Sunday, 12 May 2013

The Best of the Huntress: Wonder Woman #278-280 Review

Title: Wonder Woman #278-280
Story: The Lion Roars At Midnight/Lion Hunt/Lion At Bay
Characters: Huntress (Helena Wayne), Catwoman, Harry Sims, Lionmane
Creators: Paul Levitz (writer), Joe Staton (artist)
Publication Date: April - June 1981
Available In: Print

Summary: The story arc begins with the Huntress paying a visit to Gull's Island Prison where her boyfriend, Harry Sims, decided to spend the night in order to ponder his relationship with her alter ego, Helena Wayne. Inside the prison walls, Harry thinks about whether or not he's in love with Helena despite knowing her secret, but is then confronted by Huntress who wants to talk about their relationship. Harry says that he needs time to think things through and whether or not he's ready to accept the fact that she leads a double life. Huntress agrees to give him the time he needs, and though he agrees to keep her secret safe, she's not certain that'll be enough given the circumstances.

Friday, 10 May 2013

The Best of Huntress and Power Girl: Infinity Inc #1 Review

Title: Infinity Inc #1
Story: Generations
Characters: Power Girl (Kara Zor-L), Huntress (Helena Wayne), Fury (Hippolyta Trevor), Jade (Jennifer-Lynn Hayden), Obsidian (Todd Rice), Silver Scarab (Hector Hall), Star-Spangled Kid (Sylvester Pemberton), Northwind (Norda Cantrell)
Creators: Roy Thomas (writer), Jerry Ordway (artist)
Publication Date: March 1984
Available In: Print | Digital

Summary: The issue begins with a meeting of the Justice Society during the holiday season and Hawkman begins session by calling roll. Just as he mentions a shortage of help due to both Sandman and Superman's absences, a group of new costumed superheroes barges in offering to lend their help.