That header, the title above, seems strange to type out and read – saying it and hearing myself say it is even stranger. At this point I have to admit even I’m not sure if I’m being sarcastic or not. … Continue reading 2016 – A Pretty Good Year?
The Illuminati #1 (MARVEL, 2016)
STORY : Joshua Williamson
ART : Shawn Crystal
There have been other Marvel series bearing this name, This is the recent one where supervillainThe Hood tries to recruit Titania and a bunch of villains to form his own evil Illuminati Continue reading “REVIEW: The Illuminati (Marvel, 2015)”
Devi: Rebirth #1 (Graphic India) STORY: Siddharth Kotian ART : Mukesh Singh (art), Nanjan J (colours) & Jenny Frison (cover) This issue marks a revival of a relatively in-limbo character of Devi by Graphic India. Originally published by someone else … Continue reading REVIEW: Devi: Rebirth #1 (Graphic India, 2016)
All-Star Batman #1 (DC Comics) STORY : Scott Snyder ART : John Romita Jr. (pencils), Danny Miki (inks) & Dean White (colours) Post his swan-song over on the main Batman book before the big DC Rebirth rebootage, Scott Snyders not … Continue reading REVIEW: All-Star Batman #1 (DC Comics, 2016)
Well so I read a few of these article in quick succession today and the thought that immediately jumped across my mind was: Damn! Pokemon is not only helping save lives but also helping police clear out old cases! Check … Continue reading CSI: Pokemon GO?
I received this video clip on my phone and in a rare instance, really wanted to share it (originally from Huffpost somewhere/when). A photographer named Platon talks about how a photograph he took without even realising some details about what … Continue reading The power of a picture to open minds.
The Flintstones #1 (DC Comics)
STORY : Mark Russell
ART : Steve Pugh (interior art) and Chris Chuckry (colours)
One of the latest efforts in the DC Comics company-wide revamp has been to take old Hanna-Barbera cartoons and, well, revamp them for a new age and a new audience. Now the warning sign in these situations usually is that some things were fun because of what they were and changing them too much can make them nothing but hollow reimaginings that might have been better as purely new concepts with new characters instead of pandering to nostalgia – THIS to me is the big “?” when it comes to these new Hanna-Barbera titles. Continue reading “REVIEW: The Flintstones #1 (DC Comics, 2016)”