Guess I'll find another way to get my WW fix. Add to the fact that there was a major missed opportunity in barely using Medusa as a villain (I mean it's Medusa dammit, she's awesome! (Crisis on Infinite Earths #10) Shortly afterward, she was seemingly disintegrated during the final confrontation with the Anti-Monitor. Diana meets with Zeiko, and upon kissing her, Zeiko asks her to use the lasso on him. Not only was the story line confusing, I couldn't figure out what was a flashback and what was present day, but the body shaming and the sexism was very disappointing. Let us know what’s wrong with this preview of, Published I think some of their rituals were on the verge of kinky if I'm. While I appreciate the flashback trial testimony structure and I enjoyed the new ideas involving the mixture of science and magic on Paradise Island, this was pretty unremarkable. [2][3] Volume Three is set to be released on March 9, 2021.[4]. Last night at a press event in Burbank honoring industry legend Grant Morrison, the prolific writer officially announced that he’s collaborating with artist Yanick Paquette on the all-new original graphic novel, WONDER WOMAN: EARTH ONE. When a pilot crashes and tells of conflict in the outside world, Diana, an Amazonian warrior in training, leaves home to fight a war, discovering her full powers and true destiny. Wonder Woman is among the members of the Justice League teleported to an alternate Earth, alongside Green Arrow, Green Lantern and Aquaman. They bring in Dr. Leon Zeiko to do the job. DC on Monday announced a third a final volume of writer Grant Morrison and artist Yanick Paquette’s Wonder Woman: Earth One graphic novel trilogy, to debut in March of next year.. 2 is Grant MorrisonÕs latest genre-rocking salvo. You can imagine how that could change a few things. General Darnell meets with his superior about lying to Diana about the "mission", as the Pentagon plans to destroy Wonder Woman and attack her island they hate and fear. on all aspects of "the world of men" and it was hard to get her into a war zone fast? Later, Hippolyta scolds Diana for her actions. This was kind of weird. This is a very difficult review to write, mostly because on the surface, I generally enjoyed the book and loved the art - however - I have some pretty major problems with it too. Max Lord's assault on Paradise Island with his destructive A.R.E.S. Hippolyta frees the Amazons and l… Steve then coins the name "Wonder Woman" for the Amazon. The characters were good as well, but I fell like they were a little sketchy looking, a little unfinished especial around the eyes. Wonder Woman: Earth One is a story that Morrison has been developing for years, pre-dating the Earth One line and the New 52 entirely. I can't tell if Morrison is honestly trying to misrepresent the feminist concepts from which Wonder Woman was born, or just... ugh what is this book even trying to be? I requested. Diana forgives Hippolyta's lies and embraces her, then travels back to the United States to complete her journey as Wonder Woman. Diana plays chase with Steve Trevor in the Government's new plane that they hope to surpass Amazonian technology, only for the plane to explode, but Steve is saved. The story is not a bad one, but neither is it the "big picture" type of plot that I have come to expect from Grant Morrison. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Characters in Wonder Woman: Earth One.ProtagonistsDiana of Themyscira / Wonder Woman A princess of Themyscira with a desire to leave for Man's world. They are known for their nonlinear narratives and countercultural leanings in their runs on titles including DC Comics' Animal Man, Batman, JLA, The Invisibles, Action Comics, All-Star Superman, and Doom Patrol, and Marvel Comics' New X-Men and Fantastic Four. Everything about it was the opposite of what stands for. Just then, General Darnell asks for Diana's help. Scottish comic book author Grant Morrison is known for culture-jamming and the constant reinvention of their work. Wonder Woman: Earth one is part of a series of DC's attempts at reimagining the origins of some its most famous characters. From the sexist origin revision that derives her powers/strength from man, to the "women are harpies" & "lesbians are hot pieces of ass" stereotypes, down to the Fat Amy knockoff sorority girl who Diana befriended. Just then, Hippolyta is alerted by Nubia and Mala that the Swastika was left in Diana's old room. With the A.R.E.S. Overall, she seems pretty damn useless actually. Can Diana finally bring her message of peace to Man's World, or will Max Lord's war burn the world and the Amazons to ashes? Using it, Zeiko reveals the Government believe Diana to be a scout from a technologically advance force planning an invasion, and that he was hired to help them, and claims Darnell and Steve are part of it. Are Americans that crazy? 