Review: Grayson #1

Dick Grayson. Less than a year shy of his 75th anniversary, the beloved character has embarked on the next chapter of his colorful career. In a sense, Grayson is without a doubt the most developed character the mainstream comic book medium has ever produced. It’s so rare to see a character grow, age and change, [...]

Review Moon Knight #5

Moon Knight. A character with a diehard, cult following that for one reason or another has struggled to maintain a consistent on-going series. Many creators have tried to establish, develop and elevate Moon Knight to the heights reserved for top-tier characters. But few have the talent to deliver on their confidence. Enter Warren Ellis. Ellis [...]

Review: Superman #32

  Superman is known by many as the Man of Tomorrow.  A beacon of hope and a promise of the future. For some time now, Superman has suffered as title. Unimaginative, plodding narratives that harkened back to the worst of yesteryear had been the order of the day for this book since its NEW 52 [...]

Review: Batman Eternal #11

Batman Eternal is an ever-intensifying narrative.  Expansive in scope and scale, the story isn’t confined to Gotham nor the title character. This week’s Batman Eternal #11 expertly weaves four plotlines to construct what is without question the best written and illustrated issue this weekly yarn has presented thus far. Tim Seeley surprises. He scripts a [...]

Review: Uncanny X-men Special #1

Marvel’s Uncanny X-Men Special #1 is a book for those who can’t get enough of Cyclops’ team. This is first installment of a three-part series – Iron Man #1 and Nova Special #1 will complete the “No End in Sight” narrative. This story feels like an epic, universe-spanning annual book that couldn’t be contained in [...]

Review: Big Trouble In Little China #1

  Jack is back. As the protagonist of John Carpenter’s seminal cult classic Big Trouble in Little China, Jack Burton is one of the most memorable film characters from the 80s. And now, almost three decades later, the film that ended with a chilling cliffhanger, finds itself in print continuing the unforgettable narrative that audiences [...]