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    All-Star Batman #14 Review

    All-Star Batman #14 Review By John Saavedra   Scott Snyder’s short-lived All-Star Batman comes to a close with a stellar issue #14 that’s high on adrenaline and emotion. It’s a bitter ending, of course. With All-Star, Snyder set out to create smaller stories that could stand alone from the...
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    Dark Nights: Metal #2 Review

    Dark Nights: Metal #2 Review By John Saavedra   Batman is at his very best when he’s outsmarting everyone else, whether it be his rogues gallery, a cosmic threat, or his Justice League friends. Scott Snyder always writes Batman like he’s the smartest man in the room, and that’s...
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    Dark Nights: Metal #1 Review

    Dark Nights: Metal #1 Review By John Saavedra   Wow, it feels so good to have this dream team back on a Batman book. Scott Snyder, Greg Capullo, Jonathan Glapion, and FCO Plascencia return for the most rock n’ roll DC Comics event ever put on the page. The...
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    Dark Days: The Casting #1 Review

    Dark Days: The Casting #1 Review By John Saavedra   While Dark Days: The Forge #1 felt like an easily accessible prelude to Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo’s big event series, Dark Nights: Metal, The Casting #1 is a bit more challenging. That doesn’t ruin the enjoyment of this...
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    The Flash #25-Running Scared Review

    The Flash #25 Review By John Saavedra The Reverse-Flash’s story has always been one of obsession. Eobard Thawne of the 25th Century had always looked up to The Flash, an adventurer from the distant past whose exploits were legendary, so when Thawne found a time capsule with Barry Allen’s...
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    All-Star Batman #11 Review

    All-Star Batman #11 Review By John Saavedra Things ramp up in the second part of Scott Snyder and Rafael Albuquerque’s “The First Ally,” which is turning out to be as much an arc about Alfred as it is Bruce’s. In a way, this story has been a long time...
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    Dark Days: The Forge #1 Review

    Dark Days: The Forge #1 Review By John Saavedra @johnsjr9   Scott Snyder’s “Batman” is regarded by many as one of the greatest runs in the Dark Knight’s history. Full of over-the-top action, poetic storytelling, and a message of hope, his “Batman” offered something just a bit different from the...
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    Review-All Star Batman- My Own Worst Enemy/ The Cursed Wheel

    All Star Batman- My Own Worst Enemy/ The Cursed Wheel The first arc of Scott Snyder’s thrilling turn at the helm of All Star Batman came to its conclusion last month and while it may have lacked some of the fanfare that his critically acclaimed Batman (New 52) received,...