• The Art of Birds of Prey

    The Art of Birds of Prey0

    If you have read my work on WWAC, you will know that visual culture is my ‘thing’. By that I mean, I’m all about the art, especially how pop culture riffs on famous artists and plays with their iconic images. Late last year, DC released original character art for Birds of Prey. I was already

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  • Previously on Comics: Dear Comics Industry

    Previously on Comics: Dear Comics Industry1

    • News
    • January 13, 2020

    Hello once again Dear Reader! I hope you are quite recovered from the New Year’s festivities and ready to face 2020 with alacrity. No? Yeah, me neither. So, let’s get into the news that came out last week, which was a lot, thanks to the holidays and such. It seems like two comics companies decided

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  • DC PUBWATCH – End of Year Edition

    DC PUBWATCH – End of Year Edition0

    Happy holidays from the DC Pubwatch! As we reach the end of the year, I want to reminisce a little bit. Over the course of the year DC published 729 books, of which I gave an overwhelming majority A’s or B’s. For the most part, other than a few books that missed the mark, it

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  • The Wedding Issue Grand Finale: Superman and Lois Lane

    The Wedding Issue Grand Finale: Superman and Lois Lane0

    Aside from “Who would win in a fight?” nothing gets comic fans more heated than the question of whether or not superheroes should marry. In our final entry (for now!) of this ongoing mini-feature, Rebecca Henely-Weiss and recent bride Kayleigh Hearn take a trip down memory lane to the most significant times comic companies took

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  • Far Sector #2: It’s Not Easy Being Green

    Far Sector #2: It’s Not Easy Being Green0

    Far Sector #2 Deron Bennett (letterer), Jamal Campbell (artist), Maggie Howell (assistant editor), N. K. Jemisin (writer), Andy Khouri (editor) DC’s Young Animal December 11, 2019 The cover of Far Sector #2 implies that there’s some downtime. when we open to the first page, Sojourner “Jo” Mullein, dressed in a green suit and clip-clopping heels,

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  • Superman’s Pal, Jimmy Olsen is Comics’ The Good Place

    Superman’s Pal, Jimmy Olsen is Comics’ The Good Place0

    I heard people rave about The Good Place for years before I actually watched the show, mostly because I don’t consider myself to be a sitcom person. I then I read Sam Anderson’s article in The New York Times, “What Makes ‘The Good Place’ so Good?” which convinced me that there was something going on

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