Advertisement

What Graphic Novel Are You Reading?

Discuss the latest comic book news and front page articles, read or post your own reviews of comics, and talk about anything comic book related. Threads from the two subforums below will also show up here. News Stand topics can also be read and posted in from The Asylum.

Hey you! Reader! Want to be a part of the GREATEST COMIC BOOK AND GEEK COMMUNITY on the web?! Logged in users see WAY LESS ADS, so why not register? It's fast and it's easy, like your mom! Sign up today! Membership spots are limited!*

*Membership spots not really limited!

Grayson
User avatar
Outhouse Drafter
 
Posts: 8342
Likes: 467 posts
Liked in: 861 posts
Joined: Sat Jun 04, 2011 9:34 am
Location: The Darkest Timeline
Title: The Intersect
Formerly: Sakie


Re: What Graphic Novel Are You Reading?

Postby Grayson » Thu Feb 07, 2013 12:44 am

Keb wrote:I just read "BUNN HURTT" at "BUTT HURT". Spending too much time here... :?


:lol:
ImageImageImage

Advertisement

covalesky
User avatar
Expert Post Whore
 
Posts: 5290
Likes: 0 post
Liked in: 1 post
Joined: Fri Sep 03, 2010 11:48 am


Re: What Graphic Novel Are You Reading?

Postby covalesky » Thu Feb 07, 2013 4:24 pm

Image

This is either one of the best sci-fi comics I've ever read or one of the shitiest. Haven't made up my mind yet.

GHERU
User avatar


YOU WILL NEED A NURSE
 
Posts: 39098
Likes: 149 posts
Liked in: 228 posts
Joined: Mon Jan 14, 2008 9:03 pm
Location: Fucking Akron


Re: What Graphic Novel Are You Reading?

Postby GHERU » Thu Feb 07, 2013 4:25 pm

started and finished DEMO today

wish I would have read it in my 20's, but a damn fine book
RUviews
Benderbrau wrote:Welcome to the Outhouse. Where civility means you're doing it wrong.

GHERU
User avatar


YOU WILL NEED A NURSE
 
Posts: 39098
Likes: 149 posts
Liked in: 228 posts
Joined: Mon Jan 14, 2008 9:03 pm
Location: Fucking Akron


Re: What Graphic Novel Are You Reading?

Postby GHERU » Thu Feb 07, 2013 4:26 pm

covalesky wrote:Image

This is either one of the best sci-fi comics I've ever read or one of the shitiest. Haven't made up my mind yet.

best
RUviews
Benderbrau wrote:Welcome to the Outhouse. Where civility means you're doing it wrong.

GHERU
User avatar


YOU WILL NEED A NURSE
 
Posts: 39098
Likes: 149 posts
Liked in: 228 posts
Joined: Mon Jan 14, 2008 9:03 pm
Location: Fucking Akron


Re: What Graphic Novel Are You Reading?

Postby GHERU » Thu Feb 07, 2013 4:28 pm

Grayson wrote:
Image


The Sixth Gun Vol. 2. Still really loving this series!

finished the newest vol (4?) this week
best one yet
RUviews
Benderbrau wrote:Welcome to the Outhouse. Where civility means you're doing it wrong.

GHERU
User avatar


YOU WILL NEED A NURSE
 
Posts: 39098
Likes: 149 posts
Liked in: 228 posts
Joined: Mon Jan 14, 2008 9:03 pm
Location: Fucking Akron


Re: What Graphic Novel Are You Reading?

Postby GHERU » Thu Feb 07, 2013 4:29 pm

Keb wrote:I think I gave my Black Orchid books to Greg. Its a good series though.

I liked Sebastian O a lot. It just seemed to go by very quickly. I like Steve Yeowell and Grant Morrison together. Except for Skrull Kill Krew, that shit was dumb.

When was Sebastian O collected into paperback?

I hated Sebastian O
found it trite and trying too hard, same with Kill Your Boyfriend

but, you see hints of Morrison's eventual genius baried in both
RUviews
Benderbrau wrote:Welcome to the Outhouse. Where civility means you're doing it wrong.

Keb
User avatar
<( ' . ' )>
 
Posts: 39911
Likes: 159 posts
Liked in: 297 posts
Joined: Sun Mar 26, 2006 9:14 pm
Location: Right near de mountains, boy!
Title: Wastespacer
Formerly: Cocaine Biceps


Re: What Graphic Novel Are You Reading?

Postby Keb » Thu Feb 07, 2013 4:47 pm

GHERU wrote:I hated Sebastian O
found it trite and trying too hard, same with Kill Your Boyfriend

but, you see hints of Morrison's eventual genius baried in both

Kill Your Boyfriend was dumb. I'm finding that a lot of the Morrison work I read years ago doesn't hold up again.

