Release date: 20 December 2017
Monday, 27 March 2017 14:20
I have written twice before of the days in which a comics collector would have to go to several stores in order to get their favored books. I have thus far written about four such places, some better than others. But THIS time, I will be writing about the very BEST convenience stores in which I found my books!! Read more...
Published in Let's Talk Comics
Thursday, 07 January 2016 17:08
We’re back! With the THRILLING Part 2 of the 5th Annual Bleedies! Yeah, that was a super long intermission, but hey, I want people to take their time (and catch up on their favorite comics) while they go to the bathroom and get liquored up! Read more...
Published in Pop Culture
Monday, 30 March 2015 22:40
There’s an old song by Peter Allen, Everything Old is New Again. Sure it’s a bit of a love song but who better to relate to this sentiment than comic book readers? Comic book fans are truly passionate about the characters they read about and when one reemerges from the past it can prove tricky. Fans either really loved the old version or they’re ready for a do-over. The same can go for just about anything that’s old that’s new again. Sometimes do-overs aren’t done well and they turn out to be do-unders. The Black Hood character first appeared in Top-Notch #9 in October 1940 for MLJ comics, which would later be named Archie Comics. Black Hood was a masked/costumed man who was trained by a hermit to battle evil. His true identity was Kip Burland, an ex-cop who was framed for grand larceny. He was eventually cleared of the charges but he did not go back to his job as a cop and continued to fight evil as the Black Hood. Read more...
Published in Comic Book Reviews