Dial H #1
13 May. 2012

Dial H #1


Out of all DC’s new books, Dial H held the least personal appeal. I held out the least amount of hope but sometimes life can please and at least amuse and, apparently, so can Dial H. The series has a very unorthodox formula in the world of superheroes and secret identities; when you use a …

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X-O Manowar #1
12 May. 2012

X-O Manowar #1


Part Gladiator, part Metroid and part Captain America and all together an entirely new beast of comic creation, the origin of X-O was fantastic even back in the nineties and since then there hasn’t really been anything like it. Valiant returns with one of it’s strongest titles carrying their banner into battle. Cary Nord is …

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World’s Finest #1
10 May. 2012

World’s Finest #1


Straight out of the pages of Earth 2 #1, Supergirl (Powergirl) and Robin (Huntress) are stuck in our (the new DC 52) universe. We catch up on just how they’ve been spending the last five years and how they rename themselves before throwing down with the Irradiated man or at least starting to as it’s …

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Earth 2 #1
09 May. 2012

Earth 2 #1


Having just finished reading the Apokalips invasion of Darkseid’s Parademons in Justice League Vol.1, I unwittingly stumbled into this book as a perfect follow up! What would have happened if it all didn’t work out? A parallel Earth has failed to defeat the invaders and have struggled to survive for the past five years. We …

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Justice League Origins HC Vol.1
07 May. 2012

Justice League Origins HC Vol.1


First on the shelf from DC’s new universe in collected hardcover format is the flagship title of Earth’s mightiest of the mighty! That’s right, Geoff Johns and Jim Lee! You thought I was referring to Supes and Bats and the rest? Well seeing the sales this book’s generated over the last six months and the …

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The Town
07 May. 2012

The Town


Ben Affleck is such a fan of Michael Mann’s Heat that he took it upon himself to remake the entire movie! There’s nothing terribly original about the movie other than it’s set in Boston which is Affleck’s home town and an unsettling similarity to the Departed which only came out a few years ago. The …

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