Shean Mohammed's Comic Reviews

Reviewer For: DC Comics News Reviews: 106
9.3Avg. Review Rating

10
Batman: Creature of the Night #1

Nov 27, 2017

Buy, as this book elevates the mythos of Batman, examining for the reader how the impressions of both being a meta and fictional figure affects real world consequences.

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10
Batman: Creature of the Night #2

Dec 27, 2017

Definitely buy, as this issue proves that even in a world where Batman is pure fiction, vigilante justice still can persist.

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10
Batman: Creature of the Night #3

Apr 19, 2018

This issue gives the readers many gems in the parallels provided between comics and real life, and is one that everyone should be checking out.

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8.0
Batwoman (2017) #7

Sep 22, 2017

Buy it if you want to know more of who Kate is, as the toxins that Scarecrow unleashes brings up many of the insecurities she has hiding, and as always, not many writers are as good at character development as Marguerite Bennett.

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9.0
Black Lightning: Cold Dead Hands #1

Nov 3, 2017

Buy, as this story is definitely of the current times but a superpowered twist that will have readers re-reading this book.

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10
Black Lightning: Cold Dead Hands #2

Dec 8, 2017

Buy, as this book will make you a fan before the TV show arrives.

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10
Black Lightning: Cold Dead Hands #3

Jan 4, 2018

Buy, as this book elevates its quality each issue. Between Isabellas storytelling to Henrys art, and the intermingling of relevant issues, this has become my favorite book at DC.

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10
Black Lightning: Cold Dead Hands #4

Feb 10, 2018

Buy, as this book feels different than everything else at DC, but in the best ways possible.

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10
Black Lightning: Cold Dead Hands #5

Mar 9, 2018

Buy, as this book serves two fronts: one, giving the reader a different look at the character than what is on television, and two, showing just how important it is to have this character as an ongoing character in the DC Universe.

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10
Black Lightning: Cold Dead Hands #6

Apr 7, 2018

This book wraps up an excellent story that will have readers wondering why Isabella and Henry are not already working on an ongoing series.

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10
Black Racer & Shilo Norman Special #1

Aug 30, 2017

This comic is pretty perfect, as it is action packed and gives enough character background to keep the reader interested. Worth buying as Hudlin and Cowan are still masters at their craft and they show the Black Racer in a much more enlightened role.

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9.0
Bombshells: United #1

Aug 30, 2017

Buy, as this series already upends the last.

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6.0
Bombshells: United #2

Sep 28, 2017

I would borrow this one as the next issue looks to be the payoff in this story arc.

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8.0
Bombshells: United #3

Oct 12, 2017

Buy if you love Darwyn Cooke's Justice League: The New Frontier, as it's a nice blast to the past.

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6.0
Bombshells: United #4

Oct 20, 2017

I would borrow this one, as the sudden change of events that lead to the events at the end of this issue feels a little melodramatic. I am hoping the next issue will make sense of what happened here.

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6.0
Bombshells: United #5

Nov 2, 2017

Borrow, as the creative team behind this issue are usually at the top of their game, but here it feels a little convoluted.

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10
Bombshells: United #6

Nov 17, 2017

Buy as this new team of artists plus Bennett's story produces a book which feels like L.A. Confidential meets Detective Comics .

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8.0
Bombshells: United #7

Dec 8, 2017

Buy, even if it is just to see Black Adam as an evil General.

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9.0
Bombshells: United #8

Dec 21, 2017

Buy, as this is probably one of the few arcs within this alternate history that gives us a complete picture of a character.

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9.0
Bombshells: United #9

Jan 3, 2018

Buy, as this gives readers a trip back in time and a joyous reunion.

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10
Bombshells: United #11

Jan 19, 2018

Buy, as this issue is on the precipice of the payoff for this arc.

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9.0
Bombshells: United #12

Feb 24, 2018

Buy, as this issue ends the story for several key characters but gives hope for those who survive.

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9.0
Bombshells: United #13

Mar 9, 2018

Buy, as this issue starts off a whole new arc, one which will definitely see a faceoff between the Batgirls and the Suicide Squad.

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10
Bombshells: United #14

Mar 23, 2018

Buy, as this issue makes this an even more complex story that readers will love.

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10
Bombshells: United #15

Apr 6, 2018

This book only gets better with each issue, so if you're not reading it, do yourself a favor and check it out.

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9.0
Bombshells: United #16

Apr 19, 2018

This book deserves to continue, as it adds to the nostalgia Darwyn Cooke started in The New Frontier. So please, DC"give us more Bombshells!!!

