Posts Tagged ‘Grim_Noir’

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 ...

Grim_Noir Opens The Book on Saga Issue #1

March 20th, 2012 | Posted by Grim_Noir | No Comments
TITLE: SAGA – CHAPTER ONE WRITER: BRIAN K. VAUGHAN ART (COVER & INTERIOR): FIONA STAPLES LETTERING: FONOGRAFIKS PUBLISHED BY IMAGE COMICS REVIEWED BY GRIM_NOIR Attention HBO Executives: When Prohibition finally ends on Boardwalk Empire and you run ...

Grim_Noir Roots For A “Lost (Girl)” Cause

March 2nd, 2012 | Posted by Grim_Noir | 1 Comment
Like Madonna at the Super Bowl, it is halftime in America for season one of SyFy’s Canadian import Lost Girl. And, like the Material Girl’s performance, Lost Girl delivers more ...

Grim_Noir goes beyond the Batman Beyond Trade Paperbacks

February 1st, 2012 | Posted by Grim_Noir | No Comments
Titles: Batman Beyond: Hush Beyond and Batman Beyond: Industrial Revolution Writer: Adam Beechen Covers: Dustin Nguyen & Darwyn Cooke Pencillers: Ryan Benjamin, Eduardo Pansica, Chris Batista Inkers: John Stanisci, Eber Ferreira, Rich Perrotta Colorist: David ...

Grim_Noir checks out DEM BONGOs! (mini-reviews)

January 3rd, 2012 | Posted by Grim_Noir | No Comments
Poor L’il Bongo Comics Group. They are the Booster Gold of the comics publishing world; percieved by the general public as a quick corporate cash-in/tie-in to Matt Groening’s TV series, ...

Grim_Noir Finds “Space Battleship Yamato” Flying Under The Radar

December 2nd, 2011 | Posted by Grim_Noir | No Comments
I would like to propose the hashtag #OccupyStarBlazers. For a year now, Dark Forces have been engaged in a conspiracy. I’m not talking about the current economic crisis or a sinister ...