DC Comics

Gotham Episode 1.9 Recap

Gotham, like Harvey Dent, has two faces. One is charming, enthusiastic and full of promise, the other is a goddamn mess.

Constantine Episode 1.3 Recap

"The Devil's Vinyl" doesn’t commit to any of its cooler ideas and, for the second week in a row, Constantine ends up boring and muddled.

Constantine Episode 1.1 Recap

There are currently four television series airing based on DC Comics properties and as it stands Constantine looks like it could be the best of them.

Batgirl #35 Review

Barbara Gordon was always meant to be Batgirl, and these guys really get that. Welcome home, Babs.

Jacob Kane’s Feminist Fatherhood

Kate Kane repeatedly credits her father, Colonel Jacob Kane, for the empowerment necessary to find her strength, her purpose. Pulling lessons in integrity and how to “soldier on” from the man who found a way to remain protective of his daughter without disrespecting her autonomy and individuality. Paternalism without patronizing.

Thought Bubble: A Letter to Men in Comics

A woman in comics critiqued a comic book cover. She suffered threats of physical violence and rape for her troubles. What part of that seems like a pattern we should keep ignoring?