Kyle Higgins Tells You Why to Buy NIGHTWING #18

#1 Posted by SteveFarrant (1 posts) - - Show Bio

Definitely one of the most down to earth comic writers I think.

#2 Posted by knightofthechronicle (922 posts) - - Show Bio


#3 Posted by Vitaeleous (72 posts) - - Show Bio there a story reason for him having a starfish stuck to the end of that arm, or is it just legitimately defective illustration?

#4 Posted by modunhanul (418 posts) - - Show Bio

Seems awesome.

#5 Posted by Queso6p4 (1546 posts) - - Show Bio

I've been really unimpressed with Nightwing overall. Maybe things'll get back on track with the next issue/arc.

#6 Posted by Urban_Ronin (9940 posts) - - Show Bio

I want that shirt.

#7 Posted by haydenclaireheroes (10429 posts) - - Show Bio

I will be picking this up!

#8 Edited by Zeeguy91 (1307 posts) - - Show Bio

Nightwing #17 was easily one of the better issues of the series and of last month that I read. I really enjoyed that Higgins slowed down to take a look at Dick's struggles in the aftermath of Death of the Family. I'm also happy that Higgins is actually coming through on the intended consequences of DOTF by having Nightwing extricate himself from the rest of the Bat-family. I'm looking forward to the move to Chicago. It should provide for good character development and for Dick to at least come into his own, separate from the rest of the Bats.

#9 Posted by Dark_Guyver (2516 posts) - - Show Bio

I don't need any convincing to pick up Nightwing. It's an amazing book.

#10 Posted by JamDamage (1195 posts) - - Show Bio

Not a fan of the Nightwing series. I have no idea why Dick has to go somewhere else and re-establish himself again. He's done it so many times already, in a few differant ways. 1st as Nightwing, then Nightwing in Bludhaven, then as Batman, now Nightwing in............Chicago???? I hate when DC uses real cities. It's so lame.

#11 Posted by Sleepbutnodream15 (605 posts) - - Show Bio

The art for #17 sucked I thought.

#12 Posted by AllStarSuperman (27600 posts) - - Show Bio

one of the best books i pick up

#13 Posted by RedheadedAtrocitus (6958 posts) - - Show Bio

Awesome guy. Met him for September Zero Month last year and am gonna meet him again in less than nine days for a signing with Snyder, Lobdell, Rapmund and Glass. And Dick is going to Chi-Town? That in itself is intriguing to me aside from the big twist he talks about.

#14 Posted by Jawshco (251 posts) - - Show Bio

Kyle Higgins rocks. Nightwing has been on my pull list for awhile.

#15 Posted by Theorder14 (1711 posts) - - Show Bio

His parents has been resurrected as talons!!!!

nah, probably not

#16 Posted by sethysquare (3964 posts) - - Show Bio

:( im not excited about nightwing at all.

#17 Posted by DurararaFTW (77 posts) - - Show Bio

Cautiously looking forward too the twist, the preview didn't leave me with much confidence of their handling the rest very well.

#18 Posted by Outside_85 (11903 posts) - - Show Bio

Hope his big twist isn't a move to yet another city.

#19 Posted by havoc1201 (568 posts) - - Show Bio

I have loved the Nightwing series it has become one of my favorite books to read

#20 Posted by PopRock123 (117 posts) - - Show Bio

I love the Nightwing series I'm so going to pick up issue 18.

#21 Posted by Munsu (166 posts) - - Show Bio

Read the preview and I really didn't like his interaction with Batman. Bruce's son just died, no need to be all pissy snide to the guy. Came off as very immature.

Actually I am pretty disappointed in Nightwing so far. He just isn't a fun character to read about anymore and his stories are so dark and depressing, which doesn't fit his character well. It feels like he has regressed so much in this book under Higgin's pen compared to his time as Batman. Feels like that time never even happened. He doesn't have any friends, so isolated, so much history is gone, the person he was closest to is now dead and I hate, HATE, how it seems like every fight he is in now he loses or gets the absolute shit kicked out of him. I don't get why Nightwing writers feel the need to always do that to him.

#22 Posted by masterlogan2000 (28 posts) - - Show Bio

CHICAGO! Maybe I will pick up this book. :)

#23 Posted by havoc1201 (568 posts) - - Show Bio

This is issue was great, a lot of touching moments of Dick and Damain.

#24 Edited by ElectroComics (4 posts) - - Show Bio

I love this issue. Great Jon klye.

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