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Heroes and Villains: February 9, 2018

This week I was inspired by watching season one of Young Justice (which is awesome if you’ve never watched it) with my kids to do an all-DC edition of the column focusing on the post-rebirth version of the DCU.

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Celebrate 75 Years With The Iconic WONDER WOMAN: REBIRTH #1 On The Wednesday Run

Last week saw the launch of a number of new DC Comics #1 issues – all under the “Rebirth” brand. Of course, this column, like much of the pop culture … Continue reading Celebrate 75 Years With The Iconic WONDER WOMAN: REBIRTH #1 On The Wednesday Run

A New Era For Comic Books And The DC Universe

“…a whole new era for the DC Universe…” That’s what it’s being called, the upcoming summer changes to the comic book line that DC Comics is publishing, as well as … Continue reading A New Era For Comic Books And The DC Universe

Epic Endings With Wonder Woman #35 On The Wednesday Run

For a myriad of reasons, it’s tough to find a great Wonder Woman comic book storyline run. You get lots of them with Batman and Superman and Flash and Legion … Continue reading Epic Endings With Wonder Woman #35 On The Wednesday Run

Multiple Artists, Issues & Earths For The Multiversity #1 On The Wednesday Run

Look, the DC Universe is a complex thing. Despite the attempts of creative and quite brilliant writers, artists and editors to simplify a readers’ understanding of the various realities, superheroes … Continue reading Multiple Artists, Issues & Earths For The Multiversity #1 On The Wednesday Run

Celebrate An Historic Number With Detective Comics #27 On The Wednesday Run–January 8, 2014

So, where were you in May, 1939? Enjoying a corn dog at the New York World’s Fair? Betting your pals that Lou Gehig’s consecutive games-played baseball steak would never, ever, … Continue reading Celebrate An Historic Number With Detective Comics #27 On The Wednesday Run–January 8, 2014

Lightning Strikes With Shazam! On The Wednesday Run–September 25, 2013

Justice League is undoubtedly the flagship comic book title for DC Comics. Sure, there’s the big guns of the monthly Batman and Action Comics – and, I suppose, the publishing … Continue reading Lightning Strikes With Shazam! On The Wednesday Run–September 25, 2013

Constantine, Responsibility, War And Sin – BBP! Speaks With Acclaimed Writer Ray Fawkes (Part 2)

In August of 2011, DC Comics made comic book publishing history and ended every title they were releasing, re-launching each new and returning title with a bold “#1” printed on … Continue reading Constantine, Responsibility, War And Sin – BBP! Speaks With Acclaimed Writer Ray Fawkes (Part 2)

Double Down On #0’s With Justice League And Sword Of Sorcery On The Wednesday Run – September 19, 2012

The months of August and September of 2011 were two months that, in terms of comic book sales, were owned by DC Comics. With the launch of the company’s “New … Continue reading Double Down On #0’s With Justice League And Sword Of Sorcery On The Wednesday Run – September 19, 2012

Superman and Wonder Woman’s Super Smooch Tops The Wednesday Run – August 29, 2012

What? What? What? They did what now? I know this is DC’s New 52, and that the New 52 means change, but this is just…ludicrous! Look, I’m all for new … Continue reading Superman and Wonder Woman’s Super Smooch Tops The Wednesday Run – August 29, 2012

Biff Bam Pop’s Holiday Gift Guide Day 5 – DC Comics: The New 52

This past September was a historic month in the comic book industry for publishers, retail stores, collectors and readers (both long time, casual or new). Not much is unprecedented when … Continue reading Biff Bam Pop’s Holiday Gift Guide Day 5 – DC Comics: The New 52

The Wednesday Run – September 14, 2011

It’s another Wednesday on the comic book store shelves and it’s another DC title that gets my attention. Sorry to all you Marvel lovers out there, but this was always … Continue reading The Wednesday Run – September 14, 2011