Review: Sink #1

(Comix Tribe- 2017)

Story by John Lees

Art and Colors by Alex Cormack

Letters by Colin Bell

Logo by Tim Daniel

Glasgow, largest city in Scotland, third largest in the UK, and home to a bustling nightlife.  And there are bars and clubs as well.  In John Lees latest comic, Sink, from Comix Tribe, there is a distinct difference from what you envision. Continue reading

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Review: And Then Emily Was Gone #0 FCBD issue

(Comix Tribe 2015)

Created by John Lees and Iain Laurie

Story by John Lees

Art by Iain Laurie

Colors by Megan Wilson

Letters by Colin Bell

Ever feel like someone has been peeking into your brain when you’re not looking? John Lees and Iain Laurie may have been doing just that to me, because they’ve scared me again, and this time I didn’t even have to pay for it. Continue reading

REVIEW: And Then Emily Was Gone, Vol. 1

(ComixTribe, 2015)

Story by John Lees
Art by Iain Laurie
Colors by Megan Wilson
Letters by Colin Bell
Variant Covers by Riley Rossmo, Nick Pitarra,
Garry Brown, Joe Mulvey, and Cody Schibi

And Then Emily Was Gone is a horror story on more than one level. It is a creepy and utterly fantastic fairy tale set in modern day Scotland that explores several levels of the horror genre and taps into them with great success. This was, as far as I could tell, one of the most surprising hits of last year, and with that success comes good things for creators John Lees and Iain Laurie. Continue reading

REVIEW: ‘And Then Emily Was Gone’ #1

(Comix Tribe, 2014)

Story – John Lees
Art – Iain Laurie
Colors – Megan Wilson
Letters – Colin Bell

The things you love as a child shape the adult you’ll become.  The popularity of geek culture (because “geek culture” is a common term now) rest on the fact that the people making the big decisions (and consequently the big money) were the ones that grew up on the ’89 Batman, the Richard Donner Superman, and the oft-talked about and seldom seen Roger Corman Fantastic Four. (Forgive us, we had nothing else.) Continue reading