New 52 – Batgirl #30 review

Batgirl #30 goes back and forth on whether or not it wants to be an emotional requiem issue for Nightwing or a fun throw-away issue about a monster called The Midnight Man that teenagers summon during a night…

New 52 – Batgirl #29 review

Last month, we saw the introduction of a new villain named “Silver” who believed that the Bat-family were vampires and the city was just under some sort of hypnotic delusion that he, his attractive servant, and the Batman’s…

New 52 – Batgirl #28 review

Batgirl doesn’t bother making a gentle segue from last month’s Gothtopia tie-in to its latest storyline and that will make for an awkward transition when these comics finally go to trade paperback, but if we set that complaint…

New 52 – Batgirl #27 review

NOTE: I recommend that you read Detective Comics #27 before reading this comic or any review. I’m going to avoid any major spoilers from this issue, but in order to discuss it at all I’ll need to mention…

New 52 – Batgirl #26 review

Say what you will about the hard-to-swallow motivations of some of the characters and the sporadic release schedule of this arc, but the covers for Batgirl: Wanted have been breath-taking and issue #26 is no exception. Best of…

New 52 – Batgirl #25 review

Wait, this was $3.99? I actually had to flip back through this one to see if there was extra content because it certainly felt like the average $2.99 length and it definitely doesn’t have a glossy or embossed…

Batgirl, Vol. 3: Death of the Family review

The third volume of Batgirl features the crossover “Death of the Family” in its title, but unlike another New 52 graphic novel that was released this month (Catwoman, Vol. 3: Death of the Family, which only touched on…

New 52 – Batgirl #24 review

Batgirl is a dark comic where a variety of awful things happen to our heroine in every issue, but no installment was as brutal as part one of Batgirl: Wanted. In that chapter we saw Ricky, the boy…

New 52 – Batgirl #23 review

If you’ve read my previous reviews then you know I’m tired of the doom and gloom and gore of this series and wish it were more fun like say Batgirl: Year One or what the current New 52…

New 52 – Batgirl #22 review

I have mixed feelings about Batgirl #22 but overall I think readers will enjoy it and it’s a step in the right direction so I want to lean more on the positive. For one, it’s got a funny…