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 …


Ep 123: Batman 12, Before Watchmen Ozymandias 2,
The Creep, Gambit, X-Factor 241, Idolized, Thun’da, Godzilla Half Century War, Archer and Armstrong!

Johnny Destructo, Ambush Bug, Matt Adler and Optimous Douche review this week’s books: Batman 12, Before Watchmen Ozymandias 2,  The Creep 0, Gambit 1, X-Factor 241, Idolized 1, Thun’da 1, Godzilla Half Century War 1, Archer and Armstrong 1!
Also: @$$terpiece theatre and we pay brief respects to the recently passed comics legend and all around good guy JOE KUBERT!
Take a …


Grim_Noir Takes Aim At The New VALIANT’s Archer & Armstrong #1

Title: Archer & Armstrong #1
Writer: Fred Van Lente
Covers: Mico Suayan (or) Clayton Henry
Variant Covers by David Aja (or) Neal Adams
Art: Clayton Henry
Colorist: Matt Milla
Letterers: Dave Lanphear
Published by Valiant Entertainment
Reviewed by Grim_Noir
Does anyone know if Fred Van Lente suffers from Multiple Personality Disorder? Because it certainly feels like two distinctly different people wrote the beginning and end of the first issue …


Episode 122 up now! Batman Knightfall Vol 1
retrospective and Dark Knight Rises discussion!

Every month, Johnny Destructo and Dr Hal Halbert lead a roundtable discussion retrospective on older storylines. This month’s is about Batman Knightfall Pt 1, as well as a conversation about The Dark Knight Rises!
Sorry about the audio, but dang it if it isn’t difficult to mic a huge table full of people!


Ep 121: The First X-Men 1, Beasts Of Burden
Neighborhood Watch 1, Black Kiss II, Think Tank 1, Ghostbusters 11, Harvest 1, Hawkeye 1, Love and Capes What to Expect and an episode of the YOUNG JUSTICE cartoon!

Johnny Destructo, Matt Adler, Optimous Douche and Ambush Bug review this week’s books: The First X-Men 1,  Beasts Of Burden Neighborhood Watch 1, Black Kiss II, Ghostbusters 11, Harvest 1, Hawkeye 1, Love and Capes What to Expect, Think Tank 1 and an episode of the YOUNG JUSTICE cartoon!
Also, listener email and @$$sterpiece theatre!
Take a listen and then feel free …


Optimous Douche Gets (a lil) Smarter BEFORE WATCHMEN OZYMANDIAS 2 Review

  • August 5th, 2012
  • Posted by Optimous Douche
  • Comics

 

BEFORE WATCHMEN: OZYMANDIAS 2
Writer: Len Wein
Artist: Jae Lee
Publisher: DC
Reviewer: Optimous Douche (email me, I’m lonely)
Now the real war begins. We fought the broad battle of the BEFORE WATCHMEN “haters” versus the “let’s see how it goes” factions in concept alone. It seems to have split the comic populace down a 50/50 divide. I chose my “let’s see” loyalties early, vowing never …


DARK KNIGHT RETURNS (part 1) TRAILER!!!
You must watch now!

Well well well, if you haven’t read this epic graphic novel by Frank Miller and are wondering why this seems awfully similar to the Dark Knight Rises, it’s because this came first! Some people on the internets seem to be upset by the animated style of this, but I’m not too bothered….I got pretty excited seeing this trailer. What say …