Metal Gear Solid and Ashley Wood, The Private Eye by Brian K Vaughn, Marcos Martin, and Muntsa Vicente from Panelsyndicate, What makes a good letterer?, Dungeons and Dragon, The New Guardians Annual and DC Threshold: The Hunted #1-3 by Keith Giffen, Tom Raney, and Scott Kolins (Green Lantern Animated Series, Blue Beetle, Young Justice, and more), Steve Ditko’s Monsters Volume 1: Gorgo from Craig Yoe and IDW, The Rocketeer: Cargo of Doom by Mark Waid and Chris Samnee from BOOM!, Indestructible Hulk, Adventure Time Mathematical Edition, Supermag from AdHouse and Jim Rugg, Brandon Graham’s Walrus from Picturebox, Scott McCloud: Space Angel and the incomparable Alex Toth, and much more!
Chaos is the name of the game this week as we kick the insanity up a few notches while talking about the 999 Challenge, Stan Lee’s Mighty 7 from Stan Lee Comics, Alex Saviuk, and the fine folks at Archie (including the Spider-Man newspaper strip, Sonic, Archie, Mega Man, and more), an extended look at Jonathan Hickman’s run on Fantastic Four (John Byrne, DOOM, the Waid/Wieringo run, etc.), The John Romita Amazing Spider-Man Artist Edition from IDW (Steve Ditko + Amazing Annual #1 with the Sinister Six, Ross Andru, Gil Kane, Romita Jr, Romitaman, Kingpin, Arch-nemeses, Morbius, and more), Dean Haspiel and Make Mine Me, The Believer #88 from McSweeney’s, John Carter and the Gods of Mars, Cartoon Network’s DC Nation block, Adventure Time, David Lapham’s Age of Apocalypse, and a couple buckets more!
We spend a nice chunk of time pulling apart Greg Rucka, J. H. Williams III, and Dave Stewart’s Batwoman: Elegy (incorporating the New 52 Batwoman series, the Question, Pipeline, Five Books of Blood, Queen & Country, 52, and more), after which we take a detour into TV Land, taking long, hard looks at Young Justice, Green Lantern Animated, and Walking Dead (including Beast Wars, Joss Whedon and Buffy, and more). Plus, we still have enough slack to hang ourselves on Archie’s Mega Man, Will Pfeifer, Dan Clowes and Eightball #23/Death Ray, Fred Van Lente and Ryan Dunlavey’s Comic Book Comics #6, the New 52 Deathstroke by Kyle Higgins, Joe Bennett, and Art Thibert, the DC Universe Legacies hardcover, Marvel’s Point One #1, Uncanny X-Force, Adam Glass and Suicide Squad #3, and a whole mess more!