Archive for the ‘Books’ Category

Grim_Noir Explores Strange, New Worlds of the Star Trek Universe

September 18th, 2016 | Posted by Grim_Noir | No Comments
You may have seen every episode of every Star Trek TV series, multiple times. You may be able to quote every line of dialogue from every Star Trek film (even, ...

387 – Gutter Talk Podcast – When Comic Companies
Spoil Their Own Stories!

July 17th, 2016 | Posted by JD (Host) | No Comments
GUTTER TALK! Episode 35 : Len aka Bat-Tribble and JD get together at Johnny Destructo’s Hero Complex to discuss Mosaic, Vigilante, Black Lightning and original black superheroes, CW’s Kid Flash, and ...

Grim_Noir Awards Lois Lane: DOUBLE DOWN with “Most Improved”

May 28th, 2016 | Posted by Grim_Noir | No Comments
Title: Lois Lane: DOUBLE DOWN Writer: Gwenda Bond Jacket and book design: Bob Lentz Published by Capstone/Switch Press Reviewed by Grim_Noir There is a great dichotomy to Ms. Lois Lane: Her sly cynicism toward those ...

370 – Spoiler Alert – Vision 7, Action Comics 52, Black Panther 2, The Fix 2, and a look back at Darwyn Cooke’s New Frontier!

May 17th, 2016 | Posted by JD (Host) | 1 Comment
On this episode: Johnny Destructo, Ambush Bug and Optimous Douche review this week’s books: Vision 7, Action Comics 52, Black Panther 2, The Fix 2, and a look back at ...

Grim_Noir Likes Shiki A (Salem’s) Lot

October 29th, 2015 | Posted by Grim_Noir | No Comments
Title: Shiki (anime series) Series Composition: Kenji Sugihara Director: Tetsuro Amino Script: Asami Ishikawa, Jun’ichi Shintaku, Kenji Sugihara, Noboru Takagi, Sawako Hirabayashi Chief Animation Director: Shinji Ochi Art Director: Ichirou Tatsuta Based On The Novel By: ...

Grim_Noir Stumbles Onto An International Incident Called Master Keaton

July 10th, 2015 | Posted by Grim_Noir | No Comments
Title: Master Keaton (volumes 1-3; more to follow) Story and Art: Naoki Urasawa Story: Hokusei Katsushika (a.k.a. Hajime Kimura); Takashi Nagasaki Editor: Amy Yu Lettering: Steve Dutro Translation & English Adaptation: John Werry Publisher: SHOGAKUKAN Licensed by: ...

Grim_Noir Checks The FALLOUT From A New Lois Lane

May 29th, 2015 | Posted by Grim_Noir | 1 Comment
Title: Lois Lane: FALLOUT Writer: Gwenda Bond Jacket and book design: Bob Lentz Published by Capstone/Switch Press Reviewed by Grim_Noir Lois Lane may be the most malleable character in all of superhero lore and that ...