Daredevil 23: The Calm Before the Storm

Now that we’re entering the midway point in the Truth / Dare arc for Chip Zdarsky’s Daredevil, it seems like all the pieces are in motion. The buildup for this arc has been long, and Matthew Murdock certainly has had a lot happen since he accidentally committed murder and confessed to it. Luckily for theContinue reading “Daredevil 23: The Calm Before the Storm”

Joshua Williamson Races Towards the Finish Line in Speed Metal

After a wonderful run on The Flash, Joshua Williamson closes his tenure on not just on Barry Allen in the Flash, but on Wally West as well. Since the beginning of Rebirth, there has always been some conflict between Barry Allen and Wally West. Memories, leadership, values, they’ve all been on the line. Partnered withContinue reading “Joshua Williamson Races Towards the Finish Line in Speed Metal”

Review: Batman Three Jokers

After four years of anticipation, the first issue of Batman: Three Jokers came out and did not disappoint. Writer Geoff Johns previously teased at this story in Justice League #50 during the New 52. For those who aren’t aware, in this issue, Batman had asked the Mobious Chair who the Joker is. It responded thatContinue reading “Review: Batman Three Jokers”

Death Metal 3: Setting the Stage

After a disturbing and heartbreaking night at DC Comics, Death Metal 3 sheds some light on DC fans in these dark times. Dark Nights Death Metal is set to be the biggest event in recent DC history and this week’s issue opens with Batman (who is riding a new bat-cycle of sorts), Wonder Woman, andContinue reading “Death Metal 3: Setting the Stage”

Review: Batman 93, Designed to Fail

James Tynion IV’s first arc on Batman comes to a close all I can do is sigh in relief. The Designer was a new and exciting villain who held so much promise but became nothing more than a way to bide time until Joker’s upcoming war with Batman. Additionally, artists Guillem March and Javier FernandezContinue reading “Review: Batman 93, Designed to Fail”

Review: Death Metal #1 Rocks it out of the Park

When Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo confirmed that there would be a Metal sequel, fans rejoiced. The original event was a smashing hit, and it left an unmistakably important impact on DC continuity. However, one issue in and it seems to have already set the stage for a crisis level event at the very least.Continue reading “Review: Death Metal #1 Rocks it out of the Park”

Review: Batman 92

After a long hiatus, Batman 92 hit the shelves on June 9th and it seems like all the pieces are coming together as Batman prepares to face off with the Designer. Writer James Tynion IV comes out of the gate swinging in from the get-go with this suspenseful issue. Artist Guillem March continues to pencilContinue reading “Review: Batman 92”

Review: Batman The Adventures Continue #1

Batman The Adventures Continue might just be what the doctor ordered this week. Despite the despair and turmoil in the world around us, comic fans can find some enjoyment in a story continuing the adventures of the timeless Batman: The Animated Series TV show from the 1990’s. Writers Alan Burnett and Paul Dini reunite withContinue reading “Review: Batman The Adventures Continue #1”

Review: Robin 80th Anniversary Falters More Than it Flourishes

When DC Comics announced a 100-page giant celebrating the character Robin, and the many people who have donned the mask, fans rejoiced. Armed with a plethora of writers who have either made an impact on the character or have a strong love for them. Topple that with a combined thirteen artists and inkers and thisContinue reading “Review: Robin 80th Anniversary Falters More Than it Flourishes”

Review: The Oracle Code Flies High Above The Rest

When Marieke Nijkamp, the #1 New York Times bestselling author was announced to be writing a graphic novel with up and coming illustrator Manuel Preitano about Barbara Gordon’s time as Oracle, fans rejoiced. Barbara Gordon’s tenure as Oracle is treasured among almost every DC Comics fan. The announcement of a new take on this characterContinue reading “Review: The Oracle Code Flies High Above The Rest”

Daredevil 19 Review: War Comes to Hell’s Kitchen (Spoilers)

Chip Zdarsky starts Daredevil 19 going in swinging with a good old fashioned car explosion. And as it turns out, each page that follows will be as explosive as the last, whether physically or dramatically. With Marco Checchetto at the realms of another Daredevil issue, the art is once again elevated to another level. WithContinue reading “Daredevil 19 Review: War Comes to Hell’s Kitchen (Spoilers)”