3,000 years later, Wonder Woman returns to Paradise Island where she is placed under arrest for consorting in "man's world". Diana travels to the shore, where she finds a man who falls to the ground. With illustrations from Yanick Paquette, this original graphic novel is a classic in the making. In the Middle East, terrorists attack a negotiator and plot to traffic captured women when Diana shows up and defeats them. The queen once again prays to Aphrodite to retire the Amazons from the world of man. I received a free copy from the publisher through NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. She smells a familiar fragrance on Diana, then realizes it must be a man. Wonder Woman: Earth One is a series of graphic novels published by DC Comics as part of the Earth One line. Everything he did for Superman in All-Star, he does the reverse here for Wonder Woman. Wonder Woman earth one Vol.1, starts of with Diana being brought back to Themyscira in chains. Diana uses the ray to heal Dindra, an injured deer. Sooo Wonder Woman is going to reshape man's world by waltzing in in her vulva jet and body shaming all the women? One of the more memorable parts of Wonder Woman: Earth One is the book’s discussion of obedience and submission to a loving authority. Diana and Paula's fight reaches the White House, where Diana demands Paula reveal why she killed her mother, and Paula reveals her was controlled to do so, but she did it because she loved Diana and wanted to rule with her over "man's world". This revitalization was done with Superman in All-Star Superman and Morrison had lengthy run on Batman that gave us Damian Wayne, Batman R.I.P., and Batman Inc.. Wonder Woman: Earth One is a series of graphic novels published by DC Comics as part of the Earth One line. armors is on the horizon, and in order to weather the war that is coming, Wonder Woman will need the full might of her sisters by her side! In fact, before the 2016 debut, DC had already released Earth One volumes for Batman and Superman, as well as a team book featuring the Teen Titans.. The council hears the news, just as Maxwell Lord comes in and takes over to prepare her invasion, and reveals the trigger to control the one person to kill Wonder Woman: Paula von Gunther. Back at Paradise Island, Paula murders Hippolyta, grabs her girdle, and escapes the island. Diana doesn't believe him at first, but then asks what she could do, and Zeiko asks for himself to use the lasso on her, to see if her mission is true. Althea asks if Diana will participate in the games to honor the goddess Diana, but she replies that her mother Hippolyta does not wish her to as she would have an unfair advantage with her powers. [6] It was #1 on The New York Times' Hardcover Graphic Books Best Seller List for May 1, 2016.[7]. Hal reappears and defeats both Sinestro … Issue #TPB_1 07/23/2020; Issue #TPB_2 07/23/2020 This revitalization was done with Superman in All-Star Superman and Morrison had lengthy run on Batman that gave us Damian Wayne, Batman R.I.P., and Batman Inc.. 3 Cover by Yanick Paquette and Nathan Fairbairn. The Amazons arrive and take Diana, Paula, and Zeiko back to Paradise Island. At the same time, Hippolyta is told something horrible by The Fates. Wonder Woman: Earth One Vol. I don't know what in the world Morrison thought he was doing here, but it's a disservice to everything about Wonder Woman. They are known for their nonlinear narratives and countercultural leanings in their runs on titles including DC Comics' Animal Man, Batman, JLA, The Invisibles, Action Comics, All-Star Superman, and Doom Patrol, and Marvel Comics' New X-Men and Fantastic Four. His new nonfiction book, Supergods, tells us how superheroes can save the... To see what your friends thought of this book. All of these characteristics scratch me the wrong way. The trial is witnessed by the Fates, as well as a crowd of Amazons including Nubia. Since its original release, Wonder Woman: Earth One has been translated Portuguese, French, Italian, Japanese, Turkish, Spanish, German, Russian and Dutch: List of Earth One characters § Wonder Woman: Earth One, http://www.dccomics.com/graphic-novels/wonder-woman-earth-one-2016/wonder-woman-earth-one-vol-1, Morrison, Paquette Working on “Wonder Woman: Earth One” Sequel(s), Wonder Woman: Earth One Vol. Pick up a copy right here: http://amzn.to/22Q1f43 For millennia, the Amazons of Paradise Island have created a thriving society away from the blight of man. Directed by Patty Jenkins. Continuing the tradition of the critically acclaimed Earth One tales that challenge the status quo of DC’s greatest heroes, Wonder Woman: Earth One Vol. Back on Paradise Island, a captured Paula reveals her intent was because Diana is her idol. Wonder Woman, in my mind, is supposed to be empowering. Mala is then called to testify in the present time. I think Green Lantern one are the best followed by the Wonder Woman ones. So… where do I even begin with this one? Grant Morrison is a highly-acclaimed writer who is just hit-or-miss for me, and usually a miss. When she leaves, Zeiko