archive for June 1997

The Spectre

Whenever someone poses a challenge to fans of the superhero genre or DC Comics in particular, asking whether there are comics that do this or that, in recent years there was one answer that kept coming up:

Do any comics show devout Christians as sympathetic, intelligent people? Catholic priest Richard Craemer served as a valued [...]

Green Lantern/Green Arrow

Hard-Traveling Heroes, Then and Now
A look at the original and recent “Green Teams”

Green Lantern #76-89 (collected in two “Hard-Traveling Heroes” TPBs)
written by Dennis O’Neil, pencils by Neal Adams
Comics historians like to point to certain “key” creators or creations, examples that changed the way the medium was looked at or the stories it told. Outcault’s [...]