Scene of the Crime

Scene of the Crime follows private investigator Jack Herriman as he’s tasked with tracking down Maggie Jordan, a missing person in the California Bay Area.  Jack’s efforts lead him to a commune where it’s believed Maggie had last been seen.  From there, it isn’t long until a trail of clues takes him to a motel…

The Superior Spider-Man: No Escape

The Spider-Slayer is locked up in an island prison off the coast of New York City awaiting execution for a brutal murder.  Despite overwhelming danger, Mayor J. Jonah Jameson insists on being present.  I’d like to say everything goes smoothly, but there wouldn’t be much of a story then would there? Just before he’s set…

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…