Rude Chapbooks 07.02.12 | OMG, LOEG, ILY!

July 2, 2012 0

Likely to no one’s surprise, our crusty columnist, who’s apparently practicing trendy communicative protocols for some reason, herein gushes about The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen Century #3 and reviews four other new floppies, among them […]

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.

Spaceman #1 (DC/Vertigo)

November 11, 2011 0

The 100 Bullets team of Brian Azzarello and Eduardo Risso trade crime for science fiction in their new series, with the inaugural issue bargain-priced at just one buck.

Rude Chapbooks 10.31.11 | Tanks a Lot!

October 31, 2011 0

Tank Girl: Carioca #1 approximates the proverbial breath of fresh air in a room filled with folks who subsist solely on beans, sauerkraut, and pickled eggs. That said, flatulent foci of this week’s column otherwise […]

Rude Chapbooks 07.11.11 | An “Event” Event

July 11, 2011 0

Against all odds, an “event”-related miniseries earns praise from a columnist almost congenitally hostile to “events”: Flashpoint: Batman Knight of Vengeance #2. Also reviewed from this past week: Elric: The Balance Lost #1, Screamland #2, […]

Rude Chapbooks 03.07.11 | M-m-m-mad Science!

March 7, 2011 0

Dr. Doom should watch his ass, ’cause a new fantastic foursome is now gleefully gunning for technovillainous types like him—as chronicled in The Intrepids #1. Also recommended without reservation from this week’s five floppies: the […]

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 […]

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