Archive for the ‘Books’ Category

Grim_Noir Takes One Last, Long, Strange Trip With Satoshi Kon’s OPUS Manga

December 15th, 2014 | Posted by Grim_Noir | No Comments
Title: Opus Story and Art: Satoshi Kon Editor: Carl Gustav Horn Lettering and Retouch: IHL Translation: Zack Davisson Publisher: Tokuma Shoten Publishing Company, Ltd Licensed by: Dark Horse Comics Reviewed by Grim_Noir “OPUS (noun): 1. a piece of ...

Grim_Noir Gets INFECTED With a Bad Case of the “Sigler-verse”

October 24th, 2014 | Posted by Grim_Noir | No Comments
Title: Infected Writer/Producer/Narrator/Aural Artist: Scott Sigler Reviewed by Grim_Noir So, are you looking for something scary this Halloween? ‘Cause if you are, then I should warn you, you’re gonna see all sorts of ...

Episode 230 – Eye of Newt 1, MPH 2, Wicked +
The Divine 1, Original Sin 4, Nova 18, and Punisher 7!

June 23rd, 2014 | Posted by JD (Host) | 3 Comments
Johnny Destructo, Matt Adler, Ambush Bug and Optimous Douche review this week’s books: Eye of Newt 1, MPH 2, Wicked + The Divine 1, Original Sin 4, Nova 18, Punisher ...

Grim_Noir Says, “All You Need Is [To] Kill [The] Edge Of Tomorrow

June 12th, 2014 | Posted by Grim_Noir | 3 Comments
Title: Edge of Tomorrow (“adapted” from the novel All You Need Is Kill) Writer (original novel): Hiroshi Sakurazaka Screenplay(s): Dante Harper, Joby Harold, Jez Butterworth and John-Henry Butterworth, Simon Kinberg, Christopher McQuarrie Directed ...

Episode 221: Crossed Annual 2014, Conan The Avenger 1, Secret Origins 1, Justice League United 1, Elektra, 7th Sword, and Flash 30!

April 28th, 2014 | Posted by JD (Host) | 12 Comments
Johnny Destructo, Matt Adler, Ambush Bug and Optimous Douche review this week’s books: Crossed Annual 2014, Conan The Avenger 1, Secret Origins 1, Justice League United 1, Elektra, 7th Sword, ...

Grim_Noir Completes The Complete Accident Man

February 6th, 2014 | Posted by Grim_Noir | No Comments
  Title: The Complete Accident Man (Hardcover) Writers: Pat Mills & Tony Skinner Cover: Howard Chaykin Art: Martin Emond (Book 1); Duke Mighten (Book 2 & Dark Horse mini-series); John Erasmus (Book 3) Published by ...

Pop/Ed: Grim_Noir’s Top 13 Pop Culture Moments From 2013

January 3rd, 2014 | Posted by Grim_Noir | No Comments
Wow. This year whipped by like freefall with an unpacked parachute, didn’t it? As 2013 draws to a close, it is traditional to sit back and take stock of the events ...