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Forever Evil / Arkham War

Dodano: 18 July 2016 | Michał Chudoliński

LESSER EVIL   Since its inception, the superhero genre has created countless villains. At first they merely served as plot devices – their only purpose was to be defeated by the protagonists, so that they could give meaning to the latter’s existence and prove the righteousness of their mission. To this day, in the hands […]

Dark Night: A True Batman Story

Dodano: 29 June 2016 | Michał Chudoliński

Batman Non-fiction What happens to us comes from the outside Paul Dini is considered by Batman fans to be one of the major “evangelists” of the Dark Knight mythos. This smart, emotionally sensitive writer created some of the most memorable episodes of a TV show that is not only a cult classic with bat-fandom but […]

Zero year: Secret city

Dodano: 25 June 2014 | Michał Chudoliński

The author of the review is PhD Paweł Ciołkiewicz – a sociologist involved in the discourse analysis and sociology of media. He is currently conducting research on popular culture. The New 52 – Batman’s new beginning in the Secret City  “Zero Year” is a story concerning the birth of Batman which is supposed to be […]

Born to Kill

Dodano: 26 March 2014 | Michał Chudoliński

BATMAN AND ROBIN VOL. 1: BORN TO KILL Robin has been Batman’s light from the start. A child wearing colourful clothes was not only supposed to play the role of the Dark Knight’s partner, he was also to remind the hero of his humanity and the bright side of life if he ever stopped believing […]

The Black Mirror

Dodano: 6 December 2013 | Michał Chudoliński

BATMAN: THE BLACK MIRROR   The Black Mirror is for the current generation of Bat-fans what Denny O’Neil and Neal Adams’s classic stories or The Killing Joke used to be. The story made Scott Snyder a star in the comic book industry and brought Jock along with Francesco Francavilla the status of eminent artists. Their […]

Earth One

Dodano: 8 November 2013 | Michał Chudoliński

The author of this review is Michał Chudoliński. You can find out more about him here. The Batsuit-wearing defender of Gotham is such a gripping character, because over the years he has learned to adapt to the public mood that would prevail at a particular time in the United States. He is the kind of hero that […]

Batman: The Long Halloween

Dodano: 6 November 2013 | Michał Chudoliński

The author of the review is Michal Siromski. You can find more about him here. It won’t be an exaggeration to say that “Batman: The Long Halloween” is one of the most anticipated comics on the Polish market. The publisher, Egmont, represented by Tomasz Kołodziejczak repeatedly refused to publish this title, arguing that its price would […]

Batman: Death of the Family

Dodano: 12 July 2013 | Michał Chudoliński

The author of the article is Łukasz Chmielewski. You can learn more about the author here. Scott Snyder is an author who’s really hard to classify. You are starting to admire him and suddenly he resorts to cheap writing tricks that reek of a Marvel mutant-comics soap opera. You are set to think his storylines are bunk and […]