Batman/Huntress: Cry for Blood

This is an origin story for Huntress, which is intriguing simply for providing background to the world of Gotham. When a member of the Panessa family, one of Gotham’s premiere mob families, is killed on the streets of Gotham with…

Batman: Hush

Hush stars Killer Croc, Poison Ivy, Harley Quinn, the Joker, the Riddler, Scarecrow, Ra’s al Ghul, Clayface, at least two Robins, Superman, Catwoman, Oracle, ex-Commissioner Gordon, Harvey Dent (aka Two Face), the Huntress & Krypto, the Hound of Krypton. The…

Batman: Bruce Wayne, Murderer?

Bruce Wayne– handsome, rich, and Gotham City’s favorite playboy. Batman– dark, brooding, and Gotham City’s guardian angel. It’s hard to say which is the ego and which is the alterego, and when Bruce Wayne is accused of murdering Vesper Fairchild,…

Kill Me, Kiss Me, vol. 1

“In the history of bad ideas, I am now convinced most of them involve cross-dressing.” So speaks Tae, the heroine of Kill Me, Kiss Me, an entertaining new manhwa (Korean print comic). This title plays on gender stereotypes and teenage…

Bone

Introduction There is a scene in Bone: Crown of Horns that perfectly sums up what makes the Bone series so special. Thorn Harvestar, our heroine, needs to touch the Crown of Horns, but she can’t quite reach; her leg is…

Bone, vol. 1: Out from Boneville

The Bone cousins– Fone Bone, Phoney Bone, and Smiley Bone– get run out of Boneville when Phoney Bone’s scheme to run for mayor backfires, as Phoney Bone’s schemes always do. They get split up by a swarm of locusts and…