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Lifetime reader of comics and fan of Planet of the Apes. When the two combine I can barely contain myself. Image, Boom and Titan comics fight for shelf space with Doctor Who DVDs.
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Review: Slots #2

Review: Slots #2

November 7th, 2017 | by Darryll Robson
Continuing the story from Image and Skybound comics, Slots #2 hits the shelves this week. Our contributor, Darrryll Robson, takes a look at this issue to see how the confidence trick is playing out. There is more conniving tricks and underhand scheming going on in...
Review: Lazaretto #3

Review: Lazaretto #3

October 31st, 2017 | by Darryll Robson
As the virus continues to spread, Chapman and Levang continue to disgust their readers in the pages of Lazaretto. Our contributor, Darryll Robson, is hiding out in issue 3, hoping to bring you an uninfected insight into this months offering. College on lock down, seniors...
Review: Lazaretto #2
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Review: Lazaretto #2

October 10th, 2017 | by Darryll Robson
Issue 2 of Boom’s miniseries Lazaretto, is out this week. And as the characters become isolated in their college dorm rooms our contributor, Darryll Robson, dares to take a peek inside to see if it’s safe to enter. Spoiler alert: it’s not safe to enter....
Review: Slots #1

Review: Slots #1

October 2nd, 2017 | by Darryll Robson
New from Image and Skybound comics comes Slots, the story of a confidence man paying back his dues. Our contributor, Darrryll Robson, takes a look at the first issue to see if he can see through the sleight of hand. From the imprint that brought...
Review: Hi Fi Fight Club #2

Review: Hi Fi Fight Club #2

September 26th, 2017 | by Darryll Robson
The second issue of Boom Box’s 90’s themed teenage title, Hi Fi Fight Club, is out and our contributor, Darryll Robson, takes a look inside to see what you can expect. The secret is out and the hunt is on as Carly Usdin’s debut comic...
Review: Lazaretto #1

Review: Lazaretto #1

September 21st, 2017 | by Darryll Robson
  Continuing their move into more adult, horror based comics, Boom! Studios has another new release this week. A deadly virus based horror story, entitled Lazaretto, starts to spread and our contributor, Darryll Robson, peeks inside the dorms to see what it is all about....
We Comiconverse With Paul Cornell
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We Comiconverse With Paul Cornell

September 16th, 2017 | by Darryll Robson
The wonderful world of comics is full of firsts; first issues; first stories for certain characters; first experiences of the industry. Each first is a starting point to larger experiences which are as varied as the genres in the comic book industry. To coincide will...
We Comiconverse With Bambos Georgiou

We Comiconverse With Bambos Georgiou

September 13th, 2017 | by Darryll Robson
The wonderful world of comics is full of firsts; first issues; first stories for certain characters; first experiences of the industry. Each first is a starting point to larger experiences which are as varied as the genres in the comic book industry. To coincide will...
There’s A First Time For Everything

There’s A First Time For Everything

September 11th, 2017 | by Darryll Robson
It's not just first issues that are milestones for comic book fans, there are many experiences that can be classed as a 'first'. Our contributor, Darryll Robson, takes a stroll through the firsts that define his comic book fandom. There's a first time for everything....
Review: Winnebago Graveyard #4

Review: Winnebago Graveyard #4

September 11th, 2017 | by Darryll Robson
All good things must come to an end and our contributor, Darryll Robson, takes a look at the final issue of Winnebago Graveyard from Image Comics. Winnebago Graveyard has been building up over the first three issues, introducing the characters, settings and the gruesome possibilities...
We ComiConverse with Carly Usdin

We ComiConverse with Carly Usdin

September 3rd, 2017 | by Darryll Robson
This week sees the release of the first issue of Hi Fi Fight Club, written by Carly Usdin, from Boom! Studios. The comic is an all-girl, teen adventure story set in a record store in the late 1990’s. Although this is Carly Usdin’s first comic...
Review: Saucer State #3

