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Death of the Family to Receive Die-Cut Covers

The event that will surely shake the Bat-family to its core and the shape the future of Gotham City is just around the corner. Death of the Family is due to hit shelves this October with issue #13 of what many consider [...]

October 1, 2012 Reviews
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Review: Smallville Season 11 #17

Smallville Season 11 #17 is out, and it’s time to get back into the Smallville universe!  Changes abound!  Just when I felt like the book had settled in the hits kept on coming, which I suppose is what a good [...]

September 24, 2012 Reviews
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Review: Smallville Season 11 #14

Smallville Season 11 #14 is part two of Detective, and while Batman is a much hyped guest star, the episode so far is still Superman-centric.  This is going to be a spoilery review of the latest digital installment, so with [...]

August 28, 2012 Reviews
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Review: Smallville – Detective Part 1

Smallville Season Eleven Chapter Thirteen Detective Part One – Whew, this book sure has a lot of titles!  It also has a lot of entertainment value, both as a continuation of the Smallville television series and as an inspired Superman [...]

August 20, 2012 Reviews
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Review: Batman #12

DC Comics‘ Batman #12, by writer Scott Snyder and artist Becky Cloonan with backups by writer James Tynion IV and artist Andy Clarke, tells a moving story. Harper Row, first glimpsed in issue #1 and later issue #7, has a [...]

August 8, 2012 Reviews
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SDCC 2012: The Dynamic Duo of Scott Snyder & James Tynion IV

Scott Snyder and James Tynion IV are to DC what Batman and Robin are to Gotham. Like a master is to a student, Tynion has apprenticed to Snyder by writing back-up stories for Batman. Make no mistake though. This is [...]

July 16, 2012 Reviews
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Story Mode: Justice League Alternates, Part 13

ORACLE File A00404   Batman has returned to Gotham City.   Well, sort of. As far as anyone knows, Batman has returned to Gotham City. Bruce is still missing, however, and remains my priority in the search for our missing [...]

May 5, 2012 Reviews
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ECCC 2012: Gail Simone Spotlight Panel

When it comes to favorite female comic book creators, Gail Simone tops my list. Her work on Birds of Prey and Secret Six earned her that spot, but it’s her present work on Batgirl and her commitment to the characters [...]

April 1, 2012 Reviews
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Story Mode: Justice League Alternates, Part Nine

Mission Log Date: Feb. 28, 2012 Report Number: 0033 Filed By: Agent Cameron Chase   Mission Location: Star City Mission Target(s): Desaad and Intergang   Mission Details: In what appears to be an attempt to expand Intergang in the absence [...]

March 24, 2012 Reviews
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Story Mode: Justice League Alternates, Part Eight

Desaad had encountered no few heroes of Earth in his time as Darkseid’s chief assistant and master torturer, but none were as strange as the mechanized creature before him.   In an explosion of dirt and concrete, the custom armored [...]

March 17, 2012 Reviews
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Story Mode: Justice League Alternates, Part Six

ORACLE File A00303   Necessity may be the mother of invention, but she mothers new superheroes, too.   Case in point: The team I’ve designated the Justice League Alternates. I had originally assembled this group to act as a high-profile [...]

March 3, 2012 Reviews
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Story Mode: Justice League Alternates, Part One

“C’mon, we’re almost in the clear! Let’s move!” The trio of robbers ran out the door of the bank as fast as they could with so many bags of money. All they needed to do was get to their waiting [...]

January 28, 2012 Reviews
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Three Robin Skins Revealed For Batman: Arkham City

As each new piece of information comes out concerning Batman: Arkham City, the sequel to the highly praised Batman: Arkham Asylum, it’s easy to see why it’s one of the most anticipated games of the year. Between the different skins [...]

August 23, 2011 Reviews
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DC Relaunch: The Women Of Gotham

With all of the major new titles being announced from DC lately it certainly seems like it’d be easy to miss a few of them! But this latest batch is certainly a group of books you sure won’t want to [...]

June 7, 2011 Reviews