DAREDEVIL : THE MAN WITHOUT FEAR (1993-1994)

Publication date: October 1993 – February 1994 Written by: Frank Miller Art by: John Romita Frank Miller once mentioned in one of his comments about Daredevil – The Man Without Fear that it was a similar concept to Batman – Year One. Now that I have read all the five comics of the series, I…

BATTLE ANGEL ALITA (1990-1995)

Story and art by Yukito Kishiro Genre: Cyberpunk, post-apocalyptic, science fiction Original run: December 15, 1990 – April 1, 1995 (9 Volumes) I recently got back into my habit of reading comics that at one point in time was my primary recreation apart from playing cricket. I needed something that would hook me and get me back into the…

THE SANDMAN : DREAM COUNTRY

The Third Volume of Sandman is special and it is also unlike the first two. There are two reasons for that. The first being it is the first collection of four separate short stories and Dream does not even feature in one of the four and the second being, The Midsummer’s Night Dream became the…

THE SANDMAN : THE DOLL’S HOUSE

Immediately after I finished writing the review for Preludes and Nocturnes, I picked up the second volume of The Sandman. As was the case with the first volume, we have 8 short stories here that tie into one another except one. Tale in the Sand: A tribal elder takes with him a lad who is…

THE SANDMAN : PRELUDES AND NOCTURNES

The Sandman is considered as one of the greatest comic books ever written. From my childhood, I was very much into comics; so much so that I learned a complete language just so that I could read comics that came out primarily in that language. So when I heard of The Sandman in a documentary…