Oct 182012

It’s been awhile since I reviewed an older comic, so I decided to go through my pile of trade paperbacks and re-read Green Arrow Volume 5: City Walls. This comic collects issues #32, #34-39 of the edition of Green Arrow which started with Kevin Smith’s Quiver (another personal favorite of mine, which I sadly don’t own) and ran from 2000 until 2007. City Walls took Phil Hester & Ande Parks, the acclaimed art team that been on this edition of Green Arrow since Quiver, and teamed them with Judd Winick, at the time a relative newcomer to the tales of the Emerald Archer. How were Winick’s early forays into the life of Oliver Queen? How does this comic from before the New 52 hold up to present standards?

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