Keb
User avatar
<( ' . ' )>
 
Posts: 39911
Likes: 159 posts
Liked in: 297 posts
Joined: Sun Mar 26, 2006 9:14 pm
Location: Right near de mountains, boy!
Title: Wastespacer
Formerly: Cocaine Biceps


Re: What Graphic Novel Are You Reading?

Postby Keb » Thu Feb 07, 2013 4:48 pm

covalesky wrote:Image

This is either one of the best sci-fi comics I've ever read or one of the shitiest. Haven't made up my mind yet.

Shittiest for me.

Grayson
User avatar
Outhouse Drafter
 
Posts: 8342
Likes: 467 posts
Liked in: 861 posts
Joined: Sat Jun 04, 2011 9:34 am
Location: The Darkest Timeline
Title: The Intersect
Formerly: Sakie


Re: What Graphic Novel Are You Reading?

Postby Grayson » Thu Feb 07, 2013 5:00 pm

GHERU wrote:finished the newest vol (4?) this week
best one yet


My comic shop as the 4th volume and I bought all the remaining current issues in order to catch up. Problem is, I am having trouble finding the 3rd volume in the area. If I can't find it soon, I will have to break down and order it.

GHERU
User avatar


YOU WILL NEED A NURSE
 
Posts: 39098
Likes: 149 posts
Liked in: 228 posts
Joined: Mon Jan 14, 2008 9:03 pm
Location: Fucking Akron


Re: What Graphic Novel Are You Reading?

Postby GHERU » Fri Feb 08, 2013 9:56 am

Keb wrote:Shittiest for me.

really
wow

I thought this was a breath of fresh air that kept me engaged and wanting more from page one

too each their own
RUviews
Benderbrau wrote:Welcome to the Outhouse. Where civility means you're doing it wrong.

covalesky
User avatar
Expert Post Whore
 
Posts: 5290
Likes: 0 post
Liked in: 1 post
Joined: Fri Sep 03, 2010 11:48 am


Re: What Graphic Novel Are You Reading?

Postby covalesky » Fri Feb 08, 2013 10:27 am

GHERU wrote:really
wow

I thought this was a breath of fresh air that kept me engaged and wanting more from page one

too each their own


Later today I'll post my review, you're welcome to drop by and tell me I'm wrong

Victorian Squid
User avatar
YOU WILL NEED A NURSE
 
Posts: 31777
Likes: 0 post
Liked in: 2 posts
Joined: Sat Sep 27, 2008 10:04 am
Formerly: Schmormerly


Re: What Graphic Novel Are You Reading?

Postby Victorian Squid » Fri Feb 08, 2013 12:16 pm

I lost interest in Prophet pretty quick.

Sebastian O is indeed a little light. Trenchcoat Brigade was very classic Vertigo style, an okay read with some good Constantine in it. Black Orchid reminded me that Neil Gaiman could actually write back in the day--I find his modern prose novels to be boring and overwrought.

I picked up all nine volumes of Preacher which I'll be reading today. They go up for sale afterwards, if anyone wants to make an offer.

covalesky
User avatar
Expert Post Whore
 
Posts: 5290
Likes: 0 post
Liked in: 1 post
Joined: Fri Sep 03, 2010 11:48 am


Re: What Graphic Novel Are You Reading?

Postby covalesky » Fri Feb 08, 2013 12:39 pm

Victorian Squid wrote:I lost interest in Prophet pretty quick.


It gets better later isn't a very good argument I know, but it does. At first it was a bit off putting, but then it got interesting.

GHERU
User avatar


YOU WILL NEED A NURSE
 
Posts: 39098
Likes: 149 posts
Liked in: 228 posts
Joined: Mon Jan 14, 2008 9:03 pm
Location: Fucking Akron


Re: What Graphic Novel Are You Reading?

Postby GHERU » Fri Feb 08, 2013 1:44 pm

About to finish Elephentmen Vol 1
interesting read, I like what it is setting up, but I am hoping for a more cohesive story in future volumes

recommended
RUviews
Benderbrau wrote:Welcome to the Outhouse. Where civility means you're doing it wrong.

Keb
User avatar
<( ' . ' )>
 
Posts: 39911
Likes: 159 posts
Liked in: 297 posts
Joined: Sun Mar 26, 2006 9:14 pm
Location: Right near de mountains, boy!
Title: Wastespacer
Formerly: Cocaine Biceps


Re: What Graphic Novel Are You Reading?

Postby Keb » Fri Feb 08, 2013 2:17 pm

GHERU wrote:About to finish Elephentmen Vol 1
interesting read, I like what it is setting up, but I am hoping for a more cohesive story in future volumes

recommended

:-)

leave a comment with facebook

PreviousNext

Return to The News Stand



Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 28 guests

Advertisement