Lois Lane is the Real Hero in Gwenda Bond’s “Fallout”

Lois Lane: Fallout Author: Gwenda Bond Release Date: May 1, 2015 Publisher: Switch Press Genre(s): Media Tie-In, Young Adult, Superheroes, Mystery Rating: ★★★★★ Review Spoilers:  Low GoodReads | Amazon I’m going to admit something to you all up front here: I did not expect to like this book at all. I sincerely mean that. I did not […]

Superheroes Aren’t Made of Money in The Paybacks #1

The Paybacks #1 Author: Donny Cates, Eliot Rahal Artists: Geoff Shaw Release Date: September 16, 2015 Publisher: Dark Horse Comics Genre(s): Action Rating: ★★★☆☆ Review Spoilers:  Heavy There is a lot going on in the first issue of The Paybacks, which sets out to follow a bunch of super indebted heroes as they repossess gizmos and […]

‘The League of Regrettable Superheroes’ is a Treasure Trove of Forgotten Heroes

The League of Regrettable Superheroes Author: Jon Morris Release Date: June 2, 2015 Publisher: Quirk Books Genre(s): Non-Fiction, Superheroes, Pop Culture Review Spoilers:  Low GoodReads | Amazon I am in love with this book. The League of Regrettable Superheroes is pretty much the perfect coffee table book for the everyday nerd. Gorgeously designed and fantastically organized, […]

The First Volume of “Jupiter’s Legacy” Sets Up An Epic Story of Family and Betrayal

Jupiter’s Legacy Vol. 1 Author: Mark Waid Artist: Frank Quitely Release Date: April 8, 2015 Publisher: Image Comics Genre(s): Superheroes, Family Drama Rating: ★★★★☆ Review Spoilers:  Mild GoodReads | Amazon Power corrupts. Absolute power corrupts absolutely. It just sometimes takes a generation. That’s the basic premise behind Jupiter’s Legacy. After a group of friends looking to save the […]

Brandon Sanderson Turns the Superhero Genre On It’s Head in Steelheart

Steelheart Author: Brandon Sanderson Series: Reckoners #1 Release Date: September 24, 2013 Publisher: Random House Children’s Books Genre(s): Science Fiction, Young Adult Rating: ★★★★☆ Review Spoilers:  Mild GoodReads | Amazon I am a sucker for anything superhero related and I had been wanting to read Steelheart for a really, really long time. While I really do love superheroes, […]

The Son of Batman Premieres at WonderCon 2014

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bis7XOu0Xms] Son of Batman Release Date: May 6, 2014 (DVD & Blu-ray); April 22, 2014 (Online) Cast: Jason O’Mara, Stuart Allan, Morena Baccarin, Giancarlo Esposito, Xander Berkeley, Thomas Gibson, David McCallum Director: Ethan Spaulding Studio: Warner Premier, Warner Bros. Animation, DC Entertainment Distributor: Warner Home Video Genre(s): Animated, Graphic Novel, Superheroes Based On Grant Morrison’s Batman […]

Ms. Marvel #1: I Am In Love With Kamala Khan

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xxljTK0T4gk] Ms. Marvel #1 (Vol. 3) Author: G. Willow Wilson Artists: Adrian Alphona and Ian Herring Release Date: February 2014 Publisher: Marvel Comics Source: Bought and Owned Genre(s): Superheroes, Graphic Novel Rating: ★★★★★ Review Spoilers: Moderate GoodReads | Amazon | Comic Vine | Marvel I think I knew that I was going to love Kamala Khan the second they […]