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… Hail Hydra, Archie!

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. For more of our thoughts on this week’s new comics, take a look at Wednesday’s Deadshirt Comics Shopping List.  Joe Read More …

Your Deadshirt New Comics Shopping List for: July 22nd, 2015

It’s Wednesday, and that means new comics. Let Deadshirt steer your wallet in the right direction with reviews (and preview pages) of titles out today from Image, Dark Horse, IDW, BOOM! Studios, Archie, MonkeyBrain, Oni, Fantagraphics, Top Shelf, Action Lab, and more! Power Up #1 (of 6) Written by Read More …

Your Deadshirt New Comics Shopping List for: July 8th, 2015

It’s Wednesday, and that means new comics. Let Deadshirt steer your wallet in the right direction with reviews (and preview pages) of titles out today from Image, Dark Horse, IDW, BOOM! Studios, Archie, MonkeyBrain, Oni, Fantagraphics, Top Shelf, Action Lab, and more! Archie #1 Written by Mark Waid Art Read More …

Archie vs. Predator Writer Alex de Campi Talks Sex, Violence, and Family Values in Riverdale

Making her name with titles such as Dark Horse’s hyper-trashy Grindhouse, IDW’s young reader-friendly My Little Pony: Friends Forever and the Eisner-nominated Smoke, writer Alex de Campi‘s comics reprepertoire is not easily pigeonholed. Deadshirt comics editor Max Robinson spoke with de Campi about one of her latest projects, Archie vs. Predator.  Read More …

Deadshirt Is Reading…Bloody Cheek and Dead Men

Deadshirt Is Reading… is a weekly feature in which Deadshirt’s staff, contributing writers and friends-of-the-site offer their thoughts on a diverse array of comics, from name-brand cape titles to creator-owned books to webcomics. Dominic Griffin is reading… Moon Knight #1 Written by Warren Ellis Art by Read More …