The Demolished Man by Alfred Bester (Book Review)

Spiders’ Storybook Scrutinies The Demolished Man by Alfred Bester My rating : 4.5 of 5 stars I was never aware of Alfred Bester beyond knowing the name in passing, being a fan of science fiction for so long – but eventually I decided to try out this book with a plot most intriguing. Our primary character/protagonist and…

All the buzz on “MARVEL NOW!” in one place! (Comic Addicts)

As we move now well past the halfway mark of Avengers vs. X-Men (a.k.a AvX) and head into the final stretch of this marathon of mindless mauling, big news arrives. The good folks over at Marvel Comics have announced a huge new “game-changing” move they are calling Marvel Now! that will start to build momentum…

Reviewed : Transmetropolitan Vol. 1 – Back on the Street

Transmetropolitan, Vol. 1: Back on the Street by Warren Ellis (Publisher : DC/Vertigo) “After years of self imposed exile from a civilisation rife with degradation and indecency, cynical journalist Spider Jerusalem is forced to return to a job he hates and a city he loathes. Working as an investigative reporter for the newspaper The Word,…

15 Hottest Movie and TV Cat-suits (Part 1)

The Avengers‘s has been rocking the record books and the much anticipated The Dark Knight Rises is on the horizon to possibly break even more of them. One big thing that they both share in common? Each has a lovely leading lady kicking arse in the quintessential cat-suits that all the coolest and most bad-ass…

Review: Captain Gravity And The Power Of The Vril (ComicAddicts)

Captain Gravity And The Power Of The Vril!! Sounds like something out of a 1940’s or 50’s television or radio serial doesn’t it? You can almost imagine the guy shouting “Same Vril time! Same Vril Channel!” at the end of every episode. And you really almost can, until you sit down and read this wonderful…