Beyond Rebirths and Civil Wars, there are whole worlds to explore in the pages of comics and graphic novels. While DC has its Rebirth, Marvel slogs through its second Civil War – an interesting story, but one that’s been buried by tie-ins. (See below for one really stand-out moment.) Meanwhile the ‘indie’ scene is knocking out of the park. Take a look at some of my new and old…
A plea to forgive and forget the mistakes of the New 52 is the message behind DC’s Rebirth – a largely positive move, with one unfortunate design flaw.
Since starting at Golden Apple, a number of comic books I’ve picked up feature female protagonists from various walks of life – and they’re getting all the buzz.
Instead of criticizing the Sochi Winter Olympics, people of the internet should compete in online events to prove their superiority.
The second I make something a part of my life, it’s abducted in the dead of night, never to be seen again.
It’s 2014, time for Oscar categories to reflect what we’re all really thinking about the entertainment industry.
Before the internet was really the internet, computers were for playing games that hid education behind weird 8-bit characters.
We’ve got manic MMA Sherlock. We’ve got Sherlock-in-America with gender-bent Watson and Moriarty. We’ve got a modern day Sherlock obsessed with texting who recently dumped his boyfriend by faking suicide. You could even argue we have a time-traveling Sherlock whose Moriarty is headless and rides a horse. Now that we have actual permission to play with the characters as much as we like, what else should we do with the consulting detective and his long-suffering partner?
When dealing with things straight out of myth, folklore, and legends, it’s important to have a bookworm or two on your side.
With ‘Broadchurch: America’ on the horizon, we can probably expect more innocent British dramas to be dragged across the ocean for incomplete makeovers.