JD reviews THE ACTIVITY #1 by Edmondson/Gerads!

  • December 21st, 2011
  • Posted by JD (Host)
  • Comics

TITLE: THE ACTIVITY
ARTIST: MITCH GERADS
PUBLISHED by IMAGE
REVIEWED BY JOHNNY DESTRUCTO
Wow. Talk about a slow burn. Maybe I missed something here, but isn’t something supposed to HAPPEN in the first issue of a new series? Don’t get me wrong, the pages weren’t blank or anything. There were words and illustrations and the introduction of the team, but‚Ķwhere’s the …


PopTards: NOW FEATURING PHONOGRAPHICS!
New episode up now!

So besides doing the Poptards podcast, yours truly Johnny Destructo also has an actual radio show with Bodhi Zen on Party934.com and 94.9 in the Hudson Valley, NY!
We discuss Comic Books and play music and it’s awesome.
You can listen to the show live (usually) every Saturday from 4pm – 5pm. We broadcast live from Comics and More in King of …


MASTER FILMMAKER MARK MACKNER goes gaga over GODZILLA LEGENDS #2: RODAN!

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COMIC REVIEW
GODZILLA LEGENDS #2: RODAN
STORY: Jon Vankin
ART: Simon Gane
COLORS: Ronda Pattison
PUBLISHER: IDW
REVIEW: Master Filmmaker Mark Mackner
Greetings, Godzilla Geeks! Tis I, noted kaiju scholar and local indie horror icon MASTER FILMMAKER MARK MACKNER with a review of GODZILLA LEGENDS #2: RODAN! Been a while since I posted a review here on POPTARDS, but I was so excited by this book that …


JD reviews CARNAGE U.S.A. #1
by Zeb Wells and Clayton Crain!

  • December 14th, 2011
  • Posted by JD (Host)
  • Comics

TITLE: CARNAGE U.S.A.
WRITER: ZEB WELLS
ARTIST: CLAYTON CRAIN
PUBLISHED BY MARVEL COMICS
REVIEWED BY JOHNNY DESTRUCTO

Anyone who knows me (or stalks me on the internet to make disparaging remarks about my personal life) can tell you that I lervs me some horror movies. They’re my favorite flavoring of popcorn and I munch that bunch-a-crunch like nobody’s business. Now, I know that fanboys give …


JD reviews THE RAY #1 by Palmiotti/Gray

  • December 14th, 2011
  • Posted by JD (Host)
  • Comics

TITLE: THE RAY
WRITERS: JUSTIN GRAY/JIMMY PALMIOTTI
PENCILER: JAMAL IGLE
INKER: RICH PERROTTA
PUBLISHED BY DC COMICS
REVIEWED BY JOHNNY DESTRUCTO
Huh. Well that was actually pretty fun! There’s a pull quote for the back of the book,¬† DC marketing team: “Surprisingly, I didn’t hate it! – Johnny Destructo” You can go ahead and use that if you want.
I should be honest: I don’t know anything …


New Comics Podcast Up: Aintitcoolnews Pull-List!

Johnny Destructo, Ambush Bug, Optimous Douche and Matt Adler discuss a myriad of books that came out this past week including: Action Comics 4, Hawk & Dove 4, Defenders 1, X-Club 1, iZombie, Avenging Spider-Man 2 and Sweet Tooth 28!
Take a listen and then feel free to comment below if you agree or disagree, or email us at info@poptardsgo.com!
 
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Jack Bandit’s got his hands on Fables Vol. 16 Superteam review!

  • December 13th, 2011
  • Posted by Jack Bandit
  • Comics, Misc

So it happened. The new Fables magically appeared in front of me and I immediately took it home and read it.
Just to catch everyone up before I dive into the review, the last trade of Fables (#100) left Ozma in charge of taking out Mr. Dark after Frau Totenkinder’s (or the newly hot Bellflower) battle attempt failed. ¬†Where the hell …