And here's the reason why:
That's right, call me Matthew Brady, proud papa! My wife and I delivered our daughter, Magnolia Rose Brady, at 12:04 on March 3rd (my wife did most of the work though). She came a bit early, but she's very healthy, and although I'm biased, I think she's the most beautiful baby ever. I mean, come on, look at her:
You better not disagree with me!
So that's why I haven't been posting the last few days. I'll go ahead and do the look at the week's comics, but it'll be a quick one, so don't expect much in the way of insight or anything. Also: I did a collaborative review of Mouse Guard: Winter 1152 #3 with Martijn Form at Comics Bulletin, so there's something to read if you've been missing me.
New comics this week (Wednesday, 3/5/08):
Dark Tower Long Road Home #1
Stephen King mini #2. I'll wait for trade.
Brian K. Vaughan! Eduardo Risso! More Wolverine? Don't let me down!
Justice League New Frontier Special
Darwyn Cooke DVD tie-in. Maybe?
Emo vikings (amusing term).
Young Liars #1
David Lapham (meh). Maybe try if good?
Ennis. Superhero debauchery. Usually good.
Cory Doctorow’s Futuristic Tales #6
"After the Seige". Hope it's good.
Dead Space #1
Ben Templesmith. Antony Johnston. Video game tie-in. Hope it's good?
Pax Romana #2
Time travel shenanigans. Jonathan Hickman! I dig it.
Zombies vs. Robots. Vs. Amazons #3
Ashley Wood! Otherwise, so-so. Get better!
Fables 1001 Nights of Snowfall SC
Beautiful art. Good stories. Cheaper format!
Goon Fancy Pants HC vol. 2
Dr. Alloy! Nice (expensive) volume.
Sorority girls. Bulimia comedy. Robbi Rodriguez! Might be good.
Kirby King of the Comics HC
Biography of awesomeness! Mark Evanier. I should read it.
MPD Psycho vol. 4
Murder! Gore! Pretty good, so far.
That's it, for now. I'll have more content soon, I hope. We'll see.