NYCC 2012 Day 3 – All this, plus Cosplay of the Day

Saturday at Comic Con There is very little in life that can prepare you for a Saturday at Comic Con. Maybe a rush hour 4 train, when there is home game at Yankee Stadium, or Times Square at midnight on December 31st? Let’s just say it takes a bit of stamina to get through the day. What’s the highlight of the day, well attending the IDW Publishing panel, talking Doctor Who with Andy Diggle, the … Continue reading

The New 52 – Running Down Week 1 of the DC Relaunch

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It’s been a pretty busy here in Geeksville, what with a whole new DC universe to look over. I’ll go into more detail soon, but I just wanted to run thru the first offerings of DC’s relaunched line, ranking them first to worst with some quick thoughts, so let’s get right to it, huh? Now in general I was very satisfied with the first week of the New 52.   If I had unlimited funds, I … Continue reading

Read of the Week – 5/18/11

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BOOSTER GOLD #44 Story: Dan Jurgens Art: Dan Jurgens, Norm Rapmund Cover: Dan Jurgens, Norm Rapmund Publisher: DC A $2.99 Comic 32 pgs Sure there are a lot of reasons I may have chosen this book to be my Read of the Week. It’s the first tie in book to this summer’s event series – Flashpoint.  This issue is also marks the return of Booster Gold creator Dan Jurgens to the series. Of course it … Continue reading

Read of the Week! 4/27/11

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JUSTICE LEAGUE Generation Lost #24 Story: Judd Winick Pencils: Aaron Lopresti Inks: Matt Ryan Cover: Dustin Nguyen Alt Cover: Kevin Maguire & HiFi Publisher: DC A $4.99 Comic 48 pgs It’s on. Finally. The JLI vs. Max Lord. God I wish the current JLA book was this good. But I am not going to waste your time complaining about the state of the JLA, your hear to read what I have to say about the … Continue reading

Exile’s Read of the Week 3/9/11

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SUPERBOY #5 Story: Jeff Lemire Art: Pier Gallo Cover: Eddy Barrows, JP Mayer & Grant Alternate Cover: Francis Manapul Publisher: DC A $2.99 Comic It was a particularly good week for comics, and picking a Read of the Week was a difficult one. (Unlike the past couple of weeks, where, while decent, there was no one book that jumped out as a clear choice, for me. I’ll be honest, it wasn’t the race (and I … Continue reading