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Rai Volume 1: Welcome to New Japan by Matt Kindt – Comic Review

Rai Volume 1: Welcome to New Japan by Matt Kindt and Clayton Crain is the first trade paperback instalment in a cyberpunk, dystopian, science-fiction comic series, originally published in October 2014 by Valiant. It’s the year 4001 A.D and the island of Japan is now in geosynchronous orbit around the Earth, which is a wasteland.…… Continue reading Rai Volume 1: Welcome to New Japan by Matt Kindt – Comic Review

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Pride of Baghdad by Brian K. Vaughan & Niko Henrichon – A Comic Review

Pride of Baghdad is a stand-alone graphic novel written by Brian K. Vaughan (Ex-Machina, Saga) with artwork from Niko Henrichon (Noah). The story follows a pride of starving lions that escaped captivity from the Baghdad Zoo in 2003 during the American bombing of Iraq. This comic has been sitting on my shelf for over a…… Continue reading Pride of Baghdad by Brian K. Vaughan & Niko Henrichon – A Comic Review

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Chew Volume 1: Taster’s Choice by John Layman & Rob Guillory – A Comic Review

Chew Volume 1: Taster’s Choice is the first instalment in a crime fiction, comic series that is written by John Layman with artwork by Rob Guillory. It follows an Asian protagonist by the name of Tony Chu who is a detective that has as a secret ability: he is cibopathic. What that means is that…… Continue reading Chew Volume 1: Taster’s Choice by John Layman & Rob Guillory – A Comic Review

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Tokyo Ghost Volume 1: The Atomic Garden by Rick Remender – A Comic Review

Tokyo Ghost Volume 1: The Atomic Garden is a post-apocalyptic, cyberpunk, science-fiction comic book series written by Rick Remender (Black Science, Low) and illustrated by Sean Gordon Murphy (Punk Rock Jesus). It follows the exploits of two constables that are charged with helping a local gang leader maintain his monopoly on providing a digital fix…… Continue reading Tokyo Ghost Volume 1: The Atomic Garden by Rick Remender – A Comic Review