Dune Graphic Novel: Book 2 is the second part of a comic book adaptation of Frank Herbert’s classic scifi novel of the same name. The graphic novel series is adapted by Brian Herbert and Kevin J. Anderson and illustrated by Raul Allen and Patricia Martin. As with Book 1, this second part is faithful to the source material, with Book 2 adapting “Muad’dib” the second book of Dune.(more…)
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GEEK OUT!!! PROVIDENCE BY ALAN MOORE & JACEN BURROWS [REVIEW]GEEK OUT!!! PROVIDENCE BY ALAN MOORE & JACEN BURROWS [REVIEW]
A bit late to this graphic novel but considering the responses to recent geek movies The Shape of Water and Annihilation, the moment seemed appropriate for quick thoughts about Providence.
Our protagonist is Jack Barlow – a bit of a loser character. Jack’s pregnant wife – Patience – is murdered in 2016 and that event traumatises him for life. Thirteen years later, he comes across a time travel device which provides him with the opportunity to prevent Patience’s murder. Naturally, things don’t quite pan out as planned.
COMIC BOOK REVIEW: KILLING AND DYING (BY ADRIAN TOMINE)COMIC BOOK REVIEW: KILLING AND DYING (BY ADRIAN TOMINE)
Real life is scary.
ELRIC : STORMBRINGER
Written by Julien Blondel and Jean-Luc Cano | Illustrated by Didier Poli and Robin Recht
Elric : Stormbringer is a graphic novel adaptation of Michael Moorcock‘s Elric novel series.(more…)
ELRIC : THE RUBY THRONE
Written by Julien Blondel.
Art & Colors by Didier Poli, Robin Recht & Jean Bastide.
“… the story you begin reading here is the saga of the Albino I would have written myself if I had thought of it first.”
In his introduction to this latest graphic novel adaptation of the Elric novels, Michael Moorcock, the original writer himself was obviously impressed enough to pen the above words. It’s easy to be cynical and slightly incredulous initially. Having read the book itself and previous comic book adaptations already, what new perspective could Blondel provide?(more…)
Nemo: Heart of Ice is a volume in The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen series, written by Alan Moore and illustrated by Kevin O’Neill.(more…)