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Review Criminal #11 Review 10.0

Criminal #11 Review

The explosive heist we’ve been waiting for reaches its culmination in Criminal #11 from Image Comics, Inc.  Wrestle Madness is the target of the robbers, and Teeg Lawless is the point man.  But is his paranoia getting the better of him, so much that he threatens the gang’s chances of success?  Find out in our Major Spoilers review!

Review Criminal #10 Review 10.0

Criminal #10 Review

Events, and characters, begin to coalesce as Criminal #10 sets the stage for the robbery next issue.  Private Eye Dan Farraday’s obsession with Jane has led him down a dark path of drink and poor choices.  Ricky, after killing a security guard, spends his time brooding over his absent brother, Tracy.  Jane, meanwhile, nurses her plan for riches and a chance to escape the life, and lies, she leads.  And as for Teeg, well, he’s boozing and beating up on Ricky.  Where do all these characters find themselves by issues’ end?  Find out in our Major Spoilers review of Criminal #10 from Image Comics.

Review Criminal #9 Review 9.3

Criminal #9 Review

Leo is ice while his best friend Ricky Lawless is fire-and as we soon discover, control and unpredictability together are a dangerous pairing.  So, when Leo plans a heist of a local arcade Ricky tags along, but of course when there’s a lawless involved trouble soon follows.  What happens when Ricky and Leo take down the arcade?  Find out in a new Major Spoilers review!

Review Criminal #8 Review 9.7

Criminal#8 Review

While Teeg Lawless and his cronies plan their next score, Jane pulls a thread and finds Ricky Lawless lurking, in the shadows, with a .38.  Who gets to pull the trigger?  Find out in your Major Spoilers review of Criminal #8 from Image Comics.

Podcast Wayne Hall, Wayne’s Comics, David Pepose, Spencer, Locke, Emily Anderson, rom-com, Going to the Chapel, Calvin, Hobbes, Sin City, imaginary friend, Criminal, Beetle Bailey, Action Lab

Wayne’s Comics Podcast #400: David Pepose

It’s a special episode, so it’s time for a great conversation! In Episode 400, I talk with David Pepose, the writer of Going to the Chapel and Spencer and Locke, two wonderful comics you can order from Action Lab through your local comics shop!

Review Criminal #7 Review 9.7

Criminal #7 Review

It may be hard to believe Teeg Lawless’s son plays D&D, but Ricky Lawless is a many-layered teenager.  After spoiling a session with his friends by remaining true to his character’s Chaotic Neutral nature, Ricky and his friend Leo spend a night on the town.  What do they get up to?  Find out in our Major Spoilers review!

Review Criminal #6 Review 9.3

Criminal #6 Review

Teeg Lawless doesn’t hesitate when it comes to cracking open heads and bank safes.  But when the siren call of a blonde bombshell sings out to him, can he escape the lure of love?  Find out in our Major Spoilers review!

Review 9.3

Criminal #5 Review

The death of Teeg Lawless has long been heralded, and now it has finally arrived.  What was the inciting incident that led to the death of one of the most brutal criminals going around?  Find out in our Major Spoilers review of Criminal #5!

Review Criminal #4 Review 8.3

Criminal #4 Review

Ricky Lawless has always been a man on the run.  Now, methed to the eyeballs, can he outrun his demons?  Find out in our Major Spoilers review of Criminal #4!

Review Criminal #3 Review 9.0

Criminal #3 Review

Jacob Kurtz is brought back to mind his old boss and legendary comic artist Hal Crane in the hours before Crane receives an award.  Instead, Kurtz finds himself drawn back into his old criminal ways.

Review Criminal #2 Review 8.7

Criminal #2 Review

When former comic book illustrator Jacob receives a call from an old flame at an upcoming comic convention to act as minder for his old boss and comic legend Hal Crane, he has misgivings.  Jacob agrees reluctantly, and his caution is rewarded with a series of events that remind him why Crane was such a hard ass to begin with.  Then, Jacob is met with an offer we know he should refuse, but won’t…

Review Criminal #1 Review 8.0

Criminal #1 Review

Teeg Lawless is back on the road, searching for that perfect score when he discovers his best friend is dead, and his best friend’s ex-wife is in need of someone to warm her bed.  And then things really get interesting.

Podcast Wayne's Comics, Wayne Hall, Image, Gerry Duggan, Dead Rabbit, John McCrae, criminal, mystery

Wayne’s Comics Podcast #354: John McCrea

Time for a great crime noir comic, and that’s Dead Rabbit from Image Comics! During Episode 354, I talk with artist John McCrae from this gripping book, including his role in bringing this series to your local comics shop.

Image Comics Criminal

Criminal returns as monthly series

I hope Ed Brubaker and Sean Phillips never end their collaborative team-ups, as they make a wonderful team that cranks our fantastic stories. I think we’re going to see the duo together for a while as Image Comics has announced Criminal returns as a monthly series.

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