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Synopsis For Third Episode Of Gotham Released And It Talks Of A Vigilante

The series premier of Gotham is only days away now and Gothamsite has gotten the synopsis for the third episode. Seems Batman was not the first vigilante to hit the streets of the city… a man is trying to remove the corruption by taking it to new heights. Detectives Gordon and Bullock track down a… Read more »

Not A Grimm Vigilante Or Stranger From Another World – Chris Roberson Talks Doc Savage #6

Chris Robeson continues his run on the Man of Bronze with Doc Savage #6 out this week. Battlestar Galactica writer Dan Abnett talked with Chris about what drew him to the project, what his plans are for Doc and what it’s like having covers by Alex Ross. DAN ABNETT: Chris, Doc Savage is probably the… Read more »

Beyond 90’s Vigilante Nostalgia In X: Volume One’s ‘Big Bad’

By Jared Cornelius It’d been a long time since I’d heard of the Dark Horse Comics character X.  I was aware the character existed, I remember whispers of him in the 90’s as a dark brooding vigilante when such things were as common as air, but I never had the urge to find out more about him.  I… Read more »

Chris Roberson Talks With Jim Zub About The Shadow And His Batman-Influencing Role As The Original Dark Vigilante

Chris Roberson was raised in the 70s, but was constantly exposed to the pulp heroes of the previous generations. Jim Zub talked with him about The Shadow and taking the character out of his familiar urban setting. JIM ZUB: Given the long history of the character it may seem odd, but how would you sum… Read more »

Super Tuesday: What We’ve Learned About The Young, Vigilante Superman So Far This Week

There’s been quite a media blitz over Superman early in this Comic Con week, including interviews with Jim Lee and Dan DiDio regarding the new take on the character among other things. Overall, it paints a very different picture from the Superman we’ve come to know, and Lee, DiDio, and Grant Morrison go on to… Read more »

DC Comics: Relaunch: Vigilante #1?

It’s now become incredibly tempting to look at every possibly planned DC project and declare it a ptential new #1 for the DC Relaunch. Because, to be fair, that’s happening a lot. Billy Tucci’s planned Cassandra Cain project… that Jock Detective Comics cover… It’s all grist for the mill. As is this page posted by… Read more »

Move Over Hawkeye, Green Arrow, And Legolas, There’s A New Archer In Town

By Octavio Karbank Archers like Hawkeye, Legolas and Green Arrow are pretty darn cool. Hollywood loves to take liberties on what is and what isn’t possible where archery is concerned; it’s always awe-inspiring to watch our favorite elf annihilate squads of orcs with a volley of pointy arrows. You might not think such incredible feats… Read more »

Can We Get A John Diggle Spin-Off Show? Recapping Arrow 3.10: “Left Behind”

By Rich Epstein Can you have a show named Arrow when the Arrow is (supposedly) dead? Apparently so. The first half of the third season ended with Oliver (Stephen Amell) lying on the side of a mountain after Ra’s al Gul (Matt Nable) put a sword through his chest. The second half of the season… Read more »

Masks 2, Reanimator And Uncanny Season 2 Lead Dynamite’s Full April Solicitations

MASKS 2 #1 (OF 8) Cover A Main: Butch Guice Cover B Variant: Jae Lee Writer: Cullen Bunn Art: Eman Casallos The Shadow. The Green Hornet and Kato. Black Terror. These are just a few masked vigilantes drawn into a mystery that spans the decades – a plot that threatens our society again and again…. Read more »

Valiant Previews For Quantum And Woody Must Die, X-O Manowar And Unity

Valiant has three new issues hit stands next week starting with the debut of Quantum And Woody Must Die #1, X-O Manowar #32 and Unity #14. QUANTUM AND WOODY MUST DIE! #1 (of 4) Written by JAMES ASMUS Art by STEVE LIEBER Covers by MIKE HAWTHORNE, JOHNNIE CHRISTMAS and CHIP ZDARSKY Multiple Harvey Award nominee James Asmus (Quantum and… Read more »

Thor’s Comic Review Column – Star Wars #1, Hellbreak #1, Conan/Red Sonja #1, Fortune, Ultimate Spider-Man #9

Comics Reviewed This Week: Star Wars #1 Hellbreak #1 Conan/Red Sonja #1 Fortune #1 Ultimate Spider-Man #9 Star Wars #1 (Marvel, $4.99) By Graig Kent Powerful, nostalgia is. We all have history with Star Wars, our own experiences with the prequels, and our own feelings around where we stand with the property as a result…. Read more »

Frankensteining Marvel Comics’ Solicitations For April 2015 – (Final UPDATE)

Marvel Comics are pushing out their full solicitations a day earlier than usual – and DC of course put their out two months ahead of usual… Thanks to CBR, Geek Gusher, Newsarama and Comic Book for Cosmic, Spider-Man, Star Wars and Avengers books… developing… UNCANNY INHUMANS #0 CHARLES SOULE (w) • STEVE MCNIVEN (a/C) Variant Cover… Read more »