Alex, Dean & Pat talk DC Comics sperheros and villians, and rank their top ten favorites. Top ten lists include Vertigo & Wild Storm charachters, because they rule. Come for the rankings, stay for the recomendations as the guys discuss some of their favorite comics that helped make these superhumans among the best in DC’s expansive universe.
Writer Christopher Priest of Deathstroke, Black Panther, Deadpool, The Ray & Captain America will be taking over the Justice League ongoing title with art by Pete Woods of Backlash, Catwoman, Action Comics, Robin & Deadpool at issue #34 in December. In addition, Sam Humphries of Green Lanterns, Jonesy, Avengers AI & Uncanny X-Force will be taking over writing Nightwing with art from Bernard Chang of Batman Beyond, X-Men, Cable & Superman. More details at CBR here & here
By Eric Burnham, Sophie Campbell, Brittany Peer, Shawn Lee
It’s a good week in comics when I have a threeway tie choosing The Week’s Finest: do I go with the tried and true Kill or Be Killed (which was quite good as usual), an intriguing mystery thriller Hellboy and the BPRD, or an underdog with fantastic art that makes me care about a character I’ve never liked? I always favor underdogs, although it was a difficult choice until I thought about the book with the best art: TMNT Universe #14.Continue reading This Week’s Finest:Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Universe #14→
The guys go see IT, the adaptation of Stepen Kings novel of the same name. Alex, Dean & Pat discuss the film itself, it’s differences and similarities from the the original novel and tv mini-series, what they liked about the new film, and more.
Tyler’s Recommendation…Runaways #1
“The gang is back! Well…most of them. If you’ve read the original series, I probably don’t have to convince you to check this out. A lot has happened to our Runaways since the last series, grab this to find out what’s next.“