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Baturday

Baturday: A few more books end

A few titles ended this week from DC Comics, and to be completely honest, I’m sad to see them go.  Especially Batwoman, one of the most consistently strong titles on the stands.  At least we get an annual to wrap [...]

March 21, 2015 Features
new costumes

Why Superman And Wonder Woman’s New Costumes Suck

This summer, DC is making some changes. Changes to their most iconic characters. Here I am thinking that when something is “iconic,” well there are reasons for that. Part of what makes superheroes so iconic is their familiarity and their [...]

March 17, 2015 Features
Photo courtesy of David Sherman Begg

Things got Steamy in Lake Geneva’s former Playboy Mansion – Geneva Steam Convention 2015

Hugh Hefner planned parties at the ole Playboy Mansion, but nothing like Geneva Steam Convention’s Mid Winter Carnival on 6-8 March!   The first year steampunk convention started off friday with panels, vendors and everything prim and proper – but ended [...]

March 10, 2015 Cosplay, Features
Amanda Waller v Batman

The DC Cinematic Universe has cast Amanda Waller

The DC Cinematic Universe has been causing some, umm, waves recently.  (Sorry.  Couldn’t help it.)  So it should come as no surprise that when the folks in charge of the Marvel Cinematic Universe releases a movie poster for Avengers: Age [...]

February 25, 2015 Movies and TV
Baturday

Baturday: “Where are my comics?” Edition

So I’ve got some sad news.  Granted, it’s mostly just sad for me, but still not a happy camper, nonetheless.  Weather is dumb.  And comics apparently don’t take priority when weather happens to mess up roads, shipping, and business-related shenanigans, [...]

February 21, 2015 Features
Aquaman

Unite the Seven with DC Cinematic Universe’s Aquaman

Jason Momoa is Aquaman!  Zack Snyder released a promotional image on Twitter late last night, exclaiming: “There is only one true king,” adding the official hashtag: #UniteTheSeven shortly thereafter.  This could have several different meanings, from the obvious “Aquaman is [...]

February 20, 2015 Movies and TV
Rob Liefeld - Deadpool artist with IBOT's Iron America

LUV TO THE ARTISTS WHO INSPIRE COSPLAYS – Favorites from Wizard World Madison

Artist Alley – best part of the con!  LUV the guys that bring us vivid eyefuls of Deadpool antics, harried damsels in distress saved by Superman, amazing fighting teams in Armored Forces, Powder Puff pizazz and or the artist that [...]

February 13, 2015 Cosplay, Features
Schleich

Schleich Releases Justice League Figures

I love toys. I especially love toys of my favorite super heroes. So, last year, when Schleich sent me a special limited run of the Joker figure for their upcoming Justice League set, I knew that I had to review [...]

February 12, 2015 Features
New 52 Pickup

New 52 Pick-Up: DC Comics changes things up a bit

Straight from the (web)pages of dccomics.com, this epic story just dropped in our laps.  And this lifelong DC fan couldn’t be happier!  Some changes, some new titles, some new books, and some long-awaited ongoings (and miniseries) will finally be gracing [...]

February 6, 2015 News
Baturday

Baturday: Batman Eternal, Grayson, and more!

Welcome back to Baturday, loyal fans of the Dark Knight!  Even though there wasn’t a new episode of Gotham this week, we did get some awesome (maybe) news regarding the Suicide Squad movie: Tom Hardy is out as Rick Flagg, [...]

January 17, 2015 Features
Baturday

Baturday: Damian Returns and Endgame Heats Up!

So lots of crazy (but awesome) stuff happened in the pages of various Batman books this week.  All in all, it was another fantastic week to be a Bat fan.  Here are my quick (spoiler-free) run-downs of the excellent selections [...]

December 20, 2014 Features
DC Universe

So the DC Universe changes forever in March…

Convergence.  Crisis.  End.  These three words are being tossed around a lot at the DC offices (currently in New York City, soon to be in Burbank, CA) today.  So what does this mean for the DC Universe? Well, it means [...]

December 15, 2014 News
Baturday

Baturday: Batman Eternal #36, Worlds End #10, and more!

Welcome back, Batman fans!  We’ve got a few fun new Batman-related comics up for review this week, so let’s stop wasting time and start fighting crime…  err…  reviewing comic books!   Harley Quinn Holiday Spec. #1 – My Rating: 4/5 [...]

December 13, 2014 Features
Baturday

Baturday: Batman Eternal #31, Superman Unchained #9, and more!

Welcome back, Bat fans!  Hope you’ve been enjoying Fox’s hit show, Gotham, as much as I have been.  It sure is great to finally see those formative years of Gotham City…  And who would have ever guessed that the Penguin [...]

November 8, 2014 Reviews
Baturday

Baturday: Justice League #35, Batman and Robin #35, and more!

Holy ginormous week of comics, Batman!  With a (slightly late) review of Gotham under my belt, this week’s releases were just extra icing on the Bat cake.  There were ten (10!) Batman-related books that hit the shelves this week, and [...]

October 18, 2014 Features