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10
Bombshells: United #17

May 2, 2018

Buy, as this book shows the reader the casualties of war by furnishing those mortalities in beloved long-time characters.

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10
Bombshells: United #18

May 18, 2018

Buy as this book gives the reader the all-out battle the book has been building up to and then some.

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10
Bombshells: United #19

Jun 7, 2018

This issue of Bombshells United ends this book in a beautiful oeuvre to the characters andtheir fans.

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9.0
Dastardly And Muttley #1

Sep 7, 2017

Buy if you love Hogan's Heroes with a fable of government experiments gone wrong

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10
Dastardly And Muttley #2

Oct 4, 2017

This story is definitely intriguing combining conspiracy thriller with comedic hijinks, a which is actually elevating the canon.

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8.0
Dastardly And Muttley #3

Nov 3, 2017

Buy, as this story gets better with each issue. The creative team understands that the kids who grew up watching this duo are deserving of a book that matured with them.

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8.0
Dastardly And Muttley #4

Dec 8, 2017

Buy, as this story gets funnier and even zanier with each issue.

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9.0
Dastardly And Muttley #5

Jan 3, 2018

Buy, as this story adds some twists and will have readers reaching for the conclusion.

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9.0
Dastardly And Muttley #6

Feb 10, 2018

Buy, as this story is what proves that the creative team are masters at their craft

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10
DC Bombshells #29

Jun 21, 2017

This is an exhilarating issue, which has this reviewer wanting to know what he has been missing, as this issue makes me want to go back the read all the issues before.

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8.0
DC Bombshells #30

Jul 6, 2017

Worth buying for the alternate versions alone, especially Killer Frost and Faora.

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9.0
DC Bombshells #31

Jul 19, 2017

Excellent issue, which paints all these characters in different lights, ones in which you hope alternative universes would yield.

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10
DC Bombshells #32

Aug 2, 2017

Excellent issue, which changes canon, as Raven's father in this world is much more tragic and nowhere near as sinister.

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10
DC Bombshells #33

Aug 16, 2017

Worth buying for the epic conclusion, so be sure to go pick up the entire run of DC Bombshells!

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10
DC/Hanna-Barbera: Aquaman/Jabberjaw Special #1

Jun 1, 2018

This book services both fans of Aquaman and Sealab 2021, with both a humorous and action packed vibe. So be sure to check this one out.

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10
Detective Comics (2016) #967

Oct 26, 2017

Buy this book now, as the creative team behind it are firing on all cylinders, and I cannot see them letting up anytime soon.

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9.0
Detective Comics (2016) #968

Nov 10, 2017

Buy, as the creative team behind this book more than prove they can tell exquisite stories within sequential art.

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9.0
Detective Comics (2016) #970

Dec 16, 2017

Buy, as Tynion is one of the best comic book writers around, especially when it comes to dialogue.

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9.0
Detective Comics (2016) #971

Dec 27, 2017

Buy as this story begins its connection to the whats is happening in the news right now, making it more relatable and enjoyable as well.

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9.0
Detective Comics (2016) #972

Jan 12, 2018

Buy as this has become not your normal clever scheme by the villains story, but a well-orchestrated takeover, by some seriously lethal rogues.

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10
Detective Comics (2016) #973

Jan 26, 2018

Buy, as this story feels like a blockbuster movie and melodrama all wrapped in one.

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10
Detective Comics (2016) #974

Feb 16, 2018

Buy, as this starts another great story arc, one that will change the team forever.

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10
Detective Comics (2016) #975

Mar 1, 2018

Buy, as we find out more about the inner turmoil that the Bat Family harbors as well as who Kate is apart from Batwoman.

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10
Detective Comics (2016) #976

Mar 16, 2018

This storyline takes a look at how each Bat Family member can function without each other, and is definitely worth the read!

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10
Detective Comics (2016) #977

Mar 30, 2018

As crazy as this storyline is so far, I, like most fans, can't wait to see where it goes next.

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10
Detective Comics (2016) #978

Apr 12, 2018

This is a definite must buy issue, as where this story is going is a place I dont think fans have seen it go.

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10
Detective Comics (2016) #979

Apr 27, 2018

Buy, as the reader finds out just how Ulysses took control of Tim and most of the Colony soldiers.

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10
Detective Comics (2016) #980

May 9, 2018

Buy, as this book reminds readers just how brilliant Tynion is, especially when he plays in Batmans world.

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10
Detective Comics (2016) #981

May 23, 2018

This arc is sentimental without being too much, so definitely check out this issue!

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10
Detective Comics (2016) #982

Jun 15, 2018

This book starts off with a blast and never lets the foot off the pedal. It's a definite buy from me, and if you haven't been reading this series, do yourself a favor and start.

