Brenden Fletcher


Isola #3 Review: Beautiful Art and a Mysterious Plot

Isola #3 Review: Beautiful Art and a Mysterious Plot

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Olwyn dreams that she is human again, but Rook is dead. The vision fades, and she is still the tiger. She is being guided through swamplands by an eccentric old shaman called Hoot. Meanwhile, Rook is cornered by a group of warriors with designs on taking Queen Olwyn. They know the queen is […]

Isola #2 Review: Another Beautiful and Atmospheric Issue from this Miyazaki-Inspired Series

Isola #2 Review: Another Beautiful and Atmospheric Issue from this Miyazaki-Inspired Series

Brenden Fletcher, Karl Kerschl, and MSASSYK have crafted something wondrous here, and I highly recommend it Give it a read.[rwp-review-ratings id="0"] [rwp-review-form id="0"] [rwp-review-recap id="0"]Captain Rook and the tiger form of Queen Olwyn continue their trek for the land of Isola Olwyn has been exhausted by the trip and collapses, leaving Rook to scout ahead and[...]

Isola #1 Advance Review: Beautiful Art and Subtle World-Building

Isola #1 Advance Review: Beautiful Art and Subtle World-Building

This is an absolutely gorgeous and absorbing comic.Isola #1 is visually stunning first outing for Brenden Fletcher, Kerschl, and MSASSYK The story is interesting and leaves just enough clues to leave you wanting more The art is beautiful and weaves a world both familiar and wildly distinct from our own The pacing is good, and[...]

Isola #1 Gets a Variant by Karl Kerschl and Msassyk

Isola #1 Gets a Variant by Karl Kerschl and Msassyk

Writer Brenden Fletcher gets off easy, not having to draw either cover.We're not personally always a fan of variant covers, especially when they're used to artificially inflate sales on comic book or when they're used to squeeze retailers for more money But in the case where they're simply "Cover A" and "Cover B" and the[...]


Motor Crush Revs Up With Lush Backup Feature Isola

Motor Crush Revs Up With Lush Backup Feature Isola

By Jonathan Rich Bleeding Cool CorrespondentThe celebrated trio of Brenden Fletcher, Cameron Stewart and Babs Tarr created quite a following for themselves by modernizing DC Comic’s iconic character Batgirl in 2014 and hope to follow up that success with their creator-owned project Motor Crush for Image Comics.“It’s the story of motorcycle racer Domino Swift,” Fletcher said[...]

Back To School Thoughts On Gotham Academy Annual #1

Back To School! Thoughts On Gotham Academy Annual #1

From DC Comics, Gotham Academy Annual #1, written by Brenden Fletcher and Becky Cloonan, with art by Michael Dialynas, is a rollercoaster of an issue. It comes to us before the start of Gotham Academy: Second Semester, and you won't believe what happens Here’s what’s going on… “When the Gotham Academy student body comes down with a mysterious disease, Pomeline and[...]

Karl Kerschl Hints At Trouble On The Horizon At Gotham Academy

Karl Kerschl Hints At Trouble On The Horizon At Gotham Academy

Who else can't wait for Gotham Academy: Second Semester? I know I can't. It's exciting to think about what will be coming next for the colorful cast of characters. Today, artist Karl Kerschl gave us a bit of a hint by revealing the cover to the first issue. Things look pretty tough don't they? After much consideration about Olive's character, […]


A Tiny Square Of A Gotham Academy: Second Semester Cover

A Tiny Square Of A Gotham Academy: Second Semester Cover

Earlier today, he shared a very small preview of a cover...[embed]https://twitter.com/karlkerschl/status/737324890668290048[/embed]Together with Brenden Fletcher and Becky Cloonan, I'm sure it will be a successful continuation of the comic. Gotham Academy brings something new to Gotham, and that's what I like about it A new cast of characters to draw you in, in a different setting that still[...]

