Scott McDaniel Archive

  • So I have been following the Static Shock buzz since I heard of it’s relaunch in the DCnU. I had high hopes and all that yadda, yadda, yadda……I was so wanting it to succeed that I bought the books even when the writing bothered me and even when I had problems with the storytelling, I soldiered on and hoped for the best…..wasn’t the first time I waited for a comic to get good. I figured they would change writers and believe in the book as much as the fans would….well they got a new writer but it was too little too late…. John Rozum the initial writer explained why he left the book, I expected his response to be a bit bitter and venomous….and honestly he […]

    Scott McDaniel: “Why Static Failed”

    So I have been following the Static Shock buzz since I heard of it’s relaunch in the DCnU. I had high hopes and all that yadda, yadda, yadda……I was so wanting it to succeed that I bought the books even when the writing bothered me and even when I had problems with the storytelling, I soldiered on and hoped for the best…..wasn’t the first time I waited for a comic to get good. I figured they would change writers and believe in the book as much as the fans would….well they got a new writer but it was too little too late…. John Rozum the initial writer explained why he left the book, I expected his response to be a bit bitter and venomous….and honestly he […]

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  • Say what you want about the sad state of affairs that led to the destruction of this Static Shock DCnU series. But I have got to give major league mad props to cover artist Khary Randolph. The way Static looks, the set up of the composition, the sheer perfection of it all, really makes you want to pick up this book. I don’t knock McDaniel’s art, but I really would have loved to see this level of art throughout the book. In any case this marks the last book with McDaniel as writer, but he will continue the artist duties until issue 8. Check out the new Static Shock Trailer below and feel free to comment on what you think Will you be […]

    Static Shock #6 Cover Art/Trailer

    Say what you want about the sad state of affairs that led to the destruction of this Static Shock DCnU series. But I have got to give major league mad props to cover artist Khary Randolph. The way Static looks, the set up of the composition, the sheer perfection of it all, really makes you want to pick up this book. I don’t knock McDaniel’s art, but I really would have loved to see this level of art throughout the book. In any case this marks the last book with McDaniel as writer, but he will continue the artist duties until issue 8. Check out the new Static Shock Trailer below and feel free to comment on what you think Will you be […]

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