Monthly Archives: June 2011

WTF, DC? Icemaiden (Sigrid Nansen)

When Icemaiden first appeared in-continuity as a member of the Global Guardians in the pages of Infinity Inc. she looked like this: When Keith Giffen decided to add Icemaiden and Green Flame to the Justice League, Icemaiden looked like this. … Continue reading

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WTF, DC? The Dark Knight Strikes Again

Frank Miller’s The Dark Knight Returns is one of the most critically-acclaimed comic book series of all time, and for good reason; it’s the ultimate in badassery. A what-if tale set in a bleak future in which an older, retired … Continue reading

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WTF, DC? Ice

There are two issues I have with Ice: her pointless death and Judd Winick’s retcon of her origin story. Ice (whose civilian identity was the very Bjork-like Tora Olafsdotter) was introduced in 1988 in the pages of Justice League International … Continue reading

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