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REVIEW: Terrifics #25 &#8212 Both Good And Bad

REVIEW: Terrifics #25 — "Both Good And Bad"

(DC Comics, creative team: Gene Luen Yang, Dan Mora, Ivan Plascencia, Tom Napolitano) A giant plant-like growth threatens the city and the team has a choice to make in order to stay alive and save everyone. That's where it gets sort of interesting: almost as if Mr. Terrific has been studying dunamancy, he utilizes a […]

The Terrifics #7 Review: How Many Layers of Nostalgia Are We Working With

The Terrifics #7 Review: How Many Layers of Nostalgia Are We Working With?

Mister Terrific clashes with Simon Stagg, and Rex Mason gets used to not being Metamorpho anymore.[caption id="attachment_907960" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Terrifics #7 cover by Dale Eaglesham and Ivan Nunes[/caption]I have come of a weird realization which probably seemed obvious to other comic reviewers Jeff Lemire has this weird niche now of mixing Gold and Silver Age[...]

Terrifics #6 Review: The Least Terrific Issue so Far

Terrifics #6 Review: The Least Terrific Issue so Far

Metamorpho is fighting Algon, a creature with the same powers as his own All the while, a mysterious figure watches the team from his base.[caption id="attachment_894730" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Terrifics #6 cover by Dale Eaglesham and Mike Atiyeh[/caption]Terrifics #6 is an oddly disorganized comic compared to its predecessors.The conflict with Algon falls to the background except[...]

Terrifics #5 Review: Death by Metamorphos

Terrifics #5 Review: Death by Metamorphos

Metamorpho has a serious talk with Sapphire, Plastic Man calls Angel, and Phantom Girl tries to get to know Mister Terrific This leaves all four feeling low, and it only worsens when the citizens of a town in Michigan begin turning into Metamorpho-like creatures The Terrifics rally to respond.[caption id="attachment_872971" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Terrifics #5 cover[...]

Terrifics #4 Review: Embracing the Strange and the Genuine

Terrifics #4 Review: Embracing the Strange and the Genuine

Metamorpho and Plastic Man continue their Ben-and-Johnny routine, but it gets points for genuinely being funny.The comic continues to feel like the Fantastic Four, but it still maintains its own unique twists This issue gave me some great nostalgia for Matt Fraction’s stint on Fantastic Four from the beginning of Marvel NOW! That was a[...]

Terrifics #3 Review: The Body Horror Slingshot

Terrifics #3 Review: The Body Horror Slingshot

Mister Terrific works to find a way to resolve this manner while Metamorpho has relationship problems with Sapphire and Phantom Girl longs to go back to her home planet Unfortunately, the Terrifics won’t be left to their own devices for long.[caption id="attachment_835691" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Terrifics #3 cover by Ivan Reis and Marcelo Maiolo[/caption]Terrifics continues to[...]

Terrifics #2 Review: A Second Issue Thats Even Better Than the First

Terrifics #2 Review: A Second Issue That's Even Better Than the First

Mister Terrific himself comes off as detached and goal-focused, and the interactions between Metamorpho and Plastic Man have a “Thing and Human Torch” vibe to them Phantom Girl isn’t as comparable to Invisible Woman as one might expect, as the former seems far less a leader than the latter The threat which arrives towards the[...]

Terrifics #1 Review: The Fantastic Team We Deserve

Terrifics #1 Review: The Fantastic Team We Deserve

Terrific also sees that Metamorpho, aka Rex Mason, has been chained in front of the portal, raving mad and turned into Nth Metal Thankfully, Mister Terrific has brought along a little help.[caption id="attachment_777755" align="aligncenter" width="575"] Terrifics #1 cover by Ivan Reis and Marcelo Maiolo[/caption]I was really looking forward to this one, and I’m happy to[...]

Brian Michael Bendiss List Of All The People He Says Can Beat Batman

Brian Michael Bendis's List Of All The People He Says Can Beat Batman

Now that the second-longest continuous writer at Marvel Comics, Brian Michael Bendis, has signed an exclusive deal with DC Comics, everything he ever said anywhere on the internet about DC Comics is up for discussion.Including this great post on his Tumblr from earlier in the year, when asked about the comparative fighting abilities of Batman and[...]

Aaron Lopresti Talks Metamorphos Return To The DC Universe

Aaron Lopresti Talks Metamorpho's Return To The DC Universe

Bringing back characters that have been absent for a while, Aaron Lopresti for his part, is working on the return of Metamorpho, everyone’s favorite Element Man We caught up with Lopresti to talk to him about the book.Ocatvio Karbank: What can you say about the plot of your upcoming Metamorpho series?Aaron Lopresti: Nothing[...]

Aaron Lopresti Writes New Metamorpho Series #DCJanuary

Aaron Lopresti Writes New Metamorpho Series #DCJanuary

Announced courtesy of USA Today, in January, DC Comics are launching a number of new series, not what we previously referred to as "Big October."Including Aaron Lopresti bringing back the element shifting Metamorpho back inhis own mini-sries.Elementary....Keep checking back at #DCJanuary. Announced courtesy of USA Today, in January, DC Comics are launching a number of new series, not what we[...]