Tag Archives: Detective Comics

Hot Five Extended Edition: Week of January 8th, 2014

Welcome to Comicosity’s Hot Five. Hot Five is a short list of the top books we think you’ll want to be checking out. Be they new title launches, key issues or just continuing stories from some of the industry’s most acclaimed books, this list is your guaranteed gold for the week in the comic market!


DETECTIVE COMICS Volume 3: EMPEROR PENGUIN HC Written by John Layman Art by Jason Fabok and Andy Clarke Published by DC Comics Release Date: November 20, 2013 How do you get ahead as a henchman in Gotham City? If you’re Ignatius Ogilvy, longtime assistant to the corrupt businessman known as the Penguin, you wait for

Interview: John Layman Takes Batman to GOTHTOPIA

Announced at New York Comic Con, DC Comics has big plans for their second jab at Detective Comics #27 this January, and at its center is “Gothtopia,” a brand new storyline that pits Batman against one of his biggest challenges — a bright and happy Gotham City. This issue also marks the beginning of John Layman’s

NYCC: BATMAN Goes ETERNAL for 75th Anniversary [with Stephanie Brown]

UPDATE: At the Batman panel hosted by DC Entertainment Saturday afternoon at New York Comic Con, head Batman writer Scott Snyder confirmed the return of fan favorite character Stephanie Brown to the pages of the upcoming Batman: Eternal weekly series. In response to another inquiry by a fan during the question/answer period, Snyder remarked, “Your

NUMBERS GAME: DC Comics — March 2013

If there’s one word that describes DC Comics’ March sales, it would likely be “plateaued.” It was a month where not too much could have moved the needle for DC, as there was only one new #1, no major creative team changes, and most storylines wrapping in advance of April’s gatefold cover month (designed in

TRADE WAITING: Week of April 10, 2013

Trade Waiting is live! Heavyweight creators abound, with entries from Matt Kindt, Tony S. Daniel, Skottie Young and more! MIND MGMT VOL. 1 HC Written by Matt Kindt Art by Matt Kindt Release Date: April 10, 2013 Price: $19.99 Publisher: Dark Horse Comics Reporting on a commercial flight where everyone aboard lost their memories, a


DETECTIVE COMICS #19 Written by John Layman, James Tynion IV Art by Jason Fabok, Andy Clarke, Mikel Janin, Henrik Jonsson, Jason Masters Release Date: April 3, 2013 The 900 block of Gotham is under attack in this 80 page, $7.99 mammoth of a book from DC Comics. Detective Comics #19 acts as a tribute of

THE HONOR ROLL: January 11, 2013

Hello, and welcome to the Honor Roll, the weekly discussion of the top five books of the week as chosen by Comicosity’s Editor-in-Chief. I read a lot of comics from a lot of publishers, and this week five books shone brighter than all the rest. Check out my top five of the January 9, 2013

COMICS FOR HEROES Presents: The December File

I hope everyone had a great December and enjoyed their holiday or holidays.  2012 was a great year for comics.  Here are the books I read in December and my recommendations for you.  Be sure to check out what Comics For Heroes is up to and how you can help over at our site and