Darryll Robson

167 Articles written
Comic book reader, reviewer and critic. Waiting patiently for the day they announce 'Doctor Who on The Planet of the Apes'.

Review: Let FAITHLESS #1 Lead You Helplessly On

Describing itself as ‘An erotic depiction of faith, sex and the devil, in the tradition of the divine comedy,” Faithless #1 is in essence...

Review: OBERON #3 A Tale In Three Parts

The creative team behind the AfterShock Comics title Oberon are committed to the telling of tall tales. They adapt the stage tradition of weaving...

Review: TRANSFORMERS #2 Building Tension With Immaculate Style

This week sees the release of the second issue of Transformers from IDW Publishing. Still basking in the glow of the new,  The World...

Review: GLOW The Hit TV Show Body Slams Into Comics

While anticipation is growing for the third series of GLOW from Netflix, the void is being filled by IDW Publishing and their new monthly...

Review: Alien Conspiracies And Superhero Mysteries In STRONGHOLD #2

After the magnificent first issue of Stronghold, can Phil Hester and Ryan Kelly continue to impress with their conspiracy heavy Alien invasion story? AfterShock...

Review: Spectacular Visuals And Challenging Narrative From The INVISIBLE KINGDOM #1

Religion, gender politics and Corporate Rule form the basis for Dark Horse Comics new title Invisible Kingdom. It combines the spirit of a larger...

Review: TRANSFORMERS #1 Reborn

In 1984 Marvel Comics published the first issue of a four part limited-series entitled The Transformers. Last year IDW Publishing brought their ongoing series...

Review: THE EMPTY MAN #5 Pushes The Characters To Breaking Point

Over worldly horrors and the weakness of Human kind forge the backbone of BOOM! Studios’ The Empty Man series. Part all-consuming virus and part...

Review: Laying The Groundwork On BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER #3

Fighting demons and saving Sunnydale was the essence of the weekly episodes of Buffy The Vampire Slayer when Joss Whedon created it back in...

Review: Inside A Clichéd Mind With A WALK THROUGH HELL #8

Getting inside the mind of a killer is never going to be pretty so it’s no surprise that Garth Ennis’ A Walk Through Hell...

Review: Enter The Labyrinth With OBERON #2

The stage is set; the characters have taken their places; and all await the unravelling of Oberon’s plan. The second issue of AfterShock Comics...

Review: THE GIRL IN THE BAY #2 Pushes The Boat Even Further

Following the excellent first issue of The Girl In The Bay from Berger Books, the creative team do not give the reader time to...