Daily Archive: October 18, 2011

Suicide Squad 2 (December 2011)

Suicide Squad is still absolutely terrible, but it’s so much better this issue than the first. And it surmounts the amazing art problems. It appears Federico Dallocchio and Andrei Bressan split the responsibilities,… Continue reading

Ape City 3 (October 1990)

The art gets worse this issue. I wonder what Wyman’s pencils look like without inks. From a few panels, I wonder if he even bothered with full faces. Adventure really didn’t put much… Continue reading

Resurrection Man 2 (December 2011)

And I thought Abnett and Lanning did a bad job the first issue…. The second issue does feature one amusing, if derivative, element. Resurrection Man gets a sidekick in a senile old man… Continue reading

Ape City 2 (September 1990)

Interesting. I don’t know what else to say about this issue of Ape City except… interesting. Imagine me sort of pensively scratching my chin as I think. Marshall, besides making a… ahem… big… Continue reading

Grifter 2 (December 2011)

For most of the issue, Edmondson’s Grifter is just an alien conspiracy action thriller with the protagonist ludicrously wearing a bandana on his face. As far as that genre goes, it’s fine. Cafu… Continue reading

Ape City 1 (August 1990)

There used to be a cable network with chimps doing scenes from old movies. Ape City is a lot like those commercials. But Marshall does make it mildly compelling because of the threat… Continue reading