Regular Geek-o-Rama readers will hopefully have seen my reviews of The Black Hood: Season 2, which came to an explosive conclusion earlier this month. I’ve been enjoying the unique story and dark, modern take on this golden age character. With that being said, I was excited to dig into The Bullet’s Kiss, which collects the initial five issue story arc that introduced the world to Greg Hettinger, aka The Black Hood.
If I thought Duane Swierczynski’s writing impressed me in Season 2 (spoiler: it did), The Bullet’s Kiss blew me away. Likewise, Michael Gaydos’ art took this to another level. I knew much of the story I was about read (from flashbacks and “story so far” blurbs in Season 2) but I was nevertheless thrilled by it all...Read More