Superman takes on the Klan, Hasbro had a good 2020, and the War of the Bounty Hunters begins! We review American Born Chinese, Archie Jumbo Comics Digest #317, DC: Love is a Battlefield, and Stranger Things and Dungeons and Dragons Crossover #4.

NEWS

‘Wonder Girl’ DC Series Not Moving Forward at the CW

The CW’s ” Wonder Girl,” based on the DC character created by Joëlle Jones, is no longer moving forward at the network. Greg Berlanti had been on board to executive produce. “I was very proud of the script I wrote,” tweeted writer and executive producer Dailyn Rodriguez on Friday.

Hasbro Reports Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2020 Financial Results | Hasbro, Inc.

The Investor Relations website contains information about Hasbro, Inc.’s business for stockholders, potential investors, and financial analysts.

It’s Boba Fett vs. Everyone in Marvel’s Newest Star Wars Series

Star Wars and Marvel are launching a Boba Fett-centric miniseries called War of the Bounty Hunters, by Charles Soule and Luke Ross. Following the ominous teaser art of Boba Fett decked out in black armor, Star Wars and Marvel Comics have officially announced War of the Bounty Hunters , by Charles Soule and Luke Ross.

Life on the Edge

“Hi. We’re the Guardians of the Galaxy. I think we can help.” -Star-Lord, Avengers Assemble, Vol. 2 Order your own copy of the Star-Lord Hero Pack at your local retailer or online through our website today! Though he was born on Earth, Peter Quill’s life has been spent among the stars, jumping from planet to planet.

REVIEWS

STEPHEN
STRANGER THINGS D&D CROSSOVER #4
Writer: Jody Houser and Jim Zub
Artist: Diego Galindo
Publisher: Dark Horse Comics
Cover Price: $3.99
Release Date: February 17, 2021
The young heroes of Hawkins find themselves swept up in a sea of change after saving their town from Soviet spies and horrific creatures. Their favorite bookstore has shuttered, and Will and Eleven are moving away, but before they go, the party has one last epic quest to finish.

Rating: ★★★½☆
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MATTHEW
DC LOVE IS A BATTLEFIELD #1
Writer: Various
Artist: Various
Publisher: DC Comics
Cover Price: $9.99
Release Date: February 9, 2021
BLAM! KRACK! POW! Look out, it’s…love?! Falling in love is rough, even for DC’s greatest. Watch as Batman and Catwoman, Wonder Woman and Steve Trevor, Mister Miracle and Big Barda, and all the rest of your OTPs fight in vain against the all-powerful forces of romance (and super-villains)! Even Amanda Waller fights the urge to bail on her mystery date. We guarantee that this Valentine’s Day, someone’s taking a shot to the heart—from Cupid’s bow!

Rating: ★★★½☆
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RODRIGO
ARCHIE JUMBO COMICS DIGEST #317
Writer: Ron Robbins
Artist: Various
Publisher: Archie Comic Publications
Cover Price: $7.99
Release Date: Feb 17
More adventures with Archie and the gang!

Rating: ★★★☆☆

ASHLEY
American Born Chinese SC
Writer/Artist: Gene Luen Yang
Publisher: First Second
Cover Price: $12.99
Release Date: February 17, 2021
Jin Wang, who moves to a new neighborhood with his family only to discover that he’s the only Chinese-American student at his new school; the powerful Monkey King, subject of one of the oldest and greatest Chinese fables; and Chin-Kee, a personification of the ultimate negative Chinese stereotype, who is ruining his cousin Danny’s life with his yearly visits. Their lives and stories come together with an unexpected twist in this action-packed modern fable. American Born Chinese is an amazing ride, all the way up to the astonishing climax.

Rating: ★★★★★

DISCUSSION

SUPERMAN SMASHES THE KLAN
Writer: Gene Luen Yang
Artist: Gurihiru
Publisher: DC Comics
Release Date: May 12, 2020
The year is 1946. Teenagers Roberta and Tommy Lee just moved with their parents from Chinatown to the center of Metropolis, home to the famous hero, Superman. Tommy makes friends quickly, while Roberta pines for home. Then one night, the family awakens to find their house surrounded by the Klan of the Fiery Kross! Superman leaps into action, but his exposure to a mysterious green rock has left him weak. Can Roberta and Tommy help him smash the Klan?

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