Thursday, Dec. 18, 2003

(Worst) 1602 by Neil Gaiman and Andy Kubert

Writer Gaiman, who helped propel DC comics into the adult market with his "Sandman" series, and penciler Kubert re-imagine the likes of Spiderman, Daredevil and Dr. Doom in the Elizabethan age. But the change of scenery breathes no new life into these once-exciting characters that have ossified into little more than corporate icons.