This cover is interesting to me, simply because it took me a few looks to figure out that fleshy, goo-ish blob is actually a person unmasking. I don’t know why their creative team chose to portray the unmasking in the form of sculpted ground meat, but it’s their decision, so who am I to question […]
Oy gevalt. So far in Suicide Squad, Amanda Waller’s characterization has been weak and pathetic, which has amounted to a major annoyance but not much more. This issue was CHARACTERIZATION BRUTALIZATION for our Waller, and baby, does it hurt. In related news, I wish the covers would stop showcasing Harley so hard, especially since she’s […]
This issue, I decided that the only character I like is King Shark. Mostly because he only gets two words per issue, and they only have to do with eating things/people. The cover this time around is mostly inoffensive, but absolutely atrocious. Every inch of his body is rippling with muscles, probably in an attempt […]
Okay, so overly-long, unofficial hiatus over. Say hello to Suicide Squad Issue #9: It’s kinda ugly (which is hardly a departure from the norm), but there’s really nothing otherwise noteworthy about it. Except maybe King Shark’s face. Jeez.