Captain Comics's News posts – November 2010 Archive (5)

'Superman: Earth One' a disappointment

By Andrew A. Smith

Scripps Howard News Service



Nov. 23, 2010 -- DC Comics is adding another chapter to a long tradition of re-invention that has always been entertaining, with a new graphic novel called Superman: Earth One ($19.99). Maybe because of my high expectations, I’m terribly disappointed with this book.…



Continue

Added by Captain Comics on November 25, 2010 at 2:00pm — 20 Comments

'How to Understand Israel' works on more than one level

By Andrew A. Smith

Scripps Howard News Service



Nov. 16, 2010 -- Sarah Glidden’s debut graphic novel How to Understand Israel in 60 Days or Less (DC/Vertigo, $24.99) registers in a lot of different categories, and is charming and thoughtful in all of them.…



Continue

Added by Captain Comics on November 18, 2010 at 2:00pm — 2 Comments

Rock the vote!

Rock the Vote!



Top Cow wants you to pick which Pilot Season book continues



Nov. 17, 2010 -- Top Cow is pretty serious about its 'Pilot Season' project, where it publishes different new comics and lets the readers pick which ones will continue. So serious, in fact, that they have let me post all five of 2010's Pilot Season books online -- for… Continue

Added by Captain Comics on November 17, 2010 at 7:30pm — 12 Comments

What I'd Do With 'Fantastic Four'

What I'd Do With 'Fantastic Four'



When I pared back on comics almost a year ago, one of the titles I reluctantly dropped was Fantastic Four. The reluctance, though, was that of a collector who'd bought every issue for more than 40 years. The reader in me was more than a little relieved. Fantastic Four had become more of a… Continue

Added by Captain Comics on November 7, 2010 at 12:13pm — 47 Comments

Fear fans can sink fangs into 'Four Color,' 'Eerie,' 'Walking Dead'

By Andrew A. Smith

Scripps Howard News Service



Nov. 2, 2010 -- Halloween is over, but there’s still a lot of scare fare in the Teetering Tower of Review Stuff.



Four Color Fear: Forgotten Horror Comics of the 1950s (Fantagraphics, $29.99) tops the pile, a collection of off-brand (and probably public domain) comics from before the Comics Code of 1954… Continue

Added by Captain Comics on November 4, 2010 at 1:47pm — 11 Comments

Welcome!

No flame wars. No trolls. But a lot of really smart people.The Captain Comics Round Table tries to be the friendliest and most accurate comics website on the Internet.

SOME ESSENTIALS:

RULES OF THE ROUND TABLE

MODERATORS

SMILIES FOLDER

TIPS ON USING THE BOARD

FOLLOW US:

OUR COLUMNISTS:

Groups

© 2019   Captain Comics, board content ©2013 Andrew Smith   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service