Friday, January 22, 2010

Quarter Bin Reviews Darkness: Shadows & Flames

The Quarter Bin took at look at Rob Levin and Jorge Lucas' Darkness: Shadows & Flame one-shot, and here are a few things they had to say:

What’s interesting about the major powers in the Top Cow universe, and in this case specifically the Darkness, is that they have been around for centuries, millennia, presumably even longer. That means there’s a rich history just waiting to be explored, which occasionally happens in the form of a mini-series or one-shot. Such is the case with The Darkness: Shadows and Flame, a Lovecraft-inspired tale set in 1897.

The Darkness: Shadows and Flame is an interesting look at the Top Cow U’s past, giving just a glimpse of who the Darkness used to be, decades before Jackie Estacado would wield that power. If you’re a fan of Estacado’s adventures, then pick up this one-shot, which is in stores now.

To read the rest of the article, go here.

Source: Quarter Bin

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