Judd Winick returns to Green Arrow to tell the origin of a character he helped shape prior to the relaunch in Green Arrow #0! But will his writing and Freddie Williams II’s pencils be enough to save a title that’s been floundering in The New 52? Major Spoilers finds out!
The official poster for The CW’s Arrow has arrived, and star Stephen Amell looks a little battle worn after his time on the island.
The CW is teasing Arrow pretty hard at the San Diego Comic-Con, and we’re seeing more clips and pics arrive for the show. From what I hear, early reactions to the show are positive, but I’m going to reserve judgement until I have a chance to see it for myself on October 10, 2012.
The CW Network will strategically roll-out its 2012-13 season this October with the premieres of three new series, returning favorites on new nights and one final season of Upper East Side drama.
Or – “Oliver Queen: Trapped In A World He Never Made.”
I have a love/hate relationship with Green Arrow for nearly 30 years now. I loved his run in Detective Comics, but hated him in the JLA. I loved parts of The Longbow Hunters, but disliked the regular title that followed. Parts of Kevin Smith’s revamp were brilliant, but things fell apart as that book aged. Green Arrow/Black Canary was fun, but a little too talky and soap opera for my tastes. The Brightest Day-era GA title was a complete turnoff, but Chris at Gatekeeper recently told me that GA’s New 52 stories were starting to appeal to him again. Having had good luck with Chris’ recommendations before, I decided to pick up this issue and give it a whirl…
Though DC, Warner Bros. AND The CW have said we won’t see any super powered villains in the upcoming Arrow series, it does look like the studio has figured out a way to get some well known villains into the show.
Thanks to GreenArrowTV.com we get to see the international poster CW’s Arrow, premiering this fall.
The CW has given Arrow a greenlight for a full season, and this morning, during the company’s Fall Schedule announcement, the network released a first sneak peek at the series.
The CW’s Arrow pilot is well underway, and Warner Bros. has released a first look at the costume and star Stephen Amell for you to check out.
Can Ann Nocenti bring the Battlin’ Bowman back from a Krul-induced lull, or will the Emerald Archer’s relaunched title continue to drag? Check out this writer’s opinion after the jump!
This week, on the Major Spoilers Podcast, the group takes a look at Green Arrow: The Longbow Hunters by Mike Grell.