Paper Girls #5

There is still very much the flicker of a greater idea emerging around the edges of Paper Girls, but it is trapped under the byzantine plot and the heavy emphasis on the artifice of genre rather than depth of story.

Devolution #1

The actual story is just so brutal, oppressive, and bludgeoning there’s no fun or engagement to be had anywhere in the book

Darth Vader #15

More than that, the small scale, character focus, and lack of continuity shake-ups makes this easily the best event comic Marvel has done since Siege. It’s Star Wars done right and it’s comics done right.

Rocket Raccoon and Groot #1

By Skottie Young, Filipe Andrade, and Jean-Francois Beaulieu Reading Rocket Raccoon and Groot is a frustrating experience. That’s arguably true of pretty much every Marvel…

Obi-Wan & Anakin #1

By Charles Soule, Marco Checchetto, and Andres Mossa Well this is peculiar. One of the few defining aspects of 2010’s Star Wars has been a…