We are motoring our way through Motor Crush Volume 1, and talking about some personnel changes to boot! Plus, we review Hidden Society #1, Wonder Twins #12, Mr. Beaver #1, and Zatanna and the House of Secrets, too! It all goes down in this week’s Major Spoilers Podcast!

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NEWS

COMICS PORTAL: DC Without Dan DiDio – Major Spoilers – Comic Book Opinion

As of this writing, comic book fans are coming to terms with the departure of Dan DiDio from DC Comics, who served as the co-publisher for the company for 18 years. Where will DC go from here? What lead to the decision to remove Dan DiDio from DC Comics?

REVIEWS

STEPHEN
HIDDEN SOCIETY #1
Writer: Rafael Scavone
Artist: Rafael Albuquerque
Publisher: Dark Horse Comics
Cover Price: $3.99
Release Date: February 26, 2020
A new series from Rafael Albuquerque and Rafael Scavone, the team behind Neil Gaiman’s A Study in Emerald! Hidden from ordinary eyes, there is a world alongside our own full of deities, demons, and danger-where magic wins out over science and dark secrets lie in wait. Ulloo, the last wizard from the Hidden Society, enlists the aid of a blind girl and her demon, a young magician, and a cursed bounty hunter in order to stop a group of nihilist warlocks from waking the Society’s greatest nemesis: a primeval force that, unchecked, will scorch the planet bare of all life.

Rating: ★★★★☆

MATTHEW
WONDER TWINS #12
Writer: Mark Russell
Artist: Stephen Byrne
Publisher: DC Comics
Cover Price: February 19, 2020
Release Date: $3.99

The world is saved again! But now Zan and Jayna must answer to the Justice League for the choices they made in order to save it. Meanwhile, the League of Annoyance is back in action, and Cell Phone Sylvia will do whatever it takes to get her revenge on the twins-but they might get a little help from an unexpected ally! The critically acclaimed series ends here-don’t miss it!

Rating: ★★★☆☆

RODRIGO
MR. BEAVER #1
Writer: Pablo Verdugo Muñoz
Artist: Pablo Verdugo Muñoz
Publisher: Action Lab
Cover Price: $3.99
Release Date: March 4, 2020
The latest Action Lab: Danger Zone title to burst onto the scene is MR. BEAVER! Imagine the Dark Knight, but instead of the caped crusader taking on the dark underbelly, a special agent, Mr. Beaver, is called upon as the crime levels hit an all time high. A beaver in a man’s world, he has a secret agenda that he’ll try to accomplish using his numerous skills and secret techniques. With an insatiable hunger for justice and empanadas, Mr. Beaver is begrudgingly paired up with a junior detective in order to take down the criminal organization known as “The Twelve”.

Rating: ★★★★☆

ASHLEY
ZATANNA AND THE HOUSE OF SECRETS
Writer: Matthew Cody
Artist: Yoshi Yoshiani
Publisher: DC Kids
Cover Price: $9.99
Release Date: 2/18/2020
Welcome to the magical, mystical, topsy-turvy world of the House of Secrets, where Zatanna embarks on a journey of self-discovery and adventure … all with her pet rabbit, Pocus, at her side

Rating: ★★★½☆

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DISCUSSION

MOTOR CRUSH VOLUME 1
Writer: Brenden Fletcher, Cameron Stewart
Artist: Cameron Stewart, Babs Tarr
Publisher: Image Comics
Cover Price: $9.99
The team behind the critically acclaimed revamp of Batgirl returns with an exciting sci-fi action-adventure series! By day, Domino Swift competes for fame & fortune in a worldwide motorcycle racing league. By night, she cracks heads of rival gangs in brutal bike wars to gain possession of a rare, valuable contraband: an engine-boosting “machine narcotic” known as Crush.
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