Author: Rebecca Henely

The Wedding Issue: Big Barda and Scott Free

Aside from “Who would win in a fight?” nothing gets comic fans more heated than the question of whether or not superheroes should marry. In this mini-feature, former Bride Rebecca Henely-Weiss and her Maid of Honor Kayleigh Hearn take a trip down memory lane to the most significant times comic companies took the plunge and got their characters hitched! Did we like the couple? Did we like the dress? And more importantly … why did (or didn’t) the marriage last? Today we look at the wedding of Mister Miracle and Big Barda … The Couple: Big Barda and Scott...

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Rick and Morty #32: Get Outta My Dreams, Get Into My Space Car

Rick and Morty #32 Pamela Ribon (Writer), Erica Hayes (Artist), Katy Farina (Colorist) Oni Press November 29, 2017 The first episode I ever watched of Rick and Morty was “Raising Gazorpazorp.” While the show has since become one of my favorites my initial impression based on that episode was … not great. The main storyline where Morty’s sex robot gives birth to an alien that grows up within the span of a day with a biological imperative to conquer the Earth (despite Morty’s best efforts to be a good dad) is all in good fun. On the other hand,...

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Small Press Bites: SPX Edition

Small Press Expo might have been last month, but that doesn’t mean the books our writers picked up won’t be just as good this month! Kayleigh, Rebecca, and Kat highlight some of their purchases from the convention — maybe you’ll find a zine or two for yourself, too! God Dammit Kyle MacLachlan Maureen Sullivan (Editor and Artist), Kate Beller, Alex Fine, Janna Morton, Robin Savage, Michael B. Tager, Catherine Wang (All Contributors) September 2017 Perhaps no work of modern literature has spoken to my soul as deeply as the mini-comic God Dammit Kyle MacLachlan. Dedicated to the actor, part-time...

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The Wedding Issue: Archie and Betty and Veronica!

Aside from “Who would win in a fight?” nothing gets comic fans more heated than the question of whether Archie Andrews should be with Betty Cooper or Veronica Lodge. In this special edition of this mini-feature, recent Bride Rebecca Henely-Weiss and her Maid of Honor Kayleigh Hearn take a literal trip down Memory Lane to when Archie Comics put that question to rest by choosing one answer, then immediately choosing the other one. What do we think of the couples? The dresses? The…babies? Find out here! The Couples: Archie Andrews/Veronica Lodge and Archie Andrews/Betty Cooper Issues: Archie #600-606 Published:...

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The Wedding Issue: Donna Troy and Terry Long

Aside from “Who would win in a fight?” nothing gets comic fans more heated than the question of whether or not superheroes should marry. In this mini-feature, recent Bride Rebecca Henely-Weiss and her Maid of Honor Kayleigh Hearn take a trip down memory lane to the most significant times comic companies took the plunge and got their characters hitched! Did we like the couple? Did we like the dress? And more importantly… why did (or didn’t) the marriage last? Today we look at the wedding of Donna Troy and Terry Long … The Couple: Donna Troy and Terry Long...

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