“The true mark of a great holiday special is one that can cut through the forced smiles that accompany holiday stories and create a genuine sense of pathos.”
In June 2016, DC Comics kicked off the start of its Rebirth initiative. After a wave of criticism surrounding the way they have treated their characters’ rich histories since 2011’s New 52 relaunch, DC has decided to rebrand. They hope that by restoring their characters’ pasts, they will restore readers’ faith in them as well. […]
Poor DC, trapped between having story line surprises and having to market those same surprises. SPOILERS*SPOILERS*SPOILERS*SPOILERS*SPOILERS*SPOILERS*SPOILERS*SPOILERS* This it is with Batman #24 by Tom King, David Finch, Miki and Jordie Bellaire. The issue is previewed in an Article at USA and today, and it doesn’t leave much to the imagination. It would be fun to […]
This Wednesday in Batgirl #11, the “Son of Penguin” arc reaches its dramatic conclusion! Ethan has it out for dear old daddy Cobblepot (shudder), and he’s assembled a mind-controlled mob to take the Penguin down. can Barbara free the minds of this murderous flash mob before it’s too late? Check out the Comics Beat’s exclusive preview […]
Kyle reviews a must-read issue of the Caped Crusader
Clone wars! Superboy and Robin find themselves in a jam in this week’s Super Sons #4. For some time now, the bratty Kid Amazo has been using his superpowers to terrorize his family members. Now though, as he encounters more superheroes and grows in strength, he’s got bigger goals in mind. Can Jon and Damian put […]
Alex reviews this week’s DC Comics!
Kyle returns from overseas to discuss the latest chapter of “The Button” and what’s new in Green Lanterns.
David Carter examines DC Comics’ March sales numbers
Bill The Boy Wonder: The Secret Co-Creator of Batman Well, it’s really only a mystery if you’ve never passed Comcis History 101, but it’s nice to see Bill Finger getting attention, in this case, a documentary taht debuts on Hulu on May 6th (right after Free Comic Book Day!) The film is the brainchild of Marc […]