Comic Judgment: Debuts and Curtain Calls

There's nothing like a hefty Wednesday haul, especially when the books are as good as mine were this week. From a promising upstart to two venerable titles that took their bows, there's quite a bit to cover. Here we go ...

Wonder Woman: On the Mend

JMS has left the building, so what’s to become of Wonder Woman? After a undergoing a tacky Hollywood-style makeover, the Amazon Princess is now in writer Phil Hester’s hands. He’s got his work cut out for him. But though the House of Wondy remains under (re)construction, Hester’s debut with issue #605 is a hopeful sign.... Continue Reading →

Comic Judgment: Superman, Superstar

Superman #701 Writer: J. Michael Straczynski Artists: Eddy Barrows, Rod Reis (colors) and J.P. Mayer (ink) Cover: John Cassaday and David Baron Letters: John J. Hill There’s nothing new about the similarities between Superman and a certain carpenter from Nazareth, but in some stories, the parallels are neon-sign obvious. Shortly after watching Superman Returns —... Continue Reading →

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