After WATCHMEN shattered all the barriers of how human superheroes could actually be in comics, all bets were off. In the past two decades, we’ve seen super beings be all things to all people, in a way.
So it’s not exactly groundbreaking that WELCOME TO TRANQUILITY envisions retired superheroes living in a California town. That’s not what makes it so intriguing; what’s so fun about it is writer Gail Simone’s effortless way of making superheroics seem so normal and so interesting at the same time. She’s a veteran of the gen