Books Comics

Comics Review: Trees Vol. 1

Title: Trees Volume 1: Trees Authors: Warren Ellis (words), Jason Howard (art) Publisher: Image Comics Ten years after they landed. All over the world. And they did nothing, standing on the surface of the Earth like trees, exerting their silent pressure on the world, as if there were no-one here and nothing under foot. TenContinue Reading “Comics Review: Trees Vol. 1”

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In Which I Read "I Hate Fairyland" #1 by Skottie Young

Superstar SKOTTIE YOUNG (Rocket Raccoon, Wizard of Oz) makes his Image debut with an ALL-NEW SERIES! The Adventure Time/Alice in Wonderland-style epic that smashes its cute little face against Tank Girl/Deadpool-esque violent madness has arrived. In an adventure that ain’t for the little kiddies, (unless you have super cool parents, then whatever), you’ll meet Gert—aContinue Reading “In Which I Read "I Hate Fairyland" #1 by Skottie Young”

Books Comics

WBW (Comic)Book Corner: Spider-Man 2099 #1

Published: July 09, 2014Writer:Peter DavidCover Artist:Simone Bianchi ALL-NEW SERIES FROM THE PAGES OF AMAZING SPIDER-MAN! The book you have been demanding for months finally hits the stands! Miguel O Hara is Spider-Man in the year 2099 but he’s currently stuck in the year 2014. He was stranded here by his father who is the headContinue Reading “WBW (Comic)Book Corner: Spider-Man 2099 #1”

Comics Fiction

NCBD: June 11 2014

Hey guys! It’s Wednesday, and that means its New Comic Book Day (NCBD)! Yay! This week I’m looking at the amazing (pun not intended) peek into Spidey’s origin in The Amazing Spider-Man #1.2: Learning to Crawl, and then finally I’m wrapping up this weeks NCBD spotlight with Image graphic novel Ghosted volume 2. If you are unfamiliar withContinue Reading “NCBD: June 11 2014”

Comics Writing

NCBD: Captain Marvel's a No-Show!

What are Marvel at, huh? They’ve gone and duped us! Duped us I say! Guardians of the Galaxy was released last Wednesday, with a striking cover illustration of the female hero Captain Marvel, and the cover even tells us “and now… CAPTAIN MARVEL”, but when you open up your copy, no your eyes are notContinue Reading “NCBD: Captain Marvel's a No-Show!”

Comics Movies Writing

The Enemies of The Amazing Spider-Man 2

Peter Parker runs the gauntlet as the mysterious company Oscorp sends up a slew of supervillains against him, impacting on his life. Let me start by saying brilliant BRILLIANT BRILLIANT! The best Spider-Man movie to date, although in saying that, I have yet to see the first Amazing Spider-Man movie. And to top it allContinue Reading “The Enemies of The Amazing Spider-Man 2”

Blog Comics Personal Writing

Bizarro

IN the DC Comics Universe (Pre-New 52), there is a planet called “Htrae”, which is “Earth” spelled backwards. On this planet, everyone and everything is the reverse and complete opposite to everything and everyone on the planet Earth. This got me thinking as to what the complete opposite and reverse of me would be. IContinue Reading “Bizarro”

Blog Comics Personal TV Writing

Stream of Consciousness April-5-2014

This post is part of SoCS: (http://lindaghill.wordpress.com/2014/03/01/socs-stream-of-consiousness-saturday-the-rules/) My friends and I are total nerds–geeks–whatever you want to call it–we love all things Doctor Who related and comic books. Doctor Who is usually our main topic–especially if we’re scrolling through Facebook or Tumblr and we see a Doctor Who meme, we’ll like, share and tag eachContinue Reading “Stream of Consciousness April-5-2014”