mera: queen of atlantis


'Mera: Queen of Atlantis' Stands on Its Own in Anticipation of Aquaman Movie

Atlantis is in turmoil. Mera is in exile on the surface world, slowly healing from her magical injuries that limit her to dry land. Corum Rath has taken the throne and his disdain for the surface world is spilling onto US soil. While Aquaman leads a revolt on the ocean floor against Rath, his brother […]

Aquaman #38 cover by Stjepan Sejic

Aquaman #38 Review: A Finale a Year in the Making

Aquaman has failed to slay Corum Rath, now fully powered by the eldritch Abyssal Dark. Dolphin arrives to help, but her powers are greatly overshadowed by those of Rath and the Dark. Finally, when all seems loss, Queen Mera and the armies of Xebel arrive to save Atlantis and its people. The battle is renewed, […]

Mera: Queen of Atlantis #6 cover by Nicola Scott and Romulo Fajardo Jr.

Mera: Queen of Atlantis #6 Review- Duel of the Monarchs

The time has come for the duel between Mera and Ocean Master. The winner takes the throne of Atlantis and rides back with the armies of Xebel at their back. The loser, by the rules of Xebel's trial by combat, dies. Worse yet, should Orm Marius win, his sister, Tula, must wed Xebel's king, Nereus. […]

Mera: Queen of Atlantis #5 cover by Nicola Scott and Romulo Fajardo Jr.

Mera: Queen of Atlantis #5 Review – The Miniseries Finally Comes Alive

Mera trains with an old mentor while Ocean Master negotiates terms with King Nereus of Xebel. Mera's mentor, Leron, warns her of the duplicitous nature of Nereus and Mera's own grandmother, Lammia. Later, Mera and Orn are called before Nereus for the announcement of whether Xebel will support Atlantis against Corum Rath. Mera: Queen of […]

Mera: Queen of Atlantis #4 cover by Nicola Scott and Romulo Fajardo Jr.

Mera: Queen of Atlantis #4 Review – Wasted Potential and Buried Ideas

Mera and Ocean Master are put into trial by combat against a massive creature called and octodon before they can speak to Nereus, the King of Xebel. If they survive, they will still have to convince Nereus and Xebel to aid them in their fight to dethrone Corum Rath in Atlantis. Back on land, Tula […]

Mera: Queen of Atlantis #3 cover by Nicola Scott and Romulo Fajardo Jr.

Mera Queen of Atlantis #3 Review: Padding and Pallid Protagonists

Erin and Tommy, Ocean Master's new family, arrive in time to see Orm with his trident to Mera's throat. Erin is infuriated that Orm is looking to leave their family to return to the politics and war of Atlantis. It's up to Mera to help convince the woman that Orm's mission is necessary. A lot […]


Comics for Your Pull Box, Week of 03/28/18

Comics for Your Pull Box, Week of March 28th, 2018: Dark Doomsday Metal Clock

It's time for the Comics for Your Pull Box! We actually have a pretty packed lineup this week, so let's go ahead and get started. Animosity #13 Marguerite Bennett and Rafael de Latorre's Animosity has been on of AfterShock's best series since it started. The current arc is rising to a fever pitch as the farmers, the hive, and […]

Mera Queen of Atlantis #1 cover by Nicola Scott and Romulo Fajardo Jr.

Bleeding Cool Comics Chatter Episode 1.4: Mera Queen of Atlantis #1

Welcome to the first official episode of Bleeding Cool's Comics Chatter! This is the show where I, Comic Reviews Editor Josh Davison, chat the week's releases with my co-hosts. This week I am joined by Eliot, our comments moderator and sometimes comic reviewer on BC. We will be talking about Marvel's Peter Parker: The Spectacular […]


Mera: Queen Of Atlantis Mini Set For February From Dan Abnett And Lan Medina

DC Comics is swimming in good news this week! Mera: Queen of Atlantis, will be the star of her own eponymous mini-series for DC Comics in February, her first solo outing. Mera, a member of the Justice League in DC Rebirth who is played by Amber Heard in Justice League and the Aquaman movie, has much […]