Tag Archives: DC Comics

RIP George Perez

I hope the world gives me a break for a while on all these damned obits I’ve been writing as another great in comic books passed Friday. Sadly, George’s passing was a matter of when since he had been diagnosed … Continue reading

Posted in Comic Books | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

RIP Neal Adams

Yet another sad passing I found out later, thanks a lot New York Times! But, better late than never. The legendary comic-book artist Neal Adams died last Saturday at age 80 and for us nerds, he was a big deal. Back … Continue reading

Posted in Comic Books | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Welcome to November 2021!

Originally I was going to celebrate the fortieth anniversary of Call of Cthulhu debuting as a roleplaying game but it wouldn’t be sincere. I’ve only played the game a few times and I am trying to get more familiar with it because … Continue reading

Posted in Comic Books, TV | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Welcome to November 2021!

So far the Snyder Cut is rather weird

Jennifer split for Padre to have a long weekend with her mom, daughter and friend so I decided to use the time to finally watch the long awaited Snyder Cut of the terrible Justice League. Hmm. I wasn’t expecting this cameo … Continue reading

Posted in Comic Books, Humor, Movies, On the TV, Pictures | Tagged , | Comments Off on So far the Snyder Cut is rather weird

Wonder Woman 1984: needs more development/editing

It’s a good thing AT&T prepared for a beating by going with this sequel via streaming because 84 was another mediocre DC movie. What a pisser, I really liked the first one plus I was looking forward to the next chapter … Continue reading

Posted in Comic Books, Movies, Pandemic Theater | Tagged , , | Comments Off on Wonder Woman 1984: needs more development/editing

RIP Denny O’Neil

Another legendary person who helped mold modern comic books passed away peacefully in his sleep. Denny was a vanguard when it came to writing. Unlike many of his contemporaries at DC Comics, he was a journalist before contributing to Green Lantern … Continue reading

Posted in Comic Books | Tagged , , | Comments Off on RIP Denny O’Neil

DC Comics and Diamond part ways

Yesterday, DC announced that it will have all its comic books, novels, etc. distributed by two new companies this Summer. For over 25 years, Diamond Comic Distributors has been the sole solution if you buy your stuff from direct-sales stores … Continue reading

Posted in Comic Books | Tagged , , | Comments Off on DC Comics and Diamond part ways

Joker: Worth Seeing

I ran out of true Horror movies to review for this October but given how the last couple years have been a shit show under Orange Foolius, I think this interpretation fits the bill. In short, I liked it immensely … Continue reading

Posted in In Theaters, Movies | Tagged , , | Comments Off on Joker: Worth Seeing

RIP Ernie Colón

Another great guy who worked in Comic Books passed away last week. I never gave his heritage any thought because he went by the Anglo version of Ernesto, ergo, he was an American like Jack “The King” Kirby (Jewish) or … Continue reading

Posted in Comic Books | Tagged , , | Comments Off on RIP Ernie Colón

Welcome to July with a shift in timeliness

For the last couple months I have been digging out slowly while sticking mostly to the chronological series of events with the exception of keeping the header art, color scheme and my exercise progression updated. Given the events of last … Continue reading

Posted in Comic Books, Movies, News, The Site | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Welcome to July with a shift in timeliness

Shazam! (aka Captain Marvel): Worth Seeing

Finally another notch in the win column for DC. It accompanies Wonder Woman and not the dreadful Justice League, Batman v. Superman, Man of Steel or the by-the-numbers Aquaman. A less-serious adaptation of their Captain Marvel (known as Shazam by stupid people … Continue reading

Posted in Comic Books, In Theaters, Movies | Tagged , | Comments Off on Shazam! (aka Captain Marvel): Worth Seeing

Aquaman: Worth Seeing*

I initiate Aquaman with an asterisk because it’s good but it just isn’t terribly original while succeeding in making one of DC’s least interesting superheroes watchable, today, in a few years I doubt it. Sure, the character started becoming more appealing when … Continue reading

Posted in Comic Books, In Theaters, Movies | Tagged , | Comments Off on Aquaman: Worth Seeing*

RIP Norm Breyfogle

Norm passed away a couple months ago but he’s worth mentioning because his Batman comics were a big part of my life when I was a collector. His style was very loose with the cape flowing when Batman was jumping … Continue reading

Posted in Comic Books | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on RIP Norm Breyfogle

Wonder Woman doesn’t take crap…

…or more appropriately, some creep trying to grab her just because he’s allegedly good at making deals with Themyscira. I think the Amazons would probably go back into hiding since the West is losing its collective mind given the US … Continue reading

Posted in Comic Books, Cool, Shirts | Tagged , | Comments Off on Wonder Woman doesn’t take crap…

Teen Titans Go! To the Movies: Streaming

Movie number one for my birthday double feature had to be this on its opening weekend. I readily admit the humorous version is growing on me via Hulu. I remain a fan of the serious version first and will always … Continue reading

Posted in Comic Books, In Theaters, Movies | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Teen Titans Go! To the Movies: Streaming