Day: September 16, 2015

Tet #1 Variant Cover

Pre-Orders, Debt, Timekeeping: The Stressful Economics of Indie Comics

Today we’re talking about the absurd economics of comic books. It feels strange and rude, asking ugly questions about income and insider knowledge. But what does the readership of a comic know about the economics behind the book in their hand or on their screen? Not as much as they, or we, could–and that’s a shame, because ignorance…

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Get Your Game on Wednesday

Hidey ho, gaming lovelies! Fall has arrived in the Northeast and it’s perfect weather for outdoor tabletop gaming while sipping the pumpkin beverage of your choice. Quiet/Ocelot shower scene model swap No one knows why the assassin, Quiet, in Metal Gear Solid, runs around in a bikini outfit while the men are fully clothed. In…

Beauty and the Geek: Almost an Avenger with Kate Bishop Make-Up

Ever since Kate Bishops’ introduction in Allan Heinberg and Jim Cheung’s Young Avengers (2005), the character has only gained popularity. She took over the mantle of Hawkeye after Clint Barton’s death in Avengers: Disassembled and kept it after his return while he worked under the name Ronin, Kate Bishop has more earned the title of Hawkeye. In the popular series Hawkeye by…