Category Archives: Venom

  • Edge of VenomVerse #1 Review (Spoilers)

    Edge of VenomVerse #1 Review (Spoilers)

    Much like Dan Slott’s Spider-Verse before it, VenomVerse will feature Venoms from across the Multiverse fighting against a collective threat to them all. And much like Spider-Verse, we are being introduced to some of the key players of the event in a mini-series called Edge of ____Verse. Considering the…

  • Venom (2016) #6 Review

    Venom (2016) #6 Review

    WRITER: Mike Costa ARTIST: Gerardo Sandoval COLOR ARTIST: Dono Sanchez-Almara LETTERER: VC’s Clayton Cowles COVER ARTIST: Gerardo Sandoval ASST. EDITOR: Allison Stock EDITOR: Devin Lewis EXECUTIVE EDITOR: Nick Lowe STORY (with commentary): Eddie Brock, the only remaining member of the FBI’s Anti-Symbiote Task Force (Brock is told that he’s…

  • Venom (2016) #5 Review

    Venom (2016) #5 Review

    WRITER: Mike Costa ARTIST: Gerardo Sandoval, with Iban Coello COLOR ARTIST: Dono Sanchez-Almara, Israel Silva, & Andres Mossa LETTERER: VC’s Clayton Cowles COVER ARTIST: Gerardo Sandoval ASST. EDITOR: Allison Stock EDITOR: Devin Lewis EXECUTIVE EDITOR: Nick Lowe   STORY (with commentary): After Facebook-stalking Flash (how this Venom-fight ended up…

  • Venom (2016) #4 Review & Special Venom Announcement

    Venom (2016) #4 Review & Special Venom Announcement

    WRITER: Mike Costa ARTIST: Gerardo Sandoval, with Juanan Ramirez COLOR ARTIST: Dono Sanchez-Almara LETTERER: VC’s Clayton Cowles COVER ARTIST: Gerardo Sandoval ASST. EDITOR: Allison Stock EDITOR: Devin Lewis EXECUTIVE EDITOR: Nick Lowe   STORY (with commentary): The FBI agents meet Price outside of the Baxter Building, confidant that Venom…

  • Venom (2016) #3 Review

    Venom (2016) #3 Review

    WRITER: Mike Costa ARTIST: Gerardo Sandoval COLOR ARTIST: Dono Sanchez-Almara LETTERER: VC’s Clayton Cowles COVER ARTIST: Gerardo Sandoval ASST. EDITOR: Allison Stock EDITOR: Devin Lewis EXECUTIVE EDITOR: Nick Lowe   STORY: Price/Venom attacks the FBI agents who corner him in the alley. But when Firebug burns the symbiote, it…

  • Venom (2016) #2 Review

    Venom (2016) #2 Review

    WRITER: Mike Costa ARTIST: Gerardo Sandoval COLOR ARTIST: Dono Sanchez Almara LETTERER: VC’s Clayton Cowles COVER ARTIST: Gerardo Sandoval ASST. EDITOR: Allison Stock EDITOR: Devin Lewis EXECUTIVE EDITOR: Nick Lowe   STORY (with commentary): Lee Price talks his way into Black Cat’s criminal organization after having spent the night…

  • Venom (2016) #1 Review

    Venom (2016) #1 Review

    WRITER: Mike Costa ARTIST: Gerardo Sandoval COLOR ARTIST: Dono Sanchez Almara LETTERER: VC’s Clayton Cowles COVER by Gerardo Sandoval ASST. EDITOR: Allison Stock EDITOR: Devin Lewis STORY (with commentary): The Venom symbiote (separated from Flash Thompson sometime between this issue and Space Knight #13) is running ragged around NYC, jumping…

  • Guardians of the Galaxy (2015) #5 Review

    “The Negative Zone. We’re full circle. It’s just rock-solid storytelling.” We’ll see, Bendis, we’ll see. Let’s not ride off into the sunset just yet. . . WRITER: Brian Michael Bendis ARTIST: Valerio Schiti COLOR ARTIST: Richard Isanove LETTERER: VC’s Cory Petit COVER by Arthur Adams & Jason Keith ASSISTANT…

  • Guardians of the Galaxy (2015) #’s1-4 Review

    “Rocket, turn this ship around or I am going to take it from you.” Because Bendis’ contract would be up if he wasn’t writing a book with Kitty Pride in it, Marvel Comics proudly presents the All-New, All-Different GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY. . . Oh and Agent (of the Cosmos!!)…

  • Battle View October 2015: Radioactive Spider-Gwen, Guardians of the Galaxy

    Ladies and Gentlemen, in my first monthly review segment, we have The Radioactive Spider-Gwen going up against Flash Thompson and his team, The Guardians of the Galaxy. Both are hitting us with new number one issues, but who had the stronger return in the wake of Secret Wars?  …

  • Spider-Island #5 Review (+ Event Review) (Spoilers)

    Y’all ready for the boss battle round of Spider-Island? After getting the lowest grade yet last issue, Flash and his creative team will make one last Hail Mary pass to save the Spider-Island, domain and series alike. Are they successful? Spider-Island #5: The Grand Finale Writer: Christos Gage Artist:…

  • Spider-Island #4 (2015) Review (Spoilers)

