Author: cleach

Black Science

Rick Remender’s Black Science is a story defined by its inescapably bleak tone created through the characters interactions and decisions. Matteo Scalera’s artwork brings this story to life through bold illustrations with sharp lines and rich colors by various colorists to create striking visuals that consume the reader in this unique, though unstable, setting. The opening scene in Black Science… Read more →

Metropolis: The Comic

To dwell on the question of whether the comic is telling a coherent narrative or is a collection of snapshots is to miss the point of the images entirely. Frans Masereel is very clearly making a statement that the city is an oppressive force that reaches every individual. The city breeds debauchery, aggression, and perversion while crushing the individual’s humanity.… Read more →