JD reviews SPIDER-MEN 1!!

  • June 13th, 2012
  • Posted by JD (Host)
  • Comics

TITLE: SPIDER-MEN 1
WRITER: BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS
ARTIST: SARA PICHELLI
COLORIST: JUSTIN PONSOR
PUBLISHED BY MARVEL COMICS
REVIEWED BY JOHNNY DESTRUCTO
Is it necessary to tell you that during my recent cancer remission scare, one of my passing thoughts of “things to be thankful for to stay positive about my upcoming doom” was Well, at least I lived long enough to see Spider-Man swinging around on …


Ep 110: Spoiler Alert! Dark Avengers 175, Earth Two 2, Harbinger, Creator Owned Comics, Before Watchmen Minutemen and Extermination!

Johnny Destructo, Ambush Bug, NutMeg Adler and Optimous Douche review this week’s books: Dark Avengers 175, Earth Two 2, Harbinger 1, Creator Owned Comics 1, Before Watchmen Minutemen 1 and Extermination 1!
Take a listen and then feel free to comment below if you agree or disagree, or email us at info@poptardsgo.com!
 
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BEFORE WATCHMEN: SILK SPECTRE

  • June 11th, 2012
  • Posted by Optimous Douche
  • Comics

 

BEFORE WATCHMEN: SILK SPECTRE
Writers: Darwyn Cooke & Amanda Conner
Artist: Amanda Conner
Publisher: DC
Reviewer: Optimous Douche
I was harsh on last week’s BEFORE WATCHMEN: MINUTEMEN because the original WATCHMEN was much more than a comic to me. Not only was it was my introduction to super hero based comics (being the first book I ever picked up off the spinner rack), but more …


Is there ANY doubt that I will see this? DJANGO UNCHAINED, Tarantino’s latest! Trailer up now!


Grim_Noir Gets Swept Up In The TRON Uprising

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 mostly fell back in love with the series due to the fresh coat of Daft Punk gloss applied to TRON: Legacy.) While we/I wait for that ephemeral third film, Disney …


EARTH TWO issue 2 REVIEWED!

  • June 6th, 2012
  • Posted by JD (Host)
  • Comics

TITLE: EARTH TWO #2
WRITER: JAMES ROBINSON
PENCILLER: NICOLA SCOTT
INKER: TREVOR SCOTT
PUBLISHED BY DC COMICS
REVIEWED BY JOHNNY DESTRUCTO
“Nope, ok I guess that really IS Jay Garrick’s new costume. Eesh.”
When I first saw the Ivan Reis cover for this issue, as it was released on the internet, I stifled a simultaneous chuckle/gasp. A Chasp. And then later, someone came into my shop and …


BEFORE WATCHMEN: MINUTEMEN REVIEW

  • June 6th, 2012
  • Posted by Optimous Douche
  • Comics, Misc

 
BEFORE WATCHMEN: MINUTEMEN
Written & Drawn: Darwyn Cooke
Publisher: DC
Reviewer: Optimous Douche
 
BWM can best be described as a milquetoast THE TWELVE. It fucking kills me to write this, but I can’t lie. The power and impact is just not there anymore when you learn that these Golden Age pastiches of the DC universe had flaws. Yeah, we kind of know that already.
 
Plus, …