Category: comics

Comics and graphic novels and manga, etc.

On Goodreads: The Flash v1

The Flash, Vol. 1: Move Forward by Francis Manapul My rating: 4 of 5 stars The Flash is like the… read more On Goodreads: The Flash v1

On Goodreads: Teen Titans v2

Teen Titans, Vol. 2: The Culling by Scott Lobdell My rating: 2 of 5 stars Maybe it’s because I haven’t… read more On Goodreads: Teen Titans v2

On Goodreads: Domovoi

Domovoi by Peter Bergting My rating: 2 of 5 stars I’m part of the group on Goodreads.com that really wanted… read more On Goodreads: Domovoi

On Goodreads: Mr Punch

The Tragical Comedy or Comical Tragedy of Mr. Punch by Neil Gaiman My rating: 5 of 5 stars I really… read more On Goodreads: Mr Punch

So I Survived the Zombie Apocalypse

The Return of the Living Dead was my introduction to zombie movies. It had an amazing soundtrack. 45 Grave’s “Partytime”… read more So I Survived the Zombie Apocalypse

Atsushi Ohkubo’s B. Ichi Volume One

WARNING! Possible SPOILERS! The Soul Eater anime put out by Funimation was my introduction to the work of Atsushi Ohkumbo…. read more Atsushi Ohkubo’s B. Ichi Volume One

My First Otakon

This year Otakon celebrated its 20th anniversary and I celebrated my first Otakon! According to Wikipedia, Otakon is “one of… read more My First Otakon

Scott Snyder’s American Vampire Volume 5

The Meteors playing “My Daddy is a Vampire” to clips of Christopher Lee (my favorite Dracula). WARNING: SPOILERS! The fifth… read more Scott Snyder’s American Vampire Volume 5

Osamu Tezuka’s Book of Human Insects

This animated film by Charlie Ramos is one of my favorite portrayals of Gregor. WARNING: SPOILERS! Where Kafka’s Gregor struggled… read more Osamu Tezuka’s Book of Human Insects

Goodreads Review: American Vampire Volume 4

American Vampire, Vol. 4 by Scott Snyder My rating: 4 of 5 stars I don’t remember the previous volumes well… read more Goodreads Review: American Vampire Volume 4

Goodreads Review: Fables Volume 16

Fables, Vol. 16: Super Team by Bill Willingham My rating: 5 of 5 stars I picked up Fables, Volume 16… read more Goodreads Review: Fables Volume 16

Arkham City and The Black Mirror

ImaJunation’s Bad Days is one of my favorite sources for superhero parodies. POSSIBLE SPOILERS WARNING! I liked the movies (the… read more Arkham City and The Black Mirror

Mike Carey and Peter Gross’ Unwritten

The Neverending Story is my first thing that came to my mind when I thought about the stories I’ve read… read more Mike Carey and Peter Gross’ Unwritten

Goodreads Review: “You Must Be This Happy To Enter”

You Must Be This Happy to Enter by Elizabeth Crane My rating: 4 of 5 stars I kept hearing Alison… read more Goodreads Review: “You Must Be This Happy To Enter”

Goodreads Review: “Fell: Feral City”

Fell, Volume 1: Feral City by Warren Ellis My rating: 4 of 5 stars Fell was among four graphic novels… read more Goodreads Review: “Fell: Feral City”

Brian Wood, Channel Zero, DMZ, and United We Stand

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XamOeEit484&version=3&hl=en_US&rel=0] WARNING: Possible Spoilers! I am a new Brian Wood fan. DMZ was my introduction to his writing. I… read more Brian Wood, Channel Zero, DMZ, and United We Stand

50something Spider-man

WARNING: POSSIBLE SPOILERS! Spider-man is 50 this year. It’s weird knowing he is just a few years older than me…. read more 50something Spider-man

Daytripper: Recommended Reading for Dads

If I were to put together a “Recommended Reading” list for dads, Fàbio Moon and Gabriel Bà’s Daytripper would definitely… read more Daytripper: Recommended Reading for Dads

Romeo and Juliet: Adaptations

It was Baz Luhrmann’s movie adaptation of Romeo and Juliet that reignited my love of Shakespeare. Even before I read… read more Romeo and Juliet: Adaptations

Spidey, Skinny Guys, and Me

When I saw that video of Andrew Garfield, dressed in that drugstore Spiderman costume, speaking so frenetically about his relationship… read more Spidey, Skinny Guys, and Me