[Comic Review] In Bloom — Batman #42

Batman takes on another super-powered thug in Batman #42, and it's beginning to look like a new villain has arrived in Gotham City to challenge the new Dark Knight. Last issue, Jim Gordon took on the mantle of the Bat and fought against Precious Precious, a low-level thug exhibiting some strange powers. Issue #42 follows... Continue Reading →

Convergence #1 Review

Convergence #1 is a much more coherent issue that finally gets to the gist of what's happening with the DC multiverse. With Brainiac missing, his second-in-command, Telos, takes matters into his own hands by bringing the heroes and villains of the multiple Earths into one giant arena to determine who will survive and who will... Continue Reading →

[Comic Review] Just a Man — Grayson #5

What kind of superhero has no powers? In Grayson #5, Dick Grayson survives a grueling 10-day trek through a desert, fighting off temptation and doubt. After crash-landing somewhere in Saudi Arabia after an airfight with A.R.G.U.S., Grayson, a wounded Helena Bertinelli (Matron), and the Midnighter transport precious cargo -- a newborn baby with a special... Continue Reading →

[Comic Review] Axis and Allies — Batman #39

With the Joker's virus creating absolute anarchy in Gotham City, Batman resorts to turning his enemies into allies. After venturing into the Court of Owls' underground headquarters last issue, Batman takes a moment to obtain some of the answers he's looking for. The dionesium that gives the Joker his healing capabilities and prolonged life also... Continue Reading →

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