Grim_Noir goes beyond the Batman Beyond Trade Paperbacks

Titles: Batman Beyond: Hush Beyond and Batman Beyond: Industrial Revolution
Writer: Adam Beechen
Covers: Dustin Nguyen & Darwyn Cooke
Pencillers: Ryan Benjamin, Eduardo Pansica, Chris Batista
Inkers: John Stanisci, Eber Ferreira, Rich Perrotta
Colorist: David Baron
Letterer: Travis Lanham
Published by DC COMICS
Reviewed by Grim_Noir
…So, I’m in “the shop” squee-ing like a schoolgirl on Prom Night to our peerless Webitor-in-Chief, Johnny Destructo, about the Batman Beyond: Hush …


Advance Review: VENOM #13!

  • January 31st, 2012
  • Posted by JD (Host)
  • Comics

TITLE: VENOM #13
WRITER: RICK REMENDER
ART: TONY MOORE
COLOR: VAL STAPLES
PUBLISHED BY MARVEL COMICS
REVIEWED BY JOHNNY DESTRUCTO
FINALLY! The team-up nobody asked for! Our militarized symbiote meets the Hulk that’s red meets the female Rider of Ghosts meets the lady Wolverine! No, I don’t think anyone requested this particular grouping, but if this story stays as wonky as this issue all the way …


Advance review of Justice League #5
by Geoff Johns and Jim Lee

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

TITLE: JUSTICE LEAGUE 5
WRITER: GEOFF JOHNS
PENCILER: JIM LEE
INKERS: WILLIAMS, HOPE, IRWIN, WEEMS
PUBLISHED BY DC COMICS
REVIEWED BY JOHNNY DESTRUCTO
Here’s how it went.
1. YES! An awesome beginning, with the Flash and Superman. Pulse-Pounding!
2. OK! Green Lantern going up against Darkseid! Bone-crunching! Though GL is still referring to himself in the third person like a douche.
3. JIGGA-WHAA? Batman doing something so out of …


PopTards 84 up now! Aintitcool Pull-List

Johnny Destructo, Ambush Bug, NutMeg Adler and fellow PopTard and host of Bibliodiscoteque Kire Carlson discuss a myriad of books that came out this past week including: Scarlet Spider 1, Amazing Spider-Man 677, Wolverine 300, Brilliant 2, Strange Talent of Luthor Strode 4, Cobra Annual 2012 and Lobster Johnson 1!
Take a listen and then feel free to comment below if …


BATTLE ROYALE is finally coming to America!
…not unlike Eddie Murphy.

To all the people who love THE HUNGER GAMES, this is probably where Suzanne Collins got the idea. I’ve loved this movie for over a decade now and all the rest of you can finally get ahold of it if you weren’t able before! I’ll finally be able to cast out my bootleg copy and watch it on my regular …


PopTards Episode 83 up now! Aintitcool Pull-List!

Johnny Destructo, Optimous Douche, Ambush Bug, MattAdler and fellow PopTard and host of Bibliodiscoteque Kire Carlson discuss a myriad of books that came out this past week including: Fatale 1, Witchblade 151, Life With Archie, Ferals 1, Uncanny X-Force 19.1, Action 5, Lone Ranger 1, Thunderbolts 168, OMAC 5 and Punisher 7! Also: listener email!
Take a listen and then feel …


PunisherMax #21: “Oopha” says JD.

  • January 11th, 2012
  • Posted by JD (Host)
  • Comics

Title: PunisherMax #21
Writer: Jason Aaron
Artist: Steve Dillon
Colors: Matt Hollingsworth
Published by Marvel Comics
Reviewed by Johnny Destructo
Several years ago, fellow PopTard and host of the awesome Bibliodiscoteque, Kire Carlson and I were chatting about comics, as fellas of our ilk are wont to do, and we came to a conclusion regarding the limitations of serial story-telling in a long-running format. Sure, we …