Booster Gold: The Greatest Hero You’ve Never Heard Of

Booster Gold was one of the first new characters DC introduced after Crisis on Infinite Earths. Created by Dan Jurgens, his first debut was in February of 1986 in Booster Gold #1. He guards the integrity of the time stream, and playing the fool is part of his cover. He protects all of time and space from evil.

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IMMORTAL HULK and the History of Comic Horror

When at their very best, comics like The Immortal Hulk allow their readers to confront the characteristics of the world and the people around us. Whether examining moral integrity in the pages of DC Comics’ Superman or weighing the differences between consequence and responsibility in Marvel’s Spider-Man, the most memorable character moments always come when…

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DC Comics: Top 5 Deadliest Villains

5. Brainiac Vrill Drox, otherwise known as Brainiac takes the 5th place spot.  His first appearance was in 1958, in Action Comics #242.  He is one of Superman’s most intelligent foes.  Brainiac is a self-aware alien AI, who is driven to seek all the knowledge of the Universe.  He was created with the purpose of…

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In the Mirror of the Phantasm – Batman: Mask of the Phantasm Retrospective

A Reflection & Review of DC Comics’ 1993 Batman: Mask of the Phantasm. Animated feature films continue to excel in the box office. On December 14th 2018, the most significant animated adaptation of a Marvel comic book character was released. Marvel’s animated endeavor hit theaters to mass critical and public acclaim. That film would go…

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Review: Lois Lane #1

LOIS LANE #1 Written by Greg Rucka Art by Mike Perkins, Paul Mounts, and Simon Bowland Edited by Jessica Chen, Mike Cotton, and Brian Cunningham Published by DC Comics Release Date: July 3, 2019 Journalism is a tough business, it takes extraordinary people to chase down a story that could possibly get them killed in…

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Doom Patrol: The Comic Book Show You Didn’t Know You Needed

It’s been a few weeks since DC Universe’s 2nd live action series ended its first season and with that comes a lot to discuss to say the least. To get right into it, Doom Patrol is easily one of DC’s best live action shows that they have ever done. With a premise that you can’t…

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The Impact of Milestone Comics and the Necessity of Its Revival

In early 1991 four young Black men sat down to discuss the lack of diversity in the comic community. After their initial meeting, they decided that what the comic community needed was a fresh idea that embodied diversity and inclusion and this is where Milestone comics was born.

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A True Masterpiece – Man and Superman #1 – Review

Man and Superman #1 Written by Marv WolfmanArt by Claudio CastelliniPublished by DC ComicsRelease Date: February 6th, 2019 Flashback a decade, DC was in early discussions to reboot their comic line with the New 52 and the comic industry was in the middle of a rebirth. In the shuffle, DC cancelled a story – Man and…

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We Will Always Need Superman Films

“Somewhere in our darkest night, we made up the story of a man who will never let us down.” -Grant Morrison In the aftermath of The Hollywood Reporter’s report of Henry Cavill’s potential departure from his role as Superman, I’ve seen many sites taking bets on who will replace him as the Man of Steel. Some…

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