• DC PUBWATCH June 2019 Edition

    DC PUBWATCH June 2019 Edition0

    This was a big month for DC Comics news, and more so for three of the company’s imprints. It was announced last week that the rumors are indeed true, and at the end of the year, DC will be retiring the Vertigo label. This shutters that mature reader imprint after twenty-six years, and only a

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  • Superman Year One: A.K.A. Ah, Just What Superman’s Origin Needed, Some Rape

    Superman Year One: A.K.A. Ah, Just What Superman’s Origin Needed, Some Rape3

    Superman: Year One #1 Mark Doyle (editor), Danny Miki (inker), Frank Miller (writer), John Romita Jr. (artist), Alex Sinclair (colorist), Amedeo Turturro (associate editor), John Workman (letterer) DC Comics June 19th, 2019 Is there anyone in comics more infinitely frustrating than Frank Miller? One of the most iconic, notorious, and lauded creators in the industry. A man

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  • DC PUBWATCH – May 2019 Edition

    DC PUBWATCH – May 2019 Edition0

    This month’s big DC news is bittersweet for your trusty DC Pubwatcher. Tom King is leaving the Batman title at the end of the year with issue #85. This means that King’s Batman run will clock in at 81 issues, 3 annuals, and a story from the Secret Files issue. This leaves it short of

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  • DC Comics PUBWATCH – April 2019 Edition

    DC Comics PUBWATCH – April 2019 Edition0

    The biggest news this month for DC Comics was the full-on committal of the company to getting their comics on the DC Universe App. At Wonder Con it was announced that soon they’d have their entire digital catalog (with a twelve-month delay for new issues) on the platform, and they’re doing their best to make

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  • The Super Sons Take on the PolarShield Project

    The Super Sons Take on the PolarShield Project0

    Super Sons: The PolarShield Project Book #1 Ile Gonzalez (artist), Ridley Pearson (writer) and Saida Temofonte (letterer) DC Zoom (a DC Comics imprint) April 2, 2019 In March 2015, I hosted a Gotham Academy roundtable featuring five book bloggers. We discussed their limited experience with comics, if the series was great for newbies, and if

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  • DC PUBWATCH – March 2019 and Emerald City Comic Con

    DC PUBWATCH – March 2019 and Emerald City Comic Con0

    For the news this month, it’s something a little different. I was privileged enough to attend this month’s Emerald City Comic Con in Seattle, Washington, and spent a weekend attending the various DC Comics related panels and live interviews with SyFy. I’m going to give you a brief rundown of those four panels and interviews.

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