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10
Detective Comics (2016) #983

Jun 28, 2018

This arc pretty much restarts the book, not only from Tynions superior run, but also from the last issue. The story by Hill is layered, methodical, and unravels like a good murder mystery. The art by Mendona is riveting. Definitely a shift in tone and tempo, as the book moves forward with a brand new feel.

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10
Detective Comics (2016) #984

Jul 13, 2018

This issue shows us even more vulnerabilities that these characters have, especially Bruce, whose iron fist in leading the Bat Family can be too much and scare people away. The story by Hill revitalizes the canon and gives new looks at these characters and the art by Mondenca is sleek and alluring. Definitely an interesting take on these characters.

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10
Detective Comics (2016) #985

Jul 26, 2018

The story by Hill is a clever character study that both pushes the readers into uncomfortable spaces and illuminates those dark corridors of Bruce Waynes mind. The art by Briones is arresting and vivid. Altogether, a change in creative teams doesnt slow the book down one bit, but instead provides for a beautiful change.

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10
Detective Comics (2016) #986

Aug 9, 2018

Buy as this issue gives fans, a deeper look into the dynamics between the Bat Family, and how much of an obsessive-compulsive personality Bruce Wayne has. As his need to be in control of things, lead to the creation of Karma and to his temporary defeat by Karma. The story by Hill, I brisk, intelligent and powerful. The art by Briones is vivid and beautiful. This issue pivots from its last installment to something more than a bad guy of the week, to a past sins story.

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10
Detective Comics (2016) Annual #1

Feb 1, 2018

Buy as most of the books within the Bat Family have been showcasing Clayface and for good reason , as this book more than pays off what we expect from the character.

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10
Gotham Academy: Second Semester #12

Aug 10, 2017

Buy it NOW!!!!

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8.0
Harley & Ivy Meet Betty and Veronica #1

Oct 4, 2017

This story is absolutely revving up to be very intriguing. It is a nice introduction to both universes and will probably make readers a fan of the other.

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10
Harley & Ivy Meet Betty and Veronica #2

Nov 3, 2017

This story is fun, easy to read, and very well drawn. It's probably one of the best books DC has done this year.

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9.0
Harley & Ivy Meet Betty and Veronica #3

Dec 8, 2017

This issue, although a nice way to stall the story arc, is a fun way to look at these two very similar set of characters.

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9.0
Harley & Ivy Meet Betty and Veronica #4

Jan 3, 2018

This issue, is a must read, as both familiar characters and unfamiliar characters get the spotlight, bringing us one step closer to the real motivation for building the swamp.

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9.0
Harley & Ivy Meet Betty and Veronica #6

Mar 9, 2018

This issue is the end of this great miniseries and is a funny, action packed and kinetic issue that will more than satisfy fans of both franchises.

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10
Harley Quinn: Harley Loves Joker #1

May 3, 2018

Buy, as this book gives an up close and personal look at the Joker, but especially at Harley Quinn, as we get amore expansive backstory of the character, who has became a pop culture icon.

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10
Harley Quinn: Harley Loves Joker #2

May 18, 2018

Definite buy, as this issue ends like most two-episode arcs, short but sweet.

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8.0
Hawkman: Found #1

Dec 27, 2017

Buy, as this story connects what is going on in Dark Nights: Metal and explains Hawkmans place in it.

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9.0
Jonah Hex/Yosemite Sam Special #1

Jun 29, 2017

This is by far one of the better Looney Tunes/DC Comics crossovers I've read. Definitely check it out.

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8.0
Manhunter Special #1

Aug 24, 2017

Worth buying as the reader is transported to a character who has been underserved at DC and should see more in the light of day based on this issue alone.

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10
Mystik U #1

Nov 29, 2017

Buy, as it appears this book feels like a meld between horror and fantasy, with the re-introduction of Zatanna in a fresh new setting, which will give fans of Gotham Academy some feel good feelings.

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9.0
Mystik U #2

Feb 1, 2018

Buy, as this book soars between the college campus setting, complex characters, and the very involved story.

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10
Mystik U #3

Mar 30, 2018

Buy, as this book is part mystery, part suspense, part horror and all very well done.

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10
New Superman #21

Mar 17, 2018

This book is funny, smart, fantastical and reels the reader in by giving them something both familiar and unfamiliar simultaneously.

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10
New Superman #22

Apr 12, 2018

This book is not only the Eastern version of the heroes we have come to love, but in many ways it gives a different and even more interesting narrative. So if you're look for something new, give this one a read.