concludes Diana is like any manipulative woman. While I appreciate the flashback trial testimony structure and I enjoyed the new ideas involving the mixture of science and magic on Paradise Island, this was pretty unremarkable. I really enjoyed the first two volumes of WW Earth One, I think in part because I never really read much Wonder Woman prior, if any at all. Is this a thing? Volume One of the series was released on April 6, 2016, while Volume Two was released on October 3, 2018. Darnell meets with Maxwell Lord who presents his brand new battle suits called A.R.E.S. In the present time, Hippolyta calls Althea forward to testify. I was so pumped to read this but it ended up being a hot mess. battle suits prepared for battle, Diana believes Ares the God of War is behind the conflicts of "man's world", and assumes her place as the new Queen of the Amazons. Steve comes over and Zeiko controls Diana to attack him, and she obeys. Let's not forget to have a lesbian orgy in the middle of all this! However this was not enough to make me like it. But a secret Council inside the Pentagon, with information taken from the Nazis on Paradise Island, plot to conquer the island and harness their technology. Absolutely – it was positively Wonder-ful! She does so, and seduces Hercules long enough to break his neck with her own chains. Refresh and try again. Zeiko reveals himself and tells Diana that her mother is dead just as Paula arrives and the two women fight. by DC Comics. None of the characters were compelling at all and I struggled to identify even the slightest bit of motivation for Diana to leave the island beyond just obnoxious teen angst and boredom. Hippolyta prays to Aphrodite for help, who talks to her and lets her know that, by taking a stolen girdle Hercules has on his waist, he will be unprotected. He has a very distinct style of writing, often trying desperately to have his stories seem smarter than they are, and also has a passion for incorporating all of a character's convoluted, often goofy, occasionally bizarre history into the stories he tells. Wonder Woman: Earth One will not be about "superheroes punching each other", Grant Morrison has said.. The battle is one sided as the Amazons led by Queen Hippolyta defeat the Nazis, send the men to Aphrodite's World to purge their love for war and replace it with loving authority, and decide to keep Paula to train her to submit to the Amazon Code at Improvement Island. Overall, she seems pretty damn useless actually. Mala chases after Diana's plane but Diana manages to escape. Not make people feel bad about themselves. 3 is Grant Morrison and Yanick Paquette’s final installment of this visionary graphic novel series. [5] It follows the releases of Superman: Earth One, Batman: Earth One and Teen Titans: Earth One. 10-21-2020, 10:22 AM #27. Later, Steve is questioned by authorities until Diana and the Holliday Girls appear. Volume Three is set to be released on March 9, 2021. It has a lot more overt sapphic tones than I've seen with Wonder Woman (but hardly surprising or shocking). April 6th 2016 She answers by attacking him and breaking his neck and her chains. And he's had some stinkers in recent years. 3 is due out March 9, 2021, and is available for pre-order now. As the title suggests, Earth 1 is one of the many alternate Earths that currently exists in the DC Comics universe, with Prime Earth as the one where the current canon story line of the New 52 takes place. Wonder Woman: Earth One Vol. Mala returns to Hippolyta, who plans to recruit Medusa from the Underworld. I've always been leery of sex and violence together thought. The action isn't especially exciting. Wonder Woman: Earth One by Grant Morrison and Yanick Paquette is an original graphic novel in hardcover to be published by DC Comics in April. It was a skewed version of the Wonder Woman origin story, but instead of their patron goddess being Hera, it's Aphrodite. I shudder to think this might be someone's first Wonder Woman comic.... Why is there a military force outside a random US hospital? This was fine. She meets the negotiator, who is Zeiko in disguise. 3 won’t see print until March 2021, but as a special Wonder Woman Day treat, we’re pleased to give you an early sneak peek at this climactic volume featuring your first look at Paquette’s bow-wielding Artemis and her clan. I was fine with that. Wonder Woman: Earth One isn't actually the first title in the Earth One series. Add to the fact that there was a major missed opportunity in barely using Medusa as. All of these characteristics scratch me the wrong way. 3 (9781779502070 / $29.99 US) publishes on March 9, 2021, and is available for pre-order from Amazon and Barnes and Noble now. Beth scolds Hippolyta for her treatment of her daughter. Not as great as Batman E1 or as good as Superman E1 but better than Teen Titans E1. Soon after, Medusa attacks the hotel they were staying in and turns Steve into stone. Now, it's the turn of the third