TOP 5 COMICS TO BUY – 01/22/20: TRIAGE & HEIST

TOP 5 COMICS TO BUY – 01/22/20: TRIAGE & HEIST

Wednesday is here again, which means a new week for new comics (TRIAGE & HEIST). If you are like me, you may still have a stack of comics that haven’t been read from last week, but how can anyone fault us for reading. Here is a list of books I will be picking up at my local comic shop. Read more

Fight To The Death: Joaquin Phoenix’ Joker Vs. Heath Ledger’s Joker

Fight To The Death: Joaquin Phoenix’ Joker Vs. Heath Ledger’s Joker

Fight to The Death is an ongoing feature where staffers and readers get to vote and explain why one film is better than the other OR whether one fictional character would be able to kill another. This month’s featured rumble is Joaquin Phoenix’ Joker versus the late Heath Ledger’s Joker. Voting closes February 14th! Read more

TOP 5 COMICS TO BUY – 01/15/20: MIDNIGHT VISTA & RED MOTHER

TOP 5 COMICS TO BUY – 01/15/20: MIDNIGHT VISTA & RED MOTHER

Wednesday is here again, which means a new week for new comics (MIDNIGHT VISTA & RED MOTHER). If you are like me, you may still have a stack of comics that haven’t been read from last week, but how can anyone fault us for reading. Here is a list of books I will be picking up at my local comic shop. Read more

TOP 5 COMICS TO BUY – 01/01/20: STAR WARS & OLYMPIA

TOP 5 COMICS TO BUY – 01/01/20: STAR WARS & OLYMPIA

Wednesday is here again, which means a new week for new comics (STAR WARS & OLYMPIA). If you are like me, you may still have a stack of comics that haven’t been read from last week, but how can anyone fault us for reading. Here is a list of books I will be picking up at my local comic shop. Read more

Top 10 Comics of 2019 Featuring INVISIBLE KINGDOM, SENTIENT & THESE SAVAGE SHORES

Top 10 Comics of 2019 Featuring INVISIBLE KINGDOM, SENTIENT & THESE SAVAGE SHORES

As 2019 comes to close, it is time for review some of the best comic series that came out this year, including Invisible Kingdom, Sentient and These Savage Shores. These are in alphabetical order, as I believe all the books, along with their creators and publishers, deserve equal praise. Read below for the full list.
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TOP 5 COMICS TO BUY – 12/11/19: RED MOTHER & SERA AND THE ROYAL STARS

TOP 5 COMICS TO BUY – 12/11/19: RED MOTHER & SERA AND THE ROYAL STARS

Wednesday is here again, which means a new week for new comics (RED MOTHER & SERA AND THE ROYAL STARS). If you are like me, you may still have a stack of comics that haven’t been read from last week, but how can anyone fault us for reading. Here is a list of books I will be picking up at my local comic shop. Read more

TOP 5 COMICS TO BUY – 11/27/19 : CURSE WORDS & THE PLOT

TOP 5 COMICS TO BUY – 11/27/19 : CURSE WORDS & THE PLOT

Wednesday is here again, which means a new week for new comics (CURSE WORDS & THE PLOT). If you are like me, you may still have a stack of comics that haven’t been read from last week, but how can anyone fault us for reading. Here is a list of books I will be picking up at my local comic shop. Read more

TOP 5 COMICS TO BUY – 11/20/19: OLYMPIA & MONEY SHOT

TOP 5 COMICS TO BUY – 11/20/19: OLYMPIA & MONEY SHOT

Wednesday is here again, which means a new week for new comics (OLYMPIA & MONEY SHOT). If you are like me, you may still have a stack of comics that haven’t been read from last week, but how can anyone fault us for reading. Here is a list of books I will be picking up at my local comic shop. Read more

TOP 5 COMICS TO BUY – 11/13/19: FAR SECTOR & BLACK STARS ABOVE

TOP 5 COMICS TO BUY – 11/13/19: FAR SECTOR & BLACK STARS ABOVE

Wednesday is here again, which means a new week for new comics (FAR SECTOR & BLACK STARS ABOVE). If you are like me, you may still have a stack of comics that haven’t been read from last week, but how can anyone fault us for reading. Here is a list of books I will be picking up at my local comic shop. Read more

TOP 5 COMICS TO BUY – 10/30/19: THE PLOT & INVISIBLE KINGDOM

TOP 5 COMICS TO BUY – 10/30/19: THE PLOT & INVISIBLE KINGDOM

Wednesday is here again, which means a new week for new comics (THE PLOT & INVISIBLE KINGDOM). If you are like me, you may still have a stack of comics that haven’t been read from last week, but how can anyone fault us for reading. Here is a list of books I will be picking up at my local comic shop. Read more

TOP 5 COMICS TO BUY – 10/23/19: MONEY SHOT & TOMMY GUN WIZARDS

TOP 5 COMICS TO BUY – 10/23/19: MONEY SHOT & TOMMY GUN WIZARDS

Wednesday is here again, which means a new week for new comics (MONEY SHOT & TOMMY GUN WIZARDS). If you are like me, you may still have a stack of comics that haven’t been read from last week, but how can anyone fault us for reading. Here is a list of books I will be picking up at my local comic shop. Read more

TOP 5 COMICS TO BUY – 10/16/19: SOMETHING IS KILLING THE CHILDREN & CREATURE FEATURE

TOP 5 COMICS TO BUY – 10/16/19: SOMETHING IS KILLING THE CHILDREN & CREATURE FEATURE

Wednesday is here again, which means a new week for new comics (SOMETHING IS KILLING THE CHILDREN & CREATURE FEATURE). If you are like me, you may still have a stack of comics that haven’t been read from last week, but how can anyone fault us for reading. Here is a list of books I will be picking up at my local comic shop. Read more

5 COMICS TO ORDER – FINAL ORDER CUTOFF (FOC) 10/07/19: BASKETFUL OF HEADS & KILLADELPHIA

5 COMICS TO ORDER – FINAL ORDER CUTOFF (FOC) 10/07/19: BASKETFUL OF HEADS & KILLADELPHIA

In an effort to promote pre-ordering comics through your LCS (Local Comics Shop), I put together a post featuring 5 comics to that you should not overlook. Please remember September 30th is the last day to order books like BASKETFUL OF HEADS #1 & KILLADELPHIA #1, and are due for release in late October.

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Riveting ‘Joker’ is No Laughing Matter (Review)

Riveting ‘Joker’ is No Laughing Matter (Review)

Joker is without a doubt the most daring movie to come out with DC Comics associated with a property. While Joker features no superheroes who can talk to fish, or a failed team up of superheroes that will drive a group of rabid fans to demand to see some director’s cut they think exists locked away in a vault hundreds of feet below the Warner Brothers studio lot, there is plenty of risk with associated with this property. It’s a mid-size budgeted comic book movie that features no action sequences, spiffy visual effects, or Bat signal, and is also carries an R rating. It comes from director Todd Phillips, whose biggest titles are The Hangover movies and Old School. And finally, it’s another incarnation of the Clown Prince of Crime, whose previous iterations include a couple that are heralded as some of the best ever villain characters on film. But against all odds, Joker defies expectations and is one of the most memorable comic book adaptations in recent memory, thanks to a powerhouse performance from Joaquin Phoenix and confident direction from Phillips.

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