Category Archives: Comic books

Comic Book Wednesday: ‘Umbral’

“When the bards sing songs of my life, they probably won’t mention this part. The part where I fell into the Umbral and couldn’t get out.” This is the beginning of a new horror fantasy comic titled “Umbral.”

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Comic Book Wednesday: ‘Pretty Deadly’

I’m not sure how to begin describing the opening scenes of the comic “Pretty Deadly” because so much happens to set up the story in the first few pages.

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Comic Book Wednesday: ‘Alex + Ada’

Feel lonely? Just got your heart broken? Fill the void with an android boyfriend or girlfriend, which is the premise of Image Comics’ “Alex + Ada.”

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Autism awareness comic book creators to hold “Face Value Comics” signings

Dover resident David Kot started off with an idea to create a handbook to help with his autism spectrum research — and now he created a comic titled “Face Value Comics.”

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Comic Book Wednesday: ‘Rat Queens’

It’s a woman’s world for Dee, Hannah, Violet and Betty, a rowdy foursome of fearless fighters in Kurtis J. Wiebe and Roc Upchurch’s “Rat Queens.”

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Comic Book Wednesday: ‘Rocket Girl’

Dayoung Johansson rockets to the past from the future 2013 to save the world from the monopoly of Quintum Mechanics in this week’s Comic Book Wednesday title, “Rocket Girl.”

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Chills and thrills arrive at Halloween ComicFest

Halloween ComicFest is back again, and York County comic book stores will be participating with costume contests, prizes and free comics!

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Comic Book Wednesday: ‘Hinterkind’

What if Mother Earth had enough of the human race and decided to demote us? Would we be able to adapt being near the bottom of the food chain? Vertigo’s “Hinterkind” explores this story.

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Comic Book Wednesday: ‘The Mocking Dead’

“The Mocking Dead” is much more than a spoof of “The Walking Dead;” it is an actual story about how the humans fought off the zombies, using a plan created by examples in entertainment

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Drugs and drink drive hero in ‘Buzzkill’

For some heroes, power comes from the stars or a mutation or a secret experiment gone awry.

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