Monthly Archives: September 2012

The Weekly Pull – 9/26/12 (Part 2)

    In part one, we looked at what DC and Boom Studios had to offer. Here in part two, we look at the efforts from Marvel and IDW. Includes CAPTAIN MARVEL #4, THE PUNISHER #16, AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #694, and STAR … Continue reading

Posted in Columns, The Weekly Pull | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Weekly Pull – 9/26/12 (Part 1)

   Heavy week we have here, partly due to my own adventurous spirit causing me to get no less than three additional books that would require first impressions. But before we even get to that, we’ll be looking at the … Continue reading

Posted in Columns, The Weekly Pull | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

News & Views – The Amethyst Controversy, and The End of Amazing Spider-Man

  We’re walking on eggshells today, as well as getting things to up to speed on another thing. It’s time to talk about a surprisingly hot topic concerning DC’s recent release of Sword of Sorcery featuring Amethyst, as well as … Continue reading

Posted in Columns, News & Views | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

First Impressions – WOMANTHOLOGY: SPACE #1

Womanthology is a project created by various female comic creators of various skill levels, who submit short stories that are collected into a graphic novel. The first such graphic novel was Heroic: A Womanthology, which was notable also for being … Continue reading

Posted in Columns, First Impressions | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

First Impressions – SWORD OF SORCERY #0

The next new series I’ll be introducing are a departure from my usual fare. It’s time for more competent portrayal of the fairer sex with this and the new series I’ll be looking at after. First up, SWORD OF SORCERY … Continue reading

Posted in Columns, First Impressions | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

The Weekly Pull – 9/19/12

    Got me a brand new computer, though I’m still trying to get all the programs I need up and running; especially a serviceable video editing program. Nonetheless, we’re onto the pull list and it’s a short one. Includes GREEN … Continue reading

Posted in Columns, The Weekly Pull | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

In Retrospect – RESURRECTION MAN #0-12

One of the most surprising books to come out of the New 52 first wave, RESURRECTION MAN was the – for lack of a better word – resurrection of the nineties comic series of the same name. It tells the … Continue reading

Posted in Columns, In Retrospect | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

The Weekly Pull – 9/12/12 (Part 2)

     More balanced this week, and more varied too. In part one, we looked at the books from DC and Dark Horse. Here in part 2, we examine the offerings from Marvel and Valiant. Includes SCARLET SPIDER #9, WINTER SOLDIER … Continue reading

Posted in Columns, The Weekly Pull | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

The Weekly Pull – 9/12/12 (Part 1)

     In part one, Zero Month continues at DC comics, where we see the end to two series. Also something from Dark Horse. We’ll be looking at BATMAN #0, DEMON KNIGHTS #0, RESURRECTION MAN #0, THE SHADE #12, and THE … Continue reading

Posted in Columns, The Weekly Pull | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

The Weekly Pull – 9/5/12 (Part 2)

   After the extended bout of zeros in part one, part two is a welcome break with only three books from Marvel comics. Includes THE DEFENDERS #10, THE PUNISHER #15, and AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #693.

Posted in Columns, The Weekly Pull | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment