In an era when conspiracy abounds, especially on the right with Pizzagate, crisis actors, chemtrails, and, of course, lizard people but also anti-vaxxers, and when so-called woo takes front and center in popular explorations of science — see Deepak Chopra being taken seriously, alien theories about Oumuamua, and speculation that we live in a hologram, […]
“The Life and Times of Jo Mora” is on deck
§ Nice Art: Paul Mounts posted a variant cover by Art Adams for Avengers Asssemble! Issue 700 that he colored, which is a nice tribute to Barry Windsor-Smith’s Avengers #100 cover. This Bronze Age look is strong style. § Heckuva day, huh? Last year when I took my oldest kid to London we went to […]
Black Book: The Art of Jim Starlin and Mindgames
An all-star group of creators gathers to discuss the work of Jim Starlin.
Sometimes movies do sell comics.
If half of the US movie going audience saw Avengers: Infinity War last night, and the rest will surely see it over the weekend, and (no spoilers) by Monday morning Thanos and Infinity Gauntlet will be household names, just like “Jon Snow” and “Sauron” before them. Infinity War is heavily based on The Infinity […]
The Infinite Universe of Jim Starlin opens soon at The Cartoon Art Museum
As noted many times here, Jim Starlin is a premiere creator in the Marvel Universe and beyond, and Thanos, a character he created while in college, is the current big bad of the Marvel U. Starlin’s Infinity Gauntlet series (which he wrote and Geore Perez drew) is not only the inspiration for Avengers Infinity War, […]
§ Nice art: Dark Horse will release a full collection of Evan Dorkin’s Milk and Cheese comics in May. This is what the 90s were all about, people. Sometimes dairy is a dish best served spoiled. Over the years, Milk and Cheese has proven to be a comic book of idiotic genius from the devilish mind of […]