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Domino #4 Review: The Battle of Humor Stakes and Sincerity

Domino #4 Review: The Battle of Humor, Stakes, and Sincerity

Meanwhile, Outlaw and Diamondback decide to go on their own after the people who have been causing Domino so much pain.[caption id="attachment_882754" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Domino #4 cover by Greg Land and Frank D'Armata[/caption]This issue of Domino rights the ship somewhat, but it doesn’t erase all the problems that have been making themselves more apparent in[...]

Domino #3 Review: Unearned Moments Helped by Solid Dialogue

Domino #3 Review: Unearned Moments Helped by Solid Dialogue

That comes in the holy vengeance crusade that Domino embarks upon to kill Topaz only to be immediately undercut by the fact that Diamondback, Outlaw, and Amadeus Cho are, as one would likely guess, not really dead.The rest of the comic still has a lot of charm Domino’s thought captions and dialogue are highly entertaining[...]

Daredevil #603 Review: Slower but Still Full of Personality

Daredevil #603 Review: Slower but Still Full of Personality

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Daredevil finds Elektra attempting to leave New York, and the two are ambushed by the Hand. After the ninjas mysteriously withdraw, Matt convinces Elektra to stay in the city and join his fight against the Hand. After returning to city hall, Matt throws an even crazier idea at Foggy, and it involves the […]

Daredevil #600 Review: A Climactic Twist to Mayor Fisk

Daredevil #600 Review: A Climactic Twist to 'Mayor Fisk'

Plus, they stand opposite the Owl, Diamondback, Black Cat, Hammerhead, and, of course, Kingpin himself.The story is surprisingly focused given the size of this 600th issue It doesn’t introduce any sudden plot threads to detract from the “Mayor Fisk” story or Blindspot’s battle with Muse.There is a last-act twist that hijacks the story significantly, but it’s[...]


Defenders #10 Review: A Heartfelt Farewell from Bendis

Defenders #10 Review: A Heartfelt Farewell from Bendis

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] The Hood meets up with the former Kingpin and current Mayor of New York City, Wilson Fisk, on how to best be a Kingpin of Crime. The Defenders deal with the idea of being local heroes. Black Cat appears to be turning over a new leaf as she tries to help Misty Knight […]

Defenders #9 Review: The Exciting Peak of an Already Great Series

Defenders #9 Review: The Exciting Peak of an Already Great Series

After some convincing, Jess gets some face-time with Frank Castle.Later, the Defenders get the drop on Diamondback All seems to be going smoothly until back-up in the form of Fixer, Moonstone, and Titania arrives From here, it becomes a super-powered rumble between the Defenders and Diamondback’s crew.Oh, also Brian Michael Bendis himself makes a cameo,[...]

Top Marvel Comics of 2017 #1: Defenders #7 by Brian Michael Bendis and David Marquez

Top Marvel Comics of 2017 #1: Defenders #7 by Brian Michael Bendis and David Marquez

From the initial fight between Luke Cage and Diamondback, the later fight between Diamondback and Iron Fist that ended with Jessica Jones dropping an SUV on Willis Stryker, to this issue with a lengthy and intricate fight between Elektra and Iron Fist, this comic always brought something special to the table.This particular issue edges ahead[...]

Marvel Legacy Defenders #6 Review: Deadpool Sucks But This Comic Doesnt

Marvel Legacy Defenders #6 Review: Deadpool Sucks, But This Comic Doesn't

[rwp-review-recap id="0"][caption id="attachment_731497" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Defenders #6 cover by David Marquez and Justin Ponsor[/caption]Firstly, fellow Bleeding Cool writer and awesome person Joe Glass reviewed Defenders #6 a while back, so check that out too!Diamondback is out on the streets again, and Black Cat is half-dead because of him The Defenders have returned to meet him[...]

Defenders #2 Review: Rising To Become One Of Marvels Top-Quality Books

Defenders #2 Review: Rising To Become One Of Marvel's Top-Quality Books

[rwp-review-recap id="0"]In Defenders #2, with Luke Cage poisoned by Diamondback, Jessica Jones rushes to the Night Nurse, Linda Carter, to check on her husband Black Cat herself delivered him to the clinic Luke is saved by an antidote brought by Blade, the Vampire Hunter Luke Cage is still out of action, but he will survive.Meanwhile,[...]

Will We See This Old 70s Character In Marvels Luke Cage

Will We See This Old 70's Character In Marvel's Luke Cage?

Willis "Diamondback" Stryker stole some of Cottommouth's drugs and used it to frame Cage for trafficking Cottonmouth also possessed enhanced strength, allowing him to hold his own against Cage.Why both villains from the early days of Powerman have snake inspired names I'm not sure Also, it looks like Cottonmouth has never been updated from his original[...]