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DCU Chapter One: Gods and Monsters

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The future of DC’s film and television content, or at least the first phase, has been laid out. It’s not that exciting for me, perhaps it will play out better for you. While I am not the type to just write something off upon initial word about a project, there just wasn’t much that captured my imagination. The closest thing would have to be the “Creature Commandos“. Although, I prefer my team of CC to be kicking Nazi butt, I will give it a whole-hearted shot.

The Creature Commandos are a fictional DC Comics team of military superhumans originally set in World War II. The original team was introduced in Weird War Tales #93 (November 1980), created by J. M. DeMatteis and Pat Broderick. The team was composed of a human team leader, a werewolf, a vampire, a Frankenstein’s monster, and a gorgon.

Hasbro’s Yondu Classic

This is my Yondu… the one I grew up with. I really wanted to see some classic GotG in the Marvel Movies, but alas it was not to be. While I love this figure, it’s both no longer in my wheelhouse and it’s an exclusive at Target. I don’t do exclusive. They suck and artificially create the notion of rarity. However, I can enjoy the sculpt and appreciate the fact that someone at Hasbro thought that this was worthy of manufacturing. What’s next? Charlie-27, Starhawk? Time will tell.

BHOC: JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA #159 — The Tom Brevoort Experience

The Justice League team up books with the Justice Society were always a favorite of mine. Even when I was a youngling and didn’t really grasp alternate universes, I enjoyed the action-packed pages with all the strange and new superheroes. My first exposure to the Quality Comics’ heroes, The Freedom Fighters, came from the pages of the Justice League of America. Read about this epic team-up from JLA #159 from Tom Brevoort.

I was also able to pick up the new issue of JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA at the 7-11 as well. This was the first half of the yearly team-up with the Justice Society of America of Earth-2, which was something I always looked for ward to (even though these stories often got crowded with far […]

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