Tuesday, January 27 2009
There can be no doubt that the summer of 2008 stands as a high-water mark for superheroes. But in the wake of a superhero renaissance and the growing cultural legitimacy of the genre, the question must be posed: Has the superhero genre evolved beyond the comics medium?
Monday, November 3 2014
The culmination of so many battles brings out Wonder Woman's greatest strengths, but not much else.
Wednesday, November 18 2009
Azzarello paints a world rapidly out-evolving its legendary pulp heroes, giving way to the newer form of costumed vigilante.
Monday, January 5 2009
In their follow-up to the brilliant Lex Luthor: Man of Steel, Brian Azzarello and Lee Bermejo take us on a twisted, depraved ride through a strikingly recognizable America – and our tour guide is a Joker who acts less like any Joker we’ve ever seen and more like a guard at Abu Ghraib.
Monday, May 7 2007
The illustrations look like wood cutouts, carved from timber. The pages seem to drip red with setting suns and spliced veins.