Scott Lobdell

Teen Titans 3 (January 2012)

Lobdell’s gay superhero makes his first appearance this issue and… wow… he could not be more flamboyant. Not sure Lobdell’s aware all gay men aren’t Jm J. Bullock. It’s some terrible writing. But there’s actually a really fun page in the comic. I couldn’t believe Booth had it in him. Kid Flash–let’s not forget, Kid […]

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Red Hood and the Outlaws 3 (January 2012)

Unbelievable. Lobdell has this all knowing kid god look into the histories of the cast because they’re so “curious.” Nothing like the writer creating characters who tell the reader the lame characters are really, really interesting. Also interesting is a detail about Starfire’s memory. I thought Lobdell had given interviews she and Jason are just […]

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Superboy 3 (January 2012)

Lobdell, always original, opens with an “homage” to Pulp Fiction. Along with Silva and Lean’s sparse, awkward artwork, it does not suggest this issue of Superboy will be an improvement on the last. Silva, who I apparently found okay before, is really lousy here. There are a couple panels I can’t believe DC let be […]

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Teen Titans 2 (December 2011)

I assume Lobdell had to turn in his terrible script for Teen Titans early (so Booth could draw it poorly), which means his constant references to objectifying women aren’t some breaking the fourth wall reaction to the response to the misogyny in his writing. Too bad. It might be funny. Wonder Girl can’t shut up […]

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