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Cracking the Equation: Mister Miracle #4

Part 4 of our running conversational commentary from Thomas and Adam on the 12-issue DC Comics series, Mister Miracle, by Tom King and Mitch Gerads Adam: Issue #4, or ‘The Living Room Trial of Mister Miracle’… This outing definitely feels like…

Justice League – Adam’s Spoiler-Free Preview

At long last, building on the groundwork of Man of Steel (2013), Batman v Superman (2016), and Wonder Woman (2017), the ensemble has been assembled as Batman, Wonder Woman, Aquaman, Cyborg and Flash join forces to tackle an Apocalypse-threatening villain from the Fourth…

Cracking The Equation: Mister Miracle #3

Part 3 of our running conversational commentary from Thomas and Adam on the 12-issue DC Comics series, Mister Miracle, by Tom King and Mitch Gerads Thomas: I don’t know where to start here there’s just so much going on. Gerads’ flickering, interference-riddled…

Cracking the Equation: Mister Miracle #1

Set to run to twelve issues, the new DC Comics maxi-series, Mister Miracle, has made a pretty substantial amount of noise online. And not for nothing. With just one issue out so far, it’s very clear that an exceptionally strong…

Orbital Reading Lists: Green Lantern

A little different than our Batman Reading Lists, this Green Lantern edition isn’t so much a chronology as it is highlight reel. With an incredibly patchy, predominantly out-of-print back catalogue, what’s detailed below are four very different, but instantly accessible…

Issues in Comics: The Impossible Collection

This past Wednesday, I was fortunate enough, along with Michael from The Orbiting Pod, to score invitations to the exclusive Private View for a suddenly-unveiled personal collection of vintage DC Comics single issues known, rather appropriately, as The Impossible Collection.…

Issues in Comics: Rebirth, Rebirth, Rebirth

As the days of this year drift by towards May, details of DC Comics’s “Rebirth” operation continue to emerge, predictably raising more questions than they answer. Geoff Johns seems to be in charge of this initiative, and he’s written a…

Issues in Comics: Daredevil vs. Punisher

  For those infinitely more interested in the coming war between two street-level New York vigilantes than the Man vs. God stylings of the gritty, dark, grim, bleak upcoming Batman/Superman film, this week is already an exciting one. Just yesterday,…