Spirit World #4 Review

Spirit World #4 Review – Xanthe, now without her trusty sword, and John Constantine have made it to Spirit World and reunited with Cassandra Cain in Spirit World #4. They went there to rescue Cassandra Cain and bring her home, but what if she doesn’t want to be rescued? It’s an issue filled with monsters and demonic possessions, and wait until you see The Soul Devourer! Continue reading Spirit World #4 Review

Spirit World #2 Review

Spirit World #2 Review – Batgirl (Cassandra Cain) has been transported to Spirit World, where dead spirits of various forms exist and dine on the unfortunate living souls who go there. Meanwhile, Xanthe Zhou and John Constantine are trying to find a portal that will take them to Spirit World to rescue Cassandra, but along the way, they run into the most terrifying menace of all: Xanthe’s mother! It’s another issue drenched in fascinating Asian mythology and spell craft, with Xanthe and John Constantine having the potential to become the most enjoyable duo since Booster Gold and Blue Beetle. Continue reading Spirit World #2 Review

DC Pride 2023 #1 Review

DC Pride 2023 #1 Review – DC again puts the spotlight on several heroes who are LGBTQ+ in DC Pride 2023 #1. It’s a 100 page book with 9 stories featuring a variety of heroes: Batwoman, Harley Quinn, Poison Ivy, Crush, Robin (Tim Drake), Connor Hawke, Xanthe Zhou, Midnighter, Apollo, John Constantine, Natasha Irons, Ghost-Maker, Cat-Man, Jonathan Kent, and Flashlight (the Green Lantern of Earth-36). Though a couple of the stories are overly preachy, there are a few gems here also. Continue reading DC Pride 2023 #1 Review

Spirit World #1 Review

Spirit World #1 Review – Xanthe Zhou, warrior and spirit envoy, returns in Spirit World #1 after their appearance in the Lazarus Planet: Dark Fate book. Xanthe is a master martial artist, wields the hugest sword you’ll ever see, and can create weapons or other objects by crafting them with origami. Xanthe can also travel between the Spirit World and our world. With Batgirl (Cassandra Cain) trapped in the Spirit World and Xanthe trapped in our world, Xanthe teams with John Constantine to find a new gate back to the Spirit World so they can rescue Batgirl from a fate worse than death. Continue reading Spirit World #1 Review