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

SDCC14 – IDW and BOOM TREK to the PLANET OF THE APES

Two of science fiction’s biggest franchises come together on the comic page next year, in what would be a Mystery Science Theatre 3000 dream come true, as the Enterprise crew find themselves in orbit over the Planet of the Apes. And it will be the original versions of both!   That’s right, Taylor, Nova, Cornelius, Dr. Zaius all will be meeting Spock, Sulu and Captain Kirk in all his Shatneress! FROM IDW San Diego, CA (July 25, 2014) – Have you ever wondered what it would be like to “mind-meld” with a sentient ape? Or wanted to see a Klingon on … Continue reading

Eisner Award Winners Named

The winners of the 2011 Eisner Awards were announced at the 2011 San Diego Comic Con.It was the 23 year that the Eisner Awards were given out. Awards were given in 28 categories. IDW Publishingwon a total of 5 awards of the 12 nominations it received, highlighted by Best Writer, Joe Hill for Locke & Key and Best Writer/Artist, Darwyn Cooke for Richard Stark’s Parker: The Outfit. Image Comics also came into the night with 12 nominations, tying for second most with IDW, but only took the award for Best Continuing Series for Chew, by John Layman and Rob Guillory … Continue reading

Exile’s Read of the Week – 4/14/10 Farscape: Scorpius

Farscape: Scorpius. #0 Story: Rockne S. O’Bannon, David Alan Mack Art: Mike Ruiz Publisher:Boom Studios Yes that’s right. Another non DC book is my read of the week. What is this world coming to? Not to say there wasn’t a lot of good books out last week, because there was. This title just jumped out at me. Maybe because I am such a frelling yotz. This a new ongoing (!) series following everyone’s favorite bondage gear clad Scarran half breed. Fallen from his positon, left to fend for himself in the uncharted territories, Scorpius finds himself in the right place, … Continue reading

Exile on Comics – The Pull List – 1/13/10

Wow. Where did this week go? – check out Exile’s Read of the Week THE POWER OF SHAZAM! – OK so this is a little late, sorry. It was a busy week – both in comics, and in the Exile’s life (been reading my other blog? The link is my intro check it out -> if you like reading about my boring life) But you are hear for comics so let’s get to it. Some more resurrected titles from the Blackest Night. Another daytrip, Booster Gold is headed for a hard reign, surprise (to me) in this week’s spotlight. Catwoman … Continue reading