Dark Days: The Forge – the first prelude to the upcoming Dark Knights: Metal event – could be said to be the summer’s most eagerly anticipated comic book with no sense of hyperbole. Reuniting writer Scott Snyder and artist Greg Capullo – the dream team behind the critically acclaimed and beloved by fans New 52 […]

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: […]

MOVIE REVIEW: The Flashpoint Paradox

In 2011, DC Comics creator Geoff Johns penned the time-twisting, alternate reality comic book arc, Flashpoint, to mixed reactions.  It was a universe-altering whirlwind of revenge and destruction that played on the notion of uncontrollable super humans. DC Entertainment, Warner Bros. Animation, and screenwriter Jim Krieg bring that complexity to the direct-to-DVD release, Justice League: […]

THE NEW SCUM: Coping with Before Watchmen Rage

THE NEW SCUM: Coping with Before Watchmen Rage

The unthinkable has happened. We never saw it coming. Comics will never be the same! DC Comics has announced that they are moving forward with their plans for seven Before Watchmen  miniseries. Obviously, the comics community was outraged. I’m sure you’re outraged right now reading this. I’m sure you’re going to boycott DC books now […]

DC Announces Watchmen Prequels

DC Announces Watchmen Prequels

After numerous rumors the last few years about a sequel to the highly acclaimed Watchmen series, DC has officially announced Before Watchmen. Before Watchmen will be a set of 7 prequel books to further explore the stories of the characters with a two page back-up story in each of the issues. The series will also […]

NEWS: Andy Kubert Joins 'Action Comics' in January

NEWS: Andy Kubert Joins ‘Action Comics’ in January

DC Comics announced today in the New York Post that Flashpoint artist, Andy Kubert, will be  joining Grant Morrison on Action Comics in January. Kubert will join the book for a two issue arc that spans issues #5 and #6. Regular series artist Rags Morales will resume his duties following Kubert’s short stint. Here’s what Kubert […]