Had a really great day in Chicago yesterday! Bought comics, toys, and had a great dinner/drinks with some great people. One of the things I got while shopping was this really great old-school Shazam set with Billy Batson and Captain Marvel. It comes with this little diorama where you can switch them back and forth. […]

Midnighter Will Kick Your Ass

Or, “In Praise of Midnighter And Why We Need More Damn Books Like This, Please” The first thing I did when I got back from the comic book shop today was read the last issue (sniff) of Midnighter. Okay, that’s a lie. I tried to mow the lawn a bit before the rain started up. But […]

Top 10 Ways To Improve Supergirl For Season 2

So, I often get gushy about Supergirl. Because I love the show, warts and all. And I don’t think the warts are particularly large, but they are there, and in many cases it’s holding the show back from achieving its full potential. So, humbly submitted, my top 10 things to improve Supergirl in season 2, […]

New Comics I’ve Read – 7/26/15

This time I’ve got spoiler-free capsule reviews of The Spirit, Prez, Archie and Lando!  The Spirit #1 – This series from Dynamite celebrates the 75th anniversary of Will Eisner’s classic character. My own history with The Spirit is pretty spotty. I’ve read stories here and there and have almost always enjoyed them, I just haven’t […]