Bullet Reviews – 08/28/19

Superman Action Comics #1014

Written by: Brian Michael Bendis Art by: Szymon Kudranski Colours by: Brad Anderson Letters by: Rob Leigh Cover by: Brandon Peterson Variant Cover by: Ben Oliver

  • Jumped onto series for Naomi’s arrival next issue.
  • Bendis makes pitchy dialogue between characters but gets lost along the way.
  • Art is part photograph/painting, shines for most of the issue – but some characters loose definition.
  • Superman kicks butt against S.T.A.R. Labs monster – or was it?
  • We still don’t know who Leviathan is.

6.5 / 10

Martian Manhunter #8

Written by: Steve Orlando Art by: Riley Rossmo Colours by: Ivan Plascencia Letters by: AndWorld Design Cover by: Riley Rossmo Variant Cover by: Dave Wielgosz

  • Orlando & Rossmo are some of the strongest teams in comics these past few years
  • Great Diane backstory, and catch-up with J’onzz taking over of John Jones life.
  • Great progress on storyline, digging deeper into the mind of Charnn.


Justice League Dark #14

Written by: James Tynion IV Pencils by: Alvaro Martinez Bueno Inks by: Raul Fernandez Colours by: Adriano Lucas Letters by: Rob Leigh Cover by: Guillem March & Arif rianto Variant Cover by: Clayton Crain

  • Tynion sets up the next saga of JLD – looking forward to how things turn out.
  • Great artwork from the whole team – well put together.
  • John Constantine!


The Terrifics #19

Written by: Gene Luen Yang Art by: Max Raynor Colours by: Stephen Downer Letters by: Tom Napolitano Cover by: Dan Mora Variant Cover by: Arist Deyn

  • Very drawn out Bizzaro storyline, with few real Terrifics pages.
  • Dan Mora Cover!


The Avengers #23

By: Jason Aaron & Stefano Caselli Colours by: Jason Keith Letters by: VC’s Cory Petit Cover by: Stefano Caselli & Frank Msrtin

  • Jumped onto Series for Ghost Rider story.
  • Ghost Rider, Ghost Rider and more Ghost Rider!
  • Guess what – more Ghost Rider!


Star Wars Age of Resistance – Poe Dameron #1

Written By: Tom Taylor Art by: Ramon Rosanas Colours by: GURU-eFX Letters by: VC’s Travis Lanham Cover by: Phil Noto

  • Great X-wing Fighter sequences – making every panel POP!
  • Great mini storyline for Poe before we see his film introduction


Runaways #24

Written By: Rainbow Rowell Art by: Andrés Genolet Colours by: Matthew Wilson Letters by: VC’s Joe Caramagna Cover by: Kris Anka

  • Carolina and Nico decide to suit up and fight crime in LA – if they can find it.
  • Gib still hungers…
  • Doombot is DOOM!
  • Great issue in this incredible run.


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