Top 5 Comic Book Holiday Stories

With the Holiday Season comes Holiday-themed comics. And the Spirit of the Season has inspired me to go into the vaults, dig out some back-issues and share with you some of my favorite comics.  Comics that have something to do with the many festivals we celebrate around this time of year and the sense of […]

The Comic Review Round-Up, 1.22.13 Edition

Welcome back to the round-up! This week we’ve got reviews of Harley Quinn #2 and Mighty Avengers #5, but first let’s catch up with the second issue of Injustice: Gods Among Us: Year Two. INJUSTICE: GODS AMONG US: YEAR TWO #2/ Written by TOM TAYLOR/ Art by BRUNO REDONDO/ Inks by JULIEN HUGONNARD-BERT/ Colors by […]

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: […]

REVIEW: Green Lantern #10

Written by GEOFF JOHNS Art by DOUG MAHNKE, CHRISTIAN ALAMY, KEITH CHAMPAGNE & MARK IRWIN Colors by ALEX SINCLAIR Letters by SAL CIPRIANO This week’s conclusion to Geoff Johns’ second arc in the rebooted DCU answers a whole mess of questions that have been raised throughout his run on Green Lantern. In typical fashion though, […]

Justice League Dark #9

REVIEW: Justice League Dark #9

Written by JEFF LEMIRE Art by MIKEL JANIN Colors by ULISES ARREOLA Letters by ROB LEIGH Justice League Dark (JLD) #9 introduces us to Jeff Lemire’s take on the alternative, magical side of the DCnU narrative. Given his successful history with Animal Man, Sweet Tooth, and Frankenstein, Lemire seems like a natural fit for the […]

Alan Scott Revealed as DC's Newest Gay Character

THE NEW SCUM: Diver$ity

As I’m sure you know, DC announced this week that a “major iconic character” will reveal that he’s gay in a storyline starting in June. I’m sure you also know that Marvel superhero Northstar will be marrying his boyfriend Kyle as well. I’m all for equal representation in comics but stuff like this seems like […]