Comics

Ah, the weekend. The perfect time to lock all the doors here at Stately Beat Manor, draw the curtains, and settle in for Weekend Reading 60! After sixty weekends inside reading, you might think we’re getting bored… but to be honest, we’ve hardly made a dent in our to read pile(s). What are you going
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Today, The Beat is pleased to afford you an exclusive first look at Eve #2, the second issue in the five-issue series published by BOOM! Studios and written by Victor LaValle with art by Jo Mi-Gyeong, colors by Brittany Peer, and letters by AndWorld Design. In addition to a main cover by Ario Anindito, the
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Black Hammer Visions, the eight-issue anthology miniseries set within the world of Jeff Lemire and Dean Ormston‘s award-winning series, reached its midpoint this week. The series features big-name creators telling stories with new and existing characters from the Black Hammer universe. Black Hammer Visions is being collected in two four-issue hardcover collections, with the first volume due
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The synopsis reads: “Three sisters trained by their Nazi-hunting mother must come together to help solve their mother’s murder…and try not to kill each other in the process.” In Erica Schultz’s latest series, The Deadliest Bouquet, Rose, Poppy, and Violet are three semi-estranged sisters trained in espionage and assassination by their mother, Jasmine. Now they
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This week marks the release of the new series from AfterShock Comics, Silver City, and today we have a great chat with the book’s writer, Olivia Cuartero-Briggs. This marks Cuartero-Brigg’s second outing with AfterShock, having previously teamed with Adam Glass to pen Mary Shelley Monster Hunter. In this new series, Cuartero-Briggs takes on solo writing duties for the first time, teaming
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THIS WEEK: The DC Round-Up crew takes on a trio of big releases, including DC Festival of Heroes: The Asian Superhero Celebration, Future State: Gotham #1, and Justice League: Last Ride #1. ZACK QUAINTANCE: Okay team, for this month’s roundtable discussion, we’re actually tripling our fun and talking about not one but THREE notable new comics. Let’s start with
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Today The Beat has an exclusive preview of Shadow Doctor #4, the new series from publisher AfterShock Comics that tells the true story of the writers grandfather. Shadow Doctor has been a really interesting comic. It tells the story of writer Peter Calloway’s grandfather, Nathaniel Calloway, a Black man who graduated from medical school in the early 1930s. He was unable to
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When you say “weekend,” we say “reading”! It’s time for Weekend Reading 59 here at Stately Beat Manor, the fifty-ninth entry of our ongoing feature. What prose and comics will you be paging thorugh this weekend? As always, we’d love to hear from you! Let us know what you’re reading, either in the comments or
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