Review: Saucer State #3

September 2nd, 2017 | by Darryll Robson
Aliens are coming and the President has more problems than she realizes in the latest issue of Saucer State. Our contributor, Darryll Robson, takes a look at the new issue from IDW to see how everything is holding up. Political turmoil, fears of invasion, civil...
Review: Hi Fi Fight Club #1

Review: Hi Fi Fight Club #1

September 2nd, 2017 | by Darryll Robson
Boom Box’s new teenage title Hi Fi Fight Club is out this week and ComiConverse contributor, Darryll Robson, takes a look inside. The teenage comic audience is growing and publishers are catering more and more for that age group. Boom! Studios’ imprint Boom! Box already...
Review: Winnebago Graveyard #3

Review: Winnebago Graveyard #3

August 14th, 2017 | by Darryll Robson
The penultimate issue of Image Comic’s Winnebago Graveyard is released this week. As the horror steps ups so does our contributor, Darryll Robson, to review this issue. Will he make it to the end? Review: Winnebago Graveyard #3 Horror is sweeping the shelves in comic...
Review: Winnebago Graveyard #2

Review: Winnebago Graveyard #2

July 23rd, 2017 | by Darryll Robson
Continuing the journey into the heart of the American Horror genre, our contributor Darryll Robson takes a look inside issue 2 of Image Comic’s Winnebago Graveyard. Review: Winnebago Graveyard #2 After the opening issue last month Steve Niles picks up where he left off with...
Review: Victor LaValle’s Destroyer #3

Review: Victor LaValle’s Destroyer #3

July 23rd, 2017 | by Darryll Robson
The Frankenstein retelling from Victor LaValle and Boom Studios! reaches its central point with issue 3. Our contributor, Darryll Robson, takes a look at the comic to see how far it has come and how it is holding up. Review: Victor LaValle’s Destroyer #3 Flashbacks,...
Review: War For The Planet Of The Apes #1

Review: War For The Planet Of The Apes #1

July 13th, 2017 | by Darryll Robson
Continuing a long line of movie tie in comics, Boom Studios! release a new Planet of Apes comic just in time for the theatrical release of War for the Planet of the Apes. Our contributor and Planet of the Apes fan, Darryll Robson, takes a...
Username: Evie Revisited

Username: Evie Revisited

July 9th, 2017 | by Darryll Robson
Due to a cut back in new comic book reading, our contributor Darryll Robson has taken to re-reading chunks of his collection. In this 'Revisited' series, he looks back at a selected run of a particular comic to see if they are still worth reading...
Review: Saucer State #2

Review: Saucer State #2

June 29th, 2017 | by Darryll Robson
IDW Publishing brings us issue 2 of Saucer State depicting a world in turmoil with a potential invasion on the horizon. Our contributor, Darryll Robson, enters the fray to see if we stand a chance or should be heading for the hills. Review: Saucer State...
Review: Clue #1

Review: Clue #1

June 28th, 2017 | by Darryll Robson
Proving that comics can have many strings to their bows, IDW Publishing have put out a new comedy whodunnit in the form of Clue and our contributor, Darryll Robson, entered the murder house to check out the suspects. Review: Clue #1 It was a board...
Review: Victor LaValle’s Destroyer #2

Review: Victor LaValle’s Destroyer #2

June 24th, 2017 | by Darryll Robson
Boom Studios! modern take on Frankenstein continues this week and our contributor, Darryll Robson, takes a look at expanding world that Victor LaValle has created. Review: Victor LaValle's Destroyer #2 The emotional family story and birthing metaphors from Mary Shelley’s’ original Frankenstein novel take a...
Review: Winnebago Graveyard #1

Review: Winnebago Graveyard #1

June 15th, 2017 | by Darryll Robson
Pagan rituals, late night slaughters and journeys through the wilderness for unsuspecting holiday makers; this is the meat of Image Comics’ new horror title Winnebago Graveyard. It’s a case of something new paying homage to something old as our contributor, Darryll Robson, enters the dark...

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