Archive for September, 2012
The major comic companies get enough reviews and press, it’s time for the creator-owned and indie series to get some love and judgment. Indie review takes up-and-coming indie and creator-owned series and puts them through the review process so you can confidently support the best of the small press and passion driven projects in the comic industry.
Title: Butcher Baker, The Righteous Maker
Writer: Joe Casey (Haunt, Wildcats Version 3.0)
Artist: Mike Huddleston (The Strain, Gen13)
Letterer: Rus Wooton (Thief of Thieves, The Walking Dead)
Publisher: Image Comics
Number of Issues: 8
Page Count: 24 per issue
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At the other comic convention currently unfolding in Las Vegas this weekend, Grant Morrison’s Morrison Con, DC has announced Grant’s next big comic event. Amazingly, this one sounds even more complex than Final Crisis was, yet set not only in the New 52, but across several alternate universes.
Multiversity, which has been hinted at for years and filled Morrison fans with various speculation and anticipation, is now fully confirmed by DC Entertainment to be coming to stores in late 2013. Grant Morrison has created a series, which he claims is his love letter to comics, that will not only define the More >
Today is the start of the Las Vegas Comic Expo, Las Vegas’ newest comic convention, and while it may be a new convention it has an impressive collection of guests and exhibitors. But that is not all you’ll find in the exhibitor hall of the Riviera Hotel and Casino this weekend, as LVCE’s exhibitors and creators have brought some very beautiful comics, prints, and cards that will be exclusive to the show. Take a look at some of the awesome limited items found only at this years Las Vegas Comic Expo and make sure you pick up a few if you More >
It’s already set to be a scorching hot weekend on the West Coast, but with temperatures in the high 90’s in Las Vegas things will only heat up more thanks to the incredibly hot talent heading to sin city for this weekend’s first annual Las Vegas Comic Expo. The show has plenty of big name guests from both the comic and film worlds, as well as some awesome comic companies and retailers set to show off their goods and bring Las Vegas a proper comic book convention. We at Speak Geeky To Me will of course be on hand to More >
Among the best-known tales in Japanese history, the legend of the 47 Ronin and their epic mission to avenge their disgraced master epitomizes the samurai code of honor. It has been said, “To know the story of the 47 Ronin is to know Japan.” Retold through the ages, the legend at last comes to comics in a meticulously researched and beautifully illustrated miniseries from Mike Richardson (Star Wars: Crimson Empire, The Secret), Stan Sakai (Usagi Yojimbo, Rocketeer Adventures), and editorial consultant Kazuo Koike (Lone Wolf and Cub, Crying Freeman)! Stan Sakai, a Japanese American comic creator, has long been a More >
Today Warner Bros. Interactive and DC Entertainment unveiled the details for their upcoming Injustice: Gods Among Us Collector’s Edition. Injustice: Gods Among Us is DC’s new fighting game, made by the same developer that designed the recent Mortal Kombat games, featuring alternate universe versions of your favorite DC characters ready to beat the absolute heck out of each other in interactive and destroyable levels. The game is set to come out in April of 2013 for the Xbox360, PS3, and WiiU. But only the Xbox and Playstation versions will see collector’s edition packages. But what will make these collector’s editions worth the More >
This week saw the release of the second issue of Aspen MLT’s Idolized in comic shop, but next week sees the second issue of yet another new Aspen mini-series, Michael Turner’s Homecoming! After an exciting first issue, unlike anything else currently being released from Aspen, Homecoming continues the tale of Hunter Wilson, and his sexy alien friend, Celeste. Since the mysterious Celeste has reappeared, after a 10 year absence, in Hunter’s swimming pool things have become increasingly more strange. Life has been a non-stop adventure for the homecoming committee of Hillcrest High with the invasion of alien fiends, confusing relationships, and More >
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So I have been a comic book fan for quite some time and being that I am also somewhat of a girly girl who loves fashion, I thought why not marry the two together; Comics + Fashion= <3. With the help of Polyvore Fashionable Looks from Comic Books was born. Each month I will showcase a particular look or series of looks based on your favorite comic book characters. Girls take note! These fashions make you want to jump up and go shopping right now! I know a few of them have inspired me to do a little wardrobe reorganizing! Click More >
Today is the release of the incredibly high grossing box office success, The Avengers. Undoubtedly Marvel’s best comic movie to date, if not the best comic movie ever, fans have been waiting for this day since the film left theaters. Best of all, there are 3 formats you can buy the movie as, with varying price ranges and features!
4-Disc Combo Pack (Blu-ray 3D+Blu-ray+DVD+Digital Copy+Digital Download of the “Inspired By” album) Suggested Retail Pricing: $49.99 Audio: English 7.1 DTS-HDMA, French-Canadian 7.1 DTS-HDHR, Latin Spanish 5.1 Dolby Digital, English DVS 2.0 Dolby Digital Bonus Includes: -Second Screen -Assembling the Ultimate Team -A More >
Today sees the release of the newest expansion to World of Warcraft, Mists of Pandaria. Mists of Pandaria, announced at last year’s Blizzcon, is the 4th expansion to World of Warcraft, following The Burning Crusade, Wrath of the Lich King, and Cataclysm. The story of this expansion takes place after the events of Deathwing and the Cataclysm, on the new continent of Pandaria. There we finally see the home of the Pandaren race, which first appeared in Warcraft III: The Frozen Throne. Beta testing for the game began on On March 21, 2012, with rave reviews for many of the More >