has Read More …

Patti Cake$‘s American Dream is Stylish and Heartfelt [Review]

“Fuck this town,” Patricia Dombrowski (Danielle Macdonald) declares with a stiff middle finger just before the title card drops. She’s 23, presumably didn’t go to college, and is taking care of her grandmother (Cathy Moriarty) while navigating a difficult relationship with her immature mother (Bridget Read More …

Deadshirt is Reading: Infamous Iron Man, Optimus Prime, and more!

Deadshirt is Reading… is a weekly feature in which Deadshirt’s staff, contributing writers, and friends-of-the-site offer their thoughts on Big Two cape titles, creator-owned books, webcomics and more. Max Robinson is reading… Infamous Iron Man #11 Written by Brian Michael Bendis Art by Alex Maleev Colored Read More …

Deadshirt is Reading: Generations: Thor and Rom Vs. Transformers!

Deadshirt is Reading… is a weekly feature in which Deadshirt’s staff, contributing writers, and friends-of-the-site offer their thoughts on Big Two cape titles, creator-owned books, webcomics and more. Max Robinson is reading… Generations: The Unworthy Thor & The Mighty Thor #1 Written by Jason Aaron Art Read More …