Monthly Archives: November 2013

The World of Flashpoint Featuring Batman (DC)

Rating: 2.5/5 – Gotham is glorious, the rest is forgettable. As a longtime DC reader, I have a special relationship with “continuity”.  And by special, I mean I obsess over how characters and events impact each other under the umbrella … Continue reading

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American Vampire Vol. 3 (DC/Vertigo)

Rating: 4.5/5 – Brutal, bloody and with a lot of tooth. I wish I didn’t have such praise to heap on Scott Snyder. I’ve felt the same way about the likes of Ellis and Hickman, even the oft praised god … Continue reading

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Atomic Robo and the Shadow From Beyond Time (Red 5)

Rating: 5/5 – So good I read all of the other volumes before I finished this review! For many years, I was only dimly aware of the fact that four-color funny books could actually be funny without becoming slapsticky or … Continue reading

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Infinite Kung Fu (Top Shelf)

Rating: 2.5/5 – A swing and a miss. My two favorite shows when I was a little kid were subbed episodes of Ultraman and Kung Fu with David Carradine. As I got older that love expanded to movies like Enter … Continue reading

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