Comic Book Review: Mighty Morphin Power Rangers/Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #4 -Rangers in a Half Shell

By Daniel Schwartz Crossovers can be tricky, especially when it comes to properties that most people would never think to put together. TMNT/MMPR is one of those. While they both fight super-powered villains with their ninja skills and color-coordinated outfits, most fans would never have seen them together. That said, I have to say that…Read moreRead more

Comic Book Review: On The Stump #2

By Kevin Hoskinson Image Comics and writer Chuck Brown continue their onslaught of mystery, intrigue, mayhem, and politics in the latest issue of On The Stump.  Political issues are settled in the ring in this crazy world. The powers that be have been trying to pass The Slay Act, which would legalize killing in the…Read moreRead more

Titan Reveals New Horizon Zero Dawn Comic Series Starring Aloy And Talanah

By Staff Reports Titan Comics and Guerrilla embark on an exciting adventure together, as they announce the first original comic book series set in the world of the global smash-hit PS4 game Horizon Zero Dawn. The hotly-anticipated debut issue is set to arrive in stores summer 2020 with a cover by superstar artist Stanley “Artgerm”…Read moreRead more

Vault Announces Local Comic Shop Gift Card Initiative

By Staff Reports In order to support local comic shop retailers in these trying times, Vault Comics has announced their LCS Gift Card Initiative. It’s simple: readers who purchase gift cards from their local comic shop will receive free, early copies of HEAVY #1 by Max Bemis & Eryk Donovan, and HUNDRED WOLVES #1 by Myke…Read moreRead more

A Letter to Our Comic Industry Partners from Chris Ryall, IDW’s President, Publisher, and Chief Creative Officer

By Staff Reports To Our Partners Throughout the Comics Industry, Last week, we sent out a statement to the comics community in which we pledged our support for the Direct Market during the current health and economic crisis. We’ve been keeping a very close eye on the public discussions taking place in forums and on…Read moreRead more

The Resistance #1 Review- Too Close to Reality

By Nolan P. Smith When I got the email on what books came in for me this past week, I have to say that I was most excited to see the lineup for AWA Studios. First on the list is The Resistance #1, from writer J. Michael Straczynski and artist Mike Deodato Jr., Frank Martin…Read moreRead more

Learn How to Safely Support Your Local Comic Shop with This Instructional Webcomic

By Staff Reports Thank you to Image Comics for sending this over!

A Statement from Pastrami Nation Regarding the Coronavirus, Pop Culture and More

By Nolan P. Smith Editor I have watched the world change in a matter of days, as we all have. It went from precautions to self-isolation and social distancing in the blink of an eye. First and foremost, I hope everyone reading this is safe and healthy. What we are seeing is a nation driven…Read moreRead more

Shadow Man Remastered Video Game from Nightdive Studios & Valiant Entertainment

By Staff Reports Valiant Entertainment has partnered with Nightdive Studios to develop a remastered edition of the classic action-adventure video game SHADOW MAN. The remastered edition will be coming to Windows PC via the Steam and GOG platforms, as well as to the PlayStation, Xbox and Switch consoles. This partnership continues Valiant’s expansion into other…Read moreRead more

Vault Unveils Vault Vanguard Con, A Virtual Convention!

By Staff Reports As part of Vault’s ongoing virtual convention, Vault Vanguard Con, the publisher announced a plethora of new online events that will take place over the next week. Download the Vault Vanguard Sneak Preview HERE! First, Vault will hold a reddit AMA on the r/comics subreddit tomorrow, Thursday March 19th, from 4:00-5:00pm MST….Read moreRead more

Life is Strange: Partners in Time #1 Preview

By Nolan P. Smith Titan Comics shared with us a preview of the upcoming Life is Strange: Partners in Time #1, hitting stores April 15th! Based on the ultra-popular game, get ready for more and check out the trailer! Time-rewinding photographer Max has spent years trapped in an alternate reality, running from her responsibilities…and from the…Read moreRead more

