• Book Beat: Women in Comedy Writing, Chapbooks and Badly Behaving Authors

    Book Beat: Women in Comedy Writing, Chapbooks and Badly Behaving Authors0

    Happy Thursday book lovers! Welcome back to Book Beat. It’s been a busy few weeks for me, your editor Christa. I went on and survived my first conference/business trip since breaking my ankle, and it was a great success. While busy, it was great to be back out and chatting with people about all things

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  • Hire This Hero: Why Loki Could Take Over for John Constantine

    Hire This Hero: Why Loki Could Take Over for John Constantine0

    Life is weird, right? Sometimes you’re just going about your business, trying to imbibe enough caffeine to drag through the last endless hour of a Friday afternoon at the widget company when out of nowhere, a demon wielding dark magic comes crashing through the cubicle occupied by Donna in accounting. This beast from Hell eats

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  • Halloween Comes Early in Elvira: Mistress of the Dark #1

    Halloween Comes Early in Elvira: Mistress of the Dark #11

    Elvira: Mistress of the Dark #1 David Avallone (Writer), Dave Acosta (Artist), Andrew Covalt (Colorist), Taylor Esposito (Letterer) Dynamite July 4, 2018 Hello, darlings! Welcome to the review! This is Slayleigh, here with another EX-PLOSIVE #1 issue–and, ugh, no, it’s not another X-Force relaunch from Rob Liefeld. This little firecracker from Dynamite stars none other

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  • Ghostbusters – Answer the Call #5: A Thrilling Finale

    Ghostbusters – Answer the Call #5: A Thrilling Finale0

    Ghostbusters – Answer the Call #5 Kelly Thompson (Writer), Corin Howell (Artist), Valentina Pinto (Colourist), Neil Uyetake (Letterer) IDW Publishing 9 May, 2018 The Ghostbusters’ Dr Jillian Holtzmann has an insane plan to beat the Schreckgespenst, a.k.a. “Schrecky,” the ghost terrorising New York City. It is the kind of plan that is so crazy that

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  • Ghostbusters – Answer the Call: The Ladies Are Back

    Ghostbusters – Answer the Call: The Ladies Are Back0

    Ghostbusters – Answer the Call #2  Kelly Thompson (Writer), Corin Howell (Artist), Valentina Pinto (Colours), Neil Uyetake (Letters) IDW Publishing 3 January, 2018 You know you are in for a good story when it opens with “Everything is awful.” And everything really is awful for the Ghostbusters at the moment. Having unknowingly unleashed the Schreckgespenst,

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  • All Alone, More Or Less: Void Trip’s Fun, Fun, Fun

    All Alone, More Or Less: Void Trip’s Fun, Fun, Fun0

    Void Trip #1 Ryan O’Sullivan (Writer), Plaid Klaus (Artist), Aditya Bidikar (Letterer) Image Comics November 22, 2017 The first issue of Void Trip, a comic, releases on November 22nd, the same week (Probably? The full schedule remains unannounced) season twelve of Red Dwarf finishes its first airing. Why’s that a relevant matter? I will tell you.

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