CBR Review: Batman: Li'l Gotham, issue 2
Thursday, May 23rd, 2013, 9:58 PM GMT
Two adorable holiday tales are the focus in this second print issue of Dustin Nguyen and Derek Fridolfs' nearly perfect "Batman: Li'l Gotham" #2.
CBR Review: The Green Team: Teen Trillionaires, issue 1
Thursday, May 23rd, 2013, 6:50 PM GMT
"Green Team Teen Trillionaires" #1 by writers Art Baltazar & Franco and artist Ig Guara introduces the wealthy kids you'll love to hate.
CBR Review: Sex, issue 3
Thursday, May 23rd, 2013, 6:28 PM GMT
"Sex" finds it groove with this issue, as Joe Casey and Piotr Kowalski's tale of superhero libido settles into its plot.
CBR Review: Uncanny X-Men, issue 6
Thursday, May 23rd, 2013, 3:28 PM GMT
The team is in trouble as they find themselves transported to Limbo where they face the vengeance of Lord Dormammu in a gorgeous issue by Brian Michael Bendis and artist Frazer Irving.
CBR Review: Green Lantern, issue 20
Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013, 9:28 PM GMT
As Geoff Johns brings his nearly-decade-long stint of writing the adventures of DC Comics' various Lanterns to a close, “Green Lantern” #20 delivers the comic book equivalent of a standing ovation in the form of an impressive, oversized finale.
CBR Review: Fatale, issue 14
Monday, May 20th, 2013, 7:30 PM GMT
In "Fatale" #14, Ed Brubaker and Sean Phillips continue the extended flashback exploring Josephine's past, following her through the final years of WWII.
CBR Review: Age of Ultron, issue 8
Monday, May 20th, 2013, 4:59 PM GMT
"Age of Ultron" by Brian Bendis and Brandon Peterson plunges Wolverine and Sue Richards into a world they never made with uninspiring results.
CBR Review: X-Factor, issue 256
Monday, May 20th, 2013, 4:52 PM GMT
"X-Factor" #256 by Peter David and Leonard Kirk brings to a close the "Hell on Earth" war storyline as the book takes one more step towards its now-announced conclusion.
CBR Review: Wonder Woman, issue 20
Monday, May 20th, 2013, 4:48 PM GMT
Brian Azzarello and Cliff Chiang's "Wonder Woman" has been chugging along on its save-the-baby storyline for over a year now and issue #20 is no different.
CBR Review: Batwoman, issue 20
Monday, May 20th, 2013, 4:44 PM GMT
Kate Kane can get her sister back from Director Bones, but only if she agrees to deliver Batman in J.H. Williams III, W. Haden Blackman, and Trevor McCarthy's "Batwoman" #20.
CBR Review: Catwoman, issue 20
Monday, May 20th, 2013, 4:44 PM GMT
Catwoman goes up against the Penguin in the Ann Nocenti-written, trio of artists-drawn "Catwoman" #20, and it's really nowhere as cool as that sounds.
CBR Review: Fables, issue 129
Monday, May 20th, 2013, 3:30 PM GMT
"Fables" #129 brings "Snow White" to a conclusion, but Bill Willingham and Mark Buckingham warned us that we shouldn't expect a happy ending when Snow White and Brandish square off one final time.
CBR Review: Sword of Sorcery, issue 8
Friday, May 17th, 2013, 10:37 PM GMT
Sword of Sorcery" #8 by Christy Marx, Aaron Lopresti, Travis Moore and John Livesay wraps up the final storyline of "Amethyst," in which Eclipso invades Nilaa, the Gemworld, and is determined to unite the power of all houses under his rule.
CBR Review: Nightwing, issue 20
Friday, May 17th, 2013, 7:57 PM GMT
"Nightwing" #20 continues the Chicago adventure, and in making it feel like a different city I'd say Kyle Higgins and Brett Booth are succeeding, even as the Prankster still feels curiously flat.
CBR Review: Iron Man, issue 10
Friday, May 17th, 2013, 6:38 PM GMT
Kieron Gillen and Dale Eaglesham begin to spin a new origin story for Tony Stark in "Iron Man" #10, but while some of the smaller details are fun, this first chapter is decidedly average.
CBR Review: Birds of Prey, issue 20
Friday, May 17th, 2013, 6:23 PM GMT
Christy Marx and Romano Molenaar take one of the rebooted DC Universe's more interesting characters and transform her into a patsy, providing lots of disappointment in the process.
CBR Review: Nova, issue 4
Friday, May 17th, 2013, 5:19 PM GMT
"Nova" #4 brings a giant, white talking tiger down on Sam Alexander to go with the Chitauri fleet writer Jeph Loeb and artist Ed McGuinness start the issue with.
CBR Review: Ultimate Comics Spider-Man, issue 23
Thursday, May 16th, 2013, 8:18 PM GMT
"Ultimate Comics Spider-Man" #1 from Brian Michael Bendis and Dave Marquez drops us one year into the future with Miles Morales having given up being Spider-Man.
CBR Review: Gambit, issue 12
Thursday, May 16th, 2013, 8:05 PM GMT
Gambit and Rogue go up against Tombstone (sorta) as Joelle's story comes to an end in James Asmus and Clay Mann's "Gambit" #12.
CBR Review: Star Wars: Darth Vader and the Ninth Assassin, issue 2
Thursday, May 16th, 2013, 7:41 PM GMT
Darth Vader and Emperor Palpatine are set on edge following attacks on the Empire in Tim Siedell and Stephen Thompson's "Darth Vader and the Ninth Assassin" #2.