Coming round again

Feb 1, 2014

It’s well over two years since DC comics re-launched most of their titles. So, it was inevitable that Detective Comics No 27 would come round again. Of course, the May 1939 Detective Comics No 27 is famous for featuring the first appearance of Batman. Now, a mere 75 years later the character has entered folklore and appears in more monthly titles than you can shake a stick at.

Detective 27

It’s probably time to shake a stick at Marvel Comics too. This month a number of their titles have re-booted back to number ones. I can’t get too excited. It’s not like it’s the first time. Flicking through a few of the new issues they look as unreadable as ever. I will pick up the new She-Hulk No 1, but the current creators have some very big boots to fill……