Over the past few weeks, DC has published a number of crossover titles that pit their superhero lineup (with luminaries like The Legion of Super-Heroes, Wonder Woman, Martian Manhunter, and Lobo) against the zany Looney Tunes stars (Bugs Bunny, The Tazmanian Devil, Marvin the Martian, and Road Runner respectively). They’ve produced some pretty fun books […]
“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 […]
Kyle reviews a must-read issue of the Caped Crusader
In an interview with Paste Magazine, Sheriff of Babylon collaborators Tom King and Mitch Gerads announced Mister Miracle. The 12 issue maxiseries continues the adventures of Scott Free, a character from legendary artist Jack Kirby’s Fourth World line of comics. The series, which will be lettered by Clayton Cowles, edited by Jamie Rich, and published by DC Comics, […]
Kyle returns from overseas to discuss the latest chapter of “The Button” and what’s new in Green Lanterns.
This March sees the release of DC’s next big step in integrating Watchmen into their mainline universe with the Batman/Flash crossover “The Button”, centering on the smiley-face paraphenalia that Bruce discovered in the Batcave at the close of last year’s DC Universe Rebirth special that launched their current publishing status-quo (and a pretty fun status-quo […]
Alex Lu dives into the latest DC Comics releases!
Here we go. “The Button” is a a four part story arc in issues #21 and #22 of BATMAN and THE FLASH, by the Batman team of Tom King and Jason Fabok, and the Flash’s Joshua Williamson/ Howard Porter duo. The story line will unravel more of the mystery set up by Geoff Johns in DC UNIVERSE: REBIRTH […]