For this week’s Drawing Board, I wanted to give you fine people a look at my all time favorite superhero’s. I’m talking about The Man of Steel, The Last Son of Krypton, The Big Blue Boy Scout, Superman. Over Superman’s 75 year history, there have been many interpretations of Kal-El. He’s been everything from an […]
It’s been awhile since you were treated to the meanderings and rants of this comic fan, but fear not!! I have returned! On this edition of “The Longbox”, I’m going to give you my thoughts and insights on the recent casting of Gal Gadot (Fast 6) as DC’s flagship female character, Wonder Woman. Was she the […]
New York City hosted it’s annual Comic Con this past weekend. Much like all the other major cities that host a Comic Convention, there are a plethora of news, reveals, and announcements. This show was no different. Every publisher made some big announcements, but yet again, Marvel Comics and Marvel Studios stole the show. I’ll […]
Forever Evil Written by Geoff Johns Art by David Finch & Richard Friend Colors by Sonia Oback It only took DC two years of the New 52 before they decided that they needed a company wide crossover. I give them credit for lasting that long. Spinning out of the events from “Trinity War” (a six […]
Batman/Superman #2 Written by Greg Pak Art by Jae Lee When the New 52 reboot was announced, I was under the impression that the folks in charge would take a similar approach to the reboot back in 1986. That wasn’t the case. In 1986 (when the universe was rebooted at the end of Crisis on Infinite […]
With Man of Steel set for release in the next two weeks, I was thinking back to all of the different variations or concepts that Superman has gone through over the years. From the original “circus performer” costume to the electric blue version to the current New 52 suit. Over the years, the artists that have taken […]
I am sitting on a train heading home from Chicago, and I thought I would take the opportunity to give you my thoughts and news coming out of C2E2 2013. What a great convention. Where most cons nowadays have changed their focus to include both comics and other comic related things (movies, games, and other “geek” […]
Action Comics #19 Written by Andy Diggle Art by Tony Daniel Finally!! Redemption has arrived. After much suffering at the hands of the creative teams on both of the main Superman books (Grant Morrison/Rags Morales on Action Comics & George Perez/Jesus Merino on Superman), we are finally treated to the new creative duo in Andy Diggle (The Losers & Green […]
When DC Comics announced its latest wave of canceled books (Fury of Firestorm, Ravagers, Savage Hawkman, Deathstroke, Sword Of Sorcery and Team 7), it was only a matter of time before they began to make announcements about their replacements. And so it begins.
It was announced last week that Geoff Johns is ending his 10 year run on Green Lantern. DC’s The Source blog then revealed that ALL the Green Lantern titles were going to receive a creative face lift. This morning, DC announced the new creative teams on the GL titles as well as a brand new title.