Review: Grayson #12

For a year now, Grayson has been a consistent showstopper. But with the current issue, “A Fine Performance”, the title has reached a new level of excellence. Tom King, Tim Seeley and Mikel Janin have spearheaded the stellar series and elevated its title character to new heights. Grayson #12 is perfectly plotted by Seeley and [...]

Review: Captain America White #1

Some books are teased. Some are overhyped. And others completely fail to launch. But every once in a while, a series comes along that is more than worth the wait. Captain America: White #1 is a classic example of the latter. Writer Jeph Loeb and artist Tim Sale have become synonymous with one another. Their [...]

National Batman Day!! 9/26/15

Holy Holiday Batman! It’s that time of the year again, where we celebrate the adventures and exploits of everyone’s favorite dark knight caped crusader. In celebration of National Batman Day, Nostalgic is having a sale! All DC Comics merchandise is 20% off, this includes comics, toys, graphic novels, and even the Batman Black and White [...]

Review: Batman #44

Scott Snyder. Brian Azzarello. Jock. If I have your attention, Batman #44 is the book for you. This issue features a poignant, post-Zero Year tale. Plus, it serves as the soft origin of Batman’s newest villain, Mr. Bloom. It ultimately reveals that he’s been a player in Gotham since Batman’s early days. Snyder and Azzarello [...]

Review: Plutona #1

Many mainstream creators invariably produce heartfelt narratives. But few modern storytellers convey powerful pathos and carefully crafted catharsis at the level Jeff Lemire delivers on a consistent basis. And if the first installment of Plutona is any indication, this series’ spectacular superhero twist on the coming-of-age genre is poised to become a classic. Joining Lemire [...]

Review: Archie #2

Finally! The second installment of Archie is here. This series has not just made a case for itself as the best new series on the shelves; it should easily be the most anticipated title on your pull list. Mark Waid and Fiona Staples have never been better, respectively. They’re crafting something special.  Archie #2 picks [...]