Blue and Gold: Where The Two Best Friends Started

How did I miss this news when it first came out?! I don’t know, but either way, good friends Dan Jurgens and Ryan Sook will be bringing their story about also besties, Ted Kord (Blue Beetle) and Booster Gold to comic shops in July. It’s a comic I can’t...

DBZ: Buu’s Case For Best Villain In The Series

What was the first anime you watched? Well, you specifically might not have started with Dragon Ball Z like a large portion of anime fans (particularly in the United States), beginning with the mainstream series packed with action and an overwhelming amount of transformations and power-ups. It’s a highly acclaimed show,...

Spectre 1992: Hidden Gem? Or Just Another Average Comic?

Before diving into the third Volume of Spectre comics debuting in 1992, first, I must ask the question, “what do you think about comics from the nineties?” Well, I think it’s very hard to argue against the point that the nineties were a chaotic time for both Marvel and...

How Venom Bonded With Everything That Ever Lived

Venom, the parasitic jelly from space that has carved out its own section of the Marvel Comics mythos. The character has been popular since his first appearance in Amazing Spider-Man 360, but recently, the character has exploded into an A-lister. And as an A-lister, writers, and artists have been...

Heroes Reborn: Man, Do We Have A Mess Of A Reality On Our Hands

WARNING! SPOILERS AHEAD! DC’s New 52 and Rebirth sucks! Well, maybe not depending on who you’re talking to, but the bottom line is, changing a universe’s status quo can be quite risky. Sure, alternate realities are generally the way to go with storylines such as Flashpoint, Old Man Logan, and Incredible Hulk: Imperfect Future (Maestro) having...

The Beautiful Simplicity of the Punisher

The Punisher is a character etched into the fabric of comic book fandom, gathering a concentrated, undyingly loyal squadron of fans over the years. Unhinged, Frank Castle has been dismantling and brutalizing criminals since his debut in The Amazing Spider-Man 129 during the mid-seventies. Sure, other anti-heroes and vigilantes...