Sunday Reads for June 30, 2019


Captain America: Bicentennial Battle by Jack Kirby (1976)

Previously on Panel Patter

Usagi Jojimbo #1 by Stan Sakai (2019)

*** Comixology and Kodansha Bring Back Mars as a Digital Original ~ Panel Patter (link: by Rob McMonigal 

*** Discovering the Aquicorn Cove with Katie O'Neill (link: by Sean Cohea

*** Roll the Bones with Kieron Gillen, Stephanie Hans and Clayton Cowles’ Die Volume 1: Fantasy Heartbreaker (link: by Scott Cederlund

*** Black is the Color by Julia Gfrorer (link: by Rob McMonigal

*** Best Shots Reviews: USAGI YOJIMBO #1, WARLORD OF MARS ATTACKS #1, More (link: at Newsarama (Scott Cederlund on Usagi Yojimbo #1)

*** Relaunching the Rabbit Ronin - Usagi Yojimbo Moves to IDW, but It Is Business as (Un)Usual. (link: by Mike McCann

*** Catch It at the Comic Shop June 26th, 2019 ~ Panel Patter (link: 

*** Canto #1 -- A Stellar Debut ~ Panel Patter (link: by Sean Cohea


Clyde Fans by Seth (2019)

*** Best Shots Advance Review: BLACK HAMMER/JUSTICE LEAGUE: HAMMER OF JUSTICE #1 - 'Quite Literally the Best of Both Worlds' 10/10 (link: via By Justin Partridge, Best Shots Contributor at Newsarama

*** Microreview: Rust Belt by Sean Knickerbocker - Sequential State (link: via Alex Hoffman at Sequential State

*** Women Watch The Watchmen: Charlotte Finn on Watchmen #8 (link: via Charlotte Finn at Shelfdust

*** Superman: Year One, Psi-Lords, Hot Comb & More in Required Reading: Comics for 6/19/2019 (link: at

*** The Complete Life and Times of $crooge McDuck (link: via Keith Silva at

*** The best comics of 2019 so far (link: via Oliver Sava, Caitlin Rosberg, and Bradley Babendir at The AV Club

*** Tom Shapira reviews CLYDE FANS by Seth (link: via Tom Shapira at Your Chicken Enemy

*** Review: Ginseng Roots #1 by Craig Thompson (link: via Alex Hoffman at Sequential State

*** ATC Week Epilogue : “All-Time Comics : Zerosis Deathscape” #0 (link: via Ryan C. (trashfilmguru) at Ryan C.'s Four Color Apocalypse

*** My Hero Academia, Vols. 1-19 (link: via Michelle Smith at Soliloquy in Blue — Manga and Book Reviews

*** Review: BTTM FDRS by Ezra Clayton Daniels & Ben Passmore (link: via Alex Hoffmanat Sequential State


BTTM FDDRS by Ezra Clayton Crain & Ben Passmore (2019)

*** “Our Tim Vigil shoot interview is live! View it. Share it. Love it. 🤘” (link: via Cartoonist Kayfabe at Twitter

*** : Comics :: Ezra Claytan Daniels & Ben Passmore :: Paste (link: via By Steve Foxe at

*** Interview: Todd Mc Farlane Part 1 - The Artist (link: via Marie Lapointe at Traveling Stories

*** Interview: Todd Mc Farlane Part 2 – The Entrepreneur (link: via Marie Lapointe at Traveling Stories

*** The Best Books about Tintin | Five Books Expert Recommendations (link: via Five Books at Five Books

*** Of Tenants And Tentacles: 'BTTM FDRS' Confronts Gentrification In Comic Horror Form (link: via Etelka Lehoczky at


What’s Michael Fatcat Collection V1 by Makota Kobayashi

*** If you want to read THE BOYS before July, you better order now (link: via Deanna Destito The Beat

*** DeConnick and Rios’s PRETTY DEADLY set to return this September (link: via Joe Grunenwald at The Beat

*** VERTIGO COMICS, 1993-2019 - An Obituary (link: via Vaneta Rogers at Newsarama

*** Exclusive: Joe Hill is writing and overseeing a new line of DC horror comics (link: via Christian Holub at

*** SPX 2019: Rosemary Valero-O’Connell, MariNaomi and more announced as special guests (link: via Samantha Puc at The Beat — The News Blog of Comics Culture

*** Viz Media corrects long-running mistakes in translations (link: via Erika Friedman at The Beat

*** 'What's Michael?' Award-Winning Manga Comes to Dark Horse (link: via Previews World

*** Vertigo Archive To Continue To Carry Brand (link: via ICv2: The Business of Geek Culture

This and That

Hilda and the King of the Mountan King by Luke Pearson (2019)

*** Excerpt: Rust Belt | The Comics Journal (link: via The Comics Journal

*** The Sergio Clause (link: via Bob Temuka at The Tearoom of Despair

*** JLA: New World Order Revisited or, What Makes a Story Essential? (link: via Tom Shapira at Sequart Organization

*** Mike Diana: Boiled Angels (A Comic Book Podcast About a Movie) (link: via Comic Books are Burning In Hell at The Factual Opinion

*** Steve Ditko and the Comic-Book People (link: via Ken Parille at The Comics Journal

*** Hilda loves her new troll body in this exclusive The Mountain King preview (link: via Oliver Sava at The AV CLub