Each month I like to showcase a batch of new comics that you should be reading. I try and make it varied, mixing up creative ideas, genres and different storytelling to create a list that will have something that will appeal to everyone. This month we have children of the twilight, relaunched superheros, A ronin rabbit, Russian spies, a very grumpy cat and much more.
Everyone knows that Peter Parker is your “friendly neighbourhood Spider-Man” but as part of the All-New, All-Different Marvel initiative he’s gone global. No longer is Spider-Man simply swinging around New York City but all parts of the world and with all kinds of gadgets and scientific goodies to help him. For this new global scope Marvel Comics have decided that a new number #1 is in order allowing for a clean jumping on point for lapsed and new readers alike. Read on to find out more about this action-packed début issue as well as read a few preview pages.
2000AD Prog #1950 is a perfect jumping on point for the classic science fiction anthology with four new comic stories starting this week. Wheather you’re new or a lapsed reader there should be a story that appeals to you. Take a peek inside to see the cover as well as read a few pages from each of these new stories.
With the apparent inspiration on Batman Vs Superman: Dawn of Justice and the beginning of a third part in the trilogy coming in November I take a look at Frank Miller’s classic Batman story The Dark Knight Returns. If you haven’t read this legendary story then read on to discover what makes it so good.
If you haven’t had a chance to read any of Marvel’s Star Wars comics then the Ultimate Guide To Marvel’s Star Wars Comics aims to give you all the details you need to go out and read them. I’ve tried to make it as easy and helpful as possible by spliting it up into ongoing titles, miniseries and also different periods in the Star Wars timeline so you can find the right fit for you. Read on to find out more…
Whether you’ve been into then for years or only a short time, comics are always better when you share them with the people close to you. This has inspired me to create this easy guide in order to help you get your friends, family and even co-workers into the wonderful medium of comics in a few simple steps. Follow these steps and in no time at all you’ll be converting the non-believers and the uninitiated in droves and have a new hobby to share with those close to you.
While the much loved Avatar: The Last Airbender might’ve ended on TV, the much loved animated series continued in a series of graphic novels that pick up where the show left off. If you were a fan of the show but haven’t had the chance to check out the graphic novels here’s a handy reading order guide to get you started.
Each month I like to showcase a batch of new comics that you should be reading. I try and make it varied, mixing up creative ideas, genres and different storytelling to create a list that will have something that will appeal to everyone. This month we have witches, decapitated heads, an emerald archer, Deadpool taking on Thanos, futuristic parkour and much more.
Imagine a world built upon a magical science called alchemy, where almost anything is possible. Two brothers, Edward and Alphonse Elric, search the world for the mythical Philosopher’s Stone, a magical stone of unlimited power. Read this manga and embark on the epic quest of two brothers trying to save both their mother and themselves.
Should I read comics in print or digitally? It’s a question that I’ve received many times throughout the life of How to Love Comics and one that there’s no clear cut answer to. Everyone has their preference and reason why print or digital is their chosen format. To help you decide what format you should chose I have listed the pros and cons of each. Will it be be print or digital? Read on to find out!
Sometimes the X-Men can be very confusing with the multiple titles, hundreds of characters and crossovers-a-plenty. Luckily there’s a podcast dedicated to explaining the ins and outs of Marvel’s mutants. I’d like to introduce you to Rachel & Miles X-Plain The X-Men – you’re podcast companion to all things X-Men.