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Doug Zawisza gives the relaunched "Birds of Prey" #1 4.5 stars, calling Duane Swierczynski and Jesus Saiz's take on the team "one of the best" of DC Comics' relaunched series.
Dick Grayson is back in his old identity and back on the beat in Gotham, but the former Batman has new challenges ahead as writer Kyle Higgins tells CBR what makes "Nightwing" tick.
In a week that sees the release of "Batman," "Wonder Woman" and "Catwoman" #1, Steve Sunu's New 52 Pickup culls more titles from his pull list as we approach the end of the first month of DC Comics' relaunch.
One issue in to his DC Comics New 52 series "Demon Knights," Paul Cornell has already sewn the seeds for an epic battle, a wicked queen, a twisted romance and more epic fantasy turns for the Demon, Madame Xanadu, Shining Knight and company.
Brian Azzarello discusses about his and Cliff Chiang's horror-based take on DC Comics' most famous female hero, his plans for Wonder Woman's supporting cast, the status of the George Perez origin and much more.
CBR's Doug Zawisza gives Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo's "Batman" #1 5 stars, saying it "delivers some great moments... giving us a slice of what's to come."
Augie delves into the second week of DC Comics' New 52 line-up and catches a lot of torture and thin art. On the bright side, there are some good comics in there, too.
The first of DC's New 52 to pull the WildStorm Universe into a new era, "Stormwatch" and writer Paul Cornell serve up a love letter to Warren Ellis, a bad ass Martian Manhunter and the great romance of Apollo and Midnighter.
After the second full week of sales for DC Comics line-wide relaunch, the numbers remain high as sell outs for books like "Green Lantern" lead retailers to focus on keeping customers for issues #2, 3 and beyond.
Love the long-awaited "Batwoman" or new-to-DC "Grifter?" Now's the time to sound off. CBR wants to know your thoughts on DC's New 52 Week 2 releases. Polls close Wednesday at midnight!
After three issues, writer JT Krul will step down from DC's new "Green Arrow" monthly to be replaced by Keith Giffen who will now co-write with series artist Dan Jurgens.
DC Comics claims its relaunched number one issues are new reader-friendly, so CBR News asked non-comic book readers to weigh in on the latest batch of New 52 titles, including "Red Lanterns," "Superboy" and more.
Chad Nevett gives "Frankenstein: Agent of S.H.A.D.E." #1 4 stars, calling Jeff Lemire's new title "a high concept, entertaining comic with great looking art."
In light of the relaunch of DC's flagship team title, ROBOT 6's J. Caleb Mozzocco revisits previous first issues of Justice League from the 1960s, 80s and 90s.
"Action Comics" narrowly edged out "Animal Man" #1 as the most enjoyed title in the first wave of DC Comics' New 52 according to you, the CBR readers. Check out the full rankings!
DC Comics editor Chris Conroy spent the day sharing concept sketches, cover art and pages from upcoming New 52 releases via the publisher's official Twitter account. ROBOT 6 has the round-up.
Doug Zawisza gives DC Comics' "Suicide Squad" #1 4 stars, saying of the New 52 title, "I don’t see how I’m going to miss [the second issue]."
DC Comics has provided CBR News with an exclusive preview of Peter Tomasi and Fernando Pasarin's "Green Lantern Corps" #1. Featuring a Doug Mahnke cover, GLC joins the New 52 on September 21.
With only one issue on the stands, the co-writer of DC's relaunch of the iconic teen superhero "Static Shock" has opted to step off the book saying "My issues for leaving had nothing to do with the character or with DC Comics." UPDATED
Greg McElhatton gives JH Williams III and W. Haden Blackman's long-awaited "Batwoman" #1 4.5 stars, stating, "it's very clear that 'Batwoman' is in excellent hands."
Among the many changes to hit the characters of the DCU in the wake of "Flashpoint" and the launch of the New 52, one most fans didn't see coming was Amanda Waller's dramatic weight loss. ROBOT 6 has the details.
Co-writer and artist of the long-awaited "Batwoman" title from DC's New 52, JH Williams III goes in depth with CBR News on the building blocks of the heroine's first issue.
Three weeks into his New 52 experiment and Steve Sunu thins the field further. Which of this week's new releases will make the cut and which will find themselves out in the cold after a single issue?
DC Comics has released Cully Hamner's variant cover for "The Shade" #1, written by James Robinson with art by Hamner and a standard cover by Tony Harris. The series debuts in October.
Doug Zawisza calls Geoff Johns and Doug Mahnke's "Green Lantern" #1 "enjoyable, entertaining, and fast-paced...everything that a comic book should be," and gives the issue a 4 stars review.
"Frankenstein, Agent of S.H.A.D.E." writer Jeff Lemire spoke with CBR about the series he calls a "black comedy," promising to explore the history of the seven-foot tall green monster.
With the appearance of Batgirl in December's "Birds of Prey" #4, DC Comics and series writer Duane Swierczynski promise readers a "status quo-altering revelation" while unveiling Dave Finch's cover for the issue.
Augie runs down 10 of last week's New 52 and asks questions about the necessity of a relaunch, the fussiness of costumes while backgrounds are lacking and the importance of a good last page reveal.
With DC Comics' New 52 relaunch titles flying off the shelves and the second wave set to hit stores tomorrow, CBR News wants to know which of the initial fourteen titles was your favorite!
DC Comics Co-Publisher Dan DiDio spoke frankly with CBR News about the DC Relaunch, tackling topics from Wonder Woman's most recent reboot to the online controversy over Jim Lee's costume designs and more.
DC Comics has released Jim Lee's cover for his and Geoff Johns' "Justice League" #4 while providing CBR with the exclusive debut of Rags Morales' cover for the Grant Morrison-scripted "Action Comics" #4.
DC Comics claims its relaunched number one issues are new reader-friendly, so CBR News asked non-comic book readers to weigh in on this week's batch of New 52 comics.
"Batwing" #1 gets 3.5 stars from Doug Zawisza who says of Judd WInick and Ben Oliver's new title, "if you’re looking for a new DC book to latch onto, this one just might be what you’re looking for."
Writer Jeff Lemire spoke with CBR about his first issue of "Animal Man," explaining his goals for the title character, his family, the book's ties to Scott Snyder's "Swamp Thing" and more.
"Swamp Thing" artist Yanick Paquette spoke with CBR News about his and Scott Snyder's resurrection of the DC Universe's avatar of the Green, the book's horror roots and more.
Steve Sunu weighs in on the first full week of DC Comics' New 52 releases, cutting two titles outright from his pull list while three more find themselves sitting on the fence.
Greg McElhatton gives Tony Daniel's "Detective Comics" #1 4 stars saying, "Daniel has brought his A-Game to 'Detective Comics,' and it's most definitely paid off."
Doug Zawisza gives the new "Swamp Thing" #1 4.5 stars, calling Scott Snyder and Yanick Paquette's opening chapter of the new life of Alec Holland "an interesting take...disturbing and unnerving."
Augie takes a turn looking at "Justice League" #1 and likes it for many of the reasons others didn't. Plus, "Green Lantern" sports a new copy protection format, a college football uniform controversy and more
Writer Gail Simone spoke with CBR News about her plans for the new "Batgirl" and "The Fury Of The Firestorm" series, as well as her reservations and hopes for DC Comics' New 52.