Vault Announces VAMPIRE: THE MASQUERADE Series

By Staff Reports Vault Comics is thrilled to announce that they have partnered with Paradox Interactive to publish the official Vampire: The Masquerade comic book series. The first comic in the series will be available for purchase from comics retailers across the US in July 2020. The comic is co-written by Tim Seeley, Tini Howard,…Read moreRead more

Stjepan Šejić Releases the Full Set of Sunstone Volumes for Free Amid Coronavirus Crisis

By Staff Reports Looking for something to do while isolated at home? Comic book creator Stjepan Šejić has you covered if you like mature readers comics. He released the full set of his Sunstone comic book PDF’s, all six volumes, for free. Free! In a Facebook post, the creator mentioned to  “stay safe out there….Read moreRead more

All of Devil’s Due’s Digital Comics Are Free This Week

By Staff Reports In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Devil’s Due Comics wants to do their part by helping you stay healthy and safe, and combat another side affect of all of this – CABIN FEVER! All digital comics offered through our webstore are free to download for the next week. So cozy up with…Read moreRead more

Vault Announces BLEED THEM DRY: A NINJA VAMPIRE TALE by Hiroshi Koizumi, Eliot Rahal, & Dike Ruan

By Staff Reports Vault Comics is thrilled to announce, BLEED THEM DRY: A NINJA VAMPIRE TALE, a new comic series created in association with Lotus, Nagoya TV, and F.J. DeSanto. Created by Hiroshi Koizumi, written by Eliot Rahal, drawn by Dike Ruan, colored by Miquel Muerto, and designed by Tim Daniel, BLEED THEM DRY weaves…Read moreRead more

Your First Look at POWER RANGERS: RANGER SLAYER #1 Special From BOOM! Studios

By Staff Reports BOOM! Studios, under license by Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS), today revealed a first look at a brand new one-shot special issue POWER RANGERS: RANGER SLAYER #1, from acclaimed Mighty Morphin Power Rangers and Saban’s Go Go Power Rangers writer Ryan Parrott, superstar artist Dan Mora (Once and Future, Klaus), colorist Raúl Angulo,…Read moreRead more

BOOM! Studios Reveals New Look at HEAVY VINYL: Y2K-O!

By Staff Reports BOOM! Studios revealed today a brand new look at HEAVY VINYL: Y2K-O! This original graphic novel, available in stores March 2020, reunites the acclaimed team of filmmaker and writer Carly Usdin (The Avant-Guards), artist Nina Vakueva (League of Legends: Ashe – Warmother), inker Irene Flores, colorist Natalia Nesterenko, and letterer Jim Campbell…Read moreRead more

Another Release Day Sellout From Image- Decorum #1 by Hickman & Huddleston

By Staff Reports The highly anticipated Decorum #1 by bestselling, comics titan Jonathan Hickman (House of X, Powers of X, East of West) and artist Mike Huddleston (Middlewest, House of X) has sold out at the distributor level, same day as release. It is being rushed back to print in order to keep up with…Read moreRead more

Comic Book Review: Buffy the Vampire Slayer #13

By Laura Streppone Alert! Spoiler, if you haven’t read Buffy the Vampire Slayer 1-12, from Boom! Studios, you’ve been warned now. The call has gone out, now that the current slayer has disappeared. When one Slayer goes missing, a new one is chosen to step up and take over the duties of fighting off the…Read moreRead more

John Layman Serves Chew Fans Two Extra Helpings: New Spinoff Series Chu This June, Outer Darkness/Chew Trade Paperback in July

By Staff Reports Fans of the New York Times bestselling, multiple Eisner Award-winning, beloved humor/crime comic Chew by John Layman and Rob Guillory will be served an all-new spinoff series from Layman, and with art by Dan Boultwood, in the forthcoming Chu from Image Comics. For fans hungry for more—Skybound’s popular Outer Darkness/Chew crossover will…Read moreRead more

Fans Desperate for Mercy #1 Overtake Stores in Search of Remaining Copies, Launch Issue Sells Out Upon Release

