Justice League International Omnibus Vol. 1
Pairing humor with hard ...more
Superman. Batman. Wonder Woman. Aquaman. The Flash. Green Lantern. Martian Manhunter. These are the original Justice League of America.
... and then, there is Justice League International. Guy Gardner. Blue Beetle. Booster Gold. Mister Miracle. Captain Atom. Ice. Fire... and whoever joins. Here's the difference - these are not your usual superhero team. With dialogues written by J.M. DeMatteis and plot lines by Keith Giffen with art by Kevin Maguire, what you have is a winning formula of a succes...more
Grade: A ...more
In pragmatic terms, JLI is a little more self-referential/humorous than its JLA predecessor, and also no Superman whatever that's worth.
Considering it was two plus years in the making since the cancellation of JLA, it makes sense that "Justice League #1", the debu ...more
It seems clear that Giffen and DeMatteis do not want to tell a superhero story -- you know one with a big fight. Or one where a villains builds a plan step by step. Or one where the powers really matter. This is to a superhero comic as Newsradio is to a story about a radio station. (The headquarters f ...more