Tag: Jason Latour

post image

Gwenom Coming This Fall

Today on Facebook, Spider-Gwen writer Jason Latour shared a look at the character designs for Earth-65's version of Venom, referred to simply as "Gwenom."

Read More →

post image

Spider-Gwen #20 – Review

Did you think we'd forgotten about Spider-Gwen? Shame on you.

Read More →

post image

Spider Gwen #7 – Review

Spider Gwen remains one of my favorite titles. Part of that appeal has been the fabulous artwork of Robbi Rodriguez. However, with his impending departure from the title, I worry about the comic's look changing too much. I really want this book to go on for a while, but not if it's going to look like just another Marvel book.

Read More →

post image

Walking Dead’s 150th Issue Variant Covers Released

The Walking Dead's 150th Issue is a major milestone. The best selling comic not from Marvel or DC reaching this point in its longevity is something that practically screams for variant covers from some of the best artists suited to doing covers for The Walking Dead.

Read More →

post image

Spider Gwen Volume 2 #1 Review

Spider-Gwen Volume 2 is the title we here at Needless Essentials have been waiting through the summer for. Secret Wars temporarily ended the first series. A void was in our hearts, but we remained patient. That patience is now rewarded. If you were worried the time away would take the magic off of the best alternate version of Spider-Man to ever come down the pike, then you worried for nothing.

Read More →

post image

Artist of the Week: Jason Latour

Last week I had trouble coming up with an artist and I quickly came up with one. Then this week’s artist came to mind while writing about the Frank Cho controversy. Nope, it’s not Robbi Rodriguez, but it is someone associated with Spider Gwen. This week’s artist is Jason Latour. What’s that? Jason Latour is

Read More →

post image

Review: Spider-Gwen#2

The real test of a new series is if the momentum from a first issue can continue and the characters can develop further. You may remember that in the first issue, I wanted more development of Gwen's life aside from being Spider-Woman. Looks like I needn't have worried.

Read More →

post image

Comics Christmas Shopping Suggestions: Day Four

Between now and Christmas, every day we’ll highlight a suggestion for gift giving. All of these suggestions will be comics-themed, and every day will see one featured. For Day Four, how about something to go with that sweet tea and BBQ? Southern Bastards Vol. 1: Here Was A Man Writer: Jason Aaron Artist: Jason Latour

Read More →

post image

Review: Edge of Spiderverse #2: Spider-Woman

EDGE OF SPIDER-VERSE #2 Written by JASON LATOUR Art and Cover by ROBBI RODRIGUEZ 32 PGS./Rated T+ …$3.99 SOLICITATION: GWEN STACY: SPIDER-WOMAN! In one universe, it wasn’t Peter Parker bitten by the radioactive Spider, but Gwen Stacy! She’s smart, charming and can lift a car– Just don’t tell her Police Chief father! How is she involved

Read More →