What Are Your #FourComics?

The Kabooooom crew pick their #FourComics – those that have influenced them and brought them into the comic book reading fold. What are your #FourComics?

COMIC REVIEW: Batman and Robin Annual #2

BATMAN AND ROBIN ANNUAL #2/ Written by PETER J. TOMASI/ Art by DOUG MAHNKE with PAT GLEASON/ Inks by Various/ Published by DC COMICS The strangeness of DC’s New 52 timeline is felt in Batman and Robin Annual #2, but writer Peter J. Tomasi keeps enough focus on the characters to make this Dick Grayson […]

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? […]

REVIEW: Batman & Robin #5

REVIEW: Batman & Robin #5

Written by PETER J. TOMASI Art by PATRICK GLEASON & MICK GRAY Colors by JOHN KALISZ / Letters by PAT BROSSEAU Following last month’s issue, it’s not surprising that Peter Tomasi is taking things a bit slower this time around. Tomasi takes this issue to catch everyone up on the history of Bruce’s relationship with Morgan. […]

REVIEW: Batman & Robin #4

REVIEW: Batman & Robin #4

Written by PETER J. TOMASI Art by PATRICK GLEASON & MICK GRAY Colors by JOHN KALISZ / Letters by PAT BROSSEAU Say what you will about Damian Wayne; that he’s a brat, that he’s annoying, that he’s an easy outlet to show Bruce’s Daddy issues – whatever. After Morrison introduced the character in 2006, Damian faced […]

REVIEW: Batman & Robin #3

REVIEW: Batman & Robin #3

Written by PETER J. TOMASI Art by PATRICK GLEASON & MICK GRAY  Colors by JOHN KALISZ / Letters by PATRICK BROSSEAU In this week’s issue of “Terrible Parenting with Batman”, Bruce tries to make up for being an absent father by buying Damian a puppy. The boy wonder, however, is not as pleased and is growing […]

REVIEW: Batman & Robin #2

REVIEW: Batman & Robin #2

Written by PETER J. TOMASI/ Art by PATRICK GLEASON & MICK GRAY Colors by JOHN KALISZ / Letters by PAT BROSSEAU As Tomasi hammers home the family matters between Bruce and Damian, it makes me think that someone should re-title this series, “Daddy Issues: the Comic Book”. Regardless, he manages to hit all the right […]