Badly Recapped: Blossoms 666 #5

CULLEN BUNN – story LAURA BRAGA – art JACK MORELLI – lettering MATT HERMS – coloring   Synopsis in a Sentence: Cheryl and Jason use treachery and knives to better their odds at becoming the Anti-Christ.   This is it! The big conclusion to Archie Horror mini Blossoms 666! Except it isn’t. Wah-wah. We start this final (ahem) issue with Dilton in jail contemplating suicide, Archie … Continue reading Badly Recapped: Blossoms 666 #5

Badly Recapped: Gideon Falls #15

JEFF LEMIRE – writer ANDREA SORRENTINO – artist DAVE STEWART – colors STEVE WANDS – lettering & design   Synopsis in a Sentence: Father Fred faces his fate in a fraternal Gideon Falls. (Or maybe I just like alliteration too much.)   We’ve been following around a time jumping priest the last few issues (Fred’s predecessor?), but now we get back to our main protagonist, Father … Continue reading Badly Recapped: Gideon Falls #15

Badly Recapped: Superman’s Pal Jimmy Olsen #1

MATT FRACTION – writer STEVE LIEBER – artist NATHAN FAIRBAIRN – colorist CLAYTON COWLES – letterer LIEBER & FAIRBAIRN – cover   Synopsis in a Sentence: A brief history of Olsen, before he gets shipped to Gotham.   We begin our journey with Superman’s pal with Superman’s pal’s ancestor on top of a waterfall, fighting for his land before Metropolis was Metropolis. He gets pushed off … Continue reading Badly Recapped: Superman’s Pal Jimmy Olsen #1

Badly Recapped: Black Hammer/Justice League: Hammer of Justice! #1

Jesus, that’s a long title. JEFF LEMIRE – writer MICHAEL WALSH – artist & cover NATE PIEKOS of BLAMBOT – letterer   Synopsis in a Sentence: The Black Hammer gang switches places with the Justice League; hi jinx bound to ensue.   Our Dark Horse/DC crossover commences with a fairy tale-esque narrative introducing the Black Hammer characters and their current predicament, namely being stuck on a … Continue reading Badly Recapped: Black Hammer/Justice League: Hammer of Justice! #1

Badly Recapped: Wonder Twins #6

MARK RUSSELL – writer STEPHEN BYRNE – artist & cover artist DAVE SHARPE – letterer   Synopsis in a Sentence: The Scrambler’s plans are foiled by Zan so world leaders can keep being jerks, man.   We start out this issue 30 days out from the Great Scramble. The Scrambler has already proven he can pull his consciousness-switching scheme having scrambled a million people already, … Continue reading Badly Recapped: Wonder Twins #6