By Staff Reports Image Comics has greenlit an emergency second printing of Mirka Andolfo’s Mercy #1 in order to keep up with the wild and rampant demand for the dark and delicious new miniseries that hit stores today and sold out at the distributor level instantly. The highly anticipated Mercy #1 issue marked the first…Read moreRead more

“This is the Way” Amazing Las Vegas Comic Con Brings Pop Cultures Biggest Stars to Las Vegas in 2020

By Staff Reports (Victor Valley)– As announced exclusively via ComicBook.com, Amazing Comic Conventions LLC is excited to announce that AMAZING LAS VEGAS COMIC CON! is returning to Las Vegas from June 26th to 28th with a FIRST WAVE of headline talent from Disney+ and Lucas Film’s The Mandalorian, Funimation’s My Hero Academia as well as…Read moreRead more

The Cimmerian: Queen of the Black Coast #1 Review- Return to Form

By Nolan P Smith  Who doesn’t love a good story featuring Conan? The barbarian turned king has been around since the 1930s and has been the subject of many films, books, comics, and more. Thanks to ABLAZE, we get a look at one of the earliest tales of Conan in all its uncensored glory.  The…Read moreRead more

X-O MANOWAR #1 Sword of Shanhara Variant Covers Revealed

By Staff Reports X-O MANOWAR features exciting “Sword of Shanhara” 1:25 variant covers by all-star artists! The debut issue by Harvey Award-winner DENNIS “HOPELESS” HALLUM (Star Wars: Darth Vader – Dark Visions) and breakout star artist EMILIO LAISO (Marvel’s Spider-Man: Velocity) goes on sale in just three weeks (March 25th), and it will feature a jaw-dropping 1:25 variant by ERICA HENDERSON. Issues…Read moreRead more

Your First Look at ORIGINS Graphic Novel from BOOM! Studios

By Staff Reports BOOM! Studios revealed today a first look at ORIGINS, a brand new original graphic novel by Arash Amel (A Private War), Joseph Oxford (Me + Her), and Lee Toland Krieger (The Age of Adaline), acclaimed writer Clay McLeod Chapman (Absolute Carnage: Separation Anxiety), illustrator Jakub Rebelka (Judas), colorist Patricio Delpeche, and letterer…Read moreRead more

X-O Manowar #1 Review: Power Suit

By Nolan P Smith Valiant Entertainment has some of the coolest characters around. Leading that charge has to be their gold and blue armored warrior, X-O Manowar. The Visigoth warrior plucked from his time and bonded with a sentient alien armor has been Valiant’s heavy hitter since he debuted back in 1992. Since then, he…Read moreRead more

Argus #1 Review: Me, Myself, and I, and Me Too!

By Daniel Schwartz Publisher: Action Lab Writer: Mark Bertolini Artist: Darryl Knickrehm Imagine if you could travel back in time and visit your younger self. How would you treat them? Would you only see every bad decision you have made and try to change your mind? What if you needed your younger self’s help? This…Read moreRead more

King of Nowhere #1 Review

By Nolan P Smith  A deer driving a car, a six-armed man beating up a fish, massive iguanas wandering the lands: welcome to Nowhere. More precisely, welcome to the King of Nowhere #1 from Boom! Studios.  By W. Maxwell Prince, Tyler Jenkins. Hilary Jenkins and Andworld Design, King of Nowhere is a dream inside of…Read moreRead more

Bang! #1 Review

By Nolan P Smith We all love a great spy story. The suave and charismatic super spy, the beautiful women, the intrigue and danger- they captivated us on film, on the television, novels, comic books, and more. It is the fictional character life to live until it’s not, and it’s over with a bang. Welcome…Read moreRead more

Comic Book Review: Tomorrow #1

By Nolan P. Smith The end of the world isn’t coming; it is here. For twins Oscar and Cira Fuentes, they struggle to find each other from across the nation as they bear witness to a new kind of contagion. This is the story to Tomorrow #1 from Dark Horse Comics Berger Books imprint.  From…Read moreRead more