DC Rebirth: 1 Year In Review

I’ve recently been asked by the good folks at Comic Con India to continue my collaboration efforts with them to promote the culture of sci-fi, fantasy and of course, comics. They’ve recently launched an effort called The Geekly which is like a free-to-read collective blog which will field (for now anyway) contributions from their founder…

REVIEW: Double D v1 (Image, 2015)

Double D v1 (Image, 2015) STORY : Eddie Argos ART : Steven Horry (art), David Cooper (colours) & Colin Bell (letters) Story by a British musician/writer about a fat kid who gets his ass kicked a lot and then discovers that one day he is super-strong and fast and all, so long as he keeps…

REVIEW: The Illuminati (Marvel, 2015)

The Illuminati #1 (MARVEL, 2016) STORY : Joshua Williamson ART : Shawn Crystal There have been other Marvel series bearing this name, This is the recent one where supervillainThe Hood tries to recruit Titania and a bunch of villains to form his own evil Illuminati

REVIEW: Devi: Rebirth #1 (Graphic India, 2016)

Devi: Rebirth #1 (Graphic India) STORY: Siddharth Kotian ART : Mukesh Singh (art), Nanjan J (colours) & Jenny Frison (cover) This issue marks a revival of a relatively in-limbo character of Devi by Graphic India. Originally published by someone else and with several starts and stops, this comic seems to be trying to be both…

REVIEW: All-Star Batman #1 (DC Comics, 2016)

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 done with the Dark Knight and picks up in this newly launched title that takes…

REVIEW: The Flintstones #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…