A number of years ago, Shelly Bond, then executive editor at Vertigo Comics, an imprint of DC Comics, and former My Chemical Romance lead singer Gerard Way were working on a grand project. Way, who was pitching Doom Patrol at the time, soon began working on a whole line of books in close collaboration with Bond. […]
DC unexpectedly dropped their (alphabetically) Vertigo and Young Animal announcements ahead of tomorrow’s panel. The biggest news is probably Milk Wars – a weekly crossover event between Young Animal and the DCU. Oh, sure – Mother Panic/Batman was going to happen at some point, but Doom Patrol/Justice League, Shade the Changing Girl/Wonder Woman or Cave Carson/Swamp Thing? No, […]
After Doom Patrol #7 hit back at the end of July, with its Allred-drawn tribute to the Silver Age era of the team. It seemed as if the possibilities were endless for where Gerard Way and Nick Derington might take this lovable team of outre outcasts next. As it turns out, we’ll finally find out […]
Over the past year, Shade, the Changing Girl has carved out a distinctive space for itself in the comics landscape. The standout book of DC Comics’ Young Animal imprint, Shade tells the story of a young Avian woman named Loma who tires of life on her home planet, Meta. A youthful obsession with Earth and the poet Rac Shade […]
Recovering from SDCC and LA hallucinations, Alex Lu takes a journey to New Genesis to review this week’s DC Comics!
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. […]
This afternoon at the DC Comics’ Young Animal panel, the the all-star team of creators including editor Jamie S. Rich, line curator and Doom Patrol writer Gerard Way, Cave Carson has a Cybernetic Eye writer Jon Rivera, Doom Patrol letterer Todd Klein, Mother Panic writer Jody Houser, and Shade the Changing Girl team Cecil Castellucci, […]
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Alex reviews this week’s DC Comics!
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