Corey Patterson

145 Articles written
A comic book nerd and reviewer with a special interest in the underlying themes of superhero, sci-fi and fantasy stories. He enjoys writing for Monkeys Fighting Robots, Pop Culture and Theology and other publications.

Review: RONIN ISLAND #3 Takes The Byonin Head-On

Weeks of battling the violent zombie-like Byonin has left Ronin Island devastated. But now that the situation appears to be under control, Hana ventures...

Review: Can Hal Escape From The Ring In THE GREEN LANTERN #7?

Most readers can agree Hal Jordan deserves a break after neutralizing Controller Mu's U-Bomb last issue. Unfortunately, this notion proves too good to be...

Review: Explore The Fantastical World Of Altara In GOGOR #1

Few storytellers can take standard narrative themes and craft a tale that generates intrigue. Fortunately Ken Garing, the creator behind GOGOR #1, lies among...

Review: ASCENDER #1 Asks What It Means To Be Free

It's hard to follow up on the successful sci-fi story that was Image Comics' DESCENDER series. But Jeff Lemire and Dustin Nguyen are moving...

Review: BOOKS OF MAGIC #7: Escape From Faerie

Timothy Hunter has had a lot on his mind lately. His journey through The Dreaming, while increasing his understanding of the magical realms, kept...

Review: The Old Gods Clash With Mother Salt In AQUAMAN #47

Aquaman's journey with the Old Gods finally comes to an end in AQUAMAN #47. Mother Salt, the co-creator of the ocean, is mustering up...

Review: The Demon Vs. The Devil In DAREDEVIL #4

Matt Murdock has been doing some soul searching lately. Last issue saw the grim vigilante accidentally kill a man while fighting a gang in...

Review: SUPERMAN #10 And Being Present For Family

Jon Kent has been busy explaining his recent troubling family issues to his parents. Traveling through space with grandfather Jor-El, who's been undergoing a...

Review: RONIN ISLAND #2 Asks Who We Really Care For

RONIN ISLAND #1 introduced us to Kenichi and Hana, two budding warriors training to become full-fledged samurais. But just as they're undergoing initiation a...

Review: Zombies Attack In ROCKO’S MODERN AFTERLIFE #1

Readers who grew up in the 90's will undoubtedly remember the classic Nickelodeon cartoon Rocko's Modern Life. The off-kilter show generated a cult following,...

Review: THE GREEN LANTERN #6 And What It Means To Be A Protector

Grant Morrison left Hal Jordan in quite a pickle at the end of THE GREEN LANTERN #5. Countess Belzebeth charged with the final Blackstar...

Review: ICE CREAM MAN #11 Blurs The Line Between TV And Reality

While recent issues gave readers a taste of the Ice Cream Man's powers, ICE CREAM MAN #11 ramps them up to a new level....