Daily Archive: September 28, 2011

The Thing from Another World: Eternal Vows 2 (January 1994)

Turns out de Vries has the reverse problem of John Arcudi on The Thing. de Vries is better with MacReady around. MacReady shows up—in a private helicopter, in sunglasses and maybe with a… Continue reading

Batman: The Dark Knight 1 (November 2011)

So DC hires a big name artist (or co-plotter and penciller) away from Marvel and then he turns in a talking heads book for their big relaunch? It’s not all talking heads, it’s… Continue reading

The Thing from Another World: Eternal Vows 1 (December 1993)

Eternal Vows is the Thing comic I had expected from Dark Horse. Not a direct sequel to the movie, but some lame story set in the “same universe.” David de Vries sets this… Continue reading

Green Lantern: New Guardians 1 (November 2011)

New Guardians opens in flashback. Only no one mentions it’s in flashback, which made me think I was going to suffer through Tony Bedard relaunching Kyle Rayner. Instead, I just had to suffer… Continue reading

The Thing from Another World: Climate of Fear 4 (December 1992)

Here’s one thing about comic book sequels to movies. Look, I know you can do things in a comic book you can’t do in a movie, but respect the level of reality in… Continue reading