Snyder, Tynion, Lee, Kubert, and Romita cap off one of the stronger event preludes in recent memory
Of this year’s superhero crop, while Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2 did its expected big business, and Spider-Man: Homecoming looks to be helping that franchise find its big money ways again, Wonder Woman has proven perhaps to be 2017’s most valuable player in the genre. Not only surpassing the domestic gross of all other […]
Last week saw the end of one the first longer-lasting Rebirth creative teams, as Greg Rucka, Liam Sharp and Bilquis Evely bid adieu to Wonder Woman. And now with issue #26 (on sale July 12th), steps in Shea Fontana, creator of DC Super Hero Girls, and artist Mirka Andolfo, to steer the ship through its […]
The final issue of the current Wonder Woman run is upon us, Kyle takes a look at how things shake out.
When Greg Rucka returned to Wonder Woman alongside lead artists Liam Sharp, Bilquis Evely, and Nicola Scott, they had one goal in mind: to tell us who Diana Prince really is. Over the years, Wonder Woman has been many things– a warrior, a diplomat, a member of the Justice League, a lover, a champion of the […]
There is change in the air in comicbookland. It may be more than in the air…it may be in the streams, lakes and landfills, too. Maybe it’s here already and we just don’t know it – or don’t want to admit it. Certainly, this week’s BookScan report was a different look…and, I think, a significant […]
Did you know that Wonder Woman had a brother? You may have thought that the success of the Wonder Woman movie would change the way she was portrayed in comics, and you would be right, if by change you meant focusing on her long lost brother, because, brothers are doing it for themselves. Unless you were reading Justice […]
Hey Wonder Woman, you just rewrote the books on what female centered superhero films can do, so what are you doing for an encore? Howabout teaming up with a big sexist lug of a barbarian?
In the week leading up to the 2017 Will Eisner Awards voting deadline this Friday, the Comics Beat will feature a series of “For Your Consideration” posts highlighting a number of the nominees as a celebration of their well-deserved acknowledgement. We’ll feature some never-before-seen behind the scenes content and some of the books’ gorgeous interiors. We encourage […]
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. […]