When I started blogging at Pronto way, waaaaay back in 2013, my first post out of the gate was about Omega the Unknown—one of the more obscure comics properties a body could find. Continue reading “Decay Meets the Mad Viking”
Dear friends, we are gathered here today to say goodbye to a cherished loved one: Continue reading Funeral for a Friend
Happy Birthday to Jack Kirby! The King would have been 97 years old were he alive today. Continue reading Happy Birthday Jack Kirby!
Speaking recently of the Super Friends, I was reminded of this little artifact (which I had to go digging for) Continue reading Cosmic Legends of the Universe!
Catching up with some old (Super) Friends Continue reading “That Time Is NOW!”
So Guardians wound up making $94 mil. Continue reading Guardians Fallout
It’s been a topic of discussion in comics-geek circles for a while now: What can we expect from the upcoming film, Guardians of the Galaxy? Continue reading Guardians of the Box Office
Several weeks ago, in my epic-length Gwen Stacy post, I lamented the current state of the comics business, with its creative emphasis on darkness and death and its over reliance on cheap stunts to push sales. Continue reading Darkness on the Edge of Town
Allow me to say this up front: Buckle up folks, as this will likely devolve into an epic-length analysis and/or rant. Don’t say I didn’t warn you. [EDIT: A hair over 20,000 words here at final count, ladies and gentlemen; proceed at your own risk!] Continue reading Sex, Lies, and Comic Books: The Gwen Stacy Murder Case, Reopened
Alright, so this next post is only comics-related in the most tangential of ways, but cut me some slack, willya? It’s Father’s Day! Continue reading Father’s Day 2014