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Too Many Earths

With both the DC and Marvel cinematic universes delving into multiverse-based storylines, I’ve been getting a lot of multiverse-related questions lately. Which makes it the perfect time for a refresher course… “What’s the difference between the Justice League and the Justice Society? Who came first?” “If Superman and Batman were around in the 1940s, how […]

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Rebirth of the Titans

DC Universe: Rebirth #1 reintroduced Wally West, who has finally broken through time to land in a world that has forgotten him. Tethered to the DC Universe by Barry Allen, who remember Wally at the last moment, Wally and Barry begin to tackle the mystery of who changed the world and why. Wally remarks that […]

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He goes into other realms, though not right here

Parallel Worlds

When I read some of the stories of alternate universes, from The Flash of Two Worlds to Crisis on Two Earths to Crisis on Infinite Earths to all the many, many others, I think of string theory. Strings are one dimensional and smaller than the quarks which make up subatomic particles. These strings still have […]

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The Dick Knight Returns

A Time of Crisis

It’s DC Event month over here at Blastoff and, as we celebrate the Rebirth of the DC Universe, I figured I’d take a look back at an event that I missed when it was first published. Infinite Crisis – written by Geoff Johns and drawn by a team of heavy hitting artists including Phil Jimenez, […]

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Flashpoint is most often spoken about as the event series that ushered in the New 52, DC’s line-wide reboot of their universe. Beyond that, it was one of the most divisive storylines while being published, as it debuted an DC universe unlike anything the readers were familiar with: Wonder Woman and Aquaman are at war, […]

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Welcoming the Future, Treasuring the Past.