September 19th, 2014

angel, faith

Reviewed: Angel & Faith, S(8), I 02


Note: Before the review, let me explain why this one was so long a wait to be posted. This time it wasn't on me. We had storms roll in last Wed. evening here in Michigan and we made it through without any problems. I waited for about 50 minutes after the storm had moved out and figured I'd be safe. So, I was on the computer, partially through posting this very review when the power suddenly, totally died. And stayed that way for over 2 days. When the house finally lit up, I found the computer totally dead. The power unit had to be replaced, as this last unexpected interruption finally did it in.

Now, on with the review!

Angel & Faith
Season (8), Issue 2


‘Where the River Meets the Sea”, part 2

Script: Victor Gischler, Art: Will Conrad, Colors: Michelle Madsen, Letters: Richard Starkings & Jimmy Betancourt (of Comicraft)
Cover: Scott Fischer

Blurb: Angel and Faith resurrected the Watcher Rupert Giles and saved the world from a magical virus, sacrificing a corner of London to do it. The affected area – now called “Magic Town” – is filled with people transformed into magical creatures, some struggling to survive, some abusing strange new powers. Now Angel is once again looking after the fallout of his actions, while Faith, having delivered Giles to America, explores her options…

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Buffy s8

Reviewed: BTVS, S10, Issue 02


Buffy the Vampire Slayer
Season 10, Issue 02


‘New Rules’, part 2

Script: Christos Gage, Artwork: Rebekah Isaacs, Colors: Dan Jackson, Lettering: Richard Starkings & (Comicraft’s) Jimmy Betancourt
Cover: Steve Morris

Blurb: After saving the world from Slayer-turned-supervampire Simone and restoring magic and the life of her magically created sister Dawn, Buffy is in the best place she’s ever been. There is a little weirdness going on, with the Slayer handbook’s pages suddenly being blank… But she’s back together with Willow, Xander, Spike, and Giles doing what she was meant to do as the chosen one: slay vampires.

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