Category Archives: Comics

Comic Reviews 16 October 2013

BRIEF COMIC REVIEWS A + X #13 The first of a six-part A+X story starts in this issue. The skrulls, the universe’s punching bag since Secret Invasion, have a secret group of superpowered zealot skrulls who are posing a potential … Continue reading

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Comic Reviews 9 October 2013

BRIEF COMIC REVIEWS Each week I write comic reviews on the Google Plus Comic Book Community. This post contains last week’s reviews. ASTONISHING X-MEN #68 Warbird has been a really strange focal character. Not really a mutant, so much as … Continue reading

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Comic Reviews 2 October 2013

A+X #12 Beast, as I’ll get onto in the next review, is the master of dubious moral decisions. Wonder Man is a pacifist in the most judgemental and annoying way at the moment. Still, A+X puts them both together and … Continue reading

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Explosion High!

The day has finally arrived! Thanks to the work of the Mighty Mike Armstrong, Explosion High! is finally live! The site has been made to change to an optimal view whether you’re on a PC, tablet or phone, even shifting … Continue reading

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Wrapping Up 2012: Comics

Here’s my first look back at my experience of the popular culture in 2012. We’re starting with the year in comics.

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But I Like Cyclops…

Everyone hates Scott “Slim” Summers, aka Cyclops from the X-Men. Not so. I’m a big fan, and in this article I start to explore the necessity for this kind of character, why people like and hate him, and my own … Continue reading

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The Life and Death(s) of Professor X

A bit of a spoiler, but Professor X, the guy who made the X-Men, is dead. It was met with a collective sigh, and the tapping of keyboards from several bloggers, pointing out the number of times he’s died in … Continue reading

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