The first ballyhooed issue of Brian Michael Bendis’ run on Superman is here. Does it redefine the Superman mythos? No, but it’s a mostly solid Superman story.
This issue is something of a disappointment after the first special, with the characterization being paper thin and the story fairly standard stuff for a team series. Taken as a work of commentary however, the book becomes a brilliant piece of satire, albeit it possibly unintentionally. I can’t say I liked it much but neither did I dislike it.
Steve Orlando and company make getting the band together feel fresh and definitely earn the trust of readers who pick up Justice League of America Rebirth #1.
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 […]
Admittedly, attempting to write a review of a book as absurd and surreal as Multiversity #1 is daunting. But in all honestly, it’d be a disservice to not at least try putting down some words about Grant Morrison’s most recent event series. And not just because Kabooooom! is a site focusing on comic book reviews […]
Here at Kaboooooom we live and breathe comic books, but if you’re new to the game or just don’t frequent the local comic shop it can be hard to know where to start. For that, we’re here to help. Every week we’ll share with you our recommendations for what you should checking out and what […]
Welcome to the Round-Up! It’s all DC this week as Marcus Hammond leads us through the beginning of the Trinity War, updates us on how Ales Kot is handling the Suicide Squad, and Sarah Moran brings in a blast from the past with Batman 66! ***** JUSTICE LEAGUE #22/Written by GEOFF JOHNS/Art by IVAN REIS/Inks […]
New York Comic-Con is right around the corner and with it comes crowds, chaos and the ever present con crud. This year, Kabooooom will be right in the thick of things covering as many panels, Q&As and random happenings as possible. Of course, you’ll need a guide to get help you spend your time at […]