Tag Archives: Superman

Review: SUPERMAN #33

Review: SUPERMAN #33

SUPERMAN #33 Written by Patrick Gleason and Peter J. Tomasi Art by Doug Mahnke, Jaime Mendoza, Wil Quintana, and Rob Leigh Published by DC Comics Release Date: October 18, 2017 We’re all going to Apokolips whether we like it or not. Some of the story arcs running through both Action Comics and Superman have featured

Review: ACTION COMICS #989

  ACTION COMICS #989 Written by Dan Jurgens Art by Viktor Bogdanovic, Trevor Scott, Mike Spicer, and Rob Leigh Published by DC Comics Release Date: October 11, 2017 The fight between hope and pessimism continues to grow more personal, deadly, and reaches far and wide for Superman and his family. The Oz Effect Part Three focuses

COMICS CLASSROOM: The Role of Comics in Politics and Art [Part 3]

In the second part of this series I took the commentary surrounding Action Comics #987 to task, and while most aspects of the criticism leveled against the issue don’t stand, they got me thinking. What came to my mind was this: how do we tend to see, visually, immigrants in comics put out by companies

COMICS CLASSROOM: The Role of Comics in Politics and Art [Part 2]

In the first part of this series, points were established about how politics and comics intersect. While it is understood that politics and social issues have been part of the Big Two since before some of their most iconic characters, i.e.: Superman and Captain America, were even part of these companies as we know them

COMICS CLASSROOM: The Role of Comics in Politics and Art [Part 1]

A question I come across rather frequently on the internet while reading reviews and commentaries of recent comics is the following. “What place is there for comics in political discussions?” I’ve always been more than a little baffled by this for a few reasons, chief among which are: the two iconic standard bearers of both

HOT FIVE: Week Of September 13, 2017

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 in the comic market. ACTION COMICS #987

10 WORDS: September 6, 2017

In late 2016, early 2017, Nikki Powers and I took on the somewhat ridiculous challenge of reviewing 30 comics using only a single word each. Life happened and the column was put on hiatus, but from the ashes of it a new column has emerged…welcome to 10 WORDS! Each week, Nikki, MJ Rae, Doug Zawisza,

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