Brenden Fletcher


Keep The Epic Plot And Take Out The Silly Words: Batgirl #46 Review

After all of that wedding excitement, I was ready to get back to real life with Barbara Gordon. From DC Comics, written by Brenden Fletcher and Cameron Stewart, with art by Babs Tarr, Batgirl #46 changes up the dynamic of Barbara working solo. Barbara seems to have it all together on the outside. In her civilian life, she […]


A Wrench In The Works? Karl Kerschl No Longer Gotham Academy Series Artist

On Wednesday, after the release of issue #12 of Gotham Academy, series artist Karl Kerschl tweeted this: Since then, I've been incredibly concerned. For me, part of the major draw of a series is the art. If I can't get on board with the style, unfortunately it doesn't really matter how great the writing is. […]

Wedding Bells And A Blast From The Past In Batgirl 45

Wedding bells are ringing! From DC Comics, written by Brenden Fletcher and Cameron Stewart, with art by Babs Tarr, Batgirl #45 brings us to the day of Alysia's wedding, and Barbara is the maid of honor! We've experienced bits and pieces of wedding planning over the course of the past few issues, but now the […]

Gotham Academy Just Keeps Getting Better! Issue #11 Guest Stars Red Robin

Just when I thought Gotham Academy couldn't get any better! From DC Comics, written by Becky Cloonan and Brenden Fletcher, with art by Karl Kerschl, Gotham Academy #11 is sure to blow your mind, because it was quite an exciting read. Guest starring, Red Robin the team continues to search for clues about Olive's mother […]


Gotham Academy Meets Shakespeare In Issue #10

Gotham Academy meets Shakespeare this month as we continue to recover from the shock that Olive's mother Calamity may have returned to Gotham. From DC Comics, written by Becky Cloonan and Brenden Fletcher, with art by Karl Kerschl, Gotham Academy #10 the team is determined to come together and investigate Calamity's location. But what happens […]

A Furry Foe And A Familiar DC Villain For Gotham Academy #9

[*In case you haven't read this issue yet, spoilers for Gotham Academy #9 below!] The team comes together to deal with a werewolf in this month's new issue of Gotham Academy. From DC Comics, written by Becky Cloonan and Brenden Fletcher, with art by Karl Kerschl,  Gotham Academy #9 brings readers into an intense adventure to stop a werewolf on […]

Vampire Bats, A Jealous Ex-Boyfriend, And Intense Action In Gotham Academy #8

Vampire bats and a jealous ex-boyfriend! This new issue of Gotham Academy is a page-turner! From DC Comics, written by Becky Cloonan and Brenden Fletcher, with art by Karl Kerschl, Gotham Academy #8 brings us to Olive's mothers funeral. As she tries to cope with her immense loss, Tristan steps in to comfort her, but […]

Batgirl #41 Reveals How The New Batman And Batgirl Will Interact

[MILD SPOILERS for Batgirl #41 and current Batbooks below!] I could barely contain my excitement for this new issue of Batgirl! As most of you know, there's a new Batman in town, and now it's time to see how that affects our lovely Babs. From DC Comics, written by Brenden Fletcher and Cameron Stewart, with […]

Not Your Ordinary Rock And Roll Tour In Black Canary #1

Musicians have a certain reputation. It's typical for them to get into some mischief in between rocking and rolling. It was easy to see that Dinah wasn't going to be an exception to that rule, when we saw her appear in the recent Batgirl issues. Now the wait is over! Black Canary is back in […]

Gotham Academy Is Back And Damian Wayne Has Arrived!

I couldn't be more excited right now…Gotham Academy is back! From DC Comics, written by Becky Cloonan and Brenden Fletcher, with guest artist Mingjue Helen Chen (normally Karl Kerschl), this is the big issue that everyone has been talking about. At the end of issue #6 we got the big reveal that Damian Wayne is […]

WonderCon '15 – Bathing Suits, Tights, And Burnside Fashion In Superhero Comics With Babs Tarr, Jake Wyatt, Brenden Fletcher, Kris Anka, And Kevin Wada

Fashion In Superhero Comics With Babs Tarr (Batgirl), started a little early on Sunday morning following our Saturday nights out at WonderCon, but with everyone caffeinated, we were joined by Jake Wyatt (Ms. Marvel, Edge of Spider-Verse), Brenden Fletcher, Kris Anka (designed Storm), Kevin Wada (She-Hulk, Catwoman). Brenden Fletcher called the con "Babscon" to applause […]


Gotham Academy Endgame #1: Spooky Joker Tales!

Being a huge Gotham Academy fan, I couldn't wait to see what Gotham Academy: Endgame was all about. Like I mentioned last month, I haven't participated in reading much of the Endgame series. However, reading Batgirl: Endgame written by Cameron Stewart and Brenden Fletcher, with art and colors by Bengal, was an incredibly impressive experience. […]

Can't Take Your Eyes Off The Bat In Gotham Academy #6

The bat is back in Gotham Academy #6 from DC Comics, written by Becky Cloonan and Brenden Fletcher, with art by Karl Kerschl. Normally, we are used to characters feeling at ease when Batman comes around, but not in this case. Olive is the opposite of comforted by Batman showing up, and as he attempts […]

Batgirl: Endgame #1 Is An Expressive Work Of Art

I'll admit it right off the bat…I haven't had a chance to read any of the Endgame books at all. I picked up Batgirl: Endgame #1, because I love the character so much and wanted to see what it's all about. From DC Comics, written by Cameron Stewart and Brenden Fletcher, with art and colors […]

Batgirl #40: A Powerful Moment Of Clarity Means Growth For Babs And Readers

We've reached the end of the New Era Batgirl first arc, and boy has it been quite the ride. Batgirl #40, From DC Comics, written by Brenden Fletcher and Cameron Stewart, with art by Babs Tarr is a chaotic, action-packed issue that answers a lot of the questions and concerns fans of the series have […]

So, How Inappropriate Is The Batgirl #41 Joker Variant Cover?

This is the cover to Batgirl #41, for DC's June mini-relaunch. Featuring the new-look Batman. And very much in fitting with the pop style of the comic book, that has relaunched Batgirl in a fresh, youthful, exciting fashion away from depressing themes and tones that had previously been associated with the book. Also in June, DC […]

Things Fall Into Place In Gotham Academy #5

Everything is falling into place with Gotham Academy #5 from DC Comics, written by Becky Cloonan and Brenden Fletcher, with art by Karl Kerschl. After four intense issues of this brilliant new series, the puzzle pieces are fitting together nicely. Readers have endured a lot of mysterious moments, unsure of where this story was going […]