Monthly Archives: May 2011

OMG, DC: Countdown to Final Crisis #5

Countdown is one of the worst series in comic book history, and that’s not hyperbole, it’s pure fact. In the future there will be a college class entitled “Worst Comics Ever: Contemporary Approaches to Pop-Culture Literature and God-Awful Crap” and … Continue reading

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WTF, DC? Redwing

Introduced in 1991 and mercifully ushered out of existence three years later, the Team Titans were DC’s bungled attempt to duplicate the success of Marvel’s X-Force (also introduced in 1991, and still around today.) They were heroes from the future, … Continue reading

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OMG, DC: Supergirl #27

I can’t imagine Supergirl is an easy character to write, especially this version of Supergirl. The original pre-Crisis Kara Zor-El was pretty bland, and Peter David’s Linda Danvers veered into New Age-y territory way too often. I enjoyed Matrix Supergirl, … Continue reading

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OMG, DC: Peter Milligan’s Batman and Detective Comics

Peter Milligan is an Irish writer responsible for what is probably the greatest Riddler story ever told: Dark Knight, Dark City, which appeared in Batman #452-454 in late 1990. The story concerned a sinister Riddler leading Batman on a merry … Continue reading

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