This article was originally published at Comics Bulletin on July 25, 2016.
In this discussion of “Dark City,” the second act of “Zero Year,” we’ll be discussing 2,109 more words
After wrapping up Superheavy, their final story arc on Batman, writer Scott Snyder and artist Greg Capullo (with inker Danny Miki and colorist FCO Plascencia) put a period at the end of their sprawling, five-year bat-sentence with one of the single greatest individual issues of their entire run. 525 more words
Today, Drew and Spencer are discussing Batman 51, originally released April 27th, 2016.
Drew: Nostalgia is a complicated force in superhero comics. On the one hand, a 75-year history is a unique and powerful tool, one that can be mined to celebrate past achievements and reward loyal readers; on the other hand, an audience’s fondness for that history may be exploited, used in lieu of actual quality to assure sales of a given title. 2,111 more words
Ladies and gentlemen, we have finally reached Batman #51, this being Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo’s last Batman Comics comic.
#51,which started 5 years ago with the New 52, brings the book end to a legacy. 469 more words