REVIEW: “Umbral” #2

(Image Comics, 2013)

Review by Jeremiah Kielman

Written by Antony Johnston
Artwork by Christopher Mitten

Did you play D&D as a kid (no you say-what are you doing here?)?  Remember drawing a map on a scrap of graph paper on a cold winter evening and peopling it over the next few hours amazed at the power of a pencil and imagination combined? Continue reading

‘Lost in the Longbox’ Episode 19: “Sin City” #1


Sin City #1
(Dark Horse, 1991)
Reprinted in Dark Horse One for One in 2010

Story & Art by: Frank Miller

Greetings from the Wasteland!

There are names in the history of comics that will forever be lauded. Lee, Kirby, Schuster, Kane…and so many more helped to form the foundation of the industry, as we know it today. But atop that foundation there must be a structure, and others moved in to build on it. Continue reading