Welcome to Two-Headed Nerd #581: The Old Guard Review!

This week, we review eight of this week’s new comics from DC, Marvel, BOOM, Image, and more!

Plus, we review the Netflix adaptation of Greg Rucka and Leandro Fernandez’s The Old Guard in our Nerd at the Movies segment.


This Week’s Reviews:


  • Empyre #1, Marvel
  • Superman’s Pal Jimmy Olsen #12, DC
  • The Old Guard: Force Multiplied #5, Image
  • Snake Eyes: Deadgame #1, IDW


  • Venom #26, Marvel
  • Star Trek Deep Space Nine: Too Long a Sacrifice #1, IDW
  • It Eats What Feeds It #1, Scout
  • Engineward #1, Vault

THN Sanctum Sanctorum:

Joe’s Pick for Next Week:

  • Chu #1 from Image Comics by John Layman and Dan Boultwood

Matt’s Pick for Next Week:

  • Vlad Dracul #1 from Scout Comics by Andrea Mutti and Matteo Strukul


Trade/Graphic Novel of the Week

  • Jack Kirby: The Epic Life of the King of Comics HC from Ten Speed Press by Tom Scioli


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