Island #1 (Image Comics, July 2015)

Risk. Not the strategy board game that made your cousin cry that one time, but real risk. It’s something that I feel isn’t seen much in the mainstream comic book landscape. Even some of what could be seen as the biggest risks taken by the big comic book publishers in recent years feel too carefully calculated.Continue reading “Island #1 (Image Comics, July 2015)”

Ant-Man (Marvel Studios 2015)

While Ant-Man himself is one of the original Avengers, it took fifteen years and eleven other films before he would finally be granted his silver screen debut. Marvel Studios’ latest film and the true end of “Phase Two”, the overlying arc spanning six films (Iron Man 3, Thor: The Dark World, Captain America: The Winter Soldier,Continue reading “Ant-Man (Marvel Studios 2015)”

Current Status: Friday | July 17th 2015 | 10:10pm

Current Proof of Life: Current Soundtrack: Current Rambling: Much has happened since my last update. Love won, we said hello to Pluto for the first time, and Comic-Con kicked everyone in the collective ass. I’ll get to all of that eventually. Another thing that happened is my mother was admitted to the hospital. This all started backContinue reading “Current Status: Friday | July 17th 2015 | 10:10pm”