So a while back, I wrote a review of the first six issues of a bunch of the DC NU titles. For a quick recap, you can find those here:
Well another six months have passed and I’m back again for the second half of DC’s relaunch year. Has it gotten better? Or has the same ridiculousness continued to be spewed. Only one way to find out, and that is to read on.
So right off the bat, I must let you know that I am not a DC fan. I am a collector of 25+ years and 80% of my collection is Marvel. I do know some DC history and I always pick up the “events” from the amazing Crisis on Infinite Earths until the most recent load of camel dung Flashpoint. I know most if not all of the characters but not their history or personality quirks. With the DC Reboot, I, as a DC Noob, was given the rare opportunity to get in on what is supposed to be the ground floor of a new Universe. A fresh start into some of the greatest comic book characters ever created.
Wayland chimes in on the first weeks of new #1′s.
With the relaunch of the DC Universe, the three universe’s of Vertigo, Wildstorm and DC are now one. Stormwatch seems to be one of the major Wildstorm concepts transferred into this new DCU, and it seems to hold a unique spot in the grand scale of all that is The New 52. Therefore, let’s get started with the premiere issue of Stormwatch in the new DCU: