Andrew Bistak's Comic Reviews

Reviewer For: Impulse Gamer Reviews: 16
8.6Avg. Review Rating

10
Action Comics (2016) #983

Jul 12, 2017

Wow Dan Jurgens continues to hit the superman ball out of the park and issue 983 of Action Comics is another example of why the post-rebirth Superman is such an awesome character. Its great that DC have finally put this character on the pedestal it deserves as Jurgens continue exploring the psyche surrounding this iconic comic book character. Add in the excellent art of Bogdanovic and Action Comics should definitely be on your standing order.

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9.0
Action Comics (2016) #984

Jul 27, 2017

Action Comics 984 started spectacularly and ended in the same manner! It's Superman and his world at his best and more importantly, it opens up the mythology of the Man of Steel even more" highly recommended!

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10
Batman '66 Meets Wonder Woman '77 #6

Jun 28, 2017

In conclusion, Batman '66 meets Wonder Woman '77 was truly a fun read and although it was more a Batman eccentric story, the writers captured the essence of all the characters involved and had the Batman series continued on TV, you could easily imagine this as a crossover with the world's favourite Amazonian princess.

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9.0
Blue Beetle (2016) #10

Jun 28, 2017

All in all, it's another engaging and entertaining issue by all involved!

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9.0
Dark Days: The Forge #1

Jun 15, 2017

Wow Dark Days The Forge #1 is a perfect way to start the next DC Comics blockbuster which is filled with cameos galore such as the Outsiders, Black Hawks, The Immortal Men and even a glimpse of the lives of Hawkman. Its also a well-written book with James T Tynion IV and Scott Snyder really capturing the essence of the characters well, not to mention giving the reader plenty of questions as well. Complementing the story is the excellent artwork by Jim Lee, Various, John Romita, Jr. and Andy Kubert which captures the world of DC Comics and helps lay the foundation for some very interesting things to come!

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7.0
Hellblazer (2016) #11

Jun 28, 2017

The Hellblazer #11 continues expanding the mystery to the ready but rather slowly!

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8.0
Injustice 2 #4

Jun 21, 2017

Injustice 2 #4 is beautifully illustrated by Daniel Sampere who really captures the soul of the DC Universe and even though this is not the world we all know and love, it's familiar yet equally disturbing. Writer Tom Taylor also excels at bringing these characters to life and really gets inside their heads.

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9.2
Injustice 2 #5

Jul 6, 2017

Wow! What an issue! It's another fine example of why Tom Taylor is the master of the Injustice universe as he successfully pays homage to a simpler time but then turns up the edginess to 10.

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8.0
Justice League (2016) #24

Jul 8, 2017

I really enjoyed this issue and although it was relatively short, writer Dan Abnett successfully brought the Justice League to life with all the big players from the DC Universe. The characters were written well and there were some strong scenes between Superman, Wonder Woman and Mera. Add in the realistic art of Ian Churchill filled with dynamic poses and emotion and I for one would love to see this team take over the Justice League in the future.

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9.2
Justice League of America (2017) #9

Jun 28, 2017

All in all, another fun issues from Orlando and Watanabe who are definitely making this the premier Justice League comic at the moment!

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9.0
Justice League of America (2017) #10

Jul 12, 2017

Given that the Kingbutcher is tool for the Lord of the Orders, I sincerely hope that we see the other famous Lord of Order, Doctor Fate in this arc but even if we don't, I'm sure Steve will deliver another riveting story and so far CURSE OF THE KINGBUTCHER is off to a great start!

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8.0
Martian Manhunter/Marvin the Martian Special #1

Jun 17, 2017

The Martian Manhunter / Marvin the Martian Special #1 is a fun read that offers two very distinct stories that channel their respective universes well. With detailed illustrations and colours that pop, Martian Manhunter / Marvin the Martian Special #1 is definitely a fun read for fans of both these characters!

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7.0
Superman (2016) #26

Jul 6, 2017

In the end, Superman #26 is a filler but it's actually an interesting one that cements the relationship between Clark and his son Jon with a story filled with wholesome family values. The dialogue works well and Moreci should be commended on bringing these two characters to life. Add in the excellent art from Scott Godlewski and Superman #26 serves as a nice breather until the next story, Super-Vacation!

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8.2
Superman (2016) #27

Jul 19, 2017

SpecsSeries: SUPERMAN 2016U.S. Price: 2.99On Sale Date: Jul 19 2017Volume/Issue #:27Color/B&W: ColorTrim Size: ComicPage Count: 32

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8.0
Trinity (2016) #11

Jul 19, 2017

SpecsSeries: TRINITY 2016U.S. Price: 3.99On Sale Date: Jul 19 2017Volume/Issue #:11Color/B&W: ColorTrim Size: ComicPage Count: 32

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9.0
Wonder Woman (2016) #24

Jun 14, 2017

Wonder Woman #24 is a satisfying conclusion the Godwatch story line with some great character moments and exceptional art. It will be sad that Greg Rucka is leaving Wonder Woman but its also exciting on where the new direction will take us. All in all, it's a strong issue from Rucka and co!

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