Nightwing 80: Into the Fire

It goes without saying that the Nightwing creative team is publishing one of the best comic books right now. Today’s Nightwing issue is nothing short of a shot of serotonin for Nightwing fans. Not only is this week’s supporting cast used to the best of their ability, but our titular character is once again theContinue reading “Nightwing 80: Into the Fire”

Review: Nightwing 79 is All About the Heart

When the second preview for Nightwing 79 broke out, some fans were very vocal about the idea of Dick Grayson criticizing Bruce Wayne. However, when the full issue became available, it became evident to many how much of an inconsequential comment that was. Regardless of how Dick Grayson views how Bruce spends his time andContinue reading “Review: Nightwing 79 is All About the Heart”

Future State Nightwing 2: A Dynamic Finale

Dick Grayson is ready to put an end to the Magistrate once and for all or die trying. Partnering with The Next Batman, the two plan to bring the dynamic duo back for one last dance against the villains of Gotham. Writer Andrew Constant partners with Nicola Scott to deliver the final issue of theirContinue reading “Future State Nightwing 2: A Dynamic Finale”

Future State Nightwing: Refreshingly Grimdark

In a not too distant possible future, Gotham City is in shambles. Bruce Wayne is dead (or believed to be- see Future State Dark Detective), and the militaristic Magistrate has crushed the hope out of everyone. Despite this Dick Grayson, leader of the resistance, is ready to go to war and save the future ofContinue reading “Future State Nightwing: Refreshingly Grimdark”

Future State Wonder Woman: A Sensational Story

Yara Flor’s Wonder Woman has been one of the most anticipated stories from DC’s Future State initiative. Although DC plans to incorporate multiple Wonder Women stories in Future State, this is Yara Flor’s debut appearance. Joëlle Jones hit a grand slam when she wrote and penciled this story. With colors by Jordie Bellaire, the twoContinue reading “Future State Wonder Woman: A Sensational Story”

Review: Dark Nights Death Metal: The Last Stories of the DC Universe

Dark Nights Death Metal: The Last Stories of the DC Universe is a lovely farewell story to the DC Rebirth initiative. For a while now, it’s seemed like the rebirth concept had been fading, but with Dark Nights: Death Metal coming to a close ( and DC Future State on the rise) it’s been madeContinue reading “Review: Dark Nights Death Metal: The Last Stories of the DC Universe”

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”