THE SHADE gets his day in the sun! by Brad Barnes

  • September 18th, 2012
  • Posted by JD (Host)
  • Comics

STARMAN #81
Writer: James Robinson
Artists: Fernando Dagnino and Bill Sienkiewicz
THE SHADE #1-12
Writer: James Robinson
Artists: Cully Hamner, Darwyn Cooke and J. Bone
Javier Pulido, Jill Thompson, Frazier Irving and Gene Ha
Cover Artist: Tony Harris
 James Robinson appeared on Episode 103 “Thinking Outside The Boxes” of the current SyFy Original Series COLLECTION INTERVENTION with host Elayne Luray and presented the collector with the script to …


Ep 129: Action 0, Superboy 0, Batman and Robin 0, Phantom Stranger 0, Green Lantern 0, Green Lantern Corps 0, Animal Man 0, Frankenstein Agent of Shade 0 and Swamp Thing 0!

Johnny Destructo, Matt Adler, Ambush Bug and Optimous Douche review this week’s books: Johnny Destructo, Matt Adler, Ambush Bug and Optimous Douche review this week’s books: Action 0, Superboy 0, Batman and Robin 0, Phanton Stranger 0,  Green Lantern 0, Green Lantern Corps 0, Animal Man 0, Frankenstein Agent of Shade 0 and Swamp Thing 0!
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Grim_Noir’s POP/Ed: The Assassination of Chuck X
By The Coward Brian Michael Bendis

I wanted to walk around with my reaction to the death of Professor Charles Xavier in Marvel’s AvX #11 for a few days while the news spread out to the comic reading community. (This can hardly be called a spoiler since Marvel themselves leaked the story to the NY Daily News and USA Today several days before the issue hit …


Ep 128: RetroSpectacle – INFINITY GAUNTLET!

Johnny Destructo and Dr. Hal Halbert lead a roundtable discussion looking back on one of the best crossover events of all time: INFINITY GAUNTLET!
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Johnny Destructo reviews BATMAN 0 and BATGIRL 0!!!

  • September 12th, 2012
  • Posted by JD (Host)
  • Comics

Title: Batman 0
Writer: Scott Snyder
Penciler: Greg Capullo
Back-up Story Writer: James Tynion IV
Back-up Story Artist: Andy Clarke
Published by DC Comics
Reviewed by Johnny Destructo
For the first time, I actually WANT a Point One issue! Sadly, that’s a Marvel thang. At any rate, this hero’s Zero Issue was aces. The bee’s knees. The tits. That is to say….great!
At the first, we are treated …


Ep 127: Damsels 1, Road To Oz 1, Amazing Spider-Man 693, Grimm Fairy Tales 77, Guarding the Globe Ongoing 1 and A.J. LIEBERMAN joins us in discussing his current series: HARVEST!

Johnny Destructo, Matt Adler, Ambush Bug and Optimous Douche review this week’s books: Damsels 1, Road To Oz 1, Amazing Spider-Man 693, Grimm Fairy Tales 77, Guarding the Globe Ongoing 1 and A.J. LIEBERMAN joins us in discussing his current series: HARVEST!
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JD reviews BATWING #0!

  • September 5th, 2012
  • Posted by JD (Host)
  • Books

Batwing #0
Writer: Judd Winick
Penciller: Marcus To
Inker: Ryan Winn & Richard Zajac
Published by DC Comics
Reviewed by Johnny Destructo
I spent the first story arc of Batwing fully invested in David Zavimbi’s story, but then, due to a lack of funding, just sort of…fell off. Cuts had to be made and Batwing got sliced off the pull list. Apparently he’s been showing up …