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10
New Superman #23

May 9, 2018

Buy, as this book is both fun and educational. It continues to sculpt this world where we have Asian versions of the DC pantheon of superheroes while forging their own identities in a fun, exciting way.

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10
New Superman #24

Jun 15, 2018

This issue ends a great story that will have readers wishing it could continue. So be sure to check out this story, as you won't regret it.

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10
Ragman #1

Oct 12, 2017

Worth the buy, as Fawkes finds that eerie enjoyment factor that combined superhero mythos with horror fantasy which made Justice League Dark and Constantine so good.

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8.0
Ragman #2

Nov 10, 2017

Worth the buy, as Fawkes and Miranda are at the top of their game, and Ragman is a hero we all need to know.

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8.0
Ragman #3

Dec 16, 2017

Worth the buy, as this creative team has made this hero an even more interesting character than he was on Arrow.

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10
Ragman #4

Jan 11, 2018

Worth the buy, as this creative team advances the character development in this issue, employing story devices that most would see in horror, but rarely in comics.

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10
Ragman #5

Feb 16, 2018

Worth the buy, as this issue is the best so far, but I believe the conclusion, will deliver in spades.

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10
Ragman #6

Mar 17, 2018

Worth the buy, as this issue pays off on the whole series in what the story was building up to and how it ends.

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9.0
Raven: Daughter of Darkness #1

Jan 26, 2018

This is definitely one to pick up as, though it has many things going on, I feel Wolfman has some pleasant surprises ahead for the reader.

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9.0
Raven: Daughter of Darkness #2

Mar 1, 2018

Buy, as this story gives the reader a different look at Raven, one that is both sincere and ominous.

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10
Raven: Daughter of Darkness #3

Mar 29, 2018

Buy, as this story serves as both a new adventure and an origin story .

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9.0
Raven: Daughter of Darkness #4

Apr 27, 2018

This issue gives even more insight into Raven and Arella, a relationship I hope to see more of in this series.

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10
Raven: Daughter of Darkness #5

Jun 1, 2018

This issue unravels like a twisted 70s Italian horror movie with modern day sensibilities. It's a great read, and I highly recommend picking it up right away!

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10
Raven: Daughter of Darkness #6

Jun 28, 2018

This issue gives readers a rather satisfying conclusion to this arc. Within this particular issue we find that the character is not the sole offspring of Trigon, but one of many, and the depth of his lurid evil is more than what readers have come to expect or even comprehend.

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7.0
Scooby-Doo Team-up #29

Aug 24, 2017

Buy if you are a fan of both Scooby-Doo and Top Cat, otherwise, it's take it or leave it.

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9.0
Superwoman #11

Jun 14, 2017

This is an excellent installment in this under the radar title within Kal-El's universe. Definitely check it out!

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9.0
Superwoman #12

Jul 12, 2017

Worth buying to see the whole family in action !!

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9.0
Superwoman #13

Aug 10, 2017

Although the plotline seems rushed, it is still worth buying!

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6.0
Superwoman #14

Sep 15, 2017

Worth reading, maybe wait for the trade, as this issue does not truly provide anything substantial.

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8.0
Superwoman #15

Oct 12, 2017

Worth the buy to see all these characters in action, as they usually play background characters to Superman, but can hold their own as they have in this book.

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8.0
Superwoman #16

Nov 11, 2017

Worth the buy as the twist at the end of the book opens the doors to many answers that readers have been wondering since the book started.

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10
Superwoman #18

Jan 11, 2018

Buy, as Perkins, Thibert, and Segovia give readers exactly what they have loved about this book from the beginning.

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10
The Brave and the Bold: Batman and Wonder Woman #1

Feb 24, 2018

Buy, as both the story and the art grabs you from the get-go.

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10
The Brave and the Bold: Batman and Wonder Woman #2

Mar 23, 2018

This is a must buy, as the story is about to see our Justice Leaguers go on a journey we have not seen them before.

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10
The Brave and the Bold: Batman and Wonder Woman #3

Apr 19, 2018

Buy, as the story not only is well developed but is aesthetically pleasing.

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10
The Brave and the Bold: Batman and Wonder Woman #4

May 18, 2018

This is another fantastic issue of this fantastic book. Be sure to check it out now.

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10
The Brave and the Bold: Batman and Wonder Woman #5

Jun 22, 2018

As a fan of this book, I cant wait to see what book Sharp takes on next in the DC Universe.

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10
The Brave and the Bold: Batman and Wonder Woman #6

Jul 20, 2018

This issue provides fans with the finale that they deserve, as this is one of the best showcases of these two characters to date.

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10
Trinity (2016) #16

Dec 21, 2017

Buy. This is the perfect story for the holidays.

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