JLA co-l. maybe..!). From the masterful minds of Grant Morrison (FINAL CRISIS, THE MULTIVERSITY) and Yanick Paquette (SWAMP THING, BATMAN, INC.) comes the most provocative origin of Wonder Woman you've ever seen--a wholly unique retelling that still honors her origins. She angrily states that Diana broke tradition, as well as rejected her as a lover. I wanted to read this because I loved Wonder Woman when I was a kid. I’ve been looking forward to this book since I first heard about it at least a couple of years ago now - Grant Morrison reuniting with his Seven Soldiers/Batman Inc. artist Yanick Paquette for a Wonder Woman original graphic novel? The writer has revealed that DC Comics' original graphic novel … Seriously what a piece of trash. Everything about Wonder Woman: Earth One is anti-patriarchal, even down to the architecture of Amazonia.Our first glimpse of the city is a glorious double-page spread in which the buildings are overtly feminine, constructed in dome shapes and circles reminiscent of aspects of the female form. Many of these are contro. ", leaving Diana questioning her mission. Diana, now queen of the Amazons, must assemble the disparate Amazonian tribes for the first time in a millennium. Having a drink, Diana comments on his work on Weaponized Communication, when Zeiko turns the conversation into Diana's work, criticizing her gospel of submitting to loving authority in relationships, how her lasso is more mind control, and finally Diana herself as someone perfect who cannot fathom to inspire those who aren't like her by any means. The writer has also defined the Justice League for a generation with a seminal run on JLA. Diana talks to her mother, whose only advise are to learn the sorrow and regret that are on her mind. One character said women of "Man's world" are “deformed, shrunken, bloated, domesticated cattle" and what just wasn't okay. Batman, Superman, X-Men—this comic book writer works with the greats. DC previously announced plans for more Earth One OGNs, including a … Wonder Woman: Earth One Vol. [1] Volume One of the series was released on April 6, 2016, while Volume Two was released on October 3, 2018. So naturally, I expected to love this and I didn't. Althea explains that she went to identify a noise in her laboratory, but when she returned, the Purple Ray had disappeared, suggesting Diana took it. In the present, Etta Candy, called Beth, is summoned to testify. Complete and total garbage. At the Women's March, Diana speaks about the horrors of men onto women, and declares that the Amazons will come to "man's world" now to bring men to their knees, declaring war. Elsewhere, Diana leads Steve to the swan plane, but is ambushed by Mala and several others. I was fine with that. Artificial Human: Diana grew up believing this of herself … Score! 1 & 2 are currently available wherever books are sold, including participating digital retailers readDC.com, ComiXology, Amazon Kindle, Apple Books and more. Hippolyta begs for aid from Aphrodite, who reveals that Hippolyta must reclaim her girdle to protect from harm against Hercules. During the festival, Diana appears wearing the lion headdress of Hercules, then runs off while the others chase after her. After Diana leaves, she orders the Amazons to search out Paradise Island and find him. The writer has also defined the Justice League for a generation with a seminal run on JLA. This is what happens when a man reads an idiot's guide to feminism and then attempts to mansplain it using Wonder Woman. Just awful, which sucks cause it could've been so good. Action Heroine: The most iconic. I think some of their rituals were on the verge of kinky if I'm honest. She is put on trial by her mother, queen Hippolyta, after it was discovered that her daughter, Diana had left Themyscira to go to man's world. Diana reveals she worked on the Purple Ray for it to affect men, and heals Steve from his petrification. Danielle The Book Huntress (Back to the Books), #111 Wonder Woman Earth One by Grant Morrison, Grant Morrison Talks HEAVY METAL and WONDER WOMAN: EARTH ONE. Along with revealing that the terrorist attack was a fake, Zeiko tells Diana that the Pentagon needs her to be provocative, and gets her ready for her big day. In the present day, Diana aka Wonder Woman has become an icon. Or is it there just because Diana needs to go "Wonder Woman smash!" Wonder Woman: Earth One. Diana, now queen of the Amazons, must assemble the disparate Amazonian tribes for the first time in a millennium. The Wonder Woman Earth One graphic novel completes the main DC Comics trinity that Morrison, at one time or another has revitalized by merging various of aspects of each characters from their storied pasts. This was kind of weird. This original graphic novel offers a more provocative take on the iconic heroine, one that returns her to her Golden Age, bondage-obsessed roots and dabbles in material some readers might find uncomfortable". Wonder Woman: Earth One Interior