Horus Rising

625603Horus Rising
WH40K: Horus Heresy #1
by Dan Abnett
Ebook, 295 Pages
My rating: 3 of 5 stars

 

While a very action packed, gruesome story, I kept waiting for the “Heresy” to show itself, and it never did.

Also, logistics. A space force that is dealing with at least 3 different forms of humanity would not have integrated walkways/doorways/whatever for all 3 subspecies, it simply would be cost prohibitive.

And every bloody “hero” is always godlike, or nearly godlike. I felt like I was reading the Iliad or something. Frack that…

The Superman Monster

The Superman Monster
Superman: Elseworlds
Dan Abnett
Graphic Novel
2 Stars
CBR file

Superman in the Frankenstein story. Luthor the evil scientist, Superman the monster, Lois the bride of the monster. Luthor gets his and the other two fly away to the Northpole to live happily ever after. Nothing memorable

Definitely felt like Luthor got a lot more time than Supes. And that the writers were just showing up for day…