It’s Moebius the Living Vampire! Or is it Morbius? We also talk Hellboy Winter Special 2019, Daphne Byrne #1, and Tartarus #1. Plus Criminal Volume 2: Lawless.

NEWS

MORBIUS – Teaser Trailer

MORBIUS – watch the teaser trailer now. In theaters this summer. One of Marvel’s most compelling and conflicted characters comes to the big screen as Oscar® winner Jared Leto transforms into the enigmatic antihero, Michael Morbius. Dangerously ill with a rare blood disorder, and determined to save others suffering his same fate, Dr. Morbius attempts a desperate gamble.

REVIEWS

STEPHEN
HELLBOY WINTER SPECIAL 2019
Writers: Mike Mignola, Chris Roberson, Scott Allie
Artists: Mark Laszlo, Leila Del Duca, Andrea Mutti
Publisher: Dark Horse Comics
Cover Price: $3.99
Release Date: Janaury 15, 2020
Celebrate the season in true Hellboy fashion!

Meet a ghostly miser in an alternate reality, fear the Boogam of rural New York, and embrace the wrath of St. Hagan in this trio of occult winter tales! The familiar faces of Hellboy, Sarah Jewell, and the legendary Knights of St. Hagan will help you ring in the new year with all the shivers you can take-and not all of them from the cold!

Rating: ★★★★★

MATTHEW
DAPHNE BYRNE #1
Writer: Laura Marks
Artist: Kelley Jones
Publisher: DC/Hill House Comics
Cover Price: $3.99
Release Date: January 8, 2020

In the gaslit splendor of late 19th-century New York, rage builds inside 14-year-old Daphne. The sudden death of her father has left her alone with her irresponsible, grief-stricken mother who becomes easy prey for a group of occultists promising to contact her dead husband. While fighting to disentangle her mother from these charlatans, Daphne begins to sense a strange, insidious presence in her own body…an entity with unspeakable appetites. What does “Brother” want? And could she even stop him if she tried?

Rating: ★★★½☆

RODRIGO
TARTARUS #1
Writer: Johnie Christmas
Artist: Jack T. Cole
Publisher: Image Comics
Cover Price: $5.99
Release Date: February 12
A new adventure series with all the sci-fi drama of Breaking Bad set in Mos Eisley! Promising young cadet Tilde is framed for crimes against the empire after discovering her mother was the ruthless warlord of the deadly colony Tartarus, a vital player in the galactic war. Now, Tilde’s only way home may be to reclaim her mother’s dark crown.#1 New York Times bestseller JOHNNIE CHRISTMAS (Alien 3) and artistic phenom JACK T. COLE (The Unsound) kick off this ongoing series with 44 big pages of story!

Rating: ★★★★½

DISCUSSION

CRIMINAL VOLUME 2: LAWLESS
Writer: Ed Brubaker
Artist: Sean Phillips
Publisher: Image Comics
Cover Price: $14.99
THE BEST-SELLING CRIME SERIES CONTINUES IN THIS STRIKINGLY-DESIGNED NEW EDITION FROM IMAGE! LAWLESS: A story of brotherly love and hate, as Tracy Lawless finally returns home to find out who murdered his kid brother, and how much their family history has doomed them both. This is where BRUBAKER and PHILLIPS take the world they created in CRIMINAL, VOL. 1 and begin stretching the boundaries of what crime comics can be
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