Tag Archive for DC Comics

Even More Secret Origins

Jumping jets! It’s Kid Flash, and he’s about to subdue a zoo full of angry circus animals! Yes, the year is 1962 and DC Comics has just published the shocking story of how The Flash accidentally ended up with a…

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,…

Nightwing

Introduction As you may have noticed, I’m a big fan of the big Bat (as are many of our reviewers here at NFNT.) There’s something about a superhero with that darker twinge of vengeance that appeals to me more than…

Nightwing: Ties that Bind

Okay, point of warning here. Dick spends the entire volume in some of the most frightening clothing this side of the early 80’s. I breathed a sigh of relief when Alfred and Harold (Batman’s chief mechanic) presented him with a…