4.0

The Ray #1 (of 4)

Justin Gray and Jimmy Palmiotti introduce a new Ray for the New 52 and makes good on the promise of diversity by giving the hero some ethnicity. However, make no mistake, Lucien is pure American...
4.0

Star Trek/Legion of Super-Heroes #3 (of 6)

Star Trek/Legion of Super-Heroes is fairly predictable, but the inevitability of the teamup traditions exhibits a lot of style and knowledge of subject matter. Logic PrevailsOnce the teams go beyond...
5.0

Doctor Who #12

I'm an atheist, but I'm not against Christmas. I don't boycott Christmas. When people start getting all pious about the holiday and when country music stars start singing as if their voices can...
3.0

Red Sonja #60

Red Sonja finds herself traveling as protection for a caravan of merchants. One of these merchants, the Shakespearean named Osric, discovers his brother is among another group who sojourned in the...
5.0

Avengers Academy #23

The Avengers Academy Cadets from a different timeline kidnapped the present-day Reptil and hold him prisoner. The Reptil of the future takes his place and surreptitiously stirs up trouble. "Doesn't she look...
4.0

Batwing #4

Too late to save another member of the superhero group the Kingdom, David Zavimbi alias Batwing shares a reverie with the reader that explains why he feels less than a hero.I'm not really into...
4.0

Detective Comics #4

The Dollmaker, a psychopath who fashions patchwork skin from his victims, has kidnapped Commissioner Gordon, with the Joker's permission removed the Clown Prince's face and captured Batman. Now,...
4.0

Green Arrow #4

When Green Arrow premiered, I wasn't all that impressed, but I gave it a second chance, and I'm glad I did. I was never a huge Green Arrow fan after he grew the beard, and I loathed the Post-Crisis...
3.0

Justice League International #4

On the whole, this is a pretty decent issue. We learn why Peraxxus, the Big Bad of the show, has invaded earth, and while not original, his rationale certainly makes sense.The Kirbyesque alien captures all...
5.0

Static Shock #4

Virgil Hawkins alias Static must contend with the new villainess Guillotina. First, that's a terrible pun, and second, where are all these new guys coming from? The answer lies in a mutagenic substance...
3.0

Elric: The Balance Lost #6

Elric and Friends and Corum and Company must reach the city of Tanelorn to either restore the balance between Law and Chaos, or in Corum's arena dispense with it entirely. This is another issue where...
5.0

Vampirella Annual #1

  This was a pleasant surprise. "Annual" has become a dirty word in the comic book community. Once something special, annuals have become excuses for shoddy artwork servicing lousy...
4.0

Villains for Hire #1 (of 4)

One of my favorite movies is the remake of The Italian Job. It's a film where just everything -- concept, cast, chemistry, cinematography and direction -- meshed to create an extremely entertaining...
5.0

Futurama Comics #58

Two stories comprise this issue of Futurama Comics. Neither intersect, but thanks to Ian Boothby's perfect balancing act, neither seems disconnected or disjointed. In the first interwoven tale, the...