• Last Week’s Episode: [Hums Spider-Man Theme]

    Last Week’s Episode: [Hums Spider-Man Theme]

    Lo, was it only yesterday a Marvel movie to end all Marvel movie was released? And yet here were are again, the afternoon of another Spider-Man. Let’s lead with that.

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  • Garcia and Picolo’s Teen Titans: Raven Soars with Ease

    Garcia and Picolo’s Teen Titans: Raven Soars with Ease

    Teen Titans: Raven David Calderon (colourist), Kami Garcia (writer), Tom Napolitano (letterer)  and Gabriel Picolo with Jon Sommariva and Emma Kubert (artists) DC Ink (a DC Comics imprint) July 2, 2019 In March 2015, I hosted a Gotham Academy roundtable featuring five book bloggers. We discussed their limited experience with comics, if the series was great for

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  • Birds of a Feather Flock to Xena: Warrior Princess #3

    Birds of a Feather Flock to Xena: Warrior Princess #3

    Xena: Warrior Princess #3 Vita Ayala (writer), Triona Farrell (cover), Paulina Ganucheau (cover), Emanuela Lupacchino (cover), David Mack (cover), Ariana Maher (lettering), Rebecca Nalty (colors), Jordi Pérez (art) Dynamite Comics June 12th, 2019 I don’t know if my gushing is getting repetitive here, but gush I must, and as loudly and proudly as possible. Xena:

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  • IDW Pubwatch July 2019

    IDW Pubwatch July 2019

    Welcome to the July IDW Pubwatch! I’ve recently taken over the IDW Pubwatch and I couldn’t be more excited. It’s been a busy month at IDW and I’ve got all the interesting news coming out of the publishing house as well as tons of IDW comic book reviews. Plus, I have a selection of my

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  • 2019 Hugo Award Reviews: Novelettes

    2019 Hugo Award Reviews: Novelettes

    Welcome to the second of our series examining the prose stories that are competing at this year’s Hugo Awards for science fiction and fantasy. The previous post covered the Best Short Story category. Now, let us raise the wordcount and enter Best Novelette, honouring stories of between 7,500 and 17,500 words in length…

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  • Dalí and the Marx Brothers Cook Up the Delicious Giraffes on Horseback Salad

    Dalí and the Marx Brothers Cook Up the Delicious Giraffes on Horseback Salad

    Giraffes on Horseback Salad Josh Frank (writer), Tim Heidecker (writer), Manuela Pertega (artist) Quirk Books April 2019 Giraffes on Horseback Salad Total Time: 224 pages Ingredients: 1 Surrealist painter 3 Marx Brothers 1 Lobster phone 3 Songs 1 Stout and oyster bath Directions: HONK! And serve.

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  • The Extraordinary Cassie Anderson

    The Extraordinary Cassie Anderson

    Basil is an ordinary princess, but her creator, Cassie Anderson, is anything but. A freelance artist from Portland, Oregon, she’s got her name on not one, but two new books from Dark Horse Publishing this year. The second volume of Lifeformed, which features Anderson’s art and lettering, will be out in September, and her own

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  • Previously on Comics: Wrath

    Previously on Comics: Wrath

    Good morning! Wrath month has begun. Last week, Marvel announced that they’re providing one-act plays starring their characters for high school drama classes to put on. Part of that announcement includes that “licensing fees will be kept reasonable,” because apparently Marvel literally has not heard of doing a good thing for a good thing’s sake.

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