In this week’s batch of mini-reviews, we have Rogue & Gambit #2, Swamp Thing Winter Special #1, and The Wicked + The Divine: 1923 #1.
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? […]
Welcome to The Round-Up! This week, we get into the “Rotworld” crossover building in Swamp Thing and Animal Man, Becky Cloonan’s return to Conan and the latest issue of Sam Humphries’ Higher Earth! ***** CONAN THE BARBARIAN #7 / Written by BRIAN WOOD / Art by BECKY CLOONAN / Published by DARK HORSE COMICS Review by […]
Written by Scott Snyder Art by Marco Rudy (1-9) Yanick Paquette (10-20) Colors by Nathan Fairbairn Letters by Travis Lanham Scott Snyder has been on a tear in the comic book world, cranking out memorable runs in the pages of Detective Comics, American Vampire, and Batman. The New 52 reboot of Swamp Thing has been no […]
Written by SCOTT SNYDER Art by GREG CAPULLO & JONATHAN GLAPION Colors by FCO / Letters by RICHARD STARKINGS Six issues in, Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo have managed to make Batman stand alone at the top of the New 52. There are other great books, but not even Animal Man or Swamp Thing can compare […]
Written by JUDD WINICK Art by GUILLEM MARCH Colors by TOMEU MOREY / Letters by DEZI SIENTY Catwoman is a title that has really come into it’s own. It was a rocky road at first. Many fans wrote the book off because of the seemingly over-sexualized take on the feline jewel thief. But now six […]
For Scott Snyder, if you’re not going to write the biggest story you can possibly tell, there’s no point in writing it at all. Snyder talked about his recently released hardcover, The Black Mirror, at Midtown Comics’ downtown store last Friday. A New York Times #1 bestseller, The Black Mirror collects Snyder’s run on Detective […]
DC Comics has announced six new titles debuting in May that will compromise the second wave of the New 52. Fans will be ecstatic to learn that Batman Incorporated by Grant Morrison and Chris Burnham will finally be returning with this wave. The other titles being added to the new line will be: Dial H by […]