“Beneath The Trees Where Nobody Sees” starts in the charming town of Woodbrook, inhabited by humanoid animals. Sam, a bear working at a hardware store, encounters a friendly duck who offers help with her car trouble. The story takes a shocking twist when it’s revealed that Sam has a dark secret, akin to the show “Dexter.” The art vividly portrays this twist. The jaw-dropping ending leaves readers eagerly anticipating issue #2. A must-read gem for 2023, this six-part series is bound to keep you hooked!
For a thrilling horror read this spooky season, this comic is a true nail-biter. Set in Spain, it starts with three priests meeting their tragic end while trying to exorcise the demon Legion. Father Vieri, a seasoned exorcist, is called from Rome to save Hugo’s son. However, things take a sinister turn as Father Vieri can’t escape the demon’s grip, leading to a gruesome twist. The artwork is a dark, grim masterpiece with bursts of vibrant, surreal colors, and the depiction of blood and gore is spine-tingling. This gem discovered at a comic convention promises a terrifying rollercoaster of a story you won’t want to miss.
“Road to Valhalla” grabbed my attention at NYCC 23, thanks to Hector Rodriguez’s striking cover art. Meeting the creators and hearing the backstory was an awesome experience, leading me to pick up all three books in the series, complete with autographs. The first installment was an enjoyable read, with a slow start but a promising build-up. The artwork is truly awesome, with impressive detail. I’m eagerly anticipating issue #2 to see where the story goes next.
This comic blends everyday life with supernatural elements, centering on Michael’s relationships with his girlfriend and mother. The transition from black and white to color when he becomes a werewolf is a striking artistic choice, emphasizing the supernatural. The straightforward storytelling caters to readers seeking clear character development. Michael’s transformation into a werewolf promises to be a central narrative focus, with his experiences and challenges in this new reality captivating readers.