Comic Books Archives - Page 2 of 2 - Dadstractions

Something For Everyone – Bruce, Rick and Mega Man

By Leonard F. Chikarason I hope everyone had a great time this past weekend whether you went to see Iron Man 3, headed to your local comic book store for Free Comic Book Day or both. The purpose of this (hopefully) ongoing feature will be to let you know what’s available on Wednesday (new release day), at either your local store on online digitally, that may pique your interest. I will try my best to suggest a great “jumping on” point to you the new readers but, such is the nature of comics, that may not be an option: Batman #20: from the all-star creative team of Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo, the second part of the re-introduction of Clayface into the New 52 and, as we are being told, the team up with Batman we have all been waiting for. I will not spoil that one as 1) that is not my nature and 2) I genuinely don’t know. This is the last issue before the next big Batman story “Year Zero” begins and there are teases here that will be expanded upon there. The Walking Dead #110: the solicitations, think of them as the cable channel guide preview, for the Walking Dead never gives anything away. The newly introduced Ezekiel goes head to head with Michonne, the break out character from the comic and AMC TV show, so they are positioning him very well. The Walking Dead is, always written by Robert Kirkman with art by Charles Adlard. Mega Man #25: the beginning of the World’s Collide cross over with fellow video game icon, Sonic the Hedgehog. The FCBD release this past weekend reprinted crucial excerpts from the Mega Man and Sonic ongoing books to get you ready for big event. Now, be forewarned, this is a big cross over, 12 issues, so it may be a financial investment you may not be ready for. Now, these are not the only comic available this week, the full list can be found here. And you can always reach me directly,...

read more