Rude Chapbooks 02.20.12 | By No Means Snarky About Snarked

February 20, 2012 0

This week, writer/artist Roger Langridge’s Snarked #5 makes our otherwise congenitally cantankerous columnist…well…positively burble. Dreadfully uncharacteristic—and not a little icky. Also reviewed: Fables #114, Moriarty #9, Peter Panzerfaust #1, and Wonder Woman #6.

Rude Chapbooks 01.23.12 | Waid “Yayed” Yet Again

January 23, 2012 0

For a second consecutive column—and the fifth time since mid-December!—a certain writer nabs accolades for the (ahem) Mark-ed superiority of his work, this week on Daredevil #8. Also reviewed: Conan: Road of Kings #12, Fables […]

Rude Chapbooks 01.31.11 | A Far From Fantastic Farce

January 31, 2011 0

“Hey, Kids—Necro-Porn!” Wait—the placards atop those old wire spinner racks didn’t really sport that slogan, did they? Whatevs. This week’s column meditates on Fantastic Four #587, the “triple-bag special death issue,” in addition to four […]

Rude Chapbooks 12.13.10 | Physician, Heal Thyself

December 13, 2010 0

Doc Savage #9 could serve as Exhibit A in a monumental comics malpractice suit, and the related First Wave #5 also desperately needs a crash cart. Happily, this column’s three other subjects—The Flash #7, Fables […]