Archive for December, 2008

Yeah, yeah, enough with the puns, I got it. But honestly, if you haven’t read this 2006 Marvel Knights trade … you’re missing out on a brilliant book. The Sentry (New Avengers) belongs on any comic book fan’s bookshelf. (Thank you, Kate!) I love it, and I can tell you right now that this one […]


Mangalicious

30Dec08

While I am quite aware that “mangalicious” is not a word, I’m willing to extend the reaches of my use of the English language for its allowance when describing Chip Kidd’s Bat-Manga!: The Secret History of Batman in Japan. We’ve seen how well the splicing of anime and Batman turned out with summer’s amazing Gotham […]


I read this on /Film awhile back, and I totally flipped shit. I love Danny Boyle’s movie, Sunshine (starring Cillian Murphy)—it’s a great sci-fi/astronaut film that doesn’t fail to freak you out, change how you think about the sun, and make you appreciate the safety of earth. The musical score is by John Murphy and […]


This week features the first “Pilot” article over at Impulse; it focuses on the first issue of DC’s new VIGILANTE title. Let me know what you think! Remember, comments at the forum are encouraged and much appreciated. Enjoy! And check back at the end of each week for updates. No time? Subscribe to the Impulse […]


See what articles I wrote for the Girls Entertainment Network this week, and check back at the end of each week for GEN updates. Be sure to check out my interview with new comic book writer Greg Padilla and artist Aaron Pittman about their upcoming comic, BOKOR!


J. K. Rowling’s follow-up to the seven-novel Harry Potter series is the new book, The Tales of Beedle the Bard. The short version? Luckily for us, this book is only seven bucks on Amazon—and it’s worth every penny. Beedle the Bard is, unfortunately, too short of a book for its hype—or more specifically, the anticipation […]


Happy holidays, everyone! 🙂 As a lot of you know, The Spirit releases in theaters today. Now, even though I did the cosplay, I really have no interest in seeing the movie except that I’m a comic book fan, and I just should. So I’ll probably rent it (or better yet, find it hosted for […]