After Chris fills us in on the greatness that was MorrisonCon, we traipse through Brian K. Vaughn and Fiona Staples' awesome SAGA, Howard Chaykin's Black Kiss 2, The Shade by James Robinson, Darwyn Cooke, Cully Hamner, and Javier Pulido, IDW’s Popeye and Classic Popeye, Chris Ware's Building Stories, Brian Wood's The Massive from Dark Horse, Nickelodeon’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Love and Rockets, and a whole mess more!
Madman 20th Anniversary HC by Mike Allred and company, Joe Kubert (Tarzan #207-210, Ragman, Hawkman, Sgt. Rock, Jew Gangster, the Heroes World catalogs, Between a Rock and a Hard Place with Brian Azzarello, Neal Adams, Moebius, Chris Claremont, Phil Hester, Stan Lee, Jack Kirby, Wally Wood, and more), Wizard World Chicago, Neal Adams and Chris’ JLA jam piece, Comics Buyer’s Guide #1694 and Jeff Lemire's Underwater Welder from Top Shelf (The Comics Journal, RBCC, TwoMorrows publications, and more), Valiant’s X-O Manowar, Before Watchmen: Ozymandias by Len Wein and Jae Lee, Becky Cloonan's The Mire, The Mighty Thor by Matt Fraction and company, Brian Wood (The Massive, Conan with Becky Cloonan, DMZ, and more), and a whole mess more!
TV’s Mario Muscar climbs into the Neseman chair this week, adding ample amounts of assessment on Pierre-Henry Gomont's Catalyse from Manolosanctis, Bil Keane and Family Circus, Morgan Spurlock's Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan's Hope (including Chuck Rozanski and Mile High Comics, Stan Lee, Kevin Smith, and more), Action Lab’s Back in the Day by Dave Dwonch and Daniel J. Logan, Joe Kubert's Jew Gangster, more on Will Pfeifer and German Torres' The Advance Team from Tor, Butcher Baker and Bulletproof Coffin, Batman Incorporated by Grant Morrison, Chris Burnham, Cameron Stewart, Yanick Paquette, and Scott Clark/Dave Beatty, Brian Wood and Kristian Donaldson's The Massive out of Dark Horse, Double Feature’s Sci-Fi #3 by Tony Donley, Jeff Zornow, Michael Morici, Steve Seeley, and Tom Scioli, even more praise for Brian K Vaughn and Fiona Staples' Saga from Image, John Romita Jr and Avengers Vs. X-Men, Brandon Graham and Prophet, Cullen Bunn and Brian Hurtt's Sixth Gun #21, Amazing Spider-Man: Ends of the Earth, Tony DeZuniga, and much more!
Pierre-Henry Gomont’s Catalyse