Comic Book Underground’s Quick Shot Reviews – by Daryll Benjamin – Deathstroke #22 by Christopher Priest, Diogenes Neves, Jason Paz, Jeromy Cox
In this episode of Out of the Package by Joe Gardner, the birthday boy shares an (almost mis)adventure in bargain bin toys shopping. This past weekend I celebrated another birthday. My 43rd, to be exact. And with it I added more toys and collectibles to my ever-growing collections. But the way I came about these additions made […]
One Man /// Riot is a CBU column by Daryll Benjamin. In this episode he once again applies his personal brand rehab, this time to the seldom published, cult-favorite, far-flung future teenage heroes of DC’s Legion. Plus other thoughts. Welcome to another edition of Daryll Brand Rehab! Last edition I tackled the Fantastic Four and did the […]
A question that came up in a comic book group on Facebook that I just had to share with my own Facebook group, The Comic Book Underground.
What’s your thought on Superman and Batman having kids?
Does it change the characters? Does it age Superman and Batman? Does it bother you?
Mine and my guys responses follows:
The better question is how Bats and Supes are written. But they already have spiritual sons/daughters in the storylines I bother with and like, so they are father/uncle figures in some ways.
The poll Question I posed to the members of my Facebook group The Comic Book Underground last week:
The majority of your monthly and/or trade paperback reads come from which of the following publisher?
With only 21 participating votes, the results were:
DC Comics (Including the Vertigo imprint)
Image Comics (including the Top Cow, ShadowLine & SkyBound imprints)
Marvel Comics (including the Icon & MAX imprints)
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