Comic News Roundup 12/23/16

Comic News Roundup 12/23/16

TOP STORIES FOR FRIDAY, DECEMBER 23, 2016 Eisenberg to Appear in Justice League Saga Delayed Due to Printing Error Week’s Best-Reviewed Books IDW Announces Ghostbusters 101 Josh EpsteinJosh Epstein is the Publisher for the Capeless Crusader website. He’s a lifelong comic nerd, and “Superman” is the first word he ever read aloud. He is also an actor, singer, and resident of a real-world Smallville.More Posts Follow Me:

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I Hit a Wall: Why the DCEU Villains of 2016 are the Best in the Genre

I Hit a Wall: Why the DCEU Villains of 2016 are the Best in the Genre

They say that a hero is only as good as the villain they oppose.  As such, it’s to the credit of the DCEU that it puts heroes like Batman and Superman up against villains like Amanda Waller and Lex Luthor. These villains, along with the Suicide Squad, prove that the DCEU knows how to handle villains.  Villains, unfortunately, are one of the places where both the Marvel Cinematic Universe and the X-Men Cinematic Universe fall…

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REVIEW: “Action Comics #8”

REVIEW: “Action Comics #8”

I’ve been picking up Grant Morrison‘s Action Comics since the launch of DC’s New 52. The latest issue is the culmination of the first arc, which has had Superman face first the revamped Metallo (now METAL-0), and long-time nemesis Braniac. SPOILERS AHEAD! The issue does a passable job of tying off all of the various threads that Morrison has woven through the series over the last eight months, with a couple left hanging on which…

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