The JSA Returns!

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DC announced today at the FanExpo Canada Convention in Toronto that the original superhero team, the Justice Society of America will be returning in a new comic series, written by James Robinson (Starman, The Golden Age, Justice League of America) and art by Nicola Scott (Teen Titans, Birds of Prey, Secret Six). This is great news to folks like me. I was just opining over the poor treatment of these characters in the wrap of … Continue reading

The Exile’s Read of the Week 3/23/11

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BATMAN, INC #4 Story: Grant Morrison Art: Chris Burnham Covers: JH WIlliams and Yanick Paquette Alternate Cover Publisher: DC A $2.99 Comic This is not the book I thought I’d be writing about this week. I casually mentioned last week that I’m not a huge Batman fan. I’m not saying I’m not a fan. But on my rank of characters, let’s say he just misses the top five. (Dick Grayson, however is in the top … Continue reading

Exile’s Read of the Week – 5/12/10 – ADVENTURE COMICS #11

ADVENTURE COMICS #11 Story: JAMES ROBINSON Art: BERNARD CHANG Co-feature Story:STERLING GATES Co-feature Art: TRAVIS MOORE Cover: MARK BUCKINGHAM Publisher: DC MON-EL. LAR GAND VALOR SUPERMAN-LITE Call him what ever you want. This character has had a career as a replacement Superman. Both in the present, and in the future with the Legion. The problem with creating a replacement Superman is he can’t really be more interesting that Superman. It doesn’t really matter. He has … Continue reading

Exile’s Pulllist – 4/21/10

Right to the pull list this week – you know where to find my read of (last) week JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA #44 DC Story: James Robinson Art: Mark Bagley and Rob Hunter So what happened to the team we were promised in is 42? Seriously, where the hell is the Justice League? It’s a good thing there are two Justice Society teams out there or the world would be up the creek. As it … Continue reading

Exile’s Pulllist – 4/14/10

Don’t forget to check out my Read of the Week – FARSCAPE: SCORPIUS Wow – it was quite a week for comics. – The Blackest Night has ended. The Brightest Day has risen. BRIGHTEST DAY #0 DC Story: Geoff Johns & Peter J. Tomasi Art: Fernando Pasarin and others Wow. it’s hard to believe it was almost 11 months ago (Remember Blackest Night #0 was DC’s Free Comic Book Day book last year.) when the … Continue reading