Ep 125: Before Watchmen: Dr Manhattan 1, Wolverine Annual 1, Scalped 60, Spike 1, Supercrooks 4, Rocketeer 1, Cavewoman: Gangster 1, Dragon Age Those Who Speak 1. Also: Listener emails, @$$terpiece theatre and a word about Rob Liefeld’s Twitter behavior!

Johnny Destructo, Ambush Bug, Matt Adler and Optimous Douche review this week’s books: Before Watchmen: Dr Manhattan 1, Wolverine Annual 1, Scalped 60, Spike 1, Supercrooks 4, Rocketeer 1, Cavewoman: Gangster 1, Dragon Age Those Who Speak 1.
Also: Listener emails, @$$terpiece theatre and a word about Rob Liefeld’s Twitter behavior!
Take a listen and then feel free to comment below if …


Robert Liefeld the High Road NOT Taken

  • August 27th, 2012
  • Posted by Optimous Douche
  • Comics

 
@robertliefeld
Writer: Rob Liefeld
Artist: .jpgs & .gifs
Publisher: Twitter
Reviewer: Optimous Douche
 
A train wreck occurring at ground zero of Hiroshima is the only way I can describe the cataclysm that was Rob Liefeld’s departure from DC last week. I don’t know whether it says more about the state of comics or my propensity for Schadenfreude when the most engaging material last week was …


Attention Trade-Waiters! Brad Barnes reviews BATMAN, INCORPORATED VOL 1!!

  • August 24th, 2012
  • Posted by JD (Host)
  • Comics

BATMAN INCORPORATED, VOLUME 1. 264 pages
Reviewed by Brad Barnes (bradsbarnes@msn.com)
Writer: Grant Morrison
Artists: Yanick Paquette & Michael Lacombe & Pere Perez & Chris Burnham
Scott Clark with Dave Beaty
Cameron Stewart
Reprints BATMAN INCORPORATED issues 1-8 and the LEVIATHAN STRIKES! One-shot.
BATMAN INCORPORATED is the wildest BATMAN title of the last 40 years.  It is also the best!
This book is the first half of the …


Think TXTNG while driving is bad? Aka: This explains a LOT.

  • August 23rd, 2012
  • Posted by JD (Host)
  • Comics

Not sure if you’ve seen this yet, but I just had to share.
 


Ep 124: Before Watchmen Rorschach 1, The Victories 1, Elephantmen 42, Pathfinder 1, Grimm Fairy Tales 76, Uncanny X-Force 29, Saga 6, Walking Dead 101, and Adventures of a Comic Con Girl

Johnny Destructo, Ambush Bug, Matt Adler and Optimous Douche review this week’s books:  Before Watchmen Rorschach 1, The Victories 1, Elephantmen 42, Pathfinder 1,  Grimm Fairy Tales 76, Uncanny X-Force 29, Saga 6, Walking Dead 101, and Adventures of a Comic Con Girl 1.
Also: @$$terpiece theatre!
Take a listen and then feel free to comment below if you agree or disagree, …


Optimous Douche Reviews the Endless Possibilities of BEFORE WATCHMEN DR. MANHATTAN 1

  • August 20th, 2012
  • Posted by Optimous Douche
  • Comics

BEFORE WATCHMEN: DR. MANHATTAN 1
Writer: J. Michael Straczynski
Artist: Adam Hughes
Publisher: DC
Reviewer: Optimous Douche (Email me, I’m lonely)
 
Big, blue, cock from start to finish. DR. MANHATTAN is just panel upon panel of iridescent Smurf lighthouse that climaxes with a Hiroshima level money shot that leaves the Crimson Corsair impregnated and Silk Spectre miffed.
That’s how the F-BEFORE WATCHMEN contingent would like this review …


BEFORE WATCHMEN RORSCHACH 1 REVIEW – I’m Scared!!!!

  • August 13th, 2012
  • Posted by Optimous Douche
  • Comics

BEFORE WATCHMEN: RORSCHACH 1
Writer: Brian Azzarello
Artist: Lee Bermejo
Publisher: DC
Reviewer: Optimous Douche (email me, I’m lonely)
I was very worried about the BEFORE WATCHMEN treatment of RORSCHACH. If we take the past lessons of this series to heart, people become CRIMEBUSTERS primarily because of Mommy and Daddy issues. Outside of COMEDIAN, there actually hasn’t been one member of the Silver Age CRIMEBUSTERS …