Elizabeth Buck

14 Articles written
Cat parent, TV lover, and hater of cake living in Northern California. Educating and entertaining through the written word is the game.

Review: SHADOW SERVICE #2—Supernatural Noir, Anyone?

Available now from Vault Comics, writer Cavan Scott and illustrator Corin Howell continue their genre-hybrid series in Shadow Service #2. Assisting them in their...

Review: BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER SEASON 12—With Love

Newly published by Boom! Studios, the library edition of Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Season 12 collects BtVS: Season 12 #1-4 and Giles: Girl Blue...

Review: BLACKHAND & IRONHEAD–Not Your Father’s Anti-heroes

Available this week, writer and artist David Lopez' opus Blackhand & Ironhead adapts a Watchmen-esque story for the modern era. Published initially through Brian...

Review: CYBERPUNK 2077: TRAUMA TEAM #1—Good Tie-In

Out now, Dark Horse's video game tie-in Cyberpunk 2077: Trauma Team #1 applies a Blade Runner aesthetic to a story about PTSD. Written by...

Review: BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER: WILLOW #3—The Midpoint

Available now from Boom! Studios, Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Willow #3 builds more delicious suspense with deliberate use of color and slow payoff of...

Review: BE GAY, DO COMICS—Queer Pride Anthology of the Year

Available now, Be Gay, Do Comics, is the queer anthology you didn't know you needed. A partnership between The Nib and IDW, the book...

Review: BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER #17—The New Watcher

Available now, Boom! Studios' Buffy the Vampire Slayer #17 combines the written talents of Jordie Bellaire and Jeremy Lambert. Artistic contributions come from illustrator...

On Becoming A Tree in Life And Death According To FAMILY TREE #8

Jeff Lemire teams with illustrator Phil Hester, Letterer Eric Gapstur, and colorist Ryan Cody to give us Image Comics' lush genre-hybrid Family Tree. Available...

Review: BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER: WILLOW #2 — Simply Dreaming

Out now, Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Willow #2, subtitled "Belong," follows the trend of the main Buffy series with a dream sequence. Written by Mariko...

The Zeppo: BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER #16 Review

Buffy the Vampire Slayer #16 out this past week from Boom! Studios picks up right where we left off in the previous issue. Following the...

HaKashaph: The Witchy Jewish Potential of BtVS: WILLOW #1

Joss Whedon has created myriad iconic female characters throughout his career and yet, besides Buffy, I would defy anyone to find a Whedonverse character...

Face Your Fears: Revisiting INFIDEL During Our Time of Revolution

Racism was woven into our cultural fabric before we would even call ourselves the United States. It's woven into the red, white, and blue...