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POSTED BY Joe Jinks ON March 25, 2011 Add Comments
It's a sad, sad time in England. What with rising living costs, budget cuts and, perhaps worse of all, the end of 'Knight and Squire'. I think we should all have a minutes silence for this tragic loss… ok, that being said I think it's time I gave my review.
The issue opens up at a crime scene, superhero/pop star Jade Peabody has been shot dead. It's revealed that the Joker did it because she may have been able to foresee his…
Tags: arkham asylum, cyril sheldrake, england, faceoff, jade peabody, jarvis poker, joker, knight, knight and squire, shrike, squire
POSTED BY Joe Jinks ON February 28, 2011 Add Comments
The penultimate issue of the 'Knight and Squire' min-series 'For Six' is among us and oh boy is it a good on! We open the issue with a good old fashioned double entendre and we know we're in for another silly but undoubtedly fun ride in the Knight and Squire universe, however, after this light-hearted opening we find out that Jarvis Poker (The British Joker) is terminally ill. In a traditional British, stiff-upper-lip fashion, Jarvis attempts to make light of the…
Tags: cyril sheldrake, jarvis poker, joker, jonathan ross, knight, knight and squire, shrike, squire
POSTED BY Austen Beattie ON October 24, 2010 Add Comments
Knight and Squire #1 is a comic I did not care about five weeks ago. I had read them in the Batman: The Black Glove hardcover, and didn’t care, I had read them in issues 7-9 of Batman and Robin, I still did not care, and then I saw a preview at the end of one of my comics last month, I started to care.
Knight and Squire #1 takes place in a London pub, where all the superheroes and supervillians hang…
Tags: batman and robin, batman: the black glove, jarvis poker, joker, justice society of america, knight, knight and squire, london, squire, stephen fry, wildcat