DC Comics #Flashpoint Masterpiece

If you follow DC Comics, and The Flash, then you have heard or already ready Flashpoint.  This pivotal comic featuring The Flash is a view into a titan among the Justice League, who many see as just a speedster.  For those who know The Flash, realize there is much more to this character than just…

DC Missed Opportunity: Superman Returns

In 2013 Superman was repacked in a Zack Snyder directed film: Man of Steel.  This was a clean departure from the previous Superman adaptations that presented the character in a much darker persona.  The good news for DC fans, and those who love Superman, it worked; Henry Cavill brought a depth and look to the…

Teen Titans Go to The Movies #TEENTITANSGOMOVIE

If you are looking for a fun family movie, we highly recommend Teen Titans Go! To The Movies.  This is based on the popular Teen Titans show airing on the Cartoon Network and just release on DVD and download on various streaming services.  There are a few different iterations of the Teen Titans superhero team,…

Superman: The Death of Superman

What makes a hero, especially in the world of comics?  Does it boil down to super powers alone?  In Superman, you have an iconic character that everyone can acknowledge has stood the test of time.  So why does a story where this character dies, have the life behind it to continue as one of the…

The Death of Superman

The Death of Superman is an animated movie recently released as part of the DC Animated Movie Universe (DCAMU).  For those of you who do not know what the DCAMU is all about, it simply is a recent grip of animated movies produced on the continuity of the New 52 Comic series by DC Comics. …

Superman American Alien #5 – Clark Kent becomes Superman

Issue #5 of this series is an interesting one, as it finally touches a subject we all think about when it comes to super heros, who is trademarking their brand?  The opening conversation between Lois and Clark in this issue, is discussing how Superman needs to jump on his trademark to benefit financially from who…

Action Comics #1000

> Action Comics by DC is one of the best, and now according to Guinness Book of World Records is the longest running Superhero Comic Book series.  The longevity of the series is a testament to many factors.  Some may contribute it to great story scripting, fantastic artwork, or even place the success on the…

Lego DC Comics Super Heroes – Aquaman Rage of Atlantis

One of the things DC gets right are their animated movies, and they have none better than those partnered with Lego.  The latest of these is the new movie featuring Aquaman.  In classic Lego movie style the banter is great and there is plenty to be enjoyed by parents and kids alike.  Without getting into…

DC NATION #0

DC Nation #0 is a prelude to some new DC Comics hitting the stores very soon.  This Issue comes with three short stories, BATMAN IN “Your Big Day”, SUPERMAN IN “Office Space”, and JUSTICE LEAGUE IN “No Justice” prelude. BATMAN IN “Your Big Day” – First up is a story following the Joker who is…

Superman American Alien #4 – Meeting your Nemesis

I guess it is true if you are Superman, just as it is for the rest of us, getting to work can be a challenge.  Clark is making his way to meet Louis Lane when he is interrupted by Oliver Queen, who whisks him away onto a private flight to meet someone (Check out Issue…

Tips to get started reading Comic Books

Let’s face it, if you are new to Comic Books, we here at 812Review understand your pain.  The world of Comics is a vast array of platforms, story lines, characters, and the more you learn the more you get confused.  Here are a couple tips to help you begin this new journey into the medium…

Superman American Alien #1 – The Miniseries Begins

Superman American Alien is a seven part miniseries written by Max Landis, that takes us into a Superman world we do not normally associate with the Man of Steel.  American Alien considers a world where Clark Kent is much more open about his powers to those around him, so the Superman persona is handled much…

DC Essential Graphic Novels 2018

DC Comics wants to help you figure out where to start with your reading, by providing the Essential Graphic Novels 2018 guide.  Click Here to check out this free guide from DC Comics.