    This time around, we join Agent Venom as his crusade for humanity finally brings him before The Queen. Will this issue buck the downward trend of the last few issues? Spider Island #4: Intelligent Design Writer: Christos Gage Artist: Paco Diaz Colorist: Frank D’Armata C.Artist: Humberto Ramos & Edgar…

  • Spider-Island #3 (2015) Review (Spoilers)

    Agent Venom continues to race against the Queen and her army this issue. Does the addition of Vincent Stegron and Peter Parker to Flash’s team help or hinder this issue? Spider-Island #3: Goblin Knight in Shining Armor Writer: Christos Gage Artist: Paco Diaz Colorist: Frank D’Armata Letterer: Travis Lanham…

  • Venom’s Journey: Guardians of the Galaxy Hype-Up

    “Underneath this fragile frameLives a battle between pride and shameBut I’ve misplaced that sense of fright This crown of thorns is perched atop my spine” (Neon Cathedrals- Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, this song always reminds me of Flash) First, I’d like to thank George Berryman for letting me continue…

  • Venom 41 review

    We learn about the Descent in this issue; in more ways then one unfortunately.   Venom #41 Writer: Cullen Bun Artist: Jorge Coelho Color Art: Lee Loughridge Letters: VC’s Joe Caramagna Cover Art: Declan Shalvey & Jordie Bellaire   Spoilers follow after the break—       The Plot:…

  • Venom Ongoing Cancelled at Issue #42

      In interviewing writer Cullen Bunn, Marvel.com confirms that #42 of Venom will be the series’ last. The series began with writer Rick Remender and continued throughout the storylines of the Thunderbolts, Spider-Island and Minimum Carnage. About the end of the series, Bunn remarks : “At the end of…

  • Venom 037 review

    Super-villains galore in this book as Lord Ogre places a bounty on Venom.   Venom #37 Writer: Cullen Bun Artist: Kim Jacinto Color Art: Lee Loughridge Letters: VC’s Joe Caramagna Cover Art: Declan Shalvey & Jordie Bellaire       (Spoilers follow after the break) – – And sorry…

  • Venom 35 review

    The Flash Thompson-Eddie Brock personal confrontation we’ve been waiting for since Eddie made his return to this series!   Venom #35 Writer: Cullen Bun Artist: Declan Shalvey Color Art: Lee Loughridge Letters: VC’s Joe Caramagna Cover Art: Declan Shalvey & Jordie Bellaire “Night of the Symbiote Slayers” Spoilers follow…

  • Venom 34 review

    New Venom Flash Thompson and original Venom Eddie Brock have a symbiote smackdown!   Venom #34 Writer: Cullen Bun Artist: Declan Shalvey Color Art: Lee Loughridge Letters: VC’s Joe Caramagna Cover Art: Declan Shalvey & Jordie Bellaire “Family Bonding”            The Plot: Toxin (Eddie Brock)…

  • Venom 33 review

    As Flash tracks down the zombie cyborg from last issue, he is also being hunted by the original Venom, Eddie Brock.   Venom #33 Writer: Cullen Bun Artist: Declan Shalvey Color Art: Lee Loughridge Letters: VC’s Joe Caramagna Cover Art: Declan Shalvey & Jordie Bellaire “Monsters Anonymous”    …

  • Venom 32 review

    Flash meets a new zombie-cyborg villain.   Venom #32 Writer: Cullen Bun Artist: Declan Shalvey Color Art: Lee Loughridge Letters: VC’s Joe Caramagna Cover Art: Shane Davis & Morry Hollowell “Toxic Lifestyle”       The Plot: A flashback shows how Eddie was bonded to the Toxin symbiote against…

  • Venom 31 review

    Flash Thompson moves to Philly as part of Marvel Now! Venom #31 Writer: Cullen Bun Artist: Declan Shalvey Color Art: Lee Loughridge Letters: VC’s Joe Caramagna Cover Art: Paulo Siqueira & Andres Mossa “Day One”    Spoliers after the break.     The Plot: Flash (in his wheelchair) moves…

  • Venom #30 review

    Venom vs. the U-Foes round 3, plus Flash makes a life-changing decision and a familiar face returns.   Venom #30 Writer: Cullen Bun Pencils: Tony Silas & Roger Robinson Inks: Decastro, Mendoza, Bit & Robinson Color Art: Mossa & Fabela Letters: VC’s Joe Caramagna Cover Art: Shane Davis &…

  • Venom 29 Review

    Venom battles the U-Foes in attempt to free reporter Kathy Kiernan and some other hostages. Venom #29   Writer: Cullen Bun Pencils: Tony Silas Inks: Nelson Decastro w/ Terry Pallot Color Art: Soto, Mossa & Fabela Letters: VC’s Joe Caramagna Cover Art: Shane Davis & Morry Hollowell “Drowning in…

  • VENOM #28 REVIEW

    Venom tussles with the U-Foes in Philly. Check out the review. Leave a comment! VENOM #28 “The Land Where the Killers Dwell” WRITER: Cullen Bunn PENCILS: Thony Silas INKS: Nelson Decastro COLORS: Chris Sotomayor LETTERS: VC’s Joe Caramagna COVER ART: Shane Davis & Morry Hollowell PLOT: Venom fights the…