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79
Wonder Woman: Eyes of the Gorgon
4.18
**spoiler alert** The spoilers, should you care, are right up at the top here...

...Because this is the one in which Wonder Woman puts out her own eyes
...more
Sep 18, 2009
Sep 18, 2009
 
78
Wonder Woman: Land of the Dead
3.97
**spoiler alert** This follows on from Eyes of the Gorgon, and everyone except Wonder Woman is freaking out about the loss of her vision. She teams up ...more
Sep 18, 2009
Sep 18, 2009
 
32
Huntress: Year One
3.71
This miniseries starts out as a retread of the flashback scenes in Batman / Huntress - Cry for Blood: Helena, who was sent off to Sicily after her imm ...more
Apr 2009
Feb 05, 2009
 
87
Superman for All Seasons
4.05
I love Tim Sale's art, but I don't know if it really worked for me here. The backgrounds were lovely, especially in Smallville, and Lois was a fabulou ...more
Nov 05, 2009
Nov 04, 2009
 
73
Batman: Death Mask
3.31
This is actually my second read-through of this story. I do quite like it -- I'm wavering between three and four stars because of the artwork. It's re ...more
Mar 2010
Aug 04, 2009
 
80
Teen Titans, Vol. 5: Life and Death
3.76
**spoiler alert** A lot of stuff happens in this book!

- Robin-on-Robin: Jason Todd throws a hissy fit and beats up on Tim Drake in the Titans Tower.
-
...more
Sep 18, 2009
Sep 18, 2009
 
82
Superman and Batman Vs. Vampires and Werewolves
2.91
More of a three-star story, really, but it gets an extra point for the title. And it also has Wonder Woman and Nightwing in supporting roles and Jason ...more
Sep 2009
Sep 23, 2009
 
45
Teen Titans Spotlight: Wonder Girl
3.23
This mini deals mostly with fallout from the Amazons Attack event, which means that it seems designed to take all of the things I normally love in com ...more
Apr 10, 2009
Mar 22, 2009
 
94
Batman Vs. Two-Face
3.41
Oh, Golden Age comics! They really were...something. Something more than just laughable, really. It was interesting to see the modern and the old repe ...more
Nov 2009
Nov 15, 2009
 
29
The Batman Strikes, Volume 3: Duty Calls
3.09
This book seems to suffer from a sharp drop in quality compared to the first two -- very odd, considering that it appears to be the same creative team ...more
Feb 2009
Jan 14, 2009
 
93
Teen Titans, Vol. 10: Changing of the Guard
3.35
The Titans' infighting starts getting people hurt or killed. But they're trying! So I suppose that's something. The new lineup and open invitation for ...more
Nov 2009
Nov 12, 2009
 
42
Teen Titans Spotlight: Raven
3.48
Gorgeous, gorgeous, gorgeous art. I'm feeling the need to re-read some early Batgirl for more Damion Scott. (If only everyone weren't so skinny! Altho ...more
Apr 10, 2009
Mar 22, 2009
 
125
Terror Titans
3.37
My feelings about this can pretty much be summed up as: Ravager! Yay!

I really do like her, and she's been the one shining point in the whole mess of T
...more
Dec 07, 2010
Oct 25, 2010
 
81
Teen Titans, Vol. 8: Titans of Tomorrow
3.72
I love the future Titans. I can't help it; I just utterly love that storyline, no matter how awful the art (it's not entirely awful, but it is dramati ...more
Sep 18, 2009
Sep 18, 2009
 
5
Teen Titans: Year One
3.88
The first thing to notice is, of course, the artwork, which is gorgeous and rather unusual. It looks much more like old-fashioned children's book illu ...more
Apr 2009
Jul 08, 2008
 
148
Hellboy: Masks and Monsters
3.86
Five stars for the Batman/Starman crossover; wavering between two and three for the Ghost crossover. Is that one of Ghost's usual artists? Is there al ...more
Mar 07, 2011
Mar 05, 2011
 
85
Teen Titans, Vol. 6: Titans Around the World
3.68
Teen Titans reform after the Infinite Crisis and have a crossover with the Doom Patrol trying to get Gar back. The Doom Patrol is being ridiculously m ...more
Nov 03, 2009
Nov 03, 2009
 
66
Becoming Batman: The Possibility of a Superhero
3.54
While the book's blurbs and preface are obnoxiously smarmy, the book itself is neat science so far (Chapter 5: Building the Batbones); plus, every exa ...more
not set
Jul 06, 2009
 
95
Superman: Infinite City
3.07
**spoiler alert** I wasn't particularly moved by this. The art was pretty, but the overexaggeration of everything was a little overwhelming. I did lik ...more
Nov 22, 2009
Nov 22, 2009
 
86
Teen Titans, Vol. 7: Titans East
3.53
Oh, Slade.

Yeah.

Again, mostly worth it for the character explorations: Robin, Ravager, Jericho, Kid Devil especially. Also some Wonder Girl and Joker's
...more
Nov 03, 2009
Nov 03, 2009
 
143
Gotham City Sirens, Volume 1: Union
3.98
Really quite good! I'm not usually a big fan of villain POV, but I felt like this did a good job of making them interesting and part of the Gotham eco ...more
May 14, 2011
May 14, 2011
 
92
Teen Titans, Vol. 9: On the Clock
3.38
Okay, I'm seriously ready for a Titans storyline that isn't about Titans not trusting each other.

Also, Ravager is awesome. Why the hating?
Nov 2009
Nov 12, 2009
 
89
Wonder Woman: Down to Earth
4.04
I love how this starts, with the juxtaposition of the new guy's outsider taken on the Themysciran embassy and Wonder Woman's military assistance to th ...more
Nov 2009
Oct 09, 2009
 
88
Superman: Sacrifice
3.55
This...this isn't my Superman. And I get that that's the point, that Max Lord is all up in his head and this is the only way out, but still. I love th ...more
Nov 2009
Oct 09, 2009
 
90
Wonder Woman: Bitter Rivals
3.86
I really don't like Veronica Cale.

I do like Cassie's story of Medousa -- poor Medousa! cute art! -- and Batman working with Diana (and showing up at t
...more
Nov 2009
Oct 09, 2009
 
91
Wonder Woman: Mission's End (Infinite Crisis)
4.03
Infinite Crisis smacks down any and all ongoing plotlines in order to end the world badly. Sigh. Diana keeps kicking, though. Damn, I love her.
not set
Oct 09, 2009
 
100
Batgirl, Vol. 1: Batgirl Rising
4.14
(Initial note: I'm reading it in single issues, but I'm sure I'll want the trade.)

And indeed, it's well worth having in trade. As much as I love Steph
...more
Sep 23, 2010
Mar 01, 2010
 
130
Batwoman: Elegy
4.16
Gorgeous artwork, gorgeous character work, hardly anything in the way of plot. Apparently this is just a kicker on the end of a 52 plotline? I love th ...more
Jan 03, 2011
Oct 18, 2010
 
150
The Spirit, Vol. 1
3.91
Meh. The only interesting story was the Batman crossover. I know a lot of people love Darwyn Cooke's style, but it does very little for me; it's prett ...more
Jul 08, 2011
Jul 08, 2011
 
28
The Batman Strikes, Volume 2: In Darkest Knight
4.22
Note: Wes Craig did the pencils for "Illumination"; Christopher Jones did the other stories.
not set
Jan 14, 2009
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