Tag Archive for Image Comics

Reed Gunther: the complete series

Reed Gunther cover image

Chris & Shane Houghton’s Reed Gunther stories follow the adventures of the titular hapless cowboy, his best friend, Sterling, and his love interest, Starla. Set in an imaginary version of the Wild West that is equal parts dangerous and absurd,…

Marksmen, volume 1

Marksmen, written by Dave Elliott and David Baxter, is a rather unimpressive comic. The general post-apocalyptic setting is somewhat interesting, but if you think about it for even a second it immediately defies belief. While it is nice they have…

Ratfist

I’ve been meaning to check out Doug TenNapel’s work for years. I’ve seen his name many times, generally connected to art full of very appealing energy and humor. Now that I’ve read Ratfist (once through at the breakneck speed the…

Impaler

Impaler starts with an interesting premise: What if vampires weren’t evil, inhuman monsters? What if they were just a disease that fed on humanity? Deadly, but not evil; more like the Ebola virus than like hunting predators. It would have…

Blue Estate, vol. 1-2

Billed as a gritty, fast-paced crime-thriller, Blue Estate is a story that’s brave enough to not take itself too seriously. The plot mainly centers around aging B-movie action star Bruce Maddox and his starlet-turned-alcoholic wife Rachel. Whether it’s that Bruce…