Mignola-verse: Is it the best in Comics?

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Withing Comic books these days there are hundreds of ‘Universes’ that contain interlocking characters and stories and major cross over events, some of these have decades of backstory to bolster them and others are relatively new. Lets look at Marvel and DC- they keep refreshing/rebooting theirs to serve the next purpose or keep things fresh but one universe that hasn’t been altered since its inception is the ‘Mignola-Verse’ and it may also be the best Universe in comic books. Continue reading

Weekly Recommendation: Hellboy ‘Seed of DEstruction’

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Hellboy is one of the greatest creations in comic book history, atl east in my opinion, and as his creator Mike Mignola finished his 20+ year run with the character earlier this month there doesn’t seem like a better time to recommend going back to the beginning and getting to grips with the ‘bringer of the Apocalypse’ and his fight to avoid his destiny. So lets look at why this book is worth your time. Continue reading

Comic Book Picks 1st June’16

cropped-comic-picks-header.jpgWednesday is nearly upon us, and in the week that follows DC: Rebirth we get the first batch of their newly launched titles along with Marvels Civil WarII and some mighty independent releases- making this a huge week. But as ever here are the top three books I think you should be giving your hard earned cash too. Continue reading