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J. Caleb Mozzocco

About J. Caleb Mozzocco

J. Caleb Mozzocco is a way-too-busy freelance writer who has written about comics for online and print venues for a rather long time now. He currently contributes to Comic Book Resources' Robot 6 blog and ComicsAlliance, and maintains his own daily-ish blog at EveryDayIsLikeWednesday.blogspot.com. He lives in northeast Ohio, where he works as a circulation clerk at a public library by day.

Review: ‘Transformers: Bumblebee–Win If You Dare’

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Transformers: Bumblebee—Win If You Dare Writer: James Asmus Artists: Marcelo Ferreira, Athila Fabbio and Valentina Pinto IDW Publishing; $9.99 So you’ve just seen Bumblebee, the latest of the six live-action Transformers feature films…as well as the best and most all-ages friendly of them all. And you want to spend more time with that group of […]

Review: ‘Batman and The Justice League Vol. 1′

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A Japanese creator brings a fresh eye to some iconic superheroes.

Review: ‘Shazam!’ #1

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WIth a movie in the works, DC launches a new ‘Shazam!’ series.

Review: ‘Lumberjanes: The Infernal Compass’

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The Lumberjanes go for their orienteering badges—and are kidnapped by robot butlers.

Review: ‘Wonder Woman’ #58

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Wonder Woman #58 Writer: G. Willow Wilson Artists: Cary Nord and Mick Gray DC Comics; $3.99 Rated T for Teen G. Willow Wilson, the comics writer and novelist probably best known for her work on Marvel’s Ms. Marvel, returns to DC Comics to take over the adventures of the premiere female superhero: Wonder Woman. Given […]

Review: ‘Marvel Rising’

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Marvel Rising Writers: Devin Grayson, Ryan North and G. Willow Wilson Artists: Georges Duarte, Irene Strychalski, Ramon Bachs and others Marvel; $9.99 Rated T for Teen Marvel Rising is a multi-media franchise featuring various newer, younger, and more diverse Marvel Comics heroes in animation, toys, and, of course, comics. Rather than a comic book spin-off […]

Review: ‘Gillbert Vol. 1: The Little Merman’

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Gillbert Vol. 1: The Little Merman Writer/artist: Art Baltazar Papercutz; $9.99 The star of cartoonist Art Baltazar’s new original graphic novel for kids is referred to as a merman, although he more closely resembles an anthropomorphic iguana. His name is Gillbert. Because he lives under the sea and has gills, you see. Midway through the […]

Review: ‘Mickey and Donald’s Christmas Parade’

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Mickey and Donald’s Christmas Parade Writers: Byron Erickson, Otto Veenhoven, Kirsten de Graaf and others Artists: Mau Heymans, Robert van der Kroft, Stefano Ambrosio IDW Publishing; $14.99 Halloween is just over, but IDW Publishing has already assembled and released a solid collection of Christmas comics from around the world under the title of Mickey and […]

Review: ‘Usagi Yojimbo/Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Complete Collection’

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Usagi Yojimbo/Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Complete Collection Writer/artists: Stan Sakai and Peter Laird Dark Horse Books; $17.99 Last year IDW, the publisher that currently holds the license to publish comics starring Kevin Eastman and Peter Laird’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles characters, enlisted Stan Sakai to create a brand-new, full-color crossover between the TMNT and […]

Review: ‘Rainbow Brite #1′

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Rainbow Brite #1 Writer: Jeremy Whitley Artist: Brittney Williams Dynamite Entertainment; $3.99 All Ages I had no intention of reading the first issue of the new Rainbow Brite comic book, because I am particularly ignorant of the character, her story and milieu. Created in the early 1980s by Hallmark Cards with the intention of making […]