Review: The Fly Outbreak #1

Be afraid. Be very afraid. That tagline is synonymous with David Cronenberg’s Science Fiction/Horror masterpiece The Fly (1986). And 1989’s sequel, The Fly II introduced us to the almost-human son of “The Fly”. And now, in 2015, IDW proudly presents The Fly: Outbreak. Writer Brandon Seifert scripts a five-issue miniseries that picks up where the [...]

Review: Bill and Ted’s Most Triumph Return #1

Not every film character deserves to be immortalized. Some rarely reach cult status. And then there is Bill S. Preston, Esquire and Ted “Theodore” Logan who have literally become timeless. They represent a generation. They represent the unwavering adulation of the awesomeness that comes with being young and believing in a dream bigger than oneself. [...]

Review: Descenders #1

All too often sci-fi narratives are coined visionary. These fantastic fictions often include tropes such as political unrest, the infiltration of technology in day-to-day societal on-goings, interplanetary councils, and robots. Those elements may be hallmarks of timeless sci-fi stories, but the leg up that Image Comics’ newest series, Descender, has over the bevy of genre [...]

Review: Suiciders #1

Over the course of its history, VERTIGO has introduced generations of readers to brave new worlds. The tradition continues with Suiciders, Lee Bermejo’s new series. And if the first installment is any indication, this series pulsates in the same creative vein as seminal science fiction/dystopian narratives as Escape from New York, Mad Max, and The [...]

Review: Ei8HT #1

Dark Horse may have a certifiable hit on their hands. Ei8ht is a five-issue Action/Adventure miniseries firmly rooted in Science Fiction and it just may be the book that will have the industry abuzz.  This is fantastic fiction at its finest. This series is steered by two high profile creators: Rafael Albuquerque and Mike Johnson. [...]