REVIEW: Arrow – Season 7, Episode 3 “Crossing Lines”

*Spoilers* Arrow is determined to turn up the heat, and it showed this week with a measurable ramp-up in the intrigue and action in “Crossing Lines.” While season-specific story setup is obviously a matter of significant import, Arrow has been a series that prides itself on its action from the outset, and while we were… Continue reading REVIEW: Arrow – Season 7, Episode 3 “Crossing Lines”

REVIEW: Arrow -Season 7 Episode 2 “The Longbow Hunters”

The title of season 7’s second episode harkens back to a 1987 Prestige format, 3-issue mini-series by DC Comics. The Longbow Hunters, written and illustrated by Mike Grell, follows Oliver Queen as he moves from Star City to Seattle, Washington, and tracks down a serial killer by the name of “the Seattle Slasher,” and involves… Continue reading REVIEW: Arrow -Season 7 Episode 2 “The Longbow Hunters”

REVIEW: Arrow – Season 7 Episode 1 “Inmate 4587”

The eagerly anticipated premiere for the seventh season of CW’s Arrow brought with it far more questions than answers by the credit roll. The series has been hot and cold with its viewers, specifically those who are well-versed in the comic book tales of DC’s resident Emerald Archer. Season 7 seeks to shake things up… Continue reading REVIEW: Arrow – Season 7 Episode 1 “Inmate 4587”

Batwoman Costume Revealed

The shadow of a bat has been cast over the internet as the first image of Ruby Rose as the CW’s Batwoman has emerged online. Rose will first play Kate “Batwoman” Kane on the now-annual DC crossover event later this year, then reprise the role for a pilot that will hopefully be picked up for… Continue reading Batwoman Costume Revealed

REVIEW: “Crisis on Earth-X” DC/CW Crossover Miniseries

Last year’s big DC/CW crossover, “Invasion!” was a triumph, uniting the heroes of four comic book series for a massive adventure that was fun while furthering each of the show’s arcs (some more than others). It also managed to leave behind most of the shows’ individual weaknesses and, in some cases, make the characters more… Continue reading REVIEW: “Crisis on Earth-X” DC/CW Crossover Miniseries