Trial of the Amazons is the first DC crossover to launch Wonder Woman since the 1990s, and it’s making up for lost time with the ending of the first number. Get your screaming emoji ready: Wonder Woman’s mother, former queen of the Amazons, Lady Hippolyta, has [dramatic reverb] POISON!
Now, the new queen of Themyscira, Nubia, must not only keep a lid on peace in the face of simmering tensions between the three Amazon-dom tribes – the philosophical Themyscirans, the warlike Bana-Mighdall and the enigmatic Esquecidas – and Lead them through a three-way championship to see who is worthy to guard the door to the underworld… she must solve Hippolyta’s murder at the same time!
Talk about at the trial.
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Start for The Amazons Test is a collaboration from the teams behind Wonder Woman, Wonderful girland Nubia and Amazonsso this is also a chance to see Joëlle Jones redraw Yara Flor and Esquecidas, a must-see.
Speaking of the shocking opening, Han Solo unexpectedly reunites with his long-lost father to start his new miniseries event, Han Solo & Chewbacca.
Writer Jeff Lemire and artist Dustin Nguyen are two creators I will always check out, and their new sense of “real vampire bastards” is quite interesting.
Words may (including mine) have been spread about how having a son expands the potential of Superman stories, but less about what it does, in the narrative, for Lois Lane . So I just want to say I absolutely enjoy a world where Lois Lane hears some screams from her teenage son’s bedroom and just kicks in the door with crocs and a gun. The laser is fully charged.
Another thing that I thoroughly enjoyed: In the new Captain Carter series, the first thing that happens after she is freed from the ice is that Russia, the US, and the UK have a turf war over who will take her. he returned to their country.
After hitting shelves in 2019, the second arc of Naomione of the best superhero debuts of the last decade, is finally back with a new season with the original creative team, and that means New Jamal Campbell art! A double sheet of paper using a large panel to illustrate the emotional distance between three family members is something artists are usually comfortable with only doing the more relaxed page count of a novel. graphics, but not Jamal Campbell.
https://www.polygon.com/2022/3/14/22976799/wonder-woman-amazon-queen-hippolyta-death DC Starts A New Epic By Killing Wonder Woman’s Mother