crowyhead, August 18, 2006 (view all comments by crowyhead)
This series suffers a bit due to being a vignette series rather than focusing strongly on a handful of characters -- it's hard to get any sense of a continuing storyline. On the other hand, the vignettes let you get to know a number of characters, and tend to prevent this series from accumulating the same the morass of backstory that is the blessing and curse of any long-running comic series.
This collection has a nice mix of short, one-issue stories and longer multi-issue storylines. I wasn't that into the one about Astra from the First Family, but the Jack-In-the-Box story was truly excellent.
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