Thursday, December 10, 2009
CBR's The Buy Pile for the week of December 7
Every week Hannibal Tabu goes to a comic book store called Comics Ink in Culver City, CA (Overland and Braddock - hey Steve, Jason, Vince and Sally) and grabs a whole lotta comics. Thursday afternoons you'll be able to get his thoughts (and they're just the opinions of one guy, so calm down) about all of that ... which goes something like this ...
Stuff worth noting
Speaking of creepy, "Pilot Season: Murderer" #1 had an interesting mix of "Dexter" and Mastermind Excello from "The Twelve," as a man tortured by his looks inside of the minds of others exacts fatal vengeance on those who would do wrong. His twitchy, hesitant mannerisms are starkly juxtaposed to his modus operandi and the end result is somewhat uncomfortable. Perhaps with an art team that could, say, work with the smoothness of a Kevin Maguire or a Jamie McKelvie or a Nicola Scott, the "acting" could carry it through that, but unless you're looking for a moodier, weirder sort of vibe than you get from Frank Castle (pre-monster movie) then this migh