[Con Report] Springfield Comic Con 2022: Any Percent Speedrun

This past weekend Springfield, Massachusetts held its first ever Comic Con at the Mass Mutual Center. The event was finally able to be held following a two-year delay due to COVID-19 pandemic. Surprisingly, the convention was only a single day which spanned from 10:30 AM to 4:00 PM on Saturday, July 23rd. Whereas, I was able to attend the event after only learning about its existence at practically the eleventh hour.   First off, getting to the convention was not terribly difficult, and the wait to enter it was not…

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Valiant Entertainment Announces New Ninjak Series by Jeff Parker & Javier Pulido

Valiant Entertainment has announced that their superspy ninja, Colin King, better known as Ninjak is getting a brand new series with a new number 1 coming in 2021. For those unaware, Ninjak was co-created by Mark Moretti and Joe Quesada in 1993. The character made his official debut in Bloodshot that same year. Now, below is the synopsis for the upcoming series from Valiant: July 20th, 2020 (New York, NY) –  A spy thriller story that is unlike anything you’ve seen before starts next year in NINJAK #1!   Arriving in 2021, Ringo Award-winning…

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[Comic Review] X-O Manowar (2020) #1 & 2

Comic Credits Writer: Dennis “Hopeless” Hallum Artist: Emilio Laiso Colorist: Hassan Otsmane-Elhaou Cover Artist: Christian Ward Variant Cover Artists (issue 1): Jeff Dekal, Greg Smallwood, Rod Reis, Raul Allen   The following is a ‘Straight Forward Review’ for Valiant’s X-O Manowar (2020) issue 1 and issue 2. This review will be broken down into three segments: the Story, the Art, and the Final Verdict. Nevertheless, let’s begin with our review…   Story This brand new story for X-O Manowar sees the ancient king Aric of Dacia who has seen so…

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Review: Roku Issue 1

Comic Review Writer: Cullen Bunn Art: Ramon F Bachs Colors: Stephane Paitreau Letters: Dave Sharpe Associate Editor: David Menchel Editor: Lysa Hawkins Covers: Dave Johnson, Viktor Kalvachev   Warning: This review for Roku 01 will contain spoilers, but fans can currently find it available in their local comic book store.   Going into this series I do not know anything about the character, along with the story being told. However, I have to say that this issue has pulled me in enough to where I want to check out issue…

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