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”

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: 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: 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: 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”

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.”