Week 11 2014 | Part 3 | Comic Reviews

By: Cynthia A. Nightwing #29 Safety Net That really was a touching issue as far as Nightwing as concerned. In this issue, Jen, a little girl that Dick and his friends have been watching, has lost her parents to a psychopath, one Mr. Zsasz, a man who cuts himself to mark each of his victims.  And she knows who Nightwing is show she stole his stuff (except his costume) and went after him.  But of course Nightwing saved her and took down []

Week 11 2014 | Part 2 | Comic Reviews

DC Universe vs. Masters of the Universe #5 Worlds Collide Well, this issue certainly answered all the questions about why Orko is evil now.  Back in the He-Man and the Masters of the Universe miniseries, where Skeletor had brainwashed everyone and ruled Eternia, turns out little Orko had been trying to be a hero but, as   it always happened, his spell backfired on him and he became the most evil and most powerful sorceress in the realm. Poor little Orko. Anyway, Skeletor []

Week 7 2014 | Part 4 | Comic Reviews

By: Cynthia A. Nightwing #28 Butterfly Effects So I just heard that DC Comics is cancelling this series!  Anyway, in this issue, Nightwing is living his life in Chicago, working at the diner by day and fighting crime by night.  But then a villain comes hunting down Nightwing because he’s dying and it is inadvertently Nightwing’s fault.  This sends a torrent of thoughts through his mind, especially when he sees Sonia, Tony Zucco’s daughter.  He sees the ramifications of his actions, and []

Week 4 2014 | Part 2 | Comic Reviews

By: Cynthia A. Red Hood and the Outlaws #27 Demons First off: Ra’s looks like Wolverine on this cover.  Just saying.  Anyway, this was a great issue!  Jason Todd has his memories back and his friends back.  This writer is officially a fan of Jason Todd.  His character has so much strength and has moved past the darkness that has guarded his heart for so long, the darkness that has lived around him since Joker beat him to death with a crowbar []

Week 51 2013 | Part 1 | Comic Reviews

By: Cynthia A. Justice League #25 Forever Lost The title of this issue should have been titled “The Origin of Owlman”.  That’s what the issue is dealing with, as well as why he had his Superwoman kidnap   Nightwing.  He has always had a sick fantasy, to be the one who needed to be needed, to be the center of attention, so far as to kill the family of his Dick Grayson to have him latch onto him.  However, with a sadistic cruel []

Week 50 2013 | Part 1 | Comic Reviews

By: Cynthia A. Justice League 3000 #1 Yesterday Lives! All right folks, DC Comics has brought to us a new Justice League comic, this one set I the 31st century.  The story within this comic is that the greatest heroes that ever lived are back, and ready to do their jobs.  But these guys are not the same people from the past.  They are clones, created by Cadmus and a pair of twins who are often called “The Wonder Twins”.  See what []

Week 46 2013 | Part 1 | Comic Reviews

By: Cynthia A. Nightwing #25 One Dark City Night This Nightwing issues is a Zero Year tie-in and follows the star Dick Grayson as he discovers what a hero he is…once he pulls his head out of his arse that is. The story takes place right as Batman begins to make his presence known in Gotham when Nightwing still had parents and was the star of the Hayley Circus, letting everyone know it.  So the point of this issue to show growth []

The New 52 Group Solicits, Part 2 (February 2014)

By: Alex Nagorski   BATMAN/SUPERMAN #8 Written by GREG PAK Art and cover by KENNETH ROCAFORT On sale FEBRUARY 5, 2014 The Worlds’ Finest teams of two worlds meet at last in chapter 1 of “First Contact”! With Power Girl’s abilities on the fritz, see what happens when her long-lost cousin Superman approaches her! And a major threat returns in a way you won’t believe! Continues in this month’s WORLDS’ FINEST #8. SUPERMAN/WONDER WOMAN #5 Written by CHARLES SOULE Art and cover []

The New 52 Group Solicits, Part 1 (February 2014)

By: Alex Nagorski FOREVER EVIL #6 Written by GEOFF JOHNS Art by DAVID FINCH and RICHARD FRIEND Cover by DAVID FINCH On sale FEBRUARY 19 The final fate of Nightwing! The most unlikely of allies have set the Crime Syndicate in their sights — and they’re playing for keeps while the life of a hero hangs in the balance! Plus, the identity of the mysterious man in the hood is finally revealed! JUSTICE LEAGUE #28 Written by GEOFF JOHNS Art and cover []