With comic books being more mainstream than ever, it’s no surprise that comic conventions, or Comic Cons, are extremely popular. But with the growing crowds of younger, inexperienced fans, it seems that the etiquette of con goers has declined. As well as the vendors themselves. And lets not forget all the possible distractions, like cosplayers, … Continue reading Pros And Cons Of Comic Conventions
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Comics based off of movies and television shows aren’t a new thing. As far back as the Golden Age you can find adaptations. A few of those adaptations even launched their own ongoing series. Sometimes those stories mattered and were included in what is called “cannon”. Other times those stories were just for fun, not … Continue reading Those Other Star Wars Comics
When it comes to super villains in comic books, the norm for the longest time was make them colorful looking so they pop of the page and don’t give them too complicated of a backstory. Simple and eye catching. Once television and animation became a factor, comic book fans were seeing their favorite characters acted … Continue reading Revamping Bat-Villains
At one point in time, the only way to enjoy your comic books was to sit down, hold them in your hands and turn the pages. Then, when it was time to put them away, you got up, grabbed a poly bag and board, slid your comic in and put it away, preferably in a … Continue reading The Changing World Of Comics
Comic books have given readers amazing characters and fantastic storylines. As time goes by and the decades pass, those characters and stories get retold, reimagined and sometimes retconned completely. It’s times like these that fan boys and girls across the land need a few tough as nails private eyes to gather the facts and deliver … Continue reading Our Most Wanted – Thanos
The X-Men are a team of superheroes appearing in a number of comic books published by Marvel. The X-Men are Mutants, a subspecies of humans who are born with superhuman abilities activated by the “X Gene”. The X-Men fight for peace and equality between normal humans and mutants in a world where anti-mutant bigotry is fierce and widespread. Created by writer Stan Lee and artist/co-writer Jack … Continue reading Our X-Men Moments…
Make DC Comics Great…Again? DC Comics Inc. is one of the largest and oldest comic book companies, producing material that takes place in the fictional DC Universe, featuring numerous iconic characters including: Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Green Lantern, The Flash, Swamp Thing, The Spectre, Hitman, Aquaman, Supergirl, Nightwing and Green Arrow! Not to mention teams such as the Justice League, the Justice Society of America, the Suicide Squad, and the Teen Titans, and … Continue reading How Do You Remember DC Comics?
That’s a nice collection of stones ‘ya got there. Power! Space! Reality! Time! Soul! Mind! What do they do? Where are they? Who has them? Which one is the prettiest? What’s the difference between the comics’ gems and the movies’ stones? Our OGs have stones ‘aplenty and are here to share them with you! Listen … Continue reading We’ve Got Some Stones!
With all the tv shows, movies, cartoons and video games using comic book related stories, it can be a near-impossible task to navigate and understand them all. That’s where WE come in. Mister X! A walking comic book database with a specific love for ALL things mutant! Pistol Danger! A man of action, fueled … Continue reading Welcome to My Big Fat Pull List!