Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: Shade the Changing Girl TPB vol. 1: Earth Girl Made Easy – 2017 (Young Animal)

TITLE: Shade the Changing Girl TPB vol. 1: Earth Girl Made Easy YEAR: 2017 COMPANY: Young Animal Writer: Cecil Castellucci Artist: Marley Zarcone Inkers: Ande Parks, Ryan Kelly Colorist: Kelly Fitzpatrick Letterer: Saida Temofonte Young Animal Curator: Gerard Way Back in 1977, Steve Ditko would create “Shade, the Changing Man” about a man named Rac Shade, a fugitive from the militant planet, Meta which is in another dimension. Shade is wanted for stealing a powered M-vest which allows him to […]

Cave Carson Has a Cybernetic Eye Vol. 1: Going Underground TPB – July 2017 (Young Animal)

TITLE: Cave Carson Has a Cybernetic Eye Vol. 1: Going Underground TPB YEAR: July 2017 COMPANY: Young Animal Writers: Jon Rivera, Gerard Way Artist: Michael Avon Oeming Colorist: Nick Filardi Letterer: Clem Robins Many issues before Batman would be the main character featured primarily in the “Brave and the Bold” comic series, with issue #31, the comic would introduce “Cave Carson Adventures – Inside Earth”. Created by France Herron and Bruno Premiani in 1960, Cave Carson’s adventures beneath the Earth’s […]

Mother Panic TPB Vol. 1: A Work in Progress – June 2017 (Young Animal)

TITLE: Mother Panic TPB Vol. 1 YEAR: June 2017 COMPANY: Young Animal Writer: Jody Houser Illustrator: Tommy Lee Edwards/Shawn Crystal Colors by Jean-Francois Beaulibu Letterer: John Workman Editor: Molly Mahan DC’s Young Animal Curated by Gerard Way, Jody Houser and Tommy Lee Edwards One of the newer titles I have read is “Mother Panic” from DC Comics imprint “Young Animal”. Started in 2016, the imprint was developed by American musician and comic book writer, Gerard Way (author of “The Umbrella […]