Criminal – The Sinners

Forced into paying off his dead brother’s debts, Tracy Lawless has been employed as a hitman for powerful crime boss, Sebastian Hyde.  For the past year, Tracy has been knocking off slimy folks deemed expendable by his maniacal master.  However, there’s been some issues with Tracy’s efficiency.  Regardless of his orders, Tracy has to make…

Criminal – Bad Night

Jake spends his days in a waking coma.  He walks the streets at night, produces a syndicated comic strip during the day, and grabs sleep when he can.  It’s not a bad life considering he was once accused of murdering his wife, a charge he managed to avoid due to a lack of evidence.  But…

Ms. Marvel: No Normal

A teenager who longs for freedom from her overbearing parents finds herself inheriting powers from the mysterious Terrigen Mist that spreads throughout Jersey City. The new iteration of Ms. Marvel centres around Pakistani-American Kamala Khan, Marvel’s first Muslim character to headline her own series.  That being said, series’ author G. Willow Wilson isn’t about to…

Spider-Man: Learning to Crawl

Current Spider-Man scribe Dan Slott decides to expand upon the wall-crawler’s origins with a tale set within web-head’s first sixty days.  Struggling to come to terms with his newfound powers and responsibilities, Peter Parker inadvertently inspires a young fan to take up action as New York’s newest superhero, The Clash.  Will Spidey continue to inspire…

Hawkeye: Little Hits

As great as Matt Fraction’s work on Hawkeye has been so far, I can’t help but feel this was all a part of a plan to have the character’s name changed to “Hawkguy”, which I’m 100% in support of. Oh, and to also introduce Pizza Dog as the next Avenger. At the urging of Spider-man…

Deadpool: Original Sin

Deadpool and his new wife Shiklah are forced to fend off the aggressive forces of Shiklah’s jilted lover, Dracula.  While they are off making quick work of the vampire horde, Deadpool’s friend, S.H.I.E.L.D Agent Preston, discovers a terrible secret that threatens her relationship with Deadpool himself. Look, I’ll be the first person to admit that…

Daredevil: Born Again

Daredevil’s secret identity has fallen into the hands of The Kingpin.  Rather than a quick and brutal strike, Kingpin elects to take a slow, punishing measure of revenge against a man who has been a thorn in his side for years.  Stripping away everything Matt Murdock holds dear, Kingpin leaves Daredevil a shell of his…