New Podcast! Aintitcoolnews discusses
this week in comics!

Johnny Destructo and fellow alum Ambush Bug, Optimous Douche and Matt Adler discuss their comics of the week, including Wolverine and the X-Men #1, Spaceman #1, Batman the Dark Knight #’s 1 and 2, Luna #1 (actually written by Ambush Bug, aka, Mark Millar), All-Star Western #’s 1 and 2 and Incredible Hulk #1!
Take a listen and then feel …

Megan Adler’s NYCC Report!

Hi everyone! This is Megan Wright Adler, newly-minted wife of Matt Adler, whose work you may have
read before. The weekend of October 14th-16th was a wild one for us; not only did we attend the New
York Comic Con [] that Friday and Sunday, but we also managed to
squeeze in our wedding that Saturday! I know, we’re nuts, but at least …

Grim_Noir Rides With “The Three Musketeers 3D”

If you are one of those self-styled The Three Musketeers purists, then you’re already wrong: Wrong about the book and wrong about the most recent film adaptation.
First of all, let’s not pretend that “The Three Musketeers” was ever Literature with a capital “L.” Alexandre Dumas was a hack writer churning out serialized action/adventure stories for a newspaper. He actually wrote FOUR …

Kire reviews Wolverine and the X-Men #1

  • October 27th, 2011
  • Posted by Kire
  • Comics

Written by Jason Aaron
Art by Bachalo/Townsend
This is the best f@#*ing first issue I have ever read.
I am tempted the leave the review here. Have it stand as a by-line for Marvel to put on the trade paperback and for Jason Aaron to quote from at his Eisner speech. But I won’t.
After the events of Schism, which are succinctly and humorously …

Podcast Episode 71 up now! DCnU Wrap-up!!

Johnny Destructo, Brian The Hutt, Doctor Hal Halbert, special guests from The Black Tribbles podcast and more discuss the pros and cons of all the 52 DCnU #1’s. What worked and what didn’t work?
Take a listen and then feel free to comment below if you agree or disagree, or email us at!
Listen in the upper right hand corner of …

JD’s Advance Review of SPACEMAN #1!
Azzarello and Risso!!

  • October 26th, 2011
  • Posted by JD (Host)
  • Comics

Title: Spaceman #1
Writer: Brian Azzarello
Artist: Eduardo Risso
Publisher: Vertigo Comics
Reviewed by Johnny Destructo
And here I thought 100 Bullets was a chore to read! Oopha. Don’t get me wrong, 100 Bullets was brilliant and a WHOLE lot of fun, but Azzarello does have a certain style of word-play that works great sometimes but doesn’t work so well for everything (Batman: Broken City, …

JD Advance Reviews: Incredible Hulk #1!

  • October 25th, 2011
  • Posted by JD (Host)
  • Comics

Title: Incredible Hulk #1
Writer: Jason Aaron
Penciler: Marc Silvestri
Pencil Assists: Michael Broussard
Inkers: Joe Weems, Rick Basaldua, Sal Regla
Publisher: Marvel Comics
Reviewed by Johnny Destructo
I consider myself a fan of Jason Aaron, for sure. Even though I don’t always hang with every single thing he writes, the bits that I like, I LOVE. Like 16-year-old-dry-hump-till-I-blister kind of love. Punisher Max is one of …