Staff Picks – What to get this Week, Wednesday March 11

Want to make sure you check out the Staff Picks before you head out to your local comic shop? Follow Exiled in Geeksville on Facebook and Twitter! Now for this week… TOP OF THE STACK Southern Cross #1 from Image Comics Writer:  Becky Cloonan Art: Andy Belanger – Lee Loughridge What Image says: NOW BOARDING: Southern Cross, tanker flight 73 to TITAN! Alex Braith is on board retracing her sister’s steps to the refinery moon, hoping to collect her remains and find some answers. The questions keep coming though—how did her sister die? Where did her cabin mate disappear to? … Continue reading

Exile’s Read of the Week 4/7/10 – Demo #3 (of 6)

Demo #3 (of 6) Volume 2 Story: Brian Wood Art: Becky Cloonan Publisher:DC/Vertigo This was a tough pick this week. I finally decided on Demo as the RotW because I loved how it spoke to the human condition in a way that we all can understand. Other issues of this title have dealt with the ways how people feel (and are) different from societal norms try to cope with their extraordinary circumstances in a world that may not be able to accept their differences. Some of the protagonists in this series of self contained stories have been pretty extreme. And … Continue reading