Archive for the ‘Pop Culture’ Category

Grim_Noir’s POP/Ed: The Assassination of Chuck X
By The Coward Brian Michael Bendis

September 16th, 2012 | Posted by Grim_Noir | 13 Comments
I wanted to walk around with my reaction to the death of Professor Charles Xavier in Marvel’s AvX #11 for a few days while the news spread out to the ...

Grim_Noir Takes Aim At The New VALIANT’s Archer & Armstrong #1

August 12th, 2012 | Posted by Grim_Noir | No Comments
Title: Archer & Armstrong #1 Writer: Fred Van Lente Covers: Mico Suayan (or) Clayton Henry Variant Covers by David Aja (or) Neal Adams Art: Clayton Henry Colorist: Matt Milla Letterers: Dave Lanphear Published by Valiant Entertainment Reviewed by ...

Grim_Noir Is Guardedly Optimistic About The
New Buffy The Vampire Slayer Comics Story Arc

July 15th, 2012 | Posted by Grim_Noir | 1 Comment
Title: Buffy The Vampire Slayer: Guarded – Part I Writer: Andrew Chambliss Covers: Phil Noto (or) Georges Jeanty Penciller: Georges Jeanty Inker: Nathan Massengill Colorist: Michelle Madsen Letterers: Richard Starkings & Jimmy Betancourt (Comicraft) Executive Producer: Joss ...

Grim_Noir Gets Swept Up In The TRON Uprising

June 7th, 2012 | Posted by Grim_Noir | 5 Comments
Some of us are praying this very minute that Disney makes a third TRON film to complete this wannabe-franchise’s trilogy. And by “some of us,” I mean “me.” (And I ...

So, I have a fair amount of free tyme on my hands

May 31st, 2012 | Posted by Y | 1 Comment
At the moment I have 2 loves in my life, Nyan Cat and The Avengers, so I made them play togeter.

Grim_Noir Assembles Anime Avengers for the Replacements Game

May 27th, 2012 | Posted by Grim_Noir | No Comments
I learned a new game last month. It’s called “The Replacements game.” Like the Keanu Reeves movie, one player challenges the other to come up with a replacement team, IF ...

Grim_Noir Knows What Evil Lurks In Garth Ennis’ The Shadow

April 22nd, 2012 | Posted by Grim_Noir | 4 Comments
TITLE: THE SHADOW # 1 WRITER: GARTH ENNIS ART: AARON CAMPBELL LETTERING: ROB STEEN COLORING: CARLOS LOPEZ PUBLISHED BY DYNAMITE ENTERTAINMENT REVIEWED BY GRIM_NOIR Garth Ennis’ writing is like being on a bad first date: He’s too ...