GREEN LANTERNS: REBIRTH #1 [Review]

For longer than most sentient races can remember, The Green Lantern Corps have served as an intergalactic peace-keeping force. Chosen from those few souls truly capable of overcoming great fear, The Green Lanterns are empowered by advanced alien technology that responds to the will of the wielder. Yet despite the ancient legacy of The Corps, […]

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COMICS Kabooooom is Excited for in 2016

At our core, Kabooooom is a comic book site. And at the core of our love for comics is a love for superheroes. Comics are far more than capes and cowls these days (thank goodness!), but it’s these epic, cosmic stories of heroes and villains that continue to make us most excited for the coming […]

CONVERGENCE #8 [Review]

Over the course of DC Comics’ Convergence event we’ve seen long-lost parallel universes pitted against one another for a Darwinian experiment. We met Deimos, a power hungry tyrant wannabe, who wanted to kill DC’s heroes to harness their collective power. And finally, in Convergence #8, writers Jeff King and Scott Lobdell use Brainiac and a host of DC characters from […]

Comic Review: CONVERGENCE #0

Convergence #0 opens with a dazed Superman asking, “Where am I? Readers might find themselves similarly confused, as this prelude to DC’s spring event is a bit of a mess. As a comics news reader, I’m aware of the basic premise of Convergence sees the return of various abandoned/alternate DC continuities in April and May, leading […]

Comic Review: SENSATION COMICS #1

The greatest advantage the forces of law and order possess has always been their ability to unite for a common cause.  Criminals, by contrast, can rarely agree upon much of anything or put aside their personal differences in favor of mutual goals.  At least, not long enough for any alliance to accomplish any lasting damage. […]

REVIEW: The Fury of Firestorm #1

REVIEW: The Fury of Firestorm #1

Written by GAIL SIMONE & ETHAN VANSCIVER (co-plotter) Art by YILDIRAY CINAR / Colors by STEVE BUCCELLATO Letters by TRAVIS LANHAM Firestorm was one of the major characters in Brightest Day this past year and after the relaunch, it’s led to the character receiving his own title. Gail Simone and Ethan Van Sciver are plotting out a […]