Within the first arc of the “Young Animal” version, we are introduced to Casey Brinke and dismembered variation of the Doom Patrol. Throughout the duration of its’ first six issues, the title manages to not only reunite the core team and build on some new members.
For this week's Extra Tuesday, special guest Captain Nostalgia of Victims and Villains takes a look into his comic log to do a review of Geoff John's run in Justice Society of America back in 2006. Is it worth reading off of DC Universe? Check out the Captain's review!
I have to be honest. I didn't think I would be writing this article. When I saw the trailer of Titans where Robin gave his now infamous line expressing what he thought of Batman, I assumed this was the same song, different verse. DC was once again trying to take iconic, hope-inspiring superheroes and make them dark and gritty. Yes, Batman is gritty, and yes, people like that about him. But it seems DC is beginning to think that is the only way to have a good superhero story--make it more like Batman. Not that I agree with or appreciate Robin's choice of words, but I was beginning to feel the sentiment he expressed.
Today on Extra Tuesday, we do another Morning Geek Commute. Not a lot of news this week. But we do have some news on the new James Bond film, Swamp Thing, and we have an interesting discussion on if Streaming Services are necessary.