Monthly Archives: August 2015

ComicBook Countdown for the Week of August 31

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on August 31, 2015. There’s nary a week when great comics, movies, or television shows aren’t all vying for our attention. It can be hard to keep up with it all, but that’s … Continue reading

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Fastball Feedback: Comic Book Reviews for August 26

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on August 26, 2015. The word “monster” is used in a lot of different ways. There are literal monsters with horns and bulging eyes, designed to fill us with terror or awe. There … Continue reading

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FF VII: Entry Two: Freaking Scorpions with Freaking Laser Beams

The second round of Final Fantasy VII landed on Saturday night under the worst possible circumstances. I was half-way between fine to drive and blackout drunk (it’s a broad range) with my girlfriend and her older brother at this apartment. … Continue reading

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ComicBook Countdown for the Week of August 24

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on August 24, 2015. There’s nary a week when great comics, movies, or television shows aren’t all vying for our attention. It can be hard to keep up with it all, but that’s … Continue reading

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FF VII: Who Needs a Second Fist?

I don’t play video games. That’s not an absolute rule, but I generally don’t play video games. Between the day job, comics, writing, holding onto some semblance of a social life, and simply trying to survive, I just don’t have … Continue reading

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Fastball Feedback: Comic Book Reviews for August 12

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on August 19, 2015. Despite endless drama, awkwardness, and general anxiety, being a teenager is actually a lot of fun. You get to discover what makes you you, fall in and out of … Continue reading

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Robert Venditti Discusses the Future of X-O Manowar

Robert Venditti and X-O Manowar have been an integral part of Valiant Entertainment since its relaunch in 2012. For more than three years, Venditti has written X-O Manowar and two of the company’s big crossover events. As the company’s longest-running writer, Venditti begins X-O’s … Continue reading

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ADVANCE REVIEW: House of M #1

  This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on August 17, 2015. Secret Wars has presented a unique opportunity for all of its tie-ins. Rather than mandating a core plot to which every mini-series must relate, it provides a setting … Continue reading

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ADVANCE REVIEW: Plutona #1 Introduces Your New Favorite Artist

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on August 17, 2015. I’m not going to bury the lede. You should check out Plutona #1, even if it’s just so you know who Emi Lenox is, because she is the breakout … Continue reading

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ComicBook Countdown for the Week of August 17

This article was originally published at ComicBook.Com on August 17, 2015. There’s nary a week when great comics, movies, or television shows aren’t all vying for our attention. It can be hard to keep up with it all, but that’s … Continue reading

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