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”

Review: Batman 90 Explores the Sins Past of Gotham’s Rogues

Writer James Tynion IV has written many Batman stories in his career. Whether under the flagship title itself or another series, the writer has built a reputation for writing a traditional Batman/Bruce Wayne. But it’s this issue that shows his knack for understanding Gotham’s people doesn’t stop with the heroes, it extends to the villainsContinue reading “Review: Batman 90 Explores the Sins Past of Gotham’s Rogues”

Strange Adventures Review: Adam Strange: War Hero or Monster?

Writer Tom King is looking for another home-run in Strange Adventures, and he might just get it. Luckily, Tom King and artist Mitch Gerads have a knack for taking shelved characters and bringing them into the limelight. However, this time they’re accompanied by the classic Golden Age style of Evan Shaner. With these superstar artistsContinue reading “Strange Adventures Review: Adam Strange: War Hero or Monster?”

Review: The Flash 750 Carries More Than Two Surprises

The Flash 750 holds a plethora of writers and artists per story that make for one of the most spectacular issues for the series. Writers Joshua Williamson, Geoff Johns, Frances Manpaul, Brian Buccellato, Marv Wolfman, and Scott Lobdell and artists Rafa Sandoval, Stephen Segovia, Jordi Tarragona Scott Kolins, Frances Manpaul, Riley Rossmo, David Marquez, BrettContinue reading “Review: The Flash 750 Carries More Than Two Surprises”

Review: Batman Curse of the White Knight Book 7: The Fall of The Batman

Batman Curse of the White Knight Book 7 is the penultimate issue of the sequel to Sean Gordon Murphy’s hit series Batman White Knight. After learning the shocking truth about the Wayne family’s wealth, Bruce is rethinking everything. The consuming melancholy tone throughout the issue is further pushed by the stellar writing and art byContinue reading “Review: Batman Curse of the White Knight Book 7: The Fall of The Batman”

Review: Batman 89 showcases the brewing storm in Gotham

Last week’s issue of Batman by James Tynion IV was a nonstop thriller. With Gulliem March and Danny Miki on art, the issue has a very ‘classic’ Batman feel to it. To be Moree specific, an early 2000’s Batman story. This is further enforced by the striking colors by Gulliem March and Carlo Pagulayan whoContinue reading “Review: Batman 89 showcases the brewing storm in Gotham”

Review: “To Alfred”: Batman: Pennyworth R.I.P.

When Former Batman writer Tom King killed Alfred Pennyworth last August (Batman #77) everyone knew that the repercussions would ripple though the threads of of the Bat-Family. Now, about six months after publication, we all get to grieve. Writers Peter Tomasi and James Tynion IV team up with artists Eddy Barrows, Chris Burnham, Sumit Kumar,Continue reading “Review: “To Alfred”: Batman: Pennyworth R.I.P.”