Hearwax’s self-proclaimed comics expert Karsten School and his plucky band of helper-monkeys tackle Week 1 of the DC Comics Relaunch, featuring zombies, faith-healing, terrorists, malevolent celestial bodies and much, much more!
The Greatest Comics countdown returns, with Mafia call girls, ravenous zombie hordes and Machiavellian madmen!
Part two of our countdown of the greatest comics of all time, featuring zombies, cowboys and the most metal comic ever!
There are certain questions that new comic readers like to ask and old school collectors will endlessly debate- what are the greatest comic books of all time? Was Watchmen really as good as people say? How does Batman: Year One stack up against The Dark Knight Returns? How about comics that aren’t about superheroes? For the benefit of you, the Hearwax Universe, I’ll be answering these questions for you over the coming months as I count down the Two Hundred and Fifty Greatest Comics of All Time.
Karsten’s Pull List returns, with all new reviews!
Follow @hearwax All praises here, chaps – I return with some of my top picks of this and last week’s pull. Other issues I picked up were as follows: Amazing Spider-Man #140, Casanova # 2, Uncanny X-Men # 527, Ex Machina #50, Batman And Robin # 13, Wonder Woman # 701, Ultimate Spider-Man #13 Booster [...]
Follow @hearwax Batman: The Odyssey #1 (DC Comics) Neal Adams (writer and artist). So, here’s a quick history lesson for all you amateur Batmanologists out there. In the early 1970s, artist Neal Adams and writer Dennis O’Neil were instrumental in ridding Batman of the campiness inspired by the Adam West TV show, bringing the character [...]