It’s time for another edition of A Valiant Read! This time we’re taking a look at Unity Volume 1: To Kill A King. Written by Matt Kindt and art by Doug Braithwaite, this trade paperback collects the first four issues of Valiant’s top team book.
This month’s list features an eclectic mix of legal documents, kung-fu heroes, punk rock ghosts, TV witches and intergalactic wars.
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 there is Saturday morning cartoon nostalgia, big superhero events, bounty hunters and much more.
As comic events can sometimes be a bit confusing, I’ve created the 4001 A.D. Reading Order Guide. This handy guide not only gives you a reading order but also lists the creative teams, release dates and tie-ins involved for this futuristic event.
With the upcoming Suicide Squad movie I’ve received a lot of questions as to where is the best place to start with these villainous misfits. Due to a number of reasons, see inside, I recommend the New 52 era and New Suicide Squad as great places to start reading and have created a reading order guide to make reading really easy.
With the top-notch creative team of Jeff Lemire (Sweet Tooth, Animal Man) and Matt Kindt (Mind MGMT) and art by the kinetic Paolo Rivera (Daredevil), this four part miniseries aims to be a great jumping on point for those who have never read any Valiant comics before. Take a look inside to find out more about this series and read a lengthy preview of the first issue.
This is a list 13 new comic books that you should be reading this December. With a great mix of storytelling, publishers and genres there is definitely something here for everyone.