Redefining a Universe: DC’s “Legends” Crossover, Part 5

Welcome, welcome, to the penultimate edition of our stroll down memory lane. We're into month five of Legends. Things get serious! More tie-ins! And a rather boring event starts pushing us towards some great new beginnings. Justice League #260 It's only getting worse for the Justice League. The Martian Manhunter faces off against the android … Continue reading Redefining a Universe: DC’s “Legends” Crossover, Part 5

Animal Man Part 4: Deconstructing the Deconstruction

The last four issues of Morrison's run on Animal Man focus exclusively on the idea of worlds within worlds, that fiction is another reality's reality, and that everything that has happened has still happened. There is no such thing as fiction. There is no such thing as a reboot. Everything exists, simply on different planes … Continue reading Animal Man Part 4: Deconstructing the Deconstruction

Commence Ouroboros: DC’s “Crisis on Infinite Earths” Aftermath

It took a while for the full effects of Crisis to hit every corner of the DCU; this wasn't the tightly planned crossover event that we usually see today. It was so loose that moments from Crisis were showing up in other titles months after the event had ended. Oh, and the two titles that … Continue reading Commence Ouroboros: DC’s “Crisis on Infinite Earths” Aftermath