All-Star Batman #1 (DC Comics) STORY : Scott Snyder ART : John Romita Jr. (pencils), Danny Miki (inks) & Dean White (colours) Post his swan-song over on the main Batman book before the big DC Rebirth rebootage, Scott Snyders not … Continue reading REVIEW: All-Star Batman #1 (DC Comics, 2016)
The Flintstones #1 (DC Comics)
STORY : Mark Russell
ART : Steve Pugh (interior art) and Chris Chuckry (colours)
One of the latest efforts in the DC Comics company-wide revamp has been to take old Hanna-Barbera cartoons and, well, revamp them for a new age and a new audience. Now the warning sign in these situations usually is that some things were fun because of what they were and changing them too much can make them nothing but hollow reimaginings that might have been better as purely new concepts with new characters instead of pandering to nostalgia – THIS to me is the big “?” when it comes to these new Hanna-Barbera titles. Continue reading “REVIEW: The Flintstones #1 (DC Comics, 2016)”
Detective Comics Rebirth #934 STORY : James Tynion IV ART : Eddy Barrows (pencils), Ever Ferreire (inks) & Adriano Lucas (colours) Gotham City. A huge, bustling city with massively high-highs and dark and terrible lows – a city with what … Continue reading DC Rebirth Reviewed: Detective Comics #934
Wonder Woman Rebirth #1 STORY : Greg Rucka ART : Matthew Clark, Sean Parsons, Liam Sharp, Jeremy Colwell, Laura Martin & Stanley “Artgerm” Lau Wonder Woman has always been a difficult property for DC in my experience – they’ve had … Continue reading DC Rebirth Reviewed: Wonder Woman
2016.06.09-B Welcome back fellow comic fans, to another round of DC:Rebirth Reviewed – all read and reviewed by yours truly. It’s been a mixed bag of good and bad (as can be reasonably expected in any such large venture) – … Continue reading DC Rebirth Reviewed: Green Lanterns, Aquaman, Action Comics
So the much hyped and mixedly anticipated DC: Rebirth has gotten underway.
I don’t know what your background with all this is but here’s mine: I’m a DC fan since I was a kid, long before I was a Marvel fan or read any other comics besides Lee Falks Phantom, Tintin, Asterix and stuff like Amar Chitra Katha. I’ve had my ups and downs but I admit that the last 5 years have steadily seen me go from ardent DC follower to reading less and less and less until I had only 3 or 4 DC comics in my pull-list the past year or so. Continue reading “DC Rebirth Reviewed: Batman, Superman, Green Arrow”
So… DC Comics has been taking a beating from folks like me lately. For their comics, for the movies… for pretty much everything except the Arrow and The Flash which are actually good fun and have me more excited now … Continue reading Having Some Fun With The Justice League!