All-Star Batman #7 review

Poison Ivy is an interesting character.  She’s also likely an incredibly difficult character to write, because so many of her traits require a tricky balancing act: she’s a sensual character, which can…

All-Star Batman #6 review

A lone, dark figure begins to come into view, still largely shrouded by the thick snow. The blistering winds whip a long, black cape back and forth.  The frigid temperature, which is…

All-Star Batman #5 review

My relationship with this arc has been rather… strange.  Even though there were aspects of Scott Snyder’s writing on Batman that I wasn’t a huge fan of, I was still greatly looking…

All-Star Batman #4 review

Let’s talk about that cover for a second.  I mean, how great is it?  Say what you will about Romita’s style (believe me, I have some things to say later), but that…

All-Star Batman #3 review

Batman and Two-Face edge ever closer to their destination in All-Star Batman #3, while a deeper history between the two is revealed.  After the zig-zagging narrative and outright zaniness of the first…

All-Star Batman #2 review

We’re one month in with 288 miles to go, and I can confidently say that All-Star Batman is picking up steam. Last month’s issue left me underwhelmed, as I found it to…

All-Star Batman #1 review

Writing a single character for over fifty issues is no small achievement.  In a time where a comic is lucky if it even makes it to fifty issues, seeing a mostly consistent…