Mech Cadet Yu #1 Pleases with Team-Ups, Action & A Thrilling Genre Mashup

Author: Greg Pak Artists: Takeshi Miyazawa Release Date: August 2, 2017 Publisher: Boom Studios Genre: All-ages, science fiction, Mecha What has always fascinated me about the Mecha genre is how flexible it is. In the same way as superheroes, stories of giant robots can include everything from the whimsical heroics of Big […]

The #NerdsRead Pull List – November 23, 2016

This week, Sam enjoyed the pay-off of Lumberjanes #32 from BOOM! Studios with a callback to the very first arc. Kylee continues to be enthralled by Harrow County and Kingsway West from Dark Horse Comics and Jackson, unfortunately, wasn’t exactly wowed by the finale of Death of X from Marvel Comics, but it did manage […]

NYCC 2016: Diversity in the Old West & Magical World Building with ‘Kingsway West’ writer Greg Pak

One of my favorite things that I learned during this interview was that the diversity of Greg Pak’s characters in Kingsway West is very much grounded in reality – something that I’m not sure ever occurred to me before he explained how it’s not shown in more traditional western depictions. We […]

The #NerdsRead Pull List – September 21, 2016

Sam continues to enjoy Joyride from BOOM! Studios, while Kylee is curious to see how Lucas Stand is going to wrap things up in two more issues. Kingsway West from Dark Horse Comics continues to fascinate Kylee and Jackson isn’t quite sold on Green Lanterns from DC Comics, but it’s a decent issue. Check out […]

Kingsway West #1, The Wild West Meets Magic and Red Gold

Author: Greg Pak Artist: Mirko Colak Release Date: August 24, 2016 Publisher: Dark Horse Comics Genre(s): Action, Fantasy, Western Rating: ????? Review Spoilers:  Heavy Fans of the weird west genre are in for a treat with the latest offering from Dark Horse Comics. Kingsway West #1 introduces readers to the story through a series of fast-paced, unevenly […]

The #NerdsRead Pull List – March 9, 2016

This week, Sam got two cliffhangers in Lantern City #11 from BOOM! Studios, while Kylee enjoyed another installment of Harrow County from Dark Horse Comics. Kylee also read the penultimate issue of Gutter Magic from IDW Publishing and Comics Experience. She’s eagerly awaiting the conclusion of the series. Jackson enjoyed seeing a story […]