Tag Archives: Sean Phillips

The Fade Out #12: Burning in the Past

This article was originally published at Comics Bulletin on January 7, 2015. The Fade Out #12 is a very disappointing comic book. It’s an anti-climax with no big showdown, revelations, or deaths. The closest thing to any of this came … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Criminal Special Edition is Filled with Swords, Sorcery, and Savagery

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on February 25, 2015. A sparsely garbed warrior wields his sword to strike down thieves, thugs, and anyone else who may cross his path. He revels in adventures where he seizes both treasures … Continue reading

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The Fade Out #4: A Beautiful Dedication (Review)

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on January 5, 2014. The Fade Out #4 opens with a dedication to Eduardo Navarro Lopez. Lopez was Elizabeth Breitweiser’s color flatting assistant on comics like Fatale, Velvet, and The Fade Out and … Continue reading

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ADVANCE REVIEW: The Fade Out #1 Is A Massive Success

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on August 11, 2014. Ed Brubaker and Sean Phillips will go down as one of the classic teams in comics’ canon. Like Jack Kirby and Stan Lee, Frank Miller and David Mazzucchelli, Garth … Continue reading

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Weekly Checkup – 06/26/2013

Whoa, this week was a whopper and I feel absolutely spoiled. With everything from pulp revivals (Five Ghosts) to great superhero action (FF and Young Avengers), from dynamic debuts (Lazarus) to the best comic in recent memory (Hawkeye (read: Hawkguy)) … Continue reading

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Friday Follow Up – 03/29/2013

Age of Ultron #3 On the bright side, we got a more dramatic reveal than Captain America hanging out in a hallway at the end of this issue. Besides that final reveal, there isn’t a whole lot new about this … Continue reading

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