Archive for the ‘Pop Culture’ Category

Grim_Noir Watches The Kings Watch Men

September 15th, 2013 | Posted by Grim_Noir | No Comments
Title: Kings Watch Writer: Jeff Parker Covers: Marc Laming & Chris Sotomayor Variant Cover: Ramon K. Perez Art: Marc Laming Colorist: Jordon Boyd Letterer: Simon Bowland Published by Dynamite Entertainment Reviewed by Grim_Noir Mandrake The Magician. Flash Gordon. The ...

Grim_Noir Crunches the Numbers on Numbercruncher #2

August 21st, 2013 | Posted by Grim_Noir | No Comments
Title: Numbercruncher #2 (of 4) Writer: Si Spurrier Artist: P.J. Holden Colorist: Jordie Bellaire Letterer: Simon Bowland Title & Original Layout: Simon Parr Publisher: Titan Comics Reviewed by Grim_Noir Quick: Which would you rather have? One more day ...

Grim_Noir Entertains Doubt (and Doubt Entertains Him, Too)

July 4th, 2013 | Posted by Grim_Noir | No Comments
  Title: Doubt – Volume #1 Storyteller: Yoshiki Tonogai Cover Art: Yoshiki Tonogai Translation and Letterer: Alexis Eckerman Publisher: Square Enix Licensed by: Yen Press Reviewed by Grim_Noir Swimming through the chum-laden waters of Saw wannabes (like Avengers ...

Grim_Noir: “Punching Cancer” (Right In The Junk)

May 30th, 2013 | Posted by Grim_Noir | 1 Comment
Title: Daredevil #26 (back-up story) Storytellers: Mark Waid & Chris Samnee Cover Art: Chris Samnee & Javier Rodriguez Variant Cover Art: Paolo Rivera Color Art: Javier Rodriguez Letterer: VC’s Joe Caramagna Publisher: Marvel Entertainment Reviewed by Grim_Noir It ...

Grim_Noir Sinks His Teeth Into Underwood and Flinch

March 30th, 2013 | Posted by Grim_Noir | No Comments
  Title: Underwood and Flinch Writer/Producer/Narrator/Aural Artist: Mike Bennett Title Theme: Amad Amma by Farid Farjad Published at UnderwoodAndFlinch.com Reviewed by Grim_Noir “The road to Hell…begins with the first step…” How’s that for a mash-up? This is ...

Grim_Noir Reviews AND Previews DC’S New(er) Universe

March 2nd, 2013 | Posted by Grim_Noir | No Comments
Title: Ame-Comi Girls Writers: Jimmy Palmiotti and Justin Gray Covers: Amanda Conner, Sanford Greene, Ted Naifeh, Emanuela Luppacchino Variant Wonder Woman Cover by Dustin Nguyen Art: Amanda Conner, Tony Akins, Sanford Greene, Ted Naifeh, ...

Grim_Noir Crosses Paths With… The Skull Man

January 26th, 2013 | Posted by Grim_Noir | No Comments
Title: The Skull Man (DVD set) Original Story: Shotaro Ishinomori Series Composition: Yutaka Izubuchi Director: Takeshi Mori Animation Production: studio BONES DVDs Produced By: Sentai Filmworks Viewable at www.hulu.com (*subtitled only) Reviewed by Grim_Noir When you find something ...