Comics currently craved: A discussion of WHY

Comics I'm looking forward to reading the most this week: 100 Bullets #63 Fables #40 Seven Soldiers: Zatanna #3 Gravity #3 Ultimate Annual #1 I’m anticipating all these books, especially Zatanna, but it got me thinking about what I get on a monthly basis and trades I wait for later.…

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Clutch of Comics Culture

Wherein I prattle on about comic-related things. Winging their way to my grubby mitts via my excellent LCS: Gotham Central #34 Intimates #10 PVP #0 Stupid Comics #3 Gotham Central (soon to be Streets of Gotham, according to Rich Johnston – will Rucka still be on board? – who also…

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Assorted comics items

Lovely comics I shall be buying this week: Hellboy: The Island #2 Astro City: The Dark Age #2 Legion of Super-Heroes #8 Pulse #10 Runaways #6 I'm not sure if I should be waiting for Astro City: The Dark Age to be collected. It's going to read better in trade…

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Something old, something new, something borrowed, something… bizarre

I didn’t go to San Diego, but I always get a laugh out of the photos that come out of there every year (especially the ones sent to Warren Ellis) but this picture is THE greatest image ever, and is my Something Borrowed.For Something New, my selection of comics coming…

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Comics: Incoming Issues

I've just talked about comics not turning up for another three months and now I'm talking about the books I'll be buying this week (hopefully). I blame the blogging bug. Line 'em up:Garth Ennis's 303 #4100 Bullets #59Authority: Revolution #6Seven Soldiers: Guardian #1Sleeper Season Two #10Daredevil #71Runaways #2I'm also thinking…

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Purchase-Worthy Floppies

Being a list of illustrated story booklets considered exquisite enough to warrant completion of monetary transactions upon immediate release:Ex Machina #9Wonder Woman #214PVP #15Ultimates 2 #4That being stated, the calamitous nature of recent events has necessitated an absence of acquisitions. The accumulation of these desirables should precipitate action on this…

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But you just posted reviews

Am I over-compensating? Meh ...Reasons to head towards my beloved comic shop:Fables #35Gotham Central #29Seven Soldiers: Shining Knight #1Vimanarama #2An all-DC week, with a double helping of GMM (Grant Morrison-Modified) comic books. I must be living right or something.

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Comics: Incoming Issues

So, tell us David; what new comics will you be buying when they come out this week? I'm glad you asked ...Initmates #5Rising Stars #24At last, a small week. Makes up for the last two weeks, at least. Intimates is still on the 'Maybe' list, as it hasn't hit home,…

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Comics: Incoming Issues

I can hear voices, singing to me ... (with apologies to the late, great Curtis Mayfield) I'm your Marvel, I'm your DC, I'm that indy in the alley. I'm the seller of your books. Want some comics? Have a look. You know me, I'm your friend, Graphic novels, thick and…

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Comics: Incoming Issues

It's that time of the week again, where I let you know about my obviously excellent taste in comics and my girlfriend can find out how much money I'm spending at the comic shop again ... Garth Ennis 303 #3 100 Bullets #58 Authority Revolution #5 Ex Machina #8 Ocean…

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