Steve Baxi's Comic Reviews

Reviewer For: Comics Bookcase Reviews: 8
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10
Aquaman: Andromeda #1

Jun 7, 2022

Aquaman Andromeda is engaging on every level, and operates as the platonic ideal of what a DC Black Label book should be. From stunning art, to subtle lettering choices, to high concept thematic material, it delivers everything you hope for and more.

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9
Batman: Killing Time (2022) #1

Mar 1, 2022

The opening act of Batman: Killing Time is stacked with great moments, potential and a creative combo that brings out the best of everyone involved.

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9
Bolero #1

Jan 18, 2022

The first issue of Bolero is engaging, with a unique style and emotional complexity. Every choice feels deliberate and every page is crafted with an awareness of what comics can do best.

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9
Joe Hill's Rain (2021) #1

Jan 11, 2022

The story here is smart, efficient, and deeply human. The art is a masterclass in how to make characters feel truly alive. Thus far, all signs point to a high quality and engaging miniseries.

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10
Mindset #1

May 24, 2022

Mindset #1 is an uncompromising and engaging vision. A terrifying look in the dark mirror we all need.

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8
Savage Avengers (2022) #1

May 18, 2022

Savage Avengers is a fun, chaotic ride through the weirder parts of Marvel with an enticing cliffhanger that more than covers the price of admission.

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10
Step By Bloody Step #1

Feb 7, 2022

Spurrier, Bergara, Lopes and Price create as close to a perfect comic as possible. Every element of the art, layouts, colors and narrative is firing on all cylinders.

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7
The Brother of All Men #1

Jun 6, 2022

A good opening issue, with great art and unique lettering choices takes what might be just another mystery comic and turn into something to watch out for.

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