Last month, in the Second Wave which washed over the New 52-land, creators took an odd relic from the old
This result last month was pure magic, and the momentum has kept going for this second issue of Dial H as Nelse utilizes the dial to metamorph into different superheroes, the crux of the concept.
In Dial H #2, writer China Meville and artist Mateus Santolouco have great fun with the concept and the heroes Nelse selects. Hopefully, both these heroes and the dials in #1 will return. It is amazing just how vivid and memorable Santolouco made these heroes – in just one panel!
I like what Meville is trying to do here, although both issues have been a little thin plotwise. Still, it has been a fun jaunt and how many of the Second Wave newcomers can claim that?
An oddball title or two is just what the New 52 needs, and Dial H #2 is certainly one of the more enjoyable reads of the week.