Live in Chicago and want to start reading comic books but don’t know where or how to start? Overwhelmed or intimidated by the plethora of information and continuity available online? Need someone to talk one-on-one with to grasp this world? Maybe you’re in town for a week and don’t want to risk your local comic … More Chicago Comic Book Store Tour
A trend that’s been prevalent for years has been nagging at me lately—as well as since it started—comic book character and story run-down videos on YouTube. Ask yourself: Would I rather watch a movie or be told what happened? The correct answer—from my perspective—is watch. So, why have hundreds, maybe thousands, of YouTube channels popped up … More Why are comic book character rundowns popular?
5. The Wicked + The Divine: Greek mythology, reincarnation, fashion, and music fans should be driving to this comic in droves. Written by Kieron Gillen with art by Jamie McKelvie, The Wicked + The Divine experiments with a world where gods and goddesses are incarnated every nine years as humans. The populous is drawn to them and … More Top Five Current Ongoing Image Comics
Action Comics #987 Writer: Dan Jurgens Artist: Viktor Bogdanovic Colorist: Michael Spicer Inkers: Viktor Bogdanovic and Jonathan Glapion Cover: Nicholas Bradshaw Publisher: DC Comics Confronted with a crazed man with a gun and nowhere to go, a group of men are saved when Superman swoops in at the nick of time. The latest issue of Action Comics … More Superman vs. American ideals?
Ultimate Spider-Man Vol. 1 Writer: Brian Michael Bendis Artist: Mark Bagley Inker: Art Thibert Colorist: Steve Buccellato Letterer: Richard Starkings Cover Artist: Joe Quesada Editor: Ralph Macchio Publisher: Marvel Comics A welcome return home to Spider-Man’s roots, and a modern revisit and retelling origin story of one of Marvel’s finest. If an individual were to … More Retro Reviews: Ultimate Spider-Man Vol. 1
Hello loyal followers and newcomers. My apologies for not posting any reviews or editorials in the last couple months. I felt the need to let you know that I’m currently back in school and have recently started a new job as a reporter for my college newspaper. Needless to say, I’m extremely busy at the … More Taking a Hiatus
Warner Brothers'(WB) recent attempt at expanding their own superhero cinematic universe, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice(BvS), has become one of the most talked about, controversial, and polarizing films of all time. Sure there are people out there in the middle, or even liked the movie but do acknowledge its problems, however, those that I’ve … More Too Many Characters? Not the Problem with Batman v. Superman