Should We Still Care About Booster Gold?

So Justice League International Annual #1 recently came out and I wanted to say a few things about it, the less than necessary series that preceded it, and the titles star character, Booster Gold.  Reading this series and learning the few things we have learned about the New 52 version of Booster leads me to ask:  Should we still care about Booster Gold?   Continue reading

Scott Lobdell Does Something Right? A (LATE) Review of Superboy 10!

Scott Lobdell is currently writing multiple titles for DC Comics and, to put it kindly, he’s not been my favorite writer of the New 52.  If you’ve read my previous posts “Superman Is A Star And Should Be Written By One” and  “Tim Drake Was Never Robin? And More Reasons Why Scott Lobdell Angers Me.” then you know the reasons why I’m not the biggest fan of Lobdell.  However, in the spirit of fairness, I decided to write this post as he’s done the unthinkable and has actually written something I enjoy. Continue reading

Why Dan Didio Should NEVER Write Comic Books–A Look Back at O.M.A.C. of The New 52

At first glance this may look like a review for O.M.A.C., the series penned by Dan Didio and Keith Giffen with art by Giffen, and in many ways it is.  However, this isn’t entirely intended to be a review as it is also an examination of Didio’s writing skills (or lack there of).  It’s a critique of Mr. Didio that I’ll gladly give you the conclusion of at the outset.  Dan Didio should NEVER write comic books.   Continue reading