It all started with X-Men vs. Street Fighter, two universes collided and no one’s quarters were safe. When the games expanded further, fans of both sides were playing out fantasy matchups such as Deadpool vs. Ken, Akuma vs. Magneto, Captain America vs. Ryu. With Marvel once again licensing its characters to video game developers, Capcom […]
Alex Lu explores the rhythm of MISTER MIRACLE #2 and the incredible lettering in Dark Nights: Metal #2
That’s far from a bad thing. When it was first shown at PlayStation Experience, Uncharted: The Lost Legacy filled me with both hope and fear. The Uncharted game series developer, Naughty Dog, currently holds the distinction of being the premier studio in video games. Last year’s Uncharted 4: A Theif’s End gave the beloved Nathan Drake […]
In June 2016, DC Comics kicked off the start of its Rebirth initiative. After a wave of criticism surrounding the way they have treated their characters’ rich histories since 2011’s New 52 relaunch, DC has decided to rebrand. They hope that by restoring their characters’ pasts, they will restore readers’ faith in them as well. […]
Did you see Spider-Man Homecoming? We did and it was awesome. Marvel is delivering on that Spider-Man high this week with Spider-Men II #1 giving readers what they’ve wanted since Miles Morales came to the main Marvel Universe a couple years ago now. After the conclusion of the first Spider-Men mini-series writer Brian Michael Bendis […]
It’s been a lunar cycle but we’re reviewing #1’s again. As we ease back into the swing of new comics and prepare for the onslaught of SDCC next week, one book got picked out above others to be put through my cynicism. Aspen Comics latest superstar in the making Siya Oum gives readers her second […]
Writers: Kyle Baker (and art!), Jeff Whitman, Ray Fawkes Art: Jolyon Yates Colors: Laurie E. Smith, Matt Herms Lettering: Janice Chiang & Calvin Louie As a late twenty-something, my memories of watching Gumby on TV are sketchy at best. I definitely remember watching the adventures of Gumby and his pony pal Pokey on those super-early mornings getting […]
Alex reviews this week’s DC Comics!
Alex Lu reviews Stjepan Sejic’s artistic debut on Aquaman and answers the question that’s on everyone’s mind: how are these Looney Tunes crossovers?!
One of the most difficult parts of being a high schooler is finding the place where you feel comfortable, where you feel you truly belong. The inherent desire to find a tribe that accepts you is overwhelming, sometimes scary. But when you find the right group of people who make your life worth something, then […]