Review: Punisher: Kill Krew #5 by Gerry Duggan & Juan Ferreyra

Half a year ago, a civilian named Jones lost his entire family at the hands of a bastard frost giant named Kasyckla. The Punisher swore vengeance, put on a viking helmet, hooked his trusty battle van to one of Thor's goats and declared war on all the otherworldly monsters who benefited from the Earth's misery… Continue reading Review: Punisher: Kill Krew #5 by Gerry Duggan & Juan Ferreyra

Review: Punisher: Soviet #1 (2019) by Garth Ennis

While veteran Punisher writer Garth Ennis has kept in touch with Frank Castle as a man and a United States Marine in the past decade through 2012's Fury MAX: My War Gone By and 2017's Punisher: The Platoon, Punisher: Soviet marks the first time that Ennis has stepped back into the world of Frank Castle AS… Continue reading Review: Punisher: Soviet #1 (2019) by Garth Ennis

Review: Punisher: Kill Krew #4 by Gerry Duggan

Before making this review, I want to apologize to all the fans for the wait. As you all may know, I've been a little busy with organizing The Punisher Day (2019.10.30). Hopefully, next year will bring even more engagement and community support for Frank. Without further ado, let's jump back into the penultimate issue of this… Continue reading Review: Punisher: Kill Krew #4 by Gerry Duggan

Review: The Punisher #16 (2019) by Matthew Rosenberg

The end of a cycle has arrived. A bittersweet ending to the best mainstream Punisher run since Greg Rucka's and a great series. For over two years and TWENTY SEVEN issues, Frank Castle braved the fallout of an unthinkable and absolutely horrendous decision on the part of Marvel Comics creative and editorial teams to allow The… Continue reading Review: The Punisher #16 (2019) by Matthew Rosenberg

Review: The Punisher: Kill Krew #3 (of 5) (2019) by Gerry Duggan

In the wake of the War of the Realms, a father named Jones had his entire family crushed and immolated in a car wreck at the hands of frost giant Kasyckla. Several children were also left orphaned by the murder of their entire families. While the chaos may be a regular semi-annual and fairly mundane… Continue reading Review: The Punisher: Kill Krew #3 (of 5) (2019) by Gerry Duggan

Review: The Punisher: Kill Krew #2 (of 5) (2019) by Gerry Duggan

In Jacobellis v. Ohio, 378 U.S. 184 (1964), a United States Supreme Court case involving Ohio's ban of the Louis Malle film The Lovers (Les Amants) for pornographic obscenity, Justice Potter Stewart was put on the spot to define the meaning of "hardcore pornography". Unable to lay down a definitive and all-encompassing answer, he famously uttered the phrase "I know… Continue reading Review: The Punisher: Kill Krew #2 (of 5) (2019) by Gerry Duggan

Review: The Punisher #15 (2019) by Matthew Rosenberg

War is on the streets! Last issue, Black Widow set up a team to help Frank consisting of Moon Knight, Night Thrasher, Ghost Rider (Danny Ketch) and surprise long-standing ally/trainee Rachel Cole Alves  (see Greg Rucka's 2011 run) in his fight against Baron Zemo and his B-list Thunderbolts. With this issue, Matthew Rosenberg unleashes all… Continue reading Review: The Punisher #15 (2019) by Matthew Rosenberg

News: Garth Ennis finds Frank Castle a new ally in upcoming miniseries Punisher: Soviet

Earlier today, Marvel officially released descriptions and art for Garth Ennis's upcoming Punisher: Soviet miniseries. Due for release in November, the six issue storyline will feature veteran Punisher writer Garth Ennis returning to the world of Frank Castle during his time AS THE PUNISHER for the first time since 2009's Punisher War Zone miniseries longtime Garth… Continue reading News: Garth Ennis finds Frank Castle a new ally in upcoming miniseries Punisher: Soviet

Review: The Punisher Annual (2019) by Karla Pacheco

Written in reference to Acts of Vengeance (the late 1989/1990 crossover event pitting heroes against villains outside their rogue's gallery), this year's The Punisher annual sent odd duo Frank Castle and J. Jonah Jameson to space to fight evil Russian astronauts and the Brood Queen. With a writer familiar with all manner of sci-fi/space oddities in… Continue reading Review: The Punisher Annual (2019) by Karla Pacheco

News: Garth Ennis announces two Punisher miniseries

Great news from The Lakes International Comic Art Festival in Kendal, UK! During an interview therein, legendary Punisher writer Garth Ennis announced the titles and artists for Soviet and Get Fury, two upcoming Punisher miniseries initially teased in progress in Ennis's closing letter to fans at the end of January 2018's The Punisher MAX: The… Continue reading News: Garth Ennis announces two Punisher miniseries