Tag Archives: Deadly Class

Review of Deadly Class #28

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on May 24, 2017. In a market drowning in soap operas, Deadly Class has continually set the standard for American comics over the past three years. After some significant twists and turns, that … Continue reading

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Fastball Feedback: Comic Book Reviews for August 5

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on August 5, 2015. There’s no era of life riper for drama than youth. When you’re young, everything feels like a matter of life or death. But that’s actually the case in some of … Continue reading

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Fastball Feedback: Comic Book Reviews for May 27

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on May 27, 2015. This week for Fastball Feedback, we’re taking a look at profitable careers in violence. There are three comics this week that are focused on violent men and women who … Continue reading

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ComicBook Countdown: New Releases for the Week of April 20th

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on April 19, 2015. Welcome to ComicBook Countdown, the place at ComicBook.Com where I will highlight some of each week’s most exciting debuts. From single issues to collected editions, films to television, action figures … Continue reading

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ADVANCE REVIEW: Deadly Class #10 is a Reflection of Two Events Gone Terribly Awry

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on January 5, 2014. Deadly Class #10 is an issue containing two distinct stories that are reflections of one another.  They are both the same and opposite, a dramatic version of the chemical … Continue reading

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Image Comics on The Big and Small Screen

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on December 18, 2014. Over the past ten years Image Comics has emerged the preeminent publisher of creator-owned comics, a fountain of ideas that continues to grow both its readership and its diverse … Continue reading

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The Best Comics of 2014: Part Two

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on December 11, 2014. Earlier this week we covered the first half of ComicBook.Com’s Best Comics of 2014 list. It was an incredible selection of comics from a wide variety of publishers including both … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Deadly Class #8 is a Terribly Beautiful Meditation on Depression

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on October 15, 2014. Mental illness and the scars we carry inside have been constant themes throughout Rick Remender’s comics ever since his work on Fear Agent. The causes and ramifications of our … Continue reading

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ADVANCE REVIEW: Deadly Class #7 – “An Exemplar of Creator-Owned Comics”

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on September 16, 2014. I’m increasingly sensitive to text in comics. Whenever dialogue and narration overwhelm a page or do something that an image could have done better, it sends up an instant … Continue reading

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(Deadly) Class is in Session

This article was originally published at Comics Bulletin on June 9, 2014. Deadly Class is one of my favorite new series of 2014. It blends a fun and twisted premise with some of the best comics storytelling available. The characters … Continue reading

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