The Punisher Feb11

The Punisher

Marvel Comics April 2014 Disclaimer: I have never liked the Punisher much. How many times can you see an unstoppable rage-machine tortured by the past take up arms against the Underworld blah blah blah? Been there, done that. So, when Marvel announced yet another Punisher relaunch, I didn’t pay it much mind. But when the creative team was announced to be Nathan Edmondson and Mitch Gerads, I became intrigued. For those not in the know, Edmondson and Gerads are the team behind Image Comics military title, THE ACTIVITY. Lauded for it’s startlingly accurate portrayal of American black-ops, THE ACTIVITY has been praised by government agencies as...

Black Widow #1 with Kate (and Dan) Jan16

Black Widow #1 with Kate (and Dan)

::Dan walks in to find Kate putting on a scuba suit:: D: C’mon, Red. It’s the middle of winter and you don’t like to swim. You don’t even like getting your face wet in the shower. K: Silly American. Don’t you know I’m a Russian super-agent? It’s true! Just like Natasha Romanov, the Black Widow. See, I’m a redhead just like she is! But I still needed a skin-tight action-suit like she’s got… D: So you settled on a scuba suit? K: … well, yeah. Also, I borrowed your credit card. ::CRASH:: D: I don’t think the Widow wears swim fins. And if she did, I bet she wouldn’t fall on her ass. K: Help me up, American. And here ::hands Dan a comic book::...