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Preview: Spider-Gwen #28

Spider-Gwen #28

(W) Jason Latour (A/CA) Robbi Rodriguez
Rated T
In Shops: Jan 31, 2018
SRP: $3.99

• Every road in Earth-65 leads to Matt Murdock.
• Gwen takes the fight to the man who’s orchestrated so much of her problems.

When Redneck Revealed it was in the Same World as Southern Bastards

It looks like we’ve got a crossover between two Image Comic series. The below scene appears in Redneck #9. That series by Donny Cates, Lisandro Estherren, and Dee Cunniffe involves small town Vampires. Apparently they live pretty close to the fictional Craw County that’s the location of Jason Aaron and Jason Latour‘s Southern Bastards. That series is about racism, corruption, and football in a small Southern town.

Is this where Coach Boss has been dumping his bodies? They get killed in Southern Bastards and disposed of in Redneck?

Will we get more of a crossover? How about a mash-up series! Southern Rednecks? Redneck Bastards? No matter how official it is, it’s a great nod and wink for comic fans.

Review: Southern Bastards #19

A moment of truth for Roberta Tubb. A moment of reckoning for Coach Boss.

Its been too long since the last issue of Southern Bastards but reading Southern Bastards #19 is like revisiting a friend, a gut-wrenching friend. For a few issues now, the series has been building up to the eventual meeting of Roberta and Coach Boss. This issue delivers and it’s as tense as we’d expect.

Much of the issue is focused on football, as one would expect, with things looking like they’re falling apart around Coach Boss. It’s an interesting read of what feels like a meltdown of the world around a character. Writer Jason Aaron and artist Jason Latour create chaos and tension that’s rarely felt in comics.

And like a good story, when you think things are written in stone the creators surprise you.

What feels like a story about Boss losing control is flipped on its head half way through. Or is it? That is open for debate due to the eventual meeting of Roberta and Boss. Again, keeping the reader on their toes.

Latour’s art is fantastic filled with emotion and brutality. Jared K. Fletcher‘s lettering also is something to notice. The series relies heavily on the lettering to convey the emotional situation. The art along with how words are emphasized helps make each moment.

Just when you think the series is going to go in one direction, Aaron and Latour shifts things and the end of this issue is one of those. Where things are going and how it’ll play out? We’ll have to wait and see and I’m counting down the days. Consistently one of the best comic series on the market.

Story: Jason Aaron Art: Jason Latour Lettering: Jared K. Fletcher
Story: 9.0 Art: 9.0 Overall: 9.0  Recommendation: Buy

Image Comics provided Graphic Policy with a FREE copy for review

Preview: Spider-Gwen #27

Spider-Gwen #27

(W) Jason Latour (A) Veronica Fish, Olivia Margraf (CA) Robbi Rodriguez
Rated T
In Shops: Dec 20, 2017
SRP: $3.99

• With pressure mounting on all sides, the police force ratchets up their manhunt for the dangerous fugitive called Spider-Woman!
• And they’re hot on her tail – even in spite of her new black costume!

Preview: Spider-Gwen #25

Spider-Gwen #25

(W) Jason Latour (A) Robbi Rodriguez (CA) Khary Randolph
Rated T
In Shops: Oct 18, 2017
SRP: $3.99

Gwen’s life irrevocably changes as she bonds with her universe’s version of the Venom symbiote. What does it mean for her relationship with crime kingpin MATT MURDOCK? With her father? With THE OSBORNS?! Is any relationship in Gwen’s life safe? It’s SPIDER-GWEN like you’ve never seen her before, and this time, there’s no easy fix for her troubles! PLUS: Includes 3 bonus MARVEL PRIMER PAGES! Story by Robbie Thompson and art by Mark Bagley!

Review: Spider-Gwen Vol. 4 Predators

It’s Wednesday which means it’s new comic book day with new releases hitting shelves, both physical and digital, all across the world. This week we’ve got Spider-Gwen!

Spider-Gwen Vol. 4 Predators collects issues #19-23 by Jason Latour, Hannah Blumenreich, Robbi Rodriguez, Jorge Coelho, Jordan Gibson, Rico Renzi, and Lauren Affe.

Get your copy in comic shops today and bookstores on October 31. To find a comic shop near you, visit www.comicshoplocator.com or call 1-888-comicbook or digitally and online with the links below.

Spider-Gwen Vol. 4 Predators
Amazon/Kindle/comiXology or TFW


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Preview: Spider-Gwen #24

Spider-Gwen #24

(W) Jason Latour (A) Robbi Rodriguez (CA) Robbi Rodriquez
Rated T
In Shops: Sep 27, 2017
SRP: $3.99

• The aftermath of the PREDATORS storyline leaves Gwen in a VERY different place.
• Matt Murdock’s plans all come home to roost, and when you plan like our good friend Murderdock does, you know that ain’t pretty.

Preview: Star Wars Annual #3

Star Wars Annual #3

(W) Jason Latour (A/CA) Michael Walsh
Rated T
In Shops: Sep 20, 2017
SRP: $4.99

• The Rebel Alliance is on the lookout for a new secret base!
• Rebellion leader Princess Leia goes with Han Solo to scope out a secret hideout only he knows…
• …as well as the group of killers who want him dead!

Preview: Spider-Gwen #23

Spider-Gwen #23

(W) Jason Latour, Hannah Blumenreich (A) Robbi Rodriguez, Hannah Blumenreich (CA) Kris Anka
Rated T
In Shops: Aug 30, 2017
SRP: $3.99

“Predators” Part 5!
• Plus, Hannah Blumenreich steps in for a guest story starring THE MARY JANES!

Black Cloud Volume 1 Descends this October to Stores

Writers Ivan Brandon and Jason Latour, artist Greg Hinkle, and colorist Matt Wilson will release a trade paperback collection of the first arc in their darkly ethereal fantasy series Black Cloud this October.

Zelda’s about to start a war of dreams. In the days when story and reality were one, the old blood—people with the power to shape stories—built a new world to escape the future we all came to live in. Generations later, Zelda rejects the old blood’s dreams and escapes into our world to run from destiny. But destiny has a nasty way of catching up to you.

Black Cloud, Volume 1: No Exit (Diamond code: JUL170732, ISBN: 978-1-5343-0328-7) arrives in comic book stores Wednesday, October 11th and bookstores Tuesday, October 17th. The final order cutoff deadline for comics retailers is Monday, August 7th.

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