Batman #17 review

Tom King’s work can be very polarizing, and likewise, unpredictable.  I used to be someone that could simply say, “I love Tom King’s work”.  But after the highs and lows I’ve witnessed…

Detective Comics #950 review

Welcome to the review for Detective Comics #950!  This is a special anniversary issue commemorating the milestone that Detective Comics has just crossed.  As such, the issue is extra-sized, coming in at…

Batman #16 review

What an opening!  A crash of lightning during a rain storm that back-lights the gates of Arkham Asylum.  This is some quintessential Batman iconography right here.  I was so happy I couldn’t…

Detective Comics #949 review

This is the finale to the two-part “Batwoman Begins” story, but really, it’s not a finale at all.  Pretty much everything is left hanging.  This story is really just a sampling of…

Batman #15 review

As I type up this review, this is still the official solicitation for this comic that appears on DC’s website:  “STREETS AND SWAMPS! Swamp Thing comes to Gotham City with a mysterious…

Detective Comics #948 review

Batwoman Begins is a two part story being featured in the pages of Detective Comics that will most likely lead directly into the solo Batwoman book that is starting in mid-March, preceded…

Batman #14 review

This issue is essentially Catwoman’s last night of freedom on the town before getting sent off to the big house…being shipped up the river…submitting to the slammer…(insert your own preferred jailhouse terminology…

Detective Comics #947 review

When we last saw our heroes, they were being audibly assaulted by The Spoiler.  Has she snapped?  What turn of events could have possibly propelled her to such deplorable doings?   Why…