Posts Tagged ‘DC’

05 Apr. 2014

FCBD Sneak Peek Review


Here is a sneak look at a selection of books you might like to snag this May 3rd from your local comic retailer. The list is broken into four sections that are pretty self explanatory; for everyone, for kids, for adults and hidden gems which just highlights a couple books worth picking up that might …

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12 Mar. 2014

Shop Talk 015


Episode fifteen opens with a mid season True Detective discussion which devolves into an almost equally interesting but unrelated talk time on rodent removal. We argue over who is the more likable character; Rust Cole or Marty? Being caveman-esque men we also set aside some time to discuss Alexandra Daddario’s physical attributes and their genuine …

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25 Nov. 2013

Shop Talk 002


Last week we covered all that is going on for Marvel in the world of Television and movies so this week we tried to tackle the distinguished competition but we couldn’t completely escape Marvel. Still, we talk about the direction of Arrow now that season two is starting, Man of Steel and the gaggle of …

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GI Combat #1
14 May. 2012

GI Combat #1


When DC cancelled Men at War and Blackhawks, did they really think a new War book would good idea? How about one that is pretty flat and dull, pandering and derivative? So there are two stories. The first is about combat troops facing dinosaurs for unknown reasons and the second is yet another version of …

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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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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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