DC Comics’ Villains Month Round-Up – Week Four

DC Comics’ Villains Month is upon us. We’ve read for months about the 3D covers and DC’s financing woes, but what really matters is the content. Each issue this month deals with the background story of a DC Universe villain. So what is worth checking out and what should be passed up? [Missed week one? […]

DC’s Villains Month Round-Up – Week Three

DC Comics’ Villains Month is upon us. We’ve read for months about the 3D covers and DC’s financing woes, but what really matters is the content. Each issue this month deals with the background story of a DC Universe villain. So what is worth checking out and what should be passed up? [Missed week one? […]

DC’s Villains Month Round-Up – Week One

DC Comics’ Villains Month is upon us. We’ve read for months about the 3D covers and DC’s financing woes, but what really matters is the content. Each issue this month deals with the background story of a DC Universe villain. So what is worth checking out and what should be passed up? ACTION COMICS #23.1: […]

The Round-Up, 7. 3.13 Edition

This week’s round-up comes solely from Marcus Hammond, but he’s sure got plenty to say about three very different books. Superman has a new writer in Action Comics #22 and we’ll see whether or not this benefits the Man of Steel, and in Pandora #1 we’re finally given a glimpse of who DC’s most mysterious […]

The Editor’s Notes: The Superman Slump

The Editor’s Notes is an opinion column allowing our writers to express their honest feelings about comic books, the comic book industry, and all that it inspires. The views expressed within belong solely to their author. Mark Waid, current writer of Daredevil and the Superman origin story, Birthright, recently posted on his Thrillbent blog that “at […]

REVIEW: Superman #8

Written by KEITH GIFFEN & DANJURGENS Art by DAN JURGENS & JESUS MERINO Colors by TANYA & RICHARD HORIE Letters by CARLOS MANGUAL Every issue of a comic book is somebody’s first, as the saying goes, and DC’s New 52 revamp was supposedly built around this principle. Forget continuity, focus on characters, make superheroes relevant […]

NEWS: Steel, Backups Coming to 'Action Comics'

NEWS: Steel, Backups Coming to ‘Action Comics’

DC’s Source blog has announced that we will see back-up features in Action Comics starting with issue #4 that will star Steel! Above is artist Brad Walker’s design for Steel. From The Source: 1) BACKUPS ARE COMING Starting with #4 (on sale 12/7), ACTION COMICS will now include eight-page backups written by Grant Morrison’s hand-picked […]