How I Would Have Done Man of Steel

Before I even begin, let me say for the record, I loved Man of Steel. LOVED. I don’t think it was for everyone. Why? Well, every fan and writer has a different interpretation of who they think is their Superman. Whether it’s Donner’s, Lois & Clark (God, I hope not), Smallville or Grant Morrison, there’s a version of Superman for …


Grim_Noir Finds Things Getting Strangers and Mysterious Strangers

  • July 20th, 2013
  • Posted by Grim_Noir
  • Comics


Title: The Mysterious Strangers #1 and #2 (“The Purloined Leader”)
Writer: Chris Roberson
Artist: Scott Kowalchuk
Cover Art: Scott Kowalchuk & Dan Jackson
Variant Cover Art: Mike & Laura Allred
Colorist: Dan Jackson
Letterer: Ed Brisson
Publisher: Oni Press, Inc.
Reviewed by Grim_Noir
Anyone looking forward to Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. this Fall, or who rejoiced over the return of The Lone Gunmen in this week’s X-Files: Season 10 …


Episode 175: Quantum & Woody, Ballistic, Ghosted,
Jungle Book Last of the Species, Sheltered, Superman Unchained 2, Killjoys 2 and Justice League 22

Johnny Destructo, Ambush Bug, Matt Adler and Optimous Douche review this week’s books: Quantum & Woody 1, Ballistic 1, Ghosted 1, Jungle Book Last of the Species 5, Sheltered 1, Superman Unchained 2, True Lives of the Fabulous Killjoys 2 and Justice League 22!

Here is the time chart for each segment of the show, since we have a tendency to …


Episode 174: RetroSpectacle – Iron Man! Demon In A Bottle/ Extremis

Johnny Destructo and Dr. Hal Halbert lead a roundtable discussion looking back on some classic Iron Man stories: Demon In A Bottle and Extremis!
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Episode 173: Deadpool 11 (1990), Catalyst Comix 1, Absolution Rubicon, Batman Inc 12, Trinity of Sin: Pandora 1, Avengers AI, Superior Foes of Spider-Man and Dexter 1

Johnny Destructo, Ambush Bug and Optimous Douche review this week’s books: Deadpool 11 (1990), Catalyst Comix 1, Absolution Rubicon, Batman Inc 12, Trinity of Sin: Pandora 1, Avengers AI, Superior Foes of Spider-Man, Dexter 1!

Here is the time chart for each segment of the show, since we have a tendency to ramble:
email 1 – 00:57
email 2 – 05:54
Deadpool 11 (1990)- …


Grim_Noir Entertains Doubt (and Doubt Entertains Him, Too)

 

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 Arena), I was caught by surprise when the trappings of Yoshiki Tonogai‘s twisty and twisted manga, Doubt Volume 1, rasped across my lizard brain. The deserted psychiatric clinic, the serial …


Episode 172: Batman Superman 1, Melevalent
Mister Burns 1, Larfleeze 1, Uncanny 1, Lazarus 1 and Secret Avengers 5!

Johnny Destructo, Ambush Bug and Optimous Douche review this week’s books: Batman Superman 1, Melevalent Mister Burns 1, Larfleeze 1, Uncanny 1, Lazarus 1, Secret Avengers 5!

Here is the time chart for each segment of the show, since we have a tendency to ramble:
Listener email – 02:35
Batman Superman 1 – 03:43
Larfleeze 1 – 14:10
Malevolent Mister Burns 1 – 20:36
Lazarus 1 …