The End Has Come For Batgirl Of Burnside

The End Has Come For Batgirl Of Burnside

I have to give the creative team that took over the book, Brenden Fletcher, Cameron Stewart, and Babs Tarr a lot of credit What they did in Burnside with such a well known character, was brave If you've read my reviews, you know that my opinion was mixed, but there was a decent amount of[...]

Gotham Academy Wraps Up Yearbook Storyline With Issue #18

Gotham Academy Wraps Up Yearbook Storyline With Issue #18

Having different mini-stories throughout the issues truly has enhanced the overall ARC. Gotham Academy #18 written by Brenden Fletcher, Faith Erin Hicks, Natasha Alterici, with art by Annie Wu, Moritat, Hicks, Adam Archer, and Alterici, takes us through some incidents in the past that directly affected the storylines that we have loved since issue #1 From a darker,[...]

Things Are Changing For Batgirl&#8230And I Like It.

Things Are Changing For Batgirl…And I Like It.

Issue #51 is written by Brenden Fletcher, with guest artists Eleonora Carlini, Minkyu Jung, and Roger Robinson This issue centers on the crossroads in Barbara Gordon's life, and begins to set up the building blocks for her to leave Burnside But first she needs a bit of a confident boost from her pal...Brenden Fletcher's script and dialogue[...]

The Perfect Variety: Gotham Academy #17 Ends The Yearbook ARC With A Bang

The Perfect Variety: Gotham Academy #17 Ends The Yearbook ARC With A Bang

In case you weren’t aware, Gotham Academy #17 includes three separate tales from different creators, all while Maps and Olive do a narration/quest of their own.The first is called This One's For You, written by Brenden Fletcher, with art by Annie Wu, and colors by Serge Lapointe I like the fact that Brenden brought in one of[...]

A Lumberjanes Gotham Academy Preview At The End Of Goldie Vance #1 Tomorrow

A Lumberjanes Gotham Academy Preview At The End Of Goldie Vance #1 Tomorrow

The internet nearly exploded when the Lumberjanes Gotham Academy crossover event was announced, and I'm sure it will explode again tomorrow because we get to see some of it! BOOM! Box's Goldie Vance #1 is hitting shelves, and you'll find a preview of Lumberjanes Gotham Academy in the back. This is one of these comics that you just know is going […]

Enough Batgirls To Go Around&#8230Gail Simone Agrees

Enough Batgirls To Go Around…Gail Simone Agrees

Overall I think that the work that Brenden Fletcher, Cameron Stewart, and Babs Tarr did is admirable Some of what they did was actually very brave It gave Barbara Gordon's character new life that was in some ways better received to a new audience than Simone's It's true, we all have our preferences.Rich Johnston reported[...]


Batgirl Team Has A New Comic From Image Together Expo Announcement Expected&#8230

Batgirl Team Has A New Comic From Image Together? Expo Announcement Expected…

That includes Batgirl, the comic transformed by Brenden Fletcher, Cameron Stewart and Babs Tarr, that saw Barbara Gordon move to Burnside and an industry changing attitude that used the term "Batgirling" first internally at DC Comics, then more widely.In June, we will get the two books Batgirl and Batgirl And The Birds Of Prey, with creative[...]

Memories And Nightmares In Batgirl #49

Memories And Nightmares In Batgirl #49

Nightmares and memories come together in the new issue of Batgirl this month, written by Brenden Fletcher and Cameron Stewart, with art by Horacio Domingues, Babs Tarr, Roger Robinson, Ming Doyle and James Harvey In Batgirl #49, Babs has a new nemesis, and in order to unravel his secrets, her friends must take a journey[...]

DC Comics Art Academy &#8211 Babs Tarr

DC Comics Art Academy – Babs Tarr

Here we have the second installment of DC Comics Art Academy, this time with the art of Babs Tarr and her co-writing team on Batgirl, Cameron Stewart and Brenden Fletcher This one, like the Jim Lee entry, was filmed at last summer's San Diego Comic Con Stewart and Fletcher gives insight into the comic while[...]