“Saving the World, One Purchase at a Time”

It’s time for another update from BIFF SOCKO, TWO-FISTED NEWSHOUND. Biff Socko covers Comic Book News like zits on the A-V Club. Faster than Perry White! Stronger than J. Jonah Jameson! Hotter than Cat Grant! He is…BIFF SOCKO! DATELINE: Anaheim- The biggest announcement to come out of...

Green Arrow #1 Sep13

Green Arrow #1

This week we’re also taking a look at another of the new DC 52 number ones, this time the Emerald Archer himself, Green Arrow. Coming off a tumultuous year in the life of Oliver Queen, the series has been rebooted, taking Oliver Queen back to a location he’s not been in some time. Intrigued? Then read forth.

Collecting Comics Like I Was 10 Challenge

Last November Anthony Falcone wrote an article about “Collecting Comics Like I Was 10“.  The basic idea of collecting like your 10 years old is: “You bought comic books that you liked the cover for, or that had your favourite hero, or that had a crazy fight. And then you...

#46: Worst Superhero Sidekick! Jul08

#46: Worst Superhero Sidekick!

Every week Comic Book Daily asks the question and the crew (and special guests) give their answers; we’ll be doing this for 52 weeks. Tip of the hat goes to the gang at Scans Daily for the inspiration and Anthony Falcone for this week’s question. Who is the worst superhero sidekick and why? Greg Hyland (Writer/illustrator of the cult classic Lethargic Lad & Lego Star Wars) Speedy. Because his name is Speedy. But he’s Green Arrow’s sidekick, and not the Flash’s. Madness! Ed Campbell (CBD’s Social Media magnate) Stripesy – He was the adult sidekick to a teenage superhero Star Spangled Kid. He had a silly...

Green Arrow #13 Jun28

Green Arrow #13

As Brightest Day concluded, so did J.T. Krul’s run on the title as of issue 12. Writer James Patrick joins Agustin Padilla as the new creative team behind Green Arrow, so let’s see how this new team stacks up to the past year of Green Arrow stories.

Undervalued Spotlight #89

More Fun Comics #73, DC Comics, November 1941 Now here’s a comic book that should be getting a lot more respect and a lot more attention. More Fun #73 introduces two major DC characters, Aquaman and Green Arrow. Both were filler stories for a title that was at the time riding the success of...

Review: Green Arrow #2 Aug03

Review: Green Arrow #2

Writer: J.T. Krul Pencils: Diogenes Neves Inks: Vicente Cifuentes Colours: Ulises Arreola Here we are again with another issue of the revamped Green Arrow, and it’s clear after this last issue that this isn’t your parents’ Sherwood Forest and surely not their Robin Hood. Trick arrows and...

Review: Green Arrow #1 Jun28

Review: Green Arrow #1

Writer: J.T. Krul Artists: Diogenes Neves and Vicente Cifuentes In the wake of Blackest Night, numerous DC titles have been sporting the Brightest Day banner while others such as Birds of Prey and Green Arrow have been relaunched entirely under the same banner. Where Green Arrow is concerned,...

Review: Justice League: Cry For Justice HC Jun09

Review: Justice League: Cry For Justice HC

  Review: Justice League: Cry for Justice (Hardcover) Writer: James Robinson Artists: Mauro Cascioli and Scott Clark Howdy folks, I’m back again with a special review of Cry for Justice, a seven issue mini-series starring a pro-active Justice League aiming to take the fight against...