Art by Yanick Paquette and Nathan Fairbairn, Courtesy DC Entertainment. He has a very distinct style of writing, often trying desperately to have his stories seem smarter than they are, and also has a passion for incorporating all of a character's convoluted, often goofy, occasionally bizarre history into the stories he tells. In present time, Steve's stone body is brought forth. She takes the girdle as Hercules insists in demanding Hippolyta to tell him what she has learned from him. She recalls her first meeting with Diana: the bus carrying her and the Holliday Girls crashes and falls off a cliff, but Diana saves them. Continuing the tradition of critically acclaimed Earth One tales that challenge the status quo of the comics industry, Wonder Woman: Earth One Vol. The series is written by Grant Morrison and illustrated by Yanick Paquette. None of the characters were compelling at all and I struggled to identify even the slightest bit of motivation for Diana to leave the island beyond just obnoxious teen angst and boredom. Wonder Woman earth one Vol.1, starts of with Diana being brought back to Themyscira in chains. Wonder Woman: Earth One Volume One is the fourth original graphic novel to be announced by DC Comics as part of the Earth One line of graphic novels established in 2009. The one part I did like was the mixing cultures and the Amazons are not just stuck with in the dark ages, they are technologically advanced. I was looking forwards to this Wonder Woman story by Grant Morrison. Scans daily wonder woman earth one dc s earth one universe deserves even donna troy new earth dc base earth 1 dc review wonder woman earth one Wonder Woman Earth One Vol 3 By Grant MorrisonWonder Woman Earth One Volume 1 Part 3 Scans DailyScans Daily Wonder Woman Earth One Volume 1 Part 2 3Scans… Read More » This was a dissapointment for me on every level. She later challenged the champion Mala to a battle. Welcome back. It was a skewed version of the Wonder Woman origin story, but instead of their patron goddess being Hera, it's Aphrodite. I have very high hopes for Volume 3, art looks amazing in the preview pages. The series is written by Grant Morrison and illustrated by Yanick Paquette. IGN gave the title a positive review, stating that "Wonder Woman: Earth One is not going to be a comic for everyone. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. The Wonder Woman Earth One graphic novel completes the main DC Comics trinity that Morrison, at one time or another has revitalized by merging various of aspects of each characters from their storied pasts. Now, it's the turn of the third JLA co-lead to get the Morrison treatment, Diana the Wonder Woman. Diana calls Hippolyta forward to testify, and discovers that she was born from Hercules's seed. Diana can do nothing but defend her work as ending endless war and bridging their worlds together. 2016. 1” as Want to Read: Error rating book. The Amazons confront Diana and order her to come with them. I don't like many of the ideas he tries to espouse in his stories, and he tends to write them either in a convoluted way or by having characters stand on soapboxes throughout. A disappointment, especially when reading it on the heels of DC's really good two-volume. Wonder Woman: Earth One Vols. Diana sulks in her trailer when Beth Candy reveals Zeiko is known as a pickup artist and master manipulator named "Dr. Psycho". Diana reveals she took the ray to heal the man, Steve Trevor. With Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, Robin Wright, Lucy Davis. These characters have stood the test of time as far as their appeal and relevance are concerned and it makes sense to place them in … I mean its a Utopian all female society, so why wouldn't the women pair up together as partners and lovers? Diana and Steve have a conversation over the world's view of Diana, explaining that she intimidates powerful people, while Diana defends herself while explaining that the Government could attack the island and prove how futile that would be. However, there’s immediately a problem. She attempts to flee, but she's confronted by several soldiers. She does so, under the promise of a trial. 3 set for release in March 2021", http://www.ign.com/articles/2016/04/06/wonder-woman-earth-one-hc-review, Superman and Wonder Woman: The Hidden Killer, Wonder Women! IN regards to the comic history, a lot of these characters have intentionally evolved away from the weirder Golden and Silver Age zaniness in their backstories and motivations, and many times that evolution has caused them to become more important as a symbol than the character originally could have been. Scottish comic book author Grant Morrison is known for culture-jamming and the constant reinvention of their work. Na Wonder Woman: Earth One List. Available for pre-order here in … Today marks the release of Wonder Woman: Earth One by writer Grant Morrison and artist Yanick Paquette, and with it comes a re-imagining of Wonder Woman's origins and a … Unfortunately, it did not meet my expectations. The backgrounds in this were beautiful. Beth then remembers how she created Wonder Woman's costume for her. The plot, per DC: Diana, now queen of the Amazons, must assemble the disparate Amazonian tribes for the first time in a millennium. Diana holds an assembly, praising her Amazonian home and their ways compared to "man's world", but her audience only offer criticism, with one asking "why can't you put a lasso 'round the whole world? Was it worth the wait? When Aquaman leaves for Atlantis and Hal goes to charge his ring, Diana and Oliver are left to face Sinestro in Gotham. General Darnell meets with Steve to tell him what's going on, and later Steve meets with Diana about Zeiko, but his words fall on deaf ears. It has a lot more overt sapphic tones than I've seen with Wonder Woman (but hardly surprising or shocking). I don't like many of the ideas he tries to espouse in his stories, and he tends to write the. While in the hospital, Diana finds many elderly women who are dying and begins to panic. They are also active in screenwriting. The Wonder Woman Earth One graphic novel completes the main DC Comics trinity that Morrison, at one time or another has revitalized by merging various of aspects of each characters from their storied pasts. Read Wonder Woman: Earth One Comic Online. Before she leaves, she spots a young Diana and asks who she is. ), and I'd say I was pretty disappointed in this one. She fights them off, then decides to leave. Many of these are controversial, yet rate in some of the most critically acclaimed and popular books. Batman: Earth One, Volume 2 - Written by Geoff Johns, with art by Gary Frank, Jon Sibal, and Brad Anderson. During World War II, Paula von Gunther leads the Nazis to their recently discovered Paradise Island to conquer it. Grant Morrison is a highly-acclaimed writer who is just hit-or-miss for me, and usually a miss. This decision came from Grant’s habit of going back and reading old stories about characters. This is my least favorite work from Morrison ever. Queen Hippolyta is being subdued by Hercules, who has chained her and wants to make her an example for the other Amazons, which are prisoners in a cage. In Wonder Woman: Earth One, Morrison aims to revive William Moulton Marston’s original ideals when he first put pen to paper and created the Wonder Woman. She grants him, just as Zeiko uses his post-hypnotic submission on Diana to lose her powers and will. The exact details of her early superhero career are unknown but it is safe to assume they are the same as her New Earth counterpart. The Marston’s undercut their Amazonian champion by self-doubts…. Wonder Woman: Earth One is a 2016 graphic novel from DC written by Grant Morrison and illustrated by Yanick Paquette. You can imagine how that could change a few things. We’d love your help. Diana wins, and claims Mala's swan plane. Great art, and a new approach to the WW mythos that helped me to make sense of it all. I mean its a Utopian all female society, so why wouldn't the women pair up together as partners and lovers? Wonder Woman – Earth 1 is an ongoing graphic novel series that depicts the origin story of Wonder Woman written by Grant Morrison. Diana flies Steve back to the United States and brings him to a hospital. The Untold Story of American Superheroines, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Wonder_Woman:_Earth_One&oldid=996554740, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 27 December 2020, at 08:37. In fact, she was devolved to the enchanted clay from which she was originally formed. The demigod Hercules has captured Queen Hippolyta and several other Amazons, degrading the queen in front of her subjects. I was not a fan of the artwork (it was not bad, but not to my tastes), the panels are all over the place with the floating Fates putting their 2 pence in ever few pages. 2.5 stars. Same goes for the Green Lantern EO books. The characters are just cardboard cutouts. The epic conclusion to the New York Times bestselling original graphic novel series from superstar and critically acclaimed duo Grant Morrison and Yanick Paquette, “Wonder Woman: Earth One Vol 3,” arrives on March 9, 2021! Back in the early 1940’s, William Marston and his wife, Elizabeth created Wonder Woman as proto-feminist icon – exhibiting force, strength and power – not de rigueur in terms of female assets back in the day – but made her more palatable by making her a heroic do-gooder babe. Diana begins her story by recalling a moment with Althea, keeper of the Purple Ray. 2 Set For August 2018 Release, "Wonder Woman: Earth One Vol. I decided to give it a try just because it was written by Grant Morrison and I ended up deciding not to read anything written by him ever again (Well, at least for a year.. Wonder Woman: Earth One #1 NEW YORK TIMES Bestseller! Be the first to ask a question about Wonder Woman. 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