Author Archives: Matt Santori

Review: BATGIRL #0

Review: BATGIRL #0

BATGIRL #0 Written by Gail Simone Art by Ed Benes Release Date: September 12, 2012 There’s no man young Barbara Gordon admires as much as her father, but what happens when she is called upon to be a hero all her own? Flashing backwards four years to her first year of college, the girl who


STUMPTOWN Volume 2 #1 Written by Greg Rucka Art by Matthew Southworth and Rico Renzi Release Date: September 12, 2012 Oni Press’ Stumptown continues with a new volume and a new case, as private investigator Dex Parios sets up shop in a new Portland, Oregon office and encounters a brand new, but very recognizable client.


JUSTICE LEAGUE #12 Written by Geoff Johns Art by Jim Lee, Ivan Reis, Joe Prado and David Finch Release Date: August 29, 2012 Year one of the New 52 ends as it began: not with a whimper, but with a bang. Wrapping up the title’s second story arc “The Villain’s Journey,” issue twelve concludes the


BEFORE WATCHMEN: DR. MANHATTAN #1 Written by J. Michael Straczynski Art by Adam Hughes Release Date: August 22, 2012 The final Before Watchmen mini-series launches and it may hold the key to the existence of this entire universe. In the original classic, Dr. Manhattan is quite the paradox. He’s all-knowing and all-powerful, having complete control

Crisis of Epic Proportion: The Case of Toxic Avengers

This week is an important one for many die-hard DC Comics fans. Precisely one year ago was the last appearance of fan-favorite character Stephanie Brown before The New 52 began and she took a seat on what DC Editorial refers to as “the bench.” Stephanie’s not alone on the bench by any means, joined by