World Comic Book Review

A Deep Six’d Publication

25th September 2022

Happy 20th birthday, The Power Company (and a nostalgic look at the long-lost DCMBs)

Writer: Kurt Busiek Art: Tom Grummett DC Comics, 2002 Back in 2002, long before the days of social media platforms, American publisher DC Comics operated a message board antecedent to its main website. Several creators frequented the DCMBs, as these message boards were known, mostly to help generate sales but also to interact with the … Read more

Dark Crisis: Worlds Without a Justice League – Superman #1 (Review)

Dark Crisis: Worlds Without a Justice League – Superman #1 Writer: Tom KingArtist: Chris Burnham DC Comics, 12 July 2022 Dark Crisis: Worlds Without a Justice League – Superman is an arrow in the overstuffed quiver of tie-in comics for American superhero comic book publisher DC Comics’ ongoing summer event, dubbed “Dark Crisis“. The Dark … Read more

Nightwing #93 (review)

Writer: Tom Taylor  Art: Bruno Redondo and Wade Von Grawbadger DC Comics, August 2022 Why is this character so popular? In this issue, Nightwing (the alter ego of Batman’s original protege, Dick Grayson) and Oracle engage in doxxing the corrupt police of the fictional city of Bludhaven. The police commissioner of Bludhaven is the empty-eyed … Read more