Ruse #1 by Mark Waid and Mirco Pierfederici
Sigil #1 is a brand new title with a long history. The good news is that you don’t have to know that history in order to enjoy Sigil. Mike Carey and Leonard Kirk craft an immediately accessible story for all ages.
1. Fables (2002)
The single most consistently excellent comic book of the ‘Aughts. Fables became the face of Vertigo and defined the imprint as much as Swamp Thing or Sandman. It introduced…Continue
Fellow Legionnaire, Culture Vulture (Mike Williams), iscompiling a list of the top 100 most memorable moments in comic books. I figured that if I’m going to do all of the work in submitting a list, I might as well get a column out of it. It’s comparable to a baseball reporter…Continue
It’s no secret that comic book sales are in trouble. After a high in 2007, sales have been slumping for several years. And practically everyone seems to have noticed. You don’t have to travel very far on the internet to come across a discussion about the state of the slump, the cause or the cure. Of course, having some interest in the topic, I haven’